MLA embarrasses Kerala govt with corruption charges

Congress-led UDF government in Kerala on Tuesday faced embarrassment in the Assembly after an MLA in the treasury benches raised corruption charges against the Public Works Department Ministry headed by VK Ebrahim Kunju.

Lionel Messi ordered to appear in court on fraud charges
Lionel Messi ordered to appear in court on fraud charges

FC Barcelona striker Lionel Messi will have to stand trial on corruption charges after a judge in the Catalan town of Gava rejected the footballer's appeal against having to appear, it was confirmed Friday.

Gujarat Congress urge Lokayukta to probe corruption charges

Gujarat Congress on Monday submitted details of alleged corruption under the Gujarat government to recently appointed Lokayukta DP Buch and demanded through investigations.

HP Cabinet backs beleaguered Virbhadra Singh

Expressing solidarity with CM Virbhadra Singh, all 10 Ministers of his Cabinet on Wednesday dismissed the corruption charges levelled against him by BJP leader Arun Jaitley.

Jagan allowed to move in AP and outside by court

A special CBI Court on Wednesday allowed the plea of YSR Congress chief Y S Jaganmohan Reddy, facing corruption charges, seeking relaxation in bail conditions to enable him to visit different parts of Andhra Pradesh and Delhi.

France`s Nicolas Sarkozy cleared in campaign finance

French judges have dropped an investigation into former President Nicolas Sarkozy over allegations that he illegally took donations from France`s richest woman on the way to his 2007 election victory.

`No separate cells to probe graft charges against politicians`

Government said it has not received any proposal for setting up separate cells to investigate corruption charges against politicians and high- profile personalities.

I will not resign: Gadkari

Amid demands from some party
leaders that he should step down in the wake of allegations of dubious fundings of his companies, BJP chief Nitin Gadkari Friday said he is an "honest man" and ruled out resigning from his post.

Don’t compare Robert Vadra with Nitin Gadkari: Abhishek Manu Singhvi

While giving his opinion on the corruption allegations made against BJP president Nitin Gadkari, Abhishek Manu Singhvi said, “We are not like BJP which says ‘India shining’, everything is perfect and do not take any action.”

Gadkari attacked by Congress, Left; RSS keeps distance

BJP president Nitin Gadkari came under sharp criticism from the Congress and the Left parties over allegations of wrongdoing in his businesses, and even his parent organisation, the RSS, distanced itself from him.

Income Tax begins probing Nitin Gadkari`s companies

The Income Tax (I-T) department is expected to begin soon its probe into charges of alleged financial impropriety and dubious funding to BJP chief Nitin Gadkari’s company Purti Power and Sugar Ltd.

Bihar: Woman IPS officer suspended on corruption charges

Bihar government on Monday suspended a woman IPS officer on corruption charges.

Egypt`s ex-premier convicted in corruption case

A former Egyptian prime minister was on Thursday sentenced to three years in prison on corruption charges.

Egyptian authorities order arrest of former PM

Egyptian authorities on Tuesday ordered the arrest of Hosni Mubarak`s last prime minister Ahmad Shafiq on corruption charges in a case involving the ousted leader`s two jailed sons.

Graft probe against sr PSU bureaucrats may need prior sanction

Senior bureaucrats working in public sector undertakings and cooperative societies may get the protection of prior sanction from competent authorities if corruption charges against them are to be probed.

‘BJP couldn’t prove corruption charges against me’

Digvijay Singh on Sunday said the BJP government in Madhya Pradesh had failed to prove even a single corruption charge against him.

BJP welcomes Virbhadra`s resignation, hopes PM gets message

There are several other ministers in the UPA government who are facing serious allegations of corruption, BJP said.

Graft charges framed against Virbhadra Singh

A court on Monday framed corruption charges against former Himachal Pradesh chief minister Virbhadra Singh and his wife Pratibha Singh.

`PMO letter to Anna doesn’t say anything on graft`

Brinda Karat said the letter from the PM`s Office to Team Anna defending corruption allegations against Prime Minister Manmohan Singh does not give any clarity on the matter.

Will quit public life if graft charges proved: PM

Hitting out at Team Anna for corruption allegations against him, PM said he is ready to give up his public life if charges are proved.