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Nawaz Sharif, daughter to remain in jail until elections as court adjourns hearing on appeals

Added: 17.07.2018 12:09 | 21 views | 0 comments

A Pakistani court today adjourned until last week of July the hearing of appeals filed by jailed former premier Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law against their conviction in a corruption case, shattering their hope to come out of jail before polls to boost the campaign of their party.


Pakistan judge who had convicted Nawaz Sharif, recuses from hearing 2 other graft cases

Added: 17.07.2018 9:05 | 22 views | 0 comments

A Pakistani anti-corruption court judge who had sentenced Nawaz Sharif to 10 years in jail in a graft case, has recused himself from hearing two other corruption cases against the former prime minister.


Malaysian lawmakers take oath, including indicted ex-leader

Added: 16.07.2018 8:14 | 7 views | 0 comments

Malaysian lawmakers took their oath in Parliament on Monday, including former premier Najib Razak, who has been charged in the massive corruption scandal that led to his coalition's electoral defeat.


For FIFA Executives, World Cup Perks Survive a Scandal

Added: 14.07.2018 22:17 | 23 views | 0 comments

Three years after a corruption investigation brought down soccer’s leadership, the sport’s top executives have enjoyed a gilded lifestyle in Russia.

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Widow of union official led 'high-flying lifestyle' on cash meant to train autoworkers: prosecutor

Added: 14.07.2018 9:45 | 10 views | 0 comments

The wife of a late United Auto Workers union official received an 18-month prison sentence Friday as part of a federal corruption investigation at a training center run by the union and automaker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles.

Widow of former UAW vice president sentenced to 18 months in prison

Added: 13.07.2018 22:21 | 9 views | 0 comments

Monica Morgan, widow of former UAW Vice President General Holiefield, was sentenced to 18 months in prison Friday as part of a federal corruption probe of misappropriated funds at a Chrysler-UAW training center.


Candidate Among 70 Killed In Suicide Bombing At Pakistani Campaign Rally

Added: 13.07.2018 20:34 | 24 views | 0 comments

The deadliest attack in Pakistan's troubled election campaign killed at least 70 people, including a candidate, in southwestern Baluchistan province on Friday ahead of the arrest of disgraced former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif upon his return to Pakistan, CBS News reported. Sharif returned late Friday from London along with his daughter Maryam to face a 10-year prison sentence on corruption charges, anti-corruption officials said. Maryam Sharif faces seven years in jail. He was taken into custody to serve his sentence however he is expected to appeal and seek bail. It wasn't clear when his appeal would be filed but he has until Monday.In a horrific assault in the southwestern Baluchistan...

Nawaz Sharif arrested in Lahore: Here's how things unfolded

Added: 13.07.2018 18:29 | 32 views | 0 comments

Pakistan's ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif was today arrested after being sentenced to 10 years in prison last week in one of the three corruption cases against him in the high-profile Panama Papers scandal.


Colombian Farah gets suspended ban for betting Tweet

Added: 13.07.2018 17:49 | 15 views | 0 comments

Colombian doubles specialist Robert Farah has been suspended for three months and fined $5,000 after being found guilty of breaching the Tennis Anti-Corruption Program.


Mexico's presidential election: Five things to know

Added: 13.07.2018 17:26 | 11 views | 0 comments

Mexican presidential front-runner Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador heads into Sunday's watershed election with a substantial lead in the polls and the hopes of a country disenchanted with rampant corruption and escalating violence on his shoulders.


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