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.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel didn't offer any new ideas during her long-awaited keynote speech at the European Parliament. The signal she sent was loud and clear, says DW's Bernd Riegert: Wait for my successor.
As he prepares for a series of events to mark the centenary of the end of World War I, President Emmanuel Macron has warned against a surge in populism in Europe. His party is looking ahead to European elections.
Voters were asked "Do you want New Caledonia to gain full sovereignty and become independent?" to which just over half said "No." There was a record high turnout in the Pacific archipelago east of Australia.
After some ministerial resignations, French President Emmanuel Macron has new names to join his prime minister in the Cabinet. The political balance of the group remains pretty much as it was.
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