corruption case

Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif re-files bail plea on health grounds

Opinions of specialist doctors from Switzerland, the US and the UK have been included in the petition filed at the high court by Sharif's counsel Khawaja Haris.

published on : 20th May 2019

Initially Rajiv Gandhi was not corrupt but later got involved in Bofors: J-K governor Satya Pal Malik

Malik said he and PDP founder Mufti Mohammad Sayeed quit the Rajya Sabha in the wake of the Bofors corruption case and formed the Jan Morcha.

published on : 9th May 2019

Nawaz Sharif moves SC against rejection of bail plea in corruption case

In its decision, the court said that Sharif, 69, could not be given bail on health grounds as he was already being treated at a hospital.

published on : 1st March 2019

Robert Vadra moves court seeking copy of case documents from ED

Vadra, the brother-in-law of Congress president Rahul Gandhi, appeared before the Enforcement Directorate for questioning on multiple occasions in Delhi and Jaipur.

published on : 23rd February 2019

Will ensure zero tolerance for illegal, improper conduct: Cognizant CEO to staff

Cognizant CEO Francisco D'Souza said that the recent bribery case on two of its former top executives was dealt with "rigour and transparency".

published on : 18th February 2019

Indrani Mukerjea seeks lawyer as she turns approver in INX media case

Via video conferencing from Byculla jail, Mukherjee told a Delhi court that as an accused, she had not engaged an advocate to represent her.

published on : 7th February 2019

Pakistan court indefinitely postpones hearing of Nawaz Sharif's plea seeking suspension of sentence

The three-time former premier is serving his term in Lahore's Kot Lakhpat Jail.

published on : 7th January 2019

Corruption scandal rocks Yogi Adityanath cabinet: Three secretaries of UP ministers sent to jail for bribery

The action taken against them was based on the CCTV footage evidence where the personnel are seen seeking bribe in lieu of certain favours during a sting operation conducted by a Hindi news channel.

published on : 6th January 2019

Ex-Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif files bail plea in Al-Azizia corruption case

The court, however, acquitted him in the Flagship Investment case.

published on : 3rd January 2019

CBI registered 206 corruption cases against central govt employees in 2018

Of the total cases registered by the Central Bureau of Investigation till November last year, charge sheets have been filed in only 45 of them, according to the minister's written reply in the House.

published on : 2nd January 2019

Pakistan court to deliver judgment in two corruption cases against Nawaz Sharif on Monday

Three cases were launched by the National Accountability Bureau on September 8, 2017 following a judgment by the apex court that disqualified Sharif.

published on : 23rd December 2018

AP ACB hits back at CBI, defends action against excise official

Lokesh met the DSP personally at the latter’s office along with the voice record (recorded on November 23).

published on : 2nd December 2018

Khaleda Zia challenges 7-year sentence in graft case

The trial court in its verdict in the Zia Charitable Trust graft case found the former prime minister guilty under the Prevention of Corruption Act 1947 and sentenced her to seven years in prison.

published on : 18th November 2018

Pakistan anti-graft seeks to stop hearing of Sharifs' petition for suspension of corruption conviction

Sharif, 68, along with his daughter Maryam, 44 and son-in-law Muhammad Safdar, 54, are serving jail terms of 10-years, seven years and one year respectively in the Adiala Jail.

published on : 16th September 2018

INX Media corruption case: Peter Mukerjea sent to judicial custody till April 13

INX Media Ltd, which was owned by Mukerjea, had allegedly paid bribes to get a Foreign Investment Promotion Board approval, which was facilitated by ex finance minister P Chidambaram's son.

published on : 31st March 2018
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