Latest opinion survey shows newly-elected French President Emmanuel Macron's fledgling centrist movement Republic on the Move, along with its centre-right allies, is gaining public voting intentions for June's parliamentary elections when it will stand its first electoral test.
Poll gives independent candidate 23.5% of the vote, his lowest score in a month, and equal with far-right's Marine Le Pen.
Far-right Front National presidential election candidate Marine Le Pen has increased her lead over rivals in the first-round of voting, and narrowed her trailing position for the final second round playoff, according to a poll of voting intentions published on Monday.
Poll shows rising support for far-right leader Marine Le Pen but centrist Emmanuel Macron is given as most likely to win the presidency.
Le Parisien shifts focus from what it calls ‘horse race’ journalism to on-the-ground reporting ahead of 2017 presidential vote.
In 'explosive' book, former advisor says ex-president asked him to meet Front National's Jean-Marie Le Pen in name of those 'common values'.
Though not officially a candidate, former French president has been gaining ground against main rival for Right’s presidential nomination.
Polls show French president's recent high-profile TV appearance failed to convince voters and Left looks set to falter against Right and far-right.
Ifop survey says Sarkozy's rival on Right Alain Juppé would however go through to second round - and face far-right's Marine Le Pen.
Front National's Marion Maréchal Le Pen ahead in polls in PACA region in southern France ahead of December's regional elections.
French president’s approval rating up by seven to eight points in various polls, while prime minister Manuel Valls also gets popularity boost.
Patrick Buisson faces claims that his firm pocketed more than 10 million euros for conducting opinion polls serving no public interest.
An analysis of the French president's recent surge in popularity and the likelihood of whether it will last ahead of a key press conference.
President went on radio to discuss the economy, conflicts in Syria and Ukraine, the rise of the far right and efforts to curb global warming.