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India decides to buy 814 artillery guns

In a fresh bid to break the Bofors jinx, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday cleared proposal to acquire 814 artillery guns for Rs 15,750 crore. The artillery guns would be procured as......

Bofors was not the only controversy Quattrocchi courted

How powerful or influential was Ottavio Quattrocchi, who died in Milan last Friday? Quattrocchi lived in India for several years as the representative of an Italian firm, Snam......

Why the Bofors scandal CANNOT be forgotten

To many who remember the politics of the late 1980s, this is a worryingly familiar moment for India. The two periods have several common features: a rudderless government, an insurgent......

'Bofors gun helped India win against Pak'

The Bofors gun continues to give India 'an edge' over its adversary on the Line of Control and has helped the country win 'artillery duels', till the time the ceasefire came into effect in 2003,......

Bofors re-enters Indian armaments market

After almost two decades, Swedish armaments major Bofors has re-entered the Indian market in its new avatar BAe Systems SWS Defence by signing an agreement with the Ordnance Factories Board to......

Blacklisting companies? What the govt must do

Every government and organisation has a blacklist of companies and people whom they would rather avoid. Their reasons could be political or commercial. Some such lists are kept a secret and need to......

Bihar not to allow FDI in retail: Nitish

Maintaining his opposition to foreign direct investment in multi-brand retail, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Monday there was no question of allowing investment of foreign capital in the......

'India lacks China's ruthless pursuit'

India's economy is slowing down not because of external factors, but due to domestic issues, says Sumit Ganguly, who holds the Rabindranath Tagore Chair in Indian Cultures and Civilisations and is......

Beginning of the end of India's mainstream media?

From politics to economics, from cinema to sports, to arts to culture, social media has a view on everything.They swarm the Internet like locusts. They hunt in packs like wolves. They strip you to......

Ho-hum, so the Lok Sabha discussed black money, what's new?

Can a corrupt revenue system be trusted to keep confidences when oodles of money are involved, asks Mahesh Vijapurkar The other day, when Bharatiya Janata Party leader L K Advani moved an......

India-Pak team up on court

Rohan Bopanna is nicknamed Bofors. And like the gun equivalent, hefires the ball using his tennis racket, leaving his opponents indisposed at times. He is learning to kill his target inclinical......

  People speak for bofors india

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Sharmila Bose
Q. If proper investigation is done, the Purulia Arms Drop where there were a big nexus with the officials of Airforce etc.. had Pranab Mukherjee's hand. The Key power that coordinated in this International Crime thru India was Pranab Mukherjee.. That Arms were meant for Nepal.
Sharmila Bose:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/if-proper-investigation-is-done-the-purulia-arms-drop-where-/27817019/answers/

Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag
Q. Do u feel,if U hv done something bad to any person & on their death,those dead souls will they spare U ?
Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag:  A. Tell me what happened in Bofors case please ! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-u-feelif-u-hv-done-something-bad-to-any-person--on-their-/27136619/answers/27817031

Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag
Q. Do U feel sometimes there r invisible forces/persons around U,who help U ?
Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag:  A. A - Adarsh Ghotaala, Air India ScamB- Bofors ghotalaaC- Chopper Ghotalaa and Coal GhotaalaD- Devyani Khobragade KaandE-Economics GhotaalaF- Finance...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-u-feel-sometimes-there-r-invisible-forcespersons-around-u/27136616/answers/27136620

Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag
Q. N Modi as PM . . . will his other team members & Party Politics allow him to do what he wants or there will be remote control on him.
Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag:  A. A - Adarsh Ghotaala, Air India ScamB- Bofors ghotalaaC- Chopper Ghotalaa and Coal GhotaalaD- Devyani Khobragade KaandE-Economics GhotaalaF- Finance...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/n-modi-as-pm-.-.-.-will-his-other-team-members--party-politi/27136611/answers/27136617

Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag
Q. Bioengineering Scientists learn how to engineer cells, tissues and organs & can redesign Human beings ? Your views.
Mahesh Gopal Shanbhag:  A. A - Adarsh Ghotaala, Air India ScamB- Bofors ghotalaaC- Chopper Ghotalaa and Coal GhotaalaD- Devyani Khobragade KaandE-Economics GhotaalaF- Finance...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/bioengineering-scientists-learn-how-to-engineer-cells-tissue/27136605/answers/27136613

  Web results for Bofors India
Trinamool slams SBIs 1bn loan to Adani group

The Trinamool Congress on Thursday objected to government-owned State Bank of India (SBI) sanctioning $1 billion as loan to the Adani group's coal... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/business-news/trinamool-slams-sbi-s-1-bn-loan-to-adani-group/article1-1290624.aspx
The curse of caste

Blog Article... ...

http://www.nagalandpost.com/Blog/BlogArticle.aspx?baid=QkExMDAwMDA5NjU%3d&bid=QzEwMDAy
More skeletons in the closet?

Tarun Tejpal, currently facing an on-going court case for rape charges, breezed in and then breezed out of the Times of India Literature fest this... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/toi-lit-fest-more-skeletons-in-the-closet-news-national-ol0hAfbjeabef.html
Caught between a rock and a hard place

While Make in India is a great idea, the Armed Forces must restrain the Government from going overboard. Glitches are bound to occur, and this will... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/columnists/edit/caught-between-a-rock-and-a-hard-place.html
Parrikar relook at agents, blacklists

New Delhi, Nov. 24: The Centre is debating lifting a ban on arms agents ' called "middlemen" since the Bofors kickbacks row that erupted in 1987... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1141125/jsp/nation/story_19084397.jsp

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