Tag: Bofors

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  • A firebrand departs

    A firebrand departs

    Few other leading lawyers would accept such briefs, he did so with relifsh: and almost always made a genuine “fight” of it.

    September 10, 2019
  • We the Voters

    We the Voters

    The electorate can make a beginning by electing only decent and honest law makers and rejecting tainted aspirants, regardless of their party affiliation. Unless and until we the voters assert ourselves, we will continue to have representatives who are unworthy of our confidence.

    May 13, 2019
  • Indian Army gets ‘desi Bofors’; Dhanush howitzer

    Indian Army gets ‘desi Bofors’; Dhanush howitzer

    Dhanush has been designed and developed by the Ordnance Factory Board at the Gun Carriage Factory at Jabalpur based on the Bofors drawings.

    April 8, 2019
  • What’s so secret?

    What’s so secret?

    The MoD is also inconsistent about whether the original documents were “stolen”, or photo-copies were accessed by the media ~ is the Sitharaman ship so leaky?

    March 15, 2019
  • Taint on armed forces as parties gear up for polls

    Taint on armed forces as parties gear up for polls

    The government was never in a hurry to get Christian Michel, the middleman in the AgustaWestland scam, back to India, despite the UAE court clearing his extradition.

    December 11, 2018
  • SC rejects CBI appeal to reopen Bofors case, says grounds of delay not justified

    SC rejects CBI appeal to reopen Bofors case, says grounds of delay not justified

    The Rs 1,437-crore deal between India and Swedish arms manufacturer AB Bofors for the supply of 400 units of 155 mm Howitzer guns for the Indian Army was entered into on March 24, 1986.

    November 2, 2018
  • BJP ‘flogging dead horses’ of Bofors: Congress

    BJP ‘flogging dead horses’ of Bofors: Congress

    The Congress on Wednesday hit back at the BJP for raising the Bofors issue, saying that the ruling party was “flogging dead horses”. Chief Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala tweeted, “BJP is clutching at straws to save Shah_Zada. ‘Beta Bachao Abhiyan’ won’t succeed by flogging dead horses of Bofors by discredited ministers.” His tweet came hours …

    October 19, 2017