February 2019

Malik presses India to probe Pulwama attack ISLAMABAD: Former Interior Minister and Chairman Senate Standing Committee on Interior, Senator Abdul Rehman Malik has raised 21 most important investigative questions on Pulwama Attack which resulted in the death of 44 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel on February 14, 2019. He has put forward 21 questions […]

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FRANKFURT, Germany — Germany’s struggling Deutsche Bank suffered another loss in the fourth quarter as it faces a raft of issues including a steeply lower share price, merger speculation and continuing legal questions. The loss of 409 million euros ($469 million) was an improvement from the year-earlier loss of 2.42 billion euros but it still […]

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On August 31 last year, Congress President Rahul Gandhi tweeted about “globalised corruption” in the Rafale deal. That was just a week after Mahmut Turker, a Turkish origin former German politician and now Airbus Industrie’s Sales Director-Combat Aircraft Campaigns, met him in Hamburg, Germany. The corruption bit apart, India has emerged as a battleground for […]

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The “Panama Papers’‘ scandal, has not spared Africa. Former Sudanese President, Jacob Zuma’s nephew, Kofi Annan’s son, personal secretary to the King of Morocco, Kenya’s Deputy Chief Justice and 13 other Africans have been mentioned in the global data leaks, the infamous ‘Panama Papers.’ The data leaks which involves some over 11 million documents exposes […]

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Five top magistrates are looking into the 26 “targets” suspected of involvement in money-laundering schemes that passed cash through Panama, the Seychelles, Switzerland, Hong Kong and Singapore in an effort to dodge French tax authorities, according to Le Monde newspaper. The investigators are part of an elite white-collar crime unit set up following revelations that then […]

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‘Friends of friends’ networks are an inevitable way of life in a small society like Malta’s, MEP Alfred Sant told The Sunday Times of Malta in an interview. During his time as Opposition leader, Dr Sant would frequently criticise PN governments for cronyism and political patronage in what he termed the ‘friends of friends’ networks. […]

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MEP David Casa has called on the Turkish authorities to drop the charges against investigative journalist Pelin Ünker. He said that that conviction of Ünker, was the first carried out against a journalist reporting on the Paradise Papers and showed the extent of press freedom in Turkey. The MEP was making these comments ahead of […]

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President Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari has alerted Nigerians on the activities of looters of the nation’s resources bent on undermining the forthcoming general elections “and by extension our democracy’’. The President disclosed this in a special feature entitled; “Corruption threats Nigeria – and its Election” which he released on Sunday in Abuja. He observed that […]

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday raised the alarm that corrupt politicians could use their loot to undermine Saturday’s elections. Buhari, in an op-ed he personally wrote, justified his administration’s anti-corruption war. However, the Peoples Democratic Party said the President’s declaration was a sign that he was afraid of a looming defeat in the February 16 […]

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On February 16th, Nigeria will hold a general election. Four years ago, the country experienced its first democratic transfer of power to the opposition since 1999. The vote in a few days will be no less significant. As president, I have tried to judiciously exercise the trust vested in me to combat the problems of […]

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BEVERLY HILLS, February 10, (THEWILL) – President Muhammadu Buhari, who is seeking reelection, Sunday released an article saying corruption threatens Nigeria and the general election which starts this Saturday. “On February 16th, Nigeria will hold a general election. Four years ago, the country experienced its first democratic transfer of power to the opposition since 1999. […]

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