Europe

Macron's party set to win parliamentary vote in France

The new president's party is expected to hold a majority in parliament, as many French voters abstain from the poll.

Europe

All you need to know about France's parliamentary vote

Millions head to polls to choose National Assembly members, with President Macron hoping to cash in on recent victory.

Opinion

Muammar Putin at the Versailles

Gaddafi's shadow loomed at Versailles during Macron’s meeting with Putin.

Roman Dobrokhotov

by Roman Dobrokhotov

Roman Dobrokhotov

Europe

Chemical weapons a red line in Syria, says Macron

Meeting Putin in Paris, Macron also said France and Russia should cooperate to 'eradicate terrorist groups' in Syria

Chemical weapons a red line in Syria, says Macron

Europe

Sister of French rape victim: 'Police consider us rats'

Eleanor says her younger brother Theo, who was attacked by French police, suffers mentally as family waits for justice.

Sister of rape victim Theo: 'Police consider us rats'

Europe

Macron wins Merkel backing for bid to shake up Europe

French and German leaders announce they agreed on a 'road map' for future EU reform and pledge close cooperation.

Europe

Centre-right politician named new French PM

Chosen by Emmanuel Macron, 46-year-old Edouard Philippe joins diverse group serving in new administration.

Emmanuel Macron names Edouard Philippe prime minister

France

Macron takes office as French president

Centrist leader is tasked with uniting a deeply divided country plagued by high unemployment and a growing far right.

Emmanuel Macron takes office as French president

Emmanuel Macron

France's youngest ever president to take office

Macron, 39, beat his far-right rival Le Pen with a pro-EU centrist agenda and will end the Socialist Party's rule.

France

'France sees itself as a white country'

Author, film director and activist Rokhaya Diallo addresses the challenge of racism following the presidential election.

Rokhaya Diallo: 'France sees itself as a white country'

France

'I didn't vote with conviction for Macron'

Al Jazeera speaks to people in Paris about their mixed emotions over Emmanuel Macron's presidential win on Sunday.

Opinion

Macron, Trump and the Middle East

Emmanuel Macron’s election victory will test US-French relations in the Middle East.

Joe Macaron

by Joe Macaron

Joe Macaron

Inside Story

What does France's new president-elect have to offer?

Emmanuel Macron was elected just a year after launching his own political movement.

French elections 2017

French election: What does Emmanuel Macron stand for?

The centrist's pledge to cut state spending has earned him the distrust of many on the French left.

French election: What does Emmanuel Macron stand for?

Emmanuel Macron

European leaders welcome Macron's victory

Relief as Macron beats far-right Marine Le Pen, while Putin urges president-elect to 'join forces' to ensure security.