Corruption

Prince Ali urges FIFA to stick with February election date

FIFA’s presidential election should go ahead as planned on Feb. 26 and not be delayed due to the suspensions of Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini, candidate Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein of Jordan said on Wednesday.
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Key allies of disgraced China security chief jailed for graft

Chinese courts sentenced two key allies of disgraced former security chief Zhou Yongkang to jail on Monday, one for 16 years and the other for 13, after finding them guilty of Corruption, the latest officials felled in a sweeping anti-Graft campaign.President Xi Jinping has spent the past three years waging war on deep-seated Corruption, saying it threatens the very survival of the ruling Communist Party.Scores of senior officials in the party, the government, the military and state-owned enterprises have been brought down, including Zhou, jailed for life in June after a secret trial in China's most sensational Graft scandal in 70 years.
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Ex-Hong Kong leader charged with misconduct in public office

Hong Kong's former leader, Donald Tsang, was charged on Monday with two counts of misconduct in public office, the latest in a string of scandals that have ensnared senior business and former political figures in the financial hub. Tsang, 70, retired in 2012 after a high-flying career as a civil servant, serving as a senior official in the former British colonial administration and a former financial secretary.
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Why is there so much greed in English football?

There has always been Corruption in football. In the first few decades after 1863, when it all began with the setting up of The FA, it was strictly an amateur game, which was how the public-school founding fathers believed that God and nature had intended it.
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Nama loan book deal investigations top priority - crime agency boss

The Republic's so-called 'bad bank' is subject to numerous investigations. The NCA recently provided a confidential briefing to Stormont's Finance Minister Mairtin O Muilleoir
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FA accused of ‘institutional failure’ over Sam Allardyce England appointment

The Football Association has been accused of “institutional failure” by a parliamentary committee for failing to conduct proper due diligence on Sam Allardyce, after the England manager departed after only one match in charge following a newspaper sting.
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Swiss target Blatter in criminal probe

Swiss prosecutors have opened a criminal investigation into Sepp Blatter, the head of world football body fifa, on suspicion of criminal mismanagement and misappropriation of funds, the Swiss attorney general's office said on Friday.
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Swiss prosecutors open investigation into FIFA head Blatter

Swiss prosecutors have opened a criminal investigation into Joseph Blatter, the head of world soccer body fifa, on suspicion of criminal mismanagement and misappropriation, the Swiss attorney general's office (OAG) said on Friday
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Malaysia PM critic detained for anti-democratic activities amid 1MDB scandal - report

A former senior member of Malaysia's ruling party has been detained for six days in connection with activities detrimental to parliamentary democracy, state news agency Bernama reported late on Saturday, citing a police director.
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FIFA suspends number-two official after ticket allegations

World football body fifa put Jerome Valcke, its second-ranking official, on leave on Thursday just hours after an ex-footballer raised allegations he was involved in a plan to resell 2014 World CUP tickets for a lucrative profit.
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