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Malaysia’s 1MDB corruption trial postponed due to Covid

Kuala Lumpur, May 3 | Court hearings related to the multi-billion dollar corruption allegations involving former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak have been postponed...

Pak recalls ambassador in Saudi Arabia over corruption charges

By Hamza AmeerIslamabad, April 30 | The Pakistan government has recalled its Ambassador in Saudi Arabia, along with other officials at the Pakistan embassy,...

Raveena Tandon: Need stronger movements against lobbies, corruption, land sharks

Mumbai, April 22 | Bollywood actress Raveena Tandon took to social media on Thursday to talk about the necessity for stronger political will and...

Corruption allegations: Anil Deshmukh being grilled by CBI

Mumbai, April 14 | Ex-home minister of Maharashtra Anil Deshmukh reached the CBI office on Wednesday morning for questioning into the allegations of corruption...

Goa Forward opts out of NDA; blames CM for corruption, dishonesty

Panaji, April 13 | Nearly two years after being sacked from the BJP-led coalition government in the coastal state, a regional party Goa Forward...

Netanyahu back in court as corruption trial resumes

Tel Aviv, April 5 | Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu returned to a Jerusalem court on Monday as the corruption trial against him resumed...

Ex-Malaysian PM to appeal corruption sentence

Kuala Lumpur, April 5 | Malaysia's former Prime Minister Najib Razak will return to a court on Monday in a first attempt to overturn...

Ex-Spanish PMs testify in corruption trial

Madrid, March 25 | Spain's former Prime Ministers Mariano Rajoy and Jose Maria Aznar have testified as witnesses in a corruption trial here.The two...

Massive corruption in Maha police transfers, says Fadnavis

Nagpur, March 21 | Alleging a rampant corruption racket involving transfers of police personnel under the Maha Vikas Aghadi government, Maharashtra's Leader of Opposition...

Trinamool breaking records of harassment, corruption: Modi

New Delhi, March 21 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday launched a scathing attack on Trinamool Congress, accusing the ruling party in West...

New corruption charges levelled against Suu Kyi

Yangon, March 18 | New corruption allegations against Aung Sang Suu Kyi, the detained former de-facto leader of Myanmar, were aired on national television...

UPA privatised taxpayers’ money, nationalised corruption: Sitharaman

New Delhi, March 16 | In a strong counter to Congress leader Rahul Gandhi's criticism of the government's privatisation policy, Union Finance Minister Nirmala...

People in Delhi rejected BJP for corruption: AAP

New Delhi, March 4 | After winning four out of five municipal seats in Delhi's civic bodies' bypolls on Wednesday, the Aam Aadmi Party...

Ex-French Prez Sarkozy sentenced to jail for corruption

Paris, March 1 | A French court has sentenced former French President Nicolas Sarkozy to three years in jail for corruption and influence peddling,...

Israel’s Netanyahu pleads not guilty as corruption trial resumes

Jerusalem, Feb 9 | Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu pleaded not guilty at the resumption of his corruption trial in Jerusalem on Monday.Wearing a...

DMK boycotts Assembly session over Guv’s inaction on corruption

Chennai, Feb 2 | The Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly session began on a stormy note on Tuesday with the main Opposition DMK boycotting the...

Supreme Court: Corruption is an offence against society

New Delhi, Feb 2 | The Supreme Court said on Tuesday that offences under the Prevention of Corruption Act are acts against the...

Ex-S.African Prez refuses to testify in corruption inquiry

Johannesburg, Feb 2 | Former South African President Jacob Zuma has refused to testify before a commission established to investigate allegations of state capture,...

Yogi govt aims to make PDS free from corruption

Lucknow, Feb 1 | The Yogi Adityanath government has digitised the process of distributing ration and has also increased the monitoring of the implementation...

AAP to contest MCD bypolls on corruption, BJP failures

By Praveen DwivediNew Delhi, Jan 31 | The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will fight bypolls in five municipal wards of Delhi municipal corporations (MCDs),...

Ex-S.African Prez Zuma ordered to testify in corruption inquiry

Johannesburg, Jan 29 | The South African Constitutional Court has ordered former President Jacob Zuma to appear and testify before a state inquiry panel...

Saudi Arabia arrests corruption case suspects

Riyadh, Jan 28 | Saudi Arabian authorities have arrested dozens of suspects over their involvement in a corruption case worth 11.59 billion riyals ($3.09...

Ex-Kyrgyz PM detained on suspicion of corruption

Bishkek, Jan 27 | Former Kyrgyz Prime Minister Mukhammedkalyi Abylgaziev was detained on suspicion of corruption, the State Committee for National Security reported on...

CBI arrests its own DSP, inspector in corruption case (2nd Ld)

New Delhi, Jan 20 | The CBI has arrested its own DSP R.K. Rishi, inspector Kapil Dhankad and advocate Manohar Malik in connection with...

Samsung heir sentenced to prison for corruption

Seoul, Jan 18 | A Seoul court on Monday sentenced Lee Jae-yong, heir apparent of South Korea's biggest family-run conglomerate the Samsung Group, to...

