Bribery

Chennai: 22-year-old faces ‘police brutality’ for refusing bribe

Sait was manhandled by sub-inspector M H Ilayaraja, who slapped and hit him with a stick repeatedly, as five other constables stood and watched …

Corruption

Chennai Sub-Inspector Beat Me Up When I Refused to Pay a Bribe

I am a 22-year-old undergraduate student. On the 19th of July, around 11.30 pm, my two friends and I were returning from the marriage reception of …

Human Rights

Greater Noida, Ghaziabad buildings collapse: In second operation this week, NDRF rescues eight people

“We have not used any heavy machinery in this case, unlike Shahberi, as early on in the operation, two live rescues had happened. So far, we have …

Bigg Boss

Council member convicted of bribery, theft in kickback case

MEDIA, Pa. (AP) - A suburban Philadelphia borough council member has been convicted of bribery and theft in what prosecutors called a kickback scheme …

Corruption

Papa John’s Board Plans to Discuss 'Poison Pill,' WSJ Says

Papa John International Inc.’s board is planning to discuss and possibly vote Sunday on whether to adopt a “poison pill” aimed at preventing founder …

Boston Celtics

ABC polls in Cebu City: what’s at stake?

JUST how crucial is the election of an Association of Barangay Councils (ABC) president in the political scene of Cebu City that both camps of the …

Philippines

Boston Celtics Coach Allegedly Took Bribe From Businessman – Bloomberg

The David Rubenstein Show, Peer to Peer Conversations<p>Philanthropist and financier David Rubenstein uncovers inside stories from the most influential …

Boston Celtics

GHMC asst. medical officer, scribe in ACB net

Updated: July 21, 2018 23:46 IST<p>Hyderabad, July 21, 2018 23:46 IST<p>Updated: July 21, 2018 23:46 IST<p>more-in<p>Anti-Corruption Bureau officials on Saturday …

India

Rags to riches: Junk-seller's son from MP town cracks AIIMS test in first attempt

It's literally a story of 'rags' to riches for 20-year-old Asharam Choudhary, who cracked the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) MBBS …

High School

City violated union contract by not paying retiring cops amid corruption scandal

The city violated a union contract by refusing to pay five high-ranking cops more than $1 million collectively in accrued compensation when they …

Corruption

Report: Celtics assistant accused of taking bribes when he coached Penn

Current Boston Celtics assistant and former University of Pennsylvania head coach Jerome Allen is said to have accepted a bribe from a businessman …

University of Pennsylvania

Former College Head Coach Accused Of Taking Bribe To Recruit Player

Jerome Allen is currently an assistant for the Boston Celtics, a position he’s held since 2015. Before that, he spent six years as the head coach at …

Boston Celtics

Celtics assistant Jerome Allen may have taken bribes Penn

We have ourselves a good old fashioned NCAA bribery scandal brewing, involving Celtics assistant coach Jerome Allen.<p>As the old saying, you can never …

Basketball

Avinash tried to bribe me to get files back: Hon. secretary of club

While Income Tax Department officials were probing the mysterious case of bags filled with ₹3.9 crore in cash, jewellery and gold biscuits, a visibly …

Real Estate

Guilty verdict in Birmingham bribery trial

A verdict has been reached in the Birmingham bribery trial.<p>Balch & Bingham lawyer Joel Gilbert and Drummond Co. executive David Roberson were each …

Corruption

Roy Wood Jr. wants to shoot new sitcom in Birmingham

Roy Wood Jr. says he wants to shoot his new sitcom, "Re-Established" in Birmingham.<p>The show, "Re-Established" stars Wood as a parole officer "willing …

Birmingham, AL

S.Korean court adds 8-year jail term to Park Geun-hye for loss of state funds, political intervention

S.Korean court adds 8-year jail term to Park Geun-hye for loss of state funds, political intervention<p>Source: Xinhua 2018-07-20 16:01:03<p>SEOUL, July 20 …

South Korea

Feds seizing Oregon mega-dairy citing owner’s behavior

The U.S. Department of Justice is taking over an embattled Oregon mega-dairy, citing the owner's continued drug use, gambling, out-of-control …

Corruption

Game of Thrones star Kristian Nairn thought Hodor might be the third Clegane brother

The Clegane brothers, Sandor (the Hound, played by Rory McCann) and Gregor (the Mountain, played by Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson), are two of the biggest …

TV Series

Nine years of terror during Germiston rape spree | Saturday Star

For nine years, Khutso Mailoane, pictured right, terrorised the women and children of Germiston, Boksburg and the surrounding areas, violating 40 …

Crime

Russia summons Greek ambassador in Moscow amid diplomatic row

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's Foreign Ministry said on Friday it had summoned Greece's ambassador in Moscow to register its protest over "anti-Russian" statements made by Athens amid a diplomatic row that has strained relations.<p>Greece said last week it had expelled two Russian diplomats and barred …

Russia

Former Hong Kong leader Donald Tsang jailed again for misconduct

<b>The former leader of Hong Kong, Donald Tsang, has lost his appeal against a misconduct conviction and will be sent back to prison.</b><p>Tsang, who led the city from 2005 to 2012, was on bail pending the appeal.<p>The judge reduced his sentence for misconduct in public office from 20 months to 12 …

Hong Kong

Alabama attorney, company official convicted in bribery case

A prominent Alabama attorney and a coal company executive have been convicted on federal charges involving bribery of a state lawmaker.<p>The verdict …

Corruption

Sex-for-selection sting: BCCI to form committee on UPCA bribery scandal

<b>New Delhi:</b> Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) acting president CK Khanna will constitute a committee within 48 hours, to investigate the …

India

Twitch Prime Free Games for August Revealed

Another month, another bout of free games for Twitch Prime users. Each month, Twitch offers a line-up of <b>free</b> games for those that have the membership …

RPGs

3 Japanese execs indicted in Thai bribery case

TOKYO: Japanese prosecutors on Friday dropped a bribery charge in Thailand against a power plant manufacturer, citing the company's cooperation with …

Corruption

Call for public to help bust corrupt law enforcement officials

THE Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) is calling on residents who've fallen prey to corrupt law enforcement officials not to simply sit back …

Corruption

Why the anti-corruption bill has drawn so much criticism

<b>Critics say the proposed amendments will only end up helping the corrupt rather than punishing them.</b><p><b>New Delhi:</b> The Prevention of Corruption …

India News

No case reported in road contract scam in Goa: CM

Panaji, July 20 (IANS) Nearly a year after the state Public Works Ministry ordered a probe into allegations of bribery by a Boston-based consultancy …

India

5 face bribery charges over power scandal

The National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) is preparing to file charges against five Thai officials for their alleged involvement in a …

Thailand