Dominique Strauss-Kahn http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/19168/all en Dominique Strauss-Kahn holds France in suspense over his possible candidacy for president http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/europe/france/110224/dominique-strauss-kahn-nicolas-sarkozy-france-presidential-election <p> French media speculate that Dominique Strauss-Kahn will challenge Nicolas Sarkozy for France&#39;s presidency, and win.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/europe/france/110224/dominique-strauss-kahn-nicolas-sarkozy-france-presidential-election" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dominique Strauss-Kahn France Presidential Election 2012 IMF Nicolas Sarkozy Business Elections France Europe Politics Global Economy Fri, 25 Feb 2011 00:55:00 +0000 Ben Barnier 5626592 at http://www.globalpost.com In France, Dominique Strauss-Kahn is toast after arrest for sexual crimes in NY http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/110516/dominique-strauss-kahn-sexual-assault <p> PARIS &mdash; Across the political spectrum, the word &ldquo;humiliation&rdquo; peppered comment about Strauss-Kahn, who was expected to run for president in 2012.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/110516/dominique-strauss-kahn-sexual-assault" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dominique Strauss-Kahn IMF Business Debt Crisis France Europe Global Economy Mon, 16 May 2011 13:49:00 +0000 Mort Rosenblum 5645014 at http://www.globalpost.com IMF: What now after sex scandal? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business-tech/110516/imf-dominique-strauss-kahn-dsk <p> From a global economy perspective, the timing of the Strauss-Kahn fiasco is about as bad as it gets.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business-tech/110516/imf-dominique-strauss-kahn-dsk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dominique Strauss-Kahn Business Debt Crisis Global Economy Mon, 16 May 2011 16:43:00 +0000 Thomas Mucha 5645024 at http://www.globalpost.com DSK held on Rikers Island after judge denies bail http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/110517/dsk-rikers-island-judge-bail <p> The chief of the International Monetary Fund, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, has gone from a $3,000-a-night suite at a luxury New York hotel to an 11-by-13 foot cell on Rikers Island in a matter of days.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/110517/dsk-rikers-island-judge-bail" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dominique Strauss-Kahn World Leaders France Global Economy Tue, 17 May 2011 04:46:00 +0000 News Desk 5645273 at http://www.globalpost.com French outraged at American justice system's handling of Dominique Strauss-Kahn http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/110517/dominique-strauss-kahn-arrest-french-reaction <p> PARIS &mdash; Reaction to court procedure grew bitterer still as the French watched what many considered to be a rush to judgment in American media.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/110517/dominique-strauss-kahn-arrest-french-reaction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dominique Strauss-Kahn IMF World Leaders Business Debt Crisis France Europe Global Economy Tue, 17 May 2011 15:47:00 +0000 Mort Rosenblum 5645353 at http://www.globalpost.com New European leaders emerge http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110517/european-leaders-germany-france <p> France will elect a new president in 2012. Germany&#39;s next federal election is 2013. After that, the leaders at the center of European politics could completely change.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/110517/european-leaders-germany-france" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Angela Merkel Dominique Strauss-Kahn Nicolas Sarkozy World Leaders Debt Crisis Green France Europe Germany Wed, 18 May 2011 10:34:00 +0000 Barbara E. Martinez, Mildrade Cherfils and David Wroe 5645389 at http://www.globalpost.com Le Scandale: How is Strauss-Kahn playing in Paris? http://www.globalpost.com/internal/video/5645477 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <!--paging_filter--><p>Even in a tolerant society, rape is an exception.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ben Barnier and Josh Vardey </div> </div> </div> <p>PARIS -- Though not everyone on the streets of Paris is convinced the charges against presidential hopeful Dominique Strauss-Kahn are legit.