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  1. News - World - FRANCE

    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 of an earlier investigation Former President Nicolas Sarkozy said on Wednesday France’s justice system was being used for political ends, after he was put under investigation on suspicion of using his ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1545445/ex-president-sarkozy-says-french-justice-twisted-politics-corruption
  2. News - World - FRANCE

    French ambassador admits to concern over crime against Chinese tourists

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 10:36pm by KRISTINE KWOK

    ... Bermann. Bermann was visiting Hong Kong before concluding her 31/2-year tenure as ambassador next month. While in the city, she held meetings on its political debate. "What we want for Hong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1559311/french-ambassador-admits-concern-over-crime-against-chinese-tourists
  3. News - World - FRANCE

    French court backs ending life support for man, 38, in vegetative state

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 04:49am by AFP, Reuters

    ... in a vegetative state, going against his parents' wishes to keep him alive. The Council of State ruled that a decision taken by doctors- and supported by his wife, nephew and several siblings- ... but also states that patient treatment should not involve "excessive obstination". Lambert's parents, devout Catholics, said even before the Council of State's ruling yesterday ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1539980/french-court-backs-ending-life-support-man38-vegetative-state
  4. News - World - FRANCE

    New leaks of phone calls add to Nicolas Sarkozy graft scandal

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 06:32am by AFP

    ... on information about a long-running political funding scandal involving L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt. Azibert did not get the position in Monaco, a principality that is largely dependent on France, and has applied to retire. In another alleged extract, Sarkozy told his lawyer to tell the judge that he was meeting that day with Monaco's minister of state (prime minister), Michel ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1553055/new-leaks-phone-calls-add-nicolas-sarkozy-graft-scandal
  5. News - World - FRANCE

    Defiant Nicolas Sarkozy out to claim ultimate victory despite corruption probes

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 06:09am by GDN, AFP

    ... Sarkozy out to claim the ultimate victory To the French right, it was political persecution and a plot to undermine Nicolas Sarkozy's eventual return to power. To the left, ... leaving the Elysee Palace in 2012 to claim the justice system was being used as a "political instrument" against him and to lash out at the magistrates and France's Socialist ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1547461/defiant-nicolas-sarkozy-out-claim-ultimate-victory-despite-corruption
  6. News - World - FRANCE

    French president calls on people to love their country amid economic gloom

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 01:45am by AFP

    ... people and also to boost jobs for young people by kickstarting apprenticeships. Asked about allegations by former president Nicolas Sarkozy that he was the victim of political interference after ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1554388/french-president-calls-people-love-their-country-amid-economic-gloom
  7. News - World - FRANCE

    Crackdown on private resorts on French Riviera angers owners

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 08:21pm by GDN

    ... as 'remarkable places', in which case no reconstruction is allowed," she said. Rebufat-Frilet called it a witch hunt by the state. "This is really a big worry for us. It's one thing ... there is no such thing as a private beach, and the public must have unfettered access to the sea. However, the state has allowed exceptions for temporary beach installations. The confrontation is the latest ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1550432/crackdown-private-resorts-french-riviera-angers-owners
  8. News - World - FRANCE

    Ex-French president Nicolas Sarkozy charged with corruption

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 10:24am by AFP

    ... to attempt a political comeback in time for the next presidential poll in 2017, but those plans now look to have been wrecked. Sarkozy's close allies denounced what they see as a witch-hunt. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1544742/french-court-places-ex-president-nicolas-sarkozy-under-formal-corruption
  9. News - World - FRANCE

    How chronic stress causes heart attacks: white blood cells attack host, study shows

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 09:09pm by AFP

    ... but have not understood the mechanism. To find the link, Nahrendorf and a team studied 29 doctors working in a hospital intensive care unit. Their work environment is considered a model for chronic ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1539044/how-chronic-stress-causes-heart-attacks-white-blood-cells-attack-host
  10. News - World - FRANCE

    French PM Hollande wants to discuss multibillion-dollar BNP bank fine with Obama

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 04:37pm by Associated Press in Brussels

    ... anniversary celebrations French President Francois Hollande says he wants to discuss with President Barack Obama a potential multibillion-dollar fine that France’s largest bank is facing in the United States. American authorities are investigating BNP Paribas for allegedly handling currency transactions through its New York office for clients in Iran, Sudan and Cuba in violation of US trade ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1525964/french-pm-hollande-wants-discuss-multibillion-dollar-bnp-bank-fine-obama

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