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Wife of former Malaysian PM Najib questioned by 1MDB investigators

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Rosmah Mansor, the wife of former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak, arrived on Wednesday at the country’s anti-graft agency for a...

Wife of former Malaysian PM Najib to be questioned by anti-graft agency

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Rosmah Mansor, the wife of former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak, was summoned on Tuesday for questioning by the anti-graft agency...

Brazil presidential candidate Gomes undergoes medical exams: campaign

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazilian presidential candidate Ciro Gomes, who sits in third place in polls, underwent a medical procedure on Tuesday to cauterize blood...

Saudi Arabia drops statute of limitations from anti-corruption law

RIYADH (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia amended an anti-corruption law on Tuesday to remove a 60-day statute of limitations for investigating allegations against current...

Mexican marines raid Acapulco police force on suspected crime links

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Heavily armed Mexican marines and soldiers stormed on Tuesday the police force of violent port city Acapulco on suspicions of ties to...

Guatemala’s president says U.N. anti-graft body is threat to peace

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales slammed a U.N. anti-corruption body on Tuesday, telling the United Nations General Assembly that the...

Son of ex-Angolan president detained in graft probe: ANGOP news agency

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – The son of Angola’s ex-president has been detained in connection with an investigation into corruption and other crimes, the official...

Gloom in the newsroom as Hungary’s independent media recedes

BUDAPEST (Reuters) – The new owners of the largest independent news outlet in Hungary say they will not meddle in its editorial policies. Reporters at Index.hu are...

Opposition leader Solih tells supporters he won Maldives election

MALE (Reuters) – Maldives opposition leader Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, who fought a bitter election campaign against President Abdulla Yameen, said he won Sunday’s...

Opposition leader Solih says he has won Maldives election

MALE (Reuters) – Maldives opposition leader Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, who fought a bitter election campaign against President Abdulla Yameen, said he had won...