Tag Archives: Jammu and Kashmir

Don’t detract from the rule of law: Citizens group

The group has also warned that any attempt to leverage developments in J&K for electoral purposes should be avoided at all costs. NEW DELHI: Amid speculation about a “tough response” from the Narendra Modi-led NDA government at the Centre in the backdrop of Pulwama terror attack, a citizens group consisting of former Union minister Yashwant Sinha […]

No Innocent Kashmiri Should Be Targeted, Says Yashwant Sinha-Led Group

From West Bengal to Jammu, there have been several reports of Kashmiris being harassed or beaten up in the wake of the Pulwama terror attack. The Supreme Court has asked states to take all steps to protect Kashmiris. NEW DELHI: The Concerned Citizens Group (CCG), led by former Union minister Yashwant Sinha, issued a statement on […]

Policy beyond guns

In dire need of a political solution, militancy in Kashmir can only be curbed with sincere outreach While Pakistan needs to be taught a lesson for sponsoring terrorist attacks in Kashmir, there is also a need to address the Kashmir problem internally. There is no doubt that there are many things which need attention including […]

Shatrughan Sinha warns against hasty retaliation over Pulwama attack

Actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha, distressed and disturbed by the February 14 terror attack in Pulwama, Jammu and Kashmir, has cautioned against hasty retaliatory action. “Josh mein kahin apna hosh na kho baithe (we may lose our better sense in haste). I know passions are running high after what has happened in Pulwama. It is a shameful […]

‘Accidental Home Minister’ – ‘Rajnath Singh’ Back In Spotlight As ‘Modi’ Doctrine Fails

Prime Minister Narendra Modi sidelined the home minister for five years. Now he has no one but himself to blame for the Kashmir crisis. The day after the worst militant attack in Kashmir in over two decades, Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off a new high-speed train, and then travelled to Jhansi for a public […]

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 […]

Yashwant Sinha: Just to take credit, Modi simply renamed existing schemes

There is one thing he has done which no PM has done before — he has taken most of the existing govt programmes and renamed them, so that the credit and glory accumulate to him, says Yashwant Sinha Modi is the kind of man who wants to do everything himself and who is obsessed with […]

PM Modi obsessed with creating history everyday: Yashwant Sinha

Modi is the kind of man who wants to do everything himself and who is obsessed with creating history everyday. If he can become the first Indian Prime Minister to visit Timbuktu he would do so whether it is necessary and impactful or not, says former Union Minister Yashwant Sinha. There is one thing he […]