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Chopper Scam

Congress leader calls Swamy 'psychic'
Attacking BJP MP Subramanian Swamy for trying to link Congress leaders to the AgustaWestland chopper scam, Goa Congress president Luizinho Faleiro on Tuesday called him a "psychic".Addressing the media here, Faleiro first read out a chronology of events ...
 Prokerala1 month ago
DNA
VVIP chopper scam: Rahul Gandhi aide Kanishka threatens BJP MP Kirit Somaiya of legal action
Kirit Somaiya had alleged that Rahul aide Kanishka Singh was involved in the chopper scam.
 DNA1 month ago
VVIP chopper scam: Subramanian Swamy is a liar, says Congress
The Congress has said it will move a privilege motion against Subramanian Swamy on Friday, claiming that the 13-page document authenticated and tabled by the Rajya Sabha member — from which he quoted during his speech in the House on the AgustaWestland ...
 MSN India1 month ago
AgustaWestland scam: Kanishk Singh sends legal notice to Kirit Somaiya
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi's aide Kanishk Singh today sent a legal notice to Bharatiya Janata Party MP Kirit Somaiya for levelling false allegations against him in the AgustaWestland chopper scam and hinted at legal action if an apology is not ...
 Sify1 month ago
VVIP chopper scam: Is BJP really going to war against Sonia?
CNN-News18 asks its panelists if the BJP is going all out against Sonia Gandhi in the AgustaWestland chopper deal.
 MSN India1 month ago
VVIP chopper scam: Either Modi or Parrikar is lying, says Cong
Modi’s remarks about Sonia in the context of AgustaWestland payoffs created a storm in Rajya Sabha
 MSN India1 month ago
DNA
VVIP chopper scam: Congress gives privilege notice against PM Narendra Modi
PM Modi has behaved most irresponsibly and misused his position to issue defamatory statement about the chopper deal.
 DNA1 month ago
VVIP chopper scam: Cong creates storm in Parl, demands apology from PM Modi for attacking Sonia Gandhi
'Narendra Modi maafi mange. 'Feku' Mama maafi maange,' shouted Congress MPs on Monday.
 DNA1 month ago
DNA
VVIP chopper scam: Shiv Sena takes a dig at BJP for targeting Congress over AgustaWestland deal
In a sharp dig at BJP for targeting the Congress top brass over the chopper deal, Shiv Sena on Monday reminded its senior ally of the blunder committed by the Janata Party regime which directed all its energy against Indira Gandhi, which eventually helped her ...
 DNA1 month ago
Trinamul-BJP unity in House on chopper deal
Trinamul and the BJP today made common cause in the Rajya Sabha as the Congress accused the Prime Minister of influencing the CBI probe into the AgustaWestland chopper scam by making unsubstantiated claims against its leadership.
 The Telegraph1 month ago
DNA
VVIP chopper scam: Congress leaders should confess their crime, says BJP
If Congress confess the crime, then CBI and ED will not have to toil so hard, said Kirit Somaiya.
 DNA1 month ago
VVIP chopper scam: Cong seeks privilege motion against PM
The Parliament on Tuesday witnessed uproar as the opposition Congress sought to move breach of privilege motion against Prime Minister Narendra Modi in both Houses. Congress MP Shantaram Naik gave a notice in the House for a breach of privilege motion against ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
MSN India
VVIP chopper scam: Cong slaps privilege notice against Modi
The Congress on Tuesday said it had submitted a breach of privilege notice against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar in the Rajya Sabha for allegedly lying on the AgustaWestland helicopter payoffs.
 MSN India1 month ago
AgustaWestland chopper scam: Congress plans 'save democracy' protest against BJP
are likely to hit back at the BJP over the AgustaWestland deal at a 'save democracy' protest outside Parliament but is not sure if any of them will speak during a debate in the issue in the Lok Sabha. According to sources, the Congress has submitted the names ...
 India Today1 month ago
VVIP Chopper scam: At whose behest changes were made in the deal, Amit Shah asks AK Antony
Why were the field trials of the helicopter shifted abroad, Amit Shah asked while addressing a rally in Kerala.
 DNA1 month ago
Chopper scam: How did Swamy access 'sensitive' files, Cong asks
Anand Sharma wanted to know how Swamy got access to confidential CBI, ED files
 MSN India1 month ago
Congress top leadership will go to jail in VVIP chopper scam: Subramanain Swamy
Last Updated: Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 10:33 New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Subramanain Swamy on Thursday said that Congress top leadership will soon go to jail in connection with the alleged VVIP chopper scam. Speaking exclusively to Zee Media, ...
 Zee News1 month ago
VVIP chopper scam: Swamy's mega offensive against Sonia
New Delhi, May 5 -- The BJP went all out against the Congress leadership in the AgustaWestland deal as its party MP Subramanian Swamy repeatedly named Congress president Sonia Gandhi in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday as the "driving force" in the chopper scam ...
 MSN India1 month ago
DNA
VVIP chopper scam: Congress-led govt shared only 3 documents for Agusta trial, says Italian judge
The judge said that his verdict was only against senior officials of the chopper company and middlemen.
 DNA1 month ago
DNA
VVIP Chopper scam: 5 specific allegations Subramanian Swamy made against 'You-Know-Who'
BJP's Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy again fired salvos in the upper house of the Parliament as he laid out the allegations against Congress in the Rs 3700 crore VVIP chopper deal. Swamy alleged that the Congress-led UPA had effectively eliminated all other ...
