Friday, 18 January, 2019

Topic: Rafale deal

Congress raises questions on $7.8 billion Rafale deal, alleges scam

CAG refuses to share details of Rafale audit, says disclosure will cause breach of Parliament

The Comptroller and Auditor General said that any disclosure at this stage will amount to breach of the Parliament's privilege.

BCCI ban for Hardik Pandya & KL Rahul is just overkill

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A ShinMaywa US-2i amphibious aircraft

Rafale controversy stops Japan from pushing sale of amphibious aircraft for Indian Navy

India and Japan have been trying to negotiate a deal for the procurement of 12 amphibious aircraft for the Indian Navy’s Indian Ocean Region patrols. 
Congress president Rahul Gandhi at AICC headquarters in New Delhi | PTI

Decoding the Rafale numbers: Where Rahul Gandhi and Modi government went wrong

For India, it is the season of miscalculation.
Nirmala Sitharaman

Shame that Rahul Gandhi is misleading country on HAL contracts: Nirmala Sitharaman

Rahul Gandhi had accused the defence minister of lying in the Parliament about procurement orders worth Rs 1 lakh crore for HAL.

Rahul’s Rafale rebukes amid silence on Sabarimala

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A man holds a Rs 2000 banknote | Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg

Rs 2,000 note on its way out as govt looks to ‘cut tax evasion, hoarding’

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File image of Rahul Gandhi | PTI

Congress ‘survey’ claims 85% of those who know of Rafale believe there’s ‘something wrong’

Congress says it conducted a door-to-door survey last year, which covered around 2 lakh polling booths across the country.

Congress will investigate Rafale deal if voted to power in 2019, says Rahul Gandhi

The Congress and Modi government have been debating the Rafale deal in Lok Sabha, with the opposition demanding a Joint Parliamentary Committee to look into the deal.
Nirmala Sitharaman

Cong stopped Rafale deal as it ‘didn’t get money’: Sitharaman hits back in Lok Sabha

Replying to a debate on the Rafale issue in Lok Sabha, defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman alleged the Congress ingnored national security.
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Does sedition law apply to JNU & Assam cases or is it being used as tool to stifle dissent?

Ten JNU students, including Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya have been charge-sheeted under the sedition law for raising ‘anti-India’ slogan...