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Jan 24, 2019
'Rafale is not 2G or Bofors': Nirmala Sitharaman rejects demand for JPC probe into fighter jet dealDefence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday rejected the demand for a Joint Parliamentary Committee to look into the Rafale deal, saying it was unlike the 2G spectrum or Bofors issues where aspects like the money trail surfaced.
Jan 03, 2019
Rafale deal row: By skulking in shadows, Narendra Modi giving Rahul Gandhi leeway to hurt BJPWhile Prime Minister Narendra Modi has no call to respond to Rahul Gandhi’s challenge to have a debate on the Rafale deal, by the same token he does have the responsibility to the people of India to speak out
Jan 02, 2019
'Rahul Gandhi played on Quattrocchi's lap, his audiotape on Rafale is fake': Key quotes from Arun Jaitley's rebuttal in Lok SabhaFinance Minister Arun Jaitley's attack came after Congress president Rahul Gandhi cited a purported audio tape of a Goa minister but refused to authenticate it. Here are the five key statements the Union minister made in the Lower House.
Aug 18, 2018
After Sacred Games controversy, petitioner files plea seeking regulation of OTT web series contentThe lawyer, Nikhil Bhalla, has filed the public interest litigation (PIL) seeking the removal of two contents from Sacred Games that according to him "tarnished" the image of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi.
Jul 24, 2018
Congress manufactured fake row over Rafale deal to overcome limitations of its leadership, writes Arun JaitleyWhat does the party do if its leader has inherent and inbuilt limitations? Its strategy, therefore, is one of distortion. If you have no issue, manufacture one. Hence the Rafale’s fake controversy.
Feb 04, 2018
Bofors case: 27 years after its formation, parliamentary panel likely to finalise report on controversy in Budget SessionA parliamentary panel looking into the Bofors gun deal for almost 27 years is likely to finalise its report on the issue in the current Budget Session
Jan 30, 2018
AG's views against CBI filing appeal in Bofors case not binding: Govt tells Parliamentary panelSources said the CBI is likely to decide in the next three days whether it will file a Special Leave Petition (SLP) in the case or it will go ahead as a respondent in an existing case.
Jan 07, 2018
Mumbai CBI court convicts two for cheating, criminal conspiracy in Bofors scandal-related caseIn an offshoot of the Bofors guns purchase case, two executives of a private company on Sunday have been convicted by a Special CBI court in Mumbai for criminal conspiracy and cheating the Swedish company.
Sep 24, 2017
Pokhran M-777 gun explosion happened because of faulty ammunition, reveals probeA preliminary investigation has found that faulty ammunition was the reason behind the explosion on the Army's new long-range ultra-light (ULH) howitzer M-777 in Pokhran.
Sep 01, 2017
Bofors case: Supreme Court likely to begin final hearing on 1986 Howitzer gun deal scandal in OctoberSupreme Court is likely to hear in October a plea against Hinduja brothers for their alleged involvement in the kickbacks in purchase of Bofors howitzer guns