 DNA1 month ago
India Today
Most welcome, says Sonia Gandhi as BJP threatens big revelation in AgustaWestland
BJP is most welcome to make revelations in VVIP chopper scam, says Sonia Gandhi. Sonia Gandhi's dare to the BJP comes a day after her son and Congress vice-president said that he was being "targeted" by the BJP and the ruling establishment. Congress president ...
 India Today1 month ago
DNA
VVIP Chopper Scam: Criminal case behind AgustaWestland will be made clear today, says Subramanian Swamy
Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Wednesday said the criminal case behind the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal would be made clear during the discussion in the Rajya Sabha.
 DNA1 month ago
Modi calls meeting of top ministers ahead of crucial day in Rajya Sabha
Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (Photo: PTI) BJP is expected to target Congress with 'big reveal' in VVIP chopper scam. New Delhi: With Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar set to make a statement on the controversial AgustaWestland chopper deal in the Rajya Sabha ...
 Asian Age1 month ago
MSN India
VVIP chopper scam: Why Cong risks political isolation
The Congress is risking political isolation as more opposition parties, as well as the ruling National Democratic Alliance (NDA), are demanding an investigation into allegations of payoffs in the AgustaWestland helicopter deal.
 MSN India1 month ago
VVIP chopper scam: No direct evidence against Sonia Gandhi, says Italian judge
Late last month, the BJP had picked up on Italian reports based on Judge Marco Maigo's judgement to target Gandhi
 Business Standard1 month ago
First Post.com
VVIP chopper scam continues to haunt Congress: Rahul says he's happy to be targeted
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday sought to brush aside BJP's attempts to drag him into the CWG and VVIP chopper scams, saying he is "happy to be targeted". The post VVIP chopper scam continues to haunt Congress: Rahul says he’s happy to ...
 First Post.com1 month ago
I am happy to be targeted, says Rahul
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today sought to brush aside BJPs attempts to drag him into the CWG and VVIP chopper scams, saying he is "happy to be targeted". "I am always being targeted, happy to be targeted," he told reporters while entering ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
AgustaWestland deal: Rahul Gandhi counters BJP's charges
Countering Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kirit Somaiya's allegations with regard to the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said that he did purchase shops from a mall owned by MGF in the capital, adding ...
 Sify1 month ago
India Today
VVIP chopper scam: Happy to be targeted, says Rahul Gandhi on BJP's charge
Responding to the allegations made by BJP MP Kirit Somaiya that one of Rahul Gandhi's aides is involved in the AgustaWestland helicopter scandal, the Congress vice-president today said he is "happy to be targeted". "I am always being targeted, happy to be ...
 India Today1 month ago
DNA
VVIP chopper scam: I am always being targeted, 'happy' about it, says Rahul Gandhi
The Congress Vice President has spoken up about the issue for the first time since the blamegame began.
 DNA1 month ago
Rediff.com
I'm always being targetted, happy to be targettted, says Rahul on Agusta
Congress Vice president Rahul Gandhi speaking to NDTV on the way to Parliament on the AgustaWestland chopper scam probe says, "I'm always being targetted, happy to be targetted."Today, the BJP's Kirit Somaiya said that that the Congress vice-president will be asked in Parliament to explain why one of the Agusta middlemen was employed as Director by a firm linked closely to his aide, Kanishka Singh.Kanishka Singh responded with a statement last night. Kanishka Singh's statement reads as ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
AgustaWestland scam: Kanishka Singh refutes Somaiya's charges
baseless' allegations levelled by Kirit Somaiya in the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi's aide Kanishka Singh on Tuesday alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP has been making false allegations against him with ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
VVIP chopper scam: Rahul Gandhi`s aide was connected to middleman Guido Haschke, says BJP leader
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 10:15 New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kirit Somaiya on Tuesday dragged in Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi in Rs 3,600-crore AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal case, alleging that Gandhi scion's close aide ...
 Zee News1 month ago
Rediff.com
Not targetting Rahul, but won't spare the corrupt: BJP
Ravi Shankar Prasad, BJP, on Rahul Gandhi's statement that he is being targeted in the AgustaWestland scam: "We have no intentions of targeting Rahul Gandhi, but we are not going to spare corrupt people. We are not targeting any person. We are only targeting corruption." Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today sought to brush aside BJP's attempts to drag him into the CWG and VVIP chopper scams, saying he is "happy to be targeted". "I am always being targeted, happy to be targeted," he told ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
VVIP chopper scam: Sonia, Rahul to lead Congress` `Save Democracy` rally in Delhi today
ngress' 'Save Democracy' rally in Delhi today Last Updated: Friday, May 6, 2016 - 08:33 New Delhi: As BJP and Congress continue to exchange barbs over AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal, Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi will lead 'Save Democracy' rally in the ...
 Zee News1 month ago
DNA
VVIP chopper scam: BJP MP Kirit Somaiya trains guns on Rahul Gandhi, aide; allegations denied
Rahul Gandhi in the dock?
 DNA1 month ago
DNA
VVIP Chopper scam: How did Subramanian Swamy get access to secret CBI and ED files, asks Congress
Congress leader Jairam Ramesh wanted to know whether the documents, which were quoted by Subrmanian Swamy to target the opposition party, were authenticated or not.
