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Sep 14, 2018
Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa's thumbs-up for Rafale jet has no relevance; no such thing as 'bad' fighter aircraftWe are way past the time for endorsements for the Rafale. We need to appreciate that there is more than one enemy at the gate and the IAF is relatively toothless
Sep 09, 2018
Supreme Court lawyer Prashant Bhushan claims IAF officials being pressured to praise Rafale dealThe Opposition parties and many activists have been questioning the change in the Rafale deal for the purchase of the Rafale fighter jets by the present government.
Sep 08, 2018
Rafale deal a scam of unimaginable proportion, BJP govt compromised on national security: Prashant BhushanPrashant Bhushan termed the Rafale fighter aircraft deal "a scam of unimaginable proportion".
Aug 09, 2018
Bofors pales in comparison to Rafale scam, say Yashwant Sinha and Arun Shourie; Jaitley, Sitharaman defend govtThe Rafale deal is a case of "monumental criminal misconduct" by the NDA government and the scam involving it is much bigger than the Bofors scandal, former Union ministers Yashwant Sinha and Arun Shourie have alleged, demanding a time-bound probe into the contract by national auditor CAG.
Jun 08, 2018
Indigenous Dhanush artillery gun clears final test at Pokhran, ready for inductionThe Dhanush artillery gun has passed tests under severe cold conditions in Sikkim and Leh and in hot and humid weather in Balasore, Odisha, Babina in Jhansi and in the desert of Pokhran in Rajasthan, Singh said.
Mar 03, 2018
'Don't even compare Rafale deal with Bofors': Nirmala Sitharaman refutes corruption allegationsNirmala Sitharaman on Saturday asserted there can be no comparison between the scam-hit Bofors gun deal and the procurement of the Rafale fighter aircraft.
Feb 13, 2018
Justice Khanwilkar recuses himself from SC bench hearing Bofors case, doesn't cite reason for moveJustice AM Khanwilkar of the Supreme Court on Tuesday recused himself from hearing the politically sensitive Rs 64 crore Bofors payoff case.
Feb 07, 2018
#TheGreatRafaleMystery: Rahul Gandhi attacks Narendra Modi over Rafale deal after govt refuses to divulge priceMeanwhile, the revelation of the existence of a secrecy clause in Rafale deal is news, the controversy surrounding the multi-billion deal isn't.
Feb 04, 2018
CBI decision to move court on Bofors an act of malice, says Congress leader Ashwani KumarCongress leader and former law minister Ashwani Kumar has alleged that the CBI's decision to move the Supreme Court in the Bofors case was "politically motivated" and a "gross act of malice", and held that the matter will be decided in the "peoples' court".
Feb 02, 2018
Crucial Supreme Court hearing in Bofors case does not take place as matter does not reach boardThe much-awaited crucial hearing in the politically-sensitive Rs 64 crore Bofors pay-off case on Friday did not take place in the Supreme Court as the matter did not reach the board.