Chopper scam

VVIP chopper deal: Specifications were changed to favour AgustaWestland, says CBI

VVIP chopper deal: Specifications were changed to favour AgustaWestland, says CBI

Accused hatched a criminal conspiracy to change the specifications of the contract to favour AgustaWestland in VVIP chopper deal, CBI has said.

Oct 09, 2017, 20:11 PM IST

Chopper scam: CBI chargesheets ex-IAF Chief S P Tyagi, others

Tyagi, who had retired in 2007, his cousin Sanjeev and Khaitan were arrested on December 9 last year by CBI in the case. These accused are currently on bail.

 

Sep 01, 2017, 20:32 PM IST
AugustaWestland case: CBI's plea challenging bail plea of SP Tyagi deferred till Feb 1

AugustaWestland case: CBI's plea challenging bail plea of SP Tyagi deferred till Feb 1

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday deferred the hearing of the Central Bureau of Investigation`s (CBI) plea challenging the bail of former air chief S.P. Tyagi and others in Augusta Westland case till February 1.

Jan 25, 2017, 14:35 PM IST
AgustaWestland scam: Ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi's bail plea to be heard on Dec 23

AgustaWestland scam: Ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi's bail plea to be heard on Dec 23

A Delhi Court on Wednesday adjourned the hearing on the bail plea of retired Air Chief Marshal SP Tyagi and two other accused in the AgustaWestland chopper scam case till December 23.

Dec 21, 2016, 21:26 PM IST
VVIP chopper scam: Key middleman approaches CBI, says ready to divulge if not arrested by India

VVIP chopper scam: Key middleman approaches CBI, says ready to divulge if not arrested by India

A key middleman in VVIP chopper scam has written to CBI, saying he is willing to meet with Indian investigating officers in Dubai.

Aug 30, 2016, 10:29 AM IST

No witch hunting in Agusta probe: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday ruled out political witch hunt in the probe into the AgustaWestland chopper deal, saying investigating agencies will do a professional job and whatever names come up, "let's see".

Jun 28, 2016, 00:08 AM IST
Congress' 'Save Democracy March' a rally a ruse to divert focus from chopper scam: Venkaiah Naidu

Congress' 'Save Democracy March' a rally a ruse to divert focus from chopper scam: Venkaiah Naidu

The rally saw Rahul Gandhi and Manmohan Singh attacking the Modi dispensation over pulling down of Congress governments in Arunachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand.

May 06, 2016, 17:19 PM IST
Chopper scam: Amit Shah mounts attack on Sonia Gandhi, poses 4 questions on her

Chopper scam: Amit Shah mounts attack on Sonia Gandhi, poses 4 questions on her

BJP chief Amit Shah on Friday renewed attack on Congress president Sonia Gandhi over the AgustaWestland VIP chopper deal, asking on whose behest the terms of the contract were tweaked.

Apr 29, 2016, 18:30 PM IST

Chopper scam: Willing to come to India and face probe, says AgustaWestland middleman Christian James Michel

 Amid raging row over VVIP chopper scam, James Michel, the middleman in the AgustaWestland deal, has said that he has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene in the matter.

Apr 28, 2016, 00:46 AM IST

VVIP chopper scam: SC should take serious measures on Italian court verdict, says Swamy

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Apr 27, 2016, 12:16 PM IST

VVIP chopper scam: Italian court verdict spells trouble for Congress

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Apr 27, 2016, 12:11 PM IST
BJP to corner Congress in Parliament on AgustaWestland deal, Ishrat Jahan case; Subramanian Swamy to raise issue in Rajya Sabha

BJP to corner Congress in Parliament on AgustaWestland deal, Ishrat Jahan case; Subramanian Swamy to raise issue in Rajya Sabha

The BJP is all set to corner the Congress in Parliament on various issues like AgustaWestland, Ishrat Jahan case and Aircel-Maxis deal, as per reports.

Apr 26, 2016, 18:11 PM IST
'British arms agent claims Modi govt offered to trade Italian marines in exchange for proof against Sonia Gandhi'

'British arms agent claims Modi govt offered to trade Italian marines in exchange for proof against Sonia Gandhi'

A British arms agent, wanted in a helicopter scam, has alleged that Narendra Modi government offered Italy the freedom of two marines in exchange for evidence linking Sonia Gandhi to the corruption.

Feb 03, 2016, 00:33 AM IST

VVIP chopper deal: ED questions ex-IAF Air Marshal

Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday questioned former IAF Air Marshal Gautam Nayyar in connection with its money laundering probe in the multi-crore AgustaWestland VVIP helicopter deal.

Mar 19, 2015, 23:02 PM IST

Chopper scam: Court grants bail to Ritu Khaitan

A Delhi court on Friday granted bail to Ritu Khaitan, who along with her husband Gautam Khaitan and others, was chargesheeted by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in a money-laundering case relating to the Rs 3,600 crore VVIP chopper deal.

Feb 06, 2015, 20:29 PM IST

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.

Nov 28, 2014, 15:50 PM IST

VVIP chopper scam: I am relieved, says SP Tyagi

Facing a CBI probe for his alleged role in the Rs 3600 crore VVIP chopper scam, former IAF chief SP Tyagi on Thursday said he was relieved by the verdict of an Italian court which acquitted two former CEOs of Finmeccannica of corruption charges in the case there.

Oct 09, 2014, 22:16 PM IST

Chopper scam: Two ex-bosses of Finmeccanica cleared of graft

Former Finmeccanica CEO Giuseppe Orsi and ex-AgustaWestland head Bruno Spagnolini were on Thursday acquitted of corruption charges in the Rs 3,600 crore VVIP chopper deal with India but were sentenced to two-year jail term on lesser charges of falsification of invoices.

Oct 09, 2014, 20:18 PM IST

Def Min to keep out Finmeccanica group from military show

After scrapping the Rs 3,600 crore chopper contract, Defence Ministry today said it is ousting AgustaWestland`s parent company Finmeccannica from the biennial military exhibition DefExpo starting February 6.

Jan 24, 2014, 20:22 PM IST

CBI seeks President nod to examine Governors` in chopper deal

After the refusal by Law Ministry, the CBI has now approached President`s office seeking permission to record as witness the statements of Governors M K Narayanan and B V Wanchoo.

Jan 21, 2014, 22:03 PM IST