Jean-Marie Le Pen
Macron seeks majority as France votes for new parliament
Polling stations opened across France at 8:00 am (0600 GMT) and voting will continue in the largest cities until 8:00 pm (1800 GMT) with exit polls released immediately afterwards.
Macron visits Mali's restive north
At the end of his first week in office, Macron left Gao, a city in Mali's deeply-troubled north, after lunching with French troops and sitting for talks with Malian counterpart Ibrahim Boubacar Keita.
Macron elected French president
The victory caps an extraordinary rise for the 39-year-old former investment banker, who will become the country's youngest-ever leader.
France's Macron unveils priorities as race tightens
Macron, 39, told the Journal de Dimanche newspaper one of his first measures would be to pass a law setting new ethical standards for parliament, followed by related legislation that will cut the number of MPs by a third.