1,000 more CRPF jawans deployed for VVIP security

With addition of 1000 men, the strength for VIIP security with provided by CRPF now stands 6000 men.

published on : 7th August 2022

Traffic chaos order of the day in Hyderabad

With the BJP top brass and combined Opposition’s presidential candidate Yashwanth Sinha landing in Hyderabad, it was commuters who suffered for hours together on Saturday.

published on : 3rd July 2022

Four-layered security ring around Novotel Hyderabad for Modi ahead of key BJP meet

Discussing the details of the PM’s itinerary, arrival, stay, attending the event and departure after the event, Raveendra also stressed on the contingency plans.

published on : 1st July 2022

VVIP chopper scam: SC sends notice to CBI, ED on bail plea of British citizen Christian Michel

The court issued notice to the CBI and ED on Michael's bail pleas and sought their responses within four weeks and listed the matter for hearing in July.

published on : 18th May 2022

Yogi's swearing-in ceremony to be no small affair; BJP to invite 200 VVIPs including Gandhis

Preparations are being made to accommodate at least 45,000 people in the stadium for the swearing-in ceremony.

published on : 17th March 2022

VVIP chopper case: Delhi court extends judicial custody of defence agent till May 3

The court had dismissed his bail plea previously.

published on : 22nd April 2019

Traffic snarls during VVIP movement: Prime Minister suggests a way out

Traffic jams during VVIP movement may soon ease with authorities planning to open traffic on the opposite carriageway of a VIP route. 

published on : 29th April 2018

Government owes Air India over Rs 325 crore for VVIP chartered flights

The national carrier, which is on the verge of being privatised, has provided details of pending bills towards various ministries responsible for the VVIP visits.

published on : 11th March 2018

Air India seeks Rs 1,100 crore loan to modify planes for VVIPs

Disinvestment-bound Air India is seeking loan worth over Rs 1,100 crore for modification of two Boeing aircraft scheduled to be acquired next month for ferrying VVIPs.

published on : 10th December 2017

Produce AgustaWestland chopper deal files, Supreme Court tells Chhattisgarh government

The BJP government in the state is battling allegations of corruption in the chopper deal on the purchase of a helicopter from AgustaWestland in 2006-07 for VVIP use.

published on : 16th November 2017

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

AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam: Court denies bail to woman director

Delhi court dismissed the bail plea of a woman director of two Dubai-based firms in money laundering case related to the Rs 3,600 crore VVIP chopper deal, saying allegations against her were serious.

published on : 16th October 2017

AgustaWestland VVIP choppers scam middleman Carlos Gerosa held in Italy; India to seek extradition

The arrest of the European middleman was made on the basis of an Interpol notice activated by the ED in connection with its money laundering probe in the ₹3,600 crore VVIP choppers deal case.

published on : 5th October 2017

AgustaWestland: Court seeks ED response on woman Director's bail plea

On September 13, the ED charge-sheeted Shivani Saxena under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act. 

published on : 27th September 2017