Yashwant Sinha

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The Hindu
Manmohan Singh's 1991 Budget: Twenty five years ago this dayapproach to foreign investment, arguing that Foreign Direct Investment would be
Manmohan Singh's 1991 Budget: Twenty five years ago this day
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
approach to foreign investment, arguing that Foreign Direct Investment would be detrimental to India’s interests. Even Yashwant Sinha, who has argued his case for being the “original reformer”, was very critical of the industrial policy reforms... Read more
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The Economic Times
25 years of reforms: PV Narasimha Rao, the man of that momentgreatly reduced, if not disappear entirely. The first Budget of 1991, an inter
25 years of reforms: PV Narasimha Rao, the man of that moment
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
greatly reduced, if not disappear entirely. The first Budget of 1991, an interim one before the election, was presented by Yashwant Sinha in his Janata Dal days. Ten years later, as the BJP's finance minister, he would make the sensible shift to... Read more
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New Kerala
Ghulam Nabi Azad is the Amit Shah of Congress: Sheila Dikshit - newkerala.com #92138a veiled reference to the Bharatiya Janata Party which has been accused of side
Ghulam Nabi Azad is the Amit Shah of Congress: Sheila Dikshit - newkerala.com #92138
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
a veiled reference to the Bharatiya Janata Party which has been accused of sidelining veterans like L.K. Advani and Yashwant Sinha, Dikshit said that both veterans and youth will have a place in Congress party, but hinted at changes in the... Read more
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asianage
Speculations rife on future of Gujarat CM Anandiben Patel as she turns 75 soonthe age bar had cancelled out ministerial berths for senior leaders like L K Ad
Speculations rife on future of Gujarat CM Anandiben Patel as she turns 75 soon
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
the age bar had cancelled out ministerial berths for senior leaders like L K Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi, Shanta Kumar and Yashwant Sinha. Sinha had in the past remarked that BJP has "declared brain dead on May 26, 2014" its leaders above the age... Read more
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asianage
Speculations rife on future of Gujarat CM Anandiben Patel as she turns 75 soonthe age bar had cancelled out ministerial berths for senior leaders like L K Ad
Speculations rife on future of Gujarat CM Anandiben Patel as she turns 75 soon
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
the age bar had cancelled out ministerial berths for senior leaders like L K Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi, Shanta Kumar and Yashwant Sinha. Sinha had in the past remarked that BJP has "declared brain dead on May 26, 2014" its leaders above the age... Read more
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Business Standard India
Speculations rife on future of Anandiben Patel as she turns 75 soonthe age bar had cancelled out ministerial berths for senior leaders like L K Ad
Speculations rife on future of Anandiben Patel as she turns 75 soon
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
the age bar had cancelled out ministerial berths for senior leaders like L K Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi, Shanta Kumar and Yashwant Sinha. Sinha had in the past remarked that BJP has "declared brain dead on May 26, 2014" its leaders above the age... Read more
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dna
Gujarat: Speculations rife on future of CM Anandiben Patel as she turns 75 soonthe age bar had cancelled out ministerial berths for senior leaders like L K Ad
Gujarat: Speculations rife on future of CM Anandiben Patel as she turns 75 soon
dna / Posted 8 days ago
the age bar had cancelled out ministerial berths for senior leaders like L K Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi, Shanta Kumar and Yashwant Sinha. Sinha had in the past remarked that BJP has "declared brain dead on May 26, 2014" its leaders above the age... Read more
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The Economic Times
Speculations rife on future of Gujarat CM Anandiben Patel as she turns 75 soonthe age bar had cancelled out ministerial berths for senior leaders like L K Ad
Speculations rife on future of Gujarat CM Anandiben Patel as she turns 75 soon
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
the age bar had cancelled out ministerial berths for senior leaders like L K Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi, Shanta Kumar and Yashwant Sinha. Sinha had in the past remarked that BJP has "declared brain dead on May 26, 2014" its leaders above the age... Read more
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8d
Hindustantimes.com
Monsoon session an acid test for NDA govt’s political risk managementfinance minister Manmohan Singh was forced to moderate a steep hike in fertilis
Monsoon session an acid test for NDA govt’s political risk management
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
finance minister Manmohan Singh was forced to moderate a steep hike in fertiliser prices proposed in 1991. Likewise, Yashwant Sinha as finance minister had to rollback a decision to raise manure prices in 2000. In 2006, the Manmohan... Read more
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dna
GDP figures: Yashwant Sinha questions 'discrepancies', says govt should clarify after US criticismBJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Monday joined skeptics saying the 7.6 per cent gro
GDP figures: Yashwant Sinha questions 'discrepancies', says govt should clarify after US criticism
dna / Posted 14 days ago
BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Monday joined skeptics saying the 7.6 per cent growth rate for 2015- 16 may have been "inflated" due to "discrepancies" which if removed would bring it down "drastically". He said the discrepancy figure of a whopping Rs... Read more
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The Telegraph
Tea party had finance minister's nod: Punitaforeign institutional investors) The Mauritius investment route was established
Tea party had finance minister's nod: Punita
The Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
foreign institutional investors) The Mauritius investment route was established long before my father-in-law (Yashwant Sinha) became the finance minister. The fund I used to manage was set up before he became finance minister. Hundreds... Read more
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The Financial Express
From Smriti Irani ‘downfall’ to Arun Jaitley ‘loss’; an insider’s accountis a global investor and an independent director on boards of several companies
From Smriti Irani ‘downfall’ to Arun Jaitley ‘loss’; an insider’s account
The Financial Express / Posted 16 days ago
is a global investor and an independent director on boards of several companies), but because his father, BJP dissident Yashwant Sinha, continues to needle the Modi government. Just a fortnight ago, the former external affairs minister had... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Never too old to retire: Why Kalraj, Najma continue in Modi govtpower in 2014, government spin doctors said age was not on the side of leaders
Never too old to retire: Why Kalraj, Najma continue in Modi govt
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 days ago
power in 2014, government spin doctors said age was not on the side of leaders such as LK Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi and Yashwant Sinha. Despite no formal announcement, BJP sources told the media that all of them were more than 75 years old and... Read more
20d
New Kerala
Jayant Sinha takes charge as Minister of State in Civil Aviation Ministry - newkerala.com #86694in the position till yesterday, the 5th July 2016. Jayant Sinha was born in Gi
Jayant Sinha takes charge as Minister of State in Civil Aviation Ministry - newkerala.com #86694
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
in the position till yesterday, the 5th July 2016. Jayant Sinha was born in Giridih in Jharkhand, on 21st April 1963 to Yashwant Sinha and Nilima Sinha. He was Educated at I.I.T., Delhi, University of Pennsylvania and Harvard Business School... Read more
20d
Asia Sentinel
India’s Modi Reshuffle Cabinets: Some Gains, Some Surprisesat the aviation ministry. His only failing appears to be having as his father a
India’s Modi Reshuffle Cabinets: Some Gains, Some Surprises
Asia Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
at the aviation ministry. His only failing appears to be having as his father a former BJP finance and foreign minister, Yashwant Sinha, who has been an outspoken Modi critic, most recently over failures on foreign policy. An equally unexpected... Read more
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The Financial Express
Jayant Sinha is MoS Civil Aviation in Modi Cabinet reshuffle: 3 likely reasons for being moved from Financea bank-driven stressed asset fund, which did not factor in political implicatio
Jayant Sinha is MoS Civil Aviation in Modi Cabinet reshuffle: 3 likely reasons for being moved from Finance
The Financial Express / Posted 20 days ago
a bank-driven stressed asset fund, which did not factor in political implications,” the report said. 3) The third could be Yashwant Sinha’s (Jayant Sinha’s father) severe criticism of the Narendra Modi government. Some believe that this may have... Read more
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20d
The Economic Times
Did Jayant Sinha pay the price for speaking out of turn often?banking and revenue, the Hazaribagh MP was not allowed to handle disinvestment
Did Jayant Sinha pay the price for speaking out of turn often?
The Economic Times / Posted 20 days ago
banking and revenue, the Hazaribagh MP was not allowed to handle disinvestment matters. Many expected Sinha, whose father Yashwant Sinha was finance minister in the Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Chandrashekhar governments, to get a promotion. But he... Read more
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The Hindu
As it happened: PM Modi's Union Cabinet expansionhome appliances. Jayant Sinha (Finance) He is the Lok Sabha MP from Hazaribagh
As it happened: PM Modi's Union Cabinet expansion
The Hindu / Posted 22 days ago
home appliances. Jayant Sinha (Finance) He is the Lok Sabha MP from Hazaribagh constituency, Jharkhand. Mr Sinha, son of Yashwant Sinha was an investment professional and an alumunus of the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, and Harvard... Read more
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The Financial Express
Tax reforms in India: Challenges of enacting lawsduring the formulation of subordinate legislation. On one matter, that of tax a
Tax reforms in India: Challenges of enacting laws
The Financial Express / Posted 23 days ago
during the formulation of subordinate legislation. On one matter, that of tax amnesty used by successive finance ministers Yashwant Sinha, P Chidambaram and Arun Jaitley, he surprisingly does not offer criticism despite international experience... Read more
24d
The Economic Times
Forget big bang, give and take is the only way for reforms in India: Yashwant SinhaIn a chat with Supriya Shrinate of ET Now, Yashwant Sinha, Former Finance Minis
Forget big bang, give and take is the only way for reforms in India: Yashwant Sinha
The Economic Times / Posted 24 days ago
In a chat with Supriya Shrinate of ET Now, Yashwant Sinha, Former Finance Minister, says he does not agree with Manmohan Singh. Not only crisis, reforms have been voluntary process in India as well. Edited excerptsSupriya Shrinate: It is a great day... Read more
