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Chidambaram moves HC for bail, challenges remand order

Former Union minister P Chidambaram, arrested in the INX Media corruption case, on Wednesday approached the Delhi high court seeking bail. Chidambaram also challenged a trial court order’s September 5 order remanding him to 14 days judicial custody in the case till September 19. The 73-year old Congress leader was arrested by the Central Bureau […]

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How will be Chidambaram’s life in Tihar jail

Former finance minister P Chidambaram, who was brought to Tihar prison Thursday evening, will get no special facilities, except a separate cell and a Western toilet as specified by the court, jail officials said. Like other inmates, he will also have access to the prison’s library and can watch television for a specified period. After […]

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SC to hear Chidambaram’s appeal against arrest on Mon

Congress leader and former union finance minister P Chidambaram was on Friday granted protection from arrest by the Supreme Court till August 26 in the money laundering case lodged by the Enforcement Directorate in the INX Media case. However, Chidambaram will continue to be in custody as the apex court, did not intervene in the […]

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INX Media case: a timeline of events

With the ₹305 INX Media corruption and money laundering case set to be heard by the SC on August 23, here is a timeline of events: In a big jolt to Congress leader and former Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram, his application for protection from arrest in the INX Media case failed to get a […]

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INX Media case: Chidambaram bail denied, ED & CBI knock on his door

With the High Court also rejecting Chidambaram’s plea for interim protection from arrest, his legal team, approached the Supreme Court for an urgent hearing. It was asked to mention the matter before the appropriate bench Wednesday morning. In a major setback to Congress leader P Chidambaram, the Delhi High Court Tuesday rejected his anticipatory bail […]

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Supreme Court allows Karti Chidambaram to travel abroad

This nod is subject to compliance of conditions imposed earlier, says Bench. The Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed Congress leader Karti Chidambaram, who is facing criminal cases that are being probed by the Enforcement Directorate (ED)and the CBI, to travel to the U.S., Germany and Spain this month. A Bench comprising Chief Justice of India […]