 DNA1 month ago
VVIP Chopper Scam: How Subramaniam Swamy got 'sensitive', confidential documents, asks Congress
A day after Rajya Sabha discussed the AgustaWestland helicopter issue, Congress member Anand Sharma on Thursday sought to know from the Government how BJP member Subramaniam Swamy had got access to sensitive and confidential files of CBI and ED in the matter.
 DNA1 month ago
VVIP chopper scam: Congress' rebuttal to 5 major allegations
The Congress has objected strongly to points raised by Manohar Parrikar and Subramanian Swamy
 Business Standard1 month ago
Chopper scam: Congress' top leadership will go to jail, says Subramanian Swamy
New Delhi, May 5: Amid raging controversy over Agusta Westland VVIP chopper deal, BJP leader and Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy has said that Congress top leadership will soon go to jail for their alleged role in the scam. When asked
 One India1 month ago
Agusta deal: Rajya Sabha adjourned after TMC gives notice over scam
Rajya Sabha (Photo: Video grab) Manohar Parrikar will place VVIP chopper deal facts in Parliament on May 4. As the stormy session at the Parliament continued on Monday, Mamata Banerjee’s Trinamool Congress moved a motion to discuss the controversial ...
 Asian Age1 month ago
Congress` top leadership will go to jail in VVIP chopper scam: Subramanian Swamy
Last Updated: Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 10:44 New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Subramanian Swamy on Thursday said that Congress top leadership will soon go to jail in connection with the alleged VVIP chopper scam. Speaking exclusively to Zee Media, ...
 Zee News1 month ago
MSN India
VVIP chopper scam: How Cong outsmarted BJP in Rajya Sabha
If you are not a political junkie and still watched Rajya Sabha proceedings on Wednesday to understand who took bribes in the VVIP chopper deal, you might not be faulted for thinking that opposition parties were nailing the Narendra Modi government for the ...
 MSN India1 month ago
VVIP chopper scam: 'Will give facts in House to prove case'
New Delhi/Panaji, May 2 -- As the ruling BJP raised the pitch of its attack on Congress president Sonia Gandhi in the alleged bribery in the AgustaWestland VVIP helicopter deal and shot a volley of sharp questions at her, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on ...
 MSN India1 month ago
DNA
Sonia Gandhi does not fear anyone and that is why so many scams happened in UPA's rule: BJP
Training guns on Sonia Gandhi over VVIP chopper scam, BJP on Sunday ridiculed her remarks that she was "not afraid of anyone cornering her" and reminded her of "lok lajja". "Congress does not fear anybody because it does not maintain dignity of public life ...
 DNA1 month ago
DNA
VVIP chopper scam: Pro-RSS journal attacks Sonia Gandhi over Agusta deal
Reveal the mystery behind "Signora Gandhi", said journal.
 DNA1 month ago
Asian Age
Congress targets Modi for alleged gas scam, forces adjournments in House
Prime Minister Narendra Modi (Photo: PTI) Cong demands a response from Narendra Modi on anamolies in Gujarat's Krishna-Godavari Basin gas project. Congress on Monday forced three adjournments in Rajya Sabha during the pre-noon session demanding a response ...
 Asian Age1 month ago
VVIP chopper scam: Sonia dismisses 'links' to Rahul's shops
NDTV 15 minutes ago Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy Sonia Gandhi today told NDTV that "there is no truth" to the allegations that her son, Rahul Gandhi, is linked to the AgustaWestland defence scam through shops that he owned at a Delhi mall owned by real ...
 MSN India1 month ago
VVIP chopper scam: BJP's revelations 'most welcome'
NDTV 1 hour ago Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy With the government promising a big reveal in Parliament today on the AgustaWestland scam, Opposition leader Sonia Gandhi said the new information "is most welcome". Mrs Gandhi, 69, is the chief of the Congress ...
 MSN India1 month ago
Chopper scam: Happy to be targeted, says Rahul
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi said he was happy to be targeted in the wake of BJP's attack on the Congress over the AgustaWestland deal. "I am always targeted. I am happy to be targeted," Rahul said while entering Parliament on Tuesday even as BJP ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
DNA
VVIP Chopper scam: Sonia Gandhi is behind relaxations to AgustaWestland, alleges BJP
"Sonia Gandhi and Ahmad Patel are in the dock. They are architects of the scam," BJP spokesperson G V L Narsimha Rao.
 DNA2 months ago
DNA
VVIP chopper scam: Sonia Gandhi meets Congress leaders
BJP member Subramanian Swamy had dragged Sonia Gandhi's name in the issue in the Upper House.
 DNA1 month ago
MSN India
VVIP chopper scam: Rahul Gandhi 'happy' to be targeted
The VVIP chopper deal relates to a 2010 decision of the UPA government to buy 12 helicopters from Italian manufacturer, Finmeccanica. But reports later said the Italian company had paid a bribe of up to Rs 3,565 crore to swing the deal.
 MSN India1 month ago
First Post.com
I am happy to be targeted: Rahul Gandhi on AgustaWestland scam
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday sought to brush aside BJP's attempts to drag him into the CWG and VVIP chopper scams, saying he is "happy to be targeted". The post I am happy to be targeted: Rahul Gandhi on AgustaWestland scam appeared first ...
 First Post.com1 month ago
AgustaWestland scam: I am happy to be targeted, says Rahul Gandhi
Over the raising question in Parliament on AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam, the BJP is taking all efforts to get answers from the main opposition Congress party in connection with the alleged controversial deal. On Tuesday, May 3, the Congress vice ...
