In Castex, the French President may have found the Obelix to his Asterix
The French president discovered an unaccustomed brevity and praised the British without restraint
If he lifts the confinement, he risks a second, lethal wave of infection. If he doesn’t, the economy will collapse entirely
Will the French way of life ever recover?
Macron needs help and his new best friend, bizarrely, is Britain’s prime minister
Michel Houellebecq has predicted France will elect a Muslim president by 2022. Could he be right?
Only in the French media is it unnoticed that on every front, Macron has failed
The French president is humiliated, although his tame media will try to spin it as a victory
Imagining France in 2024
Perhaps the blaze in Paris was the wake-up call that France needed
If you thought British politics was bad, spare a thought for France
The gilets jaunes have become his Waterloo
The French leader is politically tone-deaf
The French president’s leadership is undermined by his ever-more radical obnoxiousness
Mr Trump should be warned that the French have a history of responding violently to attempts to open the wine market
The former darling of the French far left is now a hopeless irrelevance
A few weeks ago he was talking about defining a new strategic relationship with the UK. What happened?