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Chidambaram pushed 80:20 gold scheme despite DRI warning on black money and laundering

Former Union Minister, P Chidambaram would find himself in a spot of bother after the Public Accounts Sub Committee sought a CBI probe against him for the controversial 80:20 gold import scheme. 17 more words

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Karti Chidambaram in CBI custody till Mar 6; Swami calls it right decision

While businessman Karti Chidambaram was on Thursday remanded in CBI custody for five days by special CBI judge Sunil Rana, it emerged that CBI might also soon question Karti’s father, former finance minister P Chidambaram, in the INX Media bribery case. 149 more words

Aircel-Maxis case: How moles in CBI helped Chidambaram

New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation has already initiated a probe after it was found that a confidential document in the Aircel-Maxis case was found in the home of former union minister, P Chidambaram.

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Thiruvadirai & Thirunalaippovar

The Tamil month of Margazhi is synonymous with Andal’s Thiruppavai and Manikkavachakar’s Thiruvempavai. It is interesting that this holy month has one day each for Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva, the former being Vaikuntha Ekadasi. 781 more words

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The Trip To Traquebar (That Did Not Really Get There) - 1

Cousin K is with me for Christmas for his virgin visit to Pondicherry and the fact that both of us had three free days made me get down to ardent planning. 989 more words


In the Memory of Birsa Munda

Written By – Gauri Lankesh, June 9, 2010.
Translated By – Sudhamshu Mitra, Primary Editor – Utkarsha Kotian

On June 9th, it will be 110 years since Birsa Munda’s death. 1,477 more words

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Nothing can save the sinking ship says Chidambaram on AIADMK crisis

The Speaker’s decision to disqualify MLAs is blatantly partisan and to help the minority TN government, former union minister, P Chidambaram said. He took to Twitter to make his displeasure felt over the recent developments. 18 more words

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