No lenience warranted in corruption cases: SC

At a time when corruption has affected the system like cancer, courts should not get swayed by the concept of mercy while awarding punishment to the corrupt, the Supreme Court has said.

Former Pak PM Gilani gets 7-day protective bail in graft cases

Former Pakistan prime minister Yusuf Raza Gilani Tuesday secured a seven-day protective bail in nine corruption cases filed against him for allegedly making millions of rupees by approving subsidies to fake companies.

BJP bypasses concern raised by Shanta Kumar

BJP on Wednesday dismissed the concern voiced by Shanta Kumar over graft charges against its Union ministers and chief ministers, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi asking MPs to strongly counter the opposition and party chief Amit Shah asserting that they have done no wrong.

Watch: 15 reports from 15 cities of India

15 reporters reporting from 15 cities of India.

Watch: 15 reports from 15 cities of India

15 reporters reporting from 15 cities of India.

Pak anti-graft body submits list of 150 mega corruption cases

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his brother and Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif today figured in a list of 150 mega graft cases submitted by the country's anti-corruption body to the Supreme Court.

CVC calls for penalty for 'motivated' complaints of corruption

Central Vigilance Commissioner (CVC) K V Chowdary on Thursday advocated penal provisions for people who file "motivated and vexatious complaints" of corruption against government employees.

Decline in number of whistleblower complaints on graft: Govt

There has been a decline in number of corruption complaints from whistleblowers during the past three years, the government said Wednesday.

Single-window system launched for handling babus` graft cases

A single-window clearance system has been started by the government to avoid inordinate delays in dealing with corruption cases related to IAS officers.

Pakistan court adjourns hearing on Zardari case

An accountability court also adjourned the next hearing till Dec 9, Dawn News reported Tuesday.

Zardari ordered to appear in court on October 29

Pakistan`s former President Asif Ali Zardari was on Monday summoned by a court to appear before it on October 29 in relation to five corruption cases against him which were re-opened last week, compounding his legal woes.

CBI rebuts allegations of tardy probe

CBI has refuted allegations of adopting a selective approach in high profile corruption cases.

Corruption cases involving Congress leaders be probed: Goa BJP

Goa unit of BJP demanded that alleged corruption cases involving former Chief Minister Digambar Kamat, and his colleagues Churchill Alemao, Vishwajit Rane and Chandrakant Kavlekar (all from Congress) should be probed.

`About 2,000 corruption cases registered by CBI in past 3 years`

Nearly 2,000 cases related to alleged corruption were registered by CBI in the last three years, the government said on Wednesday.

50,000 corruption cases probed in Russia: Medvedev

Some 50,000 corruption cases are being currently investigated in Russia, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said in an interview with the Swiss newspaper Neue Zurcher Zeitung.

Judicial system needs change to deal with rape cases: Digvijay

Digvijay Singh said on Tuesday there was a need to change the judicial system to deal with rape and corruption related cases.

CVC direction on fast tracking of corruption cases

The Central Vigilance Commission decided do away with second stage consultation, a process of taking advice before imposing punishment on a corrupt official, and directed all enquiries should be done at one go.

Two ex-ministers convicted in corruption cases in Odisha

Two former ministers have been convicted in disproportionate assets and corruption cases during last 12 years in Odisha.

CBI registers 600 corruption cases in 2011: Govt

The government said CBI has registered 600 corruption
cases in 2011.

`Speedy trial of graft cases need of the society`

Chief Justice of Andhra Pradesh High Court Madan B Lokur Monday said speedy trial of cases, particularly those pertaining to corruption, was the need of the hour.