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Was Congress running country or Christian Michel's empire: PM Modi in Odisha

Earlier in the day, Modi took a dig at the Congress for "misleading" farmers in the name of loan waiver and said the party considered them merely a "vote bank".

Sonia, Rahul Gandhi never interfered in defence deals, says AK Antony

Antony said that Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi never interfered in defence deals and procurements and accused the government and the BJP of “spreading lies” and trying to “manufacture something out of nothing”.


Sonia, Rahul never interfered in any defence deal, BJP peddling lies: A K Antony

"As former defence minister, I would like to categorically state that Sonia Gandhi or Rahul Gandhi never showed any interest in any defence deal," A K Antony said.

AgustaWestland case: Christian Michel wants special cell in Tihar Jail, moves court

The 54-year old British national was extradited by UAE authorities to India earlier this month. A day after his arrival in India, Michel was sent to five-day CBI custody for interrogation which was extended further.

AgustaWestland case: Delhi court extends CBI custody of Christian Michel by five days

CBI Special Judge Arvind Kumar asked the CBI to produce Michel on December 15 after the agency said it needed more time to confront the accused with number of documents and other witnesses.

AgustaWestland case: Congress hits back after BJP alleges it sent team to defend Christian Michel

BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra took on the Congress over a Youth Congress leader appearing in the CBI court for Michel.


AgustaWestland case: BJP linking Michel with party is 'pot calling kettle black', says Congress

On Wednesday, the Congress expelled Youth Congress leader and lawyer Aljo K Joseph from the party after he appeared in a court here for Michel, who was extradited from Dubai on Tuesday for allegedly being the middleman in the UPA era Rs 3,600 crore VVIP helicopter deal.

Vijay Mallya: How is my extradition decision linked to Christian Michel's?

Vijay Mallya tweeted: "Wherever I am physically, my appeal is “Please take the money”. I want to stop the narrative that I stole money."

CBI gets Michel custody: Bank linked to payoff taken over, account details are missing

CBI officials maintain they have sufficient evidence against Michel and that UAE authorities have assured India to provide the bank account statements.

CBI gets Michel custody: Need to show him papers, get details of money trail

Michel’s lawyers also said they were filing his bail application. But they did not press the matter after the judge asked whether they wanted the bail plea to be decided there and then or later.