france

  • May 9, 2007

    The presidential election victory this week of neo-Gaullist Nicolas Sarkozy over his remaining rival, Socialist candidate Segolene Royal, has been met with riots and disturbances in many parts of France.

  • May 3, 2007

    Dring his life, Abbé Pierre, a French priest who combined Catholic faith with a radical social message, shook both church and society. Following his death, his reflections have now been published in English.

  • April 23, 2007

    Early impressions of the result in the first round of the French general election suggest a mixed message about the nti-migrant right in Europe.