It is understood that she refused to put her name to the declaration
The actress was expected to be appointed to a jury responsible for selecting state funded scholarships for the Villa Medic academy in Rome
Miners' union general secretary Chris Kitchen: 'Unfortunately the perception I had of Arthur the great trade unionist, socialist, just is nothing like the reality as to the man that I know now'
This being France, the President escaped close inspection of his private life at a long-awaited press conference. Instead, he talked about his plan to slash state spending. John Lichfield reports from the Elysee Palace
President says he is ready to axe the ‘excesses and abuses’ of France’s social model
Images add insult to ignominy for the man who polls suggest is now the most unpopular French president in history
Constitutional council says super tax on salaries above €1 million is legal
The French President staked his political credibility on a fall in the number of unemployed by the end of the year, but the figures are not going his way. What now for France’s increasingly unpopular leader, asks John Lichfield
Vaudeville Theatre, London
Swiss voters today overwhelmingly defeated a proposal to limit the pay of top executives to 12 times the wages of their lowliest employees.
The French president has been left with little room for manoeuvre by collapsing poll ratings
Occupations are part of wider movement against centre-left government
150,000 people lined up to pay respects to the so-called 'Red Napoleon'
Tsochatzopoulos' conviction is the latest in a series of corruption cases involving prominent public figures
Football in Germany is a luxury designed for the many, not the few
The Labour Party Conference has been another damp squib, and Ed Miliband risks losing a generation of voters