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The Hindu
Panel calls Naga interlocutorThe parliamentary Standing Committee on Home Affairs has asked Naga interlocuto
The Hindu / Posted 6 hours ago
The parliamentary Standing Committee on Home Affairs has asked Naga interlocutor R.N. Ravi to appear before it to explain the status of the Naga framework agreement that was signed in 2015. A senior government official said the panel headed by... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Granting Delhi the status of a state would lead to ‘inevitable chaos’: Centre tells SCThe Centre on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that Delhi can never be considered
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
The Centre on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that Delhi can never be considered as a State as the Indian Constitution never envisaged such a status for it and doing so would lead to an “inevitable chaos”. “What is not provided in the Constitution... Read more
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SC allows Karti Chidambaram to travel abroadOn Monday, the Supreme Court finally allowed Karti Chidambaram, son of former u
dna / Posted yesterday
On Monday, the Supreme Court finally allowed Karti Chidambaram, son of former union finance minister P Chidambaram, to travel to the United Kingdom from December 1 for 10 days, months after the CBI issued a Lookout Circular restricting his overseas... Read more
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INX Media case: SC lets Karti Chidambaram visit UK, sets clausesNew Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday permitted Karti Chidambaram, son of form
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday permitted Karti Chidambaram, son of former finance minister P. Chidambaram, to go abroad from December 1 to 10 for the purpose of admission of his daughter at Selwyn College, Cambridge, United Kingdom. Pending... Read more
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The Hindu
Supreme Court allows Karti to travel abroadThe Supreme Court on Monday granted Karti Chidambaram, son of former Union Fina
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
The Supreme Court on Monday granted Karti Chidambaram, son of former Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram, permission to travel to the United Kingdom for 10 days for the admission of his daughter in a Cambridge University college. A Bench led by... Read more
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INX Media case: SC nod to Karti Chidambaram going abroad for 10 daysin the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) clearance for INX media by Kar
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
in the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) clearance for INX media by Karti, son of former Union minister P Chidambaram. The FIR lodged by the CBI, on May 15, alleged that Karti illegally took service charges for getting the FIPB... Read more
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Business Standard India
SC allows Karti to visit UK for daughter's admission from Dec 1-10The Supreme Court on Monday permitted Karti Chidambaram, son of Congress leader
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
The Supreme Court on Monday permitted Karti Chidambaram, son of Congress leader P Chidambaram, to visit the United Kingdom from December 1-10 for his daughter's admission to the Cambridge University there. Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Chidambaram targets Gujarat model, says state lags behind on HDI parametersFormer finance minister P Chidambaram on Sunday claimed that Gujarat lags behin
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
Former finance minister P Chidambaram on Sunday claimed that Gujarat lags behind developed states if human development index parameters are compared. Targeting the Gujarat model of development, he said that if human development indicators such as... Read more
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Business Standard India
CWC gives road map for Rahul Gandhi's elevation as Congress presidentRahul Gandhi, former prime minister Manmohan Singh, along with senior party lea
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
Rahul Gandhi, former prime minister Manmohan Singh, along with senior party leaders Mallikarjun Kharge, Ahmed Patel, P Chidambaram, Ghulam Nabi Azad, Sushilkumar Shinde, and Karan Singh. The party has time until December 31 to complete the... Read more
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asianage
Chidambaram warns NDA government of corruption tagMumbai: Congress leader and former finance minister P. Chidambaram has warned t
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
Mumbai: Congress leader and former finance minister P. Chidambaram has warned that as the Narendra Modi’s government inches closer to the end of its term, it might also be assailed by the same degree of corruption allegations which drowned the... Read more
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The Hindu
Indira centenary but a blip officiallyBarring one-line tributes from Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Ram N
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
Barring one-line tributes from Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Ram Nath Kovind, no Union Minister spoke about the birth centenary of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. Nor did they visit Shakti Sthal to pay tributes. “Tributes to former... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Moody’s raised India’s rating based mainly on UPA govt’s work: ChidambaramFormer Union finance minister P Chidambaram on Sunday claimed that US credit ra
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
Former Union finance minister P Chidambaram on Sunday claimed that US credit rating agency Moody’s upgraded India’s ranking based mainly on the work done by the previous UPA government. Moody’s had on Friday upgraded India’s sovereign credit rating... Read more
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BJP likes Indira more than Nehru because she broke Pakistan and was steeped in Upanishads and Vedas: Jairam Rameshwhen she finished her most famous speech with a long quotation from the Atharva
dna / Posted 3 days ago
