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Constitutional institutions decimated under Modi regime: Yashwant Sinha

Addressing an Asia Society event late evening, he also called for more institutionalised mechanism to select the heads of constitutionally mandated national institutions. Estranged BJP leader Yashwant Sinha Wednesday lamented at the decimation of Constitutional institutions like the Supreme Court, national investigative agency CBI, RBI, and Election Commission among others under the Modi regime. He […]

‘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 […]

‘Sirji, what’s happening?’ Shotgun Shatrughan Sinha takes a swing at PM Narendra Modi on Mamata Banerjee vs Centre

BJP’s rebel leader Shatrughan Sinha has already backed Mamata Banerjee in the past when he attended the mega opposition rally called by the Trinamool Congress leader in Kolkata last month and also endorsed her name for the post of the country’s Prime Minister. BJP’s rebel leader Shatrughan Sinha came out in support of Mamata Banerjee […]

Former BJP leader warns India against second term for Modi

Yashwant Sinha focuses his criticism on economic policy but is also worried by attacks on democracy and social harmony Veteran Indian politician Yashwant Sinha does not mince words in his assessment of Narendra Modi’s first term as prime minister. The former finance minister is scathing not only about Mr Modi’s management of the economy, but […]

BJP Conspiring to Eliminate ‘Democracy’ in Country: Yashwant Sinha

Sultanpur,(UNI): Former Union Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha on Sunday said that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was ‘trying’ to eliminate democracy in the country. Addressing a gathering here at a programme organised in memory of freedom fighter Khudiram Bose, Mr Sinha alleged, “at first BJP strategically eliminated democracy in the party and now they want to […]