Bofors

October 18, 2017: All you need to know

October 18, 2017: All you need to know

Oct 18, 2017, 21:12 PM IST
Three decades of Bofors case – A timeline

Three decades of Bofors case – A timeline

The Rs 1,437 crore deal between India and the Swedish arms manufacturer AB Bofors for the supply of 400 155mm Howitzer guns for the Indian Army was entered on March 24, 1986. The Swedish Radio on April 16, 1987 had claimed that the company had paid bribes to top Indian politicians and defence personnel.

Oct 18, 2017, 17:38 PM IST
Bofors scam: CBI to probe possible sabotage angle by Rajiv government

Bofors scam: CBI to probe possible sabotage angle by Rajiv government

Private detective Michael Hershmam claimed Rajiv Gandhi was "furious" 

Oct 18, 2017, 15:54 PM IST
Bofors: SC agrees to hear plea challenging dropping of charges against Hinduja brothers

Bofors: SC agrees to hear plea challenging dropping of charges against Hinduja brothers

The Bofors scandal has returned to haunt the Congress.

Sep 01, 2017, 11:41 AM IST
Breaking Bofors jinx, India signs Rs 5,000-crore deal with US for M777 lightweight howitzers

Breaking Bofors jinx, India signs Rs 5,000-crore deal with US for M777 lightweight howitzers

India and the US today inked a nearly Rs 5,000 crore deal for 145 M777 ultra-light howitzers.

Nov 30, 2016, 23:25 PM IST
Defence Ministry nod to buy 145 ultra light howitzers from US

Defence Ministry nod to buy 145 ultra light howitzers from US

The howitzers that can be heli-lifted were first proposed to be bought from BAE about 10 years back.

Jun 25, 2016, 22:28 PM IST