 One India1 month ago
Agusta deal: Most welcome, says Sonia Gandhi as BJP promises 'big reveal'
Rajya Sabha (Photo: PTI) Manohar Parrikar will make a statement in Rajya Sabha on AgustaWestland chopper deal. Attacking Congress in Rajya Sabha over the controversial AgustaWestland deal, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday asked why the UPA-led ...
 Asian Age1 month ago
VVIP Chopper Scam: BJP neglected probe to 'fix' Congress in AugstaWestland deal, says Pramod Tiwari
The Congress Party on Tuesday passed the buck on to the Centre in connection with AugstaWestland deal and said that the United Progressive Alliance-II during its tenure initiated a CBI inquiry in the regard, but it was the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led ...
 DNA1 month ago
VVIP chopper scam: BJP links Agusta middleman to Rahul's aide
NDTV 11 minutes ago Reported by Sidharth Pandey, Edited by Varun Sharma After a brief hiatus for about two years, the AgustaWestland scam, which saw bribes being paid by the Anglo-Italian firm to land an order for 12 helicopters, has returned to render the ...
 MSN India1 month ago
DNA
Congress alleges Agusta chopper 'scam' in BJP-ruled Chhattisgarh
The BJP-ruled Chhattisgarh government bought Agusta A-109 power helicopter from AgustaWestland in 2007 for $6.5 million.
 DNA2 months ago
First Post.com
AgustaWestland scam: Who was behind changes in tender conditions, Amit Shah asks Sonia
Amit Shah on Friday targeted Sonia Gandhi once again over the VVIP chopper scam asking her to explain a "number of relaxations" given to AgustaWestland The post AgustaWestland scam: Who was behind changes in tender conditions, Amit Shah asks Sonia appeared ...
 First Post.com2 months ago
India Today
Chopper scam: Ready for probe only if there is proof against me, says Ahmed Patel
The Congress MP upped his ante against the BJP and accused it of targeting the Congress for political gains. New Delhi, April 29, 2016 | UPDATED 00:48 IST Ahmed Patel At a time when the political temperature over the AgustaWestland chopper scam continues to ...
 India Today2 months ago
Rediff.com
Amit Shah asks Sonia Gandhi three questions on Agusta
Intensifying his attack, BJP President Amit Shah today targeted Congress chief Sonia Gandhi once again over the VVIP chopper scam asking her to explain a "number of relaxations" given to AgustaWestland which, he alleged, compromised India's interests.Posing questions to Gandhi before the media, he said reports of bribery in the deal appeared in the Italian media soon after the it was finalised but the then UPA government went ahead with it instead of invoking a tender clause, which enabled it ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
VIP chopper deal: Shah attacks Sonia
BJP chief Amit Shah today launched a sharp attack on Congress chief Sonia Gandhi over the VVIP chopper scam and asked her to name those who received the "kickbacks". "All I want to ask her is that those who gave bribe are in jail in Italy, then where are ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago
VVIP chopper scam: Amit Shah demands Sonia 'clarify' details
Amit Shah today said Congress president Sonia Gandhi should make it clear who received bribes in the AgustaWestland chopper scam. "You say are not scared of anything. We in BJP fear Constitution, rule of law and societal norms," the BJP president said, daring ...
 MSN India2 months ago
Rediff.com
Amit Shah's 1 question for Sonia: Who received Agusta kickbacks?
BJP chief Amit Shah today launched a sharp attack on Congress chief Sonia Gandhi over the VVIP chopper scam and asked her to name those who received the "kickbacks". "All I want to ask her is that those who gave bribe are in jail in Italy, then where are those who received the kickbacks? Who were in power at that time? They are responsible and they should bring out the truth. It should be disclosed before the people of the country," he said.Taking a jibe at Gandhi over her remarks yesterday ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
MSN India
VVIP chopper scam: Cong alleges witch-hunt as govt targets Sonia
File photo of Congress president Sonia Gandhi. (Reuters) The Congress on Wednesday alleged a "witch-hunt" over the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam after the government dragged in the name of its party president Sonia Gandhi. The party also alleged there was ...
 MSN India2 months ago
Why is Mamata silent on chopper scam: Shah
BJP president Amit Shah on Wednesday accused West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of “being silent” on the Augusta Westland VVIP chopper scam. He said Ms. Banerjee was silent out of her fear th...
 The Hindu2 months ago
DNA
Watch: Congress members go berserk after Subramanian Swamy names Sonia Gandhi in VVIP chopper scam
Congress members, who called Swamy names, created bedlam, forcing repeated adjournments of the House.
 DNA2 months ago
Sonia Gandhi should reveal who got ‘kickbacks’ in AgustaWestland scam: Amit Shah
New Delhi: Launching a scathing attack on Congress President Sonia Gandhi, BJP chief Amit Shah today asked her to explain as to who actually received the “kickbacks” in AgustaWestland  chopper scam. Talking to a group of...
 IndiaTV News2 months ago
First Post.com
AgustaWestland chopper scam: The Congress needs an augmented defence of the Gandhis
Following the AgustaWestland case, Congress clearly needs to augment its armoury to defend its first family The post AgustaWestland chopper scam: The Congress needs an augmented defence of the Gandhis appeared first on Firstpost .
