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Mar 07, 2019
Editors Guild condemns AG KK Venugopal's 'threats' of action against The Hindu, urges govt not to curb media freedomThe Editors Guild said it was perturbed over such threats and that these would intimidate the media in general and curb its freedom to report and comment on the Rafale deal in particular.
Mar 06, 2019
Rafale row: War of words between AG, SC bench over stolen documents; next hearing on 14 MarchAfter what was an intense round of arguments and counterarguments over the allegations of corruption the Rafale fighter jet deal, the Supreme Court Wednesday adjourned the hearing for 14 March.
Mar 04, 2019
'Why didn't you induct even one Rafale jet into IAF during your regime,' Mayawati asks Narendra ModiLast week after the Indian Air Force struck a Jaish-e-Mohammad camp in Balakot, about 80 km from the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir, Prime Minister Modi said, "Rafale fighters could have delivered even better results"
Mar 02, 2019
Narendra Modi says country 'feeling absence of Rafale', accuses Opposition of compromising India's interestsModi also hit out at his detractors saying they are free to criticise him but their tirade should not help terrorists like Masood Azhar and Hafiz Saeed.
Feb 13, 2019
NDA sealed Rafale deal for lower price, it also saved 17.8% on ISE, says CAG; criticises passing benefits to DassaultThe CAG report on Rafale deal, which was tabled in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday, has countered the misconception that the NDA government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi went for a costly deal with France.
Jan 29, 2019
Hours after attacking Manohar Parrikar on Twitter over Rafale deal, Rahul Gandhi visits Goa CM at his officeWithin 24 hours since he launched a fresh attack on Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar over his role in the Rafale deal, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi paid a visit to Parrikar on Tuesday.
Jan 24, 2019
Gujarat couple earns Narendra Modi's praise for defending his govt's Rafale deal in wedding card; 'ingenious', says PMA Gujarat couple has earned praise from Prime Minister Narendra Modi for designing their wedding invitation card with a dedicated page justifying the NDA government's decision to buy Rafale fighter jets.
Jan 04, 2019
IAF to deploy Rafale jets in Haryana's Ambala, West Bengal's Hashimara; infrastructure assessment completed at both basesAccording to IAF officials, the first Rafale would be handed over to the Indian Air Force in September 2019 but it would be required to undergo intensive 1,500 hours of testing to validate the India Specific Enhancements on it.
Dec 20, 2018
Daily Bulletin: Upendra Kushwaha to join UPA; US calls troops home from Syria; Priyanka, Nick host reception in Mumbai; day's top storiesToday's top stories: Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas host reception in Mumbai; rump declares victory over IS in Syria, orders US troops home; Upendra Kushwaha likely to join Mahagathbandhan today; and more.
Dec 17, 2018
Rafale deal row: Nirmala Sitharaman says Congress showed 'amazing audacity' by not listening to SC's verdictDefence Minister Niramala Sitharaman on Monday attacked opposition Congress, alleging that the party was "knowingly" misleading people over the pricing of Rafale jets.