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Italian prosecutors ‘shelve’ case against Finmeccanica, says report

India scrapped the deal on the basis of alleged breach of pre-contract integrity pact and alleged payment of kickbacks to agents.

VVIP chopper deal: CBI examines Andhra Governor Narasimhan

Recently, a CBI team had also quizzed Narayanan and Wanchoo.


AgustaWestland chopper deal: ED slaps laundering case against ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi

A total of 13 entities have been named by ED in the case.

VVIP chopper scam: CBI chief meets envoy in Italy

Former chief of IAF S P Tyagi and about a dozen others have been named in the FIR registered by the CBI on March 13, last year, to probe the deal.

AgustaWestland invokes arbitration process

Tribunal in three months; pressure on CBI to conclude probe.

Contract deviated from rules: CAG

Says IAF tested different chopper,insisted on trials abroad despite Antony’s objection.


Lookout notice against former Air Chief in chopper case: Antony

Defence Minister A K Antony has confirmed that lookout notices have been issued against several individuals,including a former Air Chief

PE filed on basis of names in Italy ‘search warrants’

The probe into alleged corruption in the procurement of 12 VVIP helicopters is based on “search warrants” provided by the Italian authorities

Chopper deal kickbacks: 'India changed tech requirements to help Italian firm'

They were allegedly tweaked after middleman Haschke struck a deal with Italian company.

Khaitan denies role in defence deals

“I strongly deny all such allegations and insinuation of my having any direct/indirect involvement in any defence deals along with the alleged deal of VVIP helicopters