Macron, the Franglais president

2 Apr

Forget the major strikes kicking off on Tuesday in France over Emmanuel Macron’s reforms. For those fighting the drawn-out battle for the French language, the French president committed the ultimate faux pas last week by tweeting in ‘Franglais’.

Macron, the Franglais president

2 Apr

Forget the major strikes kicking off on Tuesday in France over Emmanuel Macron’s reforms. For those fighting the drawn-out battle for the French language, the French president committed the ultimate faux pas last week by tweeting in ‘Franglais’.

The fight to become Paris’s next mayor has begun

26 Mar

The Paris municipal election – the French capital’s top political job – is two years away, but as the current mayor Anne Hidalgo becomes increasingly unpopular, rivals for the city hall are already gearing up for battle.

The fight to become Paris’s next mayor has begun

26 Mar

The Paris municipal election – the French capital’s top political job – is two years away, but as the current mayor Anne Hidalgo becomes increasingly unpopular, rivals for the city hall are already gearing up for battle.