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France's Sarkozy announces political comeback
Sarkozy looks to head opposition UMP party in a move that could lead to a 2017 presidential bid.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2014 20:44 GMT
Au revoir to France's culture of discretion
In seeking to settle accounts with her ex-lover, has Valerie Trierweiler also damaged French democracy?
Last updated: 09 Sep 2014 11:49 GMT
Sarkozy: Victim of witch-hunt?
After Chirac and Strauss-Kahn, Sarkozy is the latest French politician embroiled in a scandal.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2014 10:19 GMT
French president splits from first lady
Separation from Valerie Trierweiler announced two weeks after magazine exposed Hollande's affair with film actress.
Last updated: 26 Jan 2014 04:04 GMT
Sarkozy supporters tearful after defeat
With clearly dampened spirits, the crowds continued to cheer as their champion gave his farewell speech.
Last updated: 06 May 2012 20:57 GMT
Profile: Nicolas Sarkozy
Despite low approval ratings during his first term, 'President Bling-Bling' is not yet out of the race.
Last updated: 05 May 2012 05:14 GMT
French show their disapproval of Sarkozy
The record score for the far-right may be proof that Sarkozy has angered many of those who voted for him five years ago.
Last updated: 23 Apr 2012 13:08 GMT
World's media reacts to French poll result
Newspapers predict Sarkozy will struggle in runoff, noting right-wing Marine Le Pen's likely influence on outcome.
Last updated: 23 Apr 2012 08:11 GMT
Nicolas Sarkozy: Let them eat cake
Chances that the current French president will be re-elected are slim to none.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2012 15:28 GMT
France's Sarkozy begins tough re-election bid
President rallies supporters as polls show him trailing opponent by 10 points just nine weeks before vote.
Last updated: 19 Feb 2012 20:50 GMT
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