A Venezuela judge sentenced five employees of Houston-based CITGO to prison terms of 8 years and 10 months, while one of them received a 13-year sentence after finding them guilty of corruption charges.
The former French president's trial on charges of corruption and influence peddling has been suspended pending health assessment of one of his co-defendants.
If it wants to have a functional democratic system, the US would do well to benchmark itself against other countries – and learn something from them too.
Protesters waved Israeli and pink flags, which have become a symbol of the protest movement, as they marched through Jerusalem toward a square near Netanyahu’s official residence.
The 2020 Indian Premier League is being played in a bio-secure bubble in the UAE, which the BCCI says will make it harder for illegal gambling rings to approach players.
Tourism Minister Asaf Zamir resigns over PM Netanyahu's failure to handle the coronavirus pandemic.
The tough lockdown rules went into effect on September 18 but restrictions were tightened further on Friday.
Ren Zhiqiang embezzled almost $7.4 million of public funds and accepted bribes worth $184,178, according to a court verdict. Rights campaigners accuse President Xi Jinping and the Communist Party of using corruption charges to silence dissent.
The crowd rallied outside Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's residence, blowing whistles, waving signs and flags and calling for his resignation.
Protests demanding that Prime Minister Netanyahu resign over several corruption indictments and his handling of the novel coronavirus crisis have been mounting in recent weeks.
Rui Pinto, the founder of Football Leaks, appears in court over revealing confidential information about tax evasion and corruption in multi-million dollar dealings of European football clubs.
Israeli protesters have been demanding Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's resignation over corruption charges and the way his government has handled the crisis triggered by coronavirus pandemic.
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