Gerard Depardieu, the French actor just awarded Russian citizenship, praised his “special relationship” with Chechen strongman Ramzan Kadyrov as he started filming a movie in the mainly Muslim Russian region.
Less than two weeks ago, French bookstores began carrying a campaign biography intended to boost the front-runner for next year’s presidential election. It was entitled “The Real Story of Dominique Strauss-Kahn .”
If Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. had decided to codename his investigation of former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn, he might have called it “Operation Rock and a Hard Place.”
International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn , accused of sexually assaulting and attempting to rape a hotel housekeeper, is being held without bail at New York’s Rikers Island jail complex while awaiting his next court appearance on May 20.
Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former International Monetary Fund chief who won dismissal of sexual- assault charges in New York, still faces a lawsuit by his accuser and remains the subject of a French rape investigation.
Dominique Strauss-Kahn , the former head of the International Monetary Fund, was released from jail on Rikers Island and taken to a downtown Manhattan residence, where he will be under 24-hour private armed guard.
A recorded conversation by the woman who accuses Dominique Strauss-Kahn of sexually assaulting her in a New York hotel was mischaracterized regarding her remarks about the former International Monetary Fund chief’s wealth, her lawyer said.
Galleon Group LLC co-founder Raj Rajaratnam, the hedge fund manager convicted of insider trading, will be heard again on recorded wiretaps in the trial of his former deputy, Zvi Goffer, the judge overseeing the case said.