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Rafale case: Supreme Court reserves verdict on pleas challenging its Dec 14 judgment

May 10, 2019 5:29 pm

Rejecting the allegations Thursday, the centre stated that the application for perjury filed by the review petitioners was “completely misconceived” and that their stand was “vacillating and self-contradictory”.

Lockheed Martin unveils new F-21 fighter jet configured for India

February 20, 2019 7:39 pm

Lockheed is competing with Boeing's F/A-18, Saab's Gripen, Dassault Aviation’s Rafale, the Eurofighter Typhoon and a Russian aircraft for the air force order.

Watch: Air Force honours pilot killed in Surya Kiran crash with 'Missing Man' formation

February 21, 2019 3:26 pm

The missing man formation is technically an aerial salute performed as part of a flypast of aircraft, typically in the memory of a fallen pilot or a veteran. Sometimes, political dignitaries are also honoured by the formation.

Don’t ground the Rafale

September 01, 2018 9:14 am

We are back to political battles, uncaring about the status of our military. Debate over Rafale mirrors this.

Ambala, Hasimara IAF bases being readied for Rafale jets

October 01, 2017 3:45 pm

The Rafale combat jets will come with various India-specific modifications including Israeli helmet mounted displays, radar warning receivers, low band jammers, 10 hour flight data recording and infra-red search and tracking systems among others.

Congressl leader Antony slams govt over Rafale deal

May 24, 2015 7:24 am

Antony also asked whether the government consulted the Finance Ministry before inking the deal as it had objected to the selection process earlier.

Inside Track: Unconventional approach

April 26, 2015 5:51 am

PM Narendra Modi broke with convention on at least three occasions on his recent visit to France, Germany and Canada.

A good deal

April 14, 2015 12:00 am

But the purchase of Rafale fighters raises a Make in India question.

For PM Narendra Modi, 36 ready-to-fly Rafale jets wrapped in Paris red carpet

April 11, 2015 10:41 am

The original tender had proposed the purchase of 18 fighter jets in “fly-away” condition.

No money this fiscal for Rafale jets: A K Antony

February 06, 2014 10:05 pm

The Defence Minister hoped the deal will be finalised in 2014-15.