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IndiaJan 5, 2020, 11:48 AM IST
Ex-Air Chief Dhanoa takes a dig at Congress for dilly-dallying over Rafale jet purchase
Ex-IAF chief BS Dhanoa has blamed the previous UPA government for its inordinate delay in purchasing Rafale fighter jets,and suggested that had wing commander Abhinandan Varthaman flown a Rafale last year, things would have been different.
IndiaSep 19, 2019, 2:43 PM IST
Rajnath Singh to receive first Rafale combat aircraft on October 8 in France
October 8 has been chosen as it is auspicious for two reasons. It is both Dussehra and Air Force Day, said government sources. Defence minister Rajnath Singh will travel to France to receive the first Rafale combat aircraft manufactured by French firm Dassault Aviation.
IndiaAug 28, 2019, 8:39 AM IST
Maharashtra: Industrial Training Institute students to learn assembling body parts of Rafale jets
The students of the Industrial Training Institute (ITI) in Maharashtra will learn how to assemble parts of the Rafale jet. The French aviation company and the ITI have jointly designed the syllabus of the two-year course
IndiaMay 31, 2019, 5:13 PM IST
When the Air Force Chief trolled the Congress with Rafale replica
Facing a dipping number of fighter jets in India, PM Modi signed an SOS deal. In 2016, an inter-governmental deal was signed with France to purchase "ready-made" 36 Rafale aircraft from Dassault aviation.
ViewsMay 2, 2019, 5:58 PM IST
Judiciary must be harsher on Rahul Gandhi-like liars who tender apologies in fear of law
Rahul Gandhi apparently appreciates the style of Kejriwal of lying and making false and baseless allegations. He tried that with his concocted takes on the deal for Rafale fighter planes. Scared of inviting the ire of the Supreme Court, he grudgingly tendered an apology for having attributed to the court what was a figment of his imagination. That was not a genuine apology. The apex court must come up with a stricter approach to deal with politicians who defame rivals wantonly with falsehoods and then say 'sorry' out of fear.
IndiaApr 10, 2019, 4:14 PM IST
Supreme Court accepts controversial Hindu report as Bhushan's evidence against Rafale deal
In December, the apex court had rejected the petition that accused the government of deliberately procuring 36 Rafale fighter jets at an inflated price to help Anil Ambani’s newly formed defence firm get an offset contract with jet-maker Dassault Aviation.
IndiaFeb 11, 2019, 4:04 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi attacks PM Modi again with The Hindu report, ends up scoring self-goal
The Hindu report claimed that the Narendra Modi government's agreement for acquiring 36 Rafale jets gave major concessions to the Dassault Aviation, whereas this was Congress's defence minister AK Antony's doing
IndiaJan 8, 2019, 12:29 PM IST
Why #CongressEuroFighterScandal is trending on Twitter
Twitter users who attacked Rahul Gandhi and his Congress with the hashtag on Tuesday insinuated that the president of the oldest party was making so much of noise over the Rafale deal at the behest of Dassault Aviation's competitor, the European Consortium that makes Eurofighter Typhoon
ViewsDec 17, 2018, 6:09 PM IST
Congress brazenly defies Rafale deal verdict after undermining national security interest
There is no factual basis of the Congress’s allegation that the Narendra Modi government favoured any company, Anil Ambani’s or anybody else’s, in choosing an offset partner for Dassault Aviation, the maker of Rafale fighter aircraft. But Rahul Gandhi is going on and on at the expense of the country’s defence preparedness.