AugustaWestland deal: ED registers money laundering case against ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi

In a significant development, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday registered a money laundering case against former Indian Air Force chief SP Tyagi who is one of several accused in the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal bribery case.

Chopper deal: India has to recover bank guarantee of Rs 2134 crores

India has to recover bank guarantee worth Rs 2,134 crore deposited in Italian banks after scrapping AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal.

VVIP chopper: Middleman accepts links with Tyagi family but refutes bribery

European middleman Guido Haschke, an accused in the VVIP helicopter bribery scandal, has said he had relations with the cousins of former Indian Air Force Chief SP Tyagi, but claimed he was not aware of any illegal gratification to clinch the deal.

VVIP Chopper scam: Haschke claims to have met former IAF chief 6-7 times

AgustaWestland and the Tyagi brothers have denied any wrongdoing on their behalf in the deal worth Rs 3,600 crore.

Chopper deal scam: Court allows SP Tyagi to go to Vietnam

Former IAF chief SP Tyagi, a key accused in Rs 3,600 crore VVIP helicopter deal scam, has been allowed by a Delhi court to go to Vietnam to attend a meet on nuclear disarmament.

CBI gets AgustaWestland phone call transcripts

Italian authorities have handed over to CBI transcripts of telephone conversations intercepted by them in the VVIP helicopter scam, a move which may help the agency in expediting its probe in case.

VVIP Chopper deal: India receives fresh tranche of documents

India has received a fresh tranche of crucial documents from Italy in connection with Rs 3,600 crore VVIP helicopter deal which is likely to help CBI in expediting the probe into the bribery scam.

VVIP chopper deal: CBI quizzes senior IAF official

CBI on Thursday quizzed a senior Air Force officer as witness in connection with alleged corruption in the Rs 3,600 crore VVIP Helicopter deal in which former Air Chief is one of the suspects.

VVIP chopper deal: CBI to get phone transcripts from Italy

CBI is likely to get transcripts of phone conversations of Italian middlemen involved in VVIP helicopter deal, intercepted by law enforcement authorities following court orders in European country.

Lookout notice against ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi in chopper deal: Antony

CBI has issued a lookout notice against a former IAF chief in connection with alleged irregularities in procurement of VVIP helicopters, Defence Minister AK Antony told the Lok Sabha today.

Chopper deal scam: CBI freezes bank account of ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi

CBI has frozen bank accounts of former Indian Air Force chief SP Tyagi and other Indians named as accused for allegedly receiving kickbacks in the Rs 3,600 crore VVIP helicopter deal.

Chopper deal: CBI files FIR, names ex-Air chief Tyagi

The CBI on Wednesday registered a first information report (FIR) in the high-profile AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal case.

VVIP chopper deal: CBI questions Gautam Khaitan

Former IAF chief SP Tyagi will be questioned by CBI again on Thursday on the alleged kickbacks in the USD 750 million (Rs 3,600 crore) deal for 12 VVIP helicopters.

VVIP chopper scam: CBI questions former IAF chief SP Tyagi, his cousins

Former IAF Chief SP Tyagi and his cousins were on Wednesday questioned by the CBI.

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.

VVIP chopper deal: CVC may summon Defence Ministry official

The CVC is likely to summon chief vigilance officer of the Defence Ministry apparently irked over delay in submitting its findings on a complaint of alleged irregularities in the Rs 3,600 crore VVIP chopper deal.

VVIP chopper deal: Tyagi named but CBI faces tough task

A team of the country’s premier probe agency, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), which has returned empty handed from Italy, now faces an uphill task in unraveling the truth related to the VVIP choppers deal.

VVIP chopper deal: CBI names ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi, 10 others in preliminary enquiry

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday named former Air Force Chief SP Tyagi in a preliminary enquiry (PE) on allegations of kickbacks in the Rs 3,600 crore VVIP chopper deal.

Dragging Rahul Gandhi into chopper deal baseless: Antony

Defence Minister A.K. Antony Saturday described as baseless allegations that Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi was involved in the $750 million VVIP chopper deal.

UPA govt should probe helicopter scam in totality: Joshi

BJP leader Murli Monohar Joshi said if UPA government wanted upcoming session of Parliament to function, it should accept demand for probe in totality into alleged kickbacks in VVIP helicopter deal.