Giuseppe Orsi

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
AgustaWestland: Italy court suspends Finmeccanica ex-boss ​Giuseppe Orsi's corruption sentence

AgustaWestland: Italy court suspends Finmeccanica ex-boss ​Giuseppe Orsi's corruption sentence

Italy's highest court has suspended a sentence handed earlier this year to the former boss of aerospace and defence group Finmeccanica, Giuseppe Orsi, for false accounting and corruption in connection with the sale of 12 luxury helicopters to India, Italian media reported.

Dec 17, 2016, 09:34 AM IST
Agustawestland scam: CBI to grill ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi, two brothers

Agustawestland scam: CBI to grill ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi, two brothers

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday linked the alleged irregularities in the Rs 3600 crore VVIP chopper deal with AgustaWestland to former Indian Air Force (IAF) chief SP Tyagi. 

Apr 30, 2016, 21:28 PM IST
VVIP chopper scam: Finmeccanica's ex-boss jailed for corruption

VVIP chopper scam: Finmeccanica's ex-boss jailed for corruption

Giuseppe Orsi has been sentenced by the Milan appeals court to 4.5 years in jail.

Apr 08, 2016, 16:21 PM IST

'Chopper verdict upholds honour of ex-IAF chief'

After a court in Italy on Thursday found him not guilty of corruption in the 2010 deal to supply India with AgustaWestland helicopters, Giuseppe Orsi, the former chief executive of Italian firm Finmeccanica said the judgement upheld the honour of India's ex-air chief, Air Chief Marshal SP Tyagi, falsely accused of wrongdoing.

Oct 10, 2014, 13:43 PM IST

VVIP chopper deal: CBI Director meets Indian envoy in Italy

CBI Director Ranjeet Sinha has met Indian envoy in Italy in connection with its probe into alleged irregularities in Rs 3,600 AgustaWestland helicopter deal.

Apr 18, 2014, 18:48 PM IST

Chopper scam: Bribery trial of ex-Finmeccanica CEO opens in Italy

Giuseppe Orsi, who resigned in February, faces corruption charges in a case that has tarnished the state-controlled company.

Jun 19, 2013, 16:22 PM IST

VVIP chopper deal: Former Finmeccanica chief Giuseppe Orsi released from jail

Former Finmeccanica CEO Giuseppe Orsi, who faces an `instant trial` in June over allegations of corruption in the Rs 3,600 crore VVIP chopper deal with India, was today released from jail.

May 04, 2013, 18:21 PM IST

VVIP chopper scam: Trial to begin from June 19 in Italy

`Instant trial` against ex-CEO of Italian firm Finmeccanica Giuseppe Orsi and Agusta Westland’s CEO Bruno Spagnoli for kickbacks in Rs 3,600 crore VVIP chopper deal with India will begin on June 19.

May 03, 2013, 21:11 PM IST

VVIP chopper deal: CBI shares documents with ED

CBI has shared crucial documents with the Enforcement Directorate (ED) showing money trail of the alleged Rs 362-crore kickback in the VVIP chopper deal with Anglo-Italian firm AgustaWestland.

Mar 24, 2013, 17:55 PM IST

Antony had questioned IAF plans for VVIP chopper trials

In VVIP chopper deal, Defence Minister A K Antony had raised questions over IAF`s plans to hold field evaluation trials of Anglo-Italian AW-101 and American Sikorsky S-92 choppers not in India.

Mar 17, 2013, 18:41 PM IST

VVIP chopper deal: No wrongdoing in links with software firms, says AgustaWestland

Facing threat of cancellation of helicopter deal, AgustaWestland claimed there was no wrongdoing in links with software firms, which were used to pay kickbacks in the Rs 3,600 crore chopper contract.

Mar 15, 2013, 20:58 PM IST

VVIP chopper scam: Govt gets first set of documents from Italy

The government has received the first set of official documents from Italy in connection with the VVIP chopper scam.

Mar 11, 2013, 20:59 PM IST

IAF, defence accts officers to help CBI probe in chopper deal

Indian Air Force and Defence Accounts Department will join CBI formed to probe allegation of payment of kickbacks in Rs 3,600 crore VVIP helicopter deal as investigators prepare to examine suspects.

Mar 03, 2013, 18:09 PM IST

VVIP chopper scam: Orsi quizzed by Italian magistrate

Former Finmeccanica CEO Giuseppe Orsi was questioned by Italian magistrate in connection with allegations that kickbacks to the tune of Rs 362 crore were paid in India to bag VVIP helicopter deal.

Feb 28, 2013, 19:39 PM IST

VVIP chopper scam: Finmeccanica promises help to CBI team in probe

CBI met top officials of Italian government-controlled Finmeccanica group, parent company of AgustaWestland helicopters, who promised assistance in probing bribery allegations against Indians.

Feb 21, 2013, 19:05 PM IST

Chopper deal: Reveal names of journos on Orsi`s payroll, says Italian lawmaker

In wake of corruption allegations against Finmeccanica, Italian lawmaker asked Prime Minister Mario Monti to reveal names of journalists on payroll of former CEO of defence firm Giuseppe Orsi.

Feb 18, 2013, 21:54 PM IST

BJP attacks Antony on chopper deal

BJP attacked Defence Minister A.K. Antony on the VVIP chopper deal, saying he was "guilty" too as deal came about during his tenure, and said it will raise the issue during coming budget session.

Feb 18, 2013, 18:09 PM IST

Chopper deal: Haschke cleaned up documents on scam, Indian team set to leave for Italy

Alleged middleman Guido Haschke had "cleaned up" all the documents from his computer related to the VVIP chopper deal mired in allegations of kickbacks, it was revealed today, as an Indian team was set to leave for Italy on Monday to gather evidence in the bribery case.

Feb 17, 2013, 18:28 PM IST

Chopper deal: CBI engages a lawyer in Italy

CBI has engaged a lawyer in Italy to represent India`s case with Italian government and the local courts to find out the role of Indians in alleged kickbacks in Rs 3,600 crore VVIP helicopter deal.

Feb 17, 2013, 18:05 PM IST