 First Post.com2 months ago
Who received kickbacks in chopper deal? Amit Shah asks Sonia
Bharatiya Janata Party chief Amit Shah on Thursday launched a sharp attack on Congress chief Sonia Gandhi over the VVIP chopper scam and asked her to name those who received the “kickbacks”. “All I want to ask her is that those who gave bribes are in jail in Italy, then where are those who received the kickbacks? Who were in power at that time? They are responsible and they should bring out the truth. It should be disclosed before the people of the country,” he said.
 Rediff.com2 months ago
VVIP chopper scam: Swamy drags Sonia's name into Rajya Sabha
Swamy had raised the issue through a zero hour notice, his first intervention since he took oath in the House on Tuesday and referred to the allegations made by Christian Micheal, the middleman in the scandal, through a letter in the High Court of Italy.
 MSN India2 months ago
Rediff.com
Am not afraid, have nothing to hide: Sonia on chopper scam
Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday rejected as “baseless” allegations linking her and party leaders to bribes in the AgustaWestland chopper deal, calling them an attempt at character assassination. Asserting that she is not “afraid” of being “cornered” on the issue, she asked the government what it has been doing in power for the last two years and demanded that the ongoing inquiry be completed impartially. “I am not afraid of anyone ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
MSN India
VVIP chopper scam: Sonia hits back as BJP targets her in Parl
Parliament has been paralysed by the alleged AgustaWestland helicopter scam with the treasury and opposition benches trading charges. Congress president Sonia Gandhi was in the line of fire as Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) members targeted her both inside and ...
 MSN India2 months ago
DNA
VVIP chopper scam: Congress acted immediately after finding 'transactions of bribery', says Veerappa Moily
Moily claims that the negotiation for Agusta began during former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's regime and all his advisors and defence ministers were involved, but the Congress Party took immediate steps after having found out some transactions of ...
 DNA2 months ago
DNA
VVIP chopper scam: Let them take my name, I am not afraid, says Congress chief Sonia Gandhi
Sonia Gandhi has termed all allegations baseless
 DNA2 months ago
Rediff.com
Let them take my name, I have nothing to hide: Sonia reacts to chopper scam
Congress President Sonia Gandhi reacts: We have nothing to hide. Let them take my name, I am not afraid. Why hasn't government conducted an inquiry in two years."This comes after RS BJP MP Subramanian Swamy names Sonia in the AugustaWestland scam. The RS chairperson however got the remarks expunged saying, "The name of the member of the other house can't be taken. Since this is your first day, I am not admonishing you. But the name would be expunged."Sonia Gandhi is a Lok Sabha MP.  ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
Chopper scam: Sonia Gandhi in Agusta turbulence?
Congress President Sonia Gandhi is in direct line of the BJP's fire over the 2010 VVIP chopper scam. An order from an Italy court which names Sonia Gandhi and former prime minister Manmohan Singh has provided fresh ammo to the BJP to target the Congress ...
 MSN India2 months ago
WATCH LIVE: Political war over chopper scam, Ishrat Jahan in Parliament
  Lok Sabha TV Rajya Sabha TV     In a bid to corner the Congress after it launched a tirade against it for imposition of President's rule in Uttarakhand, the ruling dispensation has decided to raise issues of AgustaWestland Chopper scam, Aircel Maxis scam and the Ishrat Jahan case in the Parliament on Wednesday. Bharatiya Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy, who was nominated as a Rajya Sabha member on Tuesday, will raise the AgustaWestland row in the Upper House, ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
DNA
BJP fires fresh political salvo against Congress in Augusta chopper scam
A day after BJP MP Bhupendra Yadav gave a Calling Attention notice to raise the issue in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday and party's Lok Sabha MP Meenakshi Lekhi raised the issue during the Zero Hour on Monday demanding a probe, Congress rejected all allegations.
 DNA2 months ago
Amit Shah targets Sonia in chopper scam
AHMEDABAD/NEW DELHI, April 29 - The BJP and Congress today launched a privilege war in Parliament as Amit Shah attacked Sonia Gandhi again asking her to explain a "number of relaxations" given to tainted chopper manufacturer AgustaWestland that he said ...
 The Assam Tribune2 months ago
BJP to raise chopper scam, Ishrat to counter Cong on Ukhand
Seeking to corner the Congress after it launched a tirade against it for imposition of President's rule in Uttarakhand, the ruling party has decided to raise issues of Agusta Westland Chopper scam, Aircel Maxis scam and the Ishrat Jahan case in ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
DNA
VVIP chopper scam: Congress activists burn Amit Shah's effigy
Shah asked Gandhi to name the bribe-takers in the Rs 3600 crore AgustaWestland chopper deal.
 DNA2 months ago
VVIP chopper scam: Cong activists burn Amit Shah's effigy
Enraged by the BJP president Amit Shah targeting Congress chief Sonia Gandhi over the VVIP chopper scam, women activists organised a protest here today and set his effigy on fire. The activists were led by Bhopal district unit president and ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
Chopper scam: Amit Shah mounts attack on Sonia Gandhi, poses 4 questions on her
BJP chief Amit Shah on Friday renewed attack on Congress president Sonia Gandhi over the AgustaWestland VIP chopper deal, asking on whose behest the terms of the contract were tweaked.
 Zee News2 months ago
First Post.com
AgustaWestland scam: Amit Shah targets Sonia again, poses questions to her
Intensifying his attack, BJP President Amit Shah on Friday targeted Congress chief Sonia Gandhi once again over the VVIP chopper scam asking her to explain a "number of relaxations" given to AgustaWestland which, he alleged, compromised India's interests. The ...
