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Media report on ‘middleman’ in Rafale deal: Cong targets govt

April 10, 2021 8:34 am

Senior Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and party general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra hit out at the Prime Minister, putting out near-identical tweets and asking him to answer.

Arrested in Agusta case, middleman named in deal to make Rafale models

April 06, 2021 7:47 am

US national Gupta was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in the Rs 3,600-crore VVIP choppers deal case under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) in March 2019.

Three more Rafale jets arrive in India from France

April 01, 2021 12:24 am

The IAF also thanked the UAE air force for refuelling the Rafale jets, describing it as yet another milestone in the strong relationship between the two air forces.

Rafale in India LIVE updates: PM Modi welcomes arrival of five Rafale jets in Ambala

July 29, 2020 4:42 pm

Rafale Jets in India LIVE News updates: The five fighter aircraft, which were flown by Indian Air Force (IAF) pilots, arrived here after covering a distance of 7,000 km with air-to-air refuelling and a single stop in the United Arab Emirates.

7000 km, single stop: Rafale jets take off from France airbase to India

July 27, 2020 4:11 pm

In the video shared by the Indian Embassy, Rafale jets can be seen taking off from the runway.

No scandal in Rafale deal, says Dassault CEO; defends role for Reliance

February 20, 2019 7:51 pm

Asked why Dassault had partnered Reliance despite that company's lack of experience in making defence equipment, Trappier said: "Yes. But I have the experience. I am transferring this know-how and experience to the Indian team.

Analysing complaint seeking Rafale probe: French prosecutor

November 28, 2018 3:26 am

“Sherpa sent a letter to the National Public Prosecutor’s Office (PNF) conveying information from the Indian press by drawing the attention of the PNF to this case,” spokesperson for the French National Public Prosecutor’s office has said.

Rafale deal: French NGO demands probe from French National Prosecutor

November 24, 2018 1:00 pm

The complaint was lodged at the end of October with the National Financial Prosecutor’s Office, seeking an investigation into the circumstances under which 36 combat aircraft produced by Dassault Aviation were sold by France to India in 2016.

CEO of Dassault counters Rahul: I don’t lie... new Rafale 9% cheaper

November 14, 2018 6:19 am

Dassault Aviation CEO Eric Trappier Tuesday reiterated that his company had chosen Reliance as an offset partner, and denied allegations of corruption in the Rafale jet deal with India saying it was a "clean deal".

Freely chose Reliance as offsets partner: Dassault Aviation

October 13, 2018 4:16 am

Dassault countered a report by French news portal Mediapart which had cited a Dassault document of May 2017 claiming that the Rafale manufacturer had told its workers it was “imperative and mandatory” to choose Reliance Defence as its offsets partner.