CBI unlikely to give clearance to AgustaWestland

The CBI is unlikely to give clearance to AgustaWestland, facing alleged bribery charges, for taking part in 'Make in India' programme after the company made a request citing an Italian court order acquitting it on charges of international corruption in sale of VVIP choppers to India.

VVIP chopper deal: ED questions former IAF Group Captain

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday questioned a former IAF Group Captain in connection with its money laundering probe in the multi-crore AgustaWestland VVIP helicopter deal.

VVIP chopper deal case: ED summons two ex-IAF officers

The Enforcement Directorate on Tuesday issued summons to two retired Indian Air Force (IAF) officers in connection with the money laundering probe in the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal case.

Finmeccanica to attend Aero India show, not AgustaWestland

Although tainted in a scam involving VVIP helicopters, Italian firm Finmeccanica will be present at the Aero India show in Bengaluru, a year after being asked to leave the military exhibition Defexpo. AgustaWestland will, however, not come to the show.

VVIP chopper deal: ED dispatches LRs to two countries

Enforcement Directorate has sent the first set of judicial request letters to Tunisia and Italy in connection with its money laundering probe into alleged kickbacks in the Rs 3,600-crore VVIP chopper deal.

ED to verify process to summon Italians over chopper deal

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) told a court here Monday that it will verify the process of serving summons to two Italian nationals summoned as accused in a money-laundering case related to the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal.

American company bags contract for Navy's 16 multi-role choppers

The United States' Sikorsky has bagged the contract for Indian Navy's Rs 6,000-crore proposal for acquisition of 16 multi-role helicopters for its warships, official sources said on Friday.

Delhi HC denies Gautam Khaitan bail in VVIP chopper case

 The Delhi High Court on Wednesday dismissed the bail plea of businessman Gautam Khaitan who was arrested in a money laundering case related to the AgustaWestland VIP chopper deal.

VVIP Chopper case: HC dismisses Gautam Khaitan's bail plea

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday dismissed the bail plea of businessman Gautam Khaitan, who was arrested in a money laundering case in connection with the Rs 3,600 crore VVIP chopper deal.

AgustaWestland deal investigation at 'advanced stage': Govt

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday said investigation into irregularities in the scrapped Rs 3,600 crore AgustaWestland deal is at an advanced stage.

Chopper deal: Court to consider charge sheet Nov 28

A court here Monday fixed Nov 28 for considering the charge-sheet filed against businessman Gautam Khaitan and others, including two Italians, in connection with its money laundering case related to the AgustaWestland VIP chopper deal.

Chopper deal: Court extends Gautam Khaitan's custody

A court here Friday extended till Nov 28 the judicial custody of businessman Gautam Khaitan arrested in a money laundering case related to the AgustaWestland VIP chopper deal.

Chopper deal: Court extends Khaitan's custody till November 14

A court here Monday extended till Nov 14 the judicial custody of businessman Gautam Khaitan, arrested in a money laundering case related to the AgustaWestland VIP chopper deal.

VVIP chopper deal: Delhi HC issues notice to ED, Centre on Gautam Khaitan's bail plea

The Delhi High Court on Thursday issued notices to Enforcement Directorate (ED) and the Centre in response the bail application moved businessman Gautam Khaitan, who has ben arrested in Rs 3,600-cr VVIP chopper deal related money laundering case.

VVIP chopper deal: Court extends Khaitan's judicial custody

A Delhi court on Tuesday extended till November 03 the judicial custody of businessman Gautam Khaitan, arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in a money laundering case related to the Rs 3,600 crore VVIP chopper deal.

SIT on blackmoney to help probe money trail in chopper deal

The Special Investigation Team (SIT) on black money will assist in the probe into money trail of alleged kickbacks in the Rs 3600-crore AgustaWestland choppers deal with Enforcement Directorate seeking its help to send abroad about half-a-dozen judicial requests for cooperation.

VVIP chopper deal: Indian agencies should come to same conclusion as Italian, says Ex-IAF chief

 Former IAF Chief S P Tyagi on Thursday said he expects the Indian investigation agencies to come to the same conclusion as the Italian agencies which found no evidence of any bribery in the controversial VVIP Helicopter deal involving AgustaWestland.

VVIP chopper deal: ED questions ex-IAF chief's cousin

Enforcement Directorate on Tuesday questioned Sanjeev Tyagi, cousin of former IAF chief SP Tyagi, in connection with its money laundering probe into the Rs 3,600 crore AgustaWestland VVIP helicopter deal.

Chopper deal case: Delhi court asks ED to respond to plea by accused

A Delhi court on Monday asked the Enforcement Directorate to respond to a plea of a businessman charged with money laundering in the Rs 3,600-crore VVIP chopper deal seeking bail on the ground that an Italian court has acquitted two foreigners of graft charges.

Finmeccanica hopeful of reopening dialogue with Defence Ministry

With an Italian court acquitting its two former bosses of corruption charges, defence firm Finmeccanica on Friday said they can reopen dialogue with the Indian Defence Ministry, which had scrapped its Rs 3,600 crore contract for supplying 12 VVIP helicopters.