Chidambaram confirms arrest of Abu Jindal

Home Minister P Chidambaram today confirmed the arrest of Lashker-e-Taiba terrorist and 26/11 accused Sayed Zabiuddin alias Abu Jindal.

GoM counters Modi’s developmental claims

Centre`s Group of Union Ministers (GoM) on Media countered the developmental claims being propagated by the BJP strongman, Narendra Modi

No cause for alarm on economic front: Chidambaram

On concerns over the current economic situation, Home Minister P Chidambaram said that there is no cause for alarm or panic.

PC discusses with Naga CM on separate state demand

Chidambaram had earlier invited the Chief Minister as well as leaders of ENPO to discuss the separate statehood demand.

Petrol price hike a bitter medicine: Chidambaram

Home Minister P Chidambaram justified the increase saying supply of petrol and diesel could be affected if oil companies did not increase the price.

Chidambaram, Omar Abdullah to co-chair review meet

Union Home Minister P Chidambaram and Jammu and Kashmir CM Omar Abdullah will discuss security and development issues at a meeting in Srinagar.

Chidambaram administered anti-terrorism day oath

Home Minister P Chidambaram administered oath to officers and staff of Ministry of Home Affairs in North Block on the occasion of anti terrorism day.

PC rejects Jaya`s charge of discrimination

Home Minister Chidambaram has rejected Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa`s charge that the Centre meted out step-motherly treatment to the state.

PC to head reconstituted panel of Inter-State Coun

A number of Union Ministers belonging to Congress allies in the UPA have also been given representation in the Committee which was reconstituted by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.

Govt defends mediation policy during hostage crisis

The government Wednesday justified the policy of mediation for freeing hostages.

Evolving hostage policy under consideration: PC

Days after a kidnapped district collector was freed in Chhattisgarh, Home Minister P Chidambaram Wednesday said the government will consider evolving a central hostage policy for the country.

`16 cases of mercy petition disposed of in 3 yrs`

16 mercy petitions have been disposed of during the last three-and-a-half years, which is more than any such period earlier, the Rajya Sabha was informed Wednesday.

IAP for Naxal-hit districts a success: HM

The ambitious Integrated Action Plan for Naxal-hit districts for developing infrastructure has been a success, Home Minister P Chidambaram said today.

Parl disrupted over PC’s role in telecom deal

Both houses of Parliament were disrupted Tuesday morning as the opposition raised the pitch over the alleged role of Chidambaram in helping his son get financial benefits from a telecom deal when he was finance minister.

`Chidambaram is biggest murderer of democracy`

Swami Agnivesh blames Home Minister P Chidambaram, whom he calls the "biggest murderer of democracy", for the spurt in violence and abductions by Maoists.

Mixed response from north eastern states on NCTC

Criticising the Centre, Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar expressed his anguished over several steps, including notification of NCTC.

Centre behaving as Viceroys of yore on NCTC: Modi

Modi urged the Centre to "come to terms with current political realities and change its mindset" of seeking to capture political space through devious executive mechanisms."

‘Govt to ensure security of students from NE’

Home Minister P Chidambaram Friday said the Government will take steps to ensure security of Northeastern students.

SC refuses judicial probe in Azad killing case

The Supreme Court Thursday refused to order any judicial inquiry or a probe by a SIT into the alleged fake encounter killings of top Naxalite leader Cherukuri Rajkumar.

Never met Chidambaram over Telangana: Naidu

Telugu Desam Party president N Chandrababu Naidu has condemned Union Home Minister P Chidambaram`s claim that he met him on the Telangana statehood issue.