AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam: SC asks accused Christian Michel James to move Delhi HC for interim bail
Michel, lodged in Tihar jail, has moved the top court seeking interim bail citing coronavirus scare inside the prison and cited its recent order on granting bail to undertrial prisoners to decongest prisons in view of the pandemic
ED arrests Kamal Nath's nephew Ratul Puri in Rs 354-crore bank loan fraud case; Moser Baer says issue is 'motivated'
Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath's businessman nephew, Ratul Puri, has been arrested by the ED in a fresh case of money laundering linked to an alleged Rs 354 crore bank loan fraud case.
AgustaWestland case: CBI court issues notice to FRRO over non-compliance of order cancelling LOC against Rajiv Saxena's wife
Shivani Saxena's counsel had approached the court against the FRRO for non-compliance of the order of 6 March cancelling the look out circular against their client.
AgustaWestland VVIP chopper case: Christian Michel sent to 10-day judicial custody; Delhi court reserves order on bail plea for 22 Dec
Earlier on Wednesday, the court reserved its order on the bail plea of Christian Michel for 22 December.
AgustaWestland chopper scam: From Christian Michel to Sonia Gandhi, take a look at the key people named in the case
In February 2010, the Congress-led UPA government signed a contract with UK-based AgustaWestland to buy 12 AW101 helicopters for the Indian Air Force for Rs 3,600 crore.
AgustaWestland chopper scam: Delhi court to consider taking cognisance of ED's charge sheet on 23 July
The probe agency had on 18 July filed a supplementary charge sheet in a Delhi court accusing former AgustaWestland and Finmeccanica directors Giuseppe Orsi and Bruno Spagnolini, and ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi of money laundering in a VVIP chopper bribery scam case.
AgustaWestland chopper scam: ED files supplementary chargesheet against former IAF chief SP Tyagi, six others
The charge sheet, filed through special public prosecutor NK Matta, names as accused the Tyagi brothers, including SP Tyagi, Khaitan, Italian middlemen Carlo Gerosa and Guido Haschke, and Finmeccanica, the parent company of AgustaWestland.
The CBI, which registered an FIR in the case on 12 March, 2013, has alleged that then Indian Air Force chief SP Tyagi and the other accused received kickbacks from AgustaWestland to help it win the contract. The FIR mentioned charges of criminal conspiracy, cheating and the Prevention of Corruption Act.
Asthana, a 1984-batch IPS officer of Gujarat cadre, was working as additional director in the probe agency.
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On day two of CBI interrogation, it was revealed that former IAF Chief Tyagi had substantial share in five companies, which saw suspicious flow of funds
Amit Shah on Friday targeted Sonia Gandhi once again over the VVIP chopper scam asking her to explain a "number of relaxations" given to AgustaWestland