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#Karima el-Mahroug

# karima-el-mahroug - Monday 24 June, 2013

Berlusconi sentenced to seven years in jail for sex with a minor

The former prime minister is unlikely to serve any time, given his age – but the ruling is a major political blow.

# karima-el-mahroug - Monday 14 January, 2013

Court rejects Berlusconi request to delay trial until after election

The former Italian premier’s legal team has meanwhile removed ‘Ruby the Heart Stealer’ from its list of defence witnesses.

Star witness arrives for Berlusconi sex trial

Karima El-Mahroug – better known by her nickname as “Ruby the Heart Stealer” – has arrived to testify for the first time in court.

# karima-el-mahroug - Sunday 13 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge The Top 7 Silvio moments Bunga Bunga This post contains videos

The Top 7 Silvio moments

The man who made bunga bunga famous – and six other memorable moments from Berlusconi’s career.

# karima-el-mahroug - Sunday 5 June, 2011

Silvio Berlusconi continues to hold 'bunga bunga' parties

A series of leaked wire taps have revealed that the Italian premier has reportedly moved the parties from one villa to another.

# karima-el-mahroug - Friday 15 April, 2011

Silvio Berlusconi says sex trial girl is a "mythomaniac"

The Italian prime minister has sought to play down the accusations made by the girl he is alleged to have had underage sex with.

# karima-el-mahroug - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

Berlusconi 'gave Ruby €45,000 to buy hair removal equipment'

Italian Prime Minister told a court in Milan that he felt sorry for a young teenager and gave her money so she wouldn’t be forced into prostitution.

# karima-el-mahroug - Wednesday 6 April, 2011

Berlusconi trial on underage sex charges adjourned

Berlusconi is currently on trial in four different cases – this relates to charges of having underage sex with a teenager.

# karima-el-mahroug - Tuesday 29 March, 2011

Clooney, Ronaldo called as witnesses in Silvio Berlusconi trial

The Hollywood actor and Real Madrid footballer are among 78 people asked to testify at the Italian premier’s trial.

# karima-el-mahroug - Wednesday 23 March, 2011

Prosecutors reveal photographs of Berlusconi's 'Bunga Bunga' parties Bunga Bunga This post contains images

Prosecutors reveal photographs of Berlusconi's 'Bunga Bunga' parties

Photographs are found on laptops and cameras seized from guests as part of investigations into the Italian PM’s behaviour.

# karima-el-mahroug - Thursday 17 March, 2011

From The Daily Edge ‘Bunga Bunga’ pizza satirises Berlusconi scandal Bunga Bunga Pizza

‘Bunga Bunga’ pizza satirises Berlusconi scandal

The ‘spicy and wild pizza’ is a satirical comment on the alleged sex parties that Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is said to have hosted at one of his villas.

# karima-el-mahroug - Tuesday 15 March, 2011

Prosecutors: Berlusconi slept with teenager 13 times

Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi has been accused of paying for sex with an underage girl during an investigation against three of his aides, accused of procuring prostitutes for the premier.

# karima-el-mahroug - Monday 7 March, 2011

Surgery for Berlusconi after 2009 statuette attack

Meanwhile, lawyers for the Italian premier say he plans to defend himself against allegations of paying for underage sex at next month’s trial.

# karima-el-mahroug - Monday 21 February, 2011

Berlusconi presented £200,000 in gifts to teenage dancer

Dancer at the centre of under-age prostitution allegations against Silvio Berlusconi claims she received expensive gifts from the Italian prime minister.

# karima-el-mahroug - Wednesday 16 February, 2011

Three women to preside over Berlusconi sex trial

The Italian prime minister is accused of paying an underage girl for sex, and then intervening when she was arrested.

# karima-el-mahroug - Tuesday 15 February, 2011

Berlusconi to stand trial on charges of paying for underage sex

The Italian premier will go on trial in April following a court ruling in Milan today.