French Left Ahead In Parliament Vote: Poll

PARIS (Reuters) - The French left will comfortably beat the conservative UMP party in next month's parliamentary election, a poll showed on Friday, as rivalries triggered by Nicolas Sarkozy's defeat in the race for the presidency risk splitting the right-wing vote.

Topics:  paris reuters     the french   ump   nicolas sarkozy   parliament   vote   poll   french left   
  • French vote in most unpredictable contest in generations
    Markets had been anxious that the far-left, eurosceptic Jean-Luc ... already weakened by Britain's vote to leave. Marion Maréchal Le Pen, Marine Le Pen's niece and a member of the French Parliament, said that the National Front's presence in a runoff ...
    04/23/2017 - 10:00 am | View Link
  • French election results: Emmanuel Macron wins first round vote, early projections
    If he does win he will face the challenge of trying to win coming parliamentary elections with his new party: otherwise he will have to govern against a hostile parliament ... cent of the vote, Le Pen 21.7 per cent, and Fillon and far-left firebrand ...
    04/23/2017 - 9:03 am | View Link
  • The Latest: Le Pen claims victory in first-round French vote
    The early vote count includes primarily rural constituencies ... Here are pictures of storm damages submitted by viewers after overnight storms. A shooting at the UK parliament has reportedly left two dead and others injured. A shooting at the UK ...
    04/23/2017 - 8:43 am | View Link
  • French Presidential Candidate Le Pen Casts Ballot in First Round of Election
    A man casts his vote for the first-round presidential election at a polling ... appears to be closing the gap, as is far-left candidate Jean-Luc Melenchon. A terrorist attack on Thursday night against law enforcement on the Champs Elysees, the capital's ...
    04/23/2017 - 6:15 am | View Link
  • Melenchon's working-class rhetoric hits home in French vote
    He also wants to get rid of what he calls the "presidential monarchy" by giving more power to parliament ... Rejuvenated by the "no" vote at that referendum, Melenchon, however, failed to impose his leftist views and left the Socialist Party.
    04/21/2017 - 5:05 am | View Link
  • More
  • Brexit
    Thursday, 13 Apr 2017 | 6:08 AM ET. Faced with operating in a post-Brexit world, James Cronin, managing director at Paul A Young, discusses the impacts of Brexit that ...
    04/20/2017 - 4:06 am | View Website
  • International News | Latest World News, Videos & Photos ...
    Get the latest international news and world events from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and more. See world news photos and videos at
    04/20/2017 - 2:19 am | View Website
  • France's would-be presidents rally in Paris days before vote
    France's would-be presidents rally in Paris days before vote. In Paris, Pugachev seeks $12 billion from Russian state. Man acting strangely during Easter Mass in ...
    04/17/2017 - 7:51 am | View Website
  • European Parliament election, 2014
    From 22 to 25 May 2014, elections to the European Parliament were held in the European Union. It was the 8th parliamentary election since the first direct elections ...
    04/15/2017 - 2:35 pm | View Website
  • National Assembly (France)
    The National Assembly (French: Assemblée nationale; pronounced: [a.sɑ̃ɔˈnal]) is the lower house of the bicameral Parliament of France under the Fifth ...
    04/12/2017 - 6:53 am | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More World News