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Russian ex-minister gives final argument in corruption trial

A former Russian economic development minister on trial for bribery has accused an oil executive of setting him up......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 7th, 2017

Prosecutors show $2 million in cash at trial in Moscow

Prosecutors have displayed $2 million in cash, which they claim was a bribe, at the corruption trial of a former Russian economic development minister......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 8th, 2017

In Russia, Spotlight Falls on Oil Boss

The corruption trial of a former Russian economy minister is casting a spotlight on a Kremlin power struggle and the clout of the country’s top oil boss......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 28th, 2017

Russian Ex-Minister Gets Eight-Year Jail Term for Bribery

A Russian court sentenced a former economy minister to eight years in prison for taking a $2 million bribe in a trial that has cast a spotlight on infighting among elites and the power of the country’s oil czar......»»

Category: topSource: wsj1 hr. 14 min. ago

Former Russian Economics Minister convicted of corruption, sentenced to 8 years in high security prison

Former Russian Economics Minister convicted of corruption, sentenced to 8 years in high security prison......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews4 hr. 14 min. ago

Russian Ex-Economy Minister Is Found Guilty of Taking a Bribe

A Russian court found a former economy minister guilty of taking a $2 million bribe in a trial that has cast a spotlight on infighting among elites and the power of the country’s oil czar......»»

Category: topSource: wsj4 hr. 29 min. ago

Pakistan"s Ex-Prime Minister Fails to Appear for Corruption Trial

Pakistan’s former prime minister, Nawaz Sharif, failed to appear before an antigraft tribunal, where he was to be indicted on corruption charges along with several family members and co-defendants......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 9th, 2017

Pakistan"s Ousted Prime Minister Returns to Face Corruption Trial

Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif returned to Pakistan to appear in court on corruption charges, his political party said. His return to was a surprise, after speculation that he had gone into exile......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 25th, 2017

Ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Returns to Pakistan to Face Corruption Trial

Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif returned to Pakistan to appear in court on corruption charges, his political party said, kicking up fresh political turmoil and legal drama......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 25th, 2017

Russian ex-minister on trial for bribery blames Putin ally

A Russian ex-economic development minister on trial for allegedly accepting a $2 million cash bribe has accused the head of Russia's largest oil company of setting him up......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 16th, 2017

Montenegro began the trial of pro-Russian plotters after an assassination attempt on the prime minister

Thomson ReutersPODGORICA (Reuters) - The trial of 14 people in Montenegro accused of an election day plot to kill the prime minister .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 19th, 2017

Montenegro will begin the trial of pro-Russian plotters after assassination attempt on prime minister

Thomson ReutersPODGORICA (Reuters) - The trial of 14 people in Montenegro accused of an election day plot to kill the prime minister and bring a pro-Russian .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 19th, 2017

Pakistan Set to Open Hearings in Sharif Case

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif faces a fight for his political survival this week, as Pakistan’s Supreme Court considers disqualifying him from office or putting him on trial on corruption charges......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 16th, 2017

Putin-Critic Navalny to March on Kremlin as Moscow Mayor Issues Warning

Alexei Navalny mobilized millions in March in an anti-corruption rally targeted at the Russian prime minister......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 12th, 2017

Russian police detain dozens of anti-corruption protesters demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev

Thomson Reuters MOSCOW/YEKATERINBURG (Reuters) - Police detained dozens of protesters across Russia on Sunday, including opposition leader.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 26th, 2017

Russian Police Detain Opposition Leader, Dozens of Protesters

They were protesting corruption and demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvede. Police detained dozens of protesters across Russia on Sunday, including oppositi.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 26th, 2017

Berlusconi Faces Trial on Corruption Charges

Just when Silvio Berlusoni hopes to run for office after being sidelined by a tax-fraud conviction, a Milan judge has ordered the former Italian prime minister to be tried on corruption charges......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 28th, 2017

Putin picks new economy minister to replace Ulyukayev

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian news agencies are reporting that President Vladimir Putin has appointed Deputy Finance Minister Maxim Oreshkin to take over the economic development ministry, replacing an official who is facing corruption charges......»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 30th, 2016

Russian Economy Minister Ulyukayev detained over bribe allegation

By Svetlana Reiter and Vladimir Soldatkin MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian law enforcement officials detained Economy Minister Alexei Ulyukayev on corruption charges linked to a $5 billion acquisition by state oil giant Rosneft, in a case that could lay bare th.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 15th, 2016

Zhanna Nemtsova: Why We May Never Know Who Killed My Father Boris

Last month, five men accused of murdering my father Boris Nemtsov went on trial in a Russian military court. An opposition leader in Russia who was once the government’s first deputy prime minister, Nemtsov was shot dead in February 2015 while walking.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 11th, 2016

Russian ex-minister Ulyukayev jailed for eight years over $2 mn bribe

Ulyukayev is the highest-ranking official arrested in Putin's 17 years in power.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard29 min. ago