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Arun Jaitley to review AgustaWestland chopper scam case

Last Updated: Monday, June 02, 2014, 21:11

Defence Minister Arun Jaitley will review the Rs 3,600 crore AgustaWestland chopper deal with the ministry preparing a presentation for him on the procurement which was scrapped after allegations of bribery and payment of kickbacks.

At least 16 missing after Russian chopper crashes into lake

Last Updated: Sunday, June 01, 2014, 14:44

At least 16 people were missing after a helicopter believed to be carrying top regional officials and businessmen crashed into a lake in northwestern Russia, police and the emergencies ministry said today.

Narrow escape for Akhilesh as bird hits chopper

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 16:09

UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and his wife Dimple Yadav had a narrow escape after their chopper was hit by a bird, forcing it to make an emergency landing.

Agusta guarantees: Defence Minister to take steps to recover amount

Last Updated: Sunday, May 25, 2014, 14:34

After an Italian court partially lifted the freeze and allowed India to encash bank guarantees worth Rs 1,818 crore deposited by AgustaWestland in the VVIP chopper deal.

Italian court allows India to partially encash Agusta bank guarantees

Last Updated: Saturday, May 24, 2014, 16:30

Lifting a freeze partially, an Italian court has allowed India to encash bank guarantees worth about Rs 1,818 crore deposited by AgustaWestland in a bank there in the VVIP chopper deal which has been scrapped because of bribery allegations.

Setback for India as Italian court revokes guarantee freeze in Finmeccanica case

Last Updated: Saturday, May 24, 2014, 01:02

Finmeccanica said on Friday an Italian court had revoked a freeze on up to 228 million euros ($311 million) of bank guarantees that India was seeking to recover in a dispute with the Italian defence group over a scrapped helicopter deal.

Chopper service enlivens Chardham yatra

Last Updated: Thursday, May 22, 2014, 18:19

The recent launch of chopper services between Linchauli to Kedarnath in Rudraprayag district seems to have enlivened the Chardham yatra, which had a low key opening this season due to bad weather.

Chartered chopper services launched in West Bengal

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 16:54

The West Bengal government introduced chartered helicopter services from the Behala flying club in Kolkata to six destinations in the state.

Chopper deal: CBI says it wants to quiz Governors as witnesses

Last Updated: Sunday, May 18, 2014, 14:35

CBI has clarified to Law Ministry that it wants to question two Governors MK Narayanan and B V Wanchoo of West Bengal and Goa respectively as "witnesses" in connection with VVIP helicopter deal.

One killed,11 injured in Kenyan chopper crash

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 02:39

At least one person was killed and 11 injured after a Kenyan military helicopter crashed in the country`s Mandera county, a government official said Monday.

Chopper services to Kedarnath to be launched from May 12

Last Updated: Friday, May 09, 2014, 17:23

Uttarakhand government will launch chopper services between Linchauli and Kedarnath from May 12 to help devotees reach the Himalayan shrine comfortably.

Helicopter crash off Ghana kills at least 3: Military

Last Updated: Friday, May 09, 2014, 05:38

Three people were killed when a helicopter carrying eight passengers crashed off Ghana`s western coast, home to the nation`s offshore oil industry, the military said.