Congress workers were blasted last week by their leaders for the poor showing of the party in the national elections. P. Chidambaram, possibly the most distinguished Congress leader today, who has held key portfolios like Commerce, Home and Finance, followed in the wake of his party bosses and fingered bureaucrats, as the main stumbling blocks to better implementation of generally excellent policies, framed by the political executive and approved by Parliament. 1,175 more words
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A Delhi court Thursday extended till August 1 the interim protection from arrest granted to former Union Minister P Chidambaram and his son Karti in the Aircel-Maxis cases by the CBI and the ED. 7 more words
The Congress party on Sunday announced the name of Karti Chidambaram, son of former Union minister P Chidambaram, from Sivaganga Lok Sabha constituency in Tamil Nadu for the April-May general elections. 145 more words
On Sunday evening, 48 hours to go before nominations closed for the 18 April elections in Tamil Nadu, the Congress High command gave in. It agreed to Karti Chidambaram’s candidature for the Sivaganga Lok Sabha constituency. 647 more words
Chidambaram said the scheme showed that the BJP was living by the ‘truth that desperate times require desperate measures.
Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram Monday termed the PM-KISAN scheme as “cash for votes” and said it was BJP’s “desperate attempt” to placate debt-ridden farmers with “crumbs” of Rs 17 per day per family. 312 more words