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Come clean on Agusta scam: Nirmala Sitharaman to Congress chief

Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday asked Congress president Rahul Gandhi to come clean on AgustaWestland deal scam, which took place under the UPA’s tenure, before speaking on the Rafale deal.

AgustaWestland chopper case: Rajeev Saxena moves Delhi court seeking permission to travel abroad

Special CBI Judge Arvind Kumar issued notice to the Enforcement Directorate on his plea to travel to Europe, UK and Dubai in May. The court has posted the matter for hearing on April 29.


AgustaWestland case: Delhi court extends custody of Sushen Mohan Gupta till May 3

Special Judge Arvind Kumar extended the custody of Gupta, who was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act.

VVIP chopper case: Christian Michel sent to seven-day ED custody

The ED, which had arrested Michel in the money laundering case and produced him before Special Judge Arvind Kumar, had sought his 15-day custody stating that it required to “unearth how the tainted money was routed and laundered".

Agusta deal: SC asks searching questions to Chhattisgarh

The petitioners have alleged that in July 2008, a bank account in the name of 'Abhishak Singh' was opened in British Virgin Islands, and on August 1, 2008, one of the firms which was purportedly involved in the deal was wound up.

Norms followed in Agusta chopper purchase, says Raman Singh

Following critical comments by the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) on the purchase, opposition Congress had accused the Bhartiya Janta Party government of irregularities in the deal.


Place Agusta Westland chopper purchase files: Supreme Court to Chhattisgarh govt

The court was hearing a plea seeking investigation into the alleged irregularities in the purchase of the helicopter and also foreign bank accounts purportedly linked to Chief Minister's son.

VVIP chopper case: CBI chargesheet against ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi, 8 others

The agency had arrested the Tyagi brothers and Khaitan in December last year. This was the first time that a military chief — retired or serving — was arrested in a probe into alleged corruption in defence procurement.

As IAF chief, S P Tyagi met Agusta executives with his cousins: Italian Court

They shared this information with middleman Guido Haschke, the court says, who communicated it to AW officials, particularly Guiseppe Orsi, the former CEO of parent company Finmeccanica.

AgustaWestland chopper deal: To expedite probe, ED to send team to Singapore

The agency will send its team within a month’s time after completing formalities.