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Mani Shankar Aiyar

Mani Shankar Aiyar

Mani Shankar Aiyar, a former Union minister who has held portfolios like Panchayati Raj, Petroleum and Natural Gas and Youth Affairs and Sports, is an MP and a social commentator.

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Modi contracted out AfPak policy for political gains in UP: Mani Shankar Aiyar

A gaping hole has opened in the northwest of our subcontinent with India having

By Mani Shankar Aiyar September 26, 2021

Partition: What does the prime minister want us to remember?

What is the purpose of remembrance? Revenge? Remorse? Restitution? Reconciliation?

By Mani Shankar Aiyar September 12, 2021

Modi deserves gold medal for hyperbole, says Mani Shankar Aiyar

And, the Olympic medals for hyperbole go to: Gold—the prime minister (“stupendous

By Mani Shankar Aiyar August 29, 2021

Amit Shah's policy led to Mizoram-Assam clash, says Mani Shankar Aiyar

Union Home Minister Amit Shah thunders at the Chinese that India will not yield them

By Mani Shankar Aiyar August 15, 2021

What Amit Shah plans to achieve with cooperation ministry: Mani Shankar Aiyar

Cooperatives are listed as a state subject in our Constitution, and till the other

By Mani Shankar Aiyar August 01, 2021

What Amit Shah plans to achieve with cooperation ministry: Mani Shankar Aiyar

Cooperatives are listed as a state subject in our Constitution, and till the other

By Mani Shankar Aiyar August 01, 2021

J&K: Round one has gone to Gupkar Alliance, says Mani Shankar Aiyar

Why did Narendra Modi-Amit Shah invite to Delhi the very Kashmiris they were bent on

By Mani Shankar Aiyar July 18, 2021

Mani Shankar Aiyar writes about 3,974 arrests in two years under UAPA

Is India awash with terrorism? The US state department found that in 46 years

By Mani Shankar Aiyar July 04, 2021

It is high time we scrapped the sedition law, says Mani Shankar Aiyar

In the 1990s, a favourite term of abuse of the sangh parivar for people like me

By Mani Shankar Aiyar June 20, 2021

Mani Shankar Aiyar compares Palestine and Kashmir

On August 5, 2019, I wrote that the Modi government had just created a Palestine on

By Mani Shankar Aiyar June 06, 2021

Tamil Nadu has shown the way to national redemption, says Mani Shankar Aiyar

A Lokniti-CSDS poll survey published in The Hindu (May 5) contains the astonishing

By Mani Shankar Aiyar May 23, 2021

India should reassess dependency on Quad, says Mani Shankar Aiyar

While Indian and Chinese army commanders circle around each other, like Sumo

By Mani Shankar Aiyar May 09, 2021

Panchayats in tribal areas can help solve Maoist problem: Mani Shankar Aiyar

The ambushing and killing of 22 members of the Central Reserve Police Force’s CoBRA

By Mani Shankar Aiyar April 25, 2021

Modi-Shah duo is stoking fire in Mizoram, says Mani Shankar Aiyar

Having singed their fingers with the National Register of Citizens and the

By Mani Shankar Aiyar April 11, 2021

Mani Shankar Aiyar: Sasikala will make an announcement after May 2

When V.K. Sasikala was released from jail in Bengaluru, she feistily decided to

By Mani Shankar Aiyar March 28, 2021
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