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concealment that attempts to prevent something scandalous from becoming public

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Pope The current mea culpa by the Pope is expedient in the extreme and seems an obvious case of damage limitation and ignores the cover-ups that were diktats from Rome.
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But, to all appearances, church officials in Cornwall behaved as though these documents had never existed, and as though similar cover-ups had not brought great discredit on the Church in the past.
TEPCO on Friday revealed eight more cases of cover-ups of damage at nuclear power plants on top of the 29 it had earlier reported.
The recent revelations of the cover-ups at TEPCO, Japan's largest power utility, forced five of its top management, including the president and chairman, to announce earlier this month that they will resign.
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Speaking on issues regarding transparency in police force investigations, Nicolaou assured that cover-ups would not be tolerated.
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British Prime Minister David Cameron yesterday said he was "profoundly sorry" for failures and cover-ups in the wake of the 1989 Hillsborough football disaster in which 96 spectators died.
Pope Benedict XVI - who was accused of failing to act over complaints about American priest Father Lawrence Murphy during the 1990s - sent a letter to Ireland to apologise after 16 years of clerical cover-ups.
VICTIMS of clerical sex abuse are trying to block any visit to Ireland by Cardinal George Pell in a protest over paedophilia cover-ups.
But critics insist divisive Samaranch's legacy is tarnished by the corruption scandals, cover-ups of widespread doping use during showpiece events and rows over the influence of commercial sponsors during his tenure.
Until abuse and cover-ups in dioceses across the country were documented by the Boston Globe and other newspapers beginning in 2002, many bishops had reacted not by rooting out the abusers but by trying to keep the problem under wraps.