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Two former football bosses, Blatter and Platini, face swiss corruption trial

Two former football bosses, Blatter and Platini, face swiss corruption trial

Zurich: Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini are two well-known figures in world and European football administrations who were called to testify in a corruption trial in Switzerland on Wednesday over a fraudulent payment. Former FIFA and UEFA bosses appeared in the Federal Criminal Court in the southern city of Bellinzona.

Bommai govt takes 30% cut from grants for mutts, alleges top Lingayat seer

Bommai govt takes 30% cut from grants for mutts, alleges top Lingayat seer

Bengaluru: Stirring up controversy, a Lingayat seer has alleged that mutts (monasteries) are equally affected due to rampant corruption prevailing in Karnataka as they too pay a commission of 30 per cent to get the sanctioned grants released for them. While participating in a rally, Swamiji said the government doesn’t

India’s corruption rise dash it on 86th position among 180 countries: Reports

India’s corruption rise dash it on 86th position among 180 countries: Reports

New Delhi: India’s ever rising corruption has further dropped country’s position in Transparency International’s Corruption Perception Index (CPI) 2020, by slipping 6 six places down to 86th out of 180 countries. Country’s overall score is registered below global average and was plummeted only by one point to 40 from 41