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Jun 05, 2017
Defence and Strategic Partnership: It will take more than rhetoric to build India’s defence sectorIt will take some patience and deft handling of the strategic partnership policy, the defence manufacturing process to set the house in order.
May 18, 2017
Indian Army to get M-777 ultra-light howitzers: Country's first artillery guns since Bofors explainedIn the first move to induct new artillery guns in the Indian Army in nearly three decades, two M-777 ultra-light howitzers will be flown down to India from the US on Thursday.
May 18, 2017
Indian Army to receive first batch of modern artillery guns on FridayTwo of the 145 M-777 ultra-light howitzers will arrive in India from the US on Friday. It will be the first induction of the howitzers by the Army after the Bofors scandal broke out nearly 30 years ago.
Apr 18, 2017
Vijay Mallya’s arrest, bail in London: Narendra Modi govt's action sends strong message to abscondersVijay Mallya may have got conditional bail by a Westminster magistrate court as per the provisions of British law hours after his arrest in London, but it surely means that his time to freedom and living in luxurious surroundings is counted
Jan 25, 2017
To spare Rajiv Gandhi 'embarrassment', Sweden called off Bofors scandal probe: Declassified CIA docThe Swedish government knowingly called off the probe on Bofors scandal in order to prevent any embarrassment to Rajiv Gandhi, the then prime minister of India, a confidential CIA assessment which was declassified in December 2016 has revealed.
Nov 30, 2016
India, US ink deals for Howitzers worth Rs 5,000 crore; to be deployed on China borderBreaking the Bofors jinx, India and the US inked a nearly Rs 5,000 crore deal for 145 M777 ultra-light howitzers, which will be mostly deployed near the borders with China. This is the first deal for artillery guns since the Bofors scandal in 1980s
Oct 07, 2016
Amit Shah grabs Rahul Gandhi's 'dalali' barb and twists it into a clueless CongressShah's presser deftly exposes the chaos and confusion amid Congress ranks, which seems unable to come up with a coherent response, post the surgical strikes on Pakistan's terror factories.
Sep 17, 2016
Vijay Mallya respects Indian judiciary but he also knows how to stay away from courtsIf the government was serious they would not have let Vijay Mallya catch a Jet Airways flight as a commercial passenger.
Jul 19, 2016
Desi Bofors: 3 indigenously-developed Dhanush artillery guns handed over to Indian ArmyThree indigenously-developed 155 mm 'Dhanush' artillery guns have been handed over to the Indian Army by the Jabalpur-based Gun Carriage Factory (GCF).
Jul 06, 2016
Rajendra Kumar's arrest: Has CBI again danced a little too soon?In spite of arresting and producing Rajendra Kumar, will the Central Bureau of Investigation be able to prove Kumar and his other four associates guilty?