Mobashar Jawad "M.J." Akbar is an Indian politician who is the Minister of State for External Affairs, and a Member of Parliament in the Rajya Sabha, from Madhya Pradesh. He was inducted into the Union Council of Ministers by PM Narendra Modi on 5 July 2016. He is also a veteran Indian journalist and author of several books. Wikipedia*
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M.J. Akbar has two videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2002 Speech as an Author. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2012 with an average of 297 views per program.