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Congress Ready To Take Support Of Any Party Willing To Defeat BJP: Chidambaram

Jan 08, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

The Congress is ready to accept the support of any party that is keen to defeat the BJP in the upcoming Goa Assembly elections, senior leader P Chidambaram said on Saturday.

INX Media: HC Stays Trial Court Proceedings In Case Involving P Chidambaram, Others

May 18, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The CBI had registered its case on May 15, 2017, alleging irregularities in a Foreign Investment Promotion Board clearance granted to INX Media group for receiving overseas funds of Rs 305 crore in 2007 during Chidambaram's tenure as finance minister.

With Ghulam Nabi Azad Set To Exit, Who Will Be The Next Leader Of Opposition?

Three Rajya Sabha seats from Kerala will fall vacant in April of which Congress holds one. Azad might contest from the state.

Congress Emerged Stronger After Every Crisis,’ Says Gehlot Slams Sibal For Criticising Party

Nov 16, 2020 PTI

Earlier, Kapil Sibal had demanded for an introspection within the party after the Congress' poor show in Bihar polls

SC Issues Notice To IT Dept In Connection With Tax Evasion Case Against Karti Chidambaram

The case relates to alleged non-disclosure of income amounting to Rs 6.38 crore by Karti and Rs 1.35 crore by his wife in 2015

04 August, 2020

Aircel-Maxis Case: Court Grants 3-month to CBI, ED To Complete Probe Against P Chidambaram, Son


The CBI and the ED had alleged that P Chidambaram, as finance minister during the UPA regime, granted approval to the deal beyond his capacity benefiting certain persons, and received kickbacks.

03 August, 2020

Congress MP Karti Chidambaram Tests Positive For Covid-19, Goes Under Home Quarantine

Outlook Web Bureau

Karti Chidambaram, MP from Sivaganga in Tamil Nadu, is the latest among prominent political figures testing positive for coronavirus.

23 May, 2020

Self-Respecting Indians Slam Ivanka Trump For 'Glorifying' Bihar's 'Cycle Girl' Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Outlook Web Bureau

Daughter of US President Donald Trump, Ivanka's tweet on Jyoti Kumari's cycling feat during the coronavirus lockdown has earned more brickbats than bouquets

08 December, 2019

BJP Govt Retrograde, It's Denying Freedom To 75 Lakh People In Kashmir: Chidambaram


After being in Tihar jail for 106 days, Chidambaram was released on December 4 following the grant of bail by the Supreme Court in a money laundering case filed by the ED.

14 November, 2019

INX Media Case: HC Likely To Pronounce Order On Chidambaram's Bail Plea On Friday


Chidambaram is lodged in Tihar Jail under judicial custody in the ED's money-laundering case.

19 October, 2019

Indrani Mukerjea Claims To Have Paid $5 Million to Chidambarams: CBI Charge Sheet


The CBI has made Indrani Mukerjea, who is currently in jail in Mumbai, approver in the case.

18 October, 2019

Chidambaram 'Influenced, Intimitaded' Key Witness In INX Media Case: CBI To SC


The court had on Thursday allowed the Enforcement Directorate to quiz Chidambaram till October 24

15 October, 2019

Court Allows ED To Question Chidambaram In Tihar, Arrest Him If Required


The court’s order came after ED’s request for custodial interrogation of Chidambaram who has been lodged in Tihar jail since September 5 in INX media case.

03 October, 2019

INX Media Case: Chidambaram's Custody Extended Till Oct 17, Will Stay In Tihar

Outlook Web Bureau

Chidambaram was produced before the before Special Judge Ajay Kumar Kuhar upon the expiry of his custody on Thursday.

16 September, 2019

'No 56 Can Stop You': Karti Takes A Dig At PM Modi As He Wishes Chidambaram On Birthday

Outlook Web Bureau

Karti Chidambaram penned a letter to the former Finance Minister and senior Congress leader apprising him of current affairs while taking a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led central government

12 September, 2019

INX Media Case: Delhi HC Seeks CBI's Response To Chidambaram's Bail Plea

Outlook Web Bureau

Justice Suresh Kait issued a notice to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Chidambaram's bail plea in which he has claimed that it was the case of 'political vendetta'.

06 September, 2019

After Spending First Night In Tihar, Chidambaram Starts Day With Light Breakfast


Chidambaram was lodged in Jail No. 7, which usually houses those accused in Enforcement Directorate cases. Incidently, his son Karti was also lodged in this cell for 12 days in the same case last year.

05 September, 2019

Spectacles, Medicine, Western Toilet...: Things Chidambaram Requested For In Tihar

Outlook Web Bureau

Chidambaram, who had moved a separate plea requesting certain things, is lodged in jail number 7 of South Asia's largest jail.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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