Explained: How Christian Michel Was Brought To India

It was probably one of the most important extraditions in recent times. James Christian Michel, the alleged middleman in the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam was brought down to India on Tuesday after he lost his appeal against extradition was rejected by the Court of Cassation in Dubai.

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‘Under guidance’ of Doval, Michel extradited to India says CBI

New Delhi, Dec 5: The Central Bureau of Investigation had issued a note hours before AgustaWestland scam accused, James Christian Michel was extradited to India. He landed in Delhi after being extradited from Dubai, following an unsuccessful legal battle.

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A decision taken past midnight and how Doval sent Verma and Asthana on leave

New Delhi, Oct 24: It was past midnight and the government wanted to put an end to the ugly spat that has been on in the Central Bureau of Investigation. A corruption case, counter charges and cases in court.

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Lie low, ensure agency’s image is not tarnished, PM, NSA tell CBI chief

New Delhi, Oct 23: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his national security advisor, Ajit Doval intervened in the CBI war between Alok Verma and Rakesh Asthana. Doval during his meeting with Verma advised him to ensure that the image of the CBI is not tarnished.

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Ajit Doval: One man, many responsibilities and the push to secure India

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New Delhi, Oct 11: There was a big development in New Delhi, this week with the Narendra Modi government deciding to revive the Strategic Policy Group (SPG). The SPG apart from being the main mechanism for inter-ministerial coordination, will also form the national security policies based on the integration of inputs.

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Why Ajit Doval was made India’s most powerful bureaucrat

ajitdovalNew Delhi, Oct 9: The Narendra Modi government has decided to revive the Strategic Policy Group in a bid to assist the National Security Council. The group apart from being the main mechanism for inter-ministerial coordination, will also form the national security policies based on integration of inputs.

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With R N Ravi back as Deputy NSA, team Doval’s 3-tier security system gets a boost

RNRaviNew Delhi, Oct 5: The Centre has re-designated R N Ravi as the Deputy National Security advisor (internal affairs). He will however continue to be the centre’s interlocutor for Nagaland.

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What Ajit Doval had told the US ahead of the Indo-Russia S-400 Missile Air Defence deal

ajitdovalNew Delhi, Oct 5: India and Russia signed the 5 billion US dollar S-400 air defence system deal during the annual bilateral summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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Rafale: Cost based on equipments, weapons, Ajit Doval’s 150 minute presentation

Rafales-at-a-IAF-baseNew Delhi, Sep 6: In a bid to counter the opposition which has been making allegations on the Rafale deal, the top security brass briefed the Union Council of Ministers. During the 150 minute presentation made by National Security Advisor, Ajit Doval, he said that the cost is based on equipment and weapons that would be integrated into the jet.

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To review security, Rajnath Singh, Doval set to visit J&K

Srinagar, July 2: A high-level delegation comprising Union Home Minister, Rajnath Singh and National Security Advisor Ajit Doval would be visiting Jammu and Kashmir. The visit is aimed at taking stock of the situation after Governor’s rule was imposed in the state.

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