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Yashwant Sinha


Govt backing for Kashmir Files imperilled Pandit lives, says Yashwant Sinha panel

April 16, 2022 7:25 pm

The group’s report, based on its visit to Jammu and Kashmir, also claims residents of Jammu have not accepted the downgrading of the state to a Union Territory and resent the domicile policy change.

Yashwant Sinha admitted to hospital with severe back pain

December 01, 2021 10:02 am

A team of four doctors is supervising the treatment of 84-year-old Sinha who is "at the moment a bit better", they said.

Then FM Yashwant Sinha: Took steps to weather fallout in markets, post-Pokhran sanctions helped

September 11, 2021 10:51 am

However, the Indian government, still steering the country through the economic sanctions imposed after the Pokhran nuclear test three years earlier, knew that the tremors would hit home.

West Bengal poll results to impact Uttar Pradesh assembly poll and 2024 general election: Yashwant Sinha

May 02, 2021 9:54 pm

The result of the Bengal assembly poll will have far reaching impact on Uttar Pradesh state election and the 2024 parliamentary election, Trinamool Congress vice-president Yashwant Sinha said.

TMC delegation led by Yashwant Sinha complains to EC of 'partisan behavior' by central forces

April 02, 2021 3:54 pm

Yashwant Sinha told reporters after meeting the Chief Electoral Officer Aariz Aftab that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah are influencing the poll process by passing on instruction from Delhi.

Decided to join TMC after attack on Mamata: Yashwant in Kolkata

March 14, 2021 11:32 am

Sinha said he met Banerjee in the morning for “at least one hour”. “We talked about many things. We should strengthen the TMC so that in 2024, the Central government should be changed.”

Yashwant Sinha joins TMC, says 'attack' on Mamata was tipping point

March 13, 2021 5:35 pm

Yashwant Sinha said he decided to join the Trinamool Congress after the recent "attack" on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. "The tipping point was the attack on Mamataji in Nandigram," he said.

Farm laws must be redrafted, sent to standing committee on agriculture

January 29, 2021 9:16 am

Yashwant Sinha writes: Some areas are in dire need of reform, but, perhaps, not in the manner the government has attempted to implement the three farm laws.

Instead of focusing on fixing opponents, government should borrow and spend money wisely

October 13, 2020 8:44 am

The nation is in peril on multiple fronts. The government is busy with non-issues with the sole intent of keeping the people in a trance with the heady wine of religious nationalism.

Bihar polls should be deferred in view of COVID-19 pandemic: Yashwant Sinha

August 21, 2020 11:52 am

Yashwant Sinha said that it was an "irony" that political activities have been put on hold for now owing to the rise in number of coronavirus cases, but nothing was being done to delay the elections.


Former BJP leader and Union minister Yashwant Sinha joins TMC

March 25, 2021 4:54 pm

Sinha, a senior BJP leader during Atal Bihari Vajpayee rule, told reporters it was call of the hour to ensure TMC win the assembly elections with a thumping majority which will herald defeat of Modi government in 2024 Lok Sabha polls and save the country.

Advani, Yashwant Sinha, Kirti Azad at Shatrughan Sinha's book launch

January 07, 2016 2:09 pm

BJP veterans LK Advani, Yashwant Sinha along with former BJP leader Kirti Azad were at the book launch of party MP Shatrughan Sinha. Shatrughan Sinha's book titled "Anything But Khamosh" was unveiled by Advani and Yashwant Sinha at a function in New Delhi on Wednesday.