Hollande leads ahead of 2nd Socialist TV debate

Hollande leads ahead of 2nd Socialist TV debate

With ten days to go until the first round of voting, a new opinion poll gives François Hollande an 11-point lead over his closest rival in the battle to become the Socialist party's candidate in next year's presidential elections.

Anger over probe into girlfriend of top Socialist

Anger over probe into girlfriend of top Socialist

Buoyant French left set to select its champion

Buoyant French left set to select its champion

Politician likens parliament to a retirement home

Politician likens parliament to a retirement home

Sarkozy narrows gap with main rival

Sarkozy narrows gap with main rival

Former French President Hollande criticizes Macron, warns he has ‘not retired’ from politics

Former French President Hollande criticizes Macron, warns he has ‘not retired’ from politics

Hollande makes emotional final foreign stop in Berlin

Hollande makes emotional final foreign stop in Berlin

France’s Hollande says Britain must pay price for Brexit

France’s Hollande says Britain must pay price for Brexit

Merkel, Hollande voice support for US strike against Assad

Merkel, Hollande voice support for US strike against Assad

Hollande says Syrian regime solely to blame after US air strikes

Hollande says Syrian regime solely to blame after US air strikes

Hollande seeks to boost ties with Asia in face of ‘isolationism’

Hollande seeks to boost ties with Asia in face of ‘isolationism’

Here’s the latest in France’s presidential race

Here’s the latest in France’s presidential race

Hollande to have ‘frank’ talk with Trump on Friday

Hollande to have ‘frank’ talk with Trump on Friday

Louvre ‘could house treasures from Iraq and Syria’

Louvre ‘could house treasures from Iraq and Syria’

Hollande basks in good vibes from Swiss visit

Hollande basks in good vibes from Swiss visit

Mission accomplished? France’s 75 percent tax

Mission accomplished? France’s 75 percent tax

France’s 75 percent tax rate: The damage report

France’s 75 percent tax rate: The damage report

Scandal forces another Hollande minister to quit

Scandal forces another Hollande minister to quit

Hollande’s Australia visit will be a first for France

Hollande’s Australia visit will be a first for France

France pledges $1 billion to fight climate change

France pledges $1 billion to fight climate change

Far-right at ‘gates of power’: PM Manuel Valls

Far-right at ‘gates of power’: PM Manuel Valls

French comic ridicules beheading of US reporter

French comic ridicules beheading of US reporter

‘France is in crisis and politicians are powerless’

‘France is in crisis and politicians are powerless’

Hollande to lead ‘southern D-Day’ tributes

Hollande to lead ‘southern D-Day’ tributes

Hollande tells French to ditch culture of complaint

Hollande tells French to ditch culture of complaint

Hollande ‘worried’ by ongoing Ukraine crisis

Hollande ‘worried’ by ongoing Ukraine crisis

Putin will attend D-Day memorial: ambassador

Putin will attend D-Day memorial: ambassador

Assad using chemical weapons: Hollande

Assad using chemical weapons: Hollande

Terror groups call for Hollande’s assassination

Terror groups call for Hollande’s assassination

Hollande vows to help Nigeria fight extemists

Hollande vows to help Nigeria fight extemists

Hollande: EU changes ‘not a priority’ for France

Hollande: EU changes ‘not a priority’ for France

Hollande’s partner leaves hospital after scandal

Hollande’s partner leaves hospital after scandal

Closer to take Hollande ‘affair’ story off website

Closer to take Hollande ‘affair’ story off website

Hollande affair claims: Who is Julie Gayet?

Hollande affair claims: Who is Julie Gayet?

Hollande set for ‘no holds barred’ summit with Pope

Hollande set for ‘no holds barred’ summit with Pope

Dieudonné hit with last ditch ban by French court

Dieudonné hit with last ditch ban by French court

Should Dieudonné’s shows be banned?

Should Dieudonné’s shows be banned?

Dieudonné: Mayors line up to ban his shows

Dieudonné: Mayors line up to ban his shows

Captured French priest returns home

Captured French priest returns home

‘We’ll give you what you need’: Hollande to Saudis

‘We’ll give you what you need’: Hollande to Saudis

Court approves 75% tax rate on fat salaries

Court approves 75% tax rate on fat salaries

Hollande urged to make assisted suicide legal

Hollande urged to make assisted suicide legal

Hollande booed at Remembrance Day event

Hollande booed at Remembrance Day event

France to miss public deficit target: EU

France to miss public deficit target: EU

Hollande to meet Iran’s President at UN

Hollande to meet Iran’s President at UN

German President to visit French Nazi site

German President to visit French Nazi site

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Hollande & Obama discuss Syria action

France set to become main US ally in Syria

France set to become main US ally in Syria

Hollande calls for action to avoid Egypt ‘civil war’

