Mani Shankar Aiyar

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. 

published on : 10th January 2021

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.

published on : 8th January 2021

No issues with former President Pranab Mukherjee attending RSS event: Shiv Sena

Pranab Mukherjee will address the Third Year Sangha Shiksha Varga, which is held annually at the RSS headquarters in Nagpur.

published on : 31st May 2018

Only way to resolve India- Pakistan issue is uninterruptible dialogue: Mani Shankar Aiyar

Aiyar stressed that ‘Kashmir’ and ‘India-directed terrorism’ are the two main issues that need to be dealt with. 

published on : 12th February 2018

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.

published on : 10th December 2017

PM Modi must suspend himself for remarks against Congress leaders: Ajoy Kumar

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.

published on : 8th December 2017

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.

published on : 8th December 2017

Congress suspends Mani Shankar Aiyar from primary membership over 'neech' remark about PM Modi

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.

published on : 7th December 2017

Not a Hindi speaker, messed up in translation: Mani Shankar Aiyar on 'Neech' comment

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

published on : 7th December 2017

Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar calls Modi 'neech aadmi' who does dirty politics

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.

published on : 7th December 2017