PCB waits on ICC anti-corruption code to get Muhammad Aamir back

Pakistan Cricket Board is waiting anxiously for the ratification of new anti-corruption code of International Cricket Council in October to start a fresh move to get banned pacer Muhammad Aamir back into the sport.

`Singham Returns` gives message of anti-corruption: Ajay Devgn

Actor Ajay Devgn believes that his upcoming movie `Singham Returns`, sequel of hit 2011 action film of the same name, would take the anti-corruption sentiments high among people.

Corruption crackdown snares former Chinese general

A spreading anti-corruption crackdown launched by President Xi Jinping snared its most senior figure yet on Monday when a former top Chinese general was expelled from the ruling Communist Party to face bribery charges.

China investigates top national politician

Chinese authorities said today that they are investigating a senior national politician for alleged violations of Communist Party rules and the country`s laws, as Beijing keeps up its anti-corruption campaign.

Encouraged by UAE success, BCCI hopes for controversy-free IPL

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday stopped short of confirming if paceman Morne Morkel was approached by a suspicious element in the UAE leg of the IPL and remained confident that the current edition of the T20 league will not be hit by any off-field controversy.

Ponting calls for swift action on corruption

Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting has called for swift action on cricket`s corruption crisis, saying there is nothing worse for the game than the shadow hanging over it.

Govt declines info on Lokpal aspirants, calls it `personal`

The Centre has declined to divulge details of persons who have applied for the posts of chairperson and members of anti-corruption body Lokpal, saying these are "personal" in nature and cannot be disclosed.

New Zealand rugby launches anti-corruption drive

The New Zealand Rugby Union launched a major anti-corruption drive Wednesday, demanding that thousands of top-level players and administrators sign a pledge to keep the game clean.

Antony lists anti-corruption measures as major achievement

Defence Minister AK Antony listed the cancellation of AgustaWestland chopper deal and his coming down heavily on the irregularities in defence deals as his major achievement during his seven-year tenure in Defence Ministry.

Prez to inaugurate CVC golden jubilee celebrations on Tuesday

President Pranab Mukherjee will on Tuesday inaugurate the two-day golden jubilee celebrations of country`s anti-corruption watchdog Central Vigilance Commission (CVC).

BJP slams AAP for pushing Jan Lokpal Bill unconstitutionally

BJP slammed Delhi Government for its attempts to get anti-corruption legislation Jan Lokpal passed "unconstitutionally" and suggested it to strengthen existing Lokayukta in the state to check graft.

Putin critic Navalny seeks permission to visit Sochi

Russian opposition figure and anti-corruption blogger Alexei Navalny, who is restricted from travelling outside Moscow, has requested permission to visit Sochi during the Winter Olympics, according to his blog and his press secretary.

UN whistle-blower case shows accountability limits

Two whistle-blowers exposed evidence-tampering by a top official within the UN office that is supposed to investigate corruption in the world body`s operations and suffered retaliation for it, a UN judge has ruled.

Leaves pic on buses: DMK wants EC to derecognise AIADMK

An issue over the painting of pictures of leaves on the newly launched small buses rocked Tamil Nadu Assembly on Monday with DMK alleging it represented the ruling AIADMK`s symbol, a charge rejected by the government.

ICC Board to meet from Saturday, Srini to represent India

An update on anti-corruption measures and the progress report of Bangladesh`s preparedness for next year`s World Twenty20 will be top of the agenda when the International Cricket Council`s Board gathers in London for a two-day meet starting from Saturday.

Neither Narendra Modi nor Rahul Gandhi fit to become PM: Anna Hazare

Anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare feels that neither Narendra Modi nor Rahul Gandhi are fit to become the prime minister of India.

HP govt gives nod to prosecute former BJP minister

The Himachal Pradesh government gave nod to the Vigilance and Anti-corruption department to prosecute BJP legislator and former minister Rajeev Bindal in an alleged case of corruption.

ICC`s ACSU to recommend stronger anti-corruption laws

In order to prosecute players, match officials and franchise owners found guilty of corrupt practices in domestic T20 leagues such as IPL, the ICC`s Anti-Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU) is likely to recommend stronger anti-corruption laws to its members.

Vigilance probe into `misappropriation of scholarship funds`

The Vigilance and Anti-Corruption wing on Friday launched a probe into the alleged misappropriation of funds meant for students joining professional courses under government quota in Puducherry, sources said.

Russia tennis player Krotiouk gets life ban for match-fixing

Tennis` anti-corruption authorities banned Russian player Sergei Krotiouk for life for match-fixing.