Monday, 22 January 2018
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Saudi hotel to reopen after stint as prison

Added: 16.01.2018 14:30 | 2 views | 0 comments

The Ritz-Carlton in Riyadh looks set to reopen next month after the hotel was converted into a lavish prison for high-profile Saudis, detained in what the kingdom called an anti-corruption sweep.


Clinton Foundation actively investigated

Added: 05.01.2018 19:40 | 4 views | 0 comments

Federal authorities are actively investigating allegations of corruption related to the Clinton Foundation, the charity of Bill and Hillary Clinton, according to a US official briefed on the matter.


Trump's right about one thing: World is watching Iran

Added: 02.01.2018 17:36 | 5 views | 0 comments

The direction of the current protests now sweeping Iran -- a seemingly unorganized, leaderless wave of demonstrations against high prices, corruption and repressive government -- is uncertain and impossible to predict.


Trump on Iran: 'Time for change!'

Added: 02.01.2018 17:30 | 4 views | 0 comments

President Donald Trump on Monday morning continued his daily tweets on the deadly protests in Iran, calling for change to an autocratic system there that he says is rife with repression and corruption.


Peru's president to face impeachment proceedings

Added: 16.12.2017 9:10 | 3 views | 0 comments

Peruvian lawmakers decided to move forward with proceedings to impeach President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski amid allegations of bribery in connection to one of the largest corruption scandals in Latin America.


US is cutting some military aid to Somalia amid allegations of misuse

Added: 15.12.2017 2:30 | 4 views | 0 comments

The US government is cutting aid to some Somali military units amid allegations of misuse of funds and corruption by the Somali military, a State Department official told CNN on Thursday.


Microsoft Wraps Up 2017 with Final Patch Tuesday Security UpdateMicrosoft Wraps Up 2017 with Final Patch Tuesday Security Update

Added: 13.12.2017 2:30 | 4 views | 0 comments

Memory corruption vulnerabilities in Microsoft's Edge browser are patched in the December Patch Tuesday update, as Microsoft provides new guidance to help improve security for Active Directory in the cloud.


Son of late Saudi king released from detention

Added: 29.11.2017 11:27 | 9 views | 0 comments

Senior Saudi Prince Miteb bin Abdullah has been released after being detained three weeks ago as part of a sweeping "anti-corruption" drive, a source close to the government told CNN.


Top Chinese general hangs himself

Added: 29.11.2017 6:51 | 6 views | 0 comments

A top Chinese general hanged himself after coming under investigation for corruption charges, China's state-run news agency Xinhua reported Tuesday.


China's media enables tyranny and corruption

Added: 23.11.2017 20:50 | 12 views | 0 comments

I can count myself lucky that when the Chinese secret police arrested me for reporting on worker strikes and branded me a spy, all they did was deport me. It was June 3, 2002, and I was filming a worker protest undercover for a PBS documentary. As I interviewed a laid-off worker, I was jumped by thugs, thrown into a van, driven to a black spot and held incommunicado for 48 hours.


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