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FIFA trial: New York jury acquits former Peru soccer boss

FIFA trial: New York jury acquits former Peru soccer boss

The panel found 60-year-old Manuel Burga, who led football in Peru until 2014 and once served as a FIFA development committee member, not guilty on one count of racketeering conspiracy, a spokesperson for the US Attorney`s office in Brooklyn confirmed.

Dec 26, 2017, 22:09 PM IST
Nawaz Sharif returns to Pak to face charges in Panama Papers scandal

Nawaz Sharif returns to Pak to face charges in Panama Papers scandal

Sharif, 67, decided to return after consultations with senior party leaders including his younger brother and Punjab province Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif in London, party officials said.

Sep 25, 2017, 11:08 AM IST
Malaysia ruling party leaders denounce violence at Mahathir forum

Malaysia ruling party leaders denounce violence at Mahathir forum

Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said differences of opinion did not give anyone license to act violently.

Aug 14, 2017, 15:02 PM IST
Japan`s scandal-hit defence chief announces resignation

Japan`s scandal-hit defence chief announces resignation

Inada, a close confidante of Abe who shares his staunchly nationalist views, was appointed defence minister in August 2016, a time when she was touted as a possible future Prime Minister.

 

Jul 28, 2017, 08:33 AM IST
Former Japanese defence minister may replace scandal-hit Inada: Media

Former Japanese defence minister may replace scandal-hit Inada: Media

Kyodo news agency said Abe is likely to choose as her successor somebody who has already served in the post in an effort to project an image of stability as he battles a number of scandals.

 

Jul 27, 2017, 09:10 AM IST

We have no role in medical scam: BJP

The scam pertains to a Rs 5.60 crore bribe allegedly paid by a medical college to Kerala-based Bharatiya Janata Party leaders for influencing the Medical Council of India.

Jul 25, 2017, 17:18 PM IST
Angelina Jolie hires crisis manager who inspired 'Scandal'

Angelina Jolie hires crisis manager who inspired 'Scandal'

Actress Angelina Jolie has reportedly hired crisis manager Judy Smith, in her high-profile split from estranged husband Brad Pitt.

Sep 30, 2016, 10:33 AM IST

Third Brazil minister named in corruption scandal resigns

 Brazil`s interim president Michel Temer lost the third cabinet member of his month-old administration to a swirling scandal.

Jun 17, 2016, 02:28 AM IST

Aviation Minister orders probe in Air India Scandal

Aviation Minister has ordered the probe in Air India Scandal and also have formed a high-level committee.

May 10, 2016, 17:25 PM IST

DNA: Big media house's back door deals with scandal and scam kingpins

From Vijay Mallya to Niira Radia case have one thing in common, and that is involvement of big media house. Everyone has tried to suppress their name in media. to know more watch DNA

Apr 29, 2016, 00:22 AM IST
Volkswagen faces huge US lawsuit over pollution cheating

Volkswagen faces huge US lawsuit over pollution cheating

Volkswagen faces potentially huge damages to pay over pollution cheat devices on its diesel-engine cars in a class-action lawsuit filed in a San Francisco court this week.

Feb 24, 2016, 23:24 PM IST
EU seeks powers over car regulation after Volkswagen scandal

EU seeks powers over car regulation after Volkswagen scandal

The European Commission, the executive arm of the 28-nation EU, said carmakers found cheating on pollution tests could face a fine of 30,000 euros ($32,600) per vehicle, with non-compliant cars wrongfully approved taken off European roads.

Jan 27, 2016, 21:56 PM IST
Franz Beckenbauer under pressure to explain 2006 World Cup scandal

Franz Beckenbauer under pressure to explain 2006 World Cup scandal

Two German newspapers have linked Beckenbauer to Jack Warner.

Nov 11, 2015, 16:13 PM IST
I want to remake 'Scandal' on Indian TV: Ekta Kapoor

I want to remake 'Scandal' on Indian TV: Ekta Kapoor

 She is known for her saas-bahu sagas, but producer Ekta Kapoor now wishes to adapt American series "Scandal" on Indian television.

Nov 10, 2015, 10:58 AM IST
Wolfsburg braces for cuts as pollution scandal engulfs Volkswagen

Wolfsburg braces for cuts as pollution scandal engulfs Volkswagen

What does the massive pollution test cheating scandal engulfing Volkswagen have to do with a football club? 

A great deal, if the team is Wolfsburg.

Sep 26, 2015, 08:53 AM IST

Guatemalan ex-VP charged with corruption amid spiraling scandal

Guatemalan prosecutors formally charged former vice president Roxana Baldetti with corruption Monday, three days after she was arrested for allegedly masterminding a customs bribery ring with Presi

Aug 25, 2015, 04:40 AM IST
Malaysia graft agency says PM Najib's funds not linked to scandal

Malaysia graft agency says PM Najib's funds not linked to scandal

Malaysia`s anti-graft agency has said that nearly $700 million deposited into the prime minister`s personal bank accounts were from "donations" and not related to a brewing scandal.

Aug 04, 2015, 09:12 AM IST

Malaysia PM replaces deputy, sacks AG amid scandal

Embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak on Tuesday replaced his deputy premier and sacked his attorney general amid a growing scandal that threatens his hold on office.

Jul 28, 2015, 12:54 PM IST
England's Sol Campbell backs ex-player to fix FIFA

England's Sol Campbell backs ex-player to fix FIFA

Former England defender Sol Campbell believes a retired player would be the ideal candidate to take charge of FIFA and lead a successful cleaning up operation at the corruption-tainted world govern

Jul 22, 2015, 15:26 PM IST

Court acquits femme fatale who toppled Czech PM

A Prague court on Friday dropped abuse of power charges against a top aide to former Czech prime minister Petr Necas, whose centre-right government collapsed over a bribery and spy scandal in 2013.

May 29, 2015, 15:58 PM IST