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Dec 03, 2016
Marine Le Pen victory in France would be 'body blow' to Europe: David CameronBritain's former PM David Cameron said Saturday the election of France's Marine Le Pen would be a "big body blow" for Europe, saying he hoped for the victory of a mainstream party.
Dec 02, 2016
SC verdict on National Anthem reinforces "pro-nationalist" winds of change blowing globallyThese common elements of the Supreme Court order on the National Anthem and the government's demonitisation policy add to the global discourse on liberalism and nationalism
Nov 27, 2016
Ex-PM Francois Fillon tipped to win French right wing primary against Alain JuppeFillon, a career politician and prime minister from 2007-12, has warned that France is "on the verge of revolt" and believes his plan to slash 5,00,000 public sector jobs and business regulations is the tonic the demoralised country needs.
Oct 12, 2016
Problem with Islam because it requires sites, recognition, says President Hollande in new bookPresident Francois Hollande speaks of "a problem with Islam" in French society, in excerpts published on Wednesday of a book in which he also suggests that immigration needs to be curbed.
Jul 15, 2016
Nice Attack: Islamist terror, wilful denial and the rise of right-wing forcesThe blood has not yet been wiped off the streets of Nice that France has turned against President Francois Hollande.
Jun 25, 2016
Brexit verdict won't affect South Asian migrants, says sociologist Dipankar GuptaThe new found nationalism in Europe and UK is different from the nationalism of the past because it is headed by older people and those in non-metro locations, says eminent sociologist and public intellectual Dipankar Gupta.
Jun 25, 2016
Brexit verdict wasn't just about leaving EU, it exposed Britain's wealth gapThe Brexit outcome has ended up in a situation with a real possibility of the dismantling of the United Kingdom and the EU, in the middle-run if not in the immediate future.
Dec 14, 2015
French far-right fails to win a single region in electionsFrance's far-right National Front (FN) failed to win a single region in elections Sunday despite record results, as voters flocked to traditional parties to keep them out of power.
Dec 07, 2015
France's far-right National Front wins record 28 percent of vote in first poll after Paris attacksThe polls were held under tight security following France's worst-ever terror attacks, which have thrust the FN's anti-immigration and often Islamophobic message to the fore.
Apr 26, 2012
Far right Le Pen: the face of French opposition?Nicolas Sarkozy is parroting French far right leader Marine Le Pen and embracing her anti-immigrant electorate in a desperate bid for a second term as president. Yet Le Pen seems determined to see Sarkozy fail.