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Manish Tewari

Manish Tewari is a politician of the Congress party. He is the official spokesperson of the All India Congress Committee. He is a MP representing Ludhiana.

Manish Tewari is the Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting.

Manish Tewari was the president of Indian Youth Congress from 1998 to 2000. He lost the 2004 lok sabha elections but successfully contested the 2009 Lok Sabha elections.

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Destruction of Army documents, parties demand probe
Opposition parties demand probe into the allegations. BJP says Gen. (Retd) VK Singh capable of defending himself against the charge

Congress MP Manish Tewari Rolls his Sleeves to get Roasted in an AMA Event
Business Wire IndiaTathagata Satpathy, elected Member of Parliament and Chief Whip of Biju Janata Dal in Lok Sabha, took part in a Reddit AMA on 15th march 2015. Perhaps inspired by him, Manish Tewari now wants to spill some beans

Sonia Gandhi appointed Congress campaign Committee Chairperson
Sonia Gandhi will head the party campaign committee for 2014 Lok Sabha polls

Barco Showcases Next-Generation Projector and 3D Sound Format at FICCI FRAMES
From 12 to 14 March next, digital cinema pioneer Barco is presenting its range of high-quality cinema solutions during the annual FICCI FRAMES convention in Mumbai, India. Eye-catchers are the brand-new, compact DP2K-10S projector and the revolutionary Auro 11.1 3D sound system by Barco

Government Committed to Telecom, Media & Entertainment Sectors
The 21st Convergence India 2013, one of the most awaited and visited show was inaugurated by the Honorable Minister of State, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India, Mr. Manish Tewari

I&B Minister condoles the death of Pandit Ravi Shankar
Manish Tewari condoles the death of Ravi Shankar

Bal Thackeray supports Sushma Swaraj as NDA's Prime Ministerial candidate
BJP responds that they have a lot of able candidates and would decide on their PM candidate during 2014 general elections

Congress dares BJP to move no-confidence motion
Congress ready for a debate on the coal block allocation issue

New defence procurement policy likely soon, says defence ministry's finance official
The government is planning to come up with a new Defence Procurement Policy (DPP), as the previous one, which is just about a year old, is not working as expected.

Race to Raisina Hill: BJP, JD-U differ over presidential candidate
A day after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) hinted that it could support the candidature of APJ Abdul Kalam for the post of president, Janata Dal-United (JDU) chief Sharad Yadav on Tuesday said no discussions had taken place within the opposition alliance.

Congress still to finalise its choice for President
Amid intense speculation over the next Presidential candidate, Congress Party spokesperson Manish Tewari said on Monday that the process to choose the next candidate for the top post has not kicked off formally, and added that one should not create an unnecessary hype.

D. Raja calls for parliamentary reforms
Communist Party of India (CPI) National Secretary and Member of Parliament D. Raja today called for effective Parliamentary and Constitutional reforms to strengthen parliamentary democracy in India.

Congress hopes appropriate action will be taken over Kaur's VIP treatment
Reacting to reports that VIP facilities were being provided to former Punjab Minister Bibi Jagir Kaur, currently lodged in Theh Kanjla Jail in Kapurthala in connection with the abduction case of her daughter, Congress Party on Tuesday expressed hope that the judiciary would take cognizance of these reports and initiate appropriate action under the laws.

U.S. bounty on LeT chief Hafiz Saeed validates India's concern: Congress

Parliament deadlock: Congress MPs decide not to take daily allowance
Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal on Friday said that Members of Parliament (MPs) from the Congress party have decided not to take their daily allowance till Parliament resumes proper functioning.

2G scam: Government to respond in Supreme Court today
The Government will on Thursday respond to remarks by Supreme Court on the inaction and silence of Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on a complaint seeking action against former Telecom Minister A. Raja over the 2G spectrum allocation.

Govt. will give appropriate response to SC's observation on 2G scam: Congress
Congress on Wednesday said the government will give an appropriate response to the Supreme Court's observation over the delay in Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh's response to a plea seeking prosecution of former Telecom Minister A Raja in the 2G spectrum allocation issue.

Government trying hard to bring effective Lokpal Bill, says Manish Tewari
Congress spokesperson Manish Tewari has said that the government is doing every possible effort to bring an effective Lokpal Bill.

Start anti-corruption campaign from Karnataka: Congress tells Advani
Slamming Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over its tainted leaders, Congress party spokesperson Manish Tewari said Lal Krishna Advani should have started its anti-corruption campaign from Karnataka where their party leader and former Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa is facing graft charges.

Singhvi renominated chairman of Standing Committee looking at Lokpal Bill
Congress party spokesman and Rajya Sabha member Abhishek Singhvi has been reappointed as the chairman of the parliamentary Standing Committee on Personnel, Public Grievances and Law and Justice, paving the way for early consultations on various Lokpal Bills.

Government, Hazare square off on anti corruption crusade
Social activist Anna Hazare on Monday described Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's speech on the occasion of India's 65th Independence Day as disappointing.

Mayawati Govt. has lost its balance: Congress
Criticizing the Opposition parties for terming Rahul Gandhi's 'Pad Yatra' to Bhatta Parsaul village a 'political gimmick', Congress Party on Wednesday said the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP)-led Government in Uttar Pradesh has lost its balance.

No role in Baba Ramdev's decision to call off fast: Congress
The Congress party has come out with a guarded response to yoga guru Baba Ramdev's decision to call off his nine-day-long fast against corruption, saying the party had played no role in the decision.

2G scam: Jayalalithaa says Maran must resign
Tamil Nadi Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Wednesday demanded the resignation of Union Textile Minister Dayanidhi Maran for his alleged role in selectively distributing 2G spectrum licenses to telecom bidders in 2006.

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