Emmanuel Macron

France's Emmanuel Macron has only one senior female adviser

Every cabinet since Macron came to power in 2017 has featured equal numbers of men and women, although both prime ministers have been male.

published on : 7th March 2021

We believe you, French leader Macron tells child sex abuse victims

He said the state health care system would finance psychological treatment for children who are victims of sexual violence.

published on : 24th January 2021

Macron not to issue official apology for colonial abuses in Algeria

Macron, the first president born after the colonial period, has gone further than any of his predecessors in recognising French crimes in Algeria.

published on : 20th January 2021

France closes 9 places of worship under campaign against Islamic extremism: Report

According to the Figaro newspaper, three of the closed facilities were located in the department of Seine-Saint-Denis near Paris.

published on : 16th January 2021

France backed India on Kashmir, didn't allow China to play procedural games at UNSC: Macron advisor

Bonne said France is close to the QUAD - the grouping of US, Japan, Australia and India - and may hold some naval exercises with them in future.

published on : 8th January 2021

It's a state scandal: France criticised for slow rollout of COVID-19 vaccine

In France, a country of 67 million people, just 516 people were vaccinated in the first six days while Germanys first-week total surpassed 200,000 and Italys was over 100,000.

published on : 5th January 2021

Macron leaving isolation after week long battle against COVID-19 

Macron's office said that he is finishing a week of isolation at a presidential retreat in Versailles based on French health protocols, which recommend seven days of confinement.

published on : 24th December 2020

PM Modi wishes French prez speedy recovery after he tests COVID-19 positive

President Macron has tested positive for COVID-19, the presidential Elysee Palace announced on Thursday.

published on : 17th December 2020

France president Macron tests positive for Covid-19

Macron will now, in accordance with national regulations, "self isolate for seven days. He will continue to work and carry out his activities remotely," the presidency said.

published on : 17th December 2020

'Cornerstone of our strategic autonomy': France to build new nuclear-powered aircraft carrier

French President Emmanuel Macron framed the decision to use nuclear reactors to propel the future warship as part of France's climate strategy, stressing its lower emissions compared to diesel fuel.

published on : 9th December 2020

Hate content: Facebook's Oversight Board takes up case from India

In a statement on Thursday, the Oversight Board said it has selected an additional case for consideration, which had been referred by Facebook.

published on : 5th December 2020

Protests over security law as France reels from police violence

One of the most controversial elements of the new law is Article 24, which would criminalise the publication of images of on-duty police officers

published on : 28th November 2020

Restaurants, gyms may open in France from January 20, says President Emmanuel Macron

He also said that from that date, curfew, which, presumably, will be imposed after the quarantine is lifted - December 15 - could be lifted.

published on : 25th November 2020

French shop owners pressure President Emmanuel Macron to lighten coronavirus lockdown

France’s infection rate per 100,000 people is now less than a third of what it was when November began, and the number of people in hospitals and intensive care has been trending downward for a week.

published on : 24th November 2020

Emmanuel Macron accuses Russia, Turkey of promoting anti-French sentiment in Africa

We must not be naive on this subject: many of those who speak, who make videos, who are present in the French-speaking media are funded by Russia or Turkey, he said.

published on : 20th November 2020
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