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  • Congress member Manish Tewari slams government on ceasefire violation 4 days ago

    Congress member Manish Tewari said, "This is a failure on the part of the BJP and NDA to bring peace at the border. The situation on the Line of Control and International border is very tense." ...
  • Congress silent on Sheila Dikshit's resignation as Kerala Governor 6 days ago

    Sheila Dikshit resigned as Kerala Governor on Tuesday, a day after she met Home Minister Rajnath Singh and President Pranab Mukherjee. ...
  • Marg Darshak Mandal first step towards sidelining BJP veterans: Congress 6 days ago

    Congress leader Manish Tewari on Tuesday mocked the BJP's newly-created Marg Darshak Mandal - a body for party veterans - saying that it was the first step towards sidelining them. ...
  • J&K : Firing by Pakistan troops kills 2 civilians August 23, 2014

    Srinagar: Pakistani troops have violated the ceasefire as many as 16 times in the last 16 days. The heavy firing on Saturday morning killed two civilians in the RS Pura sector and injured a jawan and three other people. Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said, "Our Army & BSF are effectively responding...
  • Pakistan envoy to meet J&K separatists leaders ahead of diplomatic meet with India August 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Pakistan envoy Abdul Basit will meet Kashmiri separatists Shabbir Shah, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Syed Ali Shah Geelani before attending foreign secretary level talks with India scheduled later this month, a move that has sparked outrage across party lines. Basit will meet Shabbir Shah on Monday evening and Mirwaiz...
  • Congress calls RSS chief's comments an attempt to polarise society August 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Rashtriya Sayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat has sparked off another controversy by saying that India is a Hindu nation and Hindutva is its identity. The Congress party hit out at Bhagwat saying there has been a constant attempt to polarise the society. Senior Congress leader Manish Tewari said, "There...
  • Congress accuses over-centralisation of power in the government August 13, 2014

    Reacting sharply to the changing development of the Prime Minister directly deciding the transfer and posting of senior officers and the altered status of the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet, Congress leader Manish Tewari accused it of a gross over-centralisation of power and of being symbolic of a personality cult....
  • Gandhi, Netaji should be kept above Bharat Ratna: Sugata Bose August 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Subhash Chandra Bose's grandnephew, acclaimed historian and Trinamool Congress MP Sugata Bose disapproved of the possibility of Netaji being conferred with the Bharat Ratna this year, insisting that Gandhi and Bose should be kept above such partisan politics. "I firmly believe that Gandhi and Bose should be kept...
  • Is government committed to secular idea of India, asks Manish Tewari August 9, 2014

    Senior Congress leader Manish Tewari hit out at the Bharatiya Janata Party and questioned whether the Narendra Modi was committed to the secular idea of India. He said, "There is a perception that this government is interested in keeping the communal temperature just below the boiling point so that there...
  • 'The Hundred-Foot Journey' review: This is comfort food for those who like their movies all warm and fuzzy August 9, 2014

    Cast: Helen Mirren, Om Puri, Manish Dayal, Charlotte Le Bon, Juhi Chawla Director: Lasse Hallström The first five minutes or so of 'The Hundred-Foot Journey' are so clunky you'd be forgiven for slumping in your seat despondently, writing off the film as another one of those clueless Hollywood productions determined to...
  • Government must tell reason behind sacking Kamla Beniwal: Manish Tewari August 8, 2014

    Senior Congress leader Manish Tewari hit out at the government for sacking Mizoram Governor Kamla Beniwal. He said, "The government must come out very clean. If at all it is the government's case that they have sacked the former Governor of Gujarat, who was transferred to Mizoram, because of alleged...
  • The National Herald case is an example of political vendetta: Manish Tewari August 1, 2014

    In an interview with CNN-IBN, Indian National Congress member Manish Tewari said that the National Herald case is the biggest example of political vendetta. "It was Bharatiya Janta party who blamed us for misusing agencies," said Tewari. ...
  • Gadkari calls reports of bugging devices at his home highly speculative July 27, 2014

    New Delhi: A controversy erupted over a report of bugging devices having been found in Nitin Gadkari's residence but the Union Minister on Sunday dubbed it as "highly speculative" even as the Congress said it reflects lack of faith and mutual trust among NDA ministers. A media report has claimed that...
  • Punjab government must resolve SGPC issue with Haryana: Manish Tewari July 25, 2014

    Senior Congress leader Manish Tewari said that the Punjab government must resolve the SGPC issue with the Haryana government. He said, "If Punjab government has any issues/misunderstandings then they must resolve it amicably with the Haryana government." The Hooda government in Haryana passed a legislation formatting a separate Gurudwara management...
  • Kareena Kapoor to walk the ramp for Manish Malhotra at the Lakme Fashion Week July 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor will walk the Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2014 ramp as a showstopper for designer Manish Malhotra. Kareena's association with Malhotra has been a long-standing one. From red carpet events and film premieres to social events and get-togethers, Kareena has often sported the designers' creations with utmost...
  • Manoj Tiwary, Manish Pandey script 70-run win for India A July 22, 2014

