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`Rebel` Chinese village chief charged over bribes

The chief of a village that became a symbol of resistance against corruption has been charged for allegedly accepting bribes, Chinese authorities said, over a month after his detention sparked protests.

China formally charges former aide to retired president

China`s state prosecutor on Friday formally charged a former senior aide to retired president Hu Jintao with taking bribes, illegally obtaining state secrets and abuse of power.

Noida authority ex-chief engineer's wife facilitated bribes?

Kusum Lata, the wife of Noida authority's former chief engineer Yadav Singh, was engaged in facilitating bribes for her husband through her private firm, says the chargesheet submitted before a court here.

Eugenio Figueredo bribes paid `for decades`, claims prosecutor

Eugenio Figueredo bribes paid `for decades`, claims prosecutor

Former FIFA vice-president Eugenio Figueredo received millions of dollars in bribes throughout his career at the top of South American football, prosecutors claimed Friday.

Brazilian builder ​Andrade Gutierrez to admit 2014 World Cup bribes: Folha paper

Brazilian builder ​Andrade Gutierrez to admit 2014 World Cup bribes: Folha paper

 Brazilian builder Andrade Gutierrez will confess to paying bribes for 2014 FIFA World Cup contracts and business with state-run companies Petrobras and Eletrobras, a newspaper report said on Friday.

Ex-FIFA official asks to live at home with pool tied to alleged bribe

Ex-FIFA official asks to live at home with pool tied to alleged bribe

A former high-ranking football official charged with soliciting bribes, including $500,000 that allegedly went to build a swimming pool at his house, wants to stay in that house near Atlanta while he awaits trial, his lawyer said on Thursday.

50% of MGNREGA beneficiaries 'pay bribes' for payment: Study

A study by an autonomous research institute under the Ministry of Finance has claimed that "50 percent" of the MGNREGA beneficiaries "pay bribes" for payment of their wages.

Louis Berger probe: Bribes camouflaged as engineering terms

Shedding new light on the manner in which money for bribes was requisitioned in the Louis Berger case, Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar said that a code word related to engineering was used as a camouflage for bribery demands.

FIFA faces long struggle to pass reforms

FIFA faces long struggle to pass reforms

The high-profile person who will head up the task force established to finetune crucial reforms of football`s scandal-hit world governing body FIFA will be named very soon a source close to the organisation`s leadership said.

Brazil`s Ricardo Teixeira denies taking Qatar bribe

Brazil`s Ricardo Teixeira denies taking Qatar bribe

A former president of the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF), Ricardo Teixeira, denied taking bribes to vote for Qatar to host the 2022 World Cup, calling the allegation "nonsense."

US probes Nike payments under Brazil football deal: WSJ

US probes Nike payments under Brazil football deal: WSJ

U.S. authorities are examining payments made by Nike Inc under a 1996 football sponsorship deal with Brazil for possible evidence of wrongdoing by the company or others, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter.

China probes doctor over $18 million bribes, 100 houses

 China`s top prosecutor is investigating a senior doctor in the country`s western Yunnan province for taking over $18 million worth of bribes in cash, real estate and parking spots, the official China Daily reported on Tuesday.

Former royal official charged with corruption

Prosecutors have charged a former top official working for Britain`s royal family with accepting more than 100,000 pounds (USD 169,000) in bribes in return for contracts for work at royal palaces.

Two ex-US Army soldiers laundered Afghanistan bribes

Two former US Army soldiers have pleaded guilty to accepting about USD 250,000 in bribes from contractors in Afghanistan and shipping the cash back to the United States to be laundered through a landscaping business.

Arvind Kejriwal`s AAP launches anti-graft helpline to help trap corrupt govt employees

Delhi government launched an anti-corruption helpline number on Wednesday where people, who are harassed for bribes, will be advised on how to conduct sting operations.

AP: Four govt officials under ACB net for receivin

ACB sleuths trapped four government officials from four districts of Andhra Pradesh on charges of taking bribes.

CBI arrests female Income Tax official for accepting bribes

A female Income Tax official has been arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for allegedly accepting bribe of Rs 6 lakh for not scrutinising income tax returns of a private firm.

Three caught red handed while accepting bribes

Three people including a sub-registrar of the Thane co-operative department were caught red handed by the Thane unit of the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) today in two separate incidents.

Bangladesh: Ex-PM`s son sentenced over bribes

A court in Bangladesh has sentenced the fugitive son of former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia to six years in jail for laundering money taken as bribes from two global companies.

Sheryl Crow bribes her children to eat healthy

Rocker Sheryl Crow bribes her two sons - Wyatt Steven and Levi James - for eating healthy food.