Former sports minister MS Aiyar has asked incumbent Ajay Maken to send him a copy of his communication with the PM in which he has been accused of playing an "irreparable obstructionist role" in the preparations for the CWG.
Senior Congress leader Mani
Shankar Aiyar has been chosen as an Honorary Fellow by his
alma mater Trinity Hall, Cambridge University, making him the
first South Asian to be selected for the honour in 50 years.
In the wake of the Naxal attack
on CRPF personnel in Chhattisgarh, senior Congress leader Mani
Shankar Aiyar today linked growth of insurgency in the country
to lack of proper implementation of a law for Scheduled areas.
A staunch supporter of good Indo-Pak
relations, senior Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar today
said that secular India should have strong ties with its
neighbour as people of the two countries share common culture.