    Darwin: Manoj Tiwary and Manish Pandey missed out on three-figure marks but their contrasting innings were enough to guide India 'A' to a comprehensive 70-run win over South Africa 'A' in the second match of the quadrangular series on Tuesday. Tiwary blazed his way to a 73-ball 93 while Manish Pandey...
  • After hosting 'Jhalak..' Manish Paul to now host an infotainment show July 22, 2014

    Mumbai: After hosting dance and reality shows, Manish Paul will be seen as the host of infotainment show 'Science of Stupid' and says he used to stay away from maths and commerce during his school days. "I was in humanities as I always wanted to stay away from maths and commerce....
  • Manish Malhotra: Really impressed with Aditya Roy Kapur's 'Daawat-e-Ishq' look July 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Aditya Roy Kapur recently walked the ramp for designer Manish Malhotra at the ongoing India Couture Week in New Delhi and the couturier is really impressed with Aditya's look in 'Daawat-e-Ishq'. After the show, Manish spoke to the media, and said, "Tonight is a timeless moment, it...
  • Manish Malhotra: Fashion shows are my wedding and I get married every six months July 20, 2014

    New Delhi: At 47, ace fashion designer Manish Malhotra is among the country's most eligible bachelors. But he says he marries his "fashion shows" every six months. At the Shree Raj Mahal Jewellers India Couture Week (ICW), the designer displayed a splendid array of high-end ensembles, aimed at the neo-bride and...
  • Feels like 'you've arrived': Aditya Roy Kapur as Manish Malhotra's showstopper July 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Aditya Roy Kapur's presence on the Shree Raj Mahal Jewellers India Couture Week (ICW) ramp was met with a loud cheer. Flaunting a heavily embroidered gold sherwani, the actor said walking for Bollywood's favourite designer Manish Malhotra almost feels like 'you've arrived'. "I am not much a stalwart...but it's...
  • I'm a clumsy human being, it's nerve wrecking to walk the ramp: Alia Bhatt July 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Bollywood's young star Alia Bhatt put up a confident front while walking a three-ramp set-up in a lehenga as heavy as over 20 kg, for ace designer Manish Malhotra's show at the Shree Raj Mahal Jewellers India Couture Week. She said she was nervous as she's usually clumsy. "I...
  • People went to watch 'Micky Virus' because they knew me through TV: Manish Paul July 17, 2014

    New Delhi: He may be one of the most spontaneous and quirky hosts on Indian television but Manish Paul says he is always scared before appearing on stage. The 32-year-old TV anchor, who will be seen hosting a show called 'The Science of Stupid' on National Geographic channel, feels probably...
  • Ben Cutting, Chadd Sayers push India A on the backfoot July 14, 2014

    Brisbane: After a brave show on Day 1, India 'A' were pushed on the backfoot courtesy a fine fifty by Australia 'A' bastman Ben Cutting and a three-wicket haul by pacer Chadd Sayers on the second day of the final unofficial Test at Allan Border Field. Responding to 423 by Australia...
  • Ban mobiles as they lead to rape cases, says Karnataka Assembly panel July 12, 2014

    Bangalore: A Karnataka Assembly panel has made a bizzare recommendation that the state government should ban mobile phones in schools and colleges in order to curb rapes. The panel blamed mobile phones for the rise in rapes and molestation cases. "Karnataka government should direct the Education Department to impose a compulsory...
  • 'The Hundred-Foot Journey' trailer: It is Om Puri vs Helen Mirren in a battle of cuisines July 10, 2014

    What happens when a happy-go-lucky Indian family crosses path with one of France's most celebrated chefs? The latest Lasse Hallstrom film 'The Hundred-Foot Journey' features Manish Dayal, Om Puri, Juhi Chawla and Helen Mirren in this warm tale of cross-cultural cuisines. The film is based on a novel by the...
  • Kidnapped grandson of Bihar finance minister Bijendra Yadav rescued July 10, 2014

    The grandson of Bihar Finance Minister Bijendra Yadav, who was allegedly kidnapped on his way to school on July 1, was on Wednesday found in Katarwa village of Madhepura district, a senior police officer said. 12-year-old Manish Kumar was found by the police from a village under Pharahi police station in...
  • Manish Malhotra: I continue to be in awe of movies July 6, 2014

    New Delhi: The grandeur in Manish Malhotra's bespoke ensembles is often as larger than life as some of the Hindi films that he designs for. That's because movies have influenced him since childhood, says the acclaimed designer, who has styled a range of Bollywood's screen divas over the years. From Kajol,...
  • Fashion designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee to open India Couture Week July 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Bollywood designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee will open the upcoming India Couture Week here. The six-day fashion week (July 15-20) will see nine of the country's top designers, including Anamika Khanna, Anju Modi, Gaurav Gupta, Manish Arora, Manish Malhotra, Monisha Jaising, Rina Dhaka, Rohit Bal and Varun Bahl showcasing their work....