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Rajiv Gandhis first response to the the story broken by the Swedish Radio was to dub it a conspiracy to destabilise his government It seemed an overreactionbut it was part of a pattern Lindstrom points out that when Bofors top executives came to India they were so anxious to ensure that the contract was not cancelled that they came prepared to reveal the names of those who took bribes But when no one of any consequence in India came to meet themthey got the message: despite public pronouncements to the contrarythe government did not want the names of bribe takers to be given out For Lindstromthe most disturbing aspect was this: whenever the public prosecutorHans Ekblomand he learnt of Indian investigators visit to Stockholm they would convey through the media their desire to meet thembut there was no response from the Indian side No Indian delegation met the real investigators of the gun deal It was then clear to Lindstrom the extent to which everyone was compromised? EventuallyLindstrom felt his only option was to hand over the documents to someone he trustedinvestigative reporter Chitra Subramaniam Lindstrom is also cynical of the role of the non-Congress parties Many politicians who came to his office claiming they would move heaven and earth to get at the truth if they came to powerbecame silent when they held important positions directly linked to the deal The bribe takers obviously had influence in many quarters Ram Jethmalanis volte face on the case is illustrative Lindstrom believes that the long debate over the quality of the Howitzer guns and the introduction of Amitabh Bachchans name were all red herrings deliberately planted to distract from the main probe The CBI alone cannot take the rap for the Bofors case dragging on for a quarter of a century without proper closure Our courts too played a part The legal systems of SwedenSwitzerland and the UKas well as Interpolhave been more convinced by the evidence on Bofors than the Indian judges Despite a wealth of documentary evidenceincluding payment instructions to banksopen and shut contractshandwritten notesminutes of meetings and a very revealing diary belonging to Bofors MD Martin Ardbowith references to paymentsthe Delhi High Court was not convinced The case shuttled between the high court and Supreme Court for years with the latter frequently overruling the former In May 2005the Delhi High Court dismissed the case against the Hinduja brothers on the technical objection that photostats and not originals of documents were provided The UPA governmentwhich had just come to powerdid not go in for an appeal The mystery of the Bofors payments consequently remains unresolved [email protected] For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related NewsNew Delhi: Delhi BJP today accused certain Congress leaders of indulging in vote bank politics alleging that they were siding with protesters who were not allowing police to carry out probe into some suspected terror cases Senior Delhi BJP leader V K Malhotra also alleged that adequate security cover has not been provided to Narendra Modi despite inputs about possibility of terrorists targeting him AFP "These terrorists were targeting the public meetings of Narendra Modi at the behest of Pakistan and planning to trigger riots before the elections" he told reporters He also accused a number of Congress leaders of not allowing the police to investigate certain suspected terror cases while referring to a comment by Union Minister Kapil Sibal yesterday Responding to a question on detention of two youths from Jamia Nagar on Sunday on the suspicion that they had links with IM operatives arrested from Rajasthan Sibal had said he was "sad" and "worried" at the development The two were later released "There are certain areas in Delhi where police can’t even enter for questioning and are met with protests and some Congress leaders are supporting those protests" Malhotra alleged He welcomed the arrest of Indian Mujahidin chief Tehsin Akhtar alias Monu top IM operative Zia Ur Rehman alias Waqas and three others by Delhi Dolice Meanwhile BSP leader Trilokchand Sharma and Congress worker Mukesh Kumar Jain joined BJP today PTI By: Reuters | Published: October 8 2017 1:26 am Basketball great Connie Hawkins has died at 75 (Source: AP) Related News Hall of Famer and Phoenix Suns star forward Connie Hawkins who played seven seasons in the NBA has died at the age of 75 Hawkins nicknamed “The Hawk” and a Brooklyn playground legend played four All-Star seasons with the Suns from 1969 to 1973 He also played for the Los Angeles Lakers and Atlanta Hawks The Suns who retired Hawkins’ number 42 jersey announced Saturday that he passed away on Friday “‘The Hawk’ revolutionized the game and remains to this day an icon of the sport