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27 years on, Bofors scandal still awaits closure
Times of India

Bofors report PAC's oldest 'pending' file

NEW DELHI: Some 27 years after the Comptroller and Auditor General's (CAG) politically explosive report on the Bofors gun purchase indicted the Rajiv Gandhi government and set the stage for a famous opposition victory in 1989, it remains the oldest ... Economic Times, 3 weeks ago
27 years on, Bofors scandal still awaits closure Times of India, 3 weeks ago

Is it the Bofors syndrome?

ByAir Marshal Brijesh D Dayal (retd) As part of the last Cabinet reshuffle, the erstwhile minister of state for defence was shifted to another ministry. At the time, media reports had suggested that the reason was his involvement in a major row ...
 South Asia Monitor1 month ago
Times of India

I ensured no politician gets framed in Bofors guns controversy: Mulayam

Lucknow, Aug 18 (UNI) Samajwadi Party president Mulayam Singh Yadav has stir up a hornet nest after three decades by claiming that he had saved the leaders particularly the Gandhi family in the Bofors guns controversy when he was the Defence ...
 United News of India1 month ago As defence minister, I went slow on Bofors file: MSY  Times of India1 month ago As Defence Minister, went slow on Bofors case: Mulayam Singh Yadav  Economic Times1 month ago
MSN India

I soft-pedalled Bofors: Mulayam

Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Wednesday claimed he had soft-pedalled the Bofors issue during his tenure as defence minister in the United Front government (1996-98) after he saw how well the artillery guns worked.
 MSN India1 month ago Bofors guns were good, so I soft-pedalled issue: Mulayam  HT Syndication1 month ago Mulayam: Bofors guns were good, so I soft-pedalled issue  HT Syndication1 month ago

Parrikar trip to Bofors land

Defence minister Manohar Parrikar is scheduled to visit Sweden this month in a move that immediately brings Swedish fighter aircraft, the Gripen, into sharper focus for the Indian Air Force. Not since 1987 has India signed a major defence contract with ...
 The Telegraph2 weeks ago In Sweden, Parrikar to negotiate Gripen deal  The Freepress Journal2 weeks ago

Desi Bofors: 3 indigenously-developed Dhanush artillery guns handed over to Indian Army

Three indigenously-developed 155 mm 'Dhanush' artillery guns have been handed over to the Indian Army by the Jabalpur-based Gun Carriage Factory (GCF). "Three 155 mm howitzers (Dhanush) have been handed over to the army recently for user's ...
 Firstpost.com2 months ago Indian Army handed over 'desi Bofors' artillery guns  Rediff.com2 months ago Army set to issue RFPs for Rs 16,000 crore air defence gun programme  Financial Express2 weeks ago Army ready to face any kind of challenges: Gen Suhag  Daily Excelsior.com2 months ago

Bofors: The battle winning factor of Kargil War

Major highlights of all the operations in "Operation Vijay" was comprehensive destruction of enemy defences and suppression of enemy artillery forcing them to vacate their defences, leaving behind a large cache of arms, ammunition, equipment and ...
 India Today2 months ago Indian artillery: The battle winning factor in Kargil war  United News of India2 months ago Artillery: The battle winning factor in Kargil  India Today2 months ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Bofors case split Sonia Gandhi and PV Narasimha Rao, says Congress veteran

New Delhi: Congress veteran Margaret Alva, a former Union minister and Governor, has revealed that Congress president Sonia Gandhi fell out with then Prime Minister P.V. Narasimha Rao over an investigation into the Bofors probe. In her ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 months ago 'Ticking bomb' on Alva lap  Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago Congress dubs Margaret Alva's revelations in her new book as marketing tools  Firstpost.com2 months ago Cong mocks at Alva's revelations in book  The Freepress Journal2 months ago

Appeal against Bofors order escalated Sonia-Rao friction: Margaret Alva

By Agencies | Posted 2 hours New Delhi: The decision by then Narasimha Rao government to appeal against a Delhi High court order quashing the Bofors case linking Rajiv Gandhi had deepened Sonia Gandhi's suspicion over Rao, escalating friction ...
 Mid Day2 months ago Bofors case: Appeal against HC order escalated Sonia-Rao power battle  Business Standard2 months ago

S.S. Ahluwalia: Darjeeling MP and expert in parliamentary matters

Once a key member of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi's "shouting brigade" with Mamata Banerjee during the Bofors controversy and a former Union Minister in the P.V. Narasimha Rao government, Surendrajeet Singh Ahluwalia is also a linguist.Educated at St.
 Prokerala2 months ago S S Ahluwalia: Darjeeling MP and expert in parliamentary matters (Profile)  One India2 months ago
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