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South | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 6, 2013
Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Saturday turned emotional inaugurating a branch of Indian Bank at his birthplace Kanadukathan in the district, recalling his grandfather was one of the founders of the bank.
South | J Sam Daniel Stalin | Tuesday September 24, 2013
It's been a major victory for Tamil parties in Sri Lanka's war ravaged northern province. In elections held after 26 years in this Tamil majority region, the TNA or Tamil National Alliance won 30 of the 38 seats. A mandate that P Chidambaram, India's...
Saturday July 27, 2013
Noting that India continued to be the second fastest growing economy in the world after China, Finance Minister P Chidambaram said on Friday people should not be worried about the current slowdown and expressed hope of achieving 6 per cent growth thi...
South | Press Trust of India | Friday June 7, 2013
Four staffers killed in Mumbai IndusInd Bank blaze
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Monday April 22, 2013
Congressman PC Chacko is under attack for absolving the Prime Minister and Finance minister P Chidambram of any role in the telecom scam. As head of a parliamentary committee that studied the swindle, Mr Chacko has been accused by the opposition of...
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With Inputs from Agencies) | Thursday March 21, 2013
Finance Minister P Chidambaram has said that he was "dismayed" by the CBI's raids at DMK leader MK Stalin's residence in Chennai this morning. He also added that he "strongly disapproved" the CBI's action as it is "bound to be misunderstood."
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 19, 2013
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Tuesday urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to amend the Finance Bill 2013.
India | Reported by Sam Daniel; edited by Mala Das | Sunday March 17, 2013
Barely 24 hours after DMK chief M Karunanidhi warned of pulling out his ministers from the cabinet over the Lankan Tamils issue, Finance Minister P Chidambaram today hinted at a possible vote against Sri Lanka at a session of the United Nations Human...
Thursday February 28, 2013
Infrastructure got a major thrust in Budget 2013-14 with Finance Minister P Chidambaram today announcing a slew of measures to boost sector's growth, like raising Rs 50,000 crore through tax-free bonds, setting up of major ports and a road regulator.
Saturday February 2, 2013
Freebies and subsidies alone would not help in economic development and youth should seek self-employment, Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram said today.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday December 31, 2012
Finance Minister P Chidambaram offered two responses today when asked about fellow Tamil Nadu politician and DMK chief M Karunanidhi's suggestion that he was a potential candidate for Prime Minister. "I know my limitations. And I live and conduct mys...
South | ndtv.com | Thursday November 15, 2012
Finance Minister P Chidambaram said he was surprised to learn the person who attempted to take the pictures had been detained.
India | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Thursday November 15, 2012
Finance Minister P Chidambaram has this morning requested the release of a man who was arrested in Chennai for taking photos of him. Ameer Tawah, a 34-year-old from Kerala, was arrested late on Wednesday night after hours of being interrogated.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday May 11, 2012
Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker D Jayakumar has revoked the suspension of DMDK member L Venkatesan, after a resolution was moved by Finance Minister O Panneerselvam. He was suspended by the Speaker on Thursday for the rest of the session, after he engage...
South | Press Trust of India | Monday April 9, 2012
Computer literacy among students in Tamil Nadu has gone up from 12.6 per cent to 15.6 per cent after the free laptop distribution scheme for college students was launched, State Finance minister O. Panneeselvam said today.
Friday April 6, 2012
Jewellers said they were "happy" with Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee's response and would take a decision later on Friday evening. Earlier, a delegation of jewellers met Congress president Sonia Gandhi. The Congress, which leads the UPA governmen...
Monday March 26, 2012
The Tamil Nadu government has proposed 14.5 per cent tax on liquor as part of efforts to generate Rs 1,500 crore revenue.
Friday March 16, 2012
The minister has decided to campaign for a bye-election in his home state of Tamil Nadu.
India | NDTV Correspondent | Friday March 16, 2012
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee presented his seventh Budget today, but his Minister of State SS Palanimanickam was not with him in the Lok Sabha. The DMK leader is in Tamil Nadu instead with his party chief M Karunanidhi. The DMK had earlier this ...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Monday December 26, 2011
As the BJP asks the Prime Minister to fire P Chidambram from his cabinet, Dr Manmohan Singh has offered lavish public praise for the Home Minister. Dr Singh, who was in Mr Chidambaram's consitutuency in Tamil Nadu today, said that since 2004, he h...