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VVIP Chopper scam: Pleased to give statement to CBI, says Wanchoo

Last Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014, 01:53

Goa Governor BV Wanchoo has said he was "pleased" to have given CBI his statement in connection with the alleged bribery scandal in the VVIP helicopter deal and hoped that the agency would now bring the truth out in the case at the earliest.

ED begins forex violations probe into VVIP chopper deal case

Last Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014, 11:47

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has begun financial investigations into allegations of bribery in the Rs 3,600 crore VVIP chopper deal with AgustaWestland.

Arun Jaitley to review AgustaWestland chopper scam case

Last Updated: Monday, June 02, 2014, 21:11

Defence Minister Arun Jaitley will review the Rs 3,600 crore AgustaWestland chopper deal with the ministry preparing a presentation for him on the procurement which was scrapped after allegations of bribery and payment of kickbacks.

SG advises against immediate steps to blacklist AgustaWestland

Last Updated: Monday, May 05, 2014, 23:14

The government`s move to blacklist Anglo-Italian firm AgustaWestland in the wake of bribery allegations in VVIP helicopter deal is set to be delayed with Solicitor General Mohan Parasaran advising against any immediate action.

VVIP chopper deal: CBI Director meets Indian envoy in Italy

Last Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014, 18:48

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.

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

Last Updated: Sunday, March 02, 2014, 16:22

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

`Strict action necessary to check malpractices in acquisition`

Last Updated: Thursday, February 06, 2014, 19:53

After scrapping AgustaWestland chopper deal, AK Antony said cancelling contracts leads to delays in modernisation, government will take actions to end malpractices in military acquisition process.

VVIP chopper scam a repeat of Bofors, will raise in Parliament: BJP

Last Updated: Sunday, February 02, 2014, 16:08

BJP on Sunday hit out at Sonia Gandhi over claims that an alleged middlemen in the VVIP chopper scam had asked a contact in India to "target" the Congress chief and her advisors to clinch the deal, saying it was a repeat of the Bofors scam and the issue will be raised in parliament.

Target Sonia, her advisers: VVIP chopper deal middleman told AgustaWestland

Last Updated: Sunday, February 02, 2014, 10:43

The alleged middleman involved in the VVIP chopper deal, Christian Michel, had reportedly asked his Indian contact to target UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and her close advisers to bag the deal.

VVIP chopper scam: `Middleman told AgustaWestland to target Sonia Gandhi, advisers`

Last Updated: Saturday, February 01, 2014, 21:22

One of the alleged middlemen in the VVIP chopper scam had asked a contact in India to target UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and the then NSA MK Narayanan to bag the deal, according to a document submitted in Italian court.

Def Min to question Haschke on politicians, bureaucrats in chopper scam

Last Updated: Monday, December 09, 2013, 19:52

With references to politicians and bureaucrats coming up in the chopper scam trial in Italy, the Defence Ministry is expected to seek clarifications on the issue from alleged middleman Guido Haschke during the next hearing of the case there.

VVIP chopper scam: Middleman Guido Haschke to be questioned by India

Last Updated: Saturday, December 07, 2013, 10:47

An Italian court allowed Indian authorities to question alleged middleman Guido Haschke in the chopper scam case, which is being heard in that country.