19 May '11, 4am

Dominique Strauss-Kahn resigns as IMF chief, denies with 'greatest possible firmness' sexual assault charges

Dominique Strauss-Kahn resigns as IMF chief, denies with 'greatest possible firmness' sexual assault charges

Dominique Strauss-Kahn resigned as IMF Managing Director, but maintained he was innocent of the sexual assault charges against him. -- PHOTO: AP WASHINGTON - FRANCE'S Dominique Strauss-Kahn resigned on Thursday as managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) but maintained he was innocent of the sexual assault charges against him. 'It is with infinite sadness that I feel compelled today to present to the Executive Board my resignation from my post of Managing Director of the IMF,' he said in a statement. 'I want to say that I deny with the greatest possible firmness all of the allegations that have been made against me,' the statement added. Strauss-Kahn, a leading French politician, is jailed in New York awaiting a grand jury decision on whether to indict him on charges of the alleged sexual assault and attempted rape of a 32-year-old Manhattan hotel chamber...

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/World/Story/STIS...

Tweets

Tharman dismisses talk about becoming IMF chief

todayonline.com 19 May '11, 12am

On the same day that he was named one of the two Deputy Prime Ministers in the new Cabinet, Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam was ...

The charges against IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn carry a maximum total sentence of 74 years, 3 months in jail

The charges against IMF head Dominique Strauss-...

straitstimes.com 17 May '11, 12am

The seven charges against IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn carry a maximum total sentence of 74 years and three months in ...

IMF chief being questioned in alleged sex assault

channelnewsasia.com 15 May '11, 1am

NEW YORK: IMF managing director Dominique Strauss-Kahn was taken into custody Saturday for questioning in an alleged sexua...

Strauss-Kahn arrest plummets IMF into disarray

Strauss-Kahn arrest plummets IMF into disarray

channelnewsasia.com 17 May '11, 2am

WASHINGTON: The arrest on sexual assault charges of the head of the International Monetary Fund has embarrassed an elite i...

IMF chief to be charged with attempted rape

channelnewsasia.com 15 May '11, 4am

NEW YORK: IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn will be charged with a "criminal sexual act, unlawful imprisonment and attempte...

IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn arrested in NY over alleged sexual attack on hotel maid

IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn arrested in NY...

straitstimes.com 15 May '11, 12am

Managing Director of the International Money Fund (IMF) Dominique Strauss-Kahn was arrested in New York on May 14 and accu...

Spiritual guru sex assault trial resumes

Spiritual guru sex assault trial resumes

straitstimes.com 18 May '11, 1pm

Anand is alleged to have sexually assaulted his female students while they were under the influence of hypnosis. -- PHOTO:...

IMF chief arrested in New York

IMF chief arrested in New York

channelnewsasia.com 15 May '11, 12am

NEW YORK: International Monetary Fund (IMF) director general Dominique Strauss-Kahn was arrested Saturday minutes before h...

Impressionnant et détaille papier de @Reuters p...

sg.finance.yahoo.com 15 May '11, 4am

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn makes remarks at a news briefing to open the IM...

#IMF approves nearly $2.8 billion more for #Ire...

straitstimes.com 17 May '11, 12am

WASHINGTON - THE IMF stuck to business on Monday despite the sexual assault arrest of managing director Dominique Strauss-...