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Rafale fighter jet deal


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.

Timeline of events in Rahul Gandhi contempt case relating to Rafale deal

November 14, 2019 7:51 pm

Amid calls for an apology from him after the Supreme Court gave a clean chit to the Centre in the Rafale deal, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Thursday demanded setting up of a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) to probe the scam.

Rafale review petition: Plea to rethink rejection of SC-guided probe into 36-jet deal

November 14, 2019 10:03 am

The IAF had issued a tender for 126 Medium Multi-Role Combat Aircraft (MMRCA) in 2007, and at the end of a stringent selection process in 2012, Rafale was chosen.

Modi is Pakistan's poster boy, not us: Rahul Gandhi

March 07, 2019 8:53 pm

Gandhi's remarks came during an early press conference by the Congress party in which Rahul countered Modi who on Tuesday had called the opposition as the "poster boys of Pakistan" for seeking proof of the Indian Air Force's (IAF) action on a terror camp in Balakot in Pakistan.

PMO did not hold parallel parleys: Official who led the Rafale negotiation

February 08, 2019 9:14 pm

Air Marshal SBP Sinha (retd), who was leading the Indian negotiating team for the fighter jet purchase claimed he has seen the note for the first time in the media and no one in the negotiating team was aware about it.

Country knows PM Modi stole from Air Force: Rahul Gandhi on Rafale deal

January 31, 2019 3:54 am

Rahul also sent out a message to the corporate world that he and his party were not against industry and would create a space for them when the Congress comes to power.