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No economist praised demonetisation globally: Former minister P Chidambaram

Besides demonetisation, Chidambaram also raised questions over the Ayushman Bharat scheme.

published on : 29th August 2018

Aircel-Maxis deal: Chidambaram to appear before Enforcement Directorate 

Earlier on May 30, a Delhi court granted Chidambaram protection from arrest till June 5 in the case, after he filed an anticipatory bail plea.

published on : 5th June 2018

Modi government lacks decision-making skills: Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram

'There is complete paralysis of decision making. My only fear is that this tendency does not flow into next government irrespective of who forms it,' said the former finance minister. 

published on : 1st June 2018

INX media case: Congress leader Chidambaram moves Delhi High Court for protection from arrest

Chidambaram, a former Union Finance Minister, was asked by the Central Bureau of Investigation to appear before it on May 31 for questioning in the INX Media case.

published on : 30th May 2018

Petrol near five-year high in Delhi, opposition slams it as 'poll-politics'

The IOC had suspended dynamic pricing system for transport fuels for 19 days to "avoid creating unnecessary panic among the consumers".

published on : 14th May 2018

INX Media case: All allegations against me are ‘politically motivated’, says Karti Chidambaram

Karti was brought to Mumbai by the probe agency earlier in the day to confront the ex-directors of INX Media Ltd.

published on : 4th March 2018

Modi government foregoing fiscal prudence, worsening deficit: Chidambaram

The former Union Finance Minister demanded to know as to how many jobs meeting International Labour Organisation standards were created in the last four years.

published on : 8th February 2018

Aircel-Maxis scam: Confidential CBI report found in Chidambaram's house

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) found a confidential Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) report at the Jor Bagh residence of former finance minister during a raid.

published on : 8th February 2018

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley proved healthcare scheme is 'jumla', says Congress leader Chidambaram

Jaitley in his budget speech announced a National Health Protection Scheme providing health insurance worth Rs 5 lakh to 10 crore poor families.

published on : 2nd February 2018

Creating 75 lakh jobs impossible, nails government's lies: P Chidambaram

The Narendra Modi government's claim to be able to create 75 lakh jobs by March is "outrageous" as it is "simply not possible" in India's context, former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram said.

published on : 30th January 2018

BJP MPs object to senior Congress leader Chidambaram chairing Aadhaar meets

A war of words erupted in a meeting of a Parliamentary Standing Committee on Home Affairs after BJP members objected to committee Chairman P. Chidambaram's presence.

published on : 28th December 2017

Congress vindicated by GST rates cuts: P. Chidambaram

Former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Friday said Congress is "vindicated" by reduction change in GST rates, and said that it was done because of the Gujarat elections.  

published on : 11th November 2017

CBI summons Karti Chidambaram in INX Media case, asks him to appear before it on Friday

The agency wants to examine Karti in a case related to Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) clearance given to INX Media for allegedly receiving funds from Mauritius.

published on : 19th July 2017

Gave no interview to any media outlet: Karti Chidambaram

The purported interview in Tamil language dealt with his alleged links with INX Media, whose owners are being investigated by CBI for alleged financial irregularities.

published on : 22nd May 2017

Manmohan, Chidambaram deny BJP's charges of favouring Mallya

The two senior Congress leaders asserted that letters from the former liquor baron were only among the hundreds of letters routinely received by the then UPA government.

published on : 30th January 2017