International articles

Honda net profit up on easing airbag recall costs

Honda on Friday said annual net profit jumped 79 percent on a reduction in expenses related to a historic airbag recall by its main supplier and robust vehicle sales in the US and China.

France’s Le Pen struggles with fear of far-right

France’s far-right leader Marine Le Pen faces the biggest test yet of her six-year drive to improve the image of her party as she seeks to entice new voters needed to make her president.

British economic growth slows before election

Britain’s economic growth slowed in the first quarter to the weakest pace in a year, official data showed Friday, as the country prepares for a general election ahead of its planned exit from the EU.

Le Pen’s party swaps leader after Holocaust comments

The party of French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen changed its interim leader for the second time in four days on Friday after her first stand-in was accused of praising the work of a Holocaust denier.

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