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Iran billionaire sentenced to death for graft

A court in Iran has sentenced to death Iranian businessman Babak Zanjani and two accomplices for embezzlement, the judiciary said, in a case widely watched due to the billionaire's prominent role in helping the government evade oil sanctions

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Fat grafts enrichments safe for body shaping

Soft tissue augmentation is the process of implanting tissues and/or materials to treat soft tissue defects in the body and is a procedure increasingly used worldwide for breast augmentation, both for aesthetic and post-mastectomy reasons, che

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Swiss helping Oman in oil graft probe

The office of Switzerland's attorney general is helping authorities in Oman investigate alleged corruption in the sultanate's national oil company and oil ministry, a Swiss law enforcement source familiar with the matter said.

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Egypt agriculture minister arrested over graft

Egyptian authorities on Monday arrested the country's agriculture minister over corruption allegations, security sources said, just after his resignation was announced. The prime minister's office released a statement earl

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Algerian former oil executives on trial in graft scandal

A group of top former Algerian state oil company officials including an ex-chief executive went on trial for corruption in a scandal involving foreign suppliers.   The so-called "Sonatrach 1" case is ju

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Oman corruption fight 'a good start'

Young Omanis who took to the streets in 2011 to demand jobs and better economic prospects failed to trigger the mass protests that transformed other parts of the Arab world in their own Gulf state. But they may have had an impact

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Ex-govt officials in Oman jailed for graft

A court in Oman sentenced two ex-government officials on Sunday to three years in jail for abuse of office, local media reported, one of a series of trials that began last year to curb corruption in the sultanate. Oman's Sulta

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Turkish ministers' sons held in graft probe

Sixteen people were arrested in Turkey on Saturday, including the sons of two cabinet ministers and the general manager of state-owned Halkbank, during a corruption investigation, CNN Turk and other media reported. Scores of other

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Graft seen in Saudi railway deals

  Saudi Arabia's National Anti-Corruption Commission (Nazaha) has detected corrupt practices in relation to three Saudi Railways Organization contracts worth more than 500 million riyals ($133 million), said a report.

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Egypt slips in graft index despite Arab Spring

  Egypt has slid in a global league table of perceived official corruption in the past year, and the "Arab Spring" revolutions have yet to produce serious anti-graft action across the region, Transparency International

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