EU leaders are meeting on Friday to discuss plans for an unprecedented 1.85 trillion euro (£1.6 trillion) EU budget and recovery fund.
Medics in white coats replaced uniformed soldiers as stars of France’s Bastille Day ceremonies as the usual grandiose military parade was recalibrated to honour medics who died fighting Covid-19, supermarket cashiers, postal workers and other heroes of the pandemic.
France is recalibrating Bastille Day’s usual grandiose military parade to celebrate heroes of the coronavirus pandemic instead.
The new French prime minister has said he feels ready to face the key challenge of reviving France’s economy following the damage caused by the Covid-19 pandemic and a two-month nationwide lockdown.
French President Emmanuel Macron has named Jean Castex, who coordinated France’s virus reopening strategy, as the country’s new prime minister.
French prime minister Edouard Philippe has resigned, with a government reshuffle expected in the coming days.
Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo has declared victory in her fight to win re-election in the French capital.
A colourful flypast by the Red Arrows and their French equivalent, La Patrouille de France, welcomed President Emmanuel Macron to London on Thursday.
Boris Johnson and Emmanuel Macron spoke of the coronavirus economic recovery during the French president’s visit to London, which marked the 80th anniversary of a historic wartime broadcast.
A colourful flypast by the Red Arrows and their French equivalent La Patrouille de France welcomed President Emmanuel Macron to London on Thursday.
French President Emmanuel Macron has been welcomed to the UK with a ceremony of pomp and pageantry as he marked the 80th anniversary of General Charles de Gaulle’s famous wartime broadcast.
Charles de Gaulle’s rallying cry to the people of France on June 18 1940 is thought to mark the foundation of French resistance to the German occupation.
Boris Johnson is set to discuss an easing of coronavirus quarantine measures when he holds talks with Emmanuel Macron in Downing Street on Thursday.
Four French resistance fighters will receive honorary MBEs in recognition of their role in the Second World War as Boris Johnson welcomes Emmanuel Macron to Downing Street.
The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall will be the first members of the royal family to leave lockdown and attend a major event when they welcome French President Emmanuel Macron to the UK.
France’s Government is injecting more than eight billion euros (£7.1 billion) to save the country’s car industry from huge losses wrought by virus lockdowns.
International travellers into the UK will have to tell border officials where they will self-isolate for 14 days or face quarantining in Government-arranged accommodation, new guidance has said.
At just 39 years old, Emmanuel Macron has been elected as France’s youngest ever president.
A punter from Aberdeen has equaled the highest bet placed on Emmanuel Macron to win the French presidential election.