Tainted Chopper Deal

  • Tainted chopper deal: Finmeccanica ex-CEO Giuseppe Orsi's trial begins 19-06-2013 08:41 AM

    Milan: Months after the shocking revelations of the AgustaWestland bribery case, Finmeccanica ex-CEO Giuseppe Orsi's trial begins on Wednesday. A CBI team will also be attending the trial in Milan. Orsi and the CEO of its chopper unit Bruno Spagnoli, will go on trial on Wednesday in a Milan court....
  • India made a party in VVIP chopper scam trial 05-06-2013 08:48 PM

    New Delhi: India has been made a party in the VVIP chopper scam trial in Italy which is expected to begin in the third week of June there. The Indian side is in the process of hiring a law firm there to present its case in the Italian trial procedures,...
  • CBI quizzes senior IAF official in VVIP chopper deal 16-05-2013 10:21 PM

    New Delhi: CBI on Thursday quizzed a senior Air Force officer as witness in connection with alleged corruption in the Rs 3,600 crore VVIP Helicopter deal in which former Air Chief is one of the suspects. Without naming the officer, CBI sources said an Air Marshal level officer was examined...
  • VVIP chopper deal: CBI to get phone transcripts from Italy 09-05-2013 10:26 PM

    New Delhi: CBI is likely to get transcripts of phone conversations of Italian middlemen allegedly involved in the VVIP helicopter deal, intercepted by law enforcement authorities following court orders in the European country. CBI sources said the documents would be received by the Defence Ministry and later, handed over to...
  • VVIP chopper deal: Former Finmeccanica chief released from jail 05-05-2013 12:56 PM

    Milan: The former CEO of the Italian defense giant Finmeccanica was released on Saturday from jail pending his trial on corruption charges in June. Giuseppe Orsi, who was held for some 80 days in pre-trial detention, faces charges for his alleged involvement in the payment of bribes to secure a...
  • Italy: Trial in VVIP chopper scam to begin from June 19 03-05-2013 08:09 PM

    Rome: The 'instant trial' in Rome against ex-CEO of the Italian state-controlled defence giant Finmeccanica, Giuseppe Orsi and the CEO of its helicopter unit AgustaWestland, Bruno Spagnoli for alleged kickbacks in the Rs 3,600 crore VVIP chopper deal with India will begin on June 19. A judge in the northern...
  • Chopper deal: Aeromatrix moves court for defreezing account 17-04-2013 05:58 PM

    New Delhi: Aeromatrix Info Solutions private limited, an accused firm in the Rs 3600 crore VVIP helicopter deal scam, has moved a Delhi court seeking defreezing of its bank account for paying salaries to its employees. The Chandigarh-based firm, in its petition, has said the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI)...
  • Will accountability be fixed for AgustaWestland deal? 27-02-2013 11:41 PM

    The Rajya Sabha passed a motion for the formation of Joint Parliamentary Committee on chopper deal even as the BJP, the TMC and the JD(U) walked out of the House opposing the motion. ...
  • Chopper deal: Oppn walks out as Rajya Sabha passes motion for JPC probe 27-02-2013 10:53 PM

    The NDA has been demanding an investigation monitored by the Supreme Court in the deal. ...
  • Chopper deal: Govt is open to investigation, says Kamal Nath 20-02-2013 11:19 PM

    The Parliamentary Affairs Minister said that the AgustaWestland chopper deal issue is a slur on India. ...
  • Chopper deal: CBI can meet Italian prosecutors, say legal experts 19-02-2013 11:04 AM

    CNN-IBN spoke to Italian legal experts to try and find out whether India can gain access to the Italian probe report on AgustaWestland deal. ...