Tuesday

25th Apr 2017

Ticker

Centre-right Gerb party tops Bulgaria result

With 75% of votes counted, the opposition centre-right Gerb party in Bulgaria has come top with 31%, the ruling centre-left Socialists got 19%, the Turkish minority party 16%, a pro-press freedom party led by former TV anchor Barekov got 11% and the new right-wing Reformists 6%.

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.