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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......

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 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.......

Greed is good; excessive greed even better

The reason why Bofors is back in the news is the same mindboggling excessive greed as in the Commonwealth Games scandal. Excessive greed, it turns out, is even better, for unearthing the truth,......

Do politicians really want to bring black money back?

At the height of the Bofors scandal, one distinctly remembers that a Swiss bank account code-named 'Rajiv' made it to the headlines. The then opposition was jubilant that it had 'caught' the then......

Saradha allegations now at Mamata's doorstep

The investigation into the Saradha scam by central agencies along with rise of Bharatiya Janata Party as a more agressive and vocal political opposition in West Bengal compared to the Left Front,......

CBI's Letters Rogatory wait: Aircel-Maxis on list

The Central Bureau of Investigation is unlikely to proceed, for now, on finalising a chargesheet in the Aircel-Maxis case.Instead, it would wait for response to a letter rogatory sent to Malaysia......

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......

New Rs 186-crore CBI HQ sports corporate look

The new office of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), inaugurated by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday, sports a snazzy and corporate look.This is quite in contrast to its previous......

Amitabh lets fly in his blog

Amitabh Bachchan is the latest star to realise the reaches of the Internet, and blogs. The superstar has become a regular blogger, and uses the medium to vent.From his erstwhile rival Shatrughan......

  People speak for bofors scandal

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raj sharma
Q. Is there any case so far when Indian MP has accepted wwrong doing and accepted as impropriety like maxi scandal, 2g scandal, mundra, jeep bofor, sukhram. ND tewari sexescapades .Chidambram Aircel we often hear British MP or American congressman or senator admitetin wrong judgment, or similar thing but not from Indan MP or MLAs or Police who are caght oncamera
Raj Sharma:  A.  more

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venkatesaldevarajan
Q. Recently the public perception of India has been extensively damaged by the corrupt activities of politicians, bureaucrats and business houses. The telecom spectrum allocation scam the biggest in the history of independent India for which a minister, an MP and several corporate bosses are in jail and others are expected soon, the CW G scandal in which the whole organizing committee, and scams like Adersh scam eroded the image of the Congress -- What the Congress has to do now ?
Venkatesaldevarajan:  A. You are right more

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