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‘No 56 can stop you’: Karti pens emotional letter to P. Chidambaram on his 74th bday

New Delhi: Karti Chidambaram, the son of former Finance Minister and senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram, on Monday penned an emotional letter on the occasion of his father’s 74th birthday, saying “no 56 can stop you”. In his two-page letter posted on Twitter, Karti, said: “Although you have never been one for grand celebrations, and nowadays […]

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

INX Media case: Court dismisses Chidambaram’s surrender plea

New Delhi: A Delhi court on Friday dismissed the application filed by former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram seeking permission to surrender before the Enforcement Directorate in a money laundering case against him relating to INX Media. Chidambaram is under probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and ED over alleged irregularities in the FIPB […]

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

Same food for everyone: HC refuses home meals for Chidambaram

New Delhi: Same food is available for everyone, said the Delhi High Court on Thursday while hearing the regular bail plea filed by former finance minister P. Chidambaram, who is currently in Tihar Jail in INX Media corruption case. “Same food is available for everyone,” said Justice Suresh Kumar Kait after Chidambaram’s counsel Kapil Sibal […]

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

Chidambaram alleges political vendetta in INX Media case

New Delhi: Former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Wednesday alleged that the INX Media case is “political vendetta” and the investigation agency is “acting on the behest of the Centre”. “It is the petitioner’s case that the instant criminal proceeding is a mala fide and is borne out of political vendetta and the investigation agency […]

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Centre should have shown minimum respect to P.Chidambaram: Mamata Banerjee

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday disapproved of former Union minister and Congress top gun being sent to Tihar Jail in the INX Media case, saying the Central government should have shown “minimum respect” to the veteran leader. “Suddenly all political leaders have become thieves! Chidambaram is being sent to Tihar Jail. […]