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Police fire tear gas as Indonesian student protests turn violent

Demo against legal reforms causes traffic gridlock and chaotic scenes in Jakarta.

Azeez’s graft trial put off

Prosecution wants case transferred to High Court

Named graft suspect, Indonesia sports minister resigns

Imam Nahrawi accused of taking 26.5 billion rupiah in bribes.

Global anti-graft body sets up fund named after Mahathir

International Association of Anti-Corruption Authorities establishes ‘Mahathir International Anti-Corruption Champion Fund’ with contributions coming from member countries.

S.Korea’s top court orders review of ex-president Park’s graft case

Former South Korean President Park Geun-hye was sentenced to 25 years in prison for a case arising from a far-reaching corruption scandal that toppled her from power in 2017.

Sudan’s Bashir got US$90 mil from Saudi royal family members

Former Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir faces a raft of charges of war crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide from the International Criminal Court over his role in the Darfur war.

Ex-Garuda Indonesia boss arrested in major graft probe

Authorities say the charges are linked to contracts 'worth billions of dollars' that Garuda had signed during Emirsyah Satar's tenure – including with Rolls-Royce, Airbus and Bombardier.

China anti-graft body probes high-level Xinjiang official

Enwaer Tursun is the latest official to have fallen under suspicion in Xi's campaign against corruption.

Is our civil service really up to the mark?

No member of the public would dare or want to complain against a department or agency they are dealing with unless they have run out of options.

Law to check graft in private sector to be enforced next...

Rosli Dahlan says 20% of corrupt practices are by business and commercial entities which give bribes to civil servants and others.

Probe claim of vote-buying at Warisan elections, MACC urged

A new anti-graft NGO in Sabah says a defeated candidate at the Warisan party elections has posted a claim of money politics on his Facebook page, as well as photos as ‘evidence’.

Vietnam police bust US$1 bln illegal online gambling ring

So far a total of 22 people have been arrested including 12 organisers.

It takes 2 to tango to the tune of corruption

Both giver and receiver should be held accountable for bribes.

Former chairman of China’s Xinjiang region arrested for graft

Nur Bekri was the regional government's chairman for seven years until 2014.

Datuk Seri to be charged with graft in Penang undersea tunnel...

MACC says the 38-year-old man will be charged under Section 420 of the Penal Code at the Shah Alam Sessions Court.

Cop charged with soliciting RM1.5 million to settle drug case

Gan Chee Liang, who pleaded not guilty, was slapped with eight similar charges yesterday.

Senior FGV officer remanded for 5 days

The 50-year-old suspect was nabbed at a restaurant in Kajang yesterday.

Ex-MP slapped with 14 more corruption charges

This comes three days after Noor Ehsanuddin Mohd Harun Narrashid pleaded not guilty to two charges of receiving bribes worth over RM230,000.

MACC arrests ex-Johor MP over RM230,000 bribe

Sources claim former lawmaker allegedly used his position to propose and approve the appointment of a printing company to publish a newsletter in a contract worth RM13 million.

Saudi winds down 15-month anti-graft campaign

Riyadh has summoned 381 people, some as witnesses, under the campaign launched in Nov 2017.

Letters asking for RM50,000 to ‘close case’ not from us, says...

MACC deputy chief commissioner (operations) Azam Baki says the agency does not issue letters to offer to close any purported cases.

PAS, Umno leaders back Putrajaya’s new plan to fight corruption

Mohamad Hasan and Abdul Hadi Awang say they support the government's latest initiative to fight graft.

Putrajaya unveils grand plan to stop corruption among civil servants

The plan targets six sectors with a slew of measures to fight coruption in the civil service.

Increase in report of graft cases thanks to PH, says Dr...

The prime minister says people feel free to report corruption under the new government.

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