FIRST, conversations of Nicolas Sarkozy (pictured), France’s former president, were secretly recorded by one of his own advisers. Now it turns out that he has had his phone bugged for nearly a year by investigating judges. More thanShow More Summary
The fabulous French couple that is former president Nicolas Sarkozy and his model-singer wife Carla Bruni Sarkozy were hacked, sort of. Private recordings of the pair talking about how Bruni’s modeling career was ruined after marrying her husband were leaked to the French press, but they both come off pretty good. Read more...
Secret recordings made by a former top aide to Nicolas Sarkozy in 2011 have been leaked to French media outlets. The best revelation of the so-called Sarkoleaks is first lady Carla Bruni whining about how she had to put all her cosmetics contracts on hold during his presidency — and... More »
Credits: Getty Images Alt Text: Nicolas Sarkozy Sarkoleaks: Bruni mocked French president about his salary, while adviser called him 'the dwarf' One-Minute Read Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 12:44pm NICOLAS SARKOZY is said to be seething...Show More Summary
Mary-Kate Olsen has revealed the first tangible sign of her engagement to her long-time boyfriend, French banker Olivier Sarkozy, brother of Nicolas. What sign is that, you ask, does she have a fresh glow upon her face and a spring in her swagger? No, no, you foolish romantic—she was wearing an... More »
Mary-Kate Olsen is ready to walk down the aisle after boyfriend Olivier Sarkozy popped the question. Her long-term boyfriend, who is the half-brother of former French president Nicolas Sarkozy, reportedly asked Mary-Kate to marry him. Show More Summary
Mary-Kate Olsen, 27, and her banker boyfriend, Olivier Sarkozy, are engaged! “The Full House” star will become a new stepmom to Olivier’s two children from his first marriage and sisters-in-law with former French president Nicolas Sarkozy and his wife Carla Bruni. Not too shabby, MK. [US Weekly] George Lopez was arrested for public intoxication after drunkenly [...]
Olivier Sarkozy and Mary-Kate Olsen are engaged! The former Full House star is engaged to marry her boyfriend of nearly two years, according to reports. Sarkozy, 44, is the half-brother of former French president Nicolas Sarkozy. A banker,...Show More Summary
From the January 2014 issue of Harper's:In February 2008, Nicolas Sarkozy was working the crowd at an agricultural fair near the Porte de Versailles in Paris when someone refused to shake his hand. “Don’t touch me,” the still unidentified man said. Show More Summary
Alain Minc is a French businessman, author and respected intellectual. He is a close advisor of Nicolas Sarkozy. This article appears in L'Express this week. PARIS -- For the first time, in his recent speech, French President Francois Hollande recognized the world as it is. Show More Summary
Bernadette Chirac gives strongest indication to date that France's ex-president wants his old job back One-Minute Read LAST UPDATED AT 10:43 ON Wed 22 Jan 2014 NICOLAS SARKOZY is on the comeback trail. The man who lost the presidential...Show More Summary
The core of political action is summed up in a single word, decide. A great deal of criticism can be directed at Nicolas Sarkozy and I have never been embarrassed to criticize him. But there is one quality that must be acknowledged in Nicolas Sarkozy: his ability to decide at times of crisis. Show More Summary
Ashoka Mody, 7 January 2014 On 19 October 2010, Angela Merkel and Nicolas Sarkozy agreed that in future, sovereign bailouts from the European Stability Mechanism would require that losses be imposed on private creditors. This agreement was blamed for the increase in sovereign spreads in late 2010 and early 2011. Show More Summary
PARIS (Reuters) - The former right-hand man of French ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy was arrested on Tuesday for questioning about alleged misuse of public funds when he served the conservative leader at the interior ministry, a judicial source said. Show More Summary
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 [...]
Over in New York, Olivier Sarkozy, half-brother of former French president Nicolas, has listed his East Village rowhouse, the love nest he shared with Mary-Kate Olsen, for $6.995M. Inside the 19th-century spread: eight fireplaces, several parlors, original parquet floors, and...