Poor Indians bear brunt of graft

Ex minister allegedly behind one of India's biggest corruption scandals, costing government over $40bn.

    The man accused of being behind one of India's biggest corruption scandals has appeared in front of an investigation panel.  

    A. Raja allegedly sold mobile phone licenses at very cheap rates, costing the government over $40bn. 

    But, as Al Jazeera's Prerna Suri reports from New Delhi, it is the country's poor who continue to bear the brunt of the country's corruption pandemic.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    What obstacles do young women in technology have to overcome to achieve their dreams? Play this retro game to find out.

    Why America's Russia hysteria is dangerous

    Why America's Russia hysteria is dangerous

    The US exaggerating and obsessing about foreign threats seems quite similar to what is happening in Russia.

    Heron Gate mass eviction: 'We never expected this in Canada'

    Hundreds face mass eviction in Canada's capital

    About 150 homes in one of Ottawa's most diverse and affordable communities are expected to be torn down in coming months