P Chidambaram

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VOICES

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Modi government, UPA, P Chidambaram, Kashmir crisis

It’s easy to criticise Kashmir policy as part of Opposition, Mr Chidambaram

Seventy years of talks and still no solution implies that it was a wrong approach from the start.

POLITICS

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Modi government, CBI raids, P Chidambaram, CBI

Why we need a law to free CBI from government's grip

It is indeed ironical that the security agency is still governed by an outdated Act of Second World War vintage — the Delhi Police Establishment Act.

POLITICS

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P Chidambaram, Lalu Prasad Yadav, Narendra Modi

Are the income tax raids on Lalu, Chidambaram an attempt to silence the Opposition?

Predictably, Opposition parties are crying foul over facing the full wrath of the law.

POLITICS

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Income Tax, CBI, Benami Property, P Chidambaram

Why Centre’s income tax raids are not likely to stop with Lalu, Chidambaram

Finance Act 2017 practically ushered in ‘inspector raj’ when it handed over immense powers to I-T officials.

POLITICS

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P Chidambaram, Arun Jaitley, GST Bill

How Jaitley-Chidambaram sparred over GST Bill

The two lawyers were at their argumentative best.

POLITICS

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Book Extract, P Chidambaram, Intolerance, Hindutva

Intolerance on the rise because of Hindutva: Chidambaram

Zealots believe that if they gather sufficient numbers, they will be the 'State' and their word will be the 'law'.

POLITICS

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P Chidambaram, Lashkar-e-Taiba, Narendra Modi, Ishrat Jahan

Was Modi LeT's target?

UPA's overwhelming desire to fix a charge of a fake encounter in Ishrat Jahan case was apparent as he rose to national prominence.

ART & CULTURE

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HUMOUR

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POLITICS

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P Chidambaram, Arun Jaitley, Narendra Modi, Modi1

#Modi1: Jaitley versus Chidambaram on DailyO

The current and former finance minister share their views on how the Narendra Modi government fared in the one year of coming to power.