UPA's Rafale Deal Would Have Cost India Rs 9000 Crore More

UPA's Rafale Deal Would Have Cost India Rs 9000 Crore More

Amid allegations by the Congress that the NDA government is procuring Rafale combat aircraft at inflated prices, government sources said under the deal being negotiated by UPA , 36 aircraft would have cost at least Rs 9,120 crore more than what the Modi government has contracted for with France.

The NDA government signed a deal worth around Rs

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China Shows Interest In Talking OBOR With India

China Shows Interest In Talking OBOR With India

BEIJING: The Chinese foreign ministry on Thursday responded to a statement by its ambassador in India, Luo Zhaohui, who recently said Beijing is prepared to rename the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) to address India's concerns.

The ministry neither endorsed nor denied Luo's statement, suggesting that it was encouraging Luo to negotiate

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How 4 Great Indians From 3 Rival Parties Saved Sukhoi Su-30MKI

How 4 Great Indians From 3 Rival Parties Saved Sukhoi Su-30MKI

A Sukhoi Su-30MKI in action

by Shekar Gupta

A Sukhoi-30 fired a Brahmos missile to national applause and defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman hailed it as a world record. An inside story of how the IAF’s Su-30 dream would have crashed before take-off but for the sagacity of Narasimha Rao, Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Jaswant Singh and the most unlikely, M

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Why Detailed Price Specs of Rafale Deal Aren't Being Shared

Why Detailed Price Specs of Rafale Deal Aren't Being Shared
The government and Dassault say that the new Rafale deal is far more comprehensive

Confidentiality clause in 58,000-crore Rafale deal. Details of prices can only be shared if there is legal dispute. Congress alleges inflated prices, crony capitalism, government denies

by Vishnu Som

Exactly a week after Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman promised to

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'Win-Win Situation' Says French Envoy On Rafale Deal

'Win-Win Situation' Says French Envoy On Rafale Deal

French Ambassador to India Alexandre Ziegler said Rafale purchase is "win-win" deal for both countries

NEW DELHI: Alexandre Ziegler, the French Ambassador to India has said the purchase of 36 Rafale fighter jets is a "win-win partnership" for both countries.

The Congress and the BJP have been exchanging barbs over the deal, announced during Prime

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Without Facts, Political Debates On Rafale Can Become A Petty Slugfest

Without Facts, Political Debates On Rafale Can Become A Petty Slugfest

French Navy Rafale omni-role combat plane taking off from aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle

by Amit Cowshish

The recent muckraking over the Rafale fighter jet deal has seen shots being exchanged between the Congress and the BJP over alleged overpricing and crony capitalism. The deal has a complicated history, starting from a selection by the UPA

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A Few Ways To Kill Time While Waiting In Line On Black Friday

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Get ready, turkeys.

The season of commerce giving is here -- and we can't think of a more American way to kick it off than assaulting one another for a smartly priced flat screen TV!

(Just kidding -- please, don't hurt yourselves.)

These days, one must put in some serious waiting hours to snag a great deal. And because standing in an endless line to

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