Chidambaram moves HC seeking interim bail

Former Union Minister P Chidambaram moved the Delhi High Court today seeking interim bail in the INX Media money-laundering case on health grounds. Continue Reading

SC denies Chidambaram’s bail plea in INX Media case

The Supreme Court Friday reserved verdict on former finance minister P Chidambaram’s plea against Delhi High Court order denying him bail in the INX Media corruption case. The CBI Friday told the Supreme Court that 15 accused, including Chidambaram, his son Karti and some companies have been charge-sheeted in the case. Continue Reading

ED moves Delhi HC challenging anticipatory bail to Chidambaram

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) today approached the Delhi High Court seeking cancellation of anticipatory bail granted to former finance minister P Chidambaram and his son Karti in the Aircel-Maxis case. The plea is likely to be heard tomorrow. Continue Reading

Delhi High Court refuses to grant bail to Chidambaram

The Delhi High Court today refused to grant bail to former Finance Minister P Chidambaram in the INX Media corruption case. Continue Reading

Chidambaram’s CBI custody to continue till 5 Sept: SC

New Delhi, Sept: The Supreme Court today said the CBI custody of former finance minister P Chidambaram would continue till September 5 in the INX Media corruption case.

The apex court asked Chidambaram’s counsel not to press for the interim bail plea, which they had filed before the trial court on Monday and is scheduled to be heard during the day, till 5 September.

A bench of justices R Banumathi and A S Bopanna said it would on 5 September hear Chidambaram’s plea in which he has challenged the non-bailable warrant issued against him as well as the subsequent trial court’s orders remanding him in the CBI custody.

While posting the matter for hearing on Thursday, the bench said: “We are conscious that we should not usurp the jurisdiction of the concerned trial court”.
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ED submits interrogation transcript of Chidambaram to SC

Senior Congress leader and former Finance Minister P Chidambaram’s CBI custody ended today in the INX Media corruption case and he is expected to be produced before the trail court. Continue Reading

SC refuses to entertain Chidambaram’s plea

The Supreme Court today refused to entertain Congress leader P Chidambaram’s plea challenging the dismissal of his anticipatory bail in a corruption case lodged by the CBI in the INX media scam. Continue Reading

After arrest, Chidambaram spends night at CBI headquarters

At 10 pm, the 73-year-old was brought to the CBI headquarters and he reportedly spent the night in suite 5 on the ground floor of the agency’s headquarters. It is the norm for the CBI to keep high security arrested accused in the guest house to ensure proper security and monitoring. A media report said that he remained silent for most of is stay at the guest house. Continue Reading