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|[Ticker] Romanian minister demands anti-corruption prosecutor fired|
Added: 23.02.2018 7:54 | 1 views | 0 comments
Romania's social democrat justice minister, Tudorel Toader, called on Thursday for the country's chief anti-corruption prosecutor, Laura Codruta Kovesi, to be removed from her post when presenting a 36-page report on alleged abuses by prosecutors. The speech triggered new street protests. Romanian president Klaus Iohannis rejected Toader's report, saying it "lacked clarity". Iohannis has the final say on firing any senior prosecutor.
|No, a new court filing doesn't suggest that Michael Flynn is about to be exonerated|
Added: 22.02.2018 17:28 | 19 views | 0 comments
Nor does it hint at endemic corruption in the FBI.
|European Central Bank puts onus on Latvia in graft probe|
Added: 22.02.2018 14:44 | 3 views | 0 comments
The European Central Bank says it doesn't have the power to investigate money laundering in individual nations, a thinly veiled hint that it is up to member state Latvia to clear up its ongoing corruption scandal.
|Indonesian president pays $800 for Metallica gift|
Added: 22.02.2018 13:39 | 4 views | 0 comments
Metalhead president is hailed for buying back gift in fight against corruption.
|[Ticker] Greek parliament to open probe on PMs and EU commissioner|
Added: 22.02.2018 9:28 | 6 views | 0 comments
The Greek parliament decided on Thursday to open an inquiry over allegations of corruption by Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis. Among the 10 people named are two former prime ministers, Panagiotis Pikrammenos and Antonis Samaras, the governor of Greece's central bank Ioannis Stournaras, . The investigation is supported by prime minister Alexis Tsipras, while opposition leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis accuses Tsipras of targeting opponents.
|Corruption report: Hungary gets worse, Italy makes progress|
Added: 22.02.2018 8:30 | 4 views | 0 comments
Italians, Czechs and Latvians perceive less corruption than a few years ago in Transparency International's annual ranking. The Berlin-based NGO said Finland was a 'worrying case', whilst Bulgaria - which holds the EU presidency - is EU's most corrupt.
|Panama company pleads guilty to bribing Costa Rican soccer official|
Added: 21.02.2018 23:47 | 10 views | 0 comments
A Panama-based company on Wednesday pleaded guilty to bribing a Costa Rican soccer official and was ordered to pay a fine and restitution totaling $1.4 million, the latest penalty imposed in the U.S. prosecution of corruption in international soccer.
|Pakistan Supreme Court bans ex-PM Sharif as party head|
Added: 21.02.2018 22:17 | 3 views | 0 comments
Pakistan's Supreme Court bars Nawaz Sharif from heading the country's ruling party amid corruption allegations.
|The yearly Corruption Perceptions Index just came out. Who got the gold medal?|
Added: 21.02.2018 19:48 | 21 views | 0 comments
It takes time for real-world events to filter into this poll of polls.
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