French far-right founder Le Pen charged for ’embezzling’ EU cash

French far-right founder Le Pen charged for ’embezzling’ EU cash

Jean-Marie Le Pen, founder of the far-right National Front, was charged on Friday for "embezzlement of public funds" over allegations he illegally claimed money from the European parliament to pay France-based staff, lawyers told AFP.

France pulls in €18 billion through fighting tax fraudsters

France pulls in €18 billion through fighting tax fraudsters

Massive Côte du Rhône fine-wine fraud uncovered by French police

Massive Côte du Rhône fine-wine fraud uncovered by French police

French doctors accused of ‘extorting’ migrants

French doctors accused of ‘extorting’ migrants

Frenchwoman spends big after (thinking) she won lottery

Frenchwoman spends big after (thinking) she won lottery

French fraudster targets women called Josette

French fraudster targets women called Josette

French taxpayers warned over fake rebate promise

French taxpayers warned over fake rebate promise

French billionaire ‘hit with vote buying charges’

French billionaire ‘hit with vote buying charges’

US probing three major French banks

US probing three major French banks

French carbon crook on run after bracelet fails

French carbon crook on run after bracelet fails

French scientologists angered by fraud verdict

French scientologists angered by fraud verdict

Disgraced ex-minister’s wife charged in tax probe

Disgraced ex-minister’s wife charged in tax probe

French trader ‘fabulous fab’ guilty of fraud

French trader ‘fabulous fab’ guilty of fraud

Former Geneva bank exec could face charges

Former Geneva bank exec could face charges

Orange chief faces fraud charges in Lagarde probe

Orange chief faces fraud charges in Lagarde probe

UBS France probed for alleged tax fraud

UBS France probed for alleged tax fraud

French ministers face grilling over tax scandal

French ministers face grilling over tax scandal

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Thieves ‘skimmed’ millions in Paris cafés

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US property tycoon released from French jail

Villepin questioned in hotel fraud probe

Villepin questioned in hotel fraud probe

Rival implant makers offer boob job discounts

Rival implant makers offer boob job discounts

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Fraudster targets women with ‘granny names’

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Government told to do more about benefit fraud

Eight new cancer cases in breast implant scandal

Eight new cancer cases in breast implant scandal

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French ‘Madoff’ held over fraud charges

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Man posed as rescuer – charged with fraud

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Online card fraud mushrooms in France

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Microsoft facing French tax dodge probe: report