CBI names P Chidambaram in FIR: ‘Reason to believe then Home Minister was in...

The CBI has named Congress leader P Chidambaram in its FIR, hours after it raided residences in Chennai and Delhi. This comes as the central agency has registered a fresh case against son Karti for allegedly facilitating visas of 263 Chinese nationals for a power company over 11 years ago when his father was the Union Home Minister.
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3 hours ago

Illegal visas issued for Chinese nationals when P Chidambaram was Union...

Sources say Karti Chidambaram allegedly took bribes to facilitate visas for Chinese nationals. The Home Ministry cleared illegal visa use in return for bribes in 2011, sources say. Karti's CA was approached by companies for work visas for the Chinese nationals, sources said. The visas were re-issued when P Chidamar was the Union Minister.
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9 hours ago

Chidambaram reacts on CBI raids on Karti Chidambaram residences in Chennai and Delhi

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram said the CBI found nothing and seized nothing during raids. The former Union minister also said the timing of the search is interesting. The CBI has filed a fresh case against Lok Sabha MP Karti. He is accused of facilitating visas of 250 Chinese nationals after receiving illegal gratification of Rs 50 lakh.
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9 hours ago

CBI books Cong MP Karti in 'bribes for Chinese visa' case; Raids across 5 states

CBI books Cong MP Karti in 'bribes for Chinese visa' case; Raids across 5 states. Raids were being conducted at 9 locations across Chennai, Mumbai, Karnataka, Punjab and Odisha. Former Union finance and home minister P Chidambaram reacted to the raids and questioned their timing.
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9 hours ago

CBI found nothing during search, timing interesting: P Chidambaram

P Chidambaram says he was not named as an accused in the fresh corruption case against Karti. The case is based on allegations that Karti allegedly accepted a bribe of Rs 50 lakh that was sent to an account of one of his companies to facilitate visas for some Chinese nationals working with a Chinese company.
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10 hours ago

Top 10 headlines: CBI raids Chidambaram; Clashes erupt in Madhya Pradesh's Neemuch

CBI raids premises linked to P Chidambaram in fresh case registered against son Karti. At present, searches are underway at 10 locations across the country including Chennai, Mumbai, Karnataka, Odisha and Punjab. Lok Sabha MP Karti accused of facilitating visas of 250 Chinese nationals after receiving illegal gratification of Rs. 50 lakh.
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10 hours ago

'Timing…is interesting': P Chidambaram as CBI conducts searches at his houses

Former Union minister P Chidambaram claims he was not named as an accused in the latest CBI probe. His tweet comes even as the central agency conducted searches at nine premises linked to his son Karti. Karti allegedly received illegal gratification of ₹50 lakh for facilitating around 260 visas to the Chinese citizens so that they could work at a power project in Punjab.
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10 hours ago

Congress' Surjewala defends P Chidambaram amid CBI raids; slams...

The raids are underway at 9 locations across the country including Chennai, Mumbai, Karnataka, Odisha and Punjab. Congress has now come out to defend the former minister and claimed that the raids were being undertaken over ‘preposterous allegations’ Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala on Tuesday raised his voice against the raids.
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11 hours ago

CBI raids premises linked to P Chidambaram in fresh case registered against son Karti

CBI raids premises linked with senior Congress leader P Chidambaram in connection with fresh case registered by the central agency. At present, searches are underway at 9 locations across the country including Chennai, Mumbai, Karnataka, Odisha and Punjab. Sources say the Sivaganga MP's foreign remittances between 2010-14 are under the CBI scanner.
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13 hours ago