Delhi: Special Metropolitan Magistrate arrested on bribery charge

CBI on Tuesday arrested Special Metropolitan Magistrate RP Bhatia here on allegations of receiving a bribe of Rs 25,000 from a shop owner in Lajpat Nagar who was challaned by him during an inspection.

Cash, jewellery worth nearly Rs 21 crore seized from Bengal official's residence

Cash and jewellery worth nearly Rs 21 crore was seized from the residence of a municipal engineer in West Bengal`s Howrah district, police said on Saturday.

No need to hand over Louis Berger bribery case to CBI: Goa CM

 Expressing satisfaction over Goa Police's probe into the Louis Berger bribery case, Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar today said he does not feel the need to hand over the inquiry to CBI.

FIFA scandal: Trinidad receives extradition papers for Jack Warner
FIFA scandal: Trinidad receives extradition papers for Jack Warner

The official documents from the United States government requesting the extradition of former FIFA Vice President Jack Warner have been received by Trinidad and Tobago`s Attorney General Garvin Nicholas.

Kota DRM accused of demanding bribe from doctor, audio goes viral

A 10-minute audio conversation in which Kota DRM is purportedly heard demanding a bribe of Rs 50,000 from a railway hospital doctor has gone viral on a social networking application, following which Western Railways refuted the allegations.

Govt to move fresh bill to tackle bribery by foreign officials

A Bill that makes accepting or giving bribe by foreign public officials a criminal offence entailing imprisonment of up to seven years among others strict penal provisions will be moved afresh in the Parliament by the Government.

US securities regulators launches civil probe into FIFA bribery case: Source
US securities regulators launches civil probe into FIFA bribery case: Source

U.S. securities regulators are examining the behaviour of several companies with links to FIFA or other football bodies caught up in a major corruption scandal to see if there were possible violations of U.S. federal bribery laws, a person with knowledge of the matter said.

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.

Dinamo Zagreb chiefs remanded in custody
Dinamo Zagreb chiefs remanded in custody

Dinamo Zagreb chief Zdravko Mamic and his younger brother Zoran, the Croatian champions` coach, have been remanded in custody for a month after their arrest on suspicion of multi-million-euro bribery and tax evasion, the club said.

ICC probing Lalit Modi's bribery accusations: Anurag Thakur
ICC probing Lalit Modi's bribery accusations: Anurag Thakur

Informing that the International Cricket Council (ICC) was probing former cricket administrator Lalit Modi's bribery accusations against three cricketers including Suresh Raina, secretary Anurag Thakur on Saturday said the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) can react only after a formal intimation about it from world cricket's governing body.

Dinamo Zagreb chief detained over alleged tax fraud, bribery
Dinamo Zagreb chief detained over alleged tax fraud, bribery

 Police on Saturday detained controversial Dinamo Zagreb chief Zdravko Mamic and his younger brother Zoran, the Croatian champions` coach, on suspicion of multi-million-euro bribery and tax evasion, the club said.

Dinamo Zagreb chief probed over bribery, tax fraud
Dinamo Zagreb chief probed over bribery, tax fraud

Police on Thursday searched the homes of controversial Dinamo Zagreb chief Zdravko Mamic and his younger brother Zoran, the Croatian champions` coach, in a bribery and tax evasion probe, the club and prosecutors said.

FIFA World Cup insurers risk blizzard of claims, disputes over Russia, Qatar
FIFA World Cup insurers risk blizzard of claims, disputes over Russia, Qatar

World Cup insurers are likely to refuse to pay out on many cancellation contracts if Russia and Qatar lose the rights to hold the tournaments because of fraud, industry experts said.

UP: Students place money in answer sheets to secure pass marks

Examinees in Uttar Pradesh have resorted to a unique bribery method by placing currency notes in their answer sheets to pass university examination.

FIFA official Jerome Valcke hits back over $10 mln transactions
FIFA official Jerome Valcke hits back over $10 mln transactions

FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke on Wednesday dismissed allegations of wrongdoing over $10 million in bank transactions that are under investigation by U.S. authorities.

Visa's tough stance on FIFA augurs more sponsor demands, say experts
Visa's tough stance on FIFA augurs more sponsor demands, say experts

Visa Inc`s public warning to FIFA that it may end its sponsorship if world soccer`s governing body does not quickly clean up its act will likely prompt other sponsors to take a tough stance as a major corruption scandal involving FIFA unfolds, brand experts said.

China investigates former top healthcare official for bribery

China is investigating the former head of a healthcare ministry unit responsible for drug trials and leading implementation of healthcare policy for bribery, a prosecutor said on Tuesday.

Crime branch to probe leak in bar bribery scam

A day after Finance Minister KM Mani, facing bribery charges in the bar licence scam, expressed displeasure over the alleged leak of a vigilance probe report, the Kerala government on Tuesday ordered a crime branch probe into it.

66% businesses believe some form of bribery acceptable: Survey

 A whopping 66 per cent of businesses in the country believe that some form of bribery is acceptable, in spite of increased regulatory actions and public outcry against corruption, according to a survey.

Police man gets two years jail in bribery case in Tamil Nadu

A police sub inspector was on Saturday sentenced to two years jail by a special court for taking a bribe of Rs 2000 in 2003.