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Manish Tewari

MANISH TEWARI NEWS

What has Rajya Sabha achieved that a stand-alone Lok Sabha has not, or would not?

June 13, 2022 9:11 am

Manish Tewari writes: It would be instructive to keep in mind that the Basic Structure doctrine enunciated by the Supreme Court in Re: Kesvananda Bharti holds parliamentary democracy to be basic structure, not bicameralism.

Manish Tewari bid to test Chandigarh waters sparks buzz on seat, AAP switch

May 05, 2022 8:01 am

In Parliament's recent sessions, Tewari has strongly raised issues pertaining to Chandigarh, whether it was to protest the demolition of Chandigarh’s largest slum colony or to oppose the proposal to privatise Chandigarh's electricity utility department.

Anandpur MP Tewari seeks MRTS for Tricity

March 23, 2022 4:58 am

He stressed on the MRTS considering the potential of industrial growth in the Tricity. He maintained that MRTS can be a joint venture of train and bus services.

Manish Tewari interview: ‘Party could be looking at Congress-mukt Bharat’

April 13, 2022 2:01 pm

The Congress leader was one of the 18 signatories to a letter, released on Wednesday by the G-23 group, that called for a “model of collective and inclusive leadership and decision-making at all levels”.

'No state secret': Left out of Punjab star campaigner list, Manish Tewari takes jab at Congress

February 05, 2022 12:50 pm

The list of 30 star campaigners, released on Friday by Congress general secretary K C Venugopal, featured the names of senior leaders including Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and Manmohan Singh.

Fair point, says Manish Tewari on Channi's CM face remarks

January 12, 2022 4:50 pm

🔴 “The Chief Minister makes a fair point that since he was put in the saddle three months back, why shouldn’t he be the face of the party for the 2022 elections?” Tewari told The Indian Express.

Pathankot chopper crash: No curbs on Rudra helicopter flying over water, says MoD

December 18, 2021 10:47 am

🔴 Making the statement in response to questions by Congress MP Manish Tewari regarding the crash, Minister of State for Defence Ajay Bhatt stated that while there is no restriction, flying low over water needs specific authorisation.

Whenever India exercised restraint, Pakistan perceived it as sign of weakness: Manish Tewari

December 03, 2021 9:48 am

🔴 However, he sought to downplay his views on the UPA action mentioned in his new book, saying “This was about the perception that was in Pakistan and not about the UPA action to adopt restraint.”

26/11 response should have been stronger, writes Tewari in book; BJP says UPA froze

November 24, 2021 3:42 am

As Cong maintains silence, Adhir targets colleague over his views; BJP says forces were ready to strike but UPA govt froze

Not Hindutva, Congress must discuss own core values, says Manish Tewari

January 12, 2022 10:47 am

Manish Tewari said on Wednesday that this was an academic debate, and the Congress should, instead, discuss “how to contemporarise” and “strengthen the (party’s) core ideology and values”.

MANISH TEWARI VIDEOS

Pak should first solve its problems: BJP, Congress

February 19, 2016 6:30 am

New Delhi, Feb 19 (ANI): Reacting to Pakistan's concern over the unrest in the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress Party leaders on Friday said Islamabad should first set their own house in order and mind their own business. BJP leader Nalin Kohli and Congress leader Manish Tewari said Pakistan should solve their internal issues first. The Ministry of External Affairs also condemned its Pakistani counterpart's statement on Jammu and Kashmir, and said that Islamabad's gratuitous references are unacceptable.

Politicians condemn Jadavpur University protest

February 17, 2016 8:07 am

New Delhi/Mumbai, Feb 17 (ANI): Condemning the protests in Jadavpur University, Kolkata, Congress leader Manish Tewari on Wednesday said strict actions should be taken against people involved in anti-national activities but sedition charges should not be put against them as it fulfils their aspirations of gaining popularity. Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Majid Memon also condemned the protests in educational institutions. Meanwhile, Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi emphasised on the need for the Jadavpur University students to come forward and identify the anti-social elements prevalent in the campus.

Headley’s statement should be probed: Congress

February 11, 2016 10:18 am

New Delhi, Feb 11(ANI): Speaking about the David Coleman Headley’s statement that Ishrat Jahan was a Lashkar-e-Taiba (LET) operative, Congress leader PL Punia said before reaching to any conclusion, Headley’s statement must be examined. Another Congress leader Manish Tewari, echoing the same sentiments, said If Headley has made some assertions let them be investigated. He added that based on statement of a terrorist, we can’t land to any conclusion, it must be enquired.

