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Vyapam scam: Court monitoring does not guarantee independent investigation, says Chidambaram Jul 6, 10:19 am
New Delhi, July 6 (ANI): Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Monday said that after the large number of deaths associated with the Vyapam scam, the lesson to be learnt is that court monitoring does not guarantee independent investigation, urging the Madhya Pradesh government to order a CBI inquiry into the case.
New Delhi, July 1 (ANI): Demanding that the letter written by the then finance minister P. Chidambaram to UK on former IPL boss Lalit Modi be placed in public domain, the Congress on Wednesday alleged that the ruling BJP's strategy from the very beginning is to help the law breakers, terrorists and fugitives on humanitarian grounds.
Chidambaram questions Sushma's conduct, says 'facts in Lalit Modi case point to nepotism' Jun 17, 6:01 pm
Chennai, June 17 (ANI): Former union minister and Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Wednesday questioned the conduct of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in facilitating the travel papers for former IPL chairman Lalit Modi and said that the facts disclosed so far point to nepotism, abuse of authority and flouting rules.
CSK struggle to put up big total against Mumbai Indians May 8, 10:33 pm
Chennai, May 8 (ANI): The Chennai Super Kings (CSK) struggled to put up a big total against the Mumbai Indians (MI) on Friday as they set a less than expected target of 159 runs for the latter at the M A Chidambaram stadium in Chennai.
Raina, Nehra the difference as CSK beat RCB by 24 runs May 4, 9:02 pm
New Delhi, May 4 (ANI): Chennai Super Kings rose to the top of the Indian Premier League table as the two-time champions beat the Royal Challengers Bangalore by 24 runs at the MA Chidambaram stadium.
Section 66A row: DMK taunts Congress 'infighting' Mar 26, 6:48 pm
Chennai, Mar. 26 (ANI): Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader T.K.S. Elangovan on Thursday took a jibe at former law minister Hansraj Bharadwaj's accusations against former home minister P. Chidambaram, saying the two Congress leaders who were part of the UPA regime should settle the scores between them as to who is correct.
Hansraj Bharadwaj accuses Chidambaram of propagating Section 66A Mar 26, 5:25 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 26 (ANI): Congress leader Hansraj Bharadwaj on Thursday blamed former home minister P Chidambaram of propagating the controversial Section 66A of the IT Act, refusing to believe the latter's argument of 'bad drafting'.
Govt. should stand by CBI's report 'if it believes in its independence': Chidmabaram Mar 12, 10:52 am
New Delhi, Mar. 12 (ANI): Former union minister and Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Thursday said that the government should stand by the CBI's report, which has twice said that there is no ground to take criminal action against former prime minister Dr. Manmohan Singh in connection with the coal blocks allocation scam, if it believed in its independence.
New Delhi, Feb. 28 (ANI): Former finance minister P. Chidambaram on Saturday criticised what he felt was the marginalisation of the non-income tax payers by the incumbent Arun Jaitley, adding that India requires the effort of all sections of society to grow as a country.
NDA Govt.'s budget is 'unkind to the poor': Chidambaram Feb 28, 7:28 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 28 (ANI): Former finance minister P. Chidambaram on Saturday termed the Union Budget presented by incumbent Arun Jaitley as 'reeling in favour of corporates', adding that the government's proposals were anti-poor.
Karthi Chidambaram is free to join the AAP: E V K S Elangovan Feb 12, 4:40 pm
Chennai, Feb. 12 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Pradesh Congress Committee president E V K S Elangovan on Thursday expressed his irritation towards the latest controversy stirred up by former union minister P Chidambaram's son, Karthi, stating that the latter is free to join the Aam Aadmi Party.
'Arrogant' Congress should introspect: BJP Feb 1, 8:40 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 1 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday said Tamil Nadu Congress Committee chief E V K S Elangovan's remark on former union minister P. Chidambaram and his son Karti clearly indicates that dissenting voices within the party are coming forward and added that there is a need for introspection.
