South | Written by Radhika Iyer | Tuesday September 16, 2014
18 years after a First Information Report or FIR was filed against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in connection to a disproportionate assets case, a special court in Bangalore is all set to pronounce its verdict on it on September 27.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 16, 2014
Former Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal, who was summoned as a witness in the Rs 10 crore cash-for-post railway bribery case, today sought exemption from personal appearance on health grounds before a special court.
World | Associated Press | Monday September 15, 2014
Israel's Supreme Court has postponed the start of former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert's prison sentence pending appeal on his conviction on corruption charges.
India | NDTV.com | Monday September 15, 2014
Former Comptroller and Auditor General Vinod Rai has alleged that ex-Prime Minister Manmohan Singh failed to check corruption duirng his tenure - most notably in 2G spectrum and coal blocks allocation. Mr Rai's estimates of massive losses in these sc...
Sunday September 14, 2014
Aamir Khan says corruption is an evil that every human being needs to weed out of his or her system to have a larger impact on the country's progress.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 14, 2014
In the wake of CBI action in the sale of Udaipur's Laxmi Vilas Palace Hotel, Congress has asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to direct the probe agency to reinvestigate the sale of two Centaur Hotels in Mumbai some 14 years ago.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday September 14, 2014
Bangladesh's highest court on Sunday rejected appeals by opposition leader Khaleda Zia, clearing the way for her to stand trial on embezzlement charges that could see her jailed for life.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 13, 2014
Chief Justice R.M. Lodha on Saturday said that India has already arrived at a stage where nobody can tinker with the independence of the judiciary, but exhorted that to strengthen the role of law, the judiciary will have to ensure that it was complet...
Reuters | Friday September 12, 2014
The company is claimed to have found 4 employees in violation of the company's policies on corruption as part of an internal inspection.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday September 9, 2014
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has insisted a corruption scandal at state oil giant Petrobras does not involve her government, as she fends off a new threat to her re-election bid.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 8, 2014
The Bharatiya Janata Party Monday called West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee the "corruption queen" and said the Saradha scam will turn out to the "Waterloo" for the ruling Trinamool Congress.
World | Reuters | Monday September 8, 2014
Over $30 billion in dirty money linked to crime, corruption and tax evasion is flowing out of Brazil each year, double the amount a decade earlier, a study has found.
World | Reuters | Friday September 5, 2014
China's crackdown on corruption, a scourge Communist Party leaders fear threatens their hold on power, is likely to last at least another five years, an official said, warning also against the mid-autumn tradition of handing out mooncakes as gifts.
World | Agence-France Presse | Thursday September 4, 2014
The head of Guatemala's prison system was arrested on Wednesday on bribery and money-laundering charges linked to a notorious jail-based criminal syndicate, prosecutors said.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday September 4, 2014
Delivering the MCC Spirit of Cricket Cowdrey Lecture at Lord's, where he was once a ground-staff boy before going on to star at the 'home of cricket' for both Somerset and England, Ian Botham expressed his fears about the Indian Premier League's (IPL...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 31, 2014
Days after an under-construction bridge collapsed in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district, former deputy chief minister and BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi today referred to the incident to train his guns on the "corruption-tainted" JD(U) government.
NDTVSports | Sunday August 31, 2014
Mudgal committee had sought an extension of two months to complete its investigations into charges of corruption in IPL 2013.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 30, 2014
Norms related to blacklisting of weapon manufacturing firms facing corruption charges have been eased partially as these were affecting country's security preparedness, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said on Saturday.
World | Reuters | Saturday August 30, 2014
The International Monetary Fund's board on Friday stood behind the global lender's leader Christine Lagarde, who is facing a criminal investigation in France tied to a political corruption probe dating from 2008.
Thursday August 28, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched his government's mega scheme 'Jan Dhan Yojana', declaring that it was aimed at eradicating financial untouchability by providing bank accounts to the poor.