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    52pc of Macron parliamentary candidates new to politics, 50pc women

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 09:01pm on May 11, 2017

    Incoming French president Emmanuel Macron’s centrist movement on Thursday unveiled 428 candidates for June’s general election, 52 per cent of whom are new to politics...

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    Macron triumphs but focus turns to challenges ahead

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:20am on May 09, 2017

    Emmanuel Macron won a resounding victory in the French presidential election but the focus shifted immediately Monday to whether he can govern the country without...

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    Macron elected French president

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 01:09am on May 08, 2017

    Pro-European centrist Emmanuel Macron resoundingly won France’s landmark presidential election on Sunday, first estimates showed, defeating far-right leader Marine Le Pen in a pivotal vote...

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    France set to pick new president

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:41am on May 08, 2017

    France went to the polls Sunday to choose between centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen for president, in a watershed election both...

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    Bolt wants to be one of the best footballers

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 01:33am on May 07, 2017

    Usain Bolt conquered athletics and now the fastest man on the planet says he wants to become among the top players in world football...

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    Cartoonists ‘first victims’ of crackdowns on press

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:59am on May 06, 2017

    Ten countries including Russia, Turkey and India have been condemned for censoring, locking up or threatening cartoonists in a new report published Friday...

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    Media ‘never under so much threat’: RSF

    Agence France-Presse . Paris, France | Updated at 12:56am on April 27, 2017

    Press freedom has never been as threatened as it is now, in the ‘new post-truth era of fake news’ after the election of US president...

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    Macron, Le Pen vie to embody change in presidential run-off

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:47am on April 25, 2017

    Pro-Europe maverick Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen on Monday threw themselves into campaigning for France’s presidential run-off, with Le Pen styling herself...

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    France votes in high-stakes presidential election

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:39am on April 24, 2017

    French voters flocked to the polls under heavy security Sunday in the first round of a highly unpredictable presidential election seen as vital for the...

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    Thousands join March for Science rallies over ‘alternative facts’

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:49am on April 23, 2017

    Thousands of people rallied in support for science in Europe and Australasia on Saturday ahead of a march in Washington, triggered by rising concern over...

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