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France set to legalise same-sex marriage
French President Francois Hollande to sign bill into law, after constitutional court dismisses challenges.
Last updated: 18 May 2013 03:58 GMT
Hollande pledges to 'eradicate' tax havens
French president, grappling with tax-fraud scandal, wants new transparency requirement extended to banks across EU.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2013 17:10 GMT
French assembly passes gay marriage bill
The 320-299 vote follows months of debate and controversy that provoked mass rallies across France both for and against.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2013 19:42 GMT
French party in chaos over leadership row
Leadership crisis further divides France's UMP, with Francois Fillon alleging voter fraud and calling for a re-vote.
Last updated: 28 Nov 2012 02:36 GMT
Sarkozy questioned over 'illegal poll funds'
Magistrates try to establish whether ex-president received campaign donations from France's richest woman in 2007.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2012 21:07 GMT
French vote marred by fraud allegations
Succession battle for leadership of main French opposition party is under dispute as both leaders claim victory.
Last updated: 19 Nov 2012 04:15 GMT
Socialists secure big gains in France
President Hollande's party wins solid majority in National Assembly in second round of parliamentary vote.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2012 08:53 GMT
French left seeks gains in runoff elections
President Francois Hollande's Socialists target solid majority in National Assembly in second-round parliamentary vote.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2012 14:22 GMT
French voters hand mandate to Hollande
New president's Socialists set to gain majority in National Assembly, bolstering his plans for "tax-and-spend" agenda.
Last updated: 11 Jun 2012 09:04 GMT
France's Hollande plunges into debt crisis
President-elect Francois Hollande's decisions on eurozone austerity and NATO troop withdrawals will be closely watched.
Last updated: 07 May 2012 15:37 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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