Sonia, Rahul among Congress leaders out on bail

The Congress party, which is crying foul over the arrest of its senior leader and former Union Minister P Chidambaram by the CBI in connection with the INX Media alleged corruption case, has several top rung leaders who are currently involved in legal cases and are out on bail. 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

Chidambaram arrested by CBI in INX media case

After a day-long drama, the CBI yesterday night arrested former Finance Minister P Chidambaram at his residence in the INX media scam. The CBI officials scaled up the walls of Chidambaram’s Jor Bagh residence to gain entry. Continue Reading

Aircel-Maxis case: Delhi court extends relief to Chidambarams

A Delhi court today extended till 1 August the interim protection from arrest granted to former Union Minister P Chidambaram and his son Karti in the Aircel-Maxis cases by the CBI and the ED. Continue Reading

Don’t play around with law, SC warns Karti Chidambaram

The Supreme Court today allowed former Finance Minister P Chidambaram’s son Karti Chidambaram to travel abroad after depositing Rs 10 crore with its registry but asked him to cooperate with the probe in the INX Media and Aircel Maxis cases, saying “don’t play around with the law”. Continue Reading