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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
Jul 30, 2017
Bofors scandal: Public Accounts Committee asks defence ministry for missing files to check CAG compliancePAC) has asked the Defence Ministry to trace and share with it all missing files related to the Bofors scandal, according to its two members.
Jul 16, 2017
Indian Army conducts field trials of M-777 ultra-light howitzers in Rajasthan's PokhranExhaustive field trials are being carried out on two long-range ultra-light howitzers in Pokhran which the Indian Army received from the US after a gap of 30 years since the Bofors scandal broke out, an official said.
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.
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.
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.