Former Finance Minister and senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram (File Photo/IANS)

Our warning fell on deaf ears: Chidambaram on Delhi violence

New Delhi: As the violence continued in the northeast Delhi on Tuesday, the Congress slammed the government for not listening to the voice of the people and going ahead with the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act. Expressing shock at continuing violence, former Union Minister P. Chidambaram said, “We had warned that CAA was deeply divisive and […]

Former Finance Minister and senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram (File Photo)

Those in power are real tukde tukde gang: Chidambaram

New Delhi: The Congress on Thursday blamed the BJP-led NDA government at the Centre, a day after India slipped 10 places in the Democracy Index, and said democracy has been “eroded and those who are in power are the real tukde tukde gang”. India has slipped 10 places in the Democracy Index. — P. Chidambaram (@PChidambaram_IN) […]

Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram (Photo: IANS)

NPR is ‘disguised’ NRC: Chidambaram

Kolkata: Describing the National Population Register (NPR) process as a “disguised” National Register of Citizens (NRC) exercise, senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Saturday said his party would not allow the NPR to be rolled out on April 1. He alleged that the BJP-led NDA government “changed gear” after the NRC “fiasco” in Assam and […]

Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram (Photo/IANS)

SC decision on Chidambaram’s bail plea in ED case on Wednesday

New Delhi: The Supreme Court is scheduled to pronounce on Wednesday its judgement on senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram’s bail plea in the INX Media money laundering case registered by the Enforcement Directorate. On November 28, a bench headed by Justice R. Banumathi had reserved judgement on the appeal filed by Chidambaram challenging the November 15 […]

Former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram (Photo/IANS)

ED opposes Chidambaram’s bail plea in SC, says his mere presence ‘evokes fear’ in witnesses

New Delhi: Solicitor General Tushar Mehta appearing for the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday told the Supreme Court that P. Chidambaram’s mere presence “evokes fear” in witnesses. The ED has opposed the bail plea of Chidambaram in the INX Media money laundering case. Mehta told a three-judge bench headed by Justice R. Banumathi that whether in […]