Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 15, 2014
The poll prospects of 845 contestants, including 2G scam accused A Raja and Dayanidhi Maran, Congress' Manishankar Aiyar and Finance Minister P Chidambaram's son Karti, will be known tomorrow when votes polled for 39 Lok Sabha seats in Tamil Nadu are...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 1, 2014
Life is like cricket and "I want to decide on how I will play the last ten overs" of life, Finance Minister P Chidambaram today said justifying his stand of not contesting the Lok Sabha polls.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 22, 2014
Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley, who is fighting the Lok Sabha elections from Amritsar, today took potshots at Congress for fielding a "reluctant" Amarinder Singh against him.
Election 2014 | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday March 21, 2014
The BJP has accused Finance Minister P Chidambaram of "running away" from contesting the national election because he is "not ready to face the public."
Election 2014 | NDTV.com | Thursday March 20, 2014
The Congress this evening released its fourth list of candidates for next month's Lok Sabha polls.
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday March 7, 2014
The DMK on Thursday inked a seat-sharing agreement with Dalit party Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi (VCK) allotting it Tamil Nadu's Chidambaram constituency for the general elections.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 9, 2014
Finance Minister P Chidambaram today hit back at BJP's Narendra Modi for his "recount minister" dig at him, saying the Gujarat Chief Minister has once again staged a "fake encounter" with facts on the issue and that there was never a recount in the 2...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday February 5, 2014
The 15th Lok Sabha heads into its final sitting today with a disquieting distinction. It has been the most unproductive ever.
South | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday February 5, 2014
Parliament met today for its final session before the national election, and as expected, both houses witnessed angry, loud and persistent disruptions over the plans to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh and create a Telangana state.
Saturday December 14, 2013
Finance Minister P Chidambaram has said he does not think India will get a government with "solid majority" after the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 8, 2013
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress President Sonia Gandhi today praised the party's showing in Karnataka polls, saying the result was a rejection of BJP's idealogy and suggested the same would be repeated in the Lok Sabha elections as well.
India | NDTV Correspondent | Friday June 8, 2012
After a court ruled that union minister P Chidambaram will face trial over the validity of his Lok Sabha election, the minister had said there was no question of him resigning. DMK leader M Karunanidhi agrees.
Cheat Sheet | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday June 7, 2012
Home Minister P Chidambaram has been told by the Madras High Court that a case that challenges his election to the Lok Sabha in 2009 will continue.
India | Reported by Sam Daniel | Thursday June 7, 2012
Home Minister P Chidambaram does not view as a setback the Madras High Court's refusal to dismiss a petition that challenges his election to the Lok Sabha. The minister will now face trial in the case. The BJP says that is reason for him to resign an...
South | Sanjay Pinto | Thursday June 7, 2012
Union Home Minister P.Chidambaram is back in the news. This time it's not over the 2G case but about an election petition filed against him by his rival candidate Raja Kanappan in Sivaganga. Chidambaram was declared the winner by a narrow margin afte...
India | J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday June 7, 2012
P Chidambaram has failed to have a case that challenges his election to the Lok Sabha dismissed. He will now face trial. The BJP and J Jayalalithaa say that is reason enough to remove him from the post of Home Minister.
India | Indo Asian News Service | Friday April 10, 2009
The political temperature was rising ahead of Lok Sabha elections just nine days away with arrest orders against Railway Minister Lalu Prasad for threatening BJP candidate Varun Gandhi, now in jail, and an emotional Sikh journalist hurling a shoe at ...