Former French president Giscard d'Estaing in hospital

Former French president Valery Giscard d’Estaing, 94, is being treated in hospital, sources close to him confirmed to dpa in Paris on Monday.No further details about his health were immediately available.He is reported to have suffered breathing difficulties, according to the online edition of Le Parisien, a regional newspaper, but this was not confirmed.Giscard d’Estaing was president of France from 1974 until 1981. His aristocratic manner earned him the reputation of being cool and technocratic.After losing to Francois Mitterrand, he long harboured hopes of returning to the Elysee Palace unt…

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