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Chidambaram’s statement fails to convince BJP


May 10th, 2012 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party Thursday refused to accept Home Minister P. Chidambaram's statement contending that he or his family did not get any stake ... Read more...

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MPs seek government explanation in Bofors issue (Lead)


April 26th, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) There was uproar in both houses of parliament with the BJP and other opposition parties demanding an explanation from the government on former Swedish police ... Read more...

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Quattrocchi: A ‘fugitive’ who will now walk free in India


March 4th, 2011 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Till the case was closed Friday, Ottavio Quattrocchi was a wanted fugitive in India for his alleged involvement in the multi-crore Bofors gun scam.But ... Read more...

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Court allows closure of Bofors case, relief for Quattrocchi (Third Lead)


March 4th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) A Delhi court Friday closed the Rs.640 million kickbacks case related to the 1986 Bofors gun deal on a plea by the CBI, dropping ... Read more...

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Court allows closure of Bofors case, relief for Quattrocchi (Second Lead)


March 4th, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) A Delhi court Friday closed the Rs.640 million kickbacks case related to the 1986 Bofors gun deal on a plea by the CBI, dropping criminal ... Read more...

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Delhi court accepts CBI plea in Bofors payoff case


March 4th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 4 (ANI): A Delhi court on Friday accepted the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) plea to shut the Bofors payoff case against Italian businessman Ottavio Quattrocchi.The verdict of the ... Read more...

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Delhi court pulls up CBI in Bofors scam case


February 10th, 2011 - 9:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 10 (ANI): A Delhi court on Thursday criticized the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) saying that the Bofors case had not moved an inch in the last 25 years.The ... Read more...

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Prosecute Sonia Gandhi: Punjab minister


January 4th, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 4 (IANS) Punjab Education Minister Sewa Singh Sekhwan Tuesday demanded the prosecution of Congress president Sonia Gandhi for ensuring the safe exit of Ottavio Quattrocchi, the Italian businessman in ... Read more...

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Decision on dropping case against Quattrocchi Jan 4


December 14th, 2010 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) A city court Tuesday reserved its order till Jan 4 next year on a plea of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) seeking to drop criminal proceedings ... Read more...

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Bofors pay-off case: Records sent to trial court (Lead)


August 10th, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday directed the transfer of Bofors pay-off case records to a trial court which is hearing a petition by the Central Bureau of Investigation ... Read more...

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Bofors pay-off case records sent to trial court


August 10th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday directed the transfer of records of the Bofors pay-off matter to a trial court hearing a plea opposing the Central Bureau of Investigation's ... Read more...

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Solicitor general accused of professional misconduct


February 11th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) A Delhi-based lawyer Thursday accused Solicitor General Gopal Subramanium of committing professional misconduct by first defending Bofors scam accused Win Chadha in early 2000 and then appearing ... Read more...

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Moily defends move to drop cases against Quattrocchi


September 30th, 2009 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) Union Law Minister M. Veerappa Moily Wednesday supported the government's decision to drop prosecution proceedings against Italian businessman Ottavio Quattrocchi, an accused in the Bofors payoff case, ... Read more...

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Moily backs Centre on dropping cases against Quattrocchi


September 30th, 2009 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 30 (ANI): Union Law Minister M. Veerappa Moily has backed the Centre's decision to drop the case against Ottavio Quattrocchi admitting that there was nothing left to do in ... Read more...

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BJP slams, Congress defends CBI’s decision to withdraw case against Quattrocchi


September 29th, 2009 - 7:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 29 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday slammed the UPA Government for withdrawing all cases against Bofors scam main accused and Italian businessman Ottavio Quattrocchi."The Government ... Read more...

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UPA government fooling people on Afzal hanging: Modi


May 10th, 2009 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Ludhiana, May 10 (IANS) BJP strongman and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi Sunday termed Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi's remarks on Afzal Guru as "misleading" and alleged that the UPA government ... Read more...

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Bofors storm rages again, Congress under fire (Roundup)


April 28th, 2009 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) The Bofors gun payoff scandal flared up again Tuesday with the election-wrapped Congress coming under all round attack over the CBI decision to remove Italian businessman ... Read more...

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No pressure on CBI in bofors case : Priyanka


April 28th, 2009 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Rae Bareli (Uttar Pradesh), April 28 (IANS) The Congress had put no pressure on the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the Bofors gun payoff case, Priyanka Gandhi said Tuesday as ... Read more...

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Law Minister denies attempt to save Quattrocchi


April 28th, 2009 - 7:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 28 (ANI): Union Law Minister H R Bhardwaj on Tuesday dismissed BJP leader L K Advani's allegation that the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) was working at the ... Read more...

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Advani slams Congress over Quattrocchi (Lead)


April 28th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 28 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani said here Tuesday that the Central Bureau of Investigation's (CBI) decision to remove Italian businessman Ottavio Quattrocchi, the lone ... Read more...

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CBI’s clean chit to Quattrocchi unmasks Congress: Mayawati


April 28th, 2009 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 28 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Tuesday condemned the Central Bureau of Investigation's (CBI) decision to give a clean chit to Italian businessman Ottavio Quattrocchi, the lone surviving suspect ... Read more...

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Advani slams Congress over Quattrocchi


April 28th, 2009 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 28 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation's (CBI) decision to remove Italian businessman Ottavio Quattrocchi, the lone surviving suspect in the Bofors gun payoff case, from its list of ... Read more...

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CBI drops Quattrocchi from wanted list, BJP on offensive


April 28th, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) The CBI's decision to strike off Italian businessman Ottavio Quattrocchi, the lone surviving suspect in the Bofors gun payoff case, from its list of wanted persons ... Read more...

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Advani positioning himself as a moderate


March 24th, 2008 - 6:21 pm ICT by admin
(News Analysis) New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani's dramatic visit to Congress president Sonia Gandhi's house is seen as a strategy to position himself as a moderate ... Read more...

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