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.

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.

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.

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.

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 President Otto Perez.

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.

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.

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 governing body.

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.

Josh Duggar cancels Ohio appearance amid child molestation scandal

 Josh Duggar has cancelled an upcoming appearance amid his child molestation scandal.

South Korea's Park names new PM after scandal strikes again

South Korean President Park Geun-hye nominated her justice minister as prime minister after the incumbent stood down amid scandal - her sixth choice for the job since taking office in 2013. 

Portia de Rossi returns to "Scandal" as series regular

Portia de Rossi returns to "Scandal" as series regular

Actress Portia de Rossi has been upped to series regular for the upcoming fifth season of popular TV series "Scandal".

Shweta Basu Prasad bats for Radhika Apte

Shweta Basu Prasad bats for Radhika Apte

Radhika Apte is least affected by the "leaked nude video" issue that made headlines recently.

US drug enforcement head retires after sex scandal

 The head of the US Drug Enforcement Administration is retiring, following a scandal involving drug agents attending orgies with cartel-hired prostitutes abroad.

South Korean PM tenders resignation over bribery scandal

 South Korean Prime Minister Lee Wan-Koo was left in political limbo on Tuesday after offering to resign over a scandal involving bribery allegations against senior members of President Park Geun-Hye`s administration.

Lena Dunham to appear on Scandal

Lena Dunham to appear on Scandal

The 28-year-old 'Girls' creator and star will appear in an upcoming episode set to air in March on ABC, Entertainment Weekly reported.

Details of her role are being kept under wraps, but it's thought she could be linked to Olivia Pope & Associates.

"Self-censoring" scandal at newspaper roils UK press landscape

One of Britain`s most storied newspapers has been accused of self-censoring for commercial gain, raising awkward questions about a centuries-old press culture which has prided itself on its no-holds-barred approach to truth telling.

Israel's Netanyahu facing new scandal over bloated expenses

With Israeli elections looming and the region in turmoil, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu finds himself once more enmeshed in a gossipy scandal.

Rolls-Royce vows compliance after Petrobras scandal report

Rolls-Royce said Monday it will take "all necessary action" to comply with the law after the Financial Times reported it was accused of involvement in a bribery scandal with the Brazilian energy giant Petrobras.

Scott Foley injures foot on 'Scandal' set

Scott Foley injures foot on 'Scandal' set

Actor Scott Foley has suffered an injury during the filming of political thriller TV series 'Scandal'.