 First Post.com2 months ago
VVIP chopper scam: Tell names of bribe takers, BJP to Cong
BJP today used the conviction of Italian officials linked to the VVIP chopper scam to target the Congress and asked the then Defence Minister A K Antony to name the party leaders allegedly involved in the scandal. The party wanted to know who were the bribe ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago
AugustaWestland chopper scam: Congress and corruption have deep roots, says Anurag Thakur
Shimla, Apr 27: BJP MP Anurag Thakur on Wednesday attacked Congress President Sonia Gandhi over her party leaders' alleged involvement in the AugustaWestland chopper deal "scam" alleging "the party and corruption have deep roots". Citing an appeals court ...
 One India2 months ago
Clarify on Agusta chopper scam, BJP asks ex-minister Antony
The BJP on Tuesday asked former defence minister A.K. Antony to clarify if any Congress leader was involved in accepting bribe in the $750 million AgustaWestland VVIP helicopter deal.BJP leader and union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said Antony had confirmed ...
 Prokerala2 months ago
BJP seeks to corner Cong over VVIP chopper scam, Ishrat case
Facing opposition attack over the Uttarakhand crisis, BJP on Tuesday sought to corner Congress over the VVIP chopper scam and Ishrat Jahan issue, alleging that the UPA government stood with LeT to prove a terrorist as a nationalist. In the first Parliamentary ...
 The Hindu2 months ago
DNA
BJP plans to firefight Uttarakhand row by raising Ishrat Jahan and VVIP chopper scam issue in Parliament
Strategy was chalked out in the BJP Parliamentrary party meeting.
 DNA2 months ago
First Post.com
BJP to corner Congress over VVIP chopper scam, Ishrat Jahan case in Parliament
BJP on Tuesday sought to corner Congress over the VVIP chopper scam and Ishrat Jahan issue. The post BJP to corner Congress over VVIP chopper scam, Ishrat Jahan case in Parliament appeared first on Firstpost .
 First Post.com2 months ago
BJP seeks to corner govt over VVIP chopper scam, Ishrat case
Facing opposition attack over the Uttarakhand crisis, BJP today sought to corner Congress over the VVIP chopper scam and Ishrat Jahan issue, alleging that the UPA government stood with LeT to prove a "terrorist" as a nationalist. In the first Parliamentary ...
 One India2 months ago
MSN India
VVIP chopper scam: Swamy vs Sonia, Cong in Parliament
Subramanian Swamy again made some controversial remarks in Rajya Sabha
 MSN India2 months ago
First Post.com
VVIP chopper scam: Congress needs an augmented defence of Gandhis
Following the AgustaWestland case, Congress clearly needs to augment its armoury to defend its first family The post VVIP chopper scam: Congress needs an augmented defence of Gandhis appeared first on Firstpost .
 First Post.com2 months ago
VIP chopper deal: Amit Shah attacks Sonia
BJP chief Amit Shah on Thursday, April 28 launched a sharp attack on Congress chief Sonia Gandhi over the VVIP chopper scam and asked her to name those who received the "kickbacks". "All I want to ask her is that those who gave bribe are in jail in Italy, ...
 One India2 months ago
VVIP chopper scam: BJP plans to target Sonia
New Delhi: BJP plans to target Sonia Gandhi and other Congress leaders on the issue of bribes in the AugustaWestland chopper deal during the UPA regime in a bid to corner the main opposition party which has been paralysing Rajya Sabha on the Uttarakhand ...
 Sify2 months ago
VVIP chopper scam: BJP asks Congress to name bribe takers
(Photo: Video grab) BJP asked the then Defence Minister AK Antony to name the party leaders allegedly involved in the scandal. New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday used the conviction of Italian officials linked to the VVIP chopper scam to target ...
 Asian Age2 months ago
BJP corners Congress over VVIP chopper scam
BJP today escalated its attack on Congress over the Augusta Westland deal following an Italian court�s observation that there is reasonable belief that corruption took place in the VVIPs helicopter deal. The Court also ruled that the deal involved payoff to ...
 News on Air2 months ago
BJP’s counter move: Corner Congress over VVIP chopper scam, Ishrat case
New Delhi: Facing opposition ‘s ire over the Uttarakhand crisis, BJP on Tuesday sought to corner Congress over the VVIP chopper scam and Ishrat Jahan issue, alleging that the UPA government stood with LeT to...
 IndiaTV News2 months ago
BJP seeks to corner Congress over VVIP chopper scam, Ishrat issue
BJP today sought to corner Congress over the VVIP chopper scam and Ishrat Jahan encounter issue.Both issues besides the row over President's Rule in Uttarakhand were deliberated in the BJP Parliamentary Party meeting this morning.
 News on Air2 months ago
What is AgustaWestland chopper scam & how Sonia Gandhi's name got involved in it?
In February 2010, the then Congress-led UPA government at the Centre signed a contract with the UK-based AgustaWestland to buy 12AW01 helicopters for the Indian Air Force (IAF) for a whopping Rs 3,600 crore. The aim of this deal was to procure helicopters to ...
 One India2 months ago
Kanishka drags Somaiya to HC, demands Rs. 10 crores compensation
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi's aide Kanishka Singh has filed a petition in the Delhi High Court against BJP MP Kirit Somaiya accusing him of making false, baseless, scandalous and malicious allegations with regard to his role in the AgustaWestland ...
