France’s far right National Front party leader Marine Le Pen hugs her father Jean-Marie Le Pen, France’s National Front political party founder, during a campaign rally. Photograph: Jean-Paul Pelissier/Reuters

A dispute over an apparent allusion to Nazi gas chambers has caused a public split between Marine Le Pen, leader of France’s National Front (FN), and (...)

Nawaz Sharif (front left), leader of Pakistan Muslim League - Nawaz, speaks with his brother Shahbaz Sharif, former chief minister of Punjab, in Lahore. Photograph: Reuters/Mohsin Raza

Nawaz Sharif, the former Pakistani prime minister whose party is forecast to win the most seats in this week’s general election, plans to open (...)