NEWS – FRANCE
French hail Carla Bruni as their own Princess Diana after she kisses children with AIDS on Africa trip
The French have hailed their First Lady Carla Bruni as ‘the new Princess Diana’ after she kissed infected children on her first trip to Africa as an AIDS ambassador.
Images of the former supermodel hugging AIDS victims in the poverty-stricken state of Burkina Faso have been splashed across the media in France.
And glossy magazine VSD said yesterday: ‘She is Diana’s natural heiress.
‘She must surely be thinking she is following in the footsteps of the Princess as she visits a continent which is still devastated by AIDS.’
Superglam Carla Bruni-Sarkozy shows Hollywood stars how it’s done at Paris Fashion Week gala
France’s First Lady Carla Bruni-Sarkozy stole the show at a Paris Fashion Week gala in a traffic-stopping purple dress.
Showing her move into politics haven’t dimmed her fashion roots, the 41-year-old singer was the epitome of Gallic chic as she arrived at the annual Gala Sidaction-Diner de la Mode in the French capital last night.
On a day when one million French workers took to the streets in protest at her husband Nicolas’s handling of the economic crisis, Bruni-Sarkozy was partying in a Yves Saint Laurent column dress.