Nov 01, 2018 11:00 AM IST
Additional Solicitor General Tusshar Mehta, appearing for the CBI and ED, told CBI Special Judge O P Saini, "We have to meet a deadline and he (P Chidambaram) is not cooperating."
- Oct 31, 2018 12:56 PM IST
The senior Congress leader said that the governments he was a part of in the past had never used Section 7 of the Reserve Bank of India Act of 1934, under which a direct order can be issued by the government to the central bank to carry out its wishes in "public interest".
- Oct 28, 2018 08:06 AM IST
The former minister said these concerns would be incorporated in the Congress manifesto
- Oct 26, 2018 11:10 AM IST
In a series of tweets, the former finance and home minister referred to the Jammu and Kashmir governor's reported criticism of the National Conference and Peoples Democratic Party for their alleged frequent reference to Pakistan's role in resolving the Kashmir issue.
- Oct 26, 2018 07:52 AM IST
Former Finance Minister also tagged Air India, Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu and Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha in the tweet.
- Oct 25, 2018 03:21 PM IST
Chidambaram's remarks came after the government Wednesday sent CBI Director Alok Verma and Special Director Rakesh Asthana on leave, as the two officers were involved in a bitter spat.
- Oct 25, 2018 03:05 PM IST
The agency has named nine accused in the case including Chidambaram, S. Bhaskaraman and four Maxis companies.
- Oct 22, 2018 10:43 AM IST
The report came days after Rahul Gandhi said that he will become prime minister if allies want him
- Oct 12, 2018 02:22 PM IST
A division bench of Justices S Manikumar and Subramonium Prasad, has already reserved its order on the main appeals moved by Chidambaram's wife, son and daughter-in-law, challenging the prosecution initiated against them by the Income Tax department under the Black Money Act.
- Oct 12, 2018 12:12 PM IST
The opposition led by the Congress has been accusing the government of benefiting Anil Ambani's Reliance Defence Ltd. from the Rafale deal. The government and Reliance Defence have dismissed all the allegations as false.
- Oct 11, 2018 11:33 AM IST
For the first time, foreign assets have also been attached in this case, which includes a cottage in the UK and a tennis club in Spain
- Oct 01, 2018 02:35 PM IST
Talking to reporters here on sidelines of a party meeting, he said the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government had decided to buy 126 Rafale aircraft and entered into an agreement.
- Sep 21, 2018 04:28 PM IST
In a series of tweets, the former finance minister also claimed that though export credit had declined from Rs 39,000 crore in June, 2017, to Rs 22,300 crore in June, 2018, the government thinks that it is taking steps to boost exports.
- Sep 15, 2018 07:55 AM IST
On August 31, the court in an interim order dispensed with the appearance of Chidambaram's wife Nalini, his son, Karti and daughter-in-law Srinidhi before the special court until September 14.
- Sep 10, 2018 11:30 AM IST
Special CBI Judge O P Saini agreed to hear the plea at 2 pm Monday after the probe agency told the court that custodial interrogation of Karti Chidambaram was required in the matter.
- Sep 04, 2018 01:56 PM IST
"Relentless rise in prices of petrol and diesel is not inevitable. Because, the price is built up by excessive taxes on petrol and diesel. If taxes are cut, prices will decline significantly," he said.
- Sep 04, 2018 08:30 AM IST
A division bench of Justice S Manikumar and Justice Subramonium Prasad reserved its order after recording the submission made by senior advocate Gopal Subramanium on behalf of the petitioners.
- Aug 31, 2018 02:17 PM IST
This is the fourth time the senior Congress leader is being questioned in the probe. He was last grilled for about six hours on August 24.
- Aug 29, 2018 02:55 PM IST
In a series of tweets, the former finance minister also said the RBI figure has suggested that the government had actually demonetised only Rs 13,000 crore and the "country paid a huge price" for it.
- Aug 28, 2018 03:15 PM IST
The Congress leader alleged that the CBI was not interested in a fair trial in the court of law and only wanted trial by the media.
- Aug 28, 2018 11:58 AM IST
A new direct tax code may involve change in rates and slabs that will require amendments in the Finance Bill, which is unlikely to happen in an election year when an outgoing government usually presents only an interim budget/vote on account
- Aug 26, 2018 11:48 AM IST
Chidambaram, however, avoided directly answering a question on the leadership issue or who would be the prime ministerial candidate of the alliance, saying it is a premature question.
- Aug 25, 2018 05:40 PM IST
Chidambaram demanded that there should be a public debate on how the prices negotiated for each aircraft by the Congress-led UPA government "have gone up by three times" in the deal negotiated by the BJP-led NDA dispensation.
- Aug 25, 2018 01:55 PM IST
The former finance minister also alleged the Cabinet Committee on Security was not taken into confidence by the government before signing the deal.
- Aug 24, 2018 03:00 PM IST
It is understood that the agency wants to put across a fresh set of questions to him regarding the deal.