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P Chidambaram flays delay in setting up of economic task force to battle coronavirus pandemic
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P Chidambaram flays delay in setting up of economic task force to battle coronavirus pandemic

Former Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Tuesday attacked the Modi government for the delay in setting up a Special Economic Task Force to analyse the effects of coronavirus pandemic on Indian economy and to create a road map to reduce the financial strain

Coronavirus outbreak: Modi was testing waters with janata curfew, expect tougher social, economic measures soon, says P Chidambaram
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Coronavirus outbreak: Modi was testing waters with janata curfew, expect tougher social, economic measures soon, says P Chidambaram

Congress MP and former finance minister P Chidambaram said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi would have 'no option but to again address the nation and announce tougher social and economic measures' to contain the spread of COVID-19

BJP hails Narendra Modi's call for 'janata curfew' over coronavirus, Congress extends support; TMC leader sniffs Hindutva agenda
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BJP hails Narendra Modi's call for 'janata curfew' over coronavirus, Congress extends support; TMC leader sniffs Hindutva agenda

While the BJP lauded the prime minister Narendra Modi for making "inspiring" suggestion to combat spread of coronavirus, several Congress leaders, including former finance minister P Chidambaram, too offered their support to his call for "Janata curfew" on Sunday

'Your money is safe': Nirmala Sitharaman steps in to boost Yes Bank depositors' confidence as RBI prepares revival plan
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'Your money is safe': Nirmala Sitharaman steps in to boost Yes Bank depositors' confidence as RBI prepares revival plan

The RBI said the State Bank of India (SBI) has expressed willingness to invest in Yes Bank.

P Chidambaram says Yes Bank fiasco caused by 'mismanagement' of financial institutions under BJP govt, demands RBI probe
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P Chidambaram says Yes Bank fiasco caused by 'mismanagement' of financial institutions under BJP govt, demands RBI probe

Congress leader and former Union finance minister P Chidambaram on Saturday said the Yes Bank fiasco was caused by "mismanagement" of financial institutions under the BJP government and demanded that the RBI conduct a thorough probe and fix accountability in the matter

Yes Bank crisis: Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman says RBI to look into what went wrong; to fix individual responsibilities
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Yes Bank crisis: Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman says RBI to look into what went wrong; to fix individual responsibilities

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said the government has asked the Reserve Bank to look into what went wrong at Yes Bank and fix individual responsibilities

Yes Bank crisis: Govt's ability to govern financial institutions exposed, says P Chidambaram
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Yes Bank crisis: Govt's ability to govern financial institutions exposed, says P Chidambaram

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram hit out at the government on Friday, saying its "ability to govern and regulate financial institutions stands exposed"

P Chidambaram criticises Delhi govt's decision to prosecute Kanhaiya Kumar, says AAP no less ill-informed than Centre about sedition law
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P Chidambaram criticises Delhi govt's decision to prosecute Kanhaiya Kumar, says AAP no less ill-informed than Centre about sedition law

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Saturday hit out at the Delhi government for its sanction to prosecute former JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar and nine others in connection with a sedition case.

Delhi violence: Sonia Gandhi-led Congress delegation urges Ram Nath Kovind to call for Amit Shah's resignation over 'abdication of duty'
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Delhi violence: Sonia Gandhi-led Congress delegation urges Ram Nath Kovind to call for Amit Shah's resignation over 'abdication of duty'

A Congress delegation, including party chief Sonia Gandhi urged Ram Nath Kovind to call for Amit Shah's resignation over his alleged 'abdication of duty' during the communal violence in Delhi.

Congress Working Committee holds meeting to discuss Delhi violence; party leaders to march to Rashtrapati Bhavan to seek normalcy in National Capital
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Congress Working Committee holds meeting to discuss Delhi violence; party leaders to march to Rashtrapati Bhavan to seek normalcy in National Capital

Amid continued communal violence in parts of northeast Delhi that has claimed 17 lives, the Congress top leadership started deliberations on the issue at a meeting of its working committee on Wednesday

Four ways in which Congress' tantrum over Donald Trump banquet in Delhi will cost the party
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Four ways in which Congress' tantrum over Donald Trump banquet in Delhi will cost the party

While the Congress claims there is a precedence of inviting the Opposition party chief to such occasions, it is difficult to find one.

