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Former finance minister P Chidambaram on Sunday said the present GST bill is "flawed" and the government could get the legislation passed by addressing the concerns of the Congress party.
- Chidambram claims that the ban on Salman Rushdie's book 'The Satanic Verses' was a mistake by Rajiv Gandhi Government.
- PM Modi to address the nation on 14th edition of Mann Ki Baat to be aired on AIR.
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A galaxy of personalities on Saturday joined the debate on growing intolerance with music maestro Zubin Mehta speaking against "ostracising" writers and authors that would amount to cultural dictatorship while RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan said tolerance and mutual respect was necessary.
Hitting back at Narendra Modi for his jibes at 'garibi hatao' campaign of Congress, former finance minister P Chidambaram on Friday accused the Prime Minister of "failing" to acknowledge the "24 crore no frill bank accounts" opened under the UPA government, while the AICC charged him with spreading "false propaganda".
CBI Wednesday placed before the Supreme Court a fresh status report on the progress of its probe into the 2G spectrum allocation scam cases by covering in its ambit the investigation concerning former Finance Minister P Chidambaram in the Aircel-Maxis deal case.