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Economy close to collapse; rising unemployment, falling consumption making India poorer: P Chidambaram
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Economy close to collapse; rising unemployment, falling consumption making India poorer: P Chidambaram

Former finance minister P Chidambaram on Monday tore into the Modi government's handling of the economy, saying it was close to collapse and was been attended by "very incompetent doctors."

Govt's three errors of demonetisation, flawed GST, squeeze on banks, sent economy in tailspin: P Chidambaram
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Govt's three errors of demonetisation, flawed GST, squeeze on banks, sent economy in tailspin: P Chidambaram

The monumental blunder of demonetization, a flawed GST and putting the squeeze on banks were the three major errors committed by the government that sent the economy into a tailspin, senior Congress leader P Chidambaram said on Wednesday

P Chidambaram slams 'incomprehensible' extension of Delhi Police chief Amulya Patnaik's tenure; move came on same day as Jamia firing
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P Chidambaram slams 'incomprehensible' extension of Delhi Police chief Amulya Patnaik's tenure; move came on same day as Jamia firing

Congress leader P Chidambaram termed 'incomprehensible' Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik's extension when a Jamia Millia Islamia student was injured when a youth fired a pistol in the presence of many police personnel.

Dy SP who arrested P Chidambaram in INX media case among 28 CBI officers given President's medals on R-Day eve
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Dy SP who arrested P Chidambaram in INX media case among 28 CBI officers given President's medals on R-Day eve

Deputy SP Ramaswamy Parthasarathy, who arrested Chidambaram in the INX Media case last year, has been conferred with the President's Police Medal for Distinguished Service, the officials said.

NPR is nothing but 'NRC in disguise': Congress' P Chidambaram says after Kerala govt moves SC, Punjab passes resolution against CAA
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NPR is nothing but 'NRC in disguise': Congress' P Chidambaram says after Kerala govt moves SC, Punjab passes resolution against CAA

Asserting that the National Population Register is nothing but "NRC in disguise", Congress leader P Chidambaram said on Saturday that the Modi government has changed gears and is now only talking about the NPR after the "fiasco" in Assam over the citizenship list

Narendra Modi should select five critics of CAA, hold televised interaction on new citizenship law with them, suggests P Chidambaram
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Narendra Modi should select five critics of CAA, hold televised interaction on new citizenship law with them, suggests P Chidambaram

Chidambaram's suggestion comes after Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Saturday termed the CAA 'discriminatory and divisive' law

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram calls National Register of Citizens a 'mischievous plan' to divide India
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Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram calls National Register of Citizens a 'mischievous plan' to divide India

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Monday dubbed the National Register of Citizens a sinister and mischievous plan to divide the country

Congress accuses BJP of 'state-sponsored mayhem' after masked men attack JNU students; Fascists afraid of students, says Rahul Gandhi
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Congress accuses BJP of 'state-sponsored mayhem' after masked men attack JNU students; Fascists afraid of students, says Rahul Gandhi

The Congress on Sunday blamed the BJP government for the attack on JNU students by masked miscreants, terming it a 'state-sponsored mayhem'

Arvind Kejriwal expresses shock at JNU violence, asks Delhi L-G to intervene; Rahul Gandhi says 'fascists' afraid of brave students' voices
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Arvind Kejriwal expresses shock at JNU violence, asks Delhi L-G to intervene; Rahul Gandhi says 'fascists' afraid of brave students' voices

Shortly after a clash broke out between members of the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) Students' Union and the ABVP on the university campus on Sunday, a host of political leaders condemned the violence.

Anti-CAA protests: P Chidambaram slams UP Police for arresting activists Sadar Jafar, SR Darapuri, Pavan Rao without any evidence
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Anti-CAA protests: P Chidambaram slams UP Police for arresting activists Sadar Jafar, SR Darapuri, Pavan Rao without any evidence

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Sunday said it was "shameful" that Sadaf Jafar, SR Darapuri and Pavan Rao were arrested by the Uttar Pradesh Police for violence without any evidence against them

ED questions P Chidambaram in UPA-era scam involving purchase of aircraft for Air India, irregularities in fixing air slots
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ED questions P Chidambaram in UPA-era scam involving purchase of aircraft for Air India, irregularities in fixing air slots

Former Union finance minister P Chidambaram was on Friday questioned by the Enforcement Directorate for about six hours in connection with a money-laundering probe into an alleged aviation scam said to have occurred during the UPA dispensation, officials said

CAA protests: BJP trying to amend Constitution through backdoor, says P Chidambaram at Congress 'Maha rally' in Kerala
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CAA protests: BJP trying to amend Constitution through backdoor, says P Chidambaram at Congress 'Maha rally' in Kerala

Intensifying its protest against the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), the Congress in Kerala took out a "Maha Rally" to the Raj Bhavan in Thiruvananthapuram on Saturday, demanding the suspension of the law and to stop the National Register of Citizens (NRC)

'Head the army and mind your business': P Chidambaram slams General Bipin Rawat for remarks on CAA protests
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'Head the army and mind your business': P Chidambaram slams General Bipin Rawat for remarks on CAA protests

P Chidambaram also alleged that the army chief and the Director General of Police (DGP) of Uttar Pradesh had been asked to support the government

P Chidambaram says Congress' NPR form had different context from BJP's; terms Centre's population log part of 'sinister agenda'
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P Chidambaram says Congress' NPR form had different context from BJP's; terms Centre's population log part of 'sinister agenda'

Chidambaram said that under the UPA, the stress was on residency and not citizenship, as under the BJP's version of the exercise

Opposition steps up protests against CAA: DMK leads massive rally in Chennai, Congress holds 'satyagraha' at Rajghat; Uttar Pradesh PFI chief arrested
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Opposition steps up protests against CAA: DMK leads massive rally in Chennai, Congress holds 'satyagraha' at Rajghat; Uttar Pradesh PFI chief arrested

The opposition on Monday stepped up protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act 2019 with the Congress holding a 'Satyagraha for unity' at Mahatma Gandhi's memorial Rajghat and its ally DMK leading a massive rally in Chennai, while scattered demonstration were held against the contentious law in several states by students and others

DMK takes out anti-CAA rally in Chennai, warns of more protests till Centre withdraws 'draconian' citizenship law
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DMK takes out anti-CAA rally in Chennai, warns of more protests till Centre withdraws 'draconian' citizenship law

DMK president MK Stalin led the peaceful rally and leaders of alliance parties, including senior Congress leader P Chidambaram

Citizenship Amendment Bill was part of BJP manifesto; Congress insinuations an insult to collective intelligence of electorate
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Citizenship Amendment Bill was part of BJP manifesto; Congress insinuations an insult to collective intelligence of electorate

Amit Shah had pointed out in Lok Sabha, the Bill was a key part of BJP electoral campaign and mentioned prominently in its manifesto.

Indian Muslims need not fear, says Amit Shah as Rajya Sabha clears CAB; religion-based discrimination against constitutional morality, says Opposition
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Indian Muslims need not fear, says Amit Shah as Rajya Sabha clears CAB; religion-based discrimination against constitutional morality, says Opposition

Among the most notable statements on the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill were by home minister Amit Shah, who said that Muslims have nothing to fear as Rajya Sabha passes the Bill

P Chidambaram's six questions encapsulate fundamentals of opposition to Citizenship Amendment Bill
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P Chidambaram's six questions encapsulate fundamentals of opposition to Citizenship Amendment Bill

Chidambaram dared the government to put forward the opinion of the law department, or invite the Attorney-General to speak on the points mentioned by him.