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Don’t sell profit making HAL shares its employees pleads to PM Modi

Two days after Modi government announced the selling of 15 percent of its stake in state owned aerospace and defence company Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), employees of the company, wrote to PM Narendra Modi urging him not to sell the government’s stake and weaken the 80-year-old PSU.   Arguing that HAL is a Navratna defence Read More…

Companies Legal

Reliance back tracks and withdrew defamation cases against Congress Leaders and NH media

Reliance Group on Tuesday said that it has decided to withdraw the Rs 5,000 crore defamation suits against several Congress leaders and National Herald newspaper for “defamatory” remarks on the controversial Rafale fighter jet deal.   A statement issued by the company’s spokesperson said, “We believe that the defamatory statements by certain individuals and corporate Read More…

Indian Subcontinent

Bofors scam charges on Rajiv Gandhi quashed by Court but not by Modi

Irritated by the greeting crowd and poll noises about Rafale scam Prime Minister Narendra Modi lost his balance and launched a vitriolic attack on Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday during a rally in Uttar Pradesh, saying that his father and former Prime Minister, late Rajiv Gandhi, died as “Bhrastachari no. 1” (Corrupt No. 1). Read More…

Indian Subcontinent National Voice

SC blow to Modi’s Rafale Scam : Congress goes aggressive , Defence minister goes defensive

After the Supreme Court dealt a blow to the Modi government on Wednesday with its decision to allow leaked documents to review a previous judgment, a political row broke out between Congress led by Rahul Gandhi and the ruling BJP.   Taken the verdict of Supreme Court’s decision on million dollars Rafale scam , Congress Read More…

Entertainment Indian Subcontinent North India

Chowkidar Chor hai slogans chanted in IPL match send shock waves to BJP top leaders

  The IPL cricket event turned in to political platform caused major embarrassment to ruling benches in Delhi   Kings XI Punjab defeated Rajasthan Royals by 14 runs on Monday during their inaugural IPL encounter in Jaipur. But the match became a topic of intense social media conversations after video of spectators chanting chowkidar chor Read More…

Indian Subcontinent National Supreme Court

Rafale deal allegations SC to Look preliminary objections raised by the Modi Govt

The Supreme Court on Thursday said it will decide first on the preliminary objections raised by the Centre and then go into the facts of the Rafale fighter jet deal case.   A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi wrapped up the hearing on preliminary objections by the Centre that review petitioners in the Read More…

Indian Subcontinent Opinion Supreme Court

PC Sarcastic on AG’s Volte-face of Rafale Scam documents inside Supreme Court

Taking a swipe at Attorney General K K Venugopal’s fresh remark on Rafale documents, senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Saturday said that from “stolen documents” they became “photocopied documents” as the “thief” may have returned them.   His jibe came a day after the attorney general said that the Rafale documents were not stolen Read More…

Supreme Court

AG made 180 degree jump and now says Rafale documents were not stolen in SC

Attorney General K.K. Venugopal on Friday did a 180 degree tilt and said the Rafale documents were not stolen from the Defence Ministry and that what he meant in his submission before the Supreme Court was that petitioners in the application used “photocopies of the original” papers, deemed secret by the government.   His comments Read More…