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May 28, 2017
Emmanuel Macron comments on viral handshake with Donald Trump; calls it a moment of truthEmmanuel Macron says his now famous white-knuckle handshake showdown with Donald Trump was "a moment of truth" designed to show that he's no pushover.
May 28, 2017
Newly-elected president Emmanuel Macron makes a good first impression at G7, with Trump and globallyEurope has a lot riding on Macron's diplomatic performance. So far, it appears, so good.
May 18, 2017
Emmanuel Macron's cabinet: Half of France's ministers are womenFrance's newly inaugurated president Emmanuel Macron has unveiled his cabinet, with women filling half of the 22 positions, media reports said.
May 14, 2017
Emmanuel Macron sworn into office; 39-year-old becomes youngest ever French presidentParis: Emmanuel Macron becomes France's youngest ever president, taking over from socialist Francois Hollande in a solemn ceremony.
May 09, 2017
Ex-French PM Manuel Valls wants to be Emmanuel Macron candidateFormer French prime minister Manuel Valls said on Tuesday he wanted to be a candidate for newly elected president Emmanuel Macron's centrist movement in next month's legislative elections.
May 08, 2017
France's Francois Hollande greets Emmanuel Macron in first meeting since victoryParis: French President Francois Hollande warmly greeted Emmanuel Macron on Monday in their first public meeting since the centrist's resounding election victory the day before.
May 08, 2017
Emmanuel Macron to become France's youngest ever President, beats Marine Le Pen in pivotal electionPro-European centrist Emmanuel Macron promised on Sunday to heal France's divisions after crushing Far Right leader Marine Le Pen in a pivotal presidential election that has given him a large but fragile mandate for change
Mar 27, 2017
French President Francois Hollande says fight against populism final mission before his term endsSingapore: French President Francois Hollande on Monday said the final mission of his term would be to ensure that "populism, nationalism and extremism cannot win" in the world and especially not in France.
Mar 06, 2017
Former French PM Alain Juppé won't re-enter presidential raceParis: Former French Prime Minister and runner-up in the centre-right presidential primaries Alain Juppé said on Monday that he would not re-enter the race for the Elysée Palace.
Feb 26, 2017
French President Francois Hollande strikes back at Donald Trump over Paris remarksParis: In response to unfavourable comments over Paris, French President Francois Hollande warned his American counterpart Donald Trump over showing "defiance towards an allied country", media reports said.