Turkey graft probe blocked as defiant PM digs in

A graft probe that has shaken Turkey`s government to its core and threatened Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan`s rule has been blocked, a prosecutor alleged Thursday.

Top Chinese Communist Party leader faces graft probe: Report

A top Chinese leader is under investigation for corruption, a media report said Saturday.

Chinese official owning 29 houses faces graft probe

The procuratorate of Zhengzhou, capital of Henan, decided today to investigate Zhai Zhenfeng, the former director of the housing administration bureau in Erqi district of the city.

CVC probing 142 govt officials for suspected graft

Over 140 government officials have come under the scanner of the Central Vigilance Commission for their alleged involvement in corruption.

Team Anna has proof of corruption against Pranab?

Team Anna, which has earlier claimed to be possessing documents containing "proof" of graft against Pranab Mukherjee, is expected to make them public on Wednesday when they begin their indefinite fast for a strong Lokpal Bill.

Graft charges against ministers: Bedi for independent probe

Team Anna member Kiran Bedi Wednesday sought an independent agency to probe the graft charges they have levelled against 14 ministers, including Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee.

Action against seven IAS officers in graft cases

The Government Wednesday said that disciplinary action was initiated against seven Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officers in the last three years for their alleged involvement in corruption.

Egypt detains ex-Mubarak aide in graft probe

Hosni Mubarak was ousted by the mass street protests on February 11.

Vatican backs cardinal named in graft probe

Cardinal Crescenzio Sepe has been linked to several shady property deals.

French Polynesia leader questioned in graft probe

Veteran French Polynesia leader Gaston Flosse, an ally of former president Jacques Chirac, was questioned in a graft probe in Tahiti as police searched his home and party headquarters.