Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy announced in his book Tout pour la France (All for France) that he has decided to be a candidate in the 2017 presidential election.
Le Canard Enchaine triggered the fuss with a report, later confirmed by the government, that Hollande paid his hairdresser nearly 10,000 euros a month.
French President Francois Hollande's allies have launched a battle to burnish the image of the deeply unpopular leader, who some in the fractured left still see as their best hope for elections next year.
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy today joined Prime Minister Narendra Modi in pressing for concrete action by the global community against the threat of terrorism against the backdrop of attacks in Paris, Brussels and Pathankot.
Donald Trump is "scary" and his popularity in the United States is worrying, former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has said.
Cameron got distracted, Sarkozy wanted to promote his country: Obama slams leaders over Libya intervention
British leader David Cameron got "distracted" and French President Nicolas Sarkozy wanted to promote his country during the 2011 NATO-led military intervention in Libya, US President Barack Obama said in an interview with The Atlantic Thursday.
Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy arrived at a Paris court on Tuesday in connection with a long-running scandal over his 2012 campaign finances.
Nicolas Sarkozy's lawyers asked France's highest court on Thursday to throw out evidence obtained through wiretaps of phone conversations between the former French president and his main lawyer.
IMF chief Christine Lagarde claims she is not guilty, will appeal French court's order to stand trial
International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde has been ordered to stand trial in France over her role in a 2008 arbitration ruling that handed 400 million euros ($434 million) to French businessman Bernard Tapie.
France's ruling Socialists took a drubbing in run-off local polls that saw major gains for former president Nicolas Sarkozy and the far-right ahead of 2017 presidential elections.
Magistrates are looking at whether Sarkozy used his influence to secure leaked details of an inquiry into alleged irregularities in his 2007 poll campaign.
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has been detained and was reportedly being questioned by financial investigators on Tuesday in a corruption probe.
A top aide to former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has been detained in an investigation into alleged misuse of public funds.
Chinese hackers eavesdropped on the computers of five European foreign ministries before last September's G20 Summit...
A judge in Bordeaux on Thursday will decide whether the 57-year-old Conservative will be charged with taking advantage of the 90-year-old L'Oreal heiress, Liliane Bettencourt.