Daily Corruption News: 16 April 2014
Today's top story
India: Indian voters lured by cash handouts, drugs, bootleg liquor
Indian election officials have seized a record $36 million dollars of cash concealed in cars, private planes and even ambulances that they say was destined to buy off voters and pay for expenses over and above the spending limit.
Global: Glaxo investigating bribery claims in Jordan and Lebanon
Wall Street Journal
Algeria: Benflis vows to monitor Algeria vote, protest any fraud
Australia: Australian premier's resignation a sign of less, not more, corruption
South Africa: South African banks fined after money-laundering probe
UK: UK oil, gas, mining industry agrees high transparency standards
Thomson Reuters Foundation
Blogs and opinion
Global: Beware of the Pax Mafioso
Mexico and US: Are U.S. Companies more willing to play along with Mexico’s corruption culture?