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Will pursue all remedies: Agusta on chopper deal issue

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 07, 2014, 21:12

AgustaWestland on Tuesday said it will "pursue all remedies including legal options" to protect its interests amid India`s moves to encash bank guarantees worth over Rs 2,000 crore furnished by it in the chopper deal.

VVIP chopper deal: CBI to question Guido Haschke

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 07, 2014, 20:54

Haschke is one of the 13 accused named in the FIR filed by CBI.

CBI books Brigadier in a case offshoot of VVIP chopper deal scam

Last Updated: Saturday, January 04, 2014, 20:51

In an off-shoot of VVIP helicopter deal scam, CBI on Saturday registered a case against a Brigadier working with Army Aviation Corps for allegedly fudging trial flight records of the copters.

AgustaWestland welcomes arbitration on scrapped deal

Last Updated: Friday, January 03, 2014, 01:50

Italian defence group Finmeccanica said on Thursday its AgustaWestland unit welcomed India`s decision to take part in an arbitration process over a $770 million helicopter deal.

BJP demands thorough probe into scrapped AgustaWestland deal

Last Updated: Thursday, January 02, 2014, 20:44

BJP demanded a thorough probe into the scrapped AgustaWestland chopper deal to find out the money trail and the beneficiaries.

After scrapping deal, India set for arbitration process with Agusta

Last Updated: Thursday, January 02, 2014, 19:55

India is now set to face the arbitration process invoked by the Anglo-Indian company besides initiating the process of encashing the bank guarantee of Rs 2200 crore furnished by the firm.

UK defends AgustaWestland after India scraps deal

Last Updated: Thursday, January 02, 2014, 18:53

The UK on Thursday defended Anglo-Italian firm AgustaWestland, saying time should have been given to establish the veracity of the bribery allegations before any action is taken.

Timeline of VVIP chopper deal

Last Updated: Thursday, January 02, 2014, 00:17

India on Wednesday cancelled the Rs 3,600 crore deal with AgustaWestland for supply of 12 VVIP choppers to the Air Force.

VVIP chopper deal cancelled to save first family from embarrassment: BJP

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 01, 2014, 17:34

BJP said that the decision to cancel VVIP chopper deal was taken to save the first family from embarrassment.

India scraps AugustaWestland VVIP chopper deal on New Year`s Day

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 01, 2014, 16:07

The scrapping of the deal with AugustaWestland – the British arm of Italian firm Finmeccanica - could now open the doors for fresh contract with other chopper companies like United Technologies Corp`s Sikorsky Aircraft, EADS` Eurocopter and Lockheed Martin. 

CBI to send its own team to Italy for chopper scam probe

Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 22:41

CBI will send a team to Italy only after perusing a report to be submitted by the Defence Ministry team, which is on a visit there, in connection with the ongoing trial in chopper scam.

Agusta sends notice to Defence Ministry on arbitration

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 21:07

Facing threat of cancellation of its Rs 3,600 crore deal, AgustaWestland is understood to have sent a notice to Defence Ministry.