By David Ljunggren | OTTAWA OTTAWA Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, dogged by accusations that rich donors to his Liberal Party gained privileged access, will be questioned by the ethics commissioner to see whether he broke conflict of interest rules, an official said on Thursday.The development marks a new low for Trudeau, who came to power in November 2015 vowing to run an open and ethical government but faces relentless accusations that the Liberals are running a cash-for-access scheme."I will follow up with Mr. Trudeau regarding his involvement with the fundraising events," Ethics Commissioner Mary Dawson said in a letter to Rona Ambrose, interim leader of the opposition Conservative Party, who had filed a complaint.Jocelyne Brisebois, a spokeswoman for Dawson, said she did not know when the conversation would take place.Trudeau has been under pressure for weeks about revelations that Liberal donors enjoyed privileged access to fundraising events where the prime minister and cabinet members spoke.In remarks to reporters after the news broke, Trudeau stuck to his position that he had done nothing wrong.
Several major media outlets in France said Wednesday they would no longer use photographs of terrorists to avoid giving them "posthumous glorification".
I am sure that there are images in Steve McCurry’s vast collection that are unaltered yet brilliant. However, I feel let down by the fact that he had created a false reality
UEFA chief Michel Platini has appealed against a 90-day suspension imposed on him by world governing body FIFA as part of an ongoing corruption investigation, a close associate said on Saturday.
The move by the FIFA ethics committee further taints Blatter's 40-year career at FIFA and puts a dent in Platini's hopes of succeeding him.
FIFA President Sepp Blatter has not been notified of any action taken by the ethics committee of world football's governing body.
The death of a patient while being operated upon in one of the country's premier institutions by a foreign surgeon has raised questions questions over the ethics of the entire procedure.
The American lawyer who led the investigation into the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bid process resigned from the FIFA ethics committee on Wednesday.
FIFA ethics chiefs met and agreed on the next step for their probe into the bidding process for the 2018/2022 soccer World Cups.
Several members of FIFA's own executive committee have called for the report to be made public, as well as FIFA presidential candidate Jerome Champagne,
A number of FIFA executive committee members have backed its publication, but President Sepp Blatter has sidestepped the issue.
Rai - whose latest book 'Not Just an Accountant' - has triggered a political controversy, asserted that too much credit is being given to two or three audit findings and the Supreme Court rulings.<br />
The former Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) said that Singh should also get credit for taking prompt action with regard to ordering of coal block auction, after certain irregularities were brought to his notice.<br />
Ever since her arrest, Shweta has been trending on the internet and she is getting vocal support from several corners.
Sharma said however that it would take a while before the change is seen in the mindset that is driven by good corporate governance.<br />
When a journalist is told by a politician that he doesn’t want to debate a particular issue as that may hurt his electoral politics, should the journalist change the topic of discussion?
Information accessed through the Right to Information Act shows that the BMC has spent nearly Rs 69.58 lakh to train 318 Class-I officers on the ethical conduct of their duties.
ndeed, the perceived crisis plaguing Parliament and journalism isn’t a function of education as much as it is about conflicting ideas of ethics, norms, and diligence. Even the most scholarly Lok Sabha would come a cropper until its members are inclined to debate and pass bills, or agree to the norms for its smooth functioning.
Civil services aspirants will face questions that will test their attitude to issues like probity in publiclife and problem solving approach in the paper on 'ethics,integrity and aptitude', introduced in the Mains examinationfrom this year