Reeling under allegations of alleged abuse of power, former President of France Nicolas Sarkozy on Tuesday claimed that he has not betrayed the confidence of people.
Corruption costs Europe 120 billion euros a year, or around one percent of economic output, according to the first ever report on graft by the executive European Commission.
China`s police chief wrote that his officers must uphold the leadership of the Communist Party and be loyal to it.
In some countries, business owners can go their way in the happy knowledge that government officials won`t be hitting them up for bribes or tossing them in jail on trumped-up charges.
Indian anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare is the inaugural recipient of a new Canadian award that recognises individuals who fight abuse of power and suppression of human rights.
In a blunt admission, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy has confessed that political corruption is very real.
China charged disgraced senior politician Bo Xilai with bribery, abuse of power and corruption, paving the way for a trial.
Spain`s Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has denied receiving illegal payments and has said he will not step down over the affair.
A former official embroiled in a sex video scandal was sentenced to 13 years in jail for bribery in southwest China`s Chongqing city.
The vigilance department has sought permission from the government to file chargesheets against three former ministers of the BSP government.
Former railways minister Liu Zhijun has been accused of bribery and abuse of power, the official Xinhua news agency said.
Hong Kong`s billionaire Kwok brothers pleaded not guilty to graft charges, setting the stage for the city`s biggest corruption trial in years.
The government has decided to conduct a study to assess its fight against corruption as part of a mandatory obligation under a UN convention.
The 41-year old lawyer caused a diplomatic crisis last April when he fled house arrest in rural China.
Myanmar said it will allow private daily newspapers starting in April for the first time since 1964.
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