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What the UK can do about corruption in the global South

Western countries are effectively giving corrupt people and companies the tools to steal from their citizens.

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Comment: Mother India has badly let down generations of its daughters

Dr. Kailash Chand OBE writes about the horrific India gang rape case.

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Downfall of a President: Nicolas “Mr Bling” Sarkozy in bribe scandal

Former French President Nicoals Sarkozy faces questioning over allegations regarding illegal political donations.

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Conrad Black: Angry, brash, unrepentant… and coming to a screen near you

Conrad Black, felon, fraudster, crusader against the US justice system, over here and on tele, protesting his innocene and flogging his book.

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Watch: Cameron, quizzed on ‘secret’ Brooks emails, says: “I’m not going to answer”

David Cameron today point blank refused to answer a question on whether he would publish ‘secret’ emails between himself and Rebekah Brooks.

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The ‘generals for hire’ affair follows the same lobbying scandal pattern – nothing changes

It won’t be long before another lobbying scandal, writes Tamasin Cave of the Alliance for Lobbying Transparency following the ‘generals for hire’ scandal.

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Surprised at Boris’s Olympic invite to Murdoch? Don’t be – he’s his biggest fan

Boris Johnson, drunk on the power of being London Mayor at the time of our Games, has invited Rupert Murdoch to the Olympic swimming this Friday.

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Romney, boss of corruption-laden Salt Lake City 02, questions our readiness to host Games

Mitt Romney, boss of Salt Lake City 02 – a byword for all that was previously wrong with the Games – has questioned Britain’s readiness for the Olympics.

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New Indian president could put an end to ongoing corruption

Is there a possibility that a new leadership could signal a new dawn for democracy in India?

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Tory tantrums: Backbenchers on the warpath over Hunt and Lords reform

After the Liberal Democrats abstained from last week’s vote on referring Jeremy Hunt over breaches of the Ministerial Code, the Tories prepare to strike back.

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