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Lagarde questioned in French fraud probe
IMF chief and ex-finance minister in Nicolas Sarkozy's government faces probe over role in pay-out deal to businessman.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2014 21:08 GMT
Nicolas Sarkozy: The return of France's Mr Bling?
Scandal-ridden Sarkozy's return to power is further complicated by changes within his own political family.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2014 15:33 GMT
French tycoon Tapie charged with fraud
Bernard Tapie officially placed under investigation in case that may implicate IMF chief Christine Lagarde.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2013 17:16 GMT
IMF chief escapes formal probe in payout case
French court names former finance minister a "supervised witness" over her role in a multi- million payout case.
Last updated: 25 May 2013 05:01 GMT
IMF chief faces more questioning over payout
Christine Lagarde to explain her 2007 handling of row which resulted in large payment to well-connected entrepreneur.
Last updated: 23 May 2013 21:00 GMT
IMF chief questioned in arbitration case
Christine Lagarde to explain her 2007 handling of row that resulted in $300m payment to well-connected entrepreneur.
Last updated: 23 May 2013 13:18 GMT
IMF chief's home searched in corruption probe
Christine Lagarde's Paris home raided by police investigating her role in compensation scandal when she was minister.
Last updated: 20 Mar 2013 17:34 GMT
IMF chief faces French probe over deal
Christine Lagarde under investigation over her role in a financial settlement when she was finance minister.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2011 14:58 GMT
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3D printing and the future of disaster relief
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