Hollande calls for action to avoid Egypt ‘civil war’

Syrian opposition to press Hollande for arms

Syrian opposition to press Hollande for arms

Hollande: Being President is tough

Hollande: Being President is tough

Bernadette Chirac: Sarkozy will be back

Bernadette Chirac: Sarkozy will be back

Hollande’s tax on rich to be softened: report

Hollande’s tax on rich to be softened: report

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Post-election blues worse than ever before

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Hollande jabs Brits over ‘red carpet’ welcome

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Socialists line up for battle of the books

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Hollande falls for radio prankster

Papers argue over Hollande and Sarkozy’s economic policies as election nears

Papers argue over Hollande and Sarkozy’s economic policies as election nears

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Journalist fired over first lady ‘shag’ tweet

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Hollande: ‘I’m the president of kisses’

Secret files revealed in Hollande TV feature

Secret files revealed in Hollande TV feature

MPs taunt dress-wearing French minister

MPs taunt dress-wearing French minister

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Chinese cyber attacks hit Elysée Palace: report

Chirac snubs Sarkozy – vows to vote for Socialist

Chirac snubs Sarkozy – vows to vote for Socialist

Police to quiz Hollande over Strauss-Kahn case

Police to quiz Hollande over Strauss-Kahn case

French Socialists duel in Strauss-Kahn’s shadow

French Socialists duel in Strauss-Kahn’s shadow

The Economist slams Socialist ‘dinosaurs’

The Economist slams Socialist ‘dinosaurs’

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Ex-PM: Strauss-Kahn has ‘mental illness’

Aubry puts crime at heart of campaign

Aubry puts crime at heart of campaign

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Socialists line up for first TV debate

Big turnout as French left picks its candidate

Big turnout as French left picks its candidate

French Socialist rivals turn up heat after debate

French Socialist rivals turn up heat after debate

Montebourg hesitates on backing candidate

Montebourg hesitates on backing candidate

Third-placed Socialist to vote for Hollande

Third-placed Socialist to vote for Hollande

Paris marks 50 years after Algerian ‘massacre’

Paris marks 50 years after Algerian ‘massacre’

Socialists ride high in new poll

Socialists ride high in new poll

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Rivals attack government austerity plans

Merkel ‘acting like Bismarck’ – socialists

Merkel ‘acting like Bismarck’ – socialists

Sarkozy kicks off election year with warning

Sarkozy kicks off election year with warning

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Sarkozy closes gap on rival as French poll nears

Hollande: I’ll tear up EU fiscal pact

Hollande: I’ll tear up EU fiscal pact

Socialist candidate tries to reignite campaign

Socialist candidate tries to reignite campaign

Left-wing MP: ratings agencies are ‘charlatans’

Left-wing MP: ratings agencies are ‘charlatans’

Socialist contender promises ‘change’ at rally

Socialist contender promises ‘change’ at rally

Poll: Credibility gap for Sarkozy

Poll: Credibility gap for Sarkozy

Hollande vows new spending and tax rises

Hollande vows new spending and tax rises

Shakespeare mix-up for presidential candidate

Shakespeare mix-up for presidential candidate

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Bonjour, cousin: Sarkozy and Hollande ‘related’

Hollande’s rap video goes viral

Hollande’s rap video goes viral

Hollande’s wealth: less bling than Sarkozy

Hollande’s wealth: less bling than Sarkozy

New first lady will not be ‘trophy wife’

New first lady will not be ‘trophy wife’

Hollande to take over French presidency

Hollande to take over French presidency

Rich French head for the exits

Rich French head for the exits

Hollande names new prime minister

Hollande names new prime minister

Hollande has turbulent first day

Hollande has turbulent first day

New government hands itself 30% pay cut

New government hands itself 30% pay cut

Hollande confirms early Afghan pull-out

Hollande confirms early Afghan pull-out

Frugal Hollande takes train to Brussels summit

Frugal Hollande takes train to Brussels summit

Hollande steps up eurobonds push

Hollande steps up eurobonds push

Hollande criticises IMF chief’s attacks on Greece

Hollande criticises IMF chief’s attacks on Greece

Official presidential portrait spoofed online

Official presidential portrait spoofed online

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Hollande caught speeding on motorway

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Hollande’s bodyguards forget guns on Rio trip

Sarkozy’s wives gang up on Hollande’s girlfriend

Sarkozy’s wives gang up on Hollande’s girlfriend

Hollande and Cameron laugh off differences

Hollande and Cameron laugh off differences

First lady denied meeting with queen

First lady denied meeting with queen

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Tea time with the queen for France’s Hollande

Hollande set for wrangles on British visit

Hollande set for wrangles on British visit