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Former South Korean President Lee faces further bribery allegations

Former South Korean President Lee faces further bribery allegations

Prosecutors have been looking into fresh suspicions that Lee received about 200 million won in bribes ahead of the 2007 presidential election from a Buddhist monk seeking Lee's influence in establishing a Buddhist university. The probe means that all four living former South Korean presidents have been convicted, charged, or investigated for criminal offences. A prosecution official contacted by AFP declined to comment on the report.


NY Attorney General to Meet With Tenants About Kushner Report

NY Attorney General to Meet With Tenants About Kushner Report

Tax records filed by Cadre with New York City claimed the properties had no residents in rent-controlled units, according to the Associated Press , but later tax filings showed almost 100 residents living in rent-controlled units, which would have been worth less to prospective buyers.


Six More Years: Putin Crushes Opponents in Landslide Election Victory

Six More Years: Putin Crushes Opponents in Landslide Election Victory

His most vocal opponent, anti- corruption campaigner Alexei Navalny, was barred from running. In previous races, he won 53 percent of the vote in the 2000 presidential election, 71 percent in 2004 and 64 percent in 2012. It is important to mention that Russia's relations with the western world have been low over events such as the Syrian war, espionage, the problems with Ukraine over the sovereignty of Crimea and the allegations of Russian Federation meddling in the U.S Presidential ...


Workers of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena vandalise Gujarati signboards in Thane district

Workers of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena vandalise Gujarati signboards in Thane district

While the owners of the establishment did not lodge any complaint against the MNS cadres, seven of them were then arrested for "illegal gathering" in Mahim, the police had said. Modi's criticism of Jawaharlal Nehru. During a speech in Mumbai on Sunday, he called out all the opposition forces to come together in order to get a "Modi-free India".


Dozens of homes believed destroyed in New South Wales bushfire

Dozens of homes believed destroyed in New South Wales bushfire

Information about specific homes which have been impacted is being provided to residents through the evacuation centre at Bega. "Dealing with fires on those days - the chances of us stopping that fire completely with another truck - I don't think would've been any measurable difference", he said.