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London, Dec 20 (ANI): English footballer-turned TV personality Gary Lineker believes that the way FIFA is running world football is a farce, after the world football governing body agreed to publish a report into claims of World Cup corruption bid.
FIFA insists Russia, Qatar will stay as 2018, 2022 WC hosts Dec 20, 12:15 pm
London, Dec 20 (ANI): Despite FIFA executives unanimously agreeing to publish a legally appropriate version of a report into allegations of World Cup bidding corruption, the world football's governing body insisted that Russia and Qatar would stay as hosts of the 2018 and 2022 tournaments respectively.
FIFA agrees to publish legally appropriate version of Garcia's WC corruption bidding report Dec 20, 12:15 pm
London, Dec 20 (ANI): FIFA executives have unanimously agreed to publish a legally appropriate version of American lawyer Michael Garcia's report into allegations of the World Cup bidding corruption.
Johannesburg, Dec 16 (ANI): Former US prosecutor Michael Garcia's appeal against the handling of his alleged corruption around the Russian and Qatar bids for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups has been rejected by FIFA.
London, December 12 (ANI): FIFA has decided to go for voting to determine whether to publically release probing reports into the long-standing allegations of corruption surrounding the bidding process for 2018 and 2022 World Cups.
New Delhi, Dec. 12 (ANI): Former Maharashtra deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar on Friday avoided commenting on the Devendra Fadnavis-led government's decision to order an inquiry against him in connection with the irrigation scam, saying the latter is free to do whatever it wants.
BJP trying to weaken RTI, says Sonia Gandhi Dec 10, 5:10 pm
Jammu, Dec. 10 (ANI): Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday blamed the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for trying to weaken the Right to Information (RTI) Act brought by her party to combat corruption.
New Delhi, Dec. 6 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday urged people in Jharkhand to vote for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to make the state free of corruption.
London, Dec 06 (ANI): The Russian Athletics Federation (RAF) has stated that it is likely to take legal action against a German television, after being accused of doping and corruption charges in a documentary.
Ex-Chinese security chief Zhou arrested over corruption charges Dec 6, 10:35 am
London, Dec 06 (ANI): China's former security chief Zhou Yongkang has been arrested and expelled from the communist party following investigation for corruption.
New Delhi, Dec 04 (ANI): India has outdone China on an international corruption index, a new report said.
China slips lower on corruption perceptions index despite high-profile anti-corruption campaign Dec 3, 5:11 pm
Washington, Dec 03 (ANI): Despite a highly-publicized anti-corruption campaign headed by Chinese President Xi Jinping, China has scored poorly on an international corruption index and has slipped down by several points when compared to the last year.
Iraqi army has 50,000 'ghost soldiers' on its payroll Dec 1, 11:48 am
London, Dec 01 (ANI): A probe initiated as part of a crackdown to expose corruption within the Iraqi army has revealed that there were 50,000 "ghost soldiers" on its payroll.
'BJP pursues double standards on issue of corruption': D. Raja Nov 30, 8:53 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 30 (ANI): Asserting that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah's claims of uprooting corruption in West Bengal exposes the ruling party's double standards, Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D. Raja on Sunday alleged that the former is talking about corruption to take advantage of the situation that prevails in West Bengal under Mamata Banerjee's leadership.
London, Nov 29 (ANI): A court in Cairo has dropped the case against former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak for involvement in corruption and killing of protesters during the 2011 uprising against his rule.
Udhampur, Nov. 28 (ANI): Asserting that corruption, looting and emotional blackmailing has become a habit of politicians in Jammu and Kashmir, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the ruling and the opposition parties here are critical of him as he has foiled their strategy to loot the state .
London, Nov 26 (ANI): The Football Association has revealed that it has no intentions of boycotting the 2018 and 2022 World Cups in Russia and Qatar over corruption bid allegations.
Sonawari, Nov. 22 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday avoided commenting on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's assertion that the state government was involved in corruption, saying massive support for his party was a proof of the fact that it has won the hearts of the people.
FIFA to examine WC corruption full report Nov 21, 11:29 am
London, November 21 (ANI): In a latest development to the controversy revolving around World Cup bidding process, FIFA ethics judge Hans-Joachim Eckert and lawyer Michael Garcia have agreed to release full copies of probing reports into the WC bidding corruption to the organisation's compliance chief.
Johannesburg, November 20 (ANI): FIFA president Sepp Blatter has discarded demand made by the English Football Association (FA) head Greg Dyke to publish the report into the long-standing allegations of corruption surrounding the bidding process for 2018 and 2022 World Cups.
London, Nov 20 (ANI): FIFA whistleblower Phaedra Al-Majid has said that her accusations of corruption against Qatar's successful 2022 World Cup bid has introduced her to a whole new culture of paranoia, fear and threats.
FIFA file 'criminal complaint' post two-year investigation into alleged WC corruption bid Nov 19, 2:56 pm
London, Nov 19 (ANI): Switzerland's attorney general has received a criminal complaint from FIFA after a two-year investigation into possible World Cup corruption, individually linked to awarding hosting rights for the 2018 and 2022 tournaments.
Wellington, Nov 18 (ANI): England's Football Association's former chairman David Bernstein has urged the board to lobby UEFA to organise a European boycott for the next World Cup unless FIFA reforms itself.
London, November 15 (ANI): German ethics judge Hans-Joachim Eckert has expressed his surprise at the public criticism from FIFA colleague Micheal Garcia over his report into the bidding process for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.
London, Nov 15 (ANI): Former England batsman Owais Shah has said that he is "very distressed" after he was implicated in the corruption probe for alleged links to the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing scam.
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