when she finished her most famous speech with a long quotation from the Atharva Veda. She was always quoting some Sanskrit shlokas," he said. Former Union finance minister P Chidambaram and other diplomats were also part of t... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
BJP is Indira-friendly as she was steeped in Upanishads, Vedas: Jairam Rameshshe finished her most famous speech with a long quotation from the Atharva Veda
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
she finished her most famous speech with a long quotation from the Atharva Veda. She was always quoting some Sanskrit shlokas,” he said. Former Union finance minister P Chidambaram and other diplomats were also part of the discussion. PTI MM RSY... Read more
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BJP Govt also to suffer same fate as UPA 2, Chidambaram warnsMumbai: Congress leader P Chidambaram has warned that as the Narendra Modi gove
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
Mumbai: Congress leader P Chidambaram has warned that as the Narendra Modi government inched closer to the end of its term, it might also be assailed by the same degree of corruption allegations which drowned the UPA 2. The former finance minister... Read more
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'Not wishing, but it will happen' - Modi govt likely to get UPA 2-like corruption tag: ChidambaramCongress leader P Chidambaram warned that as the Narendra Modi government inche
dna / Posted 3 days ago
Congress leader P Chidambaram warned that as the Narendra Modi government inched closer to the end of its term, it might also be assailed by the same degree of corruption allegations which drowned the UPA II. The former finance minister said the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Modi government likely to get corruption tag as UPA II by the end of tenure: ChidambaramCongress leader P Chidambaram warned on Saturday that as the Narendra Modi gove
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
Congress leader P Chidambaram warned on Saturday that as the Narendra Modi government inched closer to the end of its term, it might also be assailed by the same degree of corruption allegations which drowned the UPA II. The former finance minister... Read more
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Chidambaram mocks govt's sudden love for Moody'sMumbai: Mocking at government's elation over the sovereign rating upgrade by Mo
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
Mumbai: Mocking at government's elation over the sovereign rating upgrade by Moody's, ex-finance minister P Chidambaram said only a few months ago the regime had flayed the rating methodology. "Just some months ago, government had said the Moody's... Read more
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Mood change for Moody's? P Chidambaram mocks at Narendra Modi govenment's sudden loveMocking at government's elation over the sovereign rating upgrade by Moody's, f
dna / Posted 4 days ago
Mocking at government's elation over the sovereign rating upgrade by Moody's, former finance minister P Chidambaram said only a few months ago the regime had flayed the rating methodology. "Just some months ago, government had said the Moody's... Read more
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Business Standard India
Chidambaram mocks govt, says it termed Moody's ratings wonky few months agoMocking at government's elation over the sovereign rating upgrade by Moody's, e
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
Mocking at government's elation over the sovereign rating upgrade by Moody's, ex-finance minister P Chidambaram said only a few months ago the regime had flayed the rating methodology. "Just some months ago, the government had said the Moody's... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Chidambaram mocks Modi govt’s sudden love for Moody’s ratingMocking at government’s elation over the sovereign rating upgrade by Moody’s, e
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
Mocking at government’s elation over the sovereign rating upgrade by Moody’s, ex-finance minister P Chidambaram said only a few months ago the regime had flayed the rating methodology. “Just some months ago, government had said the Moody’s... Read more
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SC to hear Karti Chidambaram's plea seeking permission to travel abroad todayNew Delhi: The Supreme Court will on Thursday hear the plea filed by former fin
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
New Delhi: The Supreme Court will on Thursday hear the plea filed by former finance minister P Chidambaram’s son Karti Chidambaram seeking permission to travel abroad. Karti is an accused in the alleged INX media case. On November 9, the Apex Court... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Where are the promised jobs, Chidambaram asks PM ModiFormer Union finance minister and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Tuesd
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
Former Union finance minister and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Tuesday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to explain about the jobs he had promised to create in the run-up to the 2014 general elections. He also lashed out at the National... Read more
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dna
P Chidambaram gets relief in Madras HC, IT order quashedIn a relief to P Chidambaram, the Madras High Court quashed an order of the Inc
dna / Posted 8 days ago
In a relief to P Chidambaram, the Madras High Court quashed an order of the Income Tax department seeking payment of tax by the former finance minister and his family on income from a coffee estate owned by them for 2008-09 financial year after... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Relief for Chidambaram, family as HC quashes IT order against themIn a relief to P Chidambaram, the Madras High Court quashed an order of the Inc
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
In a relief to P Chidambaram, the Madras High Court quashed an order of the Income Tax department seeking payment of tax by the former finance minister and his family on income from a coffee estate owned by them for 2008-09 financial year after... Read more
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asianage
