Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan popular film stars, but 'marginal players' in politics: Mani Shankar Aiyar
Aiyar, who has been named in key panels by the Congress for Tamil Nadu polls, asserted that Rajinikanth's decision will not make a tinker's difference.
Congress can only ask for seats in Tamil Nadu, ultimate decision rests with 'Thalapathy' Stalin: Aiyar
The Congress contested 41 seats in the last assembly polls in Tamil Nadu but could win only eight seats.
Pranab Mukherjee will address the Third Year Sangha Shiksha Varga, which is held annually at the RSS headquarters in Nagpur.
Aiyar stressed that ‘Kashmir’ and ‘India-directed terrorism’ are the two main issues that need to be dealt with.
Mani Shankar Aiyar secretly met Pakistan High Commissioner, says PM Narendra Modi at Gujarat poll rally
The PM also raised questions over the alleged appeal by former director general of the Pakistan Army, Sardar Arshad Rafiq, that senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel be made Gujarat chief minister.
Pointing out remarks made by other BJP leaders, Congress leader Ajoy Kumar cited objectionable remark by Tarun Vijay about south Indians and V.K. Singh equating a Dalit child with a dog in Ghaziabad.
Ready for any punishment if Congress suffers in Gujarat polls because of my comments: Mani Shankar Aiyar
Aiyar, who was suspended yesterday, said the Congress party had given him a lot and there was no future for India without the party.
Aiyar has called Prime Minister a "neech aadmi" but apologised later when Rahul Gandhi tweeted that the Congress party does not endorse such language and expected an apology.
Aiyar also said that he was an ordinary worker of Congress who hasn't even been asked to campaign in Gujarat and asked why there is such an uproar over his comment
Aiyar attacked Modi after the latter accused the Congress of seeking votes in B R Ambedkar's but trying to erase his contribution to building India.