P Chidambaram slams Centre's move to make crop insurance voluntary; says there can be nothing more anti-farmer
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P Chidambaram slams Centre's move to make crop insurance voluntary; says there can be nothing more anti-farmer

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Thursday termed as "retrograde" the decision of the Centre to make crop insurance voluntary and said there can be nothing more anti-farmer

Aircel-Maxis case: CBI, ED get time till 4 May to complete probe against P Chidambaram, son Karti
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Aircel-Maxis case: CBI, ED get time till 4 May to complete probe against P Chidambaram, son Karti

The CBI and the ED had alleged that P Chidambaram, as finance minister during the United Progressive Alliance rule, granted approval to the deal beyond his capacity benefitting certain persons, and received kickbacks.

Narendra Modi govt doesn’t acknowledge the word ‘slowdown’, says Manmohan Singh; calls $5 trillion economy mission ‘wishful thinking’
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Narendra Modi govt doesn’t acknowledge the word ‘slowdown’, says Manmohan Singh; calls $5 trillion economy mission ‘wishful thinking’

In a sharp attack on the Narendra Modi government over the state of the economy, former prime minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday said the current dispensation does not acknowledge the word "slowdown", and the real danger is that if problems are not recognised, then finding credible answers to take corrective action is unlikely.

Special court to pronounce order on bail of six bureaucrats in INX media case today; all accused are currently on interim bail
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Special court to pronounce order on bail of six bureaucrats in INX media case today; all accused are currently on interim bail

A special court on Tuesday reserved its order on regular bail of all the six bureaucrats and will pronounce order on 19 February in the INX Media corruption case

INX media case: SC allows Karti Chidambaram to travel to UK, France from 14 to 28 February for tennis tournament
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INX media case: SC allows Karti Chidambaram to travel to UK, France from 14 to 28 February for tennis tournament

A bench headed by Chief Justice SA Bobde permitted Karti Chidambaram to travel abroad from 14 to 28 February subject to compliance of conditions imposed earlier

At JNU, P Chidambaram says there should be ‘huge mass movement’ is any Muslim is sent to detention camps because of CAA
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At JNU, P Chidambaram says there should be ‘huge mass movement’ is any Muslim is sent to detention camps because of CAA

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Thursday said there must be a "huge mass movement" if any Muslim was sent to detention camps in case the Supreme Court upheld the validity of the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).

Nirmala Sitharaman hits back at Chidambaram, says nothing to learn from those who gave NPA crisis
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Nirmala Sitharaman hits back at Chidambaram, says nothing to learn from those who gave NPA crisis

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday hit back at former minister P Chidambaram for his 'incompetent doctors' attending to economy remark, saying there was nothing to learn from the people who gave the mountain of NPAs along with twin balance sheet crisis

During debate on Finance Bill in RS, TMC MP alleges 'financial coronavirus' destroying economy; Budget fulfills people's expectations, says BJP
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During debate on Finance Bill in RS, TMC MP alleges 'financial coronavirus' destroying economy; Budget fulfills people's expectations, says BJP

TMC MP Manas Ranjan Bhunia accused the government of depriving the poor of employment opportunities generated from the MNREGA as it has cut expenditure under the scheme and alleged that it is selling out precious assets of the country

P Chidambaram says Centre, BJP cannot distance themselves from SC verdict on reservation, must suggest corrective measures if they disagree
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P Chidambaram says Centre, BJP cannot distance themselves from SC verdict on reservation, must suggest corrective measures if they disagree

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Monday said the government and the BJP must spell out corrective measures if they do not agree with the Supreme Court judgment on reservation not being mandatory as they cannot distance themselves from it.