Saturday, 15 December, 2018

Topic: AgustaWestland

File image of Svetlana Alliluyeva | Facebook

Modi govt sent back Dubai princess but Indira’s India didn’t deport Stalin’s daughter

Back in the late 1960s, India had ‘turned a blind eye’ as Joseph Stalin’s daughter Svetlana Alliluyeva fled to the US.
Michel Christian being produced at a CBI court in Patiala House Courts | Manvender Vashist/PTI

CBI to treat Christian Michel well to ensure Vijay Mallya & Nirav Modi are extradited too

CBI believes any allegation of custodial misbehaviour by Michel will hurt its efforts to extradite fugitives Vijay Mallya & Nirav Modi.
Ajit Doval

Michel extradition & Dubai princess: Inside story of how ‘James Bond’ Ajit Doval guided CBI

Spymaster Ajit Doval is going where no man has dared to go before.
Christian Michel

CBI asks for more trouble by letting Ajit Doval ‘guide’ it in Christian Michel extradition

CBI has given fresh legs to allegations by a senior officer that National Security Advisor Ajit Doval influenced investigations.

Prime Minister’s priorities and trouble for Congress

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Priyanka Chopra with Nick Jonas in Mumbai | PTI

The unkindest ‘Cut’ to PeeCee

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Christian Michel

AgustaWestland middleman Christian Michel sent to 5-day CBI custody

Michel was produced before a Delhi court which allowed his five-day custodial interrogation by the CBI.
AgustaWestland scam accused middleman Michel Christian at CBI headquarters in New Delhi | Ravi Choudhary/PTI

What is the AgustaWestland scam, and how Christian Michel’s extradition will impact it

Christian Michel was allegedly one of the middlemen who brokered the AgustaWestland helicopter deal and paid bribes to officials and politicians.

Corruption in Agusta could be tough to prove but BJP will flog it anyway

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah during the BJP Parliamentary Party meeting at Parliament House

Narendra Modi government may have won this Rafale round, but Congress can still fight

Questions will be raised on how Supreme Court judgment got crucial facts, like CAG report on Rafale being examined by PAC, wrong.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi |Atul Yadav/PTI

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rafale deal

SC on Rafale PILs: Setback for Rahul’s campaign or lesson not to politicise defence deals?

The Supreme Court Friday dismissed all petitions seeking a court-monitored probe into the Rafale fighter jet deal. The court’s order comes at a time when the Op...