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-copyright"> <div class="field-label">Copyright/Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-lead-image"> <div class="field-label">Still Frame:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_lead_image" width="640" height="360" alt="" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/twistage_stills/a9f5dbbdd3748-original.jpg?1305677192" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2011:05:17 20:53</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="vid-wrapper"> <script type="text/javascript"> //not in site and viewNode("a9f5dbbdd3748", {player_profile:"_gp3_full", server_detection:true}); </script> </div> Dominique Strauss-Kahn Elections France Culture & Lifestyle Offbeat Video Wed, 18 May 2011 00:53:00 +0000 Ben Barnier and Josh Vardey 5645477 at http://www.globalpost.com After fleeing Guinea, Dominique Strauss-Kahn maid now finds life upended http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/110518/guinea-dominique-strauss-kahn-maid <p> There is speculation Strauss-Kahn will insist that the sexual acts were consensual.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/110518/guinea-dominique-strauss-kahn-maid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dominique Strauss-Kahn Guinea World Leaders France Global Economy Wed, 18 May 2011 05:05:00 +0000 News Desk 5645528 at http://www.globalpost.com Carla Bruni-Sarkozy pregnant, says president's father (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/110518/carla-bruni-sarkozy-pregnant-video <p> Sarkozy is the most unpopular president in France and years, and his supporters hold a pregnancy could boost his relection chances.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/110518/carla-bruni-sarkozy-pregnant-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dominique Strauss-Kahn World Leaders Elections France Wed, 18 May 2011 05:51:30 +0000 News Desk 5645539 at http://www.globalpost.com The Strauss-Kahn conspiracy? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/110518/strauss-kahn-conspiracy <p> BOSTON &mdash; As far as the French are concerned, it&rsquo;s not only Strauss-Kahn who is on trial. It&rsquo;s also the American customs of justice.<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/110518/strauss-kahn-conspiracy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dominique Strauss-Kahn World Leaders France Culture & Lifestyle Wed, 18 May 2011 22:55:00 +0000 David Case 5645705 at http://www.globalpost.com Dominique Strauss-Kahn indicted in sex assault case (UPDATES) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/110519/dominique-strauss-kahn-resigns-imf <p> Strauss-Kahn was charged with a variety of crimes, including attempted rape.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/110519/dominique-strauss-kahn-resigns-imf" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dominique Strauss-Kahn World Leaders France Global Economy Thu, 19 May 2011 04:44:00 +0000 News Desk 5645812 at http://www.globalpost.com French press publishes Strauss-Kahn accuser’s name and “photos” http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/110520/name-photos-Strauss-Kahn-alleged-rape-victim <p> Journalists call Strauss-Kahn&#39;s accuser &quot;the media&#39;s most sought after woman.&quot;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/110520/name-photos-Strauss-Kahn-alleged-rape-victim" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dominique Strauss-Kahn France Global Economy Fri, 20 May 2011 21:15:00 +0000 David Case 5646249 at http://www.globalpost.com Strauss-Kahn case reveals inequities in French society http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/110524/dominique-strauss-kahn-scandal-france <p> PARIS &mdash; The attitude from French leaders and the media toward Strauss-Kahn and his Guinean immigrant accuser seemed to confirm what minorities and the poor have long said about being French.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/110524/dominique-strauss-kahn-scandal-france" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dominique Strauss-Kahn IMF World Leaders France Europe Thu, 26 May 2011 10:31:00 +0000 Mildrade Cherfils 5647105 at http://www.globalpost.com Egyptian businessman Mahmoud Abdel Salam Omar being held on $25K bail http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/110601/egyptian-businessman-mahmoud-abdel-salam-omar-bail <p> The supervisor of the housekeeper who was allegedly sexually assaulted has been suspended by the PIerre hotel after she failed to report the incident immediately.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/110601/egyptian-businessman-mahmoud-abdel-salam-omar-bail" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dominique Strauss-Kahn Egypt Global Economy Wed, 01 Jun 2011 06:01:00 +0000 News Desk 5648539 at http://www.globalpost.com Dominique Strauss-Kahn pleads not guilty on sex assault charges (UPDATES) (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/110606/dominique-strauss-kahn-expected-enter-not-guilty-plea-mon <p> Prosecutors have said their evidence has been growing, while the economist&#39;s defense attorneys insist they have information to discredit the maid.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/110606/dominique-strauss-kahn-expected-enter-not-guilty-plea-mon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dominique Strauss-Kahn World Leaders France Global Economy Mon, 06 Jun 2011 06:24:00 +0000 News Desk 5649438 at http://www.globalpost.com