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New Delhi, June 18 (ANI): With Raghuram Rajan announcing his decision to leave his post as the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor on the completion of his term this year, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday took a shot at the Centre saying that Prime Minister Narendra Modi did not need experts like Rajan since he already knew 'everything'
New Delhi, June 18 (ANI): Asserting that the Centre respects Raghuram Rajan's decision to leave his post as the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor on the completion of his term this year, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday appreciated the 'good work' done by him and added that his successor would be announced 'shortly'.
Raghuram Rajan leaving RBI is India's loss: Chidambaram Jun 18, 7:13 pm
New Delhi, June 18 (ANI): Expressing disappointment over Raghuram Rajan's decision to leave his post as the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor on the completion of his term this year, former home minister P. Chidamabaram on Saturday asserted that this was clearly India's loss and lashed out at the Centre for inviting this development.
New Delhi, June 16 (ANI): National Bureau chief of The Indian Express, Manish Chhibber, on Thursday backed the report published in the English daily over Home Ministry official B.K. Prasad, head of the committee looking into the documents missing in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, tutoring a witness in the case and said the matter was reported based on the call records.
Chidambaram attempted to give clean-chit to Ishrat Jahan: Rijiju Jun 16, 1:28 pm
Mumbai, June 16 (ANI): With Home Ministry Additional Secretary B.K. Prasad-led one-man inquiry committee in its report stating that four of the five missing documents continue to be untraceable, Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Thursday alleged that former home minister P. Chidambaram attempted to give a clean-chit to Ishrat Jahan during the UPA rule.
New Delhi, June 16 (ANI): Former home minister P. Chidamabram, who drew flak for the alleged two affidavits filed by the Centre in the Ishrat Jahan case, on Thursday said the reports published in a leading daily "completely exposed the fake controversy created by the NDA government", adding that it vindicates his stand.
New Delhi, June 9 (ANI): Former Congress MP Gurudas Kamat on Thursday denied media reports wherein it was said that he had objected to the nomination of former finance minister P. Chidambaram to the Rajya Sabha from Maharashtra and Narayan Rane's nomination for the MLC elections.
New Delhi, May.28 (ANI): Refraining from commenting on the recent demand by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy to remove Raghuram Rajan as the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor, former finance minister P. Chidambaram on Saturday called Rajan as 'one of the most outstanding economists of the world' and affirmed his party's 'full confidence' in him.
Congress nominates Sibal, Chidambaram, Jairam for RS May 28, 3:42 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): The Congress Party on Saturday nominated senior leaders including Jairam Ramesh, Kapil Sibal and P. Chidambaram for the Rajya Sabha.
New Delhi, May.28 (ANI): Taking a critical view of the state of the economy under the NDA's two-year rule, former finance minister P. Chidambaram on Saturday highlighted a number shortcomings of the BJP-led government, and said the saffron party's 's
New Delhi, May 13 (ANI): The Shiv Sena on Friday downplayed the ongoing controversy over the clean chit given to Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur in the 2008 Malegaon blast case and dubbed the entire episode to be 'bogus', adding that it was an attempt made by former union home P. Chidambaram and the NCP government in Maharashtra to target the leaders having affiliation with the saffron outfits.
Ishrat case: Chidambaram should stop evading questions, says BJP Apr 26, 12:04 pm
New Delhi, Apr 26 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday fired a fresh salvo at former home minister P. Chidambaram over the alleged changes that he made in the affidavits of the Ishrat Jahan case and dared the former not to evade questions and respond to the queries raised in this regard.
New Delhi, Apr. 25 (ANI): Training all guns at former home minister P. Chidambaram over his comments that the affidavit controversy in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case was only an attempt to divert attention from the real issue, Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Monday said the issue is very serious and the opposition leader should not make such frivolous comments.
Affidavit controversy in Ishrat case an attempt to divert attention from real issue: Chidambaram Apr 25, 1:26 pm
New Delhi, Apr.25 (ANI): Former home minister P. Chidambaram on Monday alleged that the affidavit controversy related to the Ishrat Jahan encounter case was only to an attempt to divert attention from the real issue.
Centre intolerant about even slightest criticism: Chidambaram Apr 25, 1:24 pm
New Delhi, Apr.25 (ANI): Former union home minister P. Chidambaram on Monday took a jibe at the NDA Government at the Centre for criticising RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, and said that this attitude by the government only exposes its inability to tolerate even the slightest criticism.
Anurag Thakur to raise Ishrat Jahan case in Parliament Apr 21, 12:08 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 21 (ANI): With the Centre coming down heavily on the Congress Party over the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Anurag Thakur is set to escalate the attack by raising the issue in the upcoming Parliament session.
New Delhi, Apr.20 (ANI): Responding to the National Investigation Agency's (NIA) clean chit to Lt. Col. Purohit, an accused in the Samjhauta blast case, Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Wednesday said, "The manner in which the Congress-led UPA government pressurised officers to get things done, which is not good. They should have not done it."
New Delhi, Apr.20 (ANI): Maintaining that the question as to whether former union home minister P. Chidambaram had signed the affidavits in the Ishrat Jahan case is already in the public domain, Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Wednesday trained his guns on the Congress and alleged that there could be more people involved in it.
Congress hatched conspiracy with 'political agenda': Javadekar on Ishrat Jahan case Apr 20, 12:06 pm
New Delhi, Apr.20 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday questioned the Congress Party's silence over reports claiming that former home minister P. Chidambaram had signed the first affidavit in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, and accused the grand old party of hatching a conspiracy against the people of India with a political agenda.
Ishrat case: BJP demands Congress' apology for helping culprits Apr 19, 12:46 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 19 (ANI): Continuing the tirade against former home minister P. Chidambaram in the Ishrat Jahan case, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday said the Congress Party, which stands exposed for helping the culprits, should apologise to the nation.
Swamy demands Chidambaram's arrest under National Security Act Apr 19, 11:06 am
New Delhi, Apr. 19 (ANI): Coming down heavily on P. Chidambaram for signing the first affidavit in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday demanded the former home minister's arrest under the National Security Act.
Chidambaram has betrayed the nation: M.J Akbar Mar 15, 12:49 pm
New Delhi, Mar 15 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday ridiculed former union home minister P. Chidambaram's remarks with regard to tweaking content of the second affidavit in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case and accused the later of be
Mallya row: Chidambaram corners Vajpayee, puts onus on banks Mar 15, 12:39 pm
Mumbai, Mar.15 (ANI): In an indirect attack on former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, former finance minister P. Chidambaram came to rescue of the Congress Party over the Vijay Mallya episode and said it is the responsibility of the banks to recover the money as they had lent loans of Rs. 9000 crore to the liquor baron.
Made only 'editorial' changes in Ishrat files, says Chidambaram Mar 15, 11:17 am
Mumbai, Mar. 15 (ANI): Amid the ongoing row over the controversial Ishrat Jahan case, former union home minister P. Chidambaram said that then home secretary G. K.Pillai went through affidavits related to the Ishrat Jahan encounter case thrice, and added that as minister, he only made 'editorial' changes to them as is a compulsive habit with lawyers like him.
New Delhi, Mar. 11 (ANI): In view of the statement made by 26/11 conspirator David Coleman Headley on Ishrat Jahan, the Supreme Court on Friday rejected the plea seeking to quash the criminal case against the Gujarat policemen who were involved in the case.
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