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Ishrat affidavit row only to divert attention from real issue: Chidambaram
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Ishrat affidavit row only to divert attention from real issue:...

Facing fire from the Bharatiya Janata Party for an alleged “flip-flop” on the Ishrat Jahan case, former Home Minister P Chidambaram on Monday hit back saying the affidavit controversy is only to “divert attention” from the real issue, which is whether it was a “fake” encounter or not. The senior Congress leader also trained his guns on the government over Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s “snub” to Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram ... Rediff.com, 1 week ago
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PM, Shah trying to derail trial in fake encounter case: Congress

The Congress on Wednesday dismissed as ‘bundle of lies’ the Bharatiya Janata Party’s charge that Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi gave any direction to the then Home Minister P Chidambaram in the Ishrat Jahan case. It also sought to take the battle to the ruling party's camp, accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah of attempting to "derail" the judicial process in the fake encounter case and asked them to tell "the real motive behind desperation to shut ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago BJP spreading misinformation in Ishrat case to save Modi, Shah: Congress  Rediff.com1 week ago
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Chidambaram admits to editorial changes in Ishrat Jahan affidavits

  Former Union Home Minister P Chidambaram on Monday said the then Union home secretary G K Pillai had seen the papers pertaining to Ishrat Jahan case at least thrice and wondered why only those papers which can call the ex-bureaucrat’s bluff have gone missing now. “The file passed the (then) home secretary’s table at least three times,” he said. Speaking at the launch of his book ‘Standing Guard: A Year in Opposition’, on Monday evening, the Congress ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Ishrat case: Former home secy counters Chidambaram's claims  Rediff.com2 months ago Ex-home secy says Ishrat affidavit changed due to political reasons  Rediff.com2 months ago
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India's fiscal policy has to become more conservative

India’s economy is not like Western ones, and thus needs restrained fiscal policy even during a recession, says Ajay Shah. If conditions in India are pretty bad, is this not a time for loose fiscal policy? The standard prescription from economics textbooks does not carry forward into the Indian setting. As we have messed up our foundations of macro and finance, when the going gets tough, fiscal policy has to become more conservative. Once we look past our press releases, macroeconomic ...
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Karti being targeted because he is my son: Chidambaram

Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Sunday said Karti is being targeted only because he is his son but “the real target is me” and rejected as “malicious and totally false” allegations that he has undisclosed assets abroad. Chidambaram also said that if the government is of the view that Karti has alleged undisclosed assets he would ask it to make a list in this regard and his son will voluntarily execute any document necessary to transfer such assets to it for a ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

PV Narasimha Rao: The Outsider Who Dared

“I didn’t know it was this bad.” That was Pamulaparti Venkata Narasimha Rao reacting to his Cabinet Secretary Naresh Chandra’s briefing on the state of the economy. It was 20 June 1991, and the next day he would be sworn in as ...
 Open Magazine2 months ago
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A dissenter is not anti-national: Chidambaram on JNU row

Amid the raging debate over slapping of sedition charge against Jawaharlal Nehru University students, senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Saturday said a dissenter was not an anti-national and claimed there was a sense of insecurity and fear among large sections of people under the Bharatiya Janata Party-led regime. “Dissent is the essence of democracy. Dissenter is not anti-national, a dissenter is not less of a patriot than anyone else,” he said at the launch of his book ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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Chidambaram doubts Afzal Guru's role in Parliament attack

At a time when a controversial event organised by a group of Jawaharlal Nehru University students in support of executed terrorist Afzal Guru has unleashed a political storm in the country, former home minister and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram has raised serious doubts over the degree of his involvement in the 2001 Parliament attacks.   In an interview, published on Thursday, to The Economic Times, Chidamabaram had said, "I think it is possible to hold an honest opinion that ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

The Ishrat File

David Coleman Headley’s sensational disclosure via a video link from the US that Ishrat Jehan, the young woman who was killed in Gujarat along with three others in a 2004 police encounter, was an operative of Pakistan-based terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba ...
 Open Magazine2 months ago
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Chopper scam: Budget session likely casualty as Centre, Congress trade charges

With an aggressive Opposition and unyielding government, important legislation could be the biggest casualty, as details of the helicopter contract surface. Aditi Phadnis, Archis Mohan & Kavita Chowdhury report. A war that threatens to kill the legislative agenda of the budget session of Parliament and possibly the coming monsoon session has broken out between the government and the Opposition, with the Congress alleging that the government is out to “fix” ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
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