Scandals in India loom over Shah Rukh Khan concert in Sydney

Shah Rukh Khan is one of the biggest stars in Bollywood, but scandals in India loom over his forthcoming Sydney concert, backed by state money.

Pentagon deliberates on improving military ethics

The Pentagon has been considering how to improve senior officers` ethics following a series of scandals that rocked the US military.

Germans mock president with new "wulffen" verb

Don`t take it too kindly if your German friends start accusing you of "wulffen".

Cong not governing, only covering up scandals: BJP

BJP attacked the Congress
for "lack of governance" in the states ruled by the party and
warned of public outrage on the streets.

Japan fires senior nuke officials amid scandals

The move is the latest attempt by Japan`s PM and his Cabinet to show they can push reforms.

Time-bound probe into scandals if BJP voted to power: Jaitley

Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley
on Wednesday said the party-led government in Assam would order a
time-bound probe into efforts to cover up all scandals in the
state if it comes to power.

Scandal-hit Rooney to get a Guy Fawkes bonfire greeting

A bonfire society has revealed that it plans to give scandal-hit Manchester United star Wayne Rooney a Guy Fawkes bonfire greeting over the weekend.

Pope hailed as `unfailing` leader

Buffeted by sex abuse scandals,
the Vatican kept up its stiff defence of Pope Benedict XVI, hailing him at the start of Easter Mass as an unfailing
and courageous leader of a flock that takes no heed of petty
gossip.

Pope defends celibacy after abuse scandals

The pope defended priestly celibacy on Friday after a series of paedophile priest scandals rekindled debate on the Church`s policy as the head of Germany`s Catholics again apologised to victims.

Climate science alive and well despite scandals: Scientists

Climate science is alive and well despite the scandal of leaked emails in Britain and "glitches" in a report by the UN climate change panel, top scientists said Friday.