Bribery

The Top 10 Worst Side Effects of Pharmaceuticals Taken Daily in the UK

Rob Blakeman | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rob Blakeman

In light of this weeks' news that the world's biggest drug company Pfizer is trying to buy AstraZeneca to become one of the ten biggest companies in the world I thought we should take a look at what these pharmaceutical companies get away with daily.

LOOK: Ecclestone In Court Over Bribery Charges

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.04.2014 | UK Sport

Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone has appeared in court in Germany for the start of his trial on bribery charges. Eighty-three-year-old Ecclestone i...

‘Corporations Need To Stop Bribing Public Officials'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Politics

The fight against global corruption requires the same persistence from countries as combatting climate change, the head of the Organisation for Econom...

Collapse of Alcoa Bribery Case Damages UK Anti-Fraud Agency

100 Reporters | Posted 12.12.2013 | UK

In what was to be a key test of prosecutors’ vigor and effectiveness, one of Britain’s largest corruption prosecutions went down in flames on Tues...

Corruption and Immigration in the UK

Robert Barrington | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics
Robert Barrington

What to make of the Attorney General's comments in The Telegraph? Corruption is certainly a growing problem in the UK - but TI's research has found no evidence to link it to immigrant communities.

Ecclestone's Replacement Won't Be From F1 Community

Todd McCandless | Posted 21.09.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

German authorities formally charged Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone last week for Bribery related to the sale of F1's interest and it raises the question as to who would put an 82-year-old man in prison--apparently the Germans would.

Open Letter to Greg Hands MP about Cyanide Mining in Romania

Rupert Wolfe-Murray | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Politics
Rupert Wolfe-Murray

Dear Mr Hands, I received an invitation to at dinner which is to take place next Thursday (20th June) at the House of Lords - at which you are billed...

MPs and Lobbyists: Here's the Real Scandal

Grant Feller | Posted 02.08.2013 | UK Politics
Grant Feller

Bribery, illegal payments, financial inducements, the dark arts of manipulation and influence. This is what steers the British media and to be honest most of it is pretty harmless. But it happens on a massive scale.

Who, What, When - Now It's Time to Ask Why

Jacob Greaves | Posted 16.07.2013 | UK
Jacob Greaves

Russia is a country that's never short of jaw-dropping stories. Be it Moscow traffic police calling on drivers to form a human road block to stop a f...

Feared UK Comedy Critic Kate Copstick Has Links With African Criminals and Deals Drugs in Kenya

John Fleming | Posted 06.01.2013 | UK Comedy
John Fleming

Every year, 100% of any money collected at the awards show goes to Copstick's Mama Biashara charity, which helps poor people in Kenya - mostly women - start up their own small businesses.

Christine Bleakley And Frank Lampard Will Not Wed This Year

WENN | Posted 18.06.2012 | Home

Christine Bleakley and Frank Lampard have shot down speculation they are preparing to walk down the aisle this year, insisting they have not started t...

Sex, Drink, Corruption: How to do Business in China

Gabrielle Jaffe | Posted 24.06.2012 | UK
Gabrielle Jaffe

Chinese corruption has come under the spotlight in a big way this month. Accusations that the wife of Bo Xilai, one of China's top politicians, is behind the death of British businessman Neil Heywood have also led to allegations of the couple's corruption.

Is It Ethical For Teachers To Accept Pupils' Gifts?

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 23.04.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A school in Scotland has ordered its teaching staff to declare presents from pupils in order to prevent bribes from parents, reigniting the debate of ...

Bribery Scandal: Will the Sun be Next to Sink?

Dan Ehrlich | Posted 28.04.2012 | UK
Dan Ehrlich

It appears the phone hacking scandal occupying the UK's news pages for the past few months may have been merely the preliminary act. The main event could well be the graft and corruption probe that now seems to be linking the Sun newspaper to numbers of Metropolitan Police officers and other public officials.

Bah Humbug! Postmen Face Bribery Charges For Accepting Christmas Tips

PA | Posted 02.02.2012 | UK

The Royal Mail has warned staff to not accept Christmas tips or gifts valued at more than £30 for fear of bribery charges. The organisation's My R...

Peter Guest

'Alarming' Failures In BAE Systems Settlement Deal With Tanzania, Development Committee Report Says

HuffingtonPost.com | Peter Guest | Posted 30.11.2011 | UK

A £29.5m settlement payment from BAE Systems to Tanzania has yet to be paid due to major flaws in the way that the plea bargain with the Serious Frau...

UK Companies Slip In Bribery Rankings

Huffington Post UK | Peter Guest | Posted 01.01.2012 | UK

The British government needs to pressure its fellow G20 members for action on corporate bribery and “level the playing field” for UK companies ove...

Why Grieve Must Support the UK-Saudi Inquiry

Chandrashekhar Krishnan | Posted 11.12.2011 | UK Politics
Chandrashekhar Krishnan

This week the Sunday papers alerted the public to the Government's upcoming - and potentially explosive - decision over what to do about a criminal in...

The Top Ten Secrets Parents Ask Children To Keep

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.10.2011 | UK

The average British parent asks their children to keep 83 secrets a year, according to a new study. The most common reasons for implementing these...

Fifa Ban Mohamed Bin Hammam From Football For Life

BBC Sport | BBC Sport | Posted 22.09.2011 | UK

Former Fifa presidential candidate Mohamed bin Hammam has been banned from football for life after being found guilty of attempted bribery....