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Thierry Leveque

Thierry Leveque

    Former French premier goes on trial over smear scandal
    Former French premier goes on trial over smear scandal
    Former French Prime Minister Dominique de Villepin went on trial on Monday, accused of conspiring to smear Nicolas Sarkozy in 2004 and wreck his...
    Ferrari fight on after French court defeat
    Ferrari fight on after French court defeat
    Ferrari hit back on Wednesday after a French court rejected their bid to prevent Formula One's governing body introducing controversial new rules...
    Ferrari fails in bid to stop F1 budget cap
    Ferrari fails in bid to stop F1 budget cap
    A French court has thrown out a bid by Ferrari to prevent Formula One's governing body from introducing controversial new rules next season.
    Société Générale probe widened
    Société Générale probe widened
    A French inquiry into a record €4,9-billion ($7,17-billion) trading loss at Société Générale widened to a second broker on Friday as...
    Total found guilty in 1999 French oil-spill case
    Total found guilty in 1999 French oil-spill case
    A court ruled on Wednesday that French oil giant Total was responsible for the 1999 sinking of the oil tanker Erika, and ordered it to pay...
    Son of Chad president found dead in France
    Son of Chad president found dead in France
    Chadian President Idriss Déby Itno's son, Brahim, touted as a possible successor, was found dead on Monday morning in the underground parking lot...
    French PM questioned in scandal case
    French PM questioned in scandal case
    French Prime Minister Dominique de Villepin said on Friday he had been the victim of "calumny and lies", as he emerged from 17 hours of questioning...