The former first lady, Carla Bruni-Sarkozy, is threatening legal action after an online petition asked her to repay nearly €410,000 (£354,000) used to fund her website while her husband was President.
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Monday 27 July 2009
Saturday 25 July 2009
Politics and business are the two subjects most prone to metaphors, and so require care to avoid a clash of mental pictures.
Monday 20 July 2009
Sunday 05 July 2009
Wednesday 24 June 2009
Further indication, now, of Martin Bell's (imminent, surely?) return to the political fray.
Thursday 04 June 2009
Friday 29 May 2009
Carla Bruni-Sarkozy is trying to slow the pace of her husband's foreign travels so she can spend more time with the French president.
Thursday 21 May 2009
French President Nicolas Sarkozy, eager to show himself as a man of the people, has revamped his Facebook networking page with home videos of him flirting and discussing world politics with his wife, Carla.
Sunday 03 May 2009
Thursday 30 April 2009
Oscar-winning, Hervé Leger-wearing, multimillionaire actress Kate Winslet is worried that her adoring public thinks she is middle-class. As a quintessentially British actress, it comes as no surprise that Winslet's neuroses include that most British of social torments: an obsession with class and, specifically, a fear of being middle-class.
Tuesday 28 April 2009
A Paris police official says a computer containing 'highly intimate' photos of French first lady and former model Carla Bruni-Sarkozy have been stolen.
Monday 27 April 2009
She sings. She is a middle-aged beauty. She belongs to the First Wives' Club. And her name is not Carla Bruni.
Monday 20 April 2009
While it is customary before an election to wonder who will emerge as first lady, it’s unusual to ask the question when only one man can possibly be president.
Thursday 12 March 2009
"Was that Carla Bruni on your phone?" I asked. Anthony Steen replied with fine comic timing. "I don't know, I didn't answer it."
Sunday 25 January 2009
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