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

Former president says justice system is being used for political ends, after he was put under investigation on suspicion of using influence to gain details of probe into his 2007 election campaign.

Former president says justice system is being used for political ends, after he was put under investigation on suspicion of using influence to gain details of probe into his 2007 election campaign.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
UK royal couple win French injunction on topless photos

A French court on Tuesday banned a gossip magazine from further publishing topless photographs of the wife of Britain’s Prince William, the former Kate Middleton.

A French court on Tuesday banned a gossip magazine from further publishing topless photographs of the wife of Britain’s Prince William, the former Kate Middleton.

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Moody’s strips France of AAA-rating with one-notch cut

Moody’s stripped France of its prized triple-A badge on Tuesday, cutting the sovereign credit rating on Europe’s No 2 economy by one notch to Aa1 from Aaa, citing an uncertain fiscal outlook.

Moody’s stripped France of its prized triple-A badge on Tuesday, cutting the sovereign credit rating on Europe’s No 2 economy by one notch to Aa1 from Aaa, citing an uncertain fiscal outlook.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
SocGen rogue trader Kerviel fined US$6.4b, jailed for 3 years

Former Societe Generale trader Jerome Kerviel handed three years in jail for his role in France’s biggest rogue-trading scandal on Wednesday and ordered to repay US$6.35 billion.

Former Societe Generale trader Jerome Kerviel handed three years in jail for his role in France’s biggest rogue-trading scandal on Wednesday and ordered to repay US$6.35 billion.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
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France's Hollande under pressure to reshuffle government after scandal, poll finds

A majority of the French favour a government reshuffle in the aftermath of a scandal that forced the budget minister to resign after lying about a secret foreign bank account, a poll showed on Sunday.

A majority of the French favour a government reshuffle in the aftermath of a scandal that forced the budget minister to resign after lying about a secret foreign bank account, a poll showed on Sunday.

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