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Rafale case: Yashwant Sinha, Arun Shourie, Prashant Bhushan seek perjury action against officials

The perjury charges are against central government officials for allegedly giving "false or misleading" information in a sealed cover in the high-profile Rafale case.

published on : 18th February 2019

Former Union Minister Arun Shourie says Opposition should have one goal, one vow to outcast BJP

Arun Shourie claimed that initially the opposition was united because of PM Modi but today it is because of Mamata Banerjee.

published on : 19th January 2019

Yashwant Sinha, Arun Shourie move SC seeking review of December 14 Rafale verdict 

In their review plea, they alleged that the judgement "relied upon patently incorrect claims made by the government in an unsigned note given in a sealed cover" to the apex court.

published on : 2nd January 2019

Rafale deal: SC verdict 'shocking', didn't address documented facts, say Yashwant, Shourie

"The judgment does not even address the documented facts stated in our petition or even deal with our main prayer seeking an investigation," said Sinha, Shourie and Bhushan said in a statement. 

published on : 14th December 2018

Government unhappy with CBI Director meeting Arun Shourie, Prashant Bhushan

Last week, Shourie and Bhushan had met the CBI Director, submitted documents and demanded a probe into alleged corruption in the Rafale aircraft deal and offset contract.

published on : 9th October 2018

Prashant Bhushan, Arun Shourie approach CBI Director for probe in Rafale deal, submit complaint

In the 33-page complaint to the CBI, Bhushan and Shourie claimed that Anil Ambani-led Reliance group had incorporated its own subsidiary Reliance Defence barely a few days before the deal.

published on : 5th October 2018

Shourie meets Pawar amid talks of Opposition's grand alliance

Shourie, a former minister in the Atal Bihari Vajpayee's NDA government and a bitter critic of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, met Pawar at the latter's residence in south Mumbai for over an hour.

published on : 13th September 2018

Rafale: PM Narendra Modi compromised national security, say former BJP ministers

Shourie said that in just two days Prime Minister Modi completely overturned a process that was in progress for years.

published on : 12th September 2018

Centre using military brass to defend Rafale scam: Arun Shourie, Yashwant Sinha and Prashant Bhushan

Shourie, Sinha and Bhushan said they wondered why Modi had reduced the number of aircraft from 126 to just 36, 'disregarding' IAF's strategic needs.

published on : 11th September 2018

Rafale deal bigger scam than Bofors: Arun Shourie

The Opposition has been alleging gross discrepancies in the deal and has also accused Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman of lying to the nation at the behest of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

published on : 8th August 2018

Media misconstrued my remarks in Saifuddin Soz's book on J-K: Arun Shourie

At the launch of Saifuddin's book, Shourie blamed the Centre's approach for the current state of affairs in Kashmir.

published on : 28th June 2018

NDTV searches: Senior journalists claim Emergency-like situation

Veteran journalist Kuldeep Nayyar urged journalists to rise to the occasion in this battle for independent media.

published on : 9th June 2017