Linking GST cuts to elections, political demands ‘juvenile’cap. If the BJP doesn't do it, Congress will show how to do it," he tweeted on
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
cap. If the BJP doesn't do it, Congress will show how to do it," he tweeted on November 11. Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram said, "Ministry of Finance must be complimented for 'improving' macro-economic situation in 4 months and 10... Read more
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dna
Arun Jaitley denies govt lowered GST on over 200 goods due to electoral compulsionscent cap. If the BJP doesn't do it, Congress will show how to do it," he tweete
dna / Posted 9 days ago
cent cap. If the BJP doesn't do it, Congress will show how to do it," he tweeted on November 11. Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram said, "Ministry of Finance must be complimented for 'improving' macro-economic situation in 4 months and 10... Read more
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The Hindu
T notice to Chidambaram, kin quashedThe Madras High Court on Monday quashed demand notices issued by the Income Tax
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
The Madras High Court on Monday quashed demand notices issued by the Income Tax Department last year to the former Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram, his wife, Nalini Chidambaram, son, Karti P. Chidambaram, and daughter-in-law, Srinidhi Karti... Read more
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Note ban a colossal mistake, black money still thrives: ChidambaramNew Delhi: Senior Congress leader and former Finance Minister P Chidambaram on
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
New Delhi: Senior Congress leader and former Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Sunday once again teared into the Centre over its demonetisation drive, citing it was a "colossal mistake," and that corruption thrived despite its implementation. The... Read more
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Business Standard India
Chidambaram attacks Centre on demonetisation, calls it 'colossal mistake'The former finance minister took to Twitter and posted a series of tweets that
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
The former finance minister took to Twitter and posted a series of tweets that said: "A year after demonetisation, every justification trotted out for that decision has been rebutted and ridiculed. Let me begin with the justification that was... Read more
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Congress claims credit for forcing GST rate cutDelhi: Taking credit for the Centre’s decision to reduce the GST rates on over
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
Delhi: Taking credit for the Centre’s decision to reduce the GST rates on over 200 items, the Congress credited its vice-president Rahul Gandhi for mounting pressure on the BJP-led Central government and forcing a rethink on the GST. The party... Read more
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The Hindu
Cong. will continue to fight for a single GST rateAsserting that the Modi government was forced to reduce the GST rates on many i
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
Asserting that the Modi government was forced to reduce the GST rates on many items because of pressure from the people and Congress’s opposition, party vice-president Rahul Gandhi said on Saturday that his party would continue to fight for a single... Read more
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The Hindu
GST architecture remains defective: CongressA day after the GST Council brought down the tax rates of a majority of the ite
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
A day after the GST Council brought down the tax rates of a majority of the items placed under 28%, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi said his party would continue to fight for a single rate and an 18% cap on GST. “India need a simple GST, not a... Read more
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Business Standard India
GST rejig: Chidambaram says commonsense prevailed after 4 monthsFormer Finance Minister and Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Saturday took a d
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
Former Finance Minister and Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Saturday took a dig at the government over the cuts in GST, saying it took four months for commonsense to "germinate, flower and ripen into a fruit". "Ministry of Finance must be... Read more
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Business Standard India
Eating out set to be cheaper after biggest GST revamp: All you need to knowto power, the "panic-stricken govt has no option but to concede demands for cha
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
to power, the "panic-stricken govt has no option but to concede demands for change" in the tax, former Finance Minister P Chidambaram, said on Twitter today. In ease compliance burden, the Council relaxed the return filing criteria and also... Read more
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GST Council keeps only 50 of 227 items in 28 per cent slabGuwahati: The 23rd meeting of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council saw 177
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
Guwahati: The 23rd meeting of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council saw 177 daily-use items in the highest 28 per cent slab being moved to lower tax slabs. The meeting is being chaired by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Assam’s capital... Read more
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'Panic-stricken' PM has no option but to change GST rates: ChidambaramNew Delhi: Congress leader P Chidambaram on Friday said a "shower of changes" i
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
New Delhi: Congress leader P Chidambaram on Friday said a "shower of changes" is expected from the GST Council meeting in Guwahati and the "panic-stricken" Modi government has no option but to change the new tax rates. The high-powered committee... Read more
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The Hindu
