India’s move to acquire 114 fifth generation combat jets impressive but leaves IAF vulnerable for years to come
Fact is that this latest call to the world, while impressive, does not address the immediate paucity in the fighter frontline in IAF
It is alleged that Bhaben Mitra, Senior Manager Finance at HAL in Odisha, in conspiracy with other employees misappropriated amounts by committing forgery of documents, siphoning off Rs 13.28 crore from the coffers of the cash-strapped PSU between 2013 and 2017.
Rafale controversy: Rahul Gandhi accuses Narendra Modi of ‘weakening’ HAL to help ‘suit-boot friend’
Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "weakening" the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) to help his "suit-boot" friend.
AgustaWestland case: Christian Michel names 'Mrs Gandhi'; alleged middleman sent to 7-day ED custody
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday told Delhi's Patiala Court that the prime accused in the AgustaWestland VVIP Chopper case, Christian Michel, has named "Mrs Gandhi" while being interrogated, but the context of his statement was not clear.
Rafale fighter aircraft will not be ready to fly at Bengaluru's Aero India air show in February: IAF official
The controversial Rafale fighter India ordered would not be ready to fly at the Bengaluru air show in February, an IAF official said on Sunday.
Opposition's demand to share technical details of Rafale deal 'makes no sense': Former defence minister Sharad Pawar
At a time the opposition led by the Congress is mounting attacks on the government over the Rafale fighter jet issue, NCP chief Sharad Pawar has said people "do not have doubts" over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intentions.
IAF has put in a formal request to the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) for an additional 83 Tejas Mark-1A Light Combat Aircraft
Rahul Gandhi on Thursday attacked prime minister Narendra Modi over the Rafale fighter aircraft agreement