Adam Gopnik writes about Richard Wilbur, Molière, and the inspiration behind French President Emmanuel Macron’s social policy.
French President Emmanuel Macron unveiled a plan to bolster France's domestic security on Wednesday during a speech to police forces at the presidential Elysée Palace.
The Chinese Communists are having a congress, with their boss Xi Jinping hoping to consolidate his already considerable position. There's a call for the French government to tell "the truth" about President Emmanuel Macron's budget. And what went wrong in Somalia last weekend?
``More than fifty years ago, in 1965, French President Charles de Gaulle withdrew his ministers from the Council of the EU, de facto vetoing all decisions. According to Yanis Varoufakis, former finance minister for Greece, Macron should consider refreshing this tactic -- but for the opposite reason. Show More Summary
Young, dynamic and preaching renewal, Austria's next likely leader, the 31-year-old Sebastian Kurz, is already inviting comparisons with French President Emmanuel Macron. But while Macron is making good on promises … Click to Contin...
Lawmakers brace for a fight over fiscal handshakes offered the rich as President Macron's first budget goes to Parliament while French women flood social media with #Denonceyourpig slogans as the scandal engulfing Hollywood heavyweight Harvey Weinstein sparks revulsion in France.
Former French president Francois Hollande on Tuesday slammed Donald Trump's hardline stance on the Iran nuclear deal -- which Paris helped to negotiate -- as a "double fault", warning the US president's "unpredictability" threatened global stability. Show More Summary
Prime minister to phone French leader in hope of broadening negotiations to include talks on interim phase before leaving EU Theresa May is to to appeal to the French president, Emmanuel Macron, to widen the Brexit negotiations to discuss a transition period, in the latest move amid a high-stakes flurry of diplomatic activity. Show More Summary
Emmanuel Macron denies he is a "richman"s President and vows to stay the course of unpopular reform in first televised interview since his election.
European Union foreign ministers are urging the U.S. Congress to safeguard the Iran nuclear agreement after President Donald Trump withdrew his support for the deal. French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le … Click to Continue »
President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday said he was a president of all French, dismissing opponents' criticisms that his policies favour the rich and said his countrymen should adopt a more positive attitude towards success.
The producer's actions lack "honneur," says Emmanuel Macron.
French President Emmanuel Macron has begun the process to remove Harvey Weinstein’s Legion d’Honneur distinction, he told local news, and tweeted, tonight. This comes as Weinstein, who is facing a mounting barrage of allegations of sexual...Show More Summary
PARIS (Reuters) - President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday said he was a president of all French, dismissing opponents' criticisms that his policies favor the rich and said his countrymen should adopt a more positive attitude toward succ...
British police are investigating three new allegations of sexual assault against film producer Harvey Weinstein, all made by the same woman. In another blow to the Hollywood titan after he … Click to Continue »
The Latest on France President Emmanuel Macron's first national television interview (all times local): 9:50 p.m. French President Emmanuel Macron is criticizing U.S. President Donald Trump's hard-line position on Iran … Click to Continue »
French President Emmanuel Macron has given his first national television interview since his election as he tries to win back public support. Macron appeared both combative and defensive while pressing … Click to Continue »
The Latest on sexual assault and harassment allegations against movie producer Harvey Weinstein (all times local): 8:20 p.m. French President Emmanuel Macron says that he wants to revoke Harvey Weinstein's … Click to Continue »
PARIS (Reuters) - Emmanuel Macron on Sunday said he was a president of all French, dismissing opponents' criticisms that his policies favor the rich, and said it would be two years before the full impact of his labor reforms would show in the job market.