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Will François Hollande Cash in on His Lad Credentials?

Sophie Alderson | Posted 12.04.2014 | UK Comedy
Sophie Alderson

François Hollande must be undergoing a bit of a personality crisis at the moment. To be or not to be Europe's greatest rogue: that is the question. U...

'Do You Think Your Private Life Has Made France An International Joke?'

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 31.01.2014 | UK Politics

British journalists poured scorn on French reporters earlier this month when Hollande gave his first press conference following allegations of an affa...

Did Valerie Trierweiler Go On A £2.5m Rampage?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Valerie Trierweiler has been accused of causing £2.5m of damage to the Élysée Palace during a rampage after she found out about François Hollande...

Sex and the King's Two Bodies: the French Presidency and the Hollande-Gayet Affair

Professor John Gaffney | Posted 16.03.2014 | UK Politics
Professor John Gaffney

One of the striking things about French reaction - probably unique among Western democracies - was that first the political class, from Marine le Pen on the far-right, right across the political spectrum, with only one or two dissenting voices, claimed that this was about Hollande's private life and was not a political issue...

Hollande Forced into a Compromising Situation

Jeremy Cook | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Politics
Jeremy Cook

Few politicians have had as bad a start to 2014 as Francois Hollande. Enough has been written about his private life already, but that aside - the situation with the French economy must be causing him even more sleepless nights.

Tories Blast 'Failing' And 'Undignified' Francois Hollande

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Politics

French president Francois Hollande has been branded "failing", eccentric" and "rather undignified" by Tory MPs after the French embassy complained abo...

13 Things You Should Know About President Hollande's Alleged Affair

The Huffington Post UK | Cassandra Ward | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Should it be a surprise to anyone that the president of France - yes, France! - is said to be having an affair? Well, maybe, given the president is Fr...