27 May 2016
New Delhi: Parliament's Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has decided to take up the CAG report on the contentious AgustaWestland choppers issue apart from over half-a-dozen other defence-related matters.
27 May 2016
New Delhi: The nexus between the middlemen, arms agents and Defence Ministry officials has been broken, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said today and termed it as one of the "biggest achievement" of the NDA government.
25 May 2016
New Delhi: The government has withdrawn the tender for purchase of 98 torpedos for Scorpene submarines which a subsidiary of chopper scam tainted Italian defence conglomerate Finmeccanica had won during the UPA regime.
14 May 2016
New Delhi: A court here today took cognizance of a charge-sheet filed against environmentalist RK Pachauri, accused of sexually harassing a colleague in The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI).
30 Mar 2016
Mumbai: Enforcement Directorate (ED) today filed its first chargesheet in the Rs 870 crore Maharashtra Sadan scam and related money laundering cases in which veteran NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal, his son Pankaj and nephew Samir have been named.
13 May 2016
Raipur: Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh last night described as "baseless and politically motivated" the allegations of Swaraj Abhiyan leaders of floating a global tender in a "shady manner" to purchase a specific AgustaWestland helicopter by paying "over 30 percent" commission without exploring options.
20 Jul 2013
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05 Jan 2016
Kolkata: The CBI yesterday filed a supplementary charge sheet in Saradha scam against the estranged wife of former Union minister Matang Sinh, Manoranjana Sinh, along with Saradha group Chairman Sudipta Sen and businessman Santanu Ghosh.
08 May 2016
New Delhi: Public Accounts Committee of Parliament headed by senior Congress leader K V Thomas, which was reconstituted this week, is likely to take up the contentious AgustaWestland case, an issue which has created a political firestorm both within and outside Parliament.
08 May 2016
New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) questioned cousins of former Indian Air Force Chief S P Tyagi--Sanjeev, Rajeev and Sandeep--besides advocate Gautam Khaitan for nearly eight hours asking exhaustively about finances, firms established by them and their relations with European middlemen in Agusta Westland VVIP helicopter deal.