Rafale Row

Showing of 21 - 40 from 63 results
Rafale Row - Total results - 63
Congress latches on to another report on Rafale, says Anil Ambani knew about MoU two weeks before Parrikar did
Politics

Congress latches on to another report on Rafale, says Anil Ambani knew about MoU two weeks before Parrikar did

Stepping up attack following another investigative report on Rafale deal, the Congress party has now alleged that Narendra Modi's 'surprise' announcement on a government-to-government contract on the defence deal was an open secret to Anil Ambani's Reliance Group.

Mayawati takes swipe at Narendra Modi over Rafale deal, says national security can be ignored for sake of 'chowkidar'
Politics

Mayawati takes swipe at Narendra Modi over Rafale deal, says national security can be ignored for sake of 'chowkidar'

According to Mayawati, the "chowkidar" was moving everywhere in the country on government expense claiming to be honest and not corrupt.

Rafale row: Rahul Gandhi accuses Narendra Modi of robbing IAF of Rs 30,000 cr in 'parallel negotiations'
Politics

Rafale row: Rahul Gandhi accuses Narendra Modi of robbing IAF of Rs 30,000 cr in 'parallel negotiations'

Rahul Gandhi was addressing a press conference on the fighter aircraft deal after a report in The Hindu quoted a Defence Ministry report that expressed strong reservations on the "parallel negotiations".

Sitharaman claims PMO only made 'periodic enquiries' into Rafale talks, but Parrikar's note proves otherwise
India

Sitharaman claims PMO only made 'periodic enquiries' into Rafale talks, but Parrikar's note proves otherwise

The Hindu's report on the Rafale deal has unsurprisingly raised the political temperature, and there is no question that the BJP-led Central government is furiously back-pedalling now.

Rahul Gandhi 'broke all norms of politics' by politicising meeting with Manohar Parrikar, says Amit Shah
Politics

Rahul Gandhi 'broke all norms of politics' by politicising meeting with Manohar Parrikar, says Amit Shah

BJP president Amit Shah hit out at Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, saying he had stooped very low by trying to politicise his visit to Goa CM Manohar Parrikar

Rajiv Saxena-Deepak Talwar deportation gives BJP a potent weapon against Rahul Gandhi's Rafale guns
India

Rajiv Saxena-Deepak Talwar deportation gives BJP a potent weapon against Rahul Gandhi's Rafale guns

The deportations of Rajiv Saxena (linked to AgustaWestland scam) and Deepak Talwar (an economic offender) give BJP the chance to highlight Narendra Modi’s image as an “anti-corruption crusader” and a “doer” who “keeps his word”

Rahul Gandhi is a 'congenital liar' who is 'hallucinating conversations', claims Smriti Irani in Facebook post
Politics

Rahul Gandhi is a 'congenital liar' who is 'hallucinating conversations', claims Smriti Irani in Facebook post

In a Facebook post titled "Is the dynast a congenital liar — India’s first post-truth politician", Smriti Irani alleged that Rahul Gandhi has engaged in "hallucinating conversations" with Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar and others.

I feel let down, says Manohar Parrikar to Rahul Gandhi over Rafale: Congress chief's image on line; he should prove charges or apologise
Politics

I feel let down, says Manohar Parrikar to Rahul Gandhi over Rafale: Congress chief's image on line; he should prove charges or apologise

To make things worse, Rahul Gandhi even quotes Manohar Parrikar as not being involved in the procurement process.

Amid Rafale row, Narendra Modi says defence projects pending for decades have materialised under his govt
India

Amid Rafale row, Narendra Modi says defence projects pending for decades have materialised under his govt

Addressing the NCC cadets in New Delhi, Narendra Modi said a lot of important decisions have been taken for defence and security in the last four-and-a-half years.

Rafale aircraft row: CAG refuses to share audit details, says any disclosure will cause 'breach of Parliament'
India

Rafale aircraft row: CAG refuses to share audit details, says any disclosure will cause 'breach of Parliament'

In its response to Pune-based activist Vihar Durve who had sought the report from CAG, the country's auditor said, "The audit is under progress and the report is yet to be finalised."

Rahul Gandhi in Dubai asserts he has 'tremendous respect' for Akhilesh Yadav, Mayawati, says he is not disappointed about their alliance
Politics

Rahul Gandhi in Dubai asserts he has 'tremendous respect' for Akhilesh Yadav, Mayawati, says he is not disappointed about their alliance

Rahul Gandhi said the Congress has not yet got the answer whether Defence Ministry officials objected to the prime minister "bypassing" the Rafale deal.

VK Singh defends Rafale deal, accuses Congress of misinforming nation 'to distract people and for political game'
India

VK Singh defends Rafale deal, accuses Congress of misinforming nation 'to distract people and for political game'

VK Singh said: "Before they (Congress) seek answers, they must first give answers to the nation. The nation needs to know that why did this deal not go through when everything had been done and at the last minute it was dropped.

Narendra Modi giving people reason to doubt him over Rafale, says HD Deve Gowda; urges PM to appear in Parliament
Politics

Narendra Modi giving people reason to doubt him over Rafale, says HD Deve Gowda; urges PM to appear in Parliament

Questioning the absence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi from Parliament during the Rafale debate, HD Deve Gowda said that former has given people reason to doubt him and when there is a charge, he should come before the House.

Rafale controversy: Rahul Gandhi accuses Narendra Modi of ‘weakening’ HAL to help ‘suit-boot friend’
Politics

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.

Rafale row: Rahul Gandhi launches fresh attack on Narendra Modi, says Arun Jaitley admitted each aircraft costs Rs 1,600-cr
Politics

Rafale row: Rahul Gandhi launches fresh attack on Narendra Modi, says Arun Jaitley admitted each aircraft costs Rs 1,600-cr

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday attacked the Narendra Modi government on the Rafale deal row.

Rafale row causes commotion in Lok Sabha: Paper planes thrown in House, govt rejects Opposition demand for JPC
Politics

Rafale row causes commotion in Lok Sabha: Paper planes thrown in House, govt rejects Opposition demand for JPC

The government rejected in the Lok Sabha the Opposition's demand for a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) probe into the Rafale fighter jet deal.

'IAF chief is lying': Congress leader Veerappa Moily accuses BS Dhanoa of 'suppressing truth' about Rafale deal, refuses to apologise
India

'IAF chief is lying': Congress leader Veerappa Moily accuses BS Dhanoa of 'suppressing truth' about Rafale deal, refuses to apologise

Congress leader Veerappa Moily on Wednesday sparked controversy by attacking IAF chief BS Dhanoa and calling him a liar over the Rafale deal. Dhanoa has earlier stated that the Supreme Court has given a “fine judgment” on petitions against the Rafale deal.

Parliament updates: Rajya Sabha adjourned for the day within moments of reconvening as Congress, BJP spar over Rafale row
Politics

Parliament updates: Rajya Sabha adjourned for the day within moments of reconvening as Congress, BJP spar over Rafale row

Parliament LIVE updates: Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu adjourned the House for the day, within four minutes of reconvening the Rajya Sabha.

Rafale deal: Nirmala Sitharaman accuses Congress of 'knowingly misleading' people on pricing of jets
Politics

Rafale deal: Nirmala Sitharaman accuses Congress of 'knowingly misleading' people on pricing of jets

Lashing out at the Gandhi family for alleging corruption in the Rafale contract, Nirmala Sitharaman said "amazing audacity" was shown by them "in not listening" to the Supreme Court's verdict in the defence deal case.