Chennai, Jan. 27 (ANI): Congress leader and son of former union minister P Chidambaram, Karti Chidambaram, on Tuesday refuted the Tamil Nadu Congress Committee's (TNCC) charge that he had made remarks against the party and its high command, and said that whatever he had said was totally in sync with Congress principles.
4,020 graduands conferred with degrees, diplomas on second day of Amity University's convocation Dec 12, 7:42 pm
Noida, Dec. 12 (ANI): The second day of 10th convocation 2014 of Amity University was held at Amity Campus, Sector, 125, here wherein over 4,020 graduands from Amity School of Communication, Amity School of Fashion Technology, Amity Institute of Social Sciences, Amity School of Hospitality, Amity School of Languages, Amity Law School and other institutes received their degrees and diplomas.
Chidambaram has always supported me on AFSPA: Omar Abdullah Nov 15, 5:18 pm
Ganderbal (Jammu and Kashmir) Nov. 15 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday said that former finance minister P. Chidambaram had always supported him on the issue of Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA).
V.K. Singh taunts Chidambaram over his AFSPA remark Nov 15, 2:00 pm
Srinagar, Nov. 15 (ANI): Minister of State (MoS) for External Affairs, General (retired) V.K. Singh, on Saturday took a jibe at senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram's comment on the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), saying the latter did not even know in what context he was making such a remark.
Rijiju condemns Chidambaram for 'opportunistic' AFSPA comment Nov 15, 1:04 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 15 (ANI): Minister for State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Saturday lashed out at Congress leader P. Chidambaram for his comment on the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), saying that making such comments when polls are round the corner was incorrect.
Swamy calls Chidambaram's suggestion to dilute AFSPA 'idiotic' Nov 15, 12:31 pm
New Delhi/Bhopal, Nov. 15 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Saturday lashed out at Congress leader P. Chidambaram over his comment that the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) should be amended during the Winter Session of Parliament, saying it was an idiotic suggestion.
New Delhi, Nov. 8 (ANI): Former finance minister P Chidambaram on Friday said that anti-incumbency had ensured that only the Bharatiya Janata Party would win the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, adding that even if the Congress would have fixed a failing economy, the country would have still voted Narendra Modi in as the next Prime Minister.
DMK not in tune with Chidambaram's comment on 2G Nov 8, 1:56 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 8 (ANI): Taking serious note of former finance minister P. Chidambaram's statement that he had suggested to the UPA Government to cancel 2G licences once it came out as a scandal, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader E.V.K.S. Elangovan on Saturday said when the then Telecom Minster Kapil Sibal had come up with a 'zero loss' theory, then why should somebody say that the licenses should have been cancelled.
Chidambaram's comment on 2G scam 'matter of grave concern': BJP Nov 8, 11:52 am
New Delhi, Nov. 8 (ANI): Asserting that P. Chidambaram's comment on the 2G scam is a matter of 'grave concern', the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday alleged that the former finance minister's remark proved that the Congress party had tried to hide its errors.
Manish Tewari downplays Chidambaram's comment on 2G scam Nov 8, 11:32 am
New Delhi, Nov. 8 (ANI): Congress leader Manish Tewari on Saturday said there is a need to revisit former finance minister P. Chidambaram's comment that the UPA Government should have cancelled all 2G spectrum licenses when the scam came to light, and look at it in perspective.
New Delhi, Nov. 7 (ANI): Congress leader Rajiv Shukla on Friday opposed former finance minister P. Chidambaram's son Karti's comment stating that there is 'high-command culture' in his party.
Sonia meets senior Tamil Nadu Congressmen after Vasan's exit Nov 6, 8:46 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 6 (ANI): Days after Tamil Nadu strongman G. K. Vasan's exit from the party, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday held a meeting with senior Congressmen from the state, including former finance minister P. Chidambaram.
Karti Chidambaram admits Vasan's exit has hit Congress Nov 5, 6:16 pm
Chennai, Nov. 5 (ANI): Former union minister P Chidambaram's son Karti on Wednesday candidly admitted that Tamil Nadu strongman G. K. Vasan's departure from the party is a blow for the Congress.
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