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French presidential election, Marine Le Pen, Emmanuel Macron, France

Twitter can't stop crushing over France's new president Macron

From bad puns to digs at Nazis and Russia, #MacronPresident trended all day.

POLITICS

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France, Emmanuel Macron

India must find hope in Macron’s presidential victory in France

The values of Enlightenment and of the French Revolution 2.0 – liberty, equality, fraternity – matter as much in the European country as they do in ours.

POLITICS

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POLITICS

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Marine Le Pen, France, French presidential election

What do we know so far about the French presidential elections

Emmanuel Macron emerged the winner (24 per cent) and made it for Round 2 on May 7 with Marine Le Pen, second with 21.3 per cent.

POLITICS

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POLITICS

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Europe, Francois Hollande, France

Why François Fillon looks to be France's next President

What really differentiates him from his opponents (Juppé and Hollande in particular), are his views on Russia.

POLITICS

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France, Islamophobia, Burkini ban

Burkini ban: Brewing misogyny with Islamophobia, French style

Such decisions reduce women to commodities which can be used to score points in ideological wars.

POLITICS

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Hijab, France, Burkini ban

France's burkini ban is Taliban-style moral policing, with a twist

While the country is disrobing women in the name of liberation, its 'Asian counterpart' forced them to cover up.

VARIETY

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Secularism, France, Burkini ban

Why is France hounding women for wearing burkinis?

Is the birthplace of democracy guilty of using a racist diktat in the garb of secularism?

LIFE

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Health, Mediterranean food, France, French food

5 must-try delicacies in the south of France

The Mediterranean influence sets the food apart from other traditional French recipe.