Samsung, whose turnover is equivalent to a fifth of South Korea's GDP, is one of several sprawling conglomerates, known as "chaebols". Major industrial firms are so intertwined with power in South.. IndiaTimes Also reported by •Zee News
The prosecutor's office has accused Lee, 48, of paying bribes totaling 43 billion won ($36.55 million) to organizations linked to Choi Soon-sil, a friend of the president who is at the center of the.. IndiaTimes Also reported by •DNA •Reuters •Reuters India
Getty Images Bernie Madoff, who ran a nearly $65 billion Ponzi scheme, is one of the biggest thieves in history. But he was also the product of a financial system in which both clients and regulators.. Source: Wochit News -
The parents of one of two teenage girls who allegedly attempted to murder their best friend in 2014 have spoken out for the first time since the incident. Amanda Kabbabe (@kabbaber) reports. Source: Veuer -
South Korean tech giant Samsung has refused to accept accusations its de facto leader is embroiled in a corruption scandal involving the country’s president. The special prosecutors’ office is.. Source: Euronews English -
A former fixture at Fox News and a columnist for the Washington Times has chosen to forego a position in the next presidential administration.
According to Monica Crowley, she will seek other.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
The rupee pared early gains by slipping 2 paise to 68.12 against the American currency in late morning deals on bouts of dollar demand from importers and banks amid lower equities.
The rupee opened.. Mid-Day
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South Korean prosecutors investigating the corruption scandal that led to the impeachment of the country's president have asked for the arrest of Samsung's acting chief, Lee Jae-yong, son of the.. VOA News