India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 1, 2015
Former Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde today denied having used the word "Hindu terrorism" in Parliament during the UPA tenure.
India News | Edited by Mala Das | Saturday August 1, 2015
The Congress today launched a scathing attack on Home Minister Rajnath Singh, accusing him of diversionary tactics a day after he accused the previous UPA government of "weakening India's fight against terrorism" by coining the term "Hindu terror".
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 12, 2015
Congress today said that it plans to raise the recent issues of corruption including the Lalit Modi row and the Vyapam scam with the Modi government in the upcoming monsoon session of the Parliament.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 18, 2015
BJP today hit back at former Finance Minister P Chidambaram and accused him of making "baseless" allegations against External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to hide the "failures" of the UPA government to initiate action against former IPL chief Lalit Modi.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 17, 2015
Rejecting allegations of vendetta levelled against him and the UPA, former Finance Minister P Chidambaram today demanded that the government should ensure that Lalit Modi returns to India to face the probe by Enforcement Directorate on various charges, including money laundering.
India News | Agencies | Wednesday June 17, 2015
Former union minister P Chidambaram today hit back at former IPL chief Lalit Modi, who has alleged that he was hounded by the previous Congress-led government and his passport was cancelled wrongly.
India News | NDTV.com | Thursday June 18, 2015
Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister P Chidambaram is addressing a press conference on the controversy surrounding the UK visa for former IPL boss Lalit Modi. Here is what he has said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 17, 2015
Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Wednesday said letters written to British authorities on Lalit Modi case during UPA rule should be released as they will answer the former IPL Commissioner's accusations against him and the Congress.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 15, 2015
Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram today demanded release of letters written to the British government on the Lalit Modi case in the wake of controversy over External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's help to him in getting travel documents.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 14, 2015
Decrying the use of money to lure voters in elections, former Union minister P Chidambaram today said it has brought "disgrace" to Tamil Nadu and asked people to take a vow not to accept cash for votes.
India News | NDTV.com | Thursday June 11, 2015
Former Finance Minister and Congress leader P Chidambaram talks about the Modi government' one year in office on NDTV's special show The TownHall
Thursday May 28, 2015
He accused the BJP of making a u-turn on bills like GST after having stalled them during the UPA regime and rejected their claim that the Modi government has lifted the "gloom" saying it was the BJP that created it.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Wednesday May 27, 2015
The National Intelligence Grid or Natgrid - a central database that will collate information from 22 sources to feed 11 security and intelligence agencies -- may be reality within six months, sources told NDTV.
India News | Agencies | Monday May 25, 2015
The Narendra Modi government has advertised its work better though it has only renamed the previous UPA government's policies, former finance minister P Chidambaram today said.
India News | Monday May 25, 2015
Senior Congress leader and former Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram has joined the popular micro blogging site Twitter and says he is on board for sharing serious views.
India News | Agencies | Sunday May 24, 2015
The erstwhile UPA government had executed Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru for "political reasons" and he was informed only hours before, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said today.
India News | Edited by Toral Varia Deshpande (With inputs from Agencies) | Wednesday May 6, 2015
A day after his statement in Parliament on underworld don Dawood Ibrahim triggered an uproar, Minister of State for Home Haribhai Chaudhury clarified, "We don't have his (Dawood Ibrahim) address but we know he is in Pakistan. There is no confusion."
Varun Sinha | Tuesday February 17, 2015
The sudden revelation that India is now the world's fastest growing major economy sounds too good to be true. Understandably, the reactions to the new GDP data have varied, ranging from outright skepticism to plain sarcasm.
Tuesday February 3, 2015
The government on Friday changed the way it calculates the gross domestic product. The new formula indicates that India's growth was much higher in the last two years of the UPA government.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin (With inputs from PTI) | Tuesday January 27, 2015
Upcoming Congress leader Karti Chidambaram has refused to respond to the show cause notice issued by Tamil Nadu Congress president EVKS Elangovan, following allegations that he criticised the Congress leadership and its policy at a meeting.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 23, 2014
Congress leader Digvijaya Singh today said that nobody was stopping any of its leaders, including P Chidambaram, from fighting party elections for becoming its chief, remarks which have renewed the controversy surrounding the issue.
Thursday November 20, 2014
Expressing doubts over the success of the new Kisan Vikas Patra (KVP), former Finance Minister P Chidambaram said there are other investment schemes which offer better returns.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With PTI inputs) | Sunday November 16, 2014
Hitting out at former Home Minister P Chidambaram's statement that the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act is an "obnoxious law", Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju today said the Congress leader shouldn't make such comments when his party is out of power.
India News | Written by Sandeep Phukan | Tuesday November 11, 2014
Former Law Minister Hans Raj Bhardwaj, who was a close aide of the Gandhi family, has accused former Union Minister P Chidambaram of "not doing enough to stop the 2G scam".