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Amit Shah grabs Rahul Gandhi's 'dalali' barb and twists it into a clueless Congress

Updated : Oct 07, 2016

By : Sreemoy Talukdar

Category : Politics

Amit Shah grabs Rahul Gandhi's 'dalali' barb and twists it into a clueless Congress

Shah'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. #Congress #BJP #Pakistan #Narendra Modi #Rahul Gandhi #CriticalPoint #Indian Army #Bofors scandal #Amit Shah #surgical strikes #khoon ki dalali remark
India tells Swedish paper to retract President Pranab Mukherjee's statement on Bofors

Updated : May 28, 2015

By : FP Staff

Category : India

India tells Swedish paper to retract President Pranab Mukherjee's statement on Bofors

Pointing out that that controversy circling President Pranab Mukherjee's recent comment on Bofors scam could affect the visit of Sweden later this week, Swedish newspaper Dagens Nyheter (DN) has claimed that India had warned it to delete the reference made by the President in an interview. #India #Pranab Mukherjee #NewsTracker #Sweden #Bofors #Stockholm #Bofors scandal #Dagens Nyheter
Quattrocchi's death brings no closure to India's 'open secret'

Updated : Jul 14, 2013

By : Venky Vembu

Category : Breaking Views

Quattrocchi's death brings no closure to India's 'open secret'

The man at the centre of the Bofors scandal is dead today, but countless other Quattrocchis still strut their stuff in the power capital of India, wielding enormous leverage over defence acquisitions - and walking away with big-money bribes. #Corruption #Rajiv Gandhi #Ottavio Quattrocchi #Bofors scandal
From Bofors to Agusta: How can defence deals be kept clean?

Updated : Feb 15, 2013

By : Venky Vembu

Category : Business

From Bofors to Agusta: How can defence deals be kept clean?

Down the years, despite one corruption scandal after another, we've learnt nothing about making the arms procurement process transparent and corruption-free. #OnOurMind #AK Antony #Bofors scandal #Defence procurement #AgustaWestland
Average Indian cares about roti, kapda, makaan not Bofors

Updated : Apr 30, 2012

By : FP Staff

Category : Politics

Average Indian cares about roti, kapda, makaan not Bofors

Should political parties be more worried about mudslinging over cases from over a decade ago or about steadying the economy which is affecting the average Indian daily? #Economy #India #Corruption #GoodReads #Bangaru Laxman #Bofors scandal
Will Bofors cost the UPA a govt, much like Rajiv's?

Updated : Apr 26, 2012

By : FP Staff

Category : Politics

Will Bofors cost the UPA a govt, much like Rajiv's?

In our daily Firstpost Video Views, Senior Editor, Venky Vembu, says that there's probably not as much power as there should be in the howitzer guns anymore. #Rajiv Gandhi #TheBigStory #Nehru-Gandhi family #Ottavio Quattrocchi #Bofors scandal #Chitra Subramaniam #VideoViews #Bofors case
Bofors: Does anyone care about the truth?

Updated : Apr 26, 2012

By : Akshaya Mishra

Category : Politics

Bofors: Does anyone care about the truth?

Sten Lindstorm makes no great revelation. In 25 years after the Bofors scandal we know it all. #NewsTracker #Janata Party #Rajiv Gandhi #Ottavio Quattrocchi #Bofors scandal
Why the Bofors scandal must never be forgotten

Updated : Apr 26, 2012

By : Venky Vembu

Category : Politics

Why the Bofors scandal must never be forgotten

The scandal showed up an entire ecosystem of corruption, which compromised every institution of our democracy. We may not be able to remedy our corrupt past, but we can change our destiny going forward. #OnOurMind #Sonia Gandhi #Rajiv Gandhi #Ottavio Quattrocchi #Bofors scandal
Did Rajiv stall Bofors probe? An ex-CBI chief opens up

Updated : Apr 25, 2012

By : Raman Kirpal

Category : India

Did Rajiv stall Bofors probe? An ex-CBI chief opens up

Former CBI director Joginder Singh, who investigated the Bofors case, says there was no evidence that Rajiv Gandhi benefited financially from the deal, but hints that he must have known of the move to stall the probe. #OnOurMind #Sonia Gandhi #Rajiv Gandhi #Central Bureau of Investigation #Joginder Singh #Ottavio Quattrocchi #Bofors scandal