corruption

  • Vatican police carry out new raid over suspected corruption
    VATICAN CITY, June 30 (Reuters): Vatican police on Tuesday raided the department in charge of maintenance and restoration at St. Peter's Basilica, seizing documents and computers for an investigation into suspected corruption.   The raid was similar to one last October that involved another investigation into a separate department over the purchase of a building in a posh area of London.   A statement from the Vatican press office said the material was se
  • Malaysian prosecutors drop corruption charges against Najib ally
    KUALA LUMPUR, June 9 (Reuters): Malaysian government prosecutors withdrew corruption charges on Tuesday against an ally of former premier Najib Razak, whose party returned to power in a new coalition three months ago after having lost the last election amid massive graft scandals.   The Kuala Lumpur High Court acquitted Musa Aman, a senior figure in Najib's United Malays National Organisation (UMNO) and former chief minister of Sabah state in Malaysian Borneo, after
  • Nagaland was 'corruption-free' in 2018: NCRB data
    According to the National Crime Records Bureau’s (NCRB) latest Crime in India 2018 compendium, not a single case of corruption was officially registered in Nagaland in 2018. (Representative Image: Zelandia from Pixabay)   Also no Motor Vehicle, Forests, Pollution and Essential Commodities Acts’ offences   Imkong Walling Dimapur | January 11 Corruption as a term has been an omnipresent refrain that has come to be associated with governance in Nagaland.