'4 India-specific add-ons not needed': CAG on Rafale
The auditor found that four of the Indian specific enhancements were not needed at all because in the technical evaluation of 2010, the IAF had pointed out these were not needed.
Picking Rafale was wrong in the first place, criticises CAG
The intergovernmental agreement with France for 36 Rafales was inked in September...
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'Unsolicited offer" of 20 pc discount on Eurofighter by EADS had 'factual inaccuracies': MoD to CAG
The rebate on the Eurofighter was proposed by its manufacturer in comparison to the 2007 UPA offer on the Rafale jets.
CAG report on Rafale raises concerns on Letter of Comfort over sovereign guarantee
The report, tabled in Parliament on Wednesday, noted that the 2007 UPA deal included a 15 per cent bank guarantee against advance payments.
Decoding CAG report on Rafale
CAG demolishes government argument that price of basic aircraft was 9% cheaper, says it was the same under UPA, but savings accrued as cost of Indiaspecific enhancements reduced.
CAG's Rafale report may draw cost comparison with rival Eurofighter
The CAG report on the Rafale deal, which will be tabled in Parliament on Wednesday, is learnt to have offered a comparison of the cost of French fighter with offers made by a competitor, the Eurofighter Typhoon.
Rafale CAG report: A mixed bag for both opposition and government
The CAG report only gave both sides enough ammunition to ensure that the politics around the fighter jets will not die down anytime soon.
Rafale report: CAG says NDA's deal 3% cheaper; gives Opposition fodder on guarantee
The audit report also said India managed to save 17.08 percent money for the India Specific Enhancements in the 36 Rafale contract signed in 2016
Rahul Gandhi has 'Rafale phobia', says Ravi Shankar Prasad
"Rahul Gandhi has Rafale phobia...The kind of language he is using against the Prime Minister does not behove him," Ravi Shankar Prasad said.
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French government denies ordering Rafale at 50% of India's rate
The original F1 standard Rafale was first upgraded to F2, with air-to-ground and air-to-air weapon capabilities, while the F3 and F3R ones enhanced its versatility further.
Watch: Rafale chose Ambani, says Dassault Aviation CEO Eric Trappier
Dassault Aviation CEO Eric Trappier in this interview to ANI reiterated that it was his personal decision to invest in a Joint Venture with Reliance. He also said that if he had signed the deal for 126 aircraft, he would have still worked with Reliance because they were already in a partnership. Watch
Rahul Gandhi alleges Dassault Aviation paid kickbacks to Anil Ambani's firm
There was no immediate reaction from the government and Ambani on the fresh charges made by Gandhi. However, they have previously rejected all allegations made over the Rafale deal.
Govt 'wronged' country on Rafale, only JPC can probe deal: Chidambaram
His comments come in the wake of fresh revelations on the Rafale deal in a media report which claimed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's decision to but 36 aircraft instead of the 126 asked.