Manishankar Aiyar draws BJP`s ire in Rajya Sabha

Congress leader Manishankar Aiyar attracted opposition BJP`s ire on Friday in Rajya Sabha when he said he was not interested in listening to speech of a BJP member on vote on account, prompting the Chair to adjourn the House amid uproar.

Congress seeking AAP`s help to stymie Narendra Modi`s rise? Hints Mani Shankar Aiyar

Hailing Arvind Kejriwal`s AAP as a secular party, Mani Shankar Aiyar in an oblique comment suggested that Congress could seek the help of AAP in the run-up to General Elections 2014 to thwart the BJP`s influence.

Narendra Modi is a joker: Manishankar Aiyar

Two days after the BJP routed Congress in four states following elections to the state assemblies, the latter on Tuesday hit out at the saffron party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi.

Rajiv`s ideas on nuke-free world will show the way: Aiyar

Aiyar urged the government to attach high priority to the revival and rejuvenation of Rajiv`s policies.

Gandhis will remain centre of Congress: Aiyar

Whether Rahul Gandhi becomes Congress president or not, the Gandhis will remain the centre of the party, says Congress leader Manishankar Aiyar.

Aiyar refuses to comment on Kalmadi`s resignation as CPP secy

A vocal critic of Suresh Kalmadi, former Union Minister Manishankar Aiyar parried
questions on the CWG organising committee chairman`s resignation as secretary of the Congress Parliamentary Party.

N-weapon hasn`t enhanced India`s security: Aiyar

Testing nuclear weapon has not
enhanced India`s national security, veteran diplomat and
Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar has said, noting that
Pakistan also acquired the atomic bomb within three weeks
after the Pokhran II.