The year 2011 has proved to be a watershed in the public tolerance of political corruption in India, with widespread public protests and movements led by social activists against corruption and for the return of illegal wealth stashed by politicians and businessmen in foreign banks over the six decades since independence.
Scandals in the corporate world, these are centered around corruption, fraud or bribary to have a significant impact on the economy as a whole.
The highest perceived levels of corruption countries in the world
Top 10 list of alleged corruption scandals in India since independence
List of top 10 Least corruption countries in the world. CPI stands for Corruption Perceptions Index with 0 indicates high corrupt country and 100 is zero corruption.