Israel

Israeli court rejects Netanyahu's request to delay trial

Prime minister's lawyers asked for a delay after saying they had not received all the prosecution's case material.

Israeli court rejects Netanyahu's request to delay trial

AJ Impact

Malaysia's anti-corruption chief who investigated 1MDB resigns

The resignation follows the collapse of Malaysia's ruling coalition and the appointment of a new prime minister.

Malaysia's anti-corruption chief who investigated 1MDB resigns

Podcast

Al Jazeera Investigates: Diplomats for Sale - Part 4

Inside the operation that uncovered the international market for ambassadorships - and the powerful passports that come with them.

Al Jazeera Investigates: Diplomats for Sale - Part 4

Europe

Slovaks want to clean up Slovakia

Voters want to clean up Slovakian politics, but a pro-democracy opposition will have to work together to unseat Smer.

Slovakia seeks escape from corruption black hole

AJ Impact

College admissions scandal: Reckoning day for Hot Pockets heiress

Prosecutors are seeking 21 months in prison for Hot Pockets heiress Michelle Janavs who faces sentencing on Tuesday.

College admissions scandal: Reckoning day for Hot Pockets heiress

France

Francois Fillon faces corruption charges over 'Penelopegate'

Former French prime minister and presidential candidate is facing trial for paying his wife a million euros from public funds.

Opinion

South Africa is not ready to lead Africa

South Africa's tendency to disregard repression in its backyard has left it ineffective at promoting democracy.

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Tafi Mhaka

India

How a dead farmer in India applied for a loan

Indian sugar baron is accused of borrowing $80m in the name of more than 24,000 farmers, some of them already dead.

The story of the dead Indian farmers who applied for loans

Corruption

Trump goes on clemency spree, and the list is long

Trump commutes sentence of ex-Illinois Governor Blagojevich and pardons ex-NYPD commissioner Bernie Kerik, among others.

Trump goes on clemency spree, and the list is long

AJ Impact

Hiding money: US is a major hub of financial secrecy, says report

Africa's richest woman, Isabel dos Santos, is accused of using US firms to move allegedly ill-gotten money offshore.

Hiding money: US is a major hub of financial secrecy, says report

Benjamin Netanyahu

Israeli PM Netanyahu's corruption trial to begin on March 17

Hearings set to begin just two weeks after general elections are held, the country's third vote in less than a year.

Israeli PM Netanyahu's corruption trial to begin on March 17

US & Canada

Barr: Trump tweets on cases make it 'impossible' to do my job

US attorney general pushes back against Trump after the president attacked prosecutors, judge and jury on Stone case.

Barr: Trump tweets on cases make it 'impossible' to do my job

AJ Impact

Nigeria to recover $300m stolen by its former military ruler

The money was laundered through US banks and held on Channel Islands under the name of ex-military ruler's son.

Nigeria to recover $300m stolen by its former military ruler

AJ Impact

Fed bars former Goldman Sachs exec from banking over 1MDB

According to the US Department of Justice, Goldman earned $600m in fees for its work with the scandal-ridden 1MDB fund.

Fed bars former Goldman Sachs exec from banking over 1MDB

AJ Impact

Airbus bribery fallout: Investigations launched worldwide

AirAsia's chiefs step aside, while Ghana, Colombia and Sri Lanka are launching investigations into Airbus dealings.

Airbus bribery fallout: Investigations launched worldwide