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Indian Army Officer Allegedly Planted Weapons on Kashmiri Civilians

An Indian army officer and two other civilians allegedly planted weapons on Kashmiri civilians in a staged encounter, police said on Sunday. An Indian...

Brazilian Authorities Arrest Rio’s Mayor in Corruption Scheme

Brazilian authorities arrested outgoing Rio de Janeiro Mayor Marcelo Crivella on Tuesday night for alleged involvement in a corruption scheme in city hall.Brazilian authorities...

Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Questioned over Cherry Blossom Scandal

Former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been questioned by prosecutors over the alleged "Cherry Blossom Scandal" where his political group illegally covered part of...

Pemex‘s Trading Arm Suspends Business With Vitol

The commercial arm of Mexican oil giant Pemex has temporarily suspended business with the world’s largest independent oil trader Vitol, which is currently the...

Vitol Pays $135 Million to Solve Allegations of Oil Bribes

Vitol’s US subsidiary agreed to pay $135 million on Thursday afternoon to solve allegations by the Trump administration that the energy trader paid bribes...

Justice Department Investigating Potential ‘Bribery-For-Pardon’ Scheme, Court Records Reveal

The Justice Department is investigating a potential bribery scheme to the White House or affiliated people in exchange for a presidential pardon, according to...

Justice Department Investigating Potential ‘Bribery-For-Pardon’ Scheme, Court Records Reveal

The Justice Department is investigating a potential bribery scheme to the White House or affiliated people in exchange for a presidential pardon, according to...

Purdue Pharma Pleads Guilty to Criminal Charges

Purdue Pharma pleaded guilty to criminal charges over the handling of its prescription painkiller OxyContin on Tuesday afternoon, capping a deal with federal prosecutors...

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