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Thirty years after Bofors scandal, India to make the gun's 'de...

Three decades after the Bofors scandal, the Indian Army will get the 155mm artillery guns for the first time. DNA, 5 days ago

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Murky deal

The emergence of VVIP chopper deal has all the ingredients of a scandal much bigger than the Bofors of the mid-1980s. The murky deal has an array of politicians, bureaucrats and top military officers as the beneficiaries of the multi-billion bribe which ...
 State Times2 months ago VVIP helicopter deal round-up: Parrikar invokes Bofors in probe promise  Livemint.com1 month ago Couldn't Prove Bofors, Agusta Could Be Different: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar  NDTV1 month ago The Agusta challenge  New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago

The Shadowy World Of Arms Dealer Sanjay Bhandari

Ever since the Bofors scandal broke in 1987, defence deals and agents have become a cause celebre. Barely has the dust settled on the AgustaWestland helicopter deal, another arms dealer and his political connections have hit the headlines and come ...
 Outlook India3 weeks ago
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VVIP chopper scam: Defence procurement policy must be realistic about role of middlemen

AgustaWestland must not go the Bofors way is the common political refrain. To Bofors, you could add HDW, the scandal over the purchase of German submarines just four years after Bofors; Sukhoi 30 jets from Russia, Israeli Barak missiles, and so on.
 DNA India1 month ago VVIP Chopper scam: Bofors mistake won't be repeated, assures Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar  DNA India1 month ago BJP, Cong, AAP exchange salvo  Nagaland Post1 month ago Chopper scam: Parrikar vows to punish guilty  Times of India1 month ago

Augusta scandal has put Congress on the back foot

  Whether it was the Bofors gun in 1986 or Italian helicopters in 2012, a leak or disclosure at the source overseas is like dynamite, and usually impossible to refute.They acquire a life of their own in the hands of the media, says T N Ninan. The thesis that it is simpler, cheaper, more efficient and ultimately safer to finance political funding through offshore deals, and to park the money abroad, has been attributed rightly or wrongly to a long-dead member of the Gandhi family. The core ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Govt will take case to logical end, says Manohar Parrikar on AgustaWestland

In a veiled warning to the Congress party, Parrikar said unlike in the Bofors scandal, the NDA govt will take the AgustaWestland case to its logical end New Delhi: The Agusta Westland chopper scam continued to be in the centre of discussion as the ...
 Livemint.com1 month ago AgustaWestland: Govt will take case to logical end, says Manohar Parrikar  Livemint.com1 month ago
IndiaTV News

Spectre of corruption continues to haunt Congress, especially its first family

It was the Bofors howitzer scandal which brought down the Rajiv Gandhi government in 1989. Since then, none from the dynasty has been the prime minister although the Congress has been in power.Now, when its political fortune is at its lowest ebb with its ...
 Prokerala2 months ago

BRP Bhaskar: Another scandal playing out

Exclusive to The Gulf Today The raging controversy over the Agusta Westland bribery brings to mind the Bofors scandal which reverberated in India's political space for a quarter century before petering out with the bribe-takers getting away ...
 The Gulf Today1 month ago
New Indian Express

MoD buries Bofors ghost, gives nod to buy Howitzers

NEW DELHI: The Ministry of Defence has cleared the purchase of 145 ultra-light howitzer battlefield guns for $750 million from BAE Systems, US. The first such deal of field guns after Bofors scandal was finalised by the Defence Acquisition Council ...
 New Indian Express6 days ago Govt okays huge gun deal, India to purchase 145 Howitzers  catchnews.com6 days ago India to Buy 145 M777 Howitzers From US  Defense Update3 days ago India to buy 145 M77 Howitzers  South Asia Monitor3 days ago
Deccan Chronicle

Agusta deal: Congress scared as it knows who took money, says Parrikar

New Delhi : Launching a fresh attack on the Congress, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar drew a parallel between the Bofors scam and the controversial VVIP chopper deal, claiming that the hierarchical set up in both scandals was the same. In an ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 month ago AgustaWestland Scam Reflects Same Hierarchy As Bofors: Defence Minister To NDTV  NDTV1 month ago Agusta won't be Bofors, will nail bribe-takers, says Parrikar  Times of India1 month ago Won't Let AgustaWestland go the 'Bofors Way': Parrikar  New Indian Express1 month ago
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