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AAP won, bluff and bluster lost: Chidambaram taunts BJP on Delhi

New Delhi: Former Finance Minister and senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Tuesday taunted the BJP over its defeat in the Delhi assembly elections saying AAP won and the “bluff and bluster” lost. He said the people of Delhi have defeated the polarising and divisive agenda of the saffron party. In a tweet, Chidambaram said, […]

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‘Mind your own business’: Chidambaram slams Army chief for remarks on anti-CAA protest

Thiruvananthapuram: Former Union Minister P. Chidambaram on Saturday criticised Army chief General Bipin Rawat for his remarks on the protesters who are opposing the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA). “Mind your own Business”, was the senior Congress leader’s message to the Army chief, while addressing a rally on the party Foundation Day organised by the Kerala […]

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Citizenship (Amendment) Bill will not pass judicial scrutiny: Chidambaram

New Delhi: Claiming that the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 is “blatantly unconstitutional”, Congress leader P. Chidambaram said in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday that the government is introducing a new category called citizenship by arbitrary executive feat and this law will be struck down in the court. “I dare the government to lay the opinion of […]

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Chidambaram targets PM Modi over his silence on economy

New Delhi: Former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Thursday trained his guns at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his silence on economic slowdown and termed the government an “incompetent manager of the economy”. He also described the disinvestment of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL) as a “scandal”. Chidambaram also said that the Congress will oppose the […]

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Chidambaram violated bail condition on Day 1: Javadekar

New Delhi: Soon after senior Congress leader P. Chidmbaram on Thursday held his first press conference after spending 106 days in jail, the Centre hit out at the former Union Minister, claiming that he violated court orders on the very first day after getting bail. Speaking to the media, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said, “The allegation […]

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Chidambaram worried, says voices being ‘suppressed’

New Delhi: A day after the Supreme Court granted bail to former Finance Minister and senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram, the Rajya Sabha member reached Parliament and expressed his concern that voices are being “suppressed” by the government. “I am worried. Our voices are being suppressed,” Chidambaram said while speaking to the media outside the House. […]

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Congress to welcome Chidambaram, Rahul says incarceration vengeful

New Delhi: Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram’s 106-day incarceration was vengeful and vindictive, said Rahul Gandhi hours after the Supreme Court granted bail to Chidambaram in the INX Media case on Wednesday. Rahul Gandhi tweeted: “Mr P. Chidambaram’s 106-day incarceration was vengeful and vindictive. I’m glad that the SC has granted him bail. I’m confident […]