France in focus

Politics: National Front shakes off 'far right' label

By: Jeanne LAVENANT | Charles BOBE | Stéphanie CHEVAL
1 min

This week, Marine Le Pen threatens legal action against anyone who continues to call her National Front party 'far right'. The party's candidate clinched nearly half of the votes in a recent local by-election, and is on track for a big win in next year’s European Parliament elections. Also, we take you to a farm in Picardie where prison inmates prepare for life on the outside. Finally, we take a look at the life and love of Edith Piaf 50 years after her death.