Incumbent President Joko Widodo won last month's Indonesian eelction with 55.5% of votes against 44.5% for his challenger, retired General Prabowo Subianto, the election commission's official count said
Today in Cannes, two times Palme winning Dardenne Brothers are back on the Croisette to present their last film "Le jeune Ahmed".Three years after winning an Oscar for his documentary about Amy Winehouse,
Back in November, observers speculated the movement wouldn’t last a month. Six months on, Yellow Vest protesters are still pounding the pavement, weekend after weekend, all over France. Massive at its
The devastating economic crisis in Venezuela has left residents struggling to afford food and medicine. Luxuries like going to the movies has, for many, become unthinkable. But in the capital of Caracas,
Meanwhile, in the UK, Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage is facing fresh scrutiny over his finances. Our FRANCE 24 team of roving reporters meet Polish politicians battling for hearts and minds over the
"A climber has been spotted. It's the standard procedure: We have to stop the person, and in that case we evacuate the tower," an SETE official told AFP, adding that police were on the scene. "We kindly
Unemployment in the EU fell to 6.5% in February, its lowest level in 19 years. But this figure hides some big discrepancies between member states - particularly between northern and southern Europe. What
As up to 400 million Europeans prepare to vote for the EU parliament, the populist challenge to the Brussels consensus has been disrupted by scandal. In Austria, the far-right vice-chancellor has resigned
Robert F. Smith, an African-American businessman with a fortune estimated at $4.4 billion, told the new graduating class that he plans to pay off the entirety of their student debt: an estimated $40 million.
Our Perspective guest is activist, model and lawyer Thando Hopa. Last year she was the only South African on the BBC's list of the 100 most influential women, and in April she made history by becoming
Ukrainian TV star Volodymyr Zelenskiy was sworn in as the country's new president on Monday, promised to stop the war in the country's east against Russian-backed separatists and immediately disbanded
US companies including Google begin to cut delivery of software and hardware to Huawei following its blacklisting by the Trump administration. Also, OPEC agrees to continue production cuts amid US-Iran
If granted, the court order would be the first step in a process to have Assange extradited from Britain, where he is serving a 50-week sentence for skipping bail. Sweden reopened an investigation into
Mbappé, 20, scored twice in the penultimate match of the season on Saturday, making him the first player to net 32 goals since 1966. After accepting the prestigious award, Mbappé indicated that he was
The first transgender lead actress of colour to star in a film at the Cannes Film Festival speaks to Eve Jackson about making history, trans rights in the US and why it was important her movie "Port Authority"
But the parents of Vincent Lambert have launched last ditch challenges to the court decision to halt the nutrition and hydration he receives in the Sebastopol Hospital in the northern French city of Reims.
Both sides have been at loggerheads over the new governing body that would rule Sudan for a three-year transitional period after the ouster last month of longtime autocrat Omar al-Bashir. The latest discussions
Prime Minister Scott Morrison's Liberal-National coalition will hold at least 77 seats in the 151-member lower house, one more than needed to govern on its own, ABC's election analysts projected. The will
Vote counting begins on Thursday, and the election result will likely be known the same day. The election is seen as a referendum on Modi and his Bharatiya Janata Party. The BJP's main opposition is the
Delon, 83, is to receive an honorary Palme d’Or on Sunday with festival organisers defending their choice, saying Delon was not perfect "but was being recognised for his acting career". In a recent interview