Tag Archives: Grand Alliance

Mahagathbandhan will be reality only if parties decide on seat sharing: Yashwant Sinha

HAZARIBAGH: A final decision on the proposed ‘mahagathbandhan’ at the national level can be taken only after the opposition parties decide on a seat sharing formula, former BJP leader Yashwant Sinha said on Wednesday. “The real shape of the mahagathbandhan against the BJP-led NDA is yet to take place and one cannot say how it […]

AAP rally highlights: Rahul, Mamata, Kejriwal, Naidu unite to oust Modi

Top Opposition leaders called for the ouster of PM Modi as they rallied in the capital in a show of strength but some of them admitted to differences within their ranks ahead of the Lok Sabha polls Congress Leader Anand Sharma with Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, BJP leader Shatrughan Sinha, Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu, […]

“No Need To Ask Modi Versus Who”: Yashwant Sinha On Opposition Unity

He also said even if the concept of one common candidate against the Bharatiya Janata Party has not emerged so far “closer to elections” it may materialise NEW DELHI: Former Union Minister Yashwant Sinha has said opposition unity against the BJP in the coming Lok Sabha elections is a “work in progress” but underlined that […]

“BJP Planning A Coup?”: CBI vs Kolkata Police Showdown Triggers Outcry

Leading the opposition’s onslaught was Lalu Yadav’s son Tejashwi Yadav, who said the state government had to take the move due to the “political decisions” the CBI had been taking at the behest of the BJP. KOLKATA: A Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team’s surprise visit to the Kolkata police chief Rajeev Kumar’s house triggered […]

BSP, SP should have included Congress in Uttar Pradesh alliance to finish the game: Yashwant Sinha

Yashwant Sinha said the idea of putting up a common opposition candidate against the BJP has not materialised. NEW DELHI: Former Union Minister Yashwant Sinha says the BSP and Samajwadi Party opposition unity against the BJP in the coming Lok Sabha elections is a “work in progress” but feels that the two parties should have […]

Fight not to remove PM Modi, but against a mindset, says former BJP leader Yashwant Sinha

Yashwant Sinha batted for a united opposition candidate against the BJP in 2019 elections. The former Union Minister made fun of Modi’s government’s slogan of “sabka saath sabka vikas” and said the apt slogan would be “sabka saath sabka vinash”. The opposition’s efforts to form a grand alliance is not an attempt to remove Prime […]

After BJP Loss, Yashwant Sinha’s Victory Mantra To Opposition For 2019

Yashwant Sinha said the Congress should refrain from declaring itself as leader of the opposition alliance. KOLKATA:  Former BJP leader Yashwant Sinha who is a bitter critic of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government’s policies at the centre has said that the party’s defeat in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh has dispelled the theory of “Modi magic”. Mr Sinha […]