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New Delhi, Nov. 29 (ANI): Former law minister Hansraj Bhardwaj on Sunday rubbished former union minister P. Chidambaram's assertion that it was wrong on part of Rajiv Gandhi-led government in 1989 to ban Salman Rushdie`s book 'The Satanic Verses', saying he is proud of the former prime minister who was true image of Jawaharlal Nehru.
New Delhi, Nov. 29 (ANI): A day after former union minister P. Chidambaram dubbed the decision to ban Salman Rushdie's book 'The Satanic Verses' by Rajiv Gandhi-led government in 1989 as 'wrong', the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday said the Congress must not become intolerant to every comment in the country.
New Delhi, Nov. 29 (ANI): Hitting out at former union minister P. Chidambaram calling the decision to ban Salman Rushdie's 'The Satanic Verses' by Rajiv Gandhi-led government in 1989 'wrong', Congress leader Sandeep Dikshit on Sunday said that the minister could have corrected it at that time.
Satanic Verses ban: Tewari backs Chidambaram Nov 29, 10:01 am
New Delhi, Nov. 29 (ANI): Defending former Union Finance Minister of P. Chidambaram, who termed the decision to ban Salman Rushdie's 'The Satanic Verses' by former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi-led the Congress Government in 1989 "wrong", Congress leader Manish Tewari on Sunday said his senior party colleague was "correct".
New Delhi, Nov. 28 (ANI): Former home minister P. Chidambaram on Saturday said that the decision of the former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi-led Congress Government to ban the book 'The Satanic Verses' by British Author Salman Rushdie in 1989 was wrong.
Still a chance for Chennai to host 2016 World T20, confirms BCCI Nov 19, 9:37 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 19 (ANI): The BCCI has not yet ruled out Chennai as a venue for next year's World Twenty20 tournament despite the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) failing to meet the deadline to get clearances for the three stands at the MA Chidambaram stadium.
New Delhi, Nov. 8 (ANI): Former union finance minister P. Chidambaram on Sunday said one must not set aside the Congress' contribution in the grand alliance's comprehensive electoral win in Bihar, and added that the verdict is a rebuke to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's style of functioning.
India elect to bat in fourth ODI against Proteas Oct 22, 1:28 pm
Chennai, Oct.22 (ANI): India have won the toss and elected to bat first in the imperative fourth ODI of the five-match series against South Africa at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Thursday.
India eye victory against Proteas to stay alive Oct 22, 8:58 am
Chennai, Oct.22 (ANI): With a goal of avoiding a second successive limited over series defeat, India will be desperately eying for a win when they take on South Africa here at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in the fourth ODI on Thursday.
Aditya Verma denies taking financial support from Lalit Modi Sep 6, 6:43 pm
Patna, Sept.6 (ANI): Bihar Cricket Association (BCA) secretary Aditya Verma, who is the petitioner in the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing case, on Sunday, refused the speculations of Lalit Modi providing any kind of financial support to him.
CBI takes over ambulance scam probe Aug 28, 7:56 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 28 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) took over the ambulance scam probe on Friday against former Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, Sachin Pilot and other members of the Congress party, according to sources.
New Delhi, Aug 13 (ANI): Former Union Minister of Finance, P. Chidambaram on Thursday slammed the BJP led- NDA Government, accusing the ruling party leaders of not giving complete information on Lalit-Gate controversy and, hence, demanded an unconditional apology from Sushma Swaraj.
Narendra Modi is a neo fortune teller: Chidambaram Aug 7, 11:06 pm
Chennai, Aug.7 (ANI):Former Union Minister of Finance, P. Chidambaram slammed the Narendra Modi government on Friday saying "Modi is a neo fortune teller".
New Delhi, Aug. 2 (ANI): Questioning the Congress Party's position on GST, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said that the former should accept and seriously introspect after having ruled the country for the longest period of time that negativism hurts the country.
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.
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