Suspected Chinese hackers have systematically targeted diplomats working within foreign ministries in European countries, reports Nicole Perlroth of The New York Times. The hackers were hoping to find out how those ministers viewed the U.S. Show More Summary
Magistrates have dismissed charges that former French President Nicolas Sarkozy played a role in a campaign finance scandal. The decision may clear the way for a return to politics for Sarkozy.
Judges investigating election financing scandal drop corruption charge against former French president.
(PARIS) — French judges have dropped an investigation into former President Nicolas Sarkozy over allegations that he illegally took donations from France’s richest woman on the way to his 2007 election victory. An official in the prosecutor’s...Show More Summary
I don’t share Nicolas Sarkozy’s enthusiasm for a Western military intervention in Syria, but his broad assessment of Barack Obama lack of leadership ability is spot on. As The Telegraph’s Henry Samuel has reported, the former French president has been scathing about Obama’s handling of the Syria crisis according to a key adviser. The aide [...]
The investigators at Reflets.info have also uncovered information about former President Nicolas Sarkozy's interests in the surveillance game.
Carla Bruni, wife of former President of France Nicolas Sarkozy, keeps her modeling days timeless in Bulgari's newest campaign, Diva.
Three years ago, revelations by the independent news website Mediapart on the "Bettencourt affair"-- allegations of illegal funding of former President Nicolas Sarkozy's conservative UMP party by the heiress of the L'Oréal fortune, Liliane Bettencourt--put the fledgling site on the map, helped it build a reputation as a dogged and...
Christine Lagarde, one of the most powerful women in the world as managing director of the International Monetary Fund, is facing acute embarrassment after a letter in which she urged former French President Nicolas Sarkozy to "use me" was found during a police raid on her Paris flat. Show More Summary
Christine Lagarde, head of the IMF, is in court today addressing her role in a $366 million payout to Bernard Tapie, a close friend of former president Nicolas Sarkozy who was also Lagarde's boss at the time. Lagarde was Sarkozy's finance...Show More Summary
IMF chief Christine Lagarde will be questioned by a French magistrate on Thursday over her role in a 285-million-euro ($366 million) arbitration payment made to a supporter of former president Nicolas Sarkozy.Lagarde risks being placed...Show More Summary
The storied midfielder walked off the pitch as fans — and former French President Nicolas Sarkozy — chanted his name.
Almost one year after ousting Nicolas Sarkozy, things are not going too well for President François Hollande. We asked a selection of French people, from senators to academics and members of the public, to pass judgement on Hollande's first year. Show More Summary
“Not at all. Those were the only pants I could get into!” – Carla Bruni-Sarkozy when asked by Vanity Fair if the sloppy pantsuit/t-shirt combo she wore last year, as she and former French President Nicolas Sarkozy handed over … Continue reading ?
One year later, the man who had billed himself as the “normal president” during his victorious campaign against Nicolas Sarkozy is breaking records for unpopularity. With 75 per cent against him, Hollande is scoring the lowest approval ratings of any president of the Fifth Republic since the country started conducting polls. Show More Summary
Being the First Lady of France didn’t get Carla Bruni-Sarkozy immunity from bullying. The musician/model turned wife of former French president Nicolas Sarkozy opens up to Vanity Fair in… READ ON
President Barack Obama's status as an avid golfer is apparently internationally known. Newly released documents by the State Department show that former French President Nicolas Sarkozy gave President Barack Obama almost $40,000 in luxury...Show More Summary
A judicial investigation has been opened against former French President Nicolas Sarkozy, after allegations that he received illegal funding from the late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi for his 2007 campaign. Sarkozy met Gaddafi in Paris in 2007 and has long denied wrongdoing. More »
France has opened a judicial investigation into allegations that former President Nicolas Sarkozy's 2007 election bid won illicit funds from late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, the public prosecutor's office said on Friday.The inquiry...Show More Summary