THE Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission will investigate Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello 3rd amid allegations of corruption by a so-called movement for change, an official told The Manila Times on Wednesday. Commissioner Manuelito Luna, in a text message, said the commission took cognizance of the “seriousness of the allegations made against Bello” as contained in a complaint […]Read more
THE Sandiganbayan has denied a motion by actor-turned-Quezon City councilor Roderick Paulate to dismiss graft and falsification charges against him and his liaison over the hiring of 30 alleged ghost employees eight years ago. In their motion, Paulate and Vicente Bajamunde argued that the charges lacked merit because of the time it took government prosecutors […]
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LAHORE, Pakistan — Disgraced former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was in custody on Saturday, a day after the deadliest attacks in Pakistan’s troubled election campaign killed more than 130 people, including a candidate.
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These are the latest on the corruption case against former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak .
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The Sandiganbayan will digitize its records to shorten the duration of its corruption case proceedings to an average of one year.
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Someone has put up a billboard at the boundary of Barangays Magay and Guimbal in Compostela town, northern Cebu to express the sentiment over the apparent delay in the construction of a road project, which is causing a bottleneck and creating clouds of dust.
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CEBU CITY – President Duterte is pushing for his plan to place some offices “prone to corruption” directly under the Office of the President.
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Chinese authorities have called on the public to help track down fugitives abroad by publishing the names, photos and even addresses of 50 high-profile suspects beyond its grasp.
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Malacañang is counting on the commitment of the Tulfo brothers to return the P60 million paid by the Department of Tourism (DOT) to state-run PTV-4 for advertisements placed in the program produced by Bitag Media Unlimited Inc.
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Hundreds of people have marched in Kenya’s capital to protest against widespread corruption and deliver a petition to the office of President Uhuru Kenyatta.
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