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The pair are set to face-off on 7 May but it is the centrist Emmanuel Macron who is favourite.
The 98-year-old grandmother from India's Tamil Nadu state who leads a yoga dynasty.
Researchers have named nearly five million victims of the Holocaust, but they are in a race against time to identify the rest, reports Raffi Berg.
Giselle Cycowicz’s father was murdered by the Nazis - but many victims are still to be identified.
Colombia's ELN guerrillas say a Russian-Armenian wildlife trafficker they held hostage has escaped.
What do the voters of Marseille think about the race to choose the next French president?
An Italian prosecutor tells a newspaper there is evidence of direct contact between the two.
Romania captain Ilie Nastase is suspended by the International Tennis Federation over a incident that left Johanna Konta in tears.
Steve is a "remarkably common" gas ribbon in the upper atmosphere.
The USS Carl Vinson is expected off the peninsula soon, amid rising regional tension.
The Pope also laments that "international accords are more important than human rights".
Facing a slump in popularity, the AfD is seeking to enter national parliament for the first time.
Mary Keitany breaks Paula Radcliffe's women's-only world record to win the London Marathon, while Daniel Wanjiru takes victory in the men's race.
Chloe Kabealo, who got out and raised the alarm, says she tried to go up for air and kept rising.
Tens of thousands of police are on duty as voters cast ballots in a hotly fought presidential election.
Group sets up a religious order to exploit a loophole in the law.
Kuki Gallmann, author of I Dreamed of Africa, is flown to hospital after an ambush.
But the global body believes protectionist policies could choke off improving global growth.
This one was in Washington DC.
The detention of a third US man comes amid heightened tension on the peninsula.