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09 Feb 2023 ( Sport Business ) Yasuo Mori, a senior official within the Organising Committee for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, is one of four executives who have been arrested as part of an ongoing probe by Japanese prosecutors into corruption. Mori served as deputy...

10 Feb 2023 ( BBC ) The sight of newly constructed apartments collapsing in the earthquakes that hit Turkey has sparked anger. The BBC examined three new buildings, turned to rubble, to find out what they reveal about building safety. Two major earthquakes - measuring 7.8 and 7.5...

04 Feb 2023 ( DW.com ) Ukrainian authorities have begun carrying out searches targeting politicians, civil servants and oligarchs. Some people have been fired, and others are suspected of corruption. But is the anti-graft drive for real? Ukrainian authorities have stepped up their fight against corruption. At the beginning...

31 Jan 2023 ( CNN ) The federal government gave $5.4 billion in Covid-19 aid to small businesses with “questionable” Social Security numbers, according to a report released by a watchdog overseeing pandemic aid. The Pandemic Response Accountability Committee (PRAC) issued a fraud alert Monday identifying nearly 70,000 questionable Social...

02 Feb 2023 ( India TV News ) CBI registered a case against Jalandhar Police Commissioner Kuldeep Singh Chahal after several allegations levelled against him. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) initiated a preliminary enquiry against Jalandhar Police Commissioner Kuldeep Singh Chahal for the alleged charges of corruption...

03 Feb 2023 ( Newagebd.com ) Emerging Bangladeshi artists have addressed corruption, social, environmental concerns and others in the sixth Dhaka Art Summit under way at the National Art Gallery of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy. The theme of the biennale art summit, which began on Friday, is Bonna. More than...

26 Jan 2023 ( New Lines Magazine ) How a violent conflict in the resource-rich Niger Delta has wrought ecological and economic devastation for a generation As the three women from Otuabagi tell it, the Niger Delta’s woes began with a simple yet consequential misunderstanding. The European engineers...

02 Feb 2023 ( CSMonitor ) Two surveys cite successful struggles for honest governance and why humanity must focus on curbing corruption – perhaps even in space.  It is a mark of progress in honest governance that a few experts are starting to ask this question: Do national...

03 Feb 2023 ( Rapid City Journal ) Most of the world continues to fail to fight corruption with 95% of countries having made little to no progress since 2017, a closely watched study by an anti-graft organization found. Transparency International's 2022 Corruption Perceptions Index, which measures the...

27 Jan 2023 ( France24 ) Bernard Laporte on Friday resigned his role as president of France's rugby union federation after being convicted of corruption, the sports minister said.  "I can confirm that Bernard Laporte has resigned," Amelie Oudea-Castera told reporters after a meeting of the federation's top officials. Laporte,...