Reforming the EU: Can Europe win back the trust of its citizens?The EU has become "too big, too bossy, too interfering", says British Prime Minister David Cameron. French President François Hollande believes that "Europe has beco...
France's National Front: Le Pen father and daughter at loggerheadsMarine Le Pen has worked hard to distance herself and the National Front party from her father and its honorary president Jean-Marie Le Pen, first and foremost from the racist and...
Poland celebrates 10 years in EU (part 1)It's now ten years since Poland joined the EU. Over the past decade, the former Communist state has received more than €70 billion in EU funds, helping it modernise its econom...
Poland celebrates 10 years in EU (part 2)Poland has vowed to reduce its dependence on Russian gas in the wake of the Ukrainian crisis. But how will Warsaw achieve this goal? Environmentalists fear the country will be enco...
The Business Interview
THE BUSINESS INTERVIEW
Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Former member of the European Central Bank's Executive BoardEurosceptic parties seized ground in last weekend's European elections. What do these latest political turns actually mean for the Eurozone economy? To answer that question, M...
The Eurosceptic Agenda: Marine Le Pen in Brussels to Form Coalition (part 2)After stunning France's political landscape, Marine Le Pen took center stage in Brussels this Wednesday. After her far-right National Front took one vote in four in last Sunda...
The Eurosceptic Agenda: Marine Le Pen in Brussels to Form CoalitionAfter stunning France's political landscape, Marine Le Pen took center stage in Brussels this Wednesday. After her far-right National Front took one vote in four in last Sunda...
French far-right triumphs at polls, opposition leader quits over scandalThe polls had predicted it, but it nonetheless shattered the French political world: for the first time, the far-right National Front party has won a national election here in Fran...
A look at the European Parliament’s eurosceptic partiesTwo days after eurosceptic parties from across Europe made major gains in the European Parliamentary elections, FRANCE 24 takes a closer look at the main groups and what they stand...
In The Papers
IN THE WORLD PAPERS
Euro bluesINTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Tues. 27.05.14: We turn the spotlight onto three important elections today: European, Ukrainian and Egyptian.
In The Papers
IN THE FRENCH PAPERS
Cluster bomb at the UMPFRENCH PAPERS - Tues. 27.05.14: French papers focus on the growing Bygmalion scandal at the UMP and the rise of the far-right National Front.
Historic gains for far-right in European electionsThe centre-right European People’s Party (EPP) came out on top in the European Parliament elections Sunday, but the night belonged to eurosceptic parties, chief among them France’s...