India | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Wednesday October 29, 2014
Maharashtra's chief minister designate Devendra Fadnavis is a "natural leader" with a "depth of knowledge", and he has the "character the corruption ridden state needs," says his wife Amruta Ranade Fadnavis.
India | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Reuters) | Wednesday October 29, 2014
Former telecom minister Dayanidhi Maran has been summoned to a Delhi court in March to explain charges of malversation and corruption in helping Malaysia's Maxis group take control in 2006 of Indian mobile phone carrier Aircel.
World | Reuters | Tuesday October 28, 2014
A once-powerful retired Chinese military officer has confessed to taking "massive" bribes and will be prosecuted in court, the official Xinhua news agency said on Tuesday.
World | Reuters | Monday October 27, 2014
Spanish police have arrested 51 people as part of a graft investigation involving local government construction contracts, the anti-corruption prosecutor's office said on Monday.
AssociatedPress | Sunday October 26, 2014
In a bid to curb corruption in cricket, security in domestic T20 matches will be increased while public access to player areas will be strictly controlled.
India | Agencies | Saturday October 25, 2014
Wife of a sailor of the Indian Navy from the Eastern Naval Command, who had raised allegations of financial irregularities against his senior officers, today alleged her husband was being illegally kept in a hospital in Kochi and efforts were being m...
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 25, 2014
AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa today once again appealed to her supporters not to take extreme steps in the wake of her sentencing in a graft case, reassuring them that she will come out of "all the challenges" with divine help.
World | Reuters | Saturday October 25, 2014
Presidential candidates traded accusations over political corruption on Friday night in a last ditch attempt to sway undecided voters before Sunday's election runoff in Brazil's closest race in decades.
South | Written by Maya Sharma | Saturday October 18, 2014
Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, who was convicted in a disproportionate assets case and arrested three weeks ago, walked out of a Bangalore prison on Saturday afternoon. She had been granted bail by the Supreme Court on Friday.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das | Friday October 17, 2014
The AIADMK is unlikely to celebrate its 43rd birthday today unless its chief J Jayalalithaa gets bail. The Supreme Court will today hear the bail petition of the former Tamil Nadu chief minister, who has been in a Bangalore jail for almost two weeks ...
Cheat Sheet | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Friday October 17, 2014
The AIADMK is unlikely to celebrate its 43rd birthday tomorrow unless its chief J Jayalalithaa gets bail. The Supreme Court will hear the bail petition of the former Tamil Nadu chief minister, who has been in a Bangalore jail for almost two weeks aft...
AssociatedPress | Thursday October 16, 2014
While Daniele Bracciali and Potito Starace have refused to comment on accusations against them, Italian media has access to a suspicious internet conversation which points at match-fixing.
India | A Vaidyanathan | Wednesday October 15, 2014
The Supreme Court today strongly rebuked the Centre for being unable to articulate to the court what its vision for cleaning the Ganga river is. The court said corruption was stalling the project and "heads must roll for this."
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday October 15, 2014
Jakarta has launched a multi-billion-dollar scheme to build a huge sea wall to combat flooding as the Indonesian capital sinks, but there is scepticism about its chances of success in a country with a history of corruption and failed mega-projects.
Opinion | Shashi Tharoor | Monday October 13, 2014
"The problem runs far deeper and greater than headlines suggest."
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday October 13, 2014
Bosnia voted in general elections Sunday amid mounting social discontent over endemic corruption, ethnic disputes and economic woes that have troubled the country's rapprochement with the European Union.
World | Associated Press | Saturday October 11, 2014
Chinese authorities are urging officials who have fled abroad to avoid corruption charges to turn themselves in before December 1 in exchange for leniency or face stiffer punishment.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Rahul Joglekar, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday October 9, 2014
A court in Italy has ruled that no kickbacks were paid in a deal for 12 helicopters for use by top Indian political leaders. It also found that there is no evidence to suggest former Indian Air Force chief SP Tyagi had accepted bribes to help AgustaW...
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 9, 2014
Chinese President Xi Jinping has declared victory after a 15-month-long austerity campaign that cut $8.6 billion in public spending, state media said, as he pledged not to relent against official corruption.
Wednesday October 8, 2014
Britain's biggest pharmaceuticals group confirmed the investigation following allegations of improper payments set out in a whistleblower's email sent to its top management on Monday. The email, purporting to be from a GSK sales manager in the Gulf s...