France's fledgling political party 'La République en Marche' has recorded another dramatic victory - this time in the second and final round of parliamentary elections. According to projected results, LREM wins 361 seats.
French President Emmanuel Macron is following through on his vow to "make our planet great again" by pledging 30 million euros for climate research. DW asked two prominent French climate scientists what it's all about.
With the new French president polishing the EU's image, Brussels is looking brighter both to European citizens and those abroad. Will the bloc seize the "Macron momentum" and stride boldly into the future?
French President Emmanuel Macron's LREM party has won a large majority in parliamentary elections, which will enable it to push through reforms. But turnout hit a record low.
Never before in France's history has there been such radical yet democratic change in the political elite as the landslide election victory of En Marche. President Emmanuel Macron’s movement now controls parliament.
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