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 […]

Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram (File Photo: IANS)

HC rejects Chidambaram’s bail plea in INX Media case

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday rejected the bail application of former Finance Minister P. Chidambram in the Enforcement Directorate’s case relating to INX-Media. A single-judge bench of the High Court, presided by Justice Suresh Kumar Kait, turning down the plea for relief observed that the allegations against the veteran politician are “serious” in […]

Former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram (Photo: IANS)

INX Media: ED to confront Chidambaram with other accused

New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED), which got the 14-day custody of former Finance Minister and senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram in its probe into the INX Media money laundering case, is yet to confront him with some of the other accused including the then Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) officials, sources said on Wednesday. […]

Former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram (File Photo/IANS)

INX Media case: Chidambram seeks interim bail after health worsens

New Delhi: Former Finance Minister P. Chidambram on Wednesday moved the Delhi High Court seeking interim bail in the INX Media on health grounds. The matter was mentioned before a division bench presided by Chief Justice D. N. Patel and Justice C. Harishankar who kept it for hearing on Thursday. The veteran Congressman lost 7.5 […]

Former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram (File Photo/IANS)

In court, Chidambaram wanted to know about poll results

New Delhi: Even as he appeared before a court here in connection with his bail hearing, senior Congress leader and former Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Thursday was apparently curious to know about Assembly election results in Haryana and Maharashtra. After the arguments on the extension of his remand in the INX Media case concluded, […]