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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.
'For India to grow, everybody must pull their weight together': Chidambaram  Feb 28, 8:21 pm
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.
Karti Chidambaram refutes TNCC's allegation of making anti-party remarks  Jan 27, 4:16 pm
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.
Anti-incumbency favoured BJP victory in 2014 elections, says Chidambaram  Nov 8, 3:27 pm
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.
Rajiv Shukla opposes Karti Chidambaram's 'high command culture in Congress' remark  Nov 7, 9:19 pm
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.
Singhvi says Chidambaram has said nothing negative about Gandhi's  Oct 25, 4:15 pm
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.
It's unfortunate that people have rubbished Maharashtra's achievements: Chidambaram  Oct 11, 7:33 pm
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'.