Brazilian Pan American Games athlete under sex assault investigation
Brazilian Pan American Games athlete under sex assault investigation

A member of the Brazilian water polo team competing at the Pan American Games is involved in a sexual assault investigation, Toronto police said on Friday.

FIFA hires crisis consultants as first official extradited to US
FIFA hires crisis consultants as first official extradited to US

Swiss authorities extradited to the United States the first of seven current and former FIFA officials arrested in a corruption investigation while world football`s governing body hired a New York-based crisis communications firm to help handle multinational probes and try to restore its tarnished image.

Vyapam scam: AIIMS refuses to accept journalist Akshay Singh's viscera sample

AIIMS has refused to accept the viscera sample of journalist Akshay Singh who died while investigating the Vyapam scam .

Nigerian military says to investigate Amnesty killing allegations

Nigeria`s military said on Friday it was investigating allegations by Amnesty International that more than 8,000 people had died in detention during a crackdown on Islamist militant group Boko Haram, weeks after dismissing the report.

Fake degree row: Page missing from register at Tilka Manjhi University

In a recent development on the fake degree case against former Delhi law minister, Jitender Singh Tomar, a page from an important register at the Tilka Manjhi Bhagalpur University has been found missing during Delhi Police's investigation, as per sources.

Families of Germanwings crash victims meet investigators

 Families of victims of the Germanwings plane crash were meeting today with investigators in Paris, looking for answers about why the co-pilot apparently slammed the plane into an Alpine mountainside and when their loved ones' remains and belongings will return home.

FIFA scandal splits former star players in Brazil
FIFA scandal splits former star players in Brazil

The arrest of one former Brazilian soccer boss, and an investigation into at least one other, has divided some of the country`s footballing giants.

FIFA scandal: Venezuela probes federation chief`s assets
FIFA scandal: Venezuela probes federation chief`s assets

Venezuelan prosecutors have launched an investigation into whether money from the corruption scandal shaking FIFA paid for properties owned by the jailed ex-chief of the country`s football federation, Rafael Esquivel.

Thai police to wrap up human trafficking investigation by June

Thai police said on Wednesday they were winding down an investigation into human trafficking gangs, and planned to send a report of their findings to the country`s attorney general by the end of June.

Moroccan PM calls for probe of J Lo's 'ass shaking concert'
Moroccan PM calls for probe of J Lo's 'ass shaking concert'

Jennifer Lopez's hot ass has become the subject of an investigation for Moroccan Prime Minister Abdelilah Benkirane, as he said the singer's shaking ass doesn't have a place on their country's TV network.

Belgium raids suspected Islamists, fails to confirm attack plot

Belgian police raided suspected Islamist militants, mostly of Chechen origin, on Monday but found no evidence to confirm suspicions that they were planning an attack, prosecutors said.

Belgian prosecutors investigate Germany over spy claims

Belgian prosecutors have launched an investigation into allegations of widespread surveillance by Germany, which is alleged to have helped the US spy on Berlin`s allies in Europe.

Two friends of Boston bomber jailed

Two more friends of convicted Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were jailed on on Friday for impeding the FBI investigation into one of the deadliest attacks on US soil since 9/11.

FIFA crisis bigger than Olympics scandal: Ex-investigator Dick Pound
FIFA crisis bigger than Olympics scandal: Ex-investigator Dick Pound

Canadian lawyer Dick Pound, who headed the investigation to clean up the International Olympic Committee after the 2002 Salt Lake City winter games corruption scandal, said on Friday that the FIFA crisis was worse than anything the IOC faced.

FIFA can no longer protect itself, says ex-investigator
FIFA can no longer protect itself, says ex-investigator

The U.S.-led investigations into corruption at FIFA have pierced the veil of secrecy that protected soccer`s top power-brokers and more dominoes can be expected to fall, said a former investigator on the governing body`s ethics committee.

Sri Lanka police investigate ex-leader Rajapakse`s wife

Sri Lanka`s police said Monday they questioned ex-president Mahinda Rajapakse`s wife, as the new government escalated anti-corruption investigations against the former first family accused of siphoning billions of dollars from public funds.

US police arrest suspect in mansion murders

After following a DNA lead collected from a pizza crust, US authorities have arrested a suspect in the grisly murder of a Washington family.

Sunanda death probe: Tharoor says he will co-operate with investigation

Former Union Minister and Congress MP Shashi Tharoor said on Friday he would cooperate "100 per cent" in the investigation into the death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar.

AFC general secretary suspended over `cover up`
AFC general secretary suspended over `cover up`

Asian Football Confederation general secretary Alex Soosay was suspended on Wednesday over allegations he tried to hide documents during an audit that was prompted by corruption claims.

French League investigates 15 players for betting offences
French League investigates 15 players for betting offences

Fifteen professional players are being investigating by the French Football League (LFP) for breaking anti-betting regulations, the LFP said on Wednesday.