 Sify1 month ago
Rediff.com
Everyone is aware of Sonia's love for country: Shah
Bharatiya Janata Party chief Amit Shah on Tuesday took a dig at Congress President Sonia Gandhi, saying everyone was aware of her "love for her son, National Herald and 2G". "Soniaji, everyone in this country is aware of your 'desh prem' (patriotism) and 'putra prem' (your love for your son), your National Herald prem' (your love for National Herald). "The nation is also aware of various other scams including 2G, 3G, Adarsh scam, CWG and AgustaWestland," Shah said at a rally in a bid to counter ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Rediff.com
Congress MP gives privilege notice against Modi for comments against Sonia
  Congress MP Shantaram Naik on Monday gave notice of breach of privilege against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Manohar Parrikkar to Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari on a day Congress created a ruckus in Parliament against Modi's comments in an election rally against Sonia Gandhi on the VVIP chopper deal. Giving a notice under Rule 187 and 188 of the Rules of Procedures and Conduct of Business in the Council of States, Naik said that the Prime Minister has made a ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Rediff.com
Swamy meets 6 pm deadline, authenticates all AgustaWestland documents
Bharatiya Janata Party MP and member of Rajya Sabha Subramanian Swamy met a 6 pm deadline on Friday to authenticate documents he had cited in Parliament during a discussion on the AgustaWestland chopper scam. Swamy had been instructed by the deputy speaker of the Rajya Sabha that if he failed to do so, his remarks during the Agusta debate would be struck off. Swamy authenticated eight pages of documents before the deadline. The Congress party will be given access to these documents on Monday to ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Only Modi, Bhagwat leading India: Rahul
New Delhi: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday launched a scathing attack at the Narendra Modi government, saying the country was being run by only two persons -- Modi and RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat. Rahul said: "Anyone who dares to speak against them ...
 Sify1 month ago
Rahul Gandhi dares BJP, says 'happy to be targeted'
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, who is facing the heat from the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over the AugustaWestland VVIP chopper scam, on Tuesday said that he was happy to be targeted."I am always being targeted, happy to be ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
Rediff.com
Happy to be targeted, says Rahul Gandhi on AgustaWestland issue
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday sought to brush aside Bharatiya Janata Party’s attempts to drag him into the VVIP chopper scam, saying he is “happy to be targeted”. “I am always being targeted, happy to be targeted,” he told reporters while entering Parliament House. He was asked about BJP MP Kirit Somaiya’s letter to the Enforcement Directorate and Central Bureau of Investigation asking them to check Gandhi’s links with a real estate ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Rediff.com
Agusta row: Swamy, Congress give notice for Privilege Motion in RS
Bharatiya Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy on Friday gave notice in the Rajya Sabha for moving Breach of Privilege Motion against Leader of Opposition Ghulam Nabi Azad over his remarks related to the AgustaWestland issue. The Congress also gave a breach of privilege notice in the Rajya Sabha against the Defence Ministry for issuing a statement on the chopper deal when Parliament is in session. Deputy Chairman P J Kurien told Swamy, who took oath as a nominated member on Tuesday, “If ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
Rediff.com
AgustaWestland deal: Amit Shah targets Sonia again, poses questions to her
Intensifying his attack, Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah on Friday targeted Congress chief Sonia Gandhi once again over the VVIP chopper scam asking her to explain a "number of relaxations" given to AgustaWestland which, he alleged, compromised India's interests. Posing questions to Gandhi before the media, he said reports of bribery in the deal appeared in the Italian media soon after the it was finalised but the then United Progressive Alliance government went ahead with it instead ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
Congress leader calls Swamy 'psychic'
Panaji, May 17: Attacking BJP MP Subramanian Swamy for trying to link Congress leaders to the AgustaWestland chopper scam, Goa Congress president Luizinho Faleiro on Tuesday (May 17) called him a "psychic".Addressing the media here, Faleiro first read out a ...
 One India1 month ago
Congress leader calls Swamy 'psychic'
Panaji, May 17 (IANS) Attacking BJP MP Subramanian Swamy for trying to link Congress leaders to the AgustaWestland chopper scam, Goa Congress president Luizinho Faleiro on Tuesday called him a "psychic".
 News Chennai Online1 month ago
DNA
VVIP Chopper scam: Subramanian Swamy corners Congress in Rajya Sabha
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Subramanian Swamy on Wednesday said the people, who lowered the specifications of height of choppers were not from the National Democratic Alliance (NDA), adding the Italian High Court's judgement clearly mentions the role of ...
 DNA1 month ago
I am happy to be targeted, says Rahul
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today sought to brush aside BJP's attempts to drag him into the CWG and VVIP chopper scams, saying he is "happy to be targeted". "I am always being targeted, happy to be targeted," he told reporters while ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
VVIP chopper scam: Subramanian Swamy calls former Vajpayee aide Brajesh Mishra Congress' Trojan horse
During an interview with India Today’s Karan Thapar, Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy claimed that Brajesh Mishra, Atal Bihar Vajpayee’s former aide was Congress’ Trojan horse. Swamy told Thapar that the "Congress decorated him with the ...
