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Arun Shourie


Honeytrap case halts the sweet run, sticky record of MP tabloid’s editor-owner

December 09, 2019 7:05 am

Sanjha Lokswami had carried reports with lurid details naming a former BJP minister, a principal secretary to former chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, and the honeytrap case complainant Harbhajan Singh

'Was a jovial meeting': Arun Shourie after PM Modi pays surprise visit at hospital

December 09, 2019 12:35 am

At 4.30 pm, Arun Shourie’s family and Ruby Hall Clinic authorities were informed that PM Modi would pay a brief visit to enquire about the health of the senior journalist who is still in the intensive care unit (ICU).

Prashant Bhushan, Arun Shourie call for CBI probe into Rafale fighter jet deal

November 16, 2019 2:50 am

On Thursday, the Supreme Court bench headed by CJI Ranjan Gogoi turned down petitions seeking a review of its 2018 decision on the matter.

Day after SC verdict, Bhushan, Shourie ask CBI to file FIR in Rafale case

November 15, 2019 9:46 pm

At the press conference today, Bhushan said it is binding on the Central Bureau of Investigation to probe their complaint despite the ruling by the three-judge apex court bench. If the CBI fails to do so, it will again approach the Supreme Court, Bhushan told reporters.

Prashant Bhushan, Arun Shourie hold press conference, say CBI must file FIR

November 15, 2019 7:25 pm

The Supreme Court Thursday dismissed petitions seeking review of its December 14, 2018 decision to reject a plea for a court-monitored probe into India’s purchase of 36 Rafale fighter aircraft from France.

Rafale perjury plea: No facts hidden, negotiating team’s concerns addressed, says Govt

May 10, 2019 7:37 am

The court is due to hear Friday petitions seeking review of its December 14, 2018 judgment upholding the deal for purchase of 36 Rafale fighter jets from France.

Arun Shourie: SC verdict on Rafale deal diminished judiciary’s credibility

February 09, 2019 7:54 am

The SC had recently dismissed four petitions seeking a court-monitored probe into alleged irregularities in the purchase of 36 Rafale fighter aircraft from France.

Supreme Court judgment on Rafale deal diminished judiciary's credibility: Arun Shourie

February 08, 2019 10:14 pm

Arun Shourie said: "Journalism has been reduced to taking opinions from two sides. That's all. Rest have become instrument of government propaganda. No effort is made to read and get the facts..."

Even Modi knows his grip is loosening, says Arun Shourie

January 20, 2019 5:39 am

“There has not been a government at the Centre which has lied so much. The government has tried to subvert and corrupt constitutional institutions such as the CBI and the RBI...even the media. Defence has been neglected,” Shourie said.

Petition seeks review of Supreme Court order on Rafale deal

January 03, 2019 12:34 am

A three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi had, on December 14, dismissed all PILs against the deal, saying there was no occasion to “really doubt the decision-making process”.


'Pray for his long and healthy life': PM Modi meets Arun Shourie at Pune hospital

December 09, 2019 6:44 am

Former union minister Arun Shourie was hospitalised on December 1 after he fainted and injured his head during his evening walk. While initially Shourie was taken to the Hinjewadi branch of the hospital, he was later shifted to the main hospital.


Vajpayee was an inclusive leader. He let colleagues do their job and critics speak up: Arun Shourie

August 16, 2018 1:56 pm

As India loses one of its most charismatic prime ministers, former Rajya Sabha MP Arun Shourie talks talks about all that Vajpayee stood for. “When Vajpayee ji made a promise, people believed him. There was a reason for that.”