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Scandal actor Kerry Washington to star in, produce series based on graphic novel Old City Blues
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Scandal actor Kerry Washington to star in, produce series based on graphic novel Old City Blues

Kerry Washington has previously starred in the acclaimed political thriller series Scandal.

Shinzo Abe hits back at critics as land sale scandal involving Japan PM and wife causes ratings to nosedive
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Shinzo Abe hits back at critics as land sale scandal involving Japan PM and wife causes ratings to nosedive

Shinzo Abe hit back at critics over a favouritism and cover-up scandal that has seen his popularity plunge and loosened his iron grip on power.

Kenya neurosurgeon performs brain surgery on wrong patient at Kenyatta National Hospital, suspended
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Kenya neurosurgeon performs brain surgery on wrong patient at Kenyatta National Hospital, suspended

The scandal is the latest drama to hit the Kenyatta National Hospital in recent weeks, after allegations of the staff sexually assaulting patients, and the theft of a baby.

After Jacob Zuma's exit, Cyril Ramaphosa faces uphill task of putting South Africa back on road to prosperity, self-respect
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After Jacob Zuma's exit, Cyril Ramaphosa faces uphill task of putting South Africa back on road to prosperity, self-respect

The road back to prosperity will be hard in a nation divided by inequality but Jacob Zuma's ouster proved enduring strength of South Africa's institutions.

Doctors Without Borders fired 19 employees in 2017 for harassment as foreign aid industry scandal deepens
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Doctors Without Borders fired 19 employees in 2017 for harassment as foreign aid industry scandal deepens

A scandal over sexual abuse in the foreign aid industry spread, as Doctors Without Borders revealed it had fired 19 staff members in 2017 for harassment or abuse.

South Africa president Jacob Zuma to step down as party chief with ex-wife and deputy president in succession race
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South Africa president Jacob Zuma to step down as party chief with ex-wife and deputy president in succession race

South Africa's ruling ANC party will hold a conference starting Saturday to elect its new leader in a hotly contested two-way race.

Malaysia PM Najib Razak faces tough electoral battle with massive financial scandal foremost on voters' minds
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Malaysia PM Najib Razak faces tough electoral battle with massive financial scandal foremost on voters' minds

Malaysian PM Najib Razak put his party on a war footing Thursday as polls loom, vowing to "fight till the end" despite a massive financial scandal.

New Year's Day: Old Taylor Swift strikes back with this sweet, intimate song from her album Reputation
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New Year's Day: Old Taylor Swift strikes back with this sweet, intimate song from her album Reputation

Taylor Swift's latest single New Year's Day from her upcoming album Reputation takes us back to the old Taylor we knew and loved.

Brazil Congress to vote on president's future: Michel Temer expected to survive, but by slim margin
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Brazil Congress to vote on president's future: Michel Temer expected to survive, but by slim margin

Brazil's President Michel Temer is expected to win enough support to survive an unprecedented vote on whether he should stand trial on corruption charges.

Bofors scam: CBI says it can reopen probe only on the orders of Supreme Court or Centre
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Bofors scam: CBI says it can reopen probe only on the orders of Supreme Court or Centre

CBI on Friday said it can re-investigate the Bofors case only if the Supreme Court or the Centre orders it.

CIC asks HUDCO about 'ostentatious gifts' given by CMD, accuses body of being non-transparent
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CIC asks HUDCO about 'ostentatious gifts' given by CMD, accuses body of being non-transparent

CIC has asked the HUDCO to disclose the details of those who have received the Mont Blanc pens, iPhones and iPads as gifts from its CMD in the last three years.

No corruption in BJP's three year rule, says Venkaiah Naidu
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No corruption in BJP's three year rule, says Venkaiah Naidu

The biggest achievement of the BJP's three-year rule was that there was no scam or corruption, Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said in Chennai on Saturday.

AAP crisis: Arvind Kejriwal can't hide behind EVMs anymore to protect his failing image
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AAP crisis: Arvind Kejriwal can't hide behind EVMs anymore to protect his failing image

Trust Arvind Kejriwal to invent new theories to protect his moral halo, charisma and integrity.

Yeddyurappa vs Eshwarappa: Amit Shah may soon crack the whip on BJP’s feuding factions in Karnataka
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Yeddyurappa vs Eshwarappa: Amit Shah may soon crack the whip on BJP’s feuding factions in Karnataka

There are now unmistakable signs that Amit Shah is losing patience with the open war between BS Yeddyurappa and KS Eshwarappa within the BJP in a state where the party wants to win the Assembly elections in 2018 and bag most of the Lok Sabha seats a year later

AAP suspends Kapil Mishra: Party needs lessons on morality and politics
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AAP suspends Kapil Mishra: Party needs lessons on morality and politics

Like ill-tempered kids, the top brass of the Aam Aadmi Party keeps getting involved in ugly fights every few months, behaving in a manner that would put even bad divorces to shame.

AAP in crisis: Kapil Mishra fires fresh salvo at Arvind Kejriwal, it's all out war now
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AAP in crisis: Kapil Mishra fires fresh salvo at Arvind Kejriwal, it's all out war now

Keeping up the heat on Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, his sacked cabinet colleague and ex-minister for water resources Kapil Mishra on Monday said that he would hand over evidence and documents related to corruption, financial irregularities, nepotism and dubious land dealing of Kejriwal to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and file an FIR.

Kapil Mishra is no saviour of AAP; unfair to term Arvind Kejriwal as 'corrupt' without proof
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Kapil Mishra is no saviour of AAP; unfair to term Arvind Kejriwal as 'corrupt' without proof

While Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal might sit on his haunches and beg for it that is no reason to railroad the man on a simple unproven accusation. We are far too quick to wreck character and create scenarios of doom, but really, a sacked Kapil Mishra suddenly sees the light and becomes a puritanical crusader.

Odisha Assembly election 2019: Naveen Patnaik shifts out of comfort zone as Narendra Modi threat looms large
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Odisha Assembly election 2019: Naveen Patnaik shifts out of comfort zone as Narendra Modi threat looms large

Thanks to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik appears to have realised finally that the laidback approach won’t do any more if he wants his party Biju Janata Dal (BJD) to remain in power after Assembly election in 2019

Siemens denies a cover-up after decision to not publish a book on the history of the company
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Siemens denies a cover-up after decision to not publish a book on the history of the company

Siemens said a decision not to publish a manuscript about the company's recent history, including some findings about a corruption scandal, did not amount to a cover-up.

Jay Y. Lee, jailed Samsung chief may still play corporate role from prison
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Jay Y. Lee, jailed Samsung chief may still play corporate role from prison

The head of South Korea's Samsung Group, Jay Y. Lee, may be languishing in a jail cell but he is allowed plenty of visitors, which may allow him to play a key role in corporate decisions even if he isn't running the conglomerate like he did before.