Czech Prime Minister Petr Necas is to formally resign over a graft and spying scandal involving his chief of staff. The case has thrown the political future of the recession-hit EU state into uncertainty.
The chief executive of the Democratic Party's administrative arm has left her position, along with two others. WikiLeaks released more than 19,000 leaked emails on the eve of the party's convention.
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has sparked national outrage. He told teachers to get another job if they want to earn more money. Now hundreds of thousands are calling for his resignation in an online petition.
The Rio-born sports executive was the second longest-serving FIFA president. He resigned as honorary president of world soccer's governing body amid a corruption scandal in 2013.
Alleged refusal by Panama to make public a panel's future anti-corruption report has prompted the resignation of its chairman, renowned US economist Joseph Stiglitz. Panama has cited only "internal differences."
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