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Rafale Deal

Rafale Deal: Congress Demands JPC Probe, Alleges Cover-Up

Nov 09, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Both the parties took jibe each other, with BJP accusing the Congress leadership of corruption citing claims of a French media report on 'commissions' being paid during the UPA rule.

What Is The India-France Rafale Fighter Jet Deal All About?

Aug 05, 2021 Deutsche Welle

France is set to deliver more fighter jets to India, as allegations of corruption and cronyism continue to overshadow one of New Delhi's biggest defense deals.

Rafale Jet Controversy: Why Is The Government Still Silent?

A Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) probe into the Rafale deal will be able to examine witnesses, access all the government files, which the Supreme Court or the CVC never delved into.

Set Up A Joint Parliamentary Committee To Probe Rafale Deal: Digvijaya Singh

Jul 06, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The Rajya Sabha member alleged large-scale corruption in the form of payment of commission in the Rafale deal.

Centre Should Take Cognisance Of Corruption Allegations: BSP Chief Mayawati On Rafale Deal

'The news of a judicial inquiry set up by the French government on allegations of corruption in the purchase of Rafale fighter jets by the Indian government has made headlines again and is the subject of public discussions,' says Mayawati

04 July, 2021

Rafale Deal: Why Modi Govt Not Ready For JPC Probe? Asks Rahul Gandhi

Outlook Web Bureau

Rahul Gandhi put out an online survey asking why the Modi government is not ready for JPC probe.

04 July, 2021

Rafale Deal: As France Begins Judicial Probe, War Of Words Erupts Between BJP And Congress

Outlook Web Bureau

French investigative website Mediapart has accused the French government of corruption in connection with its supply of 36 Rafale fighter jets to India.

03 July, 2021

Rafale Deal: Congress Urges PM To Set UP JPC After France Orders Probe

Outlook Web Desk

France appointed a judge to lead a "highly sensitive" judicial investigation into alleged "corruption and favouritism" in the Rs 59,000 crore Rafale fighter jet deal with India, as per French local media.

03 July, 2021

Rafale: France Opens Judicial Probe Into Fighter Deal With India

Outlook Web Bureau

A French judge will probe suspected 'corruption and favouritism' in the Rafale deal with India

19 June, 2021

36 Rafale Jets To Be Inducted Into Indian Air Force By 2022: IAF Chief

Outlook Web Bureau

‘We are absolutely on target with the Rafale induction plan,’ IAF Chief RKS Bhadauria said on Saturday

05 April, 2021

Cong Seeks Independent Probe After French Expose On €1Million Kickback In Rafale Deal

Outlook Correspondent

Congress media cell chief Randeep Singh Surjewala told reporters that the ‘allegations of causing loss to the exchequer, bribery and payment of commission in India’s biggest defence deal once again stare in the face of the Modi government’


08 February, 2021

Army Successfully Restricted Pakistan’s Mischief To The Border: Rajnath Singh

Outlook Web Bureau

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh also announced that India will receive six additional Rafale jets by March, 2020

08 February, 2021

Induction Ceremony Of Five Rafale Jets Cost Government Rs 41 Lakh: Rajnath Singh

Outlook Web Bureau

The first batch of the five Rafale jets arrived in India on July 29, nearly four years after India signed an inter-governmental agreement with France to procure 36 of the aircraft at a cost of Rs 59,000 crore.

28 January, 2021

Three More Rafale Fighter Jets Land In India From France

Outlook Web Bureau

India now has 11 Rafale aircrafts.

18 January, 2021

Flypast At Republic Day Parade Will Culminate With Rafale Aircraft: IAF

Outlook Web Bureau

A total of 38 IAF aircraft and four planes of the Indian Army will participate in the flypast on January 26

04 November, 2020

Three More Rafale Jets Arrive In India, Taking The Total To Eight


The newly inducted fleet of five Rafale jets has been carrying out sorties in eastern Ladakh.

15 October, 2020

Preparations In France Underway For Induction Of More Rafale Jets


The first batch of five Rafale jets arrived in India on July 29 and the second batch of four Rafale jets is expected to arrive in India in the next four weeks.


24 September, 2020

Rafale Deal: CAG Criticises Defence Ministry For Not Meeting Offset Policy


The Dassault Aviation is the manufacturer of the Rafale jets while the MBDA supplied the missile systems for the aircraft. Both Dassault Aviation and MBDA are yet to fulfil their offset obligations.

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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