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Macau billionaire on trial in U.S. in U.N. corruption case

Added: 23.06.2017 21:51 | 0 views | 0 comments

A billionaire real estate developer from Macau will go to trial Monday in Manhattan on charges he bribed senior United Nations officials to support a multibillion-dollar conference center he hoped to build.


Ex-U.S. Attorney Bharara signs book deal after firing by Trump

Added: 22.06.2017 21:50 | 4 views | 0 comments

Former Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, who earned a reputation for fighting crime on Wall Street and public corruption before President Donald Trump fired him in March, has signed a book deal with Alfred A. Knopf.


Ex-U.S. Attorney Bharara lands book deal after ouster by Trump

Added: 22.06.2017 18:17 | 5 views | 0 comments

Former Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, known for pursuing a series of cases targeting public corruption and crime on Wall Street before President Donald Trump fired him in March, has struck a book deal.


Putin’s approval ratings slip, but public confidence remains strong

Added: 21.06.2017 18:39 | 1 views | 0 comments

Russians want increased focus on domestic policies amid rise in concern at corruption

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France’s drive for ethical politics

Added: 21.06.2017 15:22 | 4 views | 0 comments

In addition, any lawmaker convicted of fraud or corruption would be barred from holding office for 10 years. Having won the election in large part because of the public’s high intolerance of corruption, Macron was forced to let them go.

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Romania PM ousted after losing confidence vote

Added: 21.06.2017 14:50 | 0 views | 0 comments

Rift with party leader highlights dispute over corruption clampdown

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Brazil’s Senate rejects Temer’s labour bill

Added: 21.06.2017 4:11 | 1 views | 0 comments

Reform programme could stall as president continues to fight off corruption claims

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Mexico Used Spyware Targeting Anti-Corruption Journalists and Activists

Added: 20.06.2017 0:43 | 3 views | 0 comments

Spyware that was produced by Israel's NSO Group that was only sold to governments was used by Mexican officials to spy on journalists, lawyers, and activists, according to a report from the Citizen Lab at the University of Toronto, reported by The Washington Post. The internet watchdog's investigation called "Reckless Exploit," had prominent journalists such as Carmen Aristegui and Carlos Loret de Mola, who were investigating human rights abuses by security forces and alleged government corruption. The victims received texts that contained links, that when activated, open their devices to being exploited and hackers can access phone calls, messages, cameras, and personal dataThe...

Openings slated Tuesday in district attorney's bribery trial

Added: 19.06.2017 22:15 | 1 views | 0 comments

Philadelphia's top prosecutor is set to go on trial on corruption charges.


Temer reforms stall as president fights off corruption claims

Added: 19.06.2017 17:12 | 2 views | 0 comments

Scores of leader’s PMDB colleagues are being investigated

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