French candidate Emmanuel Macron was seen as the most convincing among the top five candidates after the first televised debate of the presidential race.
At the start of the debate, Macron, the 39-year-old former economy minister who has never run for election before, seemed subdued, perhaps more used to making speeches alone on stage than debating rivals.
Opponents of the European Union have been salivating over the prospect of the far right's Marine Le Pen winning the presidency, given her promise to hold a referendum on France's European Union membership that could swiftly undo the whole project.
Fillon, a one-time front-runner who has fallen back over by a scandal surrounding the employment of his wife as a parliamentary assistant, has been put under formal investigation, a first for a French presidential candidate. Among her foreign policy objectives Le Pen has called for closer cooperation in Syria with President Bashar al-Assad and a rapprochement with Russian leader Vladimir Putin.
Le Pen's aides say she will tear into his "globalist" programme, while Hamon on Sunday gave a taste of his plan of attack against Macron, casting the former Rothschild banker as the candidate of the elite.
But Mr Macron said it is important that there is a "realistic" politics when it comes to migration as well as reducing the time it takes for people seeking asylum.
Everton 3-0 West Bromwich Albion
WEST BROM: Foster 5, Dawson 6, McAuley 6, Evans 5, Nyom 4, Livermore 5, Yacob 5, Fletcher 5, Chadli 5, McClean 4, Robson-Kanu 5. Lukaku finally got his name on the score sheet heading in Ross Barkley's cross from close range in the 83rd minute.
Google machine learning gains Kaggle and more
The keynote was about Google's serious commitment to being a player in the emerging game of cloud-based services and platforms. For more information on Google's new products and developments, visit Google Cloud's Big Data and Machine Learning Blog.
The French politician's anti-immigration stance make her unpopular in most of French-speaking Africa.
He said he disagreed with Centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron for supporting the lenient immigration policies that Germany has. He really needed to do well in this debate, trying to revive this campaign after weeks of legal woes and allegations.
The election is taking place against a backdrop of high unemployment and sluggish growth. "There are borders that have been established in a way, unacceptable for people", he said. This broadcaster also cited opinion polls that show Le Pen was poised to win the first round, but that Macron would win the presidency in the runoff.
A total of 11 candidates, spanning the spectrum from the Trotskyist left to the far right, are running for president. "But I have experience", Mr Fillon told viewers.
"Marine Le Pen has arrived in N'Djamena and is continuing to Amdjarass about 900 kilometres to the east where she will be received this afternoon at her initiative by President Deby", a spokesman for the Chadian president said.
The coast of Southern California and Tijuana, Mexico are highly vulnerable to the fault, the report indicated. The connections - or stepovers - between the main parts of the faults are less than 2Km wide.
However, some observers questioned whether her business credentials were sufficient to earn her a place at the meeting. The meeting has been highly anticipated as the two leaders have publicly differed on key issues.
Cannon-Brookes tweeted both Weatherill and Musk with the same message: "Not to push my luck ... big $ commitments pouring in". Sarah Hanson-Young, an Australian senator, said on Twitter on Friday that she wanted to talk to Musk about his offer.
Officials attend a ceremony held beside the Airbus A330-200 after it touched down at Mehrabad Airport in Tehran. The first Airbus A321 purchased from the European giant had been delivered to Iran Air earlier on January 12.
Retno added that in the next two months, the President would he send a minister to follow up King Salman's visit to Indonesia. Bilateral trade in 2015 was worth almost $40 billion, with India importing a fifth of its oil needs from Saudi Arabia.
Gilgit-Baltistan to be declared a Province
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Cahill scores late victor for Chelsea
But the spine of Eden Hazard, N'Golo Kante and Diego Costa have been crucial to everything good at Stamford Bridge. His free-kick from an acute angle caught out Stoke goalkeeper Lee Grant and found it's way into the bottom corner.
Draft of a sanctuary cities bill contains controversy
Numerous bill's critics testified Wednesday that they approved of Geren's changes but still opposed the overall measure. The bill aims to punish cities, law enforcement agencies and colleges that don't cooperate with immigration officials.
Israel Sweeps in Seoul, Shocking Baseball World
Team Israel pitcher Danny Burawa turns and watches a Didi Gregorius three-run homer sail out of the park on Monday. Later that day, Cuba plays a second game and faces off with the Netherlands at 8:00 p.m.
Washington's Sidney Jones injures left leg in workouts
The projected first-round draft pick had an air cast placed on his left leg as he was taken out of the practice facility. Reports say that Jones fell to the ground during a back pedal drill and had to be helped off the field.
Is Jennifer Lopez Dating Alex Rodriguez?
A source told Page Six on March 8: " They have been seeing each other for a few weeks, and were together in LA this past weekend". Apparently Jennifer Lopez has finally revealed that her and the 6 God were not in a real relationship.
Staples to shutter 70 stores
Finally, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board increased its stake in shares of Staples by 17.2% in the third quarter. The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, April 13th.
Mourinho fumes at Rostov pitch
Manchester United gave as good as they got in the challenges and were victims of some bad play acting as well by Rostov . Also the fact that they are used to playing on that pitch, and United are not, might give them a slight advantage.