[TOKYO] Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe denied involvement in a decision to let his close friend open a veterinary school, the latest in a series of government scandals undermining his bid to stay...

CASES probed by the Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau (CPIB) fell to a fresh low in 2017, according to figures out on Wednesday.

[SEOUL] South Korea's disgraced former president Park Geun-hye was jailed for 24 years on Friday for corruption, closing out a dramatic fall from grace for the country's first woman leader...

NOT a single day passes without new tales of the ganefs in the Trump administration. "Ganef" in Yiddish means swindler. These are mostly small-time crooks, but not always...

[TOKYO] A Japanese official at the heart of a cronyism and cover-up scandal that has dented Shinzo Abe's popularity said Tuesday that the prime minister's office was not involved in...

[LIMA] As Latin America's biggest construction company, Odebrecht became a major player in Brazil's development at home and abroad - until a huge corruption scandal linking it to...

[PARIS] Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy was charged Wednesday with corruption for allegedly accepting millions of euros from late Libyan dictator Moamer Kadhafi towards his 2007 election...

FRENCH ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy was detained for questioning on Tuesday over allegations that late Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi financed his 2007 election campaign, including with suitcases...

[WASHINGTON] A former executive at German engineering giant Siemens pleaded guilty on Thursday to conspiring to pay tens of millions of dollars in bribes to officials in Argentina, the US Justice...

A FORMER general manager and secretary of Ang Mo Kio Town Council, who allegedly took bribes from two building firms and their director, was on Wednesday charged with corruption.