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Grilled By Anti-graft Agents Malaysias Former First Lady Makes Fashion Statement

KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysians who voted scandal-tainted prime minister Najib Razak out of office last month were treated to the sight of his allegedly high-spending...

South Africa Rejects Zumas Request To Delay Friday Court Hearing

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s national prosecutor has turned down a request by former president Jacob Zuma to delay a hearing over a $2.5 billion arms deal,...

Fifa Files Criminal Complaint Against Online Ticket Seller Viagogo

ZURICH – Soccer’s ruling body FIFA has filed a criminal complaint against online ticket reseller Viagogo, saying it wanted to protect fans and prevent...

New Jersey Lawmakers Clobber Sports Leagues In Betting Bill

– New Jersey lawmakers on Monday advanced a bill to legalize sports betting that omitted all of the fraud fighting measures requested by professional sports...

Eu Needs To Fight Inequalities New Spanish Pm Says

MADRID – Spain’s new Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said on Monday the European Union should be a space of economic and social cohesion and that inequalities...

Socgen Agrees To More Than 1 Billion In Fines Over Libya Libor Probes

PARIS/NEW YORK – French bank Societe Generale (SOGN.PA) will pay more than $1 billion to resolve criminal and civil charges in the United States and France for...

Societe Generale To Pay Over 860 Million To Resolve Bribery Libor Manipulation Cases

– Societe Generale S.A. will pay over $860 million to resolve criminal charges in the U.S. and France for bribing Gaddafi-era Libyan officials and manipulating the...

Ukraine Pm Threatens To Quit If Corruption Court Law Not Passed

KIEV – Ukraine’s Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman threatened to quit on Monday if parliament failed to enable the creation of a special anti-corruption...

Nigerian Police Invite Senate President For Questioning Over Armed Robberies

ABUJA – Nigerian police on Sunday said the president of the upper house of parliament had been invited for questioning over allegations that he financed a criminal...

Vietnams Party Accuses Senior Officials Of Violations At Mobifone Bidv

HANOI – Vietnam’s current and former information ministers and several other senior officials have been accused of “very serious” violations...