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Bofors scam accused Quattrocchi dies of heart attack in Milan

Controversial Italian businessman Ottavio Quattrocchi, who was a key figure in the Bofors payoffs scandal, has died in Milan following a stroke. Seventy-four-year-old Quattrocchi died......

Why Bofors scam is similar to the Titanic tragedy

Notoriety is a key component of scandals that possess a long shelf life, says Sunil Sethi "Out, damned spot! Out, I say!" cries Lady Macbeth as she stumbles about in her sleep but, as her......

'Bofors case isn't closed': Oppn demands probe

Armed with fresh details in the 25-year-old Bofors scandal, an aggressive Opposition Thursday disrupted Parliament, alleging "cover up" and demanding a new probe by a judicial commission.......

Say sorry for defending Quattrocchi, BJP tells PM

Training its guns on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in the Bofors pay-offs scandal, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday demanded that he apologise for defending Italian businessman Ottavio......

Place Bofors papers in Parliament: Advani

The Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturdayclaimed that the United Progressive Alliance government's 'latest scandal' involving Italian businessman Ottavio Quattrochi had vindicated the party's stand.......

Why FMs get sacked in India

Serious research in the way governments in India function is almost absent. One area for fruitful research could be the relationship between the Prime Minister and the senior ministers, especially......

PAC refuses to probe Kargil arms deals

Defence Minister George Fernandes is once again in the eye of a storm and could become a subject of censure by the privileges committee.The public accounts committee of Parliament, which has......

  People speak for bofors guns scandal

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Q. How do you rate now Rajiv Gandhi as PM after (a) Bofors scandal, (b).Anti-Sikh riots, (c) Andersons fleeing India after Bhopal Gas tragedy ?
:  A. Sorry I will always rate late Rajiv Gandhi on the basis of Computer Revolution. and I am having valid reason for it. secondly, I am sure you...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-do-you-rate-now-rajiv-gandhi-as-pm-after-a-bofors-scanda//answers/17293102

amresh singh
Q. the indian Govt has imported 3 new aeroplanes which r similar to US president\'s Air force One and also now they have ordered 12 new helicopters from a British company ? Do u think this spending of millions of Rs is justified for VIP travel ?
Amresh Singh:  A. Dude if u want u r VVIP's to be secure the best thing to do is to purchase a bloody C-130 or a Antonov gunship. These lo flying "mobile...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-indian-govt-has-imported-3-new-aeroplanes-which-r-simila/17293033/answers/16752004

gaurav shokeen
Q. Nuclear Deal between India and US is a good step or not?
Gaurav Shokeen:  A. ha ha.....the US signs "1-2-3" with us on 1 end but then supports a ban on transfer of nuclear technology to India on the other....????...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/nuclear-deal-between-india-and-us-is-a-good-step-or-not/16751110/answers/15514129

  Web results for Bofors Guns Scandal
Manohar Parrikar greenlights purchase of 814 artillery guns worth Rs 15,750 crore

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with newly sworn-in Cabinet ministers Manohar Parrikar and Suresh Prabhu at the oath taking ceremony for new ministers... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/ending-freeze-parrikar-clears-purchase-of-814-artillery-guns/
New artillery programme for Indian Army

The Indian Army's beleaguered artillery modernisation programme has been revitalised by the Narendra Modi government as the Defence Acquistion... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/new-artillery-gets-government-nod-indian-army/1/403317.html
Parrikar okays proposal to buy 814 artillery guns

In a fresh bid to break the Bofors jinx, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has cleared a proposal to acquire 814 artillery guns for Rs 15,750 crore... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/india/breaking-bofors-jinx-parrikar-okays-proposal-buy-814-artillery-guns-1817065.html
Three decades on, defence minister clears Rs 15,750 crore howitzer projects

NEW DELHI: The government on Saturday sought to revive the Army's moribund artillery modernization project, which has miserably failed to take off... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/india/Three-decades-on-defence-minister-clears-Rs-15750-crore-howitzer-projects/articleshow/45245771.cms
Why Air Force Plane Deal Was Put on Hold

The new aircraft was to replace these vintage AVRO planes. New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is eager to "Make in India", but the private... ...

http://www.ndtv.com/article/india/a-hurdle-for-make-in-india-push-in-defence-why-air-force-plane-deal-was-put-on-hold-624521?trendingnow

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