Giuseppe Orsi

  • Chopper deal: Middlemen Michel, Gerosa and Haschke still missing as probe continues February 25, 2013

    Christian Michel, one of the three middlemen mentioned in the tainted AgustaWestland chopper deal, seem to have disappeared and cannot be found at his residence. The other two middlemen Carlo Gerosa and Guido Haschke have similarly disappeared and have not yet come out in public and spoken on the Rs...
  • Chopper deal: Italian probe report states nearly 50 million euros paid in kickbacks February 19, 2013

    A joint team of CBI, Ministry of Defence and the Foreign Ministry on Tuesday reached Italy to probe allegations of kickbacks. ...
  • News 360: Will AK Antony's personal integrity help UPA tide over chopper deal crisis? February 19, 2013

    Defence Minister AK Antony has ruled out his resignation in the VVIP chopper allegations, saying there is no divide within the government on how to handle this latest controversy. ...
  • Chopper deal: Strong evidence against Finmeccanica exCEO Giuseppe Orsi, says Italian criminal law expert February 19, 2013

    An Italian criminal law expert has told CNNIBN that India won't find it easy to get details of the probe. ...
  • Will we ever know the real beneficiaries in the AgustaWestland case? February 18, 2013

    Italian probe reports say that Christian Michel got 60 per cent of the Rs 350 crore kickbacks. However, he has not been questioned even once. ...
  • The Last Word: Will chopper deal lead to another setback for defence procurement programme? February 18, 2013

    The government is noncommittal on axing the AgustaWestland deal. While External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said the showcause notice was just the first step, he indicated the government may not go all the way. ...
  • AgustaWestland chopper deal: Italy may share probe documents with India later, say sources February 16, 2013

    The Italian court on Saturday had refused to share its probe documents with India. ...
  • Ousted Finnmeccanica CEO to be quizzed over chopper deal February 15, 2013

    Ousted Finnmeccanica CEO Giuseppe Orsi who is being held in jail but has not been charged, faces allegations of paying bribes to win contract for the company's AgustaWestland unit to supply helicopters for use by Indian VVIPs. ...