Headley’s case, a testimony of Pak.’s double standard: BJP, Congress

February 09, 2016 8:17 am

New Delhi, Feb 09 (ANI): Speaking on the deposing of 26/11 conspirator David Coleman Headley, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Siddharthnath Singh on Tuesday said the Pakistan Government used a seal between state and non-state actors that seems a farce after Headley’s revelation. He said that Pakistan’s credibility was at test and this just showed the double standard of Pakistan. Echoing similar sentiments, Congress leader Manish Tewari stated that Headley’s testimony is undoubtedly important for entire conspiracy behind 26/11. He said the Pakistani establishment is deeply involved in the terrorism in India. He added that the important thing is what Prime Minister Narendra Modi is going to do about it.

Gujarat land deal: Congress adamant on SIT probe, slams PM's 'silence'

February 08, 2016 4:58 pm

New Delhi, Feb 08 (ANI): Reiterating their demand for an investigation into the land allotments under Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his tenure as Gujarat's Chief Minister, Congress leader Manish Tewari on Monday said that it was a clear case of impropriety, alleged corruption and a definite case of conflict of interest. Asserting that it was a fit case for a court-monitored investigation, he added that certain new facts have emerged which make the charge of gross impropriety and conflict of interest more damning. The Congress had earlier demanded a Supreme Court-monitored Special Investigation Team (SIT) probe in the matter following reports about the Modi-led Gujarat government's land deals with business associates of Anar Patel, the daughter of incumbent Chief Minister Anandiben Patel. However, the BJP accused the Opposition of levelling "false and baseless allegations to cover up its own corruption".

BJP, Congress lock horns over Karan Johar's 'intolerance' remark

January 22, 2016 10:20 am

New Delhi, Jan 22 (ANI): Reacting to Karan Johar's remark that freedom of expression in India is the 'biggest joke' Minister of State for Minority Affairs and BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Friday said those questioning tolerance are ignorant and have no knowledge of Indian culture. He said India is the only country where the intolerance power is so high and whosoever is raising questions has no knowledge about county's rituals. Minister of State for Culture and Tourism and Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma said no country is as tolerant as India. Meanwhile, Congress leader Manish Tewari said ever since BJP has come into power, everyone thinks they are not allowed to speak their ”Mann Ki Baat”. He added that except Bollywood actor Anupam Kher, who is supporting BJP, all the artists are against BJP's theory.

Marine 'not returning' to India violation of solemn undertaking by Italy: Tharoor

January 13, 2016 9:33 am

Trivandrum /Delhi, Jan 13 (ANI): Condemning the Italian Government's stand that the marine accused of killing Indian fishermen off the Kerala Coast would not return to India, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Wednesday expressed serious concern over the matter and said that the people must be able to trust the sovereign word of a sovereign government.Reiterating similar views, Congress leader Manish Tewari on Wedneday said that the government should take a note of this issue.

Marine 'not returning' to India violation of solemn undertaking by Italy: Tharoor

January 13, 2016 9:33 am

Trivandrum /Delhi, Jan 13 (ANI): Condemning the Italian Government's stand that the marine accused of killing Indian fishermen off the Kerala Coast would not return to India, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Wednesday expressed serious concern over the matter and said that the people must be able to trust the sovereign word of a sovereign government.Reiterating similar views, Congress leader Manish Tewari on Wedneday said that the government should take a note of this issue.

Director General of military operations had already confirmed troops' movement: Shekhar Gupta

January 10, 2016 3:46 pm

Aurangabad, Jan 10 (ANI): Former editor-in-chief of Indian Express Shekhar Gupta on Sunday said although information regarding troops' movement have now been accepted by Congress leader Manish Tewari, all the facts were already confirmed by Lt. Gen Chaudhary, who was the director general of military operations in 2012.

Virbhadra Singh denies Manish Tewari's statement

January 10, 2016 1:19 pm

Shimla, Jan 10 (ANI): Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Sunday denied party leader Manish Tewari's statement, saying when he was a cabinet minister, there had never been an incident when Army tried a coup. Meanwhile Manish Tewari has stood firm about his statement about the troops' movement.

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