France said it was continuing talks with its European and US partners on the programme.
In a February 7-17 survey, 44% of respondents said they were satisfied with Macron, down six points from Ifop’s previous poll in January.
Saying that it was ‘Modiji who personally got the deal done’, the Congress president’s barb comes a day after after the defence minister claimed that a secrecy pact between France and India prevented her from divulging details.
The French foreign minister said the US ‘should know what to expect’ if it leaves international climate pact and seeks a trade deal with Europe.
The French President said that he would have a “real problem” with Turkey’s intervention against Kurdish militia in Syria if it turned into an outright “invasion”.
Harassment of women and worse are as rampant in France as in many other countries, despite romantic notions of the ideal French woman.
Britain’s border was extended into France under a 2003 bilateral treaty known as the Le Touquet accord. But a migration crisis and the Brexit vote to leave the EU have made the arrangement an increasing source of friction.
From 1917 on, communism has come a long way. But to observe that it is obsolete is not to argue that it never travelled well.
The Yemeni population shall be, subject to “the largest famine the world has seen for many decades with millions of victims”, if humanitarian aid is not urgently provided.
Macron said it was time to end the hypocrisy of pretending that there was any prospect of an advance in Turkey’s membership talks with the EU.
“The fight is not won today … it is essential not only to maintain but to further improve our agility on the ground, to innovate more and to focus our priorities on the regions identified as the most vulnerable.”
Macron unveiled grants after Trump in June said he was pulling the US out of an international accord to reduce greenhouse gas emissions that was brokered in Paris in 2015.
French President Emmanuel Macron’s popularity rose above 50% for the first time since he was elected in May.
The somewhat cynical rationale seems to be that humanitarian workers will leave if enough pressure is applied, and migrants will stop coming to Calais.
The defence minister clarified that not “a single procedure was violated” during the purchase and that when the Modi government came to power, “the situation was grim” and that it had “to move forward fast”.
Napoleon famously crowned himself emperor at Notre Dame cathedral in 1804, placing the Roman-style laurel wreath on his own head, even though Pope Pius VII was there presiding over the coronation.
An ISIS militant was responsible for the attack, the group’s Amaq news agency said.
French President Emmanuel Macron called for the EU to work more closely on defence and immigration and for the euro zone to have its own budget
Hitting back at Macron’s pledge to give no ground to “slackers”, some in Paris carried placards reading “Slacker on Strike”.
If Emmanuel Macron is indeed able to push through the labour market reform, he would have succeeded where many other French presidents have failed.
France is a main partner in the US-led coalition helping Baghdad fight the militants who seized parts of Iraq and Syria in 2014.
Marine Le Pen’s National Front “unanimously reaffirmed” its commitment to the sovereignty of France “as the fundamental objective” of its political agenda.
The US, Britain France and others pledged commitment to a decades-old Non-Proliferation Treaty instead, boycotting the talks.
“The French people are not driven by patient curiosity, but by an uncompromising demand. It is a profound transformation that they expect.”
The Sahel Force is a new multinational military force to tackle Islamist militants in the Sahel in coordination with French and UN peacekeeping forces.
Eight people were wounded in a shooting in front of a mosque in southern France in an incident police are not considering a terror attack.
The youngest, most ethnically diverse and gender-balanced parliament in France’s history held its first session on Tuesday in a test for new lawmakers.
Macron’s efforts to enact his ambitious reform agenda amidst a budget deficit with a restive populace will be his legislature’s Rorschach test.
The French parliament will welcome among its ranks, economists, mathematicians, academicians, entrepreneurs and genocide survivors.
Female parliamentary representation has increased steadily in France in recent years.
The French President’s victory will not only pave his way to deliver on campaign pledges, but will also bring to light the changing political scenario in France.
According to the poll, the low count is to be blamed on voter fatigue and disillusion with French President Macron’s policies.
The president aims at delivering on all the promises he made during his campaign, especially those of job training, corporate taxes, and renewable energy.
Emergency powers give the French police wider search and arrest powers while authorities have used these to successfully prohibit public gatherings.
Macron, who took office two weeks ago, has said that dialogue with Russia is vital in tackling a number of international disputes.
The latest figures on the world wine market confirm that the industry is undergoing considerable change, with European countries finding their positions and strategies challenged by the new world.
At a festival intertwined with France’s national identity, the tension of art, politics and commerce always looms.
With Hassan Rouhani re-elected, French President Emmanuel Macron has high hopes of better economic and cultural ties with Iran
President Macron’s election as president smashed decades-old left-right grip on politics with the conservative Republicans (LR) and Socialists in shock.
Macron undertakes his first trip as president to Mali where the security situation has worsened despite French intervention four years ago.