Hidden fortunes have been exposed--the rich and powerful around the world are put under pressure. The so called Panama Papers have revealed the details of hundreds of thousands of holding companies.
Germany's federal investigators have paid up to 5 million euros for the trove of documents at the center of the so-called Panama Papers leak. While controversial, the purchase of stolen bank data is legal.
Pakistan's Supreme Court is set to conclude a corruption hearing against PM Nawaz Sharif. In a DW interview, Raja Zafar-ul-Haq, a member of Sharif's party, accuses "anti-democratic" forces of trying to oust the premier.
A Joint Investigation Team report has leveled serious charges against the Pakistani PM in the Panama Papers case. But renowned lawyer and activist Asma Jahangir tells DW the probe seeks regime change, not accountability.
Pakistan's Supreme Court has disqualified the country's premier Nawaz Sharif in a corruption case related to Panama Papers. Pro-democracy activists say the verdict was politically motivated and a setback for democracy.
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