Sarkozy-Bruni: An affair to remember
Feb 14, 2008
World | Associated Press | Monday February 10, 2014
France's suddenly single president arrives Monday in the U.S. for a state visit, hoping the glaring absence of his first lady won't steal the limelight from his focus on major policy issues with President Barack Obama.
World | Peter Baker, The New York Times | Sunday February 9, 2014
When President Barack Obama invited President Francois Hollande of France for a state dinner, the White House drew up a list of 300 guests to honour the visiting leader and his partner, Valerie Trierweiler. However, things have changed now.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday February 1, 2014
Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor was present for a lunch affair with Valerie Trierweiler, the former First Lady of France. The two discussed issues related to young children and nursing mothers suffering from pneumonia, dysentery and malnutrition in ...
World | Associated Press | Thursday January 30, 2014
France's former first lady says she and the president had grown detached recently but she was caught totally by surprise by his affair with an actress.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday January 29, 2014
France's former first lady Valerie Trierweiler returned to Paris early on Wednesday from a charity trip to India, her first public appearance since President Francois Hollande announced their split after his affair with an actress.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday January 27, 2014
Former partner of French President Francois Hollande, Valerie Trierweiler, is expected to reach Mumbai tonight, despite his announcement on Saturday that he had split with his longstanding companion.
People | Agence France-Presse | Sunday January 26, 2014
Valerie Trierweiler rose from modest origins to having her own office at the Elysee Palace, but the glamorous journalist never managed to win over the French during her short stint as first lady.
World | Reuters | Sunday January 26, 2014
French President Francois Hollande announced his separation from first lady Valerie Trierweiler on Saturday following a media storm over allegations he is having an affair with an actress.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday January 24, 2014
French First Lady Valerie Trierweiler is going on Sunday to India in support of a charity effort, an aide said, after a week-long stay in hospital following revelations that her partner President Francois Hollande is having an affair with an actress.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday January 23, 2014
The French first lady Valerie Trierweiler wanted to stand by President Francois Hollande, when he visits the US next month, despite his love affair with actress Julie Gayet, Closer magazine reported on Thursday.
World | Elaine Sciolino, Alissa J Rubin and Maia De La Baume, The New York Times | Tuesday January 21, 2014
As a candidate for the French presidency in 2012, Francois Hollande promised to be more boring spouse than flamboyant seducer.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday January 18, 2014
Concern and confusion over the health of France's First Lady Valerie Trierweiler mounted on Friday as her employer, Paris Match, reported that her family were "worried" for her and that her teenage son had been unable to visit her in hospital.
World | Reuters | Sunday January 12, 2014
French first lady Valerie Trierweiler has been admitted to hospital following reports of an affair between President Francois Hollande and an actress.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 4, 2012
Valerie Trierweiler, the girlfriend of French President Francois Hollande, has given plans to legalise gay marriage with her personal seal of approval by announcing she will be a witness at one of the first ceremonies.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday November 25, 2012
Former French first lady Carla Bruni-Sarkozy backed controversial plans for France to legalise gay marriage in an interview with Vogue that sees the 44-year-old return to her supermodel roots.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday October 24, 2012
Three French magazines were fined on Tuesday for publishing photographs of President Francois Hollande's companion Valerie Trierweiler in a bikini which were taken when they were on a summer break.
World | Reuters | Wednesday October 3, 2012
France's "First Lady" is dropping plans to relaunch a TV career but says that she will not quit as a journalist at Paris Match magazine because she wants to raise her children without depending on President Francois Hollande for money.
World | Reuters | Wednesday June 13, 2012
France's First Lady set the country's Twitter feeds alight on Tuesday with an encouraging message to a parliamentary election rival of Segolene Royal, the Socialist politician who lived before her with President Francois Hollande.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday May 22, 2012
France's new first lady, Valerie Trierweiler, on Monday said she had been given some precious tips on her new role by Michelle Obama, as she eyed a future as an ambassador for equality.
World | Noopur Tiwari | Wednesday May 9, 2012
France has two first ladies for the moment. Carla Bruni, wife of outgoing President Nicolas Sarkozy, and Valerie Trierweiler, the companion of the newly elected President Francois Hollande. They both have their 'firsts'. Carla Bruni was the first one...