legislative

Hollande to tighten grip in French parliament election

France — Link

Socialists not set for landslide victory in parliamentary elections, yet a lesser triumph should still permit France's left-wing leader to rule effectively.

Marion Le Pen hoping to continue the Front National dynasty

France — Link

The granddaughter of Jean-Marie Le Pen has just become the third generation of France’s far-Right dynasty to take to the hustings.

French expats prepare to vote in parliamentary elections

International — Link

For the first time, French citizens who live abroad will be able to vote for an MP to represent them in the Assemblée Nationale.