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Undeclared emergency in the country: Yashwant Sinha

Guwahati, Feb 10 (UNI) Former union minister Yashwant Sinha today claimed that there is a state of ‘undeclared emergency’ in the country, under the current political regime in New Delhi. “There is an undeclared emergency in the country today and an overwhelming atmosphere of fear among all sections of society. Therefore, it is very important […]

Fierce fighter, peerless friend: Why George Fernandes remains special, writes Yashwant Sinha

George Fernandes had seen ups and downs in his political career but always remained the kind-hearted human being that I knew. George Fernandes was a fighter and he fought his battles with unparalleled tenacity. I had heard the story of how he held on to the railway tracks with his fingers during the famous railway […]

Explained: What’s the difference between a full Budget and an interim Budget?

Budget 2019: At the end of its term, a government usually presents a vote on account rather than a full Budget. What is the difference? A look at what interim Budgets have covered over the years, or left for the next government. On February 1, the government is set to present its last Budget ahead […]

Entirely Improper of PM Modi to Talk Politics at Pravasi Bharatiya Divas: Yashwant Sinha

Held in Varanasi, the event became yet another platform for PM Modi to campaign for 2019 Polls. Former Bharatiya Janata Party leader Yashwant Sinha, on January 23, took to Twitter to criticise Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his speech at the 15th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas. He wrote: “It was entirely improper on the part of the […]

We have lost Kashmir, Army only reason it is still forcibly with us: Yashwant Sinha

New Delhi ; In a shocking admission,former finance minister and BJP rebel leader, Yas­hwant Sinha, has said that Government of India (GoI) has been “quelling rebellion” in Kashmir by the use of force. In an interactive session with a New Delhi based news portal, Yashwant said that he got this impression after his two visits […]

Mamata Banerjee will make good PM: Yashwant Sinha

Speaking at a talk show organised by the ruling Trinamool Congress, Sinha also accused the Narendra Modi government of destroying various institutions in the country, including the Union Cabinet. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has all the qualities to make a good Prime Minister, former Union Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha said on Sunday. Speaking at a talk show organised by […]

No Team, Just 2-Person Regime: Yashwant Sinha’s Jibe On Modi Government

Yashwant Sinha, who handled finance and external affairs portfolios in the Atal Bihari Vajpayee cabinet, was speaking to the media after meeting Patidar leader Hardik Patel in Ahmedabad. No Team, Just 2-Person Regime: Yashwant Sinha’s Jibe On Modi Government Yashwant Sinha, who handled finance and external affairs portfolios in the Atal Bihari Vajpayee cabinet, was […]

Yashwant Sinha: Atal Bihari Vajpayee was a great PM and truly the voice of India

When I was preparing my very first Budget, I went to him for guidance and despite all the challenges on the economic front, Vajpayee told me that I must take care of the farmers. WHEN VAJPAYEE appointed me as the Finance Minister in 1998, I was taken by surprise. I had been told that I […]