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AAP eyes Mamata Banerjee, Chandrababu Naidu for Lok Sabha poll campaign

Kejriwal will be the main campaigner not only in Delhi, but also in Haryana.

Mar 03, 2019, 12:27 PM IST

BSP, SP should have included Congress in UP alliance against BJP to finish the game: Yashwant Sinha

Sinha, who resigned from the BJP last year and has floated the Rashtra Manch, a non-party platform, said his advice to opposition parties was that they should come together and form strong alliances and have a common minimum programme at the national level. 


Feb 03, 2019, 12:18 PM IST

Yashwant Sinha throws his hat in PM race, calls self 'closest' person to deliver on job creation

Sinha says he is 'closest' person who can deliver on creation of jobs, build infrastructure.

Jan 22, 2019, 09:25 AM IST

Yashwant Sinha not joining Aam Aadmi Party, clarifies party MP Sanjay Singh

Former Bharatiya Janata Party leader Yashwant Sinha is not joining Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), clarified senior member and Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh on Tuesday. 

Jan 08, 2019, 18:53 PM IST

Mamata Banerjee a lady of great courage, can lead anti-BJP coalition: Yashwant Sinha

Yashant Sinha said Mamata Banerjee has all the qualities to be the face of a coalition if the incumbent Narendra Modi-led dispensation is defeated in the coming Lok Sabha polls.

Dec 10, 2018, 06:54 AM IST

Don't 'forgive' Modi in 2019 LS polls: Yashwant Sinha to farmers

Former Union minister Yashwant Sinha on Wednesday said people should not "forgive" Prime Minister Narendra Modi and "uproot" his government in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

Oct 31, 2018, 23:52 PM IST

Not just Arun Jaitley, entire BJP must come clean on ties with Vijay Mallya: Yashwant Sinha

Former Union minister Yashwant Sinha on Wednesday said that not just Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, but the entire Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) must come clean on its relationship with absconding liquor baron Vijay Mallya.

Sep 12, 2018, 19:50 PM IST

Modi's personal culpability in Rafale scam, he compromised national security: BJP veterans Arun Shourie and Yashwant Sinha

Addressing the media, both Sinha and Shourie said the government had "spun a web of lies to protect Modi's culpability in the largest defence scam".

Sep 11, 2018, 21:12 PM IST

Yashwant and Shatrughan Sinha vow to take Hardik Patel's agitation across the nation

Former Union finance minister Yashwant Sinha said that he would spread Hardik Patel’s movement across the country.

Sep 04, 2018, 22:29 PM IST

PMO taking all ministerial decisions, ministers do nothing, allege Yashwant Sinha, Arun Shourie

Both Yashwant Sinha and Arun Shourie have been very vocal about the Modi government's functioning.

Aug 11, 2018, 10:22 AM IST

Rafale fighter jet deal: Opposition maligning Centre through fabricated facts, says Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

The Opposition has been demanding a time-bound probe into the Rafale deal by national auditor CAG.

Aug 09, 2018, 07:35 AM IST

Bofors pales into insignificance before Rafale 'scam', allege Yaswant Sinha, Shourie

The trio, known as strong critics of the NDA government, also accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of single-handedly changing the parameters of the deal and that there was a gross violation of mandatory procedures in finalising the contract. 

Aug 08, 2018, 21:40 PM IST

Party gave Yashwant Sinha a lot but he acted like a Congress leader, says BJP

Yashwant Sinha alleged on Wednesday that there was a 'threat' to democracy under the present dispensation. 

Apr 21, 2018, 23:25 PM IST

Yashwant Sinha ends all ties with BJP, says taking 'sanyas' from party-politics

He made the announcement at an event in Bihar's Patna. He was attending an event 'Rashtra Manch' which was venued at Patna's SKM Hall.

Apr 21, 2018, 13:55 PM IST

Yashwant Sinha tears into Modi govt; raises economic issues, women's safety

While Yashwant Sinha dismissed Modi government’s claims of India being the world’s fastest growing economy, he pointed that rapes had become the order of the day.

Apr 17, 2018, 12:07 PM IST

Farmers' income declined 1.38%, under Modi govt: Yashwant Sinha

Criticising the recent Budget announcements of the Narendra Modi government, former union minister and senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Tuesday said that currently there is distress in rural India with farmers' income declining by 1.38 percent in the last four years.

Feb 06, 2018, 20:52 PM IST

Apologise and resign from party: Telangana BJP tells Yashwant, Shatrughan Sinha

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders are voicing their opposition to the launch of 'Rashtra Manch', the political platform launched by senior party leader Yashwant Sinha against the policies of the Central government. Telangana unit of the BJP on Wednesday hit out at Yashwant Sinha saying that he had "crossed all the limits" and should quit the BJP.

Jan 31, 2018, 16:19 PM IST

All in BJP living in fear, we are not, says Yashwant Sinha after launching new political front

Yashwant Sinha likened the present situation to that which prevailed 70 years ago when Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated. 

Jan 30, 2018, 18:03 PM IST

BJP leader Yashwant Sinha to launch 'National Forum' of leaders across political spectrum

The organisation says it is a forum of leaders who are coming together in view of the 'grave social, economic and constitutional crises' facing the country.

Jan 30, 2018, 08:17 AM IST

Narendra Modi bringing policies opposed by BJP during Congress: Yashwant Sinha

Vajpayee's BJP had equality, Modi-Shah's BJP is not the same, says Yashwant Sinha.

Jan 10, 2018, 21:30 PM IST