Mani Shankar Aiyar

Sedition case against ex-PM Manmohan Singh, others? Hearing in Delhi's Saket court today

Sedition case against ex-PM Manmohan Singh, others? Hearing in Delhi's Saket court today

The plea has been filed by BJP leader and advocate Ajay Agrawal who had earlier contested against Sonia Gandhi from Rae Bareli.

Jan 04, 2018, 07:32 AM IST
'Jait-lie', says Rahul Gandhi in dig against Arun Jaitley; accuses PM Narendra Modi of lying too

'Jait-lie', says Rahul Gandhi in dig against Arun Jaitley; accuses PM Narendra Modi of lying too

The government and the Opposition reached a truce on Wednesday after Arun Jaitley said that PM Modi had no intention of questioning Manmohan Singh's integrity towards the nation.

Dec 27, 2017, 21:27 PM IST
Congress reciprocates Arun Jaitley's statement, disapproves of Aiyar`s remark on PM Modi

Congress reciprocates Arun Jaitley's statement, disapproves of Aiyar`s remark on PM Modi

Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said that PM Modi had no intention of questioning Manmohan Singh's integrity towards the nation.

Dec 27, 2017, 17:06 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi didn't question Manmohan Singh's commitment to country: Arun Jaitley in Rajya Sabha

PM Narendra Modi didn't question Manmohan Singh's commitment to country: Arun Jaitley in Rajya Sabha

The PM had claimed that during a dinner at Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar's house, the guests, including Manmohan Singh, discussed the state polls with Pakistan's High Commissioner to India Sohail Mehmood and former Pakistani Foreign Minister Khurshid Kasuri.

Dec 27, 2017, 14:35 PM IST
Silence is golden? Mani Shankar Aiyar remains mum on Gujarat election results

Silence is golden? Mani Shankar Aiyar remains mum on Gujarat election results

Senior Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar was suspended from the party after he made a controverial remark calling PM Narenda Modi neech in the run-up to Gujarat elections.

Dec 22, 2017, 11:50 AM IST
Amit Shah hits out at Manmohan Singh, questions 'monumental loot' during UPA regime

Amit Shah hits out at Manmohan Singh, questions 'monumental loot' during UPA regime

Manmohan Singh on Wednesday again accused PM Modi of spreading "falsehood and canards".

Dec 13, 2017, 21:24 PM IST
Manmohan Singh again attacks PM Modi over Pakistan issue, seeks apology for 'ill-thought transgression'

Manmohan Singh again attacks PM Modi over Pakistan issue, seeks apology for 'ill-thought transgression'

The second and final phase of Gujarat elections will see 93 Assembly seats going to polls on December 14, 2017.

Dec 13, 2017, 19:03 PM IST
'Neech' remark against PM Modi: Ramdev slams Mani Shankar Aiyar, calls for ending casteism

'Neech' remark against PM Modi: Ramdev slams Mani Shankar Aiyar, calls for ending casteism

Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar was suspended from the primary membership of the party for calling PM Modi 'neech'.

Dec 12, 2017, 06:52 AM IST
Assembly elections 2017: No one can stop Congress from winning in Gujarat, says Rahul Gandhi

Assembly elections 2017: No one can stop Congress from winning in Gujarat, says Rahul Gandhi

The second and final phase for remaining 93 seats will be held on December 14. 
 

Dec 11, 2017, 23:28 PM IST
 Manmohan Singh hits back at PM Modi over Pakistan conspiracy allegations: Full statement

Manmohan Singh hits back at PM Modi over Pakistan conspiracy allegations: Full statement

On Saturday, PM Modi had suggested that Pakistan was trying to influence the Assembly elections in Gujarat.

Dec 11, 2017, 22:24 PM IST
Hope PM Narendra Modi shows maturity and gravitas, says Manmohan Singh in response to Pakistan conspiracy allegations

Hope PM Narendra Modi shows maturity and gravitas, says Manmohan Singh in response to Pakistan conspiracy allegations

Manmohan Singh said Gujarat was not discussed at the meeting with the Pakistani High Commissioner.

Dec 11, 2017, 16:57 PM IST
BJP's Gujarat campaign is now 'beyond bizarre': P Chidamabaram takes aim at PM Narendra Modi

BJP's Gujarat campaign is now 'beyond bizarre': P Chidamabaram takes aim at PM Narendra Modi

Chidambaram questioned PM Modi's questioning of a meeting between Congress leaders and the Pakistan High Commissioner.

Dec 11, 2017, 15:19 PM IST
Modi hits back, asks why Mani Shankar Aiyar held secret talks with Pakistan envoy

Modi hits back, asks why Mani Shankar Aiyar held secret talks with Pakistan envoy

“I am not just the Prime Minister, I am your Narendra,” the PM said.  

Dec 10, 2017, 13:31 PM IST
'Was Mani Shankar Aiyar's 'neech' remark a conspiracy hatched with Pakistan?' ask BJP leaders

'Was Mani Shankar Aiyar's 'neech' remark a conspiracy hatched with Pakistan?' ask BJP leaders

Two BJP leaders have alleged that the 'neech' remark came a day after Congress leaders met the Pakistan High Commissioner.

Dec 09, 2017, 19:08 PM IST
BJP leader who called Rahul Gandhi 'kin of Khilji' lands in trouble

BJP leader who called Rahul Gandhi 'kin of Khilji' lands in trouble

Terming it as a clear breach of the law, Congress leader called for stringent action against both the BJP and its leader.

Dec 08, 2017, 22:36 PM IST
'Narendra Modi, Amit Shah must suspend themselves for remarks against Congress leaders'

'Narendra Modi, Amit Shah must suspend themselves for remarks against Congress leaders'

The Congress on Friday reiterated the "neech aadmi" remark by Mani Shankar Aiyar was wrong.

Dec 08, 2017, 21:52 PM IST
After 'neech' remark, Congress leader sparks controversy, compares BJP to ISIS

After 'neech' remark, Congress leader sparks controversy, compares BJP to ISIS

The Congress leader said that ever since he became the home minister, he has been noticing that certain BJP leaders were trying to provoke people.

Dec 08, 2017, 21:24 PM IST
'Why do they hate me? Because I am lower-caste Gujarati?': PM Narendra Modi tears into Congress

'Why do they hate me? Because I am lower-caste Gujarati?': PM Narendra Modi tears into Congress

Modi's focal point of attack has shifted to what the Congress has said about him since Mani Shankar Aiyar's interview on Thursday.

Dec 08, 2017, 19:30 PM IST
Ready for any punishment from party for remarks: Mani Shankar Aiyar

Ready for any punishment from party for remarks: Mani Shankar Aiyar

On Thursday, Mani Shankar Aiyar triggered a major storm calling Narendra Modi a "neech aadmi".

Dec 08, 2017, 18:04 PM IST
After 'neech' remark, 'saddened' Mani Shankar Aiyar says 'ready for punishment from Congress'

After 'neech' remark, 'saddened' Mani Shankar Aiyar says 'ready for punishment from Congress'

The veteran Congress leader added that he is 'saddened' is it has done any damage to the party, ahead of the Gujarat elections. 

Dec 08, 2017, 17:47 PM IST