 DNA1 month ago
Chopper scam: Congress' top leadership will go to jail, says Subramanian Swamy
New Delhi, May 5: Amid raging controversy over Agusta Westland VVIP chopper deal, BJP leader and Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy has said that Congress top leadership will soon go to jail for their alleged role in the scam. When asked
 One India1 month ago
AgustaWestland scam: I am happy to be targeted, says Rahul Gandhi
Over the raising question in Parliament on AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam, the BJP is taking all efforts to get answers from the main opposition Congress party in connection with the alleged controversial deal. On Tuesday, May 3, the Congress vice ...
 One India1 month ago
AgustaWestland scam: Kanishka Singh refutes Somaiya's charges
Rubbishing the 'baseless' allegations levelled by Kirit Somaiya in the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi's aide Kanishka Singh on Tuesday alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP has been making false allegations ...
 Sify1 month ago
AgustaWestland scam: Kanishk Singh denies Somaiya's allegations
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi one-time aid and Emaar-MGF director Kanishk Singh on Tuesday rubbished allegations of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kirit Somaiya of him having a stake in the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam as malafide ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
AgustaWestland scam: Kanishk Singh denies Somaiya's allegations
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi one-time aid and Emaar-MGF director Kanishk Singh on Tuesday rubbished allegations of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kirit Somaiya of him having a stake in the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam as malafide and ...
 Sify1 month ago
AgustaWestland scam: Kanishk Singh denies Somaiya's allegations
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi one-time aid and Emaar-MGF director Kanishk Singh on Tuesday rubbished allegations of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kirit Somaiya of him having a stake in the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam as malafide ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
MSN India
VVIP chopper scam: Subramanian Swamy just won't go away
BJP MP will also seek breach of privilege proceedings against Leader of the Opposition
 MSN India2 months ago
Business Line
Chopper scam: Amit Shah mounts attack on Sonia Gandhi
Asks, on whose behest tender conditions were tampered with? Gandhinagar, Apr 29: Mounting his attack on the Congress President Sonia Gandhi in the controversial AgustaWestland Chopper deal, the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah on Friday accused her ...
 Business Line2 months ago
VIP chopper deal: Shah attacks Sonia
BJP chief Amit Shah today launched a sharp attack on Congress chief Sonia Gandhi over the VVIP chopper scam and asked her to name those who received the "kickbacks". "All I want to ask her is that those who gave bribe are in jail in Italy, then ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
State Times
VIP chopper deal: Shah attacks Sonia Advertisement
New Delhi: BJP chief Amit Shah today launched a sharp attack on Congress chief Sonia Gandhi over the VVIP chopper scam and asked her to name those who received the “kickbacks”. “All I want to ask her is that those who gave bribe are in jail ...
 State Times2 months ago
Rediff.com
VVIP chopper scam: BJP plans to target Sonia
The Bharatiya Janata Party plans to target Sonia Gandhi and other Congress leaders on the issue of bribes in the AgustaWestland chopper deal during the United Progressive Alliance regime in a bid to corner the main opposition party which has been paralysing Rajya Sabha on the Uttarakhand affair. The top brass of the BJP including its President Amit Shah and parliamentary leaders including Finance Minister Arun Jaitley met in New Delhi to chalk out a strategy following media reports that an ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
VVIP chopper scam: Tell names of bribe takers, BJP to Congress
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 Business Standard2 months ago
VVIP chopper scam: Tell names of bribe takers, BJP to Cong
New Delhi, Apr 26 (PTI): BJP today used the conviction of Italian officials linked to the VVIP chopper scam to target the Congress and asked the then Defence Minister A K Antony to name the party leaders allegedly involved in the scandal. The party wanted to ...
 Daiji World2 months ago
VVIP chopper scam: Tell names of bribe takers, BJP to Cong
BJP today used the conviction of Italian officials linked to the VVIP chopper scam to target the Congress and asked the then Defence Minister A K Antony to name the party leaders allegedly involved in the scandal. The party wanted to know who were ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
Clarify on Agusta chopper scam, BJP asks ex-minister Antony
The BJP on Tuesday asked former defence minister A.K. Antony to clarify if any Congress leader was involved in accepting bribe in the $750 million AgustaWestland VVIP helicopter deal.
 Business Standard2 months ago
BJP seeks to corner Congress over VVIP chopper scam, Ishrat Jahan case
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 Business Standard2 months ago
BJP seeks to corner govt over VVIP chopper scam, Ishrat case
Facing opposition attack over the Uttarakhand crisis, BJP today sought to corner Congress over the VVIP chopper scam and Ishrat Jahan issue, alleging that the UPA government stood with LeT to prove a "terrorist" as a nationalist. In the first Parliamentary ...
 One India2 months ago
Congress leader calls Swamy 'psychic'
Congress president Luizinho Faleiro on Tuesday called him a "psychic". Addressing the media here, Faleiro first read out a chronology of events linked to the developments in the AgustaWestland case before he attacked Swamy. "Who is that psychic fellow in the ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
State Times
I am happy to be targeted, says Rahul
New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today sought to brush aside BJP’s attempts to drag him into the CWG and VVIP chopper scams, saying he is “happy to be targeted”. “I am always being targeted, happy to be targeted,” ...
 State Times1 month ago
Rahul Gandhi dares BJP, says 'happy to be targeted'
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, who is facing the heat from the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over the AugustaWestland VVIP chopper scam, on Tuesday said that he was happy to be targeted. "I am always being targeted, happy to be targeted," said ...
 Sify1 month ago

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