Corruption by country
Since the turn of the 21st century, Transparency International (TI) has published the Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) annually ranking countries "by their perceived levels of corruption, as deter...
Corruption by country - Wikipedia
Russia: Authorities detain economy minister Ulyukaief for $2mn bribe over Rosneft deal
Alexei Ulyukaief: the first russian minister arrested since the fall of the soviet union 25 years ago...the head of the economy ministry - is suspected of co...
Corruption in China
China's corruption problem is extremely severe. For 2014, China was ranked no.100 in Transparency International's Corruption Perceptions Index, on par with Algeria and Suriname, and comparable to Arme...
Corruption in China - Wikipedia
Corruption in India
Corruption in India is a major issue that adversely affects its economy. A study conducted by Transparency International in year 2005 found that more than 62% of Indians had first hand experience of p...
Corruption in India - Wikipedia
Corruption in Italy
Corruption in Italy is examined on this page.
Political corruption remains a major problem in Italy, particularly in Southern Italy including Calabria, parts of Campania and Sicily where corruptio...
Corruption in Russia
Corruption in Russia is a significant problem that impacts the lives of Russia's citizens. Corruption has penetrated all levels of government and most other aspects of life in Russia. Transparency Int...
Corruption in the United States
Federal corruption convictions:Political scandals:
List of NRO beneficiaries
The National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) was an ordinance issued by the former President of Pakistan, General Pervez Musharraf, on October 5, 2007. It granted amnesty to politicians, political work...
Statute of frauds
The statute of frauds refers to the requirement that certain kinds of contracts be memorialized in a writing, signed by the party to be charged, with sufficient content to evidence the contract.Tradit...
Shirini
Shirini, which literally means “sweets” in Persian language ("shirin" = sweet) and its Dari variant spoken in Afghanistan, is the euphemism commonly used for bribes. In Afghanistan under the Karzai ad...
Face Oculta
Face Oculta (Hidden Face) is a Portuguese nationwide political corruption, money-laundering and corporate tax evasion scandal, first noticed in October 2009. The Polícia Judiciária investigated the bu...
2011 Indian anti-corruption movement
The 2011 Indian anti-corruption movement was a series of demonstrations and protests across India intended to establish strong legislation and enforcement against perceived endemic political corruptio...
2011 Indian anti-corruption movement - Wikipedia
Association for Social Transparency, Rights and Action
Association for Social Transparency, Rights and Action (ASTRA) is a non-profit organization that fights corruption at a grass-roots level in Karnataka, India by working directly with villagers and fac...
Mensalão scandal
The Mensalão scandal (Portuguese: Escândalo do Mensalão, [isˈkɐ̃dɐlu du mẽsɐˈlɐ̃w̃]) was a vote-buying case of corruption that threatened to bring down the government of Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva ...
Mensalão scandal - Wikipedia
Operation West End
Operation West End was the first sting operation done by Tehelka in 2001, the Indian news magazine known for its investigative journalism. It was done in order to make the murky defense deals public. ...
Operation West End - Wikipedia
Blue Code of Silence
The blue wall of silence, also blue code and blue shield, are terms used in the United States to denote the unwritten rule that exists among police officers not to report on a colleague's errors, misc...
2010 cash for influence scandal
The 2010 cash for influence scandal is a political scandal in the United Kingdom. It was brought to public and widespread media attention by a March 2010 documentary by Dispatches in which a journalis...
2010 cash for influence scandal - Wikipedia
Altaigate Scandal
The Altaigate Scandal is the name given to the events surrounding the 9 January 2009 disappearance of an Mi-171 helicopter in the south of the Altai Republic. The helicopter contained several VIP pass...