Is Mani Shankar Aiyar seeking help from Pakistan to defeat Modi?

Talks between India and Pakistan can move forward only if Prime Minister Narendra Modi is removed from his post, Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar has told a Pakistani television channel. Panel discussion on 'Is Manishankar Aiyar seeking help from Pakistan to defeat Modi?

Mani Shankar Aiyar's remarks seditious, Sonia should apologise: BJP

Escalating its attack against Mani Shankar Aiyar over his controversial remarks in Pakistani media, BJP on Wednesday called it "treason" and demanded an apology from Congress chief Sonia Gandhi.

Remarks by Aiyar, Khurshid seditious,Cong must take action: BJP

'The comments made by Aiyar and Khurshid are highly objectionable and anti-national.' 

Why is Paris attacks used as vote bank politics in India?

Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan has sparked another controversy by saying that “superpowers” should think whether the Paris terror attack was a “reaction” to the “killing of innocents” in Arab countries. The remarks have drawn flak from BJP which demanded action against Khan.

BJP labels Salman Khurshid, Mani Shankar Aiyar as 'ISIS propagandists'

Mani Shankar Aiyar who went to Pakistan before the Bihar Assembly polls courted a controversy by saying that Islamabad should help India in defeating Prime Minister Modi.

Mani Shankar Aiyar embarrasses India in Pakistan, says Narendra Modi hurdle in Indo-Pak relations
Mani Shankar Aiyar embarrasses India in Pakistan, says Narendra Modi hurdle in Indo-Pak relations

"First, it is required to remove Modi, otherwise talks will not move forward," said Mani Shankar Aiyar.  

Azam Khan, Mani Shankar Aiyar's controversial statement on Paris terror attacks

Justifying the previous “Charlie Hebdo” terror attack in Paris, Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar told that such attacks were imminent as the “powerless” people were retaliating.

BJP more than welcome to declassify Netaji files: Mani Shankar Aiyar

Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Friday said the central government was "more than welcome" to declassify the files it has on Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose.

''India-Pakistan shouldn't give up on talks''

 India and Pakistan should not give up on their dialogue come what may, a former Indian minister has said.

Is rise in Muslims larger conspiracy to Islamise Bharat? says 'Organiser'

Raising concerns over the rise in Muslim population in the religious data of Census, the RSS publication 'Organiser has wondered if the the trend is a "larger conspiracy to Islamise Bharat".

Census data could create communal tension: Mani Shankar Aiyar

Warning that the Census data based on religion could create a communal tension, senior Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Wednesday said that certain people may be planning to do "something big over 2 or 3 points", referring to the population of certain communities.

Aiyar lambastes Mamata for 'ditching' Muslims

Asserting that there is a need for unity of secular forces to counter the alliance between Narendra Modi and Mamata Banerjee, senior Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Wednesday lashed out at TMC chief for "ditching Muslims" by going along with Modi at the Centre.

There is no justice to hang one and leave the other 10, says Aiyar

Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Thursday said that there was no benefit to be gained from giving death sentences to convicts, and called for the practice of death penalty to be abolished, as it has never acted as a deterrent against terrorism.

Meeting of NSAs doesn't amount to ''resumption of dialogue'': Mani Shankar Aiyar

Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Friday welcomed the scheduled meeting of the National Securities Advisors (NSA) of India and Pakistan but added that it does not amount to resumption of dialogue between the two countries.

Mani Shankar Aiyar calls for diplomatic platform to bring Indo-Pak talks back on track

 Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar welcomed the bilateral talks held between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart, Nawaz Sharif, but also stressed the importance of having a diplomatic platform on which matters are 'hammered out'.

Modi more of an EM than a PM: Mani Shankar Aiyar

 Congress MP Mani Shankar Aiyar sees Narendra Modi more as an EM, or events manager, than a PM and says the best thing about the one year of his government is that "there are only four years left" and the countdown to the end of his 'achhe din' has begun.

Congress would win next elections, Rahul Gandhi to be PM: Mani Shankar Aiyar

Amid speculation over Rahul Gandhi's elevation, a senior congress leader and former union minister Mani Shankar Aiyar on Sunday predicted that the Congress would win the next elections and Gandhi would be the next Prime Minister.

Congress expresses shock over govt scanner on Ford Foundation, Greenpeace

Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Saturday expressed his shock over the Ford Foundation and Greenpeace being scrutinised for their activities by the NDA Government at the Centre and said it revealed the Fascist mentality of the Bharatiya Janata Party.

Congress finalises programmes on Ambedkar, reaches out to Dalits

Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Monday chaired a meeting to finalise programmes for year-long celebration of 125th birth anniversary of BR Ambedkar as the party intends to reach out to Dalits in a bid to recover lost ground after a string of electoral reverses.

Mani Shankar Aiyar advocates returning Afzal Guru's remains

Senior Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Tuesday advocated returning the remains of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru to his family.