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Expose ‘blatant lie’ of Congress leaders over Rafale deal: Nadda to party workers

Dehradun, Nov 15: BJP working president JP Nadda on Friday asked party functionaries to expose the “blatant lie” of Congress leaders over the Rafale deal that has hurt the country’s image abroad. At a meeting with party leaders here, he asked them to go to people and “expose” the […]

Shiv Sena advises BJP to “speak less” on Rafale deal

Mumbai :  The Shiv Sena Friday advised its ally BJP to “speak less” on the Rafale deal, in which the Congress has alleged corruption, cautioning that unwanted statements may increase troubles for the national party. The Sena also said the ban on NaMo TV could have been avoided had […]

Rafale deal: NSUI files complaint against PMO

New Delhi, Mar 12: Congress-affiliated NSUI on Tuesday marched to police stations in various state capitals and filed a complaint against the PMO, accusing it of “corruption” in the Rafale fighter jet deal, the student organisation said. In Delhi, National Students’ Union Of India members marched to Parliament Street […]

Modi govt delayed Rafale deal: Reddy

Hyderabad :  Senior Congress leader S Jaipal Reddy Thursday claimed that Rafale negotiations were brought to an “advanced stage” during UPA regime but the Modi government “delayed” the deal. “Rafale has been delayed because of (Prime Minister Narendra) Modi. The negotiations were brought to an advanced stage during the […]

Government waived anti-corruption clauses in Rafale deal

By N. Ram It also overruled Financial Advisers’ recommendation for an escrow account after PMO forced a waiver of sovereign or bank guarantee The €7.87-billion Rafale deal between India and France involved major and unprecedented concessions from the Indian government, with critical provisions for anti-corruption penalties and making payments through […]

Rahul slams Modi over Rafale deal, says PM refuses to pay dues of HAL

New Delhi, Jan 8: Upping the ante over HAL’s reported cash crunch, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid Rs 20,000 crore to France’s Dassault Aviation even though it has not delivered a single Rafale jet, but refuses to pay the dues of […]

LS adjourned amid protests over Rafale deal, other issues

New Delhi :  Lok Sabha proceedings were again disrupted on Thursday as vociferous protests and sloganeering over various issues forced Speaker Sumitra Mahajan to adjourn the House till noon. Despite repeated warnings from Mahajan, Congress, AIADMK and TDP members continued to stand in the Well of the House and […]

LS adjourned amid protests over Rafale deal, other issues

New Delhi, Dec 27: Lok Sabha proceedings were again disrupted on Thursday as vociferous protests and sloganeering over various issues forced Speaker Sumitra Mahajan to adjourn the House till noon. Despite repeated warnings from Mahajan, Congress, AIADMK and TDP members continued to stand in the Well of the House […]

SC gives clean chit to Modi govt in Rafale deal

New Delhi :  The Supreme Court Friday gave a clean chit to the Narendra Modi government on the procurement of 36 Rafale fighter jets from France. The apex court said there was no occasion to doubt the decision-making process in the multi-billion dollar Rafale deal. A bench headed by […]

No occasion to doubt decision-making in Rafale deal: SC

New Delhi, Dec 14 :  The Supreme Court Friday said there is no occasion to doubt the decision-making process in the multi-billion dollar Rafale fighter jet deal with France. A bench, headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi, said there has been necessity of fighter aircraft and the country cannot […]

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