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Robert Vadra

I Am Not Running Away Anywhere, Says Robert Vadra On ED Raids

Dec 12, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

On December 7, the ED carried out searches at the premises of people linked to Vadra in Delhi, National Capital Region and Bengaluru in connection with some defence deals.

'I Fear For The Safety Of Our Children': Robert Vadra Reacts To Gun Brandishing Incident In Delhi

Oct 16, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

"I really fear for the safety of our children and the people of our city, the capital of our country," he said in a Facebook post.

FIR Against Robert Vadra, Bhupinder Singh Hooda Over Gurgaon Land Deals

An FIR against Vadra, Hooda and two companies - DLF and Onkareshwar Properties - has been registered at Kherki Daula police station in Gurgaon.

Vadra Air Ticket Case: Probe Faces Hurdle As Cash Payments Leave No Trail

Arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari has been on I-T’s radar since he was raided in April 2016 and the fresh revelations have created political ripples.

17 October, 2017

Congress Demands Amit Shah's Resignation Over Dealings Of Firms, Calls Allegations Against Vadra Witch-Hunt

Ajay Sukumaran

The party listed out 10 questions relating to the businesses of Amit Shah's son Jay and asked why Union minister Piyush Goyal had to hold a press conference to defend him.

17 October, 2017

'Eagerly Waiting For Rahul Ji's Poetic Explanation': Smriti Irani Targets Gandhi Over Media Report On Vadra

Outlook Web Bureau

Irani's swipe at Gandhi, asking for his "poetic explanation", came two days after the Congress leader targeted the government over the Global Hunger Index by citing a poem in a tweet.

30 May, 2016

Defence Dealer Had Links With Vadra, BJP Leaders

Meetu Jain

Raids on Delhi-based defence dealer Sanjay Bhandari last month have thrown up links with the who's who of India.

26 April, 2014

Getting Personal

Brijesh Kalappa

Joining issue with BJP's Arun Jaitley who recently accused Rahul Gandhi of breaching the unstated code of Indian politics by making Narendra Modi's marriage a political issue.

22 October, 2013

'The Motive Is To Sully My Reputation'

Ashok Khemka

The IAS officer, who shot into limelight for questioning controversial Robert Vadra-DLF land deals, alleges that news about him is being spread 'to instill a sense of fear in others as to what would happen in the event the desire of the political mas

12 August, 2013

'To Ensure That The Clean Chit To Mr Robert Vadra Looked Credible...'

Ashok Khemka

'...the indictment of the undersigned was imperative, which was carried out in the crassest manner possible'

12 August, 2013

'I Have Not Made Any Comments In Person'

Ashok Khemka

The senior IAS officer refutes reports in a section of the media that the allegations against Robert Vadra have been made by him in person.

30 May, 2013

'The Party Has Committed Suicide'

Ram Jethmalani

The noted lawyer writes to the BJP President blaming "the corrupt collaborators" of the corrupt UPA within the BJP

26 October, 2012

Our Compromised Leaders

B. Raman

The controversies relating to Mr Gadkari, Mr Jindal and Mrs Sonia Gandhi (via Mr Vadra) call for immediate follow-up action

24 October, 2012

A Dussehra Like No Other

B. Raman

It is darkness everywhere. Only people’s anger can dissipate this darkness. Where is that anger?

23 October, 2012

The Conscientious Objector

Chander Suta Dogra

An impartial investigation into Robert Vadra’s questionable land deals is the last thing the government wants at the moment. Proving that Ashok Khemka erred in taking action is its uppermost priority.

11 October, 2012

The Poison Which Perpetuates Negativism

Arun Jaitley

L'affaire Vadra: senior ministers of the government jumped to defend the indefensible. Somebody needs to determine whether they are bona fide business transactions or favours. There obviously is a lot more than what meets the eye.

09 October, 2012

DLF: Statement In Response To IAC Allegations

Shri Kejriwal’s allegations largely centre around issues which are already in the public domain and are well disclosed. It is unfortunate that an attempt is being made to sensationalise the same

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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