FORMER Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert was convicted yesterday on corruption charges of unlawfully accepting money from a US supporter.
Mr Olmert’s conviction in a retrial could mean five years in prison for him, in addition to a six-year prison sentence he received last year...
Tuesday 31st Mar 2015
posted by Morning Star in World
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta suspended four cabinet secretaries and 16 other senior officials at the weekend to facilitate investigations into allegations of corruption.
The officials had been named in a confidential report produced by the ethics and anti-corruption commission,...
Monday 30th Mar 2015
Janice Atkinson suspended over food expense fiddling claims
Saturday 21st Mar 2015
posted by Luke James in Britain
BRAZILIAN prosecutors formally charged Workers Party treasurer Joao Vaccari and 26 others on Monday with corruption linked to state oil company Petrobras.
Deltan Dallagnol said that he and fellow prosecutors had “ample proof” that Mr Vaccari solicited donations from...
Wednesday 18th Mar 2015
Tuesday 17th Mar 2015
Home Secretary Theresa May will soon announce an investigation into “unresolved questions” surrounding the collapse of the South Wales Police corruption trial in 2011.
Proceedings were abandoned after the loss of police papers relating to the murder of Lynette White in...
Wednesday 11th Feb 2015
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
Prince Ali of Jordan announces he’ll try for Fifa presidency
Wednesday 7th Jan 2015
posted by Morning Star in Sport
Sunday 4th Jan 2015
Communist Party of Britain leader ROB GRIFFITHS on the tasks for 2015
Friday 2nd Jan 2015
China’s district courts have handed jail terms to two fire chiefs and two poultry farm bosses over their roles in a fatal fire in north-eastern China last year.
The blaze killed 121 people and injured 76 others in a June 2013 fire in Jilin province.
Survivors at the time...
Monday 29th Dec 2014