Tuesday, 4 October, 2022
TopicRobert Vadra

Topic: Robert Vadra

Fugitive middleman Sanjay Bhandari sues French firm for Rs 92 crore ‘commission’ in 2011 IAF deal

Bhandari claims he had ‘helped’ Thales to ‘sell the upgrade of the Mirage jets by facilitating a meeting’ with a senior defence ministry official. He fled India in 2016.

Priyanka Vadra’s son Raihan takes control, then sets you free with ‘dark photo exhibit’

Raihan Vadra says he first picked up photography when he was with his mother at Ranthambore in 2011, while she was conducting research for her book The Tiger’s Realm.

Robert Vadra is now an ‘aam aadmi’ Khan Market protester. With a Land Cruiser on standby

Feeding migrant workers in lockdown, protesting fuel prices, to talking about Rahul Gandhi’s love for India — Robert Vadra seems to be priming for a new role.

I-T dept questions Robert Vadra in connection with benami assets case probe

Robert Vadra, who was questioned for about eight hours, said the action was aimed to “digress” from the “real issues” concerning the country like the farmers’ agitation.

What we don’t know about the crisis in the Congress

The media portrays the Gandhi family as one unit, but the great unknown in the Congress crisis may well be the political relationship between mother, son and daughter.

Robert Vadra’s temple greeting, Tejasvi Surya’s dharma lesson & Shashi Tharoor’s warning

The most politically correct and incorrect tweets of the day from across the political spectrum.

Kejriwal and Khattar forgot Vadra deals. Only IAS Ashok Khemka stuck to fighting corruption

In Just Transferred, Bhavdeep Kang and Namita Kala write about Ashok Khemka, the man who was transferred 53 times for speaking truth to power and cancelled Robert Vadra’s land deals.

Delhi court extends ED custody of NRI businessman CC Thampi

C.C. Thampi was arrested in connection with a money laundering case stemming from the purchase of a London property allegedly owned by Robert Vadra.

ED claims to have nailed Vadra link with London property after Dubai businessman’s arrest

NRI businessman C.C. Thampi, arrested last week, allegedly aided Robert Vadra in investing ill-gotten wealth in property abroad.

Modi, Shah have put lives of leaders at risk: Robert Vadra on Priyanka’s security breach

Referring to the incident, Robert Vadra said the breach was a "very big lapse" and also drew attention to the issue of women's safety in the country.

On Camera

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File photo of Supreme Court | Manisha Mondal | ThePrint

SC ruling on hijab & Gyanvapi won’t just be limited to faith. It’ll be about our democracy

While petitions against Karnataka’s hijab ban are an opportunity to define student rights, those against Place of Worship Act can be a platform to ensure a robust law-making procedure in India.
A man counts Indian currency notes inside a shop in Mumbai, India | Reuters/Francis Mascarenhas

RBI tells state refiners to reduce dollar buying in spot market, contain sharp fall in rupee

RBI has ensured that $9 billion has been made available at overseas branches of some Indian banks for the country's three state-run refiners to tap, according to sources.

Defence

The LCH is designed with stealth features such as reduced visual, aural, radar and infrared signatures | Photo: IAF

Prachand, India’s new Light Combat Helicopter, doesn’t yet have main arsenal or protection suite

IAF inducted new helicopter Monday, but it'll get anti-tank guided missile only by mid-2023, while air-to-air missiles haven't yet been ordered, it is learnt.

India’s hijab supporters will lose even if they win SC battle. Because the real war is political

In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.
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