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  1. News - World - FRANCE

    Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy held for questioning over corruption allegations

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 03:45pm by Reuters

    ... source said. The conservative politician denies wrongdoing in a string of investigations which could derail his hopes of a comeback after his 2012 presidential election defeat by Francois ... Azibert a promotion in exchange for information. Allies from Sarkozy's conservative UMP party- in crisis because of questions over spending during the 2012 presidential campaign- jumped ...

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    Ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy says French justice twisted by politics in corruption probe

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 12:31pm by Reuters in Paris

    ... Reuters in Paris Conservative politician complains of political persecution by the judiciary after he was placed under investigation for allegedly using his influence to gain details ... after his 2012 defeat by socialist Francois Hollande. The conservative politician denies wrongdoing in a string of investigations where his direct or indirect implication has cast doubt on his ...

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    Secret Sarkozy tapes could threaten his political comeback

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 09:06pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Paris Former president battling revelations of private conversations with both wife and lawyer amid conservative accusations of co-ordinated attack Secret Sarkozy tapes ... the one-time conservative darling a major headache- just as he has positioned himself for a political comeback. Sarkozy and his wife sought an emergency injunction on Monday to block further ...

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    Paris anti-abortion rally attracts thousands before parliament debate

    Posted Jan 20th 2014, 11:28pm by AFP

    ... on Sunday. Police put their number at 16,000. The demonstration was inspired by changes in Spain, where the conservative government last month, under pressure from the Catholic Church, agreed ...

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    France shelves 'family diversity' law after protests by tens of thousands

    Posted Feb 04th 2014, 09:32pm by AFP

    ... for All] movement that organised the demonstrations, said the government's decision was a victory for the conservative movement. "What was outlined in this bill was not conducive ...

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    Hollande’s popularity up amid affair rumours, but focus turns to stricken French ‘first lady’

    Posted Jan 14th 2014, 10:21am by AGENCIES

    ... turns messy for France's Hollande “This has been disastrous for the image of the institution of the presidency,” said Jean-François Cope, head of the opposition UMP conservatives. However, ...

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    Hollande most unpopular French president on record

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 10:06am by Reuters in Paris

    ... parties, even former conservative president Nicolas Sarkozy, although he deeply antagonised many left-wing voters. While Hollande is dragging his Socialist party’s approval ratings down, ...

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    Sarkozy investigated in party-funding affair

    Posted Mar 22nd 2013, 10:17am by Reuters in Bordeaux

    ... heiress Liliane Bettencourt, the public prosecutor said. The risk for Sarkozy, unseated May last year but considered a potential conservative candidate in the 2017 presidential race, is that he ... in the right-leaning weekly Valeurs Actuelles increased speculation he could return to politics- talk that has not abated since the conservative was ousted by Hollande. A poll published on March 18 showed ...

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    Riot police on alert after two nights of violence in Paris

    Posted Jul 23rd 2013, 12:00am by GDN, AFP

    ... traditions and values. It must be enforced everywhere The law was brought in by conservative former president Nicolas Sarkozy and targets burqa and niqab garments that conceal the face rather than ...

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    Vincent and Bruno become first gay couple to tie the knot in France

    Posted May 30th 2013, 12:52am by Reuters

    ... and continued opposition from Catholics and conservatives. Despite support for the reform in Montpellier, which boasts of being France’s most gay-friendly town, officials scrapped plans to broadcast ... it came into force this month, a law making France the 14th country to allow same-sex marriage has triggered street protests by conservatives, Catholics and extreme right-wingers. ...




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