Narendra Modi should send apology to EC: Chidambaram

Narendra Modi should send an apology to the Election Commission after being "caught on the wrong foot" by the poll panel, Finance Minister P Chidambarm said.

Narendra Modi a `compulsive liar`, `encounter Chief Minister`: Chidambaram

Launching a stinging attack on Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram called the Gujarat Chief Minister a `compulsive liar`.

Chidambaram attacks BJP manifesto

Attacking the BJP manifesto, Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram said that it contains no "outstanding" idea or theme for development and that many promises in it were a mere "copy" of the Congress` programmes.

Chidambaram not ready to face electorate: BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party took a pot shot at P Chidambaram, a day after the Union Minister opted out of the Lok Sabha election.

Will fight alone in Tamil Nadu if there is no alliance: Chidambaram

Facing the daunting task of going it alone in the Lok Sabha polls in Tamil Nadu where 39 seats are up for grabs, Congress has put up a brave face.

No Class 8 school boys debate with Narendra Modi: P Chidambaram

"I don`t want to take the level of this debate to a Class 8 school boys` debate," Finance Minister P Chidambaram said dismissing criticism of his interim budget by Narendra Modi.

Interim budget 2014: Health ministry gets Rs.30,145 crore

Rs.30,145 crore was allocated to the health ministry in the interim budget for 2014-15 by Finance Minister P. Chidambaram .This move is being hailed as "positive" by the health sector.

BJP slams Chidambaram`s comments at WEF

The BJP hit out at Finance Minister P Chidambaram`s comments at the World Economic Forum on the party`s economic policies, and quoted a report by a leading finance firm that the Narendra Modi-led BJP government, if elected, would be more business-friendly.

Half of Congress candidates must be below 35: Chidambaram

Finance Minister P. Chidambaram Friday said he was putting forth a "radical idea" that the Congress should field 272 candidates below the age of 35 in the Lok Sabha polls.

Allocations tend to be smaller if pie is small: Chidambaram

After senior scientist and Bharat Ratna awardee CNR Rao`s outburst against lack of adequate funding for science, Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram said that competing demands from various departments result in some sectors getting shortchanged.

Visa to Taliban leader after suggestions of Indian intelligence agencies

Taliban leader Mullah Abdul Salam Zaeef, who attended a conference in Goa, was granted visa following suggestions of intelligence agencies.

BJP plans to edge Congress over education loan issue

The Bharatiya Janata Party plans to edge the central government out over the issue of education loan as the nationalised banks do not show much interest in its disbursal, said a party leader.

India will vote my government back to power in 2014: Chidambaram

Finance Minister P Chidambaram said that the UPA government will be voted back to power in the General Election in India next year.

Polio has been eradicated because of Rajiv Gandhi: Chidambaram

Crediting former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi for eradication of polio in the country, Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram said thanks to the national pulse polio programme no case of the crippling disease had been reported in the last three years.

Swamy meets Akhilesh over allegations against Chidambaram

Delhi High Court had on August 6 sought UP government`s response to Swamy`s plea seeking a further probe to ascertain the alleged role of Chidambaram in the said massacre.

Dasgupta takes on Chidambaram, says country on brink of `economic emergency`

CPI leader Gurudas Dasgupta on Wednesday hit out at the Congress-led UPA Government for its economic policies, and said that the country is on the brink of an `economic emergency`.

‘Economist’ PM seems incapable of improving nation’s economy: BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturday criticised Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for failing to improve the performance of the economy.

Issue `missing` certificates: Uttarakhand CM to Chidambaram

Uttarakhand CM Vijay Bahuguna met Finance Minister P Chidambaram to discuss the issuance of certificates for those missing in the aftermath of the flash floods.

P Chidambaram seeks support on Insurance, Pension bills; BJP reluctant

Keen to ensure passage of key bills, Finance Minister P Chidambaram reached out to opposition leaders for support in Monsoon Session.

Congress will give stable govt in Karnataka: Chidambaram

Finance Minister P Chidambaram expressed his delight with the Congress Party getting absolute majority in Karnataka.