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Malegaon blast: Shiv Sena targets UPA, demands action against ATS officials  May 13, 7:31 pm
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.
Ishrat case: Chidambaram shouldn't make frivolous statements, says Rijiju  Apr 25, 3:40 pm
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.
Samjhauta blast case: UPA pressurised officers to get things done, says Rijiju  Apr 20, 6:29 pm
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."
'Grand design' behind Chidambaram 'absolving' Ishrat Jahan: Rijiju  Apr 20, 6:10 pm
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.
Ishrat Jahan case: SC rejects plea quashing case against Gujarat police  Mar 11, 11:18 am
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.
Chidambaram gave clean chit to Ishrat under 'severe pressure': Rijiju  Mar 10, 3:56 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 10 (ANI): Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Thursday said former home minister P. Chidambaram, who is a 'seasoned and experienced politician', must have given a clean chit to Ishrat Jahan under severe pressure.
Chidambaram painting proceedings against Karti as 'political witch-hunt': BJP  Mar 6, 8:38 pm
New Delhi, Mar.6 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday hit back at former finance minister P. Chidambaram for defending his son Karti, accusing him of trying to paint the lawful proceedings as a 'political witch-hunt'.
Chidambaram defends son, says 'truth will prevail'  Mar 6, 4:26 pm
New Delhi, Mar.6 (ANI): Rubbishing allegations of amassment of wealth by Karti Chidambaram, former finance minister P. Chidambaram on Sunday hit out at the Centre and said that he was the real target and not his son.
Saradha chit-fund scam: CBI HQ denies sending summons to Nalini Chidambaram  Mar 4, 11:37 am
New Delhi, Mar.4 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Headquarters on Friday denied sending any summons to Nalini Chidambaram, the wife of former union minister P.Chidambaram, in the Saradha chit-fund SCAM.
CBI summons Nalini Chidambaram in Saradha scam   Mar 4, 10:09 am
New Delhi, Mar. 4 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday summoned Nalini Chidambaram, the wife of former finance minister P. Chidambaram in the Saradha chit fund scam case.
Congress' behaviour in Parliament 'totally unacceptable': Naidu  Mar 2, 3:06 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 2 (ANI): Hitting out at the Congress for disrupting Parliamentary proceedings today, Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday rebuked the grand old party saying that creating a ruckus and raising slogans against the speaker was 'totally unacceptable'.
Ishrat Jahan case an attempt by UPA to defame Modi: Naidu  Mar 2, 2:58 pm
New Delhi, March. 2 (ANI): Coming out all guns blazing on the Congress over the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday said that the entire episode was an attempt by the UPA regime, especially the Congress' top brass, to defame and implicate Prime Minister Narendra Modi who was then the Gujarat Chief Minister.
Former Gujarat Intel chief demands perjury case against Mani, Chidambaram  Mar 2, 2:03 pm
New Delhi, March. 2 (ANI): Former Gujarat Intelligence chief R. B. Sreekumar on Wednesday slammed R.V.S. Mani over his claims that he was pressurized to file the second affidavit in the Supreme Court in the Ishrat Jahan case and demanded perjury case against the former undersecretary and former home minister P. Chidambaram.
Digvijay defends Chidambaram, says G.K. Pillai works for Adani  Mar 2, 1:45 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 2 (ANI): Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Wednesday defended former home minister P. Chidambaram in wake of the latest revelations made by former home secretary G.K. Pillai and former under secretary (Internal Security) R V S Mani in the Ishrat Jahan case, saying it is quite surprising that these people have attained knowledge post retirement.
Initiate action against Karti but don't seek revenge: Congress  Mar 2, 1:11 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 2 (ANI): The Congress Party on Wednesday dared the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA Government to initiate proceedings against former union minister P. Chidambaram's son Karti, but said that it must not be done with the motive of revenge.