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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
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.