Tuesday

25th Apr 2017

Ticker

EU set to drop binding targets on renewable energy

The EU on Wednesday is set to drop binding 2030 targets on renewable energy, reports the BBC. The UK, Poland, France, and Spain are said to have lobbied to get the binding targets removed from the clean energy policy. The original proposal called for a 24-27% target for renewables.

France still anxious over possibility of Le Pen win

Despite opinion polls that place centrist Macron well ahead of the far-right leader Le Pen in the 7 May presidential run-off, doubts are emerging about his capacity to unite the French people around his candidacy.

Russia suspected of Macron hack

Likely Russian spies tried to steal email passwords from Macron's people the same way they hacked US elections, new study says.

Investigation

Le Pen-Poutine: des liens qui remontent à loin

La leader du Front National a rencontré le président russe trois fois, et non pas une comme elle l'affirme. Mais l'argent que son parti a obtenu, et sous quelles conditions, restent un mystère.