and one of basketball’s great innovators” the Suns said in a statement “His unique combination of size grace and athleticism was well ahead of its time and his signature style of play is now a hallmark of the modern game “Connie’s passion for the game was only matched by his desire to give back to the Phoenix community a role which he played proudly as a Suns community ambassador spreading warmth and kindness to everyone he encountered We will miss Hawk dearly Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family and friends as we mourn the passing of a true Suns legend” The 6-foot-8 Hawkins averaged 165 points 80 rebounds 41 assists and 12 steals during his NBA career Before joining the NBA at age 27 Hawkins played two seasons in the American Basketball Association winning the league title and MVP honors with the Pittsburgh Pipers in 1967-68 He also played four seasons with the Harlem Globetrotters in the 1960s He became the first Suns player to be enshrined in the Basketball Hall of Fame in 1992 Suns great Steve Nash tweeted: “Gonna miss the Hawk Legend RIP” For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express News Service | Mumbai | Published: May 6 2017 3:08 am Top News In the third case involving alleged Somali pirates 60 men who have pleaded guilty sought leniency before the court The men brought from Taloja Central Jail in Navi Mumbai in six police vans were produced for the legal provision under section 313 of the Criminal Procedure Code Under the provision an accused is specifically asked about incriminating evidence against him and given an opportunity to speak The men told the court that they had families back home about whom they do not have any information and wanted to return The men had allegedly taken over Vega 5 while holding 13 of its crew members hostage The court is likely to hear the last set of accused in the case before commencing the final arguments For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Top NewsKarnal Haryana: With former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala back in Delhi’s Tihar prison following his surrender on court’s order Saturday evening a no-holds-barred verbal fight has broken out between the ruling Congress and Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday unleashed verbal barbs at the jailed INLD chief Taking on Chautala over his remarks that he (Chautala) would take oath as the next chief minister in Tihar Jail Hooda said: "How can this man dream of becoming the chief minister when he is not even eligible under law to contest the election for a legislator" "He is only trying to fool people" Hooda told a political rally here Sunday "If he wants to fulfil his wish to be the chief minister again I suggest that he should hold an election among prisoners in the (Tihar) jail He can also form his cabinet in jail and run his government" he said mocking Chautala Bhupinder Singh Hooda AFP "There is something called rule of law He (Chautala) has been convicted in the (teachers’) recruitment scam and that is why he is in jail The law prohibits him from contesting any election He cannot even become a legislator let alone becoming chief minister" Hooda pointed out Chautala 79 was convicted by a Central Bureau of Investigation court in Delhi January last year along with 54 others including his legislator son Ajay Chautala for large-scale irregularities and corruption in recruitment of teachers The Haryana government headed by Chautala in 1999-2000 recruited over 3200 teachers However the final selection lists were tampered with and new names were added to the lists The INLD leadership in its political rallies Sunday tried to project an image that Chautala was jailed as he had given jobs to youth But Hooda attacked their claims "These are all lies by Chautala If he has got 10 years’ imprisonment for giving 3200 jobs then I should be hanged for giving over 50000 jobs Chautala was convicted and jailed because of irregularities and bribery in recruitment" Hooda said Chautala was forced to surrender Saturday after the Delhi High Court which had cancelled his bail last month advanced the surrender date from Oct 17 The former chief minister availed bail on "health grounds" but started openly campaigning for INLD candidates for Wednesday’s (Oct 15) elections to the Haryana assembly The high court on a plea of the CBI held that Chautala clearly violated bail conditions by addressing political rallies The INLD which was lagging behind the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party in its campaign got a boost with Chautala addressing several rallies in the past fortnight The turnout at the Chautala rallies made the ruling Congress and the BJP wary IANS Modi is in Mumbai today to inaugurate a private hospital there.” police said. 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