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# dsk - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Revealed: The Department of Finance's secret 'Johnny Logan working group' Banking Inquiry This post contains videos

Revealed: The Department of Finance's secret 'Johnny Logan working group'

A former senior finance official has revealed secret plans were made in case Ireland defaulted from the euro.

# dsk - Friday 12 June, 2015

Official: This man is not a pimp

Dominique Strauss Khan, the former head of the IMF, was acquitted of pimping charges this morning.

# dsk - Monday 16 February, 2015

Former prostitutes drop case against Dominique Strauss-Kahn

They had delivered dramatic testimony during the pimping trial of the former IMF boss.

# dsk - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

DSK says he didn't know the women he had orgies with were prostitutes

Topless women threw themselves on DSK’s car as he arrived at court today.

# dsk - Monday 19 May, 2014

Dominique Strauss-Kahn is not happy with a film based on his sex scandal

His lawyer described it as “a piece of shit, dogshit”.

# dsk - Friday 26 July, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Everybody’s talking about the rain, the rain, and more of the rain…

Carlton affair: Former IMF chief Strauss-Kahn to face pimping trial

Prosecutors called for the charges to be dropped but investigating magistrates have decided he should face trial.

# dsk - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Strauss-Kahn: I'm still angry that I was treated as guilty

The ex-IMF chief says he should never have been paraded before TV cameras in handcuffs on charges of sexual assault that were later dropped.

# dsk - Monday 10 December, 2012

Strauss-Kahn settles with maid over sexual assault allegation

A court in New York has heard that the former head of the IMF has reached an undisclosed financial settlement with the hotel maid who accused him of sexual assault last year.

# dsk - Friday 30 November, 2012

DSK to make out-of-court settlement with maid over 'sex assault' - reports

A hotel maid accused the former head of the IMF of sexually assaulting her in his room at the Sofitel hotel in New York last year.

# dsk - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

French court delays Strauss-Kahn sex charge ruling

A French appeals court will delay a decision on whether to drop pimping charges against the former IMF chief until December.

# dsk - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

"Leave me alone!": Strauss-Kahn says he is facing "media assault"

The former head of the International Monetary Fund says that he is the subject of a “media assault that some days resembles a manhunt” amid allegations of sexual assault and pimping.

# dsk - Thursday 19 July, 2012

Fizzy drink named after DSK to go on sale in France

The drink – with former IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn as its namesake – is said to have aphrodisiac qualities.

# dsk - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

Prosecutor launches new Strauss-Kahn gang rape investigation

Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn acknowledges being involved in “libertine” activity, but says he never used violence and was unaware of anyone being paid for sex.

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# dsk - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

Strauss-Kahn counter-suing hotel maid over rape claim

The former French politician is counter-suing a hotel maid over rape allegations she made against him last year – seeking damages of at least $1 million.

# dsk - Friday 4 May, 2012

Fresh rape claim in Strauss-Kahn case

A Belgian prostitute alleges that she was gang raped by Strauss Kahn and three friends.

# dsk - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

NYC court to rule today on Strauss-Kahn lawsuit

Judge to decide if hotel maid’s lawsuit should be dismissed.

# dsk - Saturday 28 April, 2012

Strauss-Kahn says he was set up in the aftermath of maid scandal

The former IMF boss says his political opponents orchestrated events to end his bid for the French presidency.

# dsk - Monday 26 March, 2012

DSK "charged over prostitution ring"

It is being reported that Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the former head of the IMF, has been charged over alleged involvement with a prostitution ring.

# dsk - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Police question Dominique Strauss Kahn over prostitution ring

The former head of the IMF had requested that he be allowed to give his side of the story to police.

# dsk - Sunday 19 February, 2012

Strauss-Khan to be questioned over alleged links to 'prostitution ring'

The former head of the IMF faces questions over his alleged links to a prostitution ring in northern France.

# dsk - Tuesday 27 December, 2011

2011: The year of resignations

Undone by sex scandals, economic failures, uprisings and other controversies, an astonishing number of high-profile figures resigned from their various posts in the past 12 months.

# dsk - Thursday 8 December, 2011

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Watch: leaked Strauss-Kahn surveillance footage adds to mystery

The footage has been aired less than fortnight after suggestions that the former head of the IMF was the target of a political plot when he was accused of sexual assault in a New York hotel in May.

# dsk - Thursday 1 December, 2011

Sex with maid was consensual, says Strauss-Kahn biography

Lawyers for Nafissatou Diallo have said the new book’s account of the incident is “complete fantasy”.

# dsk - Monday 28 November, 2011

Sarkozy's party denies new claims that Strauss-Kahn was set-up

The denial comes following the emergence of new details in the case which forced the one-time French presidential favourite to resign earlier this year.

# dsk - Friday 18 November, 2011

More revelations about Dominique Strauss-Kahn

A high-class prostitute claims to have intimate knowledge of the former head of the International Monetary Fund.

# dsk - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Obama is the world's most powerful person again

That is according to the list-loving Forbes magazine which has released its new 70 leaders who matter index.

# dsk - Monday 17 October, 2011

Strauss-Kahn 'will debunk' new claims linking him to prostitution ring

The former IMF head is embroiled in further controversy days after a police probe into rape allegations was dropped.

# dsk - Thursday 13 October, 2011

French prosecutor drops Dominique Strauss-Kahn case

DSK, the man once tipped to be the next president of France, will not go on trial in relation to claims by a French novelist that he tried to rape her.

# dsk - Thursday 29 September, 2011

Strauss-Kahn comes face-to-face with French rape accuser

Investigators questioned the former IMF chief and Tristane Banon to help them decide whether to pursue charges of attempted rape brought by the 32-year-old woman.

Strauss-Kahn to meet rape accuser in Paris

Tristane Banon is to confront former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn at a Paris police station this morning.

# dsk - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

Strauss-Kahn claims diplomatic immunity from Diallo civil suit

Dominique Strauss-Kahn says his diplomatic immunity only ended when he left the US – so he can’t be sued by a hotel maid.

# dsk - Friday 23 September, 2011

Strauss-Kahn set for face-to-face meeting with rape accuser DSK This post contains videos

Strauss-Kahn set for face-to-face meeting with rape accuser

The former IMF head will meet writer Tristane Banon before a French judge hearing their rival versions of events.

# dsk - Monday 19 September, 2011

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things to know before 9am: Man in court over Roscommon stabbing, eateries lose millions in food waste, and the latest institution to ban men with red hair…

Strauss-Kahn on rape claim: ‘It was a failing vis-à-vis my wife’

The former IMF head has denied all allegations of sexual violence in a 20-minute interview on French television.

# dsk - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

Strauss-Kahn questioned over second rape allegation

Writer Tristine Banon has alleged that the former IMF head tried to rape her during a 2003 interview in Paris.

# dsk - Sunday 4 September, 2011

Strauss-Kahn returns to frosty reception and uncertain future

The former IMF head meets a frosty reception upon arrival in France for the first time since the Sofitel incident in May.

# dsk - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things you should know this morning…

Strauss-Kahn applauded on return to IMF

The former head of the IMF requested to meet with members of the institution following charges against him being dropped.

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