27 aprilie 2022

K.C. Singh | Big sigh of relief for Europe: Will India find own Macron?


President Macron won by a fairly comfortable margin of 58.2 per cent to 41.8 per cent for Ms Le Pen French President Emmanuel Macron. (AFP)The French presidential elections last Sunday had more than the normal significance for many reasons. Under the two-stage system, the run-off between the two leading candidates had thrown up extreme right-wing populist Marine Le Pen against incumbent President Emmanuel Macron. The election was held against the backdrop of the Covid-19 pandemic and the [...]