After recording statements of three Governors in connection with the alleged bungling in purchase of VVIP helicopters, the focus of CBI`s probe into the Rs 3,600 crore deal has shifted to meetings held in this connection in 2003 when the previous NDA regime was in power and it may go through the records of meetings held in November that year.
The Delhi High Court Monday dismissed a plea seeking direction to the CBI to file a case against former railway minister Nitish Kumar for alleged irregularities in the purchase of concrete sleepers during his tenure from March 2001 to May 2004 in the NDA regime.
Defence Ministry on Friday said no hasty decision will be taken on appointing a four-star officer for looking after tri-services matters and views of other political parties may even be taken on the issue.
PDP patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Sunday expressed concern over the increasing incidents of ceasefire violation along the LoC and said the skirmishes were a result of the failure of both India and Pakistan to take peace process to the logical conclusion.
UPA junior ministers may have
complained against their seniors about lack of allocation of
work and other issues but BJP today maintained that barring a
few exceptions, MoS in the NDA regime had no