PAC takes up CAG report on AgustaWestland issue

Public Accounts Committee (PAC), headed by Congress member KV Thomas, has taken up the CAG report on the contentious AgustaWestland issue apart from going into over half-a-dozen other defence-related issues.

AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal kickbacks were channelled from Mauritius to India: Report

AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal kickbacks were channelled from Mauritius to India: Report

It has been alleged that bribes were taken in the Rs 3,600 crore VVIP chopper deal.

REVEALED: This Indian firm's subsidiary with just one employee was used to route bribe of whopping Rs 140 crore!

REVEALED: This Indian firm's subsidiary with just one employee was used to route bribe of whopping Rs 140 crore!

It was a Mohali-based firm's subsidiary in Tunisia which was used to route kickbacks.

AgustaWestland deal: Middleman Christian Michel admits describing Congress president Sonia Gandhi as the 'driving force'

AgustaWestland deal: Middleman Christian Michel admits describing Congress president Sonia Gandhi as the 'driving force'

Christian Michel, the alleged middleman in AgustaWestland chopper deal, has said that the only person he ever met was former IAF chief Colonel SP Tyagi.

AgustaWestland case: Met former IAF chief SP Tyagi but never Sonia Gandhi or Manmohan Singh, says middleman Christian Michel

AgustaWestland case: Met former IAF chief SP Tyagi but never Sonia Gandhi or Manmohan Singh, says middleman Christian Michel

Christian Michel, the middleman has said that the only person related to Agusta that he ever met is former IAF chief Colonel SP Tyagi, as per a media report.

Chopper scam: Foreign remittance into former IAF chief SP Tyagi's account under scanner

Chopper scam: Foreign remittance into former IAF chief SP Tyagi's account under scanner

The CBI on Monday quizzed former IAF chief SP Tyagi about the "foreign remittances" into his account two years after his retirement.

VVIP chopper deal scam: Former IAF chief SP Tyagi, two private firm chiefs questioned

The CBI on Monday questioned former IAF chief SP Tyagi along with the chairman and the chief executive officer (CEO) of two private companies in connection with the alleged payoffs in the Rs 3,600-crore AgustaWestland helicopter deal.

AgustaWestland chopper deal: 'SP Tyagi's cousin admits financial dealing with middlemen Haschke, Gerosa'

AgustaWestland chopper deal: 'SP Tyagi's cousin admits financial dealing with middlemen Haschke, Gerosa'

On January 1, 2014, India scrapped the contract with Finmeccanica's British subsidiary AgustaWestland for supplying 12 AW101 VVIP choppers to the Indian Air Force (IAF) over alleged breach of contractual obligations.

Congress demands SC-monitored probe in VVIP chopper deal

He said it was practice of the BJP members to level wrong and baseless allegations and through that, they want to create an illusion.

Robert Vadra entering politics? Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law figures in Congress' 'Save Democracy March' posters

Robert Vadra entering politics? Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law figures in Congress' 'Save Democracy March' posters

Posters showing Robert Vadra`s face along with Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and party vice-president Rahul Gandhi during the party's `Save Democracy March` on Friday triggered rumours of the businessman finally dipping his toes in the murky waters of politics.

VVIP chopper deal: After CBI, ED questions ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi

VVIP chopper deal: After CBI, ED questions ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi

This is the first time that former Indian Air Force chief SP Tyagi has been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate.

PM Modi hails Manohar Parrikar's Rajya Sabha speech on AgustaWestland – Watch his address here

PM Modi hails Manohar Parrikar's Rajya Sabha speech on AgustaWestland – Watch his address here

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said the probe in the AgustaWestland helicopter graft case will focus on those named in the Italian court judgment.

AgustaWestland chopper deal: ED to quiz former IAF chief SP Tyagi today

AgustaWestland chopper deal: ED to quiz former IAF chief SP Tyagi today

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) will on Thursday grill former Indian Air Force chief SP Tyagi, who is also being questioned by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal.

Heated debate takes place in Rajya Sabha on VVIP chopper deal: Top quotes

The controversial AgustaWestland chopper deal on Wednesday triggered a stormy debate and trading of charges in the Rajya Sabha with the entire Opposition pressing for a Supreme Court-monitored probe while Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar spoke of an "invisible hand" in preventing an investigation in UPA tenure.

Chopper deal: I blacklisted AgustaWestland, not UPA, says Arun Jaitley

On a day when the controversial chopper deal triggered a stormy debate and trading of charges in the Rajya Sabha, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday rubbished Congress' claim of having blacklisted AgustaWestland.

Chopper deal: No evidence to link politicians with AgustaWestland bribes, says Italian judge who delivered verdict

Chopper deal: No evidence to link politicians with AgustaWestland bribes, says Italian judge who delivered verdict

On a day that the BJP and Congress traded charges in Parliament regarding the controversial AgustaWestland deal, the Italian judge who delivered the verdict in the VVIP chopper said there was no 'direct evidence' linking any Indian politician with alleged kickbacks.

Why is #CongTerrorInRajyaSabha trending on Twitter?

Why is #CongTerrorInRajyaSabha trending on Twitter?

The Congress seems to be more worried about the presence of BJP leader Subramanian Swamy in Rajya Sabha than AgustaWestland bribery case.

Agusta Westland chopper deal: Turning approver is out of question, says Italian middleman Christian Michel

Agusta Westland chopper deal: Turning approver is out of question, says Italian middleman Christian Michel

Italian middleman Christian Michel has said that turning approver in the Rs 3,600-crore Agusta Westland chopper deal was 'out of question'.

VVIP chopper cam: Ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi reaches CBI office for questioning

VVIP chopper cam: Ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi reaches CBI office for questioning

Tyagi has been named in the FIR in the chopper deal along with 13 others including his brothers -- Sanjeev, Rajeev and Sandeep -- and European middlemen Guido Haschke and Carlo Gerosa.

AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal: We are investigating former IAF chief SP Tyagi's bank accounts, asset details, says CBI

AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal: We are investigating former IAF chief SP Tyagi's bank accounts, asset details, says CBI

The CBI said on Monday that the focus area, while examining former IAF chief SP Tyagi in connection with alleged corruption in the Rs 3,600-crore AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal, was bribery allegation case and the Italy court judgement that came to light.