Corruption

Same old song: Samsung Group's Jay Y. Lee leaves a Seoul court hearing. Public outrage at the latest scandal involving the country's chaebol may finally force real reforms... or not. Photo: Reuters
Jan 19,2017, 5:16
Jan 18,2017, 8:36
Jay Y. Lee of Samsung Electronics gets the spotlight
Jan 16,2017, 11:22
Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong arrives to be questioned in the corruption scandal of President Park Geun-hye. Photo: AFP/Pool
Jan 12,2017, 10:34
US prosecutors have indicted relatives of former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, accusing them of trying to bribe a Middle Eastern official over the attempted US$800 million sale of a building in Hanoi. Photo: AFP
Jan 12,2017, 9:27
Swiss banker Jens Fred Sturzenegger (R) arrives at the state court in Singapore on January 11, 2017.
Sturzenegger was expected to plead guilty to money laundering charges linked to Malaysia's 1MDB corruption scandal. / AFP PHOTO / ROSLAN RAHMAN
Jan 11,2017, 4:03
Hundreds of thousands of protestors returned to the streets of Seoul on January 7, demanding impeached President Park Geun-hye's immediate removal. A South Korean monk set fire to himself as part of the protest. Photo: AFP
Jan 08,2017, 2:39
The empty seat of Choi Soon-Sila at the special hearing set up by lawmakers. Photo: AFP/Yonhap
Dec 26,2016, 10:51
FILE PHOTO: India's Congress party vice president Rahul Gandhi gestures during an address at a farmers' rally at Ramlila ground in New Delhi, India, April 19, 2015. Photo:  Reuters/Anindito Mukherje
Dec 22,2016, 11:11