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Global media paid bribes, FIFA trial hears

GENEVA: A former executive who cut a plea deal with US prosecutors told the FIFA trial in New York on Tuesday that media companies including Fox Sports paid bribes to secure television rights to soccer matches. Alejandro Burzaco, the…

Indian court bars student doctors over cheating

NEW DELHI: India's highest court Monday barred hundreds of students from becoming doctors after they were caught paying bribes and cheating on exams to gain admission into prestigious medical schools. Around 630 students from central…

FIFA ex-VP ‘took $50,000 a month in bribes’

MONTEVIDEO: Fallen FIFA vice president Eugenio Figueredo received $50,000 a month in "improper payments" from sports marketing companies, authorities in his native Uruguay alleged Tuesday in an indictment.