AgustaWestland Scam

AgustaWestland Scam is the Indian scam which involves allegations of bribery and corruption by senior officials and a helicopter manufacturer AgustaWestland regarding the purchase of new fleet of helicopters. Officials were accused of accepting bribe from the company in order to win Indian contract for the supply of 12 AgustaWestland AW101 helicopters.

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Delhi-court reserves order on Michel's bail plea for December 22

19 Dec 2018

Delhi-court reserves order on Michel's bail plea for December 22

A Delhi court today reserved for December 22 its order on bail plea of Christian Michel, alleged middleman charge-sheeted and arrested in the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper case.

#AgustaWestlandScam: CBI finds evidence of 'dubious' use of money

16 Dec 2018

#AgustaWestlandScam: CBI finds evidence of 'dubious' use of money

In a big boost to the CBI probe into the Rs. 3,727cr VVIP chopper scam, the investigative agency has recovered crucial documentary evidence pertaining to the misuse of funds by Christian Michel.

#AgustaWestlandScam: Alleged middleman Christian Michel sent to 5-days police custody

10 Dec 2018

#AgustaWestlandScam: Alleged middleman Christian Michel sent to 5-days police custody

Christian Michel, the alleged middleman in AgustaWestland scam, was sent to five-day police custody by a Delhi court on Monday.

Operation Unicorn: How Ajit Doval looked over Christian Michel's extradition

06 Dec 2018

Operation Unicorn: How Ajit Doval looked over Christian Michel's extradition

The ruling BJP may have registered a big win with the extradition of Christian Michel from Dubai, just as the Congress faces a mounting trouble.

Christian Michel, alleged AgustaWestland middleman, questioned overnight

06 Dec 2018

Christian Michel, alleged AgustaWestland middleman, questioned overnight

Christian Michel was questioned by the CBI overnight and slept for only two hours, sources privy to the development told PTI.

#AgustaWestlandScam: Chopper deal 'middleman', Christian Michel, being extradited to India

04 Dec 2018

#AgustaWestlandScam: Chopper deal 'middleman', Christian Michel, being extradited to India

Alleged AgustaWestland chopper scam middleman, Christian James Michel, who is wanted by several Indian investigative agencies, is reportedly being extradited from the United Arab Emirates to India tonight.

#AgustaWestlandCase: Court grants bail to former IAF Chief SP Tyagi

12 Sep 2018

#AgustaWestlandCase: Court grants bail to former IAF Chief SP Tyagi

A Delhi court Wednesday granted bail to former Air Force Chief SP Tyagi and others in a money laundering case related to the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam.

AgustaWestland scam: Interpol arrests Italian middleman on ED's request

06 Oct 2017

AgustaWestland scam: Interpol arrests Italian middleman on ED's request

The Interpol has detained Carlos Gerosa, a middleman in the controversial AgustaWestland chopper deal in Italy; he was apprehended on his way from Switzerland to Italy.

VVIP chopper scam: CBI files chargesheet against ex-IAF chief Tyagi

01 Sep 2017

VVIP chopper scam: CBI files chargesheet against ex-IAF chief Tyagi

The CBI has filed a charge sheet against former IAF chief SP Tyagi in the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam.

AgustaWestland scam: Delhi HC stops SP Tyagi traveling abroad

31 May 2017

AgustaWestland scam: Delhi HC stops SP Tyagi traveling abroad

Shashindra Pal Tyagi, former Indian Air Force Chief and co-accused in the AgustaWestland chopper scam, was stopped by the Delhi HC from travelling to Indonesia, revoking a trial court order that had earlier given him permission.