Mani Shankar Aiyar

Shiv Sena slams Sidhu for hugging Pakistan army chief

In its mouthpiece Saamna, Shiv Sena criticised Punjab cabinet minister Navjot Singh Sidhu for hugging Pakistan army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa. …

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Delhi Confidential: Put off, for now

A book on Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu’s first year in office was slated to be released this week.<p>A BOOK on Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu’s first …

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Congress revokes Mani Shankar Aiyar’s suspension over his remark about Narendra Modi

He had called the prime minister a ‘neech kisam ka aadmi’ while campaigning for the Gujarat elections.<p>Congress on Saturday revoked the suspension of …

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The big news: Red alert withdrawn from all over Kerala, and nine other top stories

Other headlines: The Congress revoked Mani Shankar Aiyar’s suspension, and the CBI arrested a key suspect in rationalist Narendra Dabholkar’s …

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'Never thought CM who compared Muslims with puppy can be PM,' Mani Shankar Aiyar attacks Narendra Modi

Suspended Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Saturday came up with a fresh comment that may soon evoke strong reactions from the Bharatiya Janata …

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Never thought CM who compared Muslims with puppy can be Prime Minister today: Mani Shankar Aiyar

The suspended Congress leader referred to PM Modi's remark that he regrets that so many Muslims lost their lives in 2002, and said that even if a …

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Blog: Karunanidhi Remembered By Mani Shankar Aiyar

A great voice has been stilled. For over 50 years, Kalaignar Karunanidhi carried the Dravidian Movement on his strong shoulders. The founder and …

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At CWC, Rahul warns leaders against remarks not in sync with party line

Congress communication department head Randeep Surjewala said Rahul told the meeting that under the BJP government aspirations are being crushed, …

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Rahul's warning for Tharoor: Will act against leaders who weaken Congress's fight

Rahul Gandhi today said he wouldn't hesitate to take action against Congress leaders whose statements weaken the party's "bigger fights", at a …

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Expect leaders, workers to toe party line in public interactions: Congress

New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) In a clear warning to some of its "loose cannons", the Congress on Sunday stressed that it expected its leaders and workers …

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BJP ups the ante on Congress chief’s ‘Muslim party’ remark

The tone and tenor of BJP’s three top guns clearly indicates that the party is out to put rival Congress in a spot with Muslim appeasement barbs.

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Court gives last chance to cops to file report on plea against Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar

BJP leader Ajay Agrawal's plea seeks lodging of a sedition case against the suspended Congress leader for allegedly using derogatory remarks against …

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Kashmiris will prefer freedom: Saifuddin Soz

Senior Congress politician from Kashmir Saifuddin Soz in his upcoming book Kashmir Glimpses of History and the story of the struggle, writes that …

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"Outrageous": Javed Akhtar On Muslim Cleric's Remarks On Cow Slaughter

Javed Akhtar said the cleric, Tanveer Peera Hashim, should be immediatedly arrested for his "irresponsible and outrageous" comments.<p><b>Bengaluru:</b> Noted …

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Javed Akhtar seeks arrest of Karnataka Muslim cleric

Noted Urdu poet and lyricist Javed Akhtar today sought immediate arrest of Karnataka cleric Tanveer Peera Hashim for his controversial remark that …

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Mani Shankar Aiyar On Pranab Mukherjee's Speech To RSS

I must confess to having felt queasy when I heard that our former <i>Rashtrapati</i>, Pranab Mukherjee, a man I much admire, was likely to accept an …

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Mani Shankar Aiyar’s remarks on Savarkar baseless: Grandson

Ranjit Savarkar, grandson of V D Savarkar, said Mani Shankar Aiyar's remarks were baseless as the late freedom fighter never accepted the two-nation …

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Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar shames India in Pakistan, again

Share Email<p>Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar has courted controversy again when he hailed Mohammad Ali Jinnah for his role in the freedom movement …

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Savarkar Was First Proponent of Two-Nation Theory, Claims Mani Shankar Aiyar, Congress Suggest He Should Retire

Senior Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Monday said that Vinayak Damodar Savarkar was first proponent of the two-nation theory.Aiyar made this …

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Mani Shankar Aiyar says Savarkar was first proponent of two-nation theory

Suspended Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Monday kicked off yet another controversy by saying that Hindu Mahasabha leader Vinayak Damodar …

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Jinnah portrait row: In Pakistan, Mani Shankar Aiyar says first proponent of two nation theory was Savarkar

"During Gujarat elections, we saw how dinner meetings with topmost Pakistan officials were held to defeat BJP and now mutual love for Tipu Sultan and …

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In Pakistan, Mani Shankar Aiyar says first proponent of two-nation theory was Savarkar, calls Jinnah Quaid-e-Azam

Suspended Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar further stoked the controversy surrounding the Mohammad Ali Jinnah portrait in Aligarh Muslim …

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Karnataka polls: Amit Shah says Congress and Pakistan think alike, chant Tipu Sultan's name; Siddaramaiah hits back

BJP president Amit Shah on Sunday hit out at the Congress party and Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah while addressing a rally in the poll-bound …

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Congress-Pakistan have amazing telepathy: Amit Shah slams Mani Shankar Aiyar for Jinnah comment

In a fresh turn of events, BJP chief Amit Shah on Saturday criticised former Congress minister Mani Shankar Aiyar after he referred to Pakistani …

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Mani Shankar Aiyar faces BJP heat for addressing Jinnah as Quaid-e-Azam

Amid the growing tensions at the Aligarh Muslim University over the portrait of Pakistani leader Muhammad Ali Jinnah, former Congress leader Mani …

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Don’t involve foreign nations in domestic policies, Amit Shah to Congress

“Congress and Pakistan have amazing telepathy,” BJP chief Amit Shah tweeted.<p>By: | New Delhi |<p>BJP chief Amit Shah on Saturday tweeted screenshots of …

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Congress, Pakistan Have Amazing Telepathy: BJP Chief Amit Shah

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah on Saturday said Congress and Pakistan have amazing telepathy.In a tweet, Shah said, "Congress and …

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News has become commodity: Mani Shankar Aiyar

“Bylines were awarded for exceptional performance. Now, it has become totally routine and that makes every story that person’s story… so willy-nilly …

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Indian delegation allegedly not allowed into Palestinian territory by Israel, writes to PM Modi

They claimed that the Centre’s Israel policy had led to an increase in the West Asian nation’s ‘arrogance and high-handedness’.<p>The members of an …

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Do We Need To Recreate The Idea Of India?

What is the idea of India today? A new narrative seems to be emerging in the country; Some claim it is based on the tenets of a move towards …

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