CBI suspends its own Inspector, steno named in corruption case

New Delhi, Jan 16 | Giving a clear message of zero tolerance, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday suspended its Inspector and...

2 BDOs, one JE suspended on corruption charges in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Jan 16 | The Odisha government on Saturday suspended two block development officers (BDOs) and one junior engineer (JE) on charges of corruption...

Corruption case: Suspended Kherki Daula SHO surrenders in Gurugram court

Gurugram, Jan 11 | Former Kherki Daula SHO Inspector Vishal, an accused in a graft case, on Monday surrendered before the court of Neha...

DMK submits corruption complaint against CM, ministers to Guv

Chennai, Dec 22 | DMK President M.K.Stalin on Tuesday submitted a representation to Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit alleging corruption against the Council of...

Bihar minister admits corruption in his own departments

Patna, Dec 15 | Bihar Land Reforms, Law and Revenue Minister Ram Surat Rai claimed that lower level officials in different departments of his...

Odisha Lokayukta orders probe into corruption charges against MLA

Bhubaneswar, Dec 11 | The Lokayukta of Odisha on Friday directed the state vigilance department to investigate the corruption charges made against expelled Biju...

France’s former President appears in court on corruption charges

Paris, Dec 8 | Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy appeared at the Paris criminal court on charges of corruption and influence peddling for allegedly...

Saudi arrests 226 individuals involved in corruption cases

Riyadh, Nov 27 | Saudi Arabia announced the arrest of 226 people involved in 158 corruption cases, a state-media report said.The National Anti-corruption Commission...

Saleh accuses Afghan MPs of involvement in corruption

Geneva, Nov 24 | Addressing an side event on anti-corruption efforts at the Geneva conference, First Vice President of Afghanistan Amrullah Saleh accused some...

AAP planning 181 PCs to disclose 181 BJP’s ‘corruption schemes’

New Delhi, Nov 21 | Ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Saturday announced to hold 181 press conferences to tell people about the "181...

SL Prez highlights efforts to combat Covid-19, corruption

Colombo, Nov 19 | In a message marking the completion of his first year in office as the Sri Lankan President, Gotabaya Rajapaksa said...

Postal ex-official, wife awarded jail terms, fine in corruption case

New Delhi, Nov 17 | A former Sub-Postmaster and his wife were awarded rigorous imprisonment along with fines totalling Rs 20 lakh by a...

Yogi suspends 2 officials on corruption charges

Lucknow, Nov 4 | Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday suspended two deputy commissioners of the Rural Development Department following allegations of...

Ex-S.Korean Prez jailed again on corruption charges

Seoul, Nov 2 | Former South Korean President Lee Myung-bak was jailed again on Monday on corruption charges, following the Supreme Court's order last...

BJP converted MCD into hub for corruption: AAP

New Delhi, Nov 1 | Delhi's ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday launched a scathing attack on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) accusing...

Duterte vows to fight corruption before term ends in 2022

Manila, Oct 27 | Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday vowed to "concentrate" on fighting corruption before his term ends in 2022, adding the...

At mike muzzled debate, Trump-Biden clash gingerly on Covid-19, corruption

New York, Oct 23 | With a microphone muzzle in place for most of the last presidential debate, a somewhat chastened US President Donald...

Leave no scope for corruption in sand mining, supply: Andhra CM

Amaravati, Oct 20 | Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y. S. Jagan Mohan Reddy instructed officials to leave no scope for corruption in sand mining...

Hry to appoint district transport officers to check corruption

Chandigarh, Oct 17 | Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Saturday that new district transport officers (DTOs) would be appointed to ensure...

‘Corruption criminal, immoral, ultimate betrayal of public trust’

United Nations, Oct 16 | United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said that corruption is not only a crime but also immoral and the "ultimate...

Uproar over corruption, encroachment in Gurugram civic body meet

Gurugram, Oct 12 | There was a lot of uproar during the house meeting of the Municipal Corporation Gurugram (MCG) which took place on...

Naidu big brother of corruption: YSRCP leader

Visakhapatnam, Oct 4 | In a counter-offensive against the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) supremo and opposition leader Nara Chandrababu Naidu, the ruling YSRCP has...

ISI afflicted by same bungling and corruption as rest of Pak:...

New Delhi, Sep 18 | Inter-Services Intelligence, Pakistans spy agency is afflicted by the same bungling and corruption as the rest of the Pakistani...

Saudi King sacks 2 royals over corruption charges

Riyadh, Sep 1 | Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has sacked two royals over corruption charges linked to the Defence Ministry,...

Rio de Janeiro Guv suspended over alleged corruption

Brasilia, Aug 29 | The Brazilian Supreme Court of Justice (STJ) announced that it has suspended Rio de Janeiro Governor Wilson Witzel from office...

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SpiceXpress airlifs 1,100 oxygen concentrators from Nanjing to Delhi

New Delhi, May 6 | SpiceJet's air cargo arm SpiceXpress on Thursday airlifted 1,100 oxygen concentrators and other Covid-related medical equipment from Nanjing, China,...