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Ex-French president Sarkozy loses bid to halt corruption trial

​Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy has lost his final bid to avoid a trial on charges of corruption and influence peddling

France ban on face veil ‘violates’ women’s rights — UN panel

The UN Human Rights Committee calls on France to review its 2010 law banning women from covering their faces in public

Sarkozy in hearing to determine go-ahead for fraud charges

Sarkozy was taken into police custody and investigated in March over allegations of 'misappropriation of Libyan public funds and passive corruption'

Election epic offers test for European incumbents

Europe is braced for an election bonanza this that will determine the politics of the increasingly contested campaign to save the single currency.

Economy may spell doom for Sarkozy

France voted on Sunday in round one of a presidential ballot, against the backdrop of a feeble economy.

Toulouse school killings suspect shoots three in raid

A gunman suspected of killing three children and a rabbi at a Jewish school in France has wounded three police officers in a shoot-out during a raid.

Sarkozy condemns shooting at French school

A gunman has shot dead at least four people at a Jewish school in Toulouse, days after soldiers were killed in similar shootings in the same area.

Several dead in shooting at French school

The Toulouse prosecutor says a gunman has opened fire in front of a Jewish school in a southwest French city killing several people.

Arab Spring led to the fall of the first wives’ club

Despite an often fawning portrayal in the Western media, they were the Lady Macbeths.

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Calling this ‘the gravest crisis in the history of our democracy’, the president said level three lockdown remains, but enforcement will be strengthened

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Court must declare Cape Town’s ‘inhuman’ demolitions, evictions illegal, says law centre

The city argues that it is not carrying out evictions, but is acting against land invasions

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Young professional gets a career boost from PSETA

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Colgate-Palmolive South Africa donates one million bars of soap

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Municipal audit outcomes reveal public sector financial management must be professionalised

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