Tag: Manish Tewari

MP biting the brinjal
Trinamool MP eats raw brinjal to highlight pain over LPG price hike

"Do they want us to eat raw vegetables," she said, targetting the government in a debate on price rise initiated by Congress member Manish Tewari.

  • Monday, 01 August 2022
Mismanagement of economy sent rupee plunging: Congress

  New Delhi :  As the Indian rupee plunged to a fresh record low of 70.55 to a US dollar on Wednesday, the Congress slammed the government, saying it is a consequence of overall mismanagement of the economy, including demonetisation and badly implemented GST. Also quoting a Reserve Bank of India (RBI) report on demonetisation […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Congress says NDA ministers 'redefining' collective responsibility

New Delhi: Congress leader Manish Tewari on Monday took a jibe at the current crop of National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Ministers for holding press conferences for each other’s ministries, saying “no minister talks about own ministry affairs, collective responsibility redefined”. “This is indeed a funny Government — Finance Minister (Arun Jaitley) writes Facebook posts on […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Congress questions Modi's silence on BHU violence

New Delhi: The Congress on Monday criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s silence on the BHU violence where girl students were thrashed by the police as they protested against the molestation of a colleague. Congress spokesperson Manish Tewari said while Modi is vocal on almost all issues, his silence over the violence on girls in his […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Manish Tewari
Blackout of channels in UP: I&B Minister promises action

Amid reports that two news channels were blacked out in Uttar Pradesh on Monday, Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari today asked the managements of the channels to give a complaint over which action would be taken

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
Congress slams Modi over OIC condemning 'Indian terrorism'

New Delhi: The Congress on Sunday slammed the Narendra Modi government over the organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) adopting a resolution condemning “Indian barbarities and human rights violations” in Jammu and Kashmir. The Congress strongly reacted to New Delhi giving “legitimacy” to the OIC by attending the summit in Abu Dhabi and accused the Modi […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
Manish Tiwari For Bharat Ratna To Bhagat Singh, Rajguru, Sukhdev

New Delhi: Congress leader Manish Tewari on Saturday appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to award Bharat Ratna to freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev posthumously. In a tweet, Tewari said he had written a letter to Prime Minister formally requesting him to accord the Bharat Ratna to Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev and […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021