June 10, 2022 8:28 am
The case was related to visas being given to Chinese nationals by allegedly flouting rules. The court observed that there was a violation of Supreme Court-mandated guidelines in this case.
June 09, 2022 2:50 am
The case relates to the grant of approval for re-use of project visas by a Chinese company which was engaged in establishing a power plant in Punjab in 2011.
June 03, 2022 5:18 pm
The ED recently registered the money-laundering case against Karti Chidambaram and others in the alleged scam pertaining to the issuance of a visa to 263 Chinese nationals in 2011 when his father P Chidambaram was the home minister.
June 01, 2022 7:41 am
Shashi Tharoor said it is distressing to note the manner in which conventions were "blatantly disregarded" during a recent investigation by the CBI, which involved a raid at Chidambaram's residence.
May 28, 2022 11:53 am
The CBI is questioning Karti Chidambaram since Thursday in the 11-year old case which the Congress leader has termed as "most bogus" and a result of "political vendetta".
May 27, 2022 10:02 am
Karti Chidambaram stated, "Certain officers of the CBI seized my highly confidential and sensitive personal notes and papers pertaining to the Parliamentary Standing Committee for Information and Technology, of which I am a Member."
May 27, 2022 2:14 am
Sources said Karti arrived at the CBI headquarters at 8 am and is currently being questioned on the role of a company allegedly associated with him in the grant of visas. The company is alleged to have received Rs 50 lakh from Vedanta Group to facilitate the visas.
May 26, 2022 2:47 am
The FIR is based on allegations that Karti Chidambaram accepted a bribe of Rs 50 lakh from the Vedanta Group to facilitate visas for 300 Chinese nationals of a company working in collaboration with a Vedanta subsidiary for a power project in Punjab.
May 21, 2022 2:32 am
Special CBI Judge MK Nagpal passed the order in the anticipatory bail application filed by Karti following the arrest of his alleged chartered accountant and close aide, S Bhaskararaman.
May 20, 2022 2:37 am
Special Judge Prashant Kumar remanded S Bhaskararaman in CBI custody noting that it would be appropriate as the “investigation has started in this case which is at its inception”, and that the investigating officer needed some time to collect all relevant information in this case.
March 01, 2016 9:05 am
New Delhi, Mar 01 (ANI): Proceedings in the Parliament were adjourned today following an uproar by AIADMK members over former finance minister P Chidambaram's son Karti Chidambaram's alleged involvement in the Aircel-Maxis scam. AIADMK members marched into the Well of the House and raised slogans against Karti, following which the Rajya Sabha was adjourned till 2.00 pm. Meanwhile, a similar situation prevailed in the Lok Sabha as well.