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  • Wife of Sailor, Who Reportedly Accused Seniors of Corruption, Complains Against Navy

    Wife of Sailor, Who Reportedly Accused Seniors of Corruption, Complains Against Navy

    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...

  • Jayalalithaa Asks Supporters Not to Take Extreme Steps

    Jayalalithaa Asks Supporters Not to Take Extreme Steps

    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.

  • Brazil Presidential Campaign Ends in Slugfest Over Corruption

    Brazil Presidential Campaign Ends in Slugfest Over Corruption

    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.

  • On a Day of Hope and Drama, Jayalalithaa Walks Out of Bangalore Jail

    On a Day of Hope and Drama, Jayalalithaa Walks Out of Bangalore Jail

    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.

  • On AIADMK's Birthday Today, Will Party Chief Jayalalithaa Get Bail?

    On AIADMK's Birthday Today, Will Party Chief Jayalalithaa Get Bail?

    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 ...

  • Supreme Court to Hear Jayalalithaa's Bail Plea Today

    Supreme Court to Hear Jayalalithaa's Bail Plea Today

    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...

  • Italian Tennis Players Face Corruption Accusations

    Italian Tennis Players Face Corruption Accusations

    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.

  • Clean Ganga Project: Supreme Court Dissatisfied, Says Heads Must Roll

    Clean Ganga Project: Supreme Court Dissatisfied, Says Heads Must Roll

    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."

  • 'Great Wall of Jakarta' Plan to Combat Floods

    'Great Wall of Jakarta' Plan to Combat Floods

    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.

  • Corruption Is Still Our Biggest Problem, Writes Shashi Tharoor

    Corruption Is Still Our Biggest Problem, Writes Shashi Tharoor

    "The problem runs far deeper and greater than headlines suggest."

  • Bosnians Cast Ballots Amid Economic Woes, Ethnic Rifts

    Bosnians Cast Ballots Amid Economic Woes, Ethnic Rifts

    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.

  • China Urges Corrupt Fugitives Abroad to Return

    China Urges Corrupt Fugitives Abroad to Return

    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.

  • No Corruption Charges Proven in VVIP Chopper Deal, Rules Italian Court

    No Corruption Charges Proven in VVIP Chopper Deal, Rules Italian Court

    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...

  • China's 'Mass Line' Austerity Campaign a Success, Says President Xi Jinping

    China's 'Mass Line' Austerity Campaign a Success, Says President Xi Jinping

    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.

  • Drugmaker GSK Investigating Corruption Allegations in UAE

    Drugmaker GSK Investigating Corruption Allegations in UAE

    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...

  • Jayalalithaa to Move Supreme Court Against Rejection of Bail

    Jayalalithaa to Move Supreme Court Against Rejection of Bail

    J Jayalalithaa's lawyers have said they will move the Supreme Court against her bail plea being rejected on Tuesday by the Karnataka High Court. The former Tamil Nadu chief minister has been in jail for 10 days now, after being convicted and arrested...

  • Indian Court Denies Bail to Politician Appealing Corruption Conviction

    Indian Court Denies Bail to Politician Appealing Corruption Conviction

    A high court judge refused Tuesday to grant bail to Jayalalithaa Jayaram, the longtime chief minister of the state of Tamil Nadu, noting in his ruling that India's Supreme Court was taking a tougher view of corruption, interpreting it as "a violation...

  • Former FIFA Official Says He Wasn't Offered 'World Cup Bribes'

    Former FIFA Official Says He Wasn't Offered 'World Cup Bribes'

    Franz Beckenbauer was on the FIFA executive committee that awarded the rights to host the 2018 and 2022 World Cups to Russia and Qatar respectively in 2010. The bidding process has been dogged by accusations of corruption and horse-trading, but Becke...

  • 'Corruption Violates Human Rights': Why Judge Rejected Jayalalithaa's Bail

    'Corruption Violates Human Rights': Why Judge Rejected Jayalalithaa's Bail

    J Jayalalithaa will stay in jail for now. Rejecting her plea for bail, Judge AV Chandrashekhra said corruption amounts to violation of human rights. The former Tamil Nadu chief minister was arrested on September 27 for corruption and sent to jail for...

  • At Jayalalithaa's Residence in Chennai, Celebrations Give Way to Tears

    At Jayalalithaa's Residence in Chennai, Celebrations Give Way to Tears

    Joy and anticipation turned to shock and grief in seconds on Tuesday evening as news came in that the Karnataka High Court had rejected bail for J Jayalalithaa, former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister.

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