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Mani Shankar Aiyar

"Congress Can Have A Non-Gandhi President, But...": Mani Shankar Aiyyar

Jun 23, 2019 PTI

Mani Shankar Aiyar said Rahul Gandhi has given about a month to the party to find a replacement and there have been confabulations within the Congress over the issue with the feeling in the party overwhelmingly in favour of Rahul staying on.

Mani Shankar Aiyar Abuses Reporters, Says, 'PM Modi Is A Coward'

May 15, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Mani Shankar Aiyar lost his temper at tv reporters who met him at the Punjab government guest house in Shimla and questioned him over an article he wrote, recalling a slur he directed at PM Modi in 2017.

Javadekar Demands Gehlot’s Resignation Over Alwar Gang Rape Case

HRD Minister, Prakash Javadekar alleged that BSP chief Mayawati supports the Congress government in Rajasthan, and remained ‘quiet’ on atrocities against people belonging to SC and ST communities.

Congress Condemns Mani Shankar Aiyar's Comments On Modi

May 14, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

The party also accused the prime minister of lowering the political discourse by using ‘downright insulting’ and ‘abusive language’ against his political opponents

Anything I Say Is Always Misused, People Hate Me For Speaking The Truth, Says Mani Shankar Aiyar

In an article titled 'Modi's ouster on 23 May will be India's fitting reply to the most foul-mouthed PM', Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar slammed the Prime Minister over a ‘dirty election campaign.’

14 May, 2019

'Modi's Ouster On May 23 Would Be A Fitting End To The Most Foul-mouthed PM': Mani Shankar Aiyar

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“Remember how I described him on 7 December 2017? Was I not prophetic?” writes Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar.

21 November, 2018

PDP, NC, Congress Forming Alliance On Pakistan’s Direction: BJP

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BJP senior leader Kavinder Gupta remarks came minutes after senior PDP leader and former Minister for Finance Altaf Bukhari said talks were on between the three parties.

29 October, 2018

K Palaniswami Leading Govt Of Corruption, Commission And Collection: M K Stalin

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The Madras High Court last week upheld the disqualification of 18 ruling party MLAs, loyal to AMMK leader T T V Dhinakaran, and cleared the decks for the bypolls in the constituencies.

11 August, 2018

Never Thought CM Who Compared Muslims With Puppy Can Be PM: Mani Shankar Aiyar

Aiyar was suspended from the primary membership of the Congress party in December 2017 after his "neech" remark for Prime Minister Modi courted a major controversy.

04 May, 2018

Democracy In Danger Due To Wrong Media-Politicians Relationship: Mani Shankar Aiyar

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He noted that a politician needs "oxygen" of publicity and journalists need politicians to write about.

16 February, 2018

BJP Leader Files Sedition Case Against Mani Shankar Aiyar For 'Praising Pakistan' At Karachi Event

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At the February 11 event, Aiyar had hailed Pakistan for seeking to resolve issues with India through dialogue,

13 February, 2018

Receive More Hatred In India Than The Love I Receive In Pakistan: Mani Shankar Aiyar

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The Congress leader on the same day said he believed in the Pakistani people as they clapped for him because he spoke of peace.

13 February, 2018

Only Uninterrupted, Uninterruptible Dialogue Can Resolve India-Pak Issues, Mani Shankar Aiyar At Karachi

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During a session, he hailed Islamabad for seeking to resolve issues with India through dialogue, saying New Delhi does not have this policy.

13 December, 2017

'I've Also Met RAW Chief, Does That Mean I'm Colluding With Him Too', Asks Pakistan Former Foreign Minister Kasuri On Modi's Remarks

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"I have met even the chief of RAW in previous seminars. So does that imply, all of them were colluders?"

11 December, 2017

'Deeply Pained' Manmohan Singh Asks PM Modi To Apologise For Pakistan Conspiracy Allegation

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Rejecting the charge as "innuendos and falsehoods", Singh said he was deeply pained by the prime minister's "ill thought transgression".

11 December, 2017

Former Indian Army General Deepak Kapoor Calls Out Modi, Says 'Gujarat Election Not Discussed At Aiyar's Dinner'

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PM Modi had said that Pakistan is colluding with congress to meddle with Gujarat elections. He also sought explanation from Congress over reports of the meet.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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