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The Financial Express
Yashwant Sinha: Raghuram Rajan not PM or FM of India, responsible for controversy around himRBI governor isn’t the PM or FM, he has a very well defined role in the system,
Yashwant Sinha: Raghuram Rajan not PM or FM of India, responsible for controversy around him
The Financial Express / Posted 25 days ago
RBI governor isn’t the PM or FM, he has a very well defined role in the system, Sinha told ET Now. (ANI) Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Friday said that RBI governor Raghuram Rajan’s statements are also responsible for the controversy around... Read more
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dna
Madhya Pradesh cabinet expansion: BJP veterans Babulal Gaur, Sartaj Singh asked to resigntold PTI. Several bigwigs in BJP, including party patriarch L K Advani, beside
Madhya Pradesh cabinet expansion: BJP veterans Babulal Gaur, Sartaj Singh asked to resign
dna / Posted 25 days ago
told PTI. Several bigwigs in BJP, including party patriarch L K Advani, besides Murli Manohar Joshi, Jaswant Singh and Yashwant Sinha were marginalised in the party and not accomodated in the Modi government due to their advanced age. Advani... Read more
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Business Standard India
Chouhan expands ministry, drops veterans Gaur, Singhceremony. Several bigwigs in BJP, including party patriarch L K Advani, beside
Chouhan expands ministry, drops veterans Gaur, Singh
Business Standard India / Posted 25 days ago
ceremony. Several bigwigs in BJP, including party patriarch L K Advani, besides Murli Manohar Joshi, Jaswant Singh and Yashwant Sinha were marginalised in the party and not accomodated in the Modi government due to their advanced age. Advani... Read more
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dna
Congress likely to raise Swamy's jibes, NSG rebuff in Monsoon session of Parliamentagreement with the US was achieved by India during the UPA rule "without pomp a
Congress likely to raise Swamy's jibes, NSG rebuff in Monsoon session of Parliament
dna / Posted 28 days ago
agreement with the US was achieved by India during the UPA rule "without pomp and show". He said that senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha, who was the External Affairs Minister in the NDA-1 Government, had wondered as to why India was pushing for... Read more
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The Financial Express
Congress takes on Narendra Modi on terror, NSG: to raise issues in Parliamentagreement with the US was achieved by India during the UPA rule “without pomp a
Congress takes on Narendra Modi on terror, NSG: to raise issues in Parliament
The Financial Express / Posted 28 days ago
agreement with the US was achieved by India during the UPA rule “without pomp and show”. He said that senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha, who was the External Affairs Minister in the NDA-1 Government, had wondered as to why India was pushing for... Read more
29d
Central Chronicle
Modi Govt’s Pakistan policy has failed : Yashwant SinhaLashkar attack left eight CRPF personnel dead in Pampore, Jammu and Kashmir, fo
Modi Govt’s Pakistan policy has failed : Yashwant Sinha
Central Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
Lashkar attack left eight CRPF personnel dead in Pampore, Jammu and Kashmir, former Union Minister and senior BJP Leader Yashwant Sinha called the Modi Government’s Pakistan policy a complete failure. “When these numbers of our people are being... Read more
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The Financial Express
JD (U) slams foreign policy, asks BJP to pay heed to Yashwant Sinha’s adviceNarendra Modi rather than believing in receiving standing ovations abroad must
JD (U) slams foreign policy, asks BJP to pay heed to Yashwant Sinha’s advice
The Financial Express / Posted 29 days ago
Narendra Modi rather than believing in receiving standing ovations abroad must focus on the advice of former union minister Yashwant Sinha, who has questioned the ruling dispensation’s policy with regard to hostile neighbour Pakistan. JD (U) leader... Read more
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dna
NSG inter-plenary meeting in November to consider India's bidit will be condemned to a second-class membership. Meanwhile, former external
NSG inter-plenary meeting in November to consider India's bid
dna / Posted 29 days ago
it will be condemned to a second-class membership. Meanwhile, former external affairs minister and senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Sunday joined the Opposition, calling it an 'embarrassment' to India. He said there was no need for India... Read more
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Business Standard India
Yashwant Sinha slams Modi govt on Pak, NSGMEA asks China to be more accommodative of Indian interests Madhya Pradesh Chi
Yashwant Sinha slams Modi govt on Pak, NSG
Business Standard India / Posted 29 days ago
MEA asks China to be more accommodative of Indian interests Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday seemed to disagree with South Block's public comments on China blocking India's bid... Read more
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New Kerala
Yashwant Sinha flays government on NSG fiasco - newkerala.com #82211New Delhi, June 26 : Senior BJP leader and former Union Minister Yashwant Sinha
Yashwant Sinha flays government on NSG fiasco - newkerala.com #82211
New Kerala / Posted 29 days ago
New Delhi, June 26 : Senior BJP leader and former Union Minister Yashwant Sinha on Sunday flayed the Narendra Modi government for the fiasco on NSG membership in Seoul. "India has shown so much keenness and desperation in getting NSG membership, it... Read more
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dna
After Congress, BJP veteran Yashwant Sinha flays Modi's NSG strategyThe Modi government