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#French election

From TheJournal.ie Macron sweeps to victory in parliamentary election (but falls short of landslide) French Election

Macron sweeps to victory in parliamentary election (but falls short of landslide)

Marine Le Pen’s National Front, meanwhile, had a disappointing result.

From TheJournal.ie French elections: Macron on the way to overwhelming majority Yes We Macron

French elections: Macron on the way to overwhelming majority

Macron has enjoyed a smooth start in the five weeks since he beat far-right candidate Marine Le Pen.

From TheJournal.ie Édouard Philippe: France's little-known new prime minister Bienvenue

Édouard Philippe: France's little-known new prime minister

One anonymous insider described Philippe as “intelligent, lively and at times a bit crazy”.

From TheJournal.ie The 4 big challenges Emmanuel Macron will face as president New Kid On The Bloc

The 4 big challenges Emmanuel Macron will face as president

After defeating the far-right, the fight is just beginning for France’s youngest leader since Napoleon Bonaparte.

From TheJournal.ie From Donald Trump to Michael D Higgins, there are lots of congrats for Emmanuel Macron today Landslide

From Donald Trump to Michael D Higgins, there are lots of congrats for Emmanuel Macron today

Macron handsomely won the French presidency ahead of Marine Le Pen.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Who do you think will win in the French presidential election? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will win in the French presidential election?

Whoever wins today’s vote it is set to cause profound change for France.

From TheJournal.ie Macron says hacked documents have been mixed with false ones to 'sow doubt and disinformation' French Election

Macron says hacked documents have been mixed with false ones to 'sow doubt and disinformation'

A flood of internal documents were released online last night, barely 24 hours before the election.

From TheJournal.ie 'En Marche! Vive La France' - Barack Obama has weighed in on the French election Yes We Macron This post contains videos

'En Marche! Vive La France' - Barack Obama has weighed in on the French election

Obama says he won’t be getting involved in “many elections”.

From TheJournal.ie Trouble for Le Pen as her replacement steps aside amid allegations of Holocaust denial Baggage

Trouble for Le Pen as her replacement steps aside amid allegations of Holocaust denial

Marine Le Pen temporarily resigned as leader of the Front National.

From TheJournal.ie France had a presidential election yesterday...now what happens? Le Explainer

France had a presidential election yesterday...now what happens?

And why does it matter?

From TheJournal.ie Too tight to call: Here's what to know as France votes for a new president Explainer

Too tight to call: Here's what to know as France votes for a new president

The topsy-turvy election means the result is next to impossible to predict.

From TheJournal.ie A French presidential candidate could be in trouble over his luxury suits Sharp Dressed Man

A French presidential candidate could be in trouble over his luxury suits

The suits are worth €13,000.

From TheJournal.ie Le Pen ignores summons over allegations she misused European Parliament funds No Show

Le Pen ignores summons over allegations she misused European Parliament funds

Le Pen “was summoned this morning and did not turn up,” a judicial source said.

From TheJournal.ie Allegations that his wife earned €830,000 in a "fake job" could end a man's bid for France's presidency Fake Jobs
From TheJournal.ie Francois Hollande wins French presidential election France

Francois Hollande wins French presidential election

Nicolas Sarkozy has conceded defeat after polls showed him in line to lose the ballot.

From TheJournal.ie French election hangs in balance - but polls suggest Sarkozy defeat France

French election hangs in balance - but polls suggest Sarkozy defeat

The first ballots have been cast today in a vote that could have major consequences for Europe.