COLUMBIA, Mo. — Nations that have freedom of information (FOI) laws in place tend to have lower incidents of corruption than those with no similar laws, a new University of Missouri study found. In comparing data from 168 countries, Edson … Continue reading →
A new assessment of global earthquake fatalities over the past three decades indicates that 83 percent of all deaths caused by the collapse of buildings during earthquakes occurred in countries considered to be unusually corrupt.
CNN reported citing Transparency International, ‘The Poor’ in India paid the above amount in bribes in 2007. The bribe was paid to access the basic services which include but not limited to getting relatives admitted into hospitals or enrolling children … Continue reading →