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Ku Nan’s RM2 mil corruption trial begins today

KUALA LUMPUR: Former minister Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor’s trial on a charge of receiving a RM2 million bribe from businessman Chai Kin Kong will begin at the High Court today, with four witnesses expected to testify on the

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MACC: No proof Azmin was involved in shady money deals

PUCHONG: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) cleared Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali from allegations of receiving money from a construction company. MACC deputy chief commissioner Datuk Seri Azam Baki said there was no proof on claims that

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Zahid slapped with seven bribery charges, claims trial

PUCHONG: Former deputy prime minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Zahid Hamidi today claimed trial to seven charges of receiving bribes totalling S$4.24 million (RM12.91 million) as inducements to extend the contract of Ultra Kirana Sdn Bhd, which was managing the One

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MACC: Ex-DPM Zahid to be charged tomorrow and Thursday

PUTRAJAYA: Former deputy prime minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi will be charged in the Kuala Lumpur sessions court tomorrow and the Shah Alam sessions court the following day, the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) said today. In a statement,

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France’s former president Sarkozy to be charged for corruption

PARIS: Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy will face trial on charges of corruption and influence peddling, Xinhua news agency reported yesterday. On Tuesday, the country’s highest court rejected Sarkozy final bid to have the case dropped, sending the conservative politician

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Anwar, Dr M all out on war against corruption

PUCHONG: PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad have agreed on the need to go all out against corruption akin to war on corruption via the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) regardless of the coalition

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IGP aims to weed out corruption from PDRM

KUALA LUMPUR: Eliminating corruption in the police force is a priority and the first step to be given attention in strengthening the police force, said Inspector-General of Police Datuk Seri Abdul Hamid Bador. He said the first thing he did

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Netanyahu fails to postpone corruption hearing

JERUSALEM: Israel’s attorney general yesterday rejected Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s request to postpone a court hearing over corruption allegations against him. The prosecutor’s office said Netanyahu had requested ‘that the hearing be delayed due to the dissolution of the Knesset

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Rosmah’s graft case: Hearing to transfer case to be heard on June 28

KUALA LUMPUR: The application of the prosecution team to transfer the case of the wife of the former prime minister, Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor on charges of receiving bribes over a solar system project will be heard on June 28

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Razak Baginda is still facing two other charges in French court

PUCHONG: Malaysian human rights organization Suara Rakyat Malaysia (Suaram) and the Center to Combat Corruption and Cronyism (C4 Center) has clarified that former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak associate, Abdul Razak Baginda is still facing two corruption charges in the

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