VVIP Chopper Scam

VVIP chopper scam: Court refuses to cancel NBWs against business tycoon Shravan Gupta

The warrant was issued against Gupta on August 29 as he did not join the investigation despite receipt of summons and was trying to evade the probe on one ground or the other.

published on : 15th December 2020

Chopper scam: SC stays HC order dismissing ED's plea to revoke approver status of Rajiv Saxena

Dubai-based businessman Saxena was extradited to India on January 31 last year in connection with the Rs 3,600-crore scam case relating to the purchase of 12 VVIP helicopters from AgustaWestland.

published on : 4th December 2020

Make an example of those found guilty in AgustaWestland case, demand Armed forces veterans

Corruption in the matter of defence purchases has a debilitating impact on India's defence preparedness, they said, citing the Bofors scandal as a case in point.

published on : 20th November 2020

AgustaWestland case: Delhi court grants interim bail to Rajeev Saxena till December 11

Special judge Arvind Kumar, in a hearing held through video-conferencing, also granted regular bail to Sandeep Tyagi and others who marked their presence via video conferencing.

published on : 23rd October 2020

AgustaWestland case: Delhi HC directs authorities to return passport of Rajiv Saxena

The period of suspension of the passport was extended by the order dated 01.05.2019 due to continuing investigations and the need for the petitioner to be present for interrogation.

published on : 16th October 2020

AgustaWestland case: CBI files supplementary chargesheet against Christian Michel, Rajeev Saxena

According to sources, former defence secretary Shashi Kant Sharma, who later became Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG), has not been named as an accused.

published on : 19th September 2020

VVIP chopper scam: Court allows ED to interrogate Christian Michel

Michel is among the three alleged middlemen being probed in the case by the ED and the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).

published on : 24th May 2020

VVIP chopper scam: SC rejects bail application of alleged middleman Christian Michel

A two-judge bench headed by Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul and also comprising Justice B R Gavai dismissed the bail application of Christian Michel.

published on : 22nd April 2020

Delhi HC rejects interim bail to Christian Michel in AgustaWestland case

Justice Mukta Gupta, while dismissing the bail, noted that the apprehension of the petitioner being infected by COVID-19 is unfounded as he is lodged in a separate cell.

published on : 7th April 2020

Citing coronavirus risk, Agusta Westland scam accused Christian Michel seeks bail, approaches Delhi HC

Michel, in his plea moved through advocate Aljo K Joseph, said that his age and health condition place him at risk of contacting COVID-19 infection.

published on : 26th March 2020

Indian Navy is commissioning warships by the dozen but are they battle ready?

Earlier this week, INS Kiltan-Anti-Submarine Warfare stealth corvettes joined the eastern naval command but without any offensive capability which ca be useful to detect enemy submarines.

published on : 19th October 2017