“The opportunity to intervene effectively is limited to years – not centuries”

There can be only one conclusion: the felling of forests, the plundering of seas and soils, and the pollution of air and water are together pushing th(...)

Emmanuel Macron: the French president’s political movement, En Marche!, is positioning itself to become a Europe-wide party. Photograph: Bertrand Guay/AFP/Getty

The election of President Emmanuel Macron, on May 7th, was the most momentous event in France this year. He has already invigorated a flagging Europea(...)

Former French prime minister Jean-Marc Ayrault: to succeed Laurent Fabius as foreign minister. Photograph: Stephane Mahe/Reuters

French president François Hollande on Thursday appointed former prime minister Jean-Marc Ayrault to succeed Laurent Fabius as foreign minister and bro(...)