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AgustaWestland deal

Bribe charge spells doom for Agusta, MoD scraps VVIP chopper deal

Justice Jeevan Reddy has been nominated by the MoD as its arbitrator.


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India cancelled the Rs 3,600-crore VVIP chopper deal with AgustaWestland.
Everything you need to know about AgustaWestland chopper deal

Wednesday , 1 January '14

India cancelled the Rs 3,600-crore VVIP chopper deal with AgustaWestland.
VVIP chopper deal: CBI gives clean chit to Tata exec, says mistaken identity

Friday , 24 May '13

Name of senior Tata Steel executive Partha Sengupta had emerged in the Italian investigation.
The Indian Express was the first to report on AgustWestland deal scam.
VVIP Chopper deal: Accused firm moves court for defreezing account

Wednesday , 17 April '13

Aeromatrix tells court that they wanted money to pay their employees.
Some cabinet ministers and even officials fear such a move could set back India's efforts to modernise its mil...
India wrestles with dilemma of blacklisting AgustaWestland

Sunday , 17 March '13

Some cabinet ministers and even officials fear such a move could set back India's efforts to modernise its military.
CBI is learnt to have unearthed a copy of an agreement between Julie Tyagi and middleman Guido Haschke which a...
AgustaWestland scam: CBI digs up a 'contract between S P Tyagi kin and Haschke'

Friday , 15 March '13

This contract, dated May 2004, was found in the piles of documents and bank papers seized by CBI.
The CBI has registered an FIR against former IAF chief S P Tyagi in the VVIP chopper scam.
VVIP chopper deal: CBI files FIR against ex-IAF chief S P Tyagi, others

Wednesday , 13 March '13

Satish Bagrodia, brother of former Union Minister Santosh Bagrodia, also named in the FIR.
Finmeccanica Giuseppe Orsi (Reuters)
VVIP Chopper deal: CBI questions brother of former Union Minister

Friday , 8 March '13

'The agency has named IDS Infotech in its preliminary enquiry but Satish Bagrodia is not named.'
Defence ministry has asked AgustaWestland to specifically furnish details of its relationship with companies t...
Explain links with engineering firms: MoD to AgustaWestland

Friday , 8 March '13

Demands reply in one week, notice sent days after Express report.
Agency has already questioned executives of Indian arms of Aeromatrix and IDS Infotech. (Reuters)
AgustaWestland scam: CBI questions ex-Air Force Chief S P Tyagi, his cousins

Wednesday , 6 March '13

The Indian Express was the first to unveil the irregularities in chopper deal.
A PIL filed in SC by an advocate had sought a special investigation team to probe the VVIP chopper deal.
Supreme Court refuses to examine VVIP chopper deal

Friday , 1 March '13

A PIL filed by an advocate had sought a special investigation team to probe the deal.
Giuseppe Orsi quizzed by Italian magistrate. (Reuters)
VVIP chopper deal: Giuseppe Orsi quizzed by Italian magistrate

Thursday , 28 February '13

Giuseppe Orsi was questioned yesterday by Busto Arsizio magistrate Eugenio Fusco.
The Ministry had issued a showcause notice to AgustaWestland on February 15. (AP)
Chopper deal: Def Min to consider reports of Joint Secy, CBI team

Sunday , 24 February '13

The Ministry had issued a showcause notice to AgustaWestland on February 15.
AgustaWestland deal
AgustaWestland replies to govt notice, chopper deal fate to be decided

Friday , 22 February '13

Italian firm says it has not indulged in any wrong practice.
VVIP Chopper deal: Government to explore all options to get information from Italy. (Indian Express)
VVIP chopper deal probe: Govt will examine all legal angles, says Khurshid

Thursday , 21 February '13

Italian court has refused to provide CBI with copy of the chargesheet on scam probe.
VVIP chopper deal: CBI engages 2 law firms in Italy

Wednesday , 20 February '13

Chiomenti law firm, Grippo law firm are asked to help in coordinating with the Italian authorities.
xternal Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid
Too early to say VVIP helicopter deal on chopping block: Salman Khurshid

Tuesday , 19 February '13

Defence Ministry had initiated the process to scrap the deal for the Anglo-Italian AW-101 choppers.
Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath
Govt open to a JPC probe, says Kamal Nath

Tuesday , 19 February '13

Govt is 'neither afraid nor hesitant' on discussion on any issue, says Nath.
AgustaWestland chopper deal
AgustaWestland deal: PM speaks, says nothing to hide

Monday , 18 February '13

PM says the govt is ready to discuss all issues related to the VVIP chopper deal.
AgustaWestland deal: CBI engages a lawyer in Italy

Sunday , 17 February '13

Lawyer to help understand Italian law, expedite getting documents from chopper company.