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DSK: Off the hook

Can’t really say we didn’t see this coming: after countless rumours, media hysteria and much turmoil, all charges have been dropped against former Socialist Party leader and former IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn. Forbes reports that DSK is finally in the position to … Continue reading

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Rather shocking turn of events, eh DSK?

Quite the turnaround for former IMF head Dominque Strauss Kahn. The Guardian said it best: “Strauss-Kahn was freed from house arrest and had his bail dropped, as it emerged that investigators had discovered his accuser, a 32-year-old Guinean-born maid, had … Continue reading

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From French finance ministry to head of the IMF: Lagarde’s got her work cut out for her

Few were surprised when French Finance Minister Christine Lagarde was appointed to the head of the International Monetary Fund yesterday. Lagarde beat out Mexico’s Agustin Carsters to replace Dominique Strauss Kahn, who is currently facing attempted rape charges in New York City. … Continue reading

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Dominique Strauss-Kahn arrested in New York

Some say it’s shocking, some aren’t so surprised. Leading Socialist Party figure and head of the IMF, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, has been arrested in New York in connection with a sex attack against a hotel worker. A maid alleged that a … Continue reading

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