Modi govt. has no option but to change GST ratesCongress leader P. Chidambaram on Friday said a “shower of changes” is expected
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Friday said a “shower of changes” is expected from a meeting of the GST (Goods and Services Tax) Council in Guwahati on Friday. The “panic-stricken” Modi government would be forced to heed the advice of the... Read more
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Business Standard India
GST Council meet begins: Tax cuts, SME relief, 'benami' crackdown on agendaon the composition scheme are among the proposals before the GST Council. Earl
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
on the composition scheme are among the proposals before the GST Council. Earlier in the day, Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram said he is hopeful of a "shower of changes in GST rates" in lieu of the council meeting. The senior Congress... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
‘Panic-stricken’ Modi govt has no option but to change GST rates: ChidambaramCongress leader P Chidambaram on Friday said a “shower of changes” is expected
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 days ago
Congress leader P Chidambaram on Friday said a “shower of changes” is expected from the GST Council meeting in Guwahati and the “panic-stricken” Modi government has no option but to change the new tax rates. The high-powered committee headed by... Read more
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23rd GST Council Meeting begins in Guwahatiunderway and is being chaired by Union Finance minister Arun Jaitley. The Coun
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
underway and is being chaired by Union Finance minister Arun Jaitley. The Council is likely to deliberate on a number of topics, including extended liberalization given to small traders, rate cuts on A/C restaurants from 18 to 12 per cent, and the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
PM Modi stresses multiple benefits of demonetisation, Oppn observes ‘black day’the “real impact of the note ban will now be out in the open during the Gujarat
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 days ago
the “real impact of the note ban will now be out in the open during the Gujarat elections”. Tharoor’s senior colleague P Chidambaram questioned Jaitley’s description of demonetisation as an “ethical drive and moral step” even though jobs were... Read more
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Court asks CBI if Karti Chidambaram can leave India for few daysNew Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday indicated that Karti Chidambaram, son
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday indicated that Karti Chidambaram, son of former finance minister P. Chidambaram, will be allowed to go abroad for four or five days pending investigation of the case registered against him. A three-judge... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Paradise Papers: BJP MP hauls Indian Express up!Bharatiya Janata Party Rajya Sabha MP, Ravindra Kishore Sinha, has sought Privi
Op-Ed News / Posted 13 days ago
Bharatiya Janata Party Rajya Sabha MP, Ravindra Kishore Sinha, has sought Privileges Proceedings against top brass of Indian Express, namely, (a) Vivek Goenka, chairman; (b) Rajkamal Jha, chief editor; (c) Ritu Sarin and (d) Shyamlal Yadav on its... Read more
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The Hindu
Clarify on Karti Chidambaram request to go abroad, Supreme Court tells CBIThe Supreme Court on Thursday asked the CBI to apprise it of its stand on allow
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the CBI to apprise it of its stand on allowing the request of Karti Chidambaram, son of former Union Minister P. Chidambaram, to go abroad for a few days. The court also asked the probe agency to brief it on the... Read more
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SC indicates it may allow Karti Chidambaram to visit abroadcourt also asked the probe agency to apprise it of the reasons of not interroga
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
court also asked the probe agency to apprise it of the reasons of not interrogating Karti, son of former Union Minister P Chidambaram, if it decided not to call him at present. "You take instructions on allowing the respondent (Karti... Read more
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'Can Karti Chidambaram travel abroad?' SC asks CBIThursday asked the CBI to apprise it of its stand on November 16 on whether Kar
dna / Posted 13 days ago
Thursday asked the CBI to apprise it of its stand on November 16 on whether Karti Chidambaram, son of former Union Minister P Chidambaram, can be conditionally allowed to go abroad for 4-5 days. A bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and... Read more
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BJP, Opposition lock horns over demonetisationNew Delhi: The ruling BJP and the Congress-led Opposition locked horns on Wedne
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
New Delhi: The ruling BJP and the Congress-led Opposition locked horns on Wednesday over the contentious move by the government to demonetise high-value currency notes a year ago. While the Congress observed November 8 as a “black day”, the BJP... Read more
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18 Opposition parties take DeMo protests on to the streetspower but it will never create jobs or fix India's institutions." Meanwhile, f
dna / Posted 13 days ago
power but it will never create jobs or fix India's institutions." Meanwhile, former finance minister and Congress leader P Chidambaram took on Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in a series of tweets. "FM says demonetization was ethical. Was it... Read more
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On DeMo anniversary, Opposition and BJP leaders fight pitched battles across the countrymoney, corruption, fake currency and terror funding. While opposition leaders
dna / Posted 14 days ago
money, corruption, fake currency and terror funding. While opposition leaders such as the Congress's Rahul Gandhi and P Chidambaram, Trinamool Congress's Mamata Banerjee, RJD's Lalu Yadav and Left leaders argued that it had done none of the... Read more
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