Tuesday

25th Apr 2017

Ticker

Former Cameron advisor convicted in phone hacking trial

Andy Coulson, UK prime minister David Cameron’s former advisor, faces jail after being convicted over his involvement in the News of the World phone-hacking scandal. Coulson was Cameron’s press secretary from 2007-2011 after resigning as editor following allegations that the paper hacked the phones of hundreds of celebrities and politicians.

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.