France: Final farewell for Chirac in family’s home village

France: Final farewell for Chirac in family’s home village

Former French President Jacques Chirac's family bade him a final farewell Saturday at an intimate ceremony in the southwestern village where he grew up.

Former president Chirac still in hospital but wife home

Former president Chirac still in hospital but wife home

Chirac’s wife hospitalised while ex-president remains ill

Chirac’s wife hospitalised while ex-president remains ill

Former French president Chirac admitted to hospital

Former French president Chirac admitted to hospital

Revealed: The huge cost of France’s ex-presidents

Revealed: The huge cost of France’s ex-presidents

France opens Vichy files to face its painful past

France opens Vichy files to face its painful past

TV crew stashed weed in Jacques Chirac’s ‘head’

TV crew stashed weed in Jacques Chirac’s ‘head’

Jacques Chirac home after brief hospital stay

Jacques Chirac home after brief hospital stay

The man who tried to kill the French president

The man who tried to kill the French president

Bernadette Chirac hits a deer on the motorway

Bernadette Chirac hits a deer on the motorway

Chirac criticises Sarkozy in his memoirs

Chirac criticises Sarkozy in his memoirs

Chirac to go on trial for corruption

Chirac to go on trial for corruption

Chirac and Sarkozy: Paradise lost

Chirac and Sarkozy: Paradise lost

Trial opens for ‘medically unfit’ Chirac

Trial opens for ‘medically unfit’ Chirac

placeholder image

Judge excuses ailing Chirac from graft trial

placeholder image

Judges study Chirac charges in his absence

Lawyer claims Chirac took ‘briefcases of cash’

Lawyer claims Chirac took ‘briefcases of cash’

African dirty cash scandal rocks France

African dirty cash scandal rocks France

Prosecutor seeks Chirac acquittal in graft case

Prosecutor seeks Chirac acquittal in graft case

French court to rule in Chirac corruption trial

French court to rule in Chirac corruption trial

Chirac escapes jail after guilty verdict

Chirac escapes jail after guilty verdict

Chirac ‘will vote for Hollande’ – claim

Chirac ‘will vote for Hollande’ – claim

The unrivalled power of the French president

The unrivalled power of the French president