Alstom to pay USD 772 mln to settle bribery charges in US

French engineering giant Alstom has pleaded guilty and will pay USD 772 million to settle charges of paying bribes to foreign government officials to win contracts around the globe, the largest-ever fine levied by the US against a company for violations of bribery-related charges.

Delhi Police ACP, sub-inspector let off in bribery case

A local court has acquitted an ACP of Delhi Police's anti-extortion cell and one of its sub- inspectors, facing trial in a corruption case for allegedly demanding Rs 15 lakh from a man in 2007 to hush up a complaint against him.

Gujarat Vigilance Commission received 8,263 complaints in 2013

Gujarat Vigilance Commission, an independent statutory body, received as many as 8,263 complaints in 2013.

UN tells Somalia to quit paying for votes

The UN's representative in Somalia says he is concerned bribes are being paid to parliamentarians to vote to oust the prime minister.

DMRC bribery case: Alstom Transport India ex-MD to face charge in UK

A former managing director of Alstom Transport India, the first person to face charges in connection with a bribery investigation into the UK subsidiary of the French train and turbine giant, will appear in court next month.

Railgate: Delhi court summons Pawan Bansal on Sep 22

A Delhi court has summoned former Railway Minister Pawan Bansal to depose as a witness in the Rs 10 crore cash-for-post railway bribery case on the next hearing scheduled on September 22, as per news reports on Tuesday.

Railgate: Pawan Bansal seeks exemption on health ground

Former railway minister Pawan Kumar Bansal, who was summoned as a witness in the Rs 10 crore cash-for-post railway bribery case, on Tuesday sought exemption from personal appearance on health grounds before a special court.

AAP legislator had written to Chief Justice of Delhi HC

On the day when AAP carried out a sting, which purportedly showed state BJP vice-president offering bribe to party MLA to switch side, the legislator had shot a letter to the Chief Justice of Delhi High Court saying if the saffron party offered him bribe, he will accept it to "expose their dirty tricks."

CBFC should be revamped: Leela Samson

The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) should be revamped as the institution doesn't have the freedom to take "independent decisions" and the film industry too doesn't have faith in it, says its chairperson Leela Samson.

Controversial film `Kaum De Heere` paid bribe to get censor certificate

`Kaum De Heere`, the Punjabi film which is based on the 1984 assassination of Prime Minister Indira Gandhi has again grabbed the headlines.

I’ll immediately call the police: Aamir Khan on bribery

Aamir Khan has never experienced bribery for film certification. He says he doesn`t support palm-greasing and in case he comes across it, he will immediately inform the police.

Top Bollywood filmmakers to be questioned over CBFC CEO bribery case

Startling revelations have come out in the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) CEO, Rakesh Kumar bribery case. According to the latest reports, five Bollywood filmmakers and distributors are going to be questioned in the case.

3 days` police custody for censor board CEO

A Mumbai district court Tuesday sent Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) CEO Rakesh Kumar, arrested Monday in a bribery case, to three days` police custody, the CBI said.

Settlement of German Ecclestone bribery case possible: Munich court

A bribery trial against Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone that has been threatening his grip on the motor sport may end early, a spokeswoman for the Munich court said.

High-ranking China official sentenced to life for bribery

A senior Communist Party official was today sentenced to life for accepting bribes, the first high-ranking bureaucrat to be jailed in China`s anti- corruption crusade led by President Xi Jinping.

SIT books former Goa CM Pratapsingh Rane, son for bribery

The Special Investigation Team of Goa Police has booked former Chief Minister Pratapsingh Rane and his legislator son for allegedly accepting a Rs 6 crore bribe to facilitate the clearance of a mining lease.

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.

Despite London acquittals, U.S. probe of News Corp continues

More than a year after asking for and receiving emails from News Corp`s U.S. operation related to allegations of phone hacking and bribery, the FBI is still investigating whether British-based representatives of the media company may have broken U.S. law, sources familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

FIFA investigator set to submit report on 2018, 2022 WC bids

FIFA investigator Michael Garcia will submit his report into alleged corruption regarding the bidding process and controversial awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups to Russia and Qatar two weeks after the upcoming spectacle in Brazil.

FIFA vice-president says, he “would support” re-vote for 2022 World Cup

Controversies surrounding the awarding of 2022 World Cup hosting rights to Qatar takes a new turn following FIFA vice-president, Jim Boyce`s admission that he “would support” a re-vote if it`s proved that the bid was won through an improper way.