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Pakistan's anti-graft body to probe Pervez Musharraf

The former military ruler, who is currently living in exile in Dubai, also faces high treason charges in Pakistan. 

Apr 20, 2018, 23:47 PM IST

Nawaz Sharif leaves for London to see ailing wife, triggers speculation that he might not return to Pakistan

Nawaz Sharif's departure for London has triggered intense speculation that he might not return because of a likely conviction in three corruption cases against him.

Apr 18, 2018, 16:36 PM IST

Corruption probe against Tejashwi Yadav: Janata Dal (U) MLAs set to meet today; will Nitish take tough decisions?

Ahead of the crucial JD(U) meeting on Tuesday, party leaders made it clear that there would be "no compromise" with Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's policy of "zero tolerance" against corruption.

Jul 11, 2017, 15:36 PM IST

Kapil Mishra vs Arvind Kejriwal: Delhi court to hear plea seeking probe against AAP leaders today

The Delhi Lokayukta Court will on Friday hear plea seeking a probe on corruption charges levelled by former Delhi minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Kapil Mishra against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and AAP leader Satyendra Jain.

Jul 07, 2017, 09:56 AM IST

PCB charge Sharjeel Khan, Khalid Latif in Pakistan Super League corruption probe

The pair, suspended after being accused of meeting a suspicious person linked to an international betting syndicate, could face up to a life ban from international and domestic cricket.

Feb 19, 2017, 11:11 AM IST

Ukraine Parliament approves resignation of chief prosecutor

The Ukrainian Parliament approved on Tuesday the resignation of General Prosecutor Viktor Shokin, an official seen by the Ukraine`s Western backers as an obstacle to tackling corruption.

Mar 29, 2016, 14:21 PM IST

Brazil prosecutor requests formal probe of Lula

Prosecutors in Brazil have asked that powerful ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, who was questioned this week in a huge corruption probe, be placed under formal investigation.

Mar 10, 2016, 12:43 PM IST

Brazil's corruption scandal anger spills onto street

Former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva's supporters rallied outside his Sao Paulo house Saturday.

Mar 06, 2016, 03:29 AM IST

China to prosecute two former senior officials for graft

Chinese authorities will prosecute two former senior officials, including a one-time vice mayor of Shanghai, for corruption, after probes found they abused their power and took bribes.

Jan 19, 2016, 10:32 AM IST

Former Sri Lankan president Rajapaksa cries foul of probe panel

Former Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa Thursday slammed as an act of political revenge his summoning by a graft probe panel.

Oct 15, 2015, 15:45 PM IST

China probes high-ranking sports official for corruption

A deputy head of China`s sports administration has been put under investigation, the ruling Communist Party`s anti-corruption agency said, the highest-ranking official to fall in the notoriously graft-prone sector.

Jun 26, 2015, 10:42 AM IST

Lanka police wants Rajapaksa sibling for quizzing

Sri Lankan police is looking for Basil Rajapaksa, the brother of former president Mahinda Rajapaksa, for questioning in a corruption probe.

Mar 25, 2015, 18:20 PM IST

Hu Jintao not implicated in aide's investigation, official says

Retired Chinese President Hu Jintao is not being implicated in a corruption probe into a former top aide, a senior government spokesman said on Friday, adding that the official was being investigated more over financial issues than political ones.

Mar 06, 2015, 16:10 PM IST

Thai police royal defamation probe widens

A major Thai police corruption probe widened Tuesday with a third high-ranking officer charged under strict royal defamation rules in what analysts say is an attempt by the military junta to strengthen their hold over police.

Nov 25, 2014, 16:22 PM IST

Guatemala prison chief arrested in corruption probe

The head of Guatemala`s prison system was arrested Wednesday on bribery and money-laundering charges linked to a notorious jail-based criminal syndicate, prosecutors said.

Sep 04, 2014, 07:11 AM IST

IMF executive board backs Lagarde over corruption probe

The executive board of the IMF has expressed full confidence in its Managing Director Christine Lagarde, who is facing a criminal investigation in France linked to a political corruption probe dating from 2008.

Aug 31, 2014, 14:01 PM IST

CBI officers who probed high-profile graft cases awarded

CBI officers who led probe in corruption cases like AgustaWestland scam and Adarsh Housing scam, are among those awarded police medals for meritorious service on the occasion of Independence Day.

Aug 15, 2013, 18:26 PM IST

Sarkozky planned a London decamp to escape corruption probe

Former French President Nicholas Sarkozky had been reportedly plotting an escape to England to avoid paying taxes.

Jan 23, 2013, 12:12 PM IST

Walmart Mexico ready to assist in corruption probe

Walmart de Mexico said it "has had priorities to cooperate in the investigation and safeguard the independence of the investigation" into bribery allegations in Mexico.

Dec 19, 2012, 10:28 AM IST

Russia`s top Army medic held in corruption probe

The men were detained in a probe into the purchase of medical equipment.

Jun 03, 2011, 16:45 PM IST