Carla Bruni

Newsmaker: Carla Bruni-Sarkozy

The French are seriously existential about their politics and object to it being turned into soap opera but Carla Bruni-Sarkozy seems to turn her life into the stuff of Days of Our Lives with...

Lips sealed

Carla Bruni keeps mum on baby rumours

France's President Nicolas Sarkozy and first lady Carla Bruni-Sarkozy.

Henry Samuel, Paris Carla Bruni-Sarkozy has added to rumours she is pregnant, refusing to deny it by saying 'my lips are sealed to protect something'.

Working girl statue leaves Carla Bruni red faced

Carla Bruni-Sarkozy.

A French mayor's plan to erect a statue of President Nicolas Sarkozy's wife, Carla Bruni, in worker's attire has angered the opposition and embarrassed the first lady and former supermodel.

L'Wren Scott

L'Wren Scott: The only woman who could ever tame Mick Jagger


Martin Evans Towering over Sir Mick Jagger by more than 10 centimetres, L’Wren Scott always looked like a woman in charge.

Top model Jessica Gomes feels clucky

Jo Casamento dinkus

Jo Casamento Beautiful raven-haired model Jessica Gomes may be achieving stellar heights in the modelling world, but she has her feet firmly on the ground.

Iranian media told to stop insulting Bruni

LONDON: The Iranian government has urged the country's media to refrain from insults after a hardline newspaper twice described Carla Bruni-Sarkozy, wife of the French President, as a ''prostitute''.

Sexual politics

Trouble in Bruni-Sarkozy paradise


The French blogosphere is buzzing with rumours of a rift in the fairytale marriage of Nicolas Sarkozy and Carla Bruni.