Ruby steals Geldof's heart at ball
Published 04/03/2011 | 05:00
EVEN Bob Geldof is smitten.
Yesterday the aid advocate said that he was looking forward to bumping into the nightclub dancer linked to embattled Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi at last night's ball in Vienna.
Karima el Mahroug, the 18-year-old known as 'Ruby the Heartstealer', turned up with as a special guest of 78-year-old Vienna construction magnate and socialite Richard Lugner at the glittering Opera Ball.
She is pictured left with actor Larry Hagman and Mr Lugner. Austrian media have reported that Mr Lugner is paying her €40,000 for her appearance.