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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.
New Delhi, Oct.25 (ANI): Congress Party leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi on Saturday defended former Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram's statement that Congress president Sonia Gandhi and her son Rahul Gandhi must 'speak more'.
Chidambaram is right in expressing his anxiety: NCP Oct 25, 12:28 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 25 (ANI): Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Majid Memon on Saturday said former finance minister P. Chidambaram is absolutely correct in expressing his anxiety over the deteriorating position of the Congress party.
Congress facing a coup, claims BJP Oct 24, 4:09 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 24 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday said that comments on black money made by former Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram point towards an impending coup in the Congress.
Mumbai, Oct.11 (ANI): Former union minister and senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Saturday it is extremely unfortunate that within the last three weeks a number of people have rubbished Maharashtra's achievements and urged the people to respond aggressively to such unwarranted statements.
BJP rubbishes Chidambaram's claim over Swachh Bharat Oct 3, 2:40 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 3 (ANI): Rubbishing former finance minister P Chidambaram's statement that the 'Swachh Bharat Abiyan' launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi was a UPA scheme called 'Nirmal Bharat Abiyan', Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson Sambit Patra on Friday dubbed the former's statement as 'ridiculous'.
Guilty in Saradha scam must face severe punishment, says BJP Sep 22, 2:28 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 22 (ANI): Amid reports that former finance minister P. Chidambaram's wife Nalini has been examined by the CBI in connection with the alleged multi-crore Saradha chit fund scam, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Siddharth Nath Singh on Monday called for a thorough investigation, and said anyone found guilty, must be duly punished as per law.
Saradha scam probe: CBI examines Chidambaram's wife Sep 22, 9:28 am
Chennai, Sept.22 (ANI): Former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram's wife, Nalini Chidamabaram, was examined over the weekend by the Central Bureau of Investigation in connection with the alleged multi-crore Saradha chit fund scam, though sources close to her refuted such a development as having taken place.
Chennai, Sept. 20 (ANI): Former finance minister P. Chidambaram today evaded questions on Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into Aircel-Maxis deal.
Aircel-Maxis deal: Manish Tewari backs Chidambaram Sep 20, 1:54 pm
Ludhiana/New Delhi, Sept. 20 (ANI): Congress leader Manish Tewari on Saturday voiced his support for former finance minister P. Chidambaram in the Aircel-Maxis deal, saying the decision was taken as per the law.
New Delhi, Sept.20 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Saturday said the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) should thoroughly investigate former finance minister P. Chidambaram's role in the Aircel-Maxis deal.
New Delhi, Sept. 19 (ANI): Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D Raja on Friday called for a thorough investigation of the role of all the accused parties in the Aircel-Maxis deal. His statements came in light of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) reportedly probing former Finance Minister P Chidambaram's role in the scam.
New Delhi, June 20 (ANI): Former finance minister and Congress leader P Chidambaram on Friday advised the Centre to be watchful over imposing Hindi on non-Hindi speaking states like Tamil Nadu, and cautioned it about a possible backlash.
New Delhi, May 13 (ANI): The Tenth Meeting of the Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) was held on Tuesday under the Chairmanship of Finance Minister P. Chidambaram.
New Delhi, May 13 (ANI): Finance Minister P. Chidambaram said Tuesday that fiscal 2013-14 was a difficult year despite positive movement towards greater stability.
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