A new bipartisan bill introduced on 28 January by Senators Ben Cardin and John McCain, gives the US government the power to impose sanctions in the US on foreign nationals responsible for corruption and other human rights abuses in foreign jurisdictions.
India’s political elite has been left reeling after a radical anti-corruption, anti-establishment party led by a self-confessed anarchist swept to power in the capital of the world’s biggest democracy.
Jose Ugaz was an attorney in one of Latin America's biggest corruption cases ever. Now he's heading watchdog Transparency International as it attempts a tough new strategy to stop a $1 trillion-per-year problem.
Tanzania's attorney general resigned on 16 December, becoming the first political casualty in an energy corruption scandal in the east African country that has led Western donors to delay aid and weakened the currency.
Corruption, as an issue, has emerged as the latest battleground for the Delhi Government and Delhi Police after a very public fallout over the apprehension of a constable for graft by the Anti-Corruption Branch earlier in May.
Ukraine must keep up fight against corruption: Biden
Ukraine's government needs to investigate and prosecute corruption at all levels and implement difficult political reforms to retain the support of the United States, US Vice President Joe Biden said on Wednesday.
Guatemalans jammed onto the capital's streets over the weekend to voice anger over corruption that permeates the government, demanding jail time for the guilty and calling for President Otto Perez Molina to resign.
Today journalists throughout Asia are using freedom-of-information laws, social media, collaborative tools and the latest in digital technology. They are writing about corruption, human slavery, dirty money and environmental problems.