France far-right leader Le Pen welcomes `magnificent result` in poll

 France`s far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen welcomed a "magnificent result" in the first round of regional polls on Sunday. 

AFP| Last Updated: Dec 07, 2015, 01:22 AM IST

Paris: France`s far-right National Front leader Marine Le Pen welcomed a "magnificent result" in the first round of regional polls on Sunday. 

She said the early estimates, which showed her party topping the poll with between 27.2 and 30.8 percent of the vote, proved the FN was "without contest the first party of France".