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CAG report on Rafale raises concerns on Letter of Comfort over sovereign guarantee

The report, tabled in Parliament on Wednesday, noted that the 2007 UPA deal included a 15 per cent bank guarantee against advance payments.

13 Feb 2019 5:05 PM

Cong defeating BJP in ideological fight, Modi's bluster gone over Rafale: Rahul

There is only one party that speaks for entire country, Rahul said, adding that other party speaks for part of Indian society.

13 Feb 2019 4:05 PM

Rahul deserves tag of 'mahajhoota', has no shame: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

The statement came on Wednesday while targeting Congress president Rahul Gandhi over Rafale deal row.

13 Feb 2019 3:14 PM

PM's defence on pricing of Rafale deal 'demolished': Rahul Gandhi

Rahul's attack came after a report in The Hindu which claimed that the Rafale deal was not on 'better terms' than the UPA-era offer.

13 Feb 2019 2:41 PM

Negotiating team Chairman of Rafale rejects claims of dissent note in contract report

This is first time that Bhadauria has spoken out on the terms of Rafale since Cong and other Oppn parties have started raising questions.

13 Feb 2019 2:31 PM


Lies of Congress exposed by CAG report on Rafale: Arun Jaitley

The CAG report on Rafale said that deal negotiated by NDA was 2.86 per cent cheaper than what was negotiated by UPA.

13 Feb 2019 1:51 PM

PM's Rafale deal 2.8 pc cheaper than what UPA negotiated: CAG report

The delivery schedule of the first 18 Rafale aircraft is better than the one proposed in the 126 aircraft deal, by five months.

13 Feb 2019 12:05 PM

PM Modi's Rafale deal ‘costlier, slower on delivery’: report

The report by The Hindu newspaper on Rafale deal cites a dissent note signed by 3 domain experts on Indian Negotiating Team.

13 Feb 2019 11:26 AM

Denied JPC, Congress storms out of Lok Sabha

Party leaders rush to Well of House after Speaker refuses to let Kharge speak.

13 Feb 2019 3:06 AM

PM acted as Anil's middleman in Rafale, committed 'treason': Rahul

Rahul rejected Comptroller and Auditor General report on Rafale deal, and dubbed it 'Chowkidar Auditor General' report.

12 Feb 2019 1:07 PM


The Rafale effect: Make PMO’s primacy official?

French industry may enjoy that freedom but no defence company in India has any existence outside the realm of official sanction and patronage.

12 Feb 2019 12:00 AM

PM facilitates loot, removed anti-corruption clause from Rafale: Rahul

Rahul, who attended Andhra CM N Chandrababu Naidu's day-long hunger strike against central govt, said that PM has got no credibility left.

11 Feb 2019 12:11 PM

Rafale deal unravelling faster than Government thought: Congress

The Congress has been alleging irregularities in the Rafale deal but the government has vehemently rejected all allegations.

11 Feb 2019 11:36 AM

Fresh revelations on Rafale need answers

The PMO has no experts of the kind needed to select an advanced combat aircraft.

11 Feb 2019 12:00 AM

Rahul Gandhi's remark on fighter pilots reveals his mindset: Smriti Irani

Irani was responding to Gandhi's comments that Rs. 30,000 crore could be given to families of Air Force pilots.

10 Feb 2019 4:51 PM


PM should answer if Rafale deal meant to strengthen IAF or not: Shiv Sena

The Sena, in an editorial in its mouthpiece 'Saamana' said Modi gave a speech on 'patriotism' in Parl on Thursday and defended the deal.

09 Feb 2019 12:13 PM

Chandrababu Naidu lashes out at PM Modi on Rafale, demands independent probe

Chandrababu Naidu wrote a series of tweets lashing out at the Prime Minister.

09 Feb 2019 11:59 AM

Rafale storm: Nirmala Sitharaman says Opposition flogging ‘dead horse’

The minister questioned whether “doubts” were being deliberately created in public minds because of some “corporate warfare”.

09 Feb 2019 2:22 AM

Mamata Banerjee hits back at PM Modi, calls him 'mad-dy babu'

Mamata said, 'During the election, he (Prime Minister Modi) becomes 'Chaiwalla' after election he becomes 'Rafale walla'.

08 Feb 2019 7:06 PM

Modi govt wrote off 3.5 lakh crore debt of industrialists: Rahul Gandhi

The Congress chief reiterated that the PMO was directly involved in conducting negotiations with the French side on the Rafale deal.

08 Feb 2019 6:35 PM