# france - Today’s News
The overseas territory of Reunion is in the Indian Ocean.
# france - Monday 24 April, 2017
The far-right candidate is taking on Emmanuel Macron in the French presidential election.
France will go to the polls on 7 May.
# france - Sunday 23 April, 2017
Pro-EU candidate Emmanuel Macron has topped the poll, followed by Marine Le Pen, in one of the most closely-fought presidential battles France has seen.
The Irish government has repeatedly said it is committed to the European Union.
# france - Saturday 22 April, 2017
Over 8,000 French citizens are entitled to cast their ballots here.
The topsy-turvy election means the result is next to impossible to predict.
# france - Friday 21 April, 2017
He was the subject of an investigation by French anti-terror police.
The so-called Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack, which has occurred just days before a crucial French presidential election.
# france - Thursday 20 April, 2017
A major security operation is ongoing at the Champs Elysees tonight.
# france - Wednesday 19 April, 2017
The former World Player of the Year will hang up his boots at the end of this season.
# france - Tuesday 18 April, 2017
Two men were arrested just days before the first round of France’s presidential election.
“I will protect you. My first measure as president will be to reinstate France’s borders.”
# france - Monday 17 April, 2017
The two frontrunners are staging rival rallies today in Paris.
# france - Tuesday 11 April, 2017
The population of the Grande-Synthe camp has swelled since the destruction last October of the squalid Jungle camp near Calais.
# france - Monday 10 April, 2017
Francois Hollande and Jacques Chirac have apologised for the role that French police played in the past.
# france - Thursday 6 April, 2017
Kieran Campbell has named a 26-man squad for the two-Test visit to France.
The EU measure aims to improve medical safety following on from the scare over faulty breast implants from France in 2012.
# france - Wednesday 5 April, 2017
The chaotic debate featured 11 presidential hopefuls.
# france - Sunday 2 April, 2017
It will be the first skyscraper in the French city, with construction due to start next week and finish in 2022.
This brings to 25 the number of children separated from their loved ones by the migrant crisis who have been accepted into Ireland.
Three of the injured were children.
# france - Thursday 30 March, 2017
The same artist recently spent a week entombed inside a rock.
# france - Wednesday 29 March, 2017
Yoann Maestri voiced his disgust with the officials after his team’s Six Nations victory against Wales.
# france - Tuesday 28 March, 2017
Police arrested 35 demonstrators at a protest against the shooting yesterday in Paris.
# france - Friday 24 March, 2017
The fall-out from last weekend’s controversial clash in Paris continues.
# france - Sunday 19 March, 2017
Ben Belgacem had a string of criminal convictions.
There was also an allegation of a bite on Wales wing George North.
# france - Friday 17 March, 2017
Diana Spencer died in a car crash in Paris 20 years ago.
# france - Thursday 16 March, 2017
The suits are worth €13,000.
The incident occurred in Tocqueville high school in the French town of Grasse.
The IMF employee has reportedly been injured in the hands and face.
# france - Wednesday 15 March, 2017
Francois Fillon faces serious legal trouble just 6 weeks from the election.
Wales have named an unchanged starting 15 for the third successive game.
# france - Monday 13 March, 2017
The Italian died and a British tourist was left seriously injured.
# france - Saturday 11 March, 2017
Gael FIckou and Virimi Vakatawa were on form to inflict another defeat on Conor O’Shea’s Azzurri.
Posters have appeared across Paris with his iconic slogan translated into French.
# france - Friday 10 March, 2017
Le Pen “was summoned this morning and did not turn up,” a judicial source said.