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Apr 16, 2019
Delhi court grants bail to AgustaWestland chopper scam accused Gautam Khaitan in a money laundering caseKhaitan had been arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) and the CBI a few years ago in connection with their probe but was granted bail in the case.
Feb 15, 2019
Delhi court reserves order for 19 February on Gautam Khaitan's bail plea, ED calls him 'habitual offender'A Delhi court Friday reserved its order for 19 February on AgustaWestland accused and lawyer Gautam Khaitan's bail plea
Jan 26, 2019
AgustaWestland VVIP chopper case: ED arrests lawyer Gautam Khaitan in fresh case of money launderingGautam Khaitan, the accused in the AgustaWestland scam case, has been accused of routing money through countries like Dubai, UK, Zambia, Tunisia, Kenya, Mauritius, Singapore, Switzerland and others.
Sep 18, 2018
'China's BRI a debt trap': Editorial in Nepali newspaper claims to be 'aghast' at govt's decision while Pakistan, Malaysia reviewing projectChina could emerge as a neo-colonial power in the new world order if its landmark Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), at some instances, appears to be guided by the colonial philosophy that was followed by the Europeans.
Sep 03, 2018
Xi Jinping offers another $60 billion to African nations, denies engaging in 'debt trap' diplomacyXi Jinping promised development that people on the continent could see and touch, but that would also be green and sustainable.
Aug 29, 2018
China's conquest of economies at full steam as Beijing spreads tentacles of debt across cash-starved African, Pacific Island nationsIf economic conditions continued to worsen in countries like Zambia and Kenya owing to and despite the Chinese debt “aid”, Beijing is going to have a very hard time selling BRI projects to countries having slightest capacity to stand up on their own.
Aug 11, 2018
FIFA bans former African Footballer of the Year Kalusha Bwalya for two years over links to banned Qatari officialFormer African Footballer of the Year Kalusha Bwalya was banned for two years by FIFA after an investigation into his links to banned Qatari official.
May 23, 2018
Sterlite protest in Thoothukudi: In 2015, villagers in Zambia took Vedanta to court over toxic leaks from copper plantVedanta has run into trouble for its projects in several states across India. But even outside the country, Vedanta has reportedly fallen afoul of the law.
Jan 20, 2018
'Visit Shithole': How African countries are using Donald Trump's racist jibe to promote tourismFirst, there was outrage in Africa at US president Donald Trump's vulgar comment about the continent. Now some governments and tourism operators are humorously exploiting it to promote Africa's many attractions
Nov 24, 2017
Zimbabweans question if new leader Emmerson Mnangagwa, former ally of Robert Mugabe, will bring changeZimbabwe's incoming leader Emmerson Mnangagwa, widely known as the Crocodile, is seen as a smart, ruthless politician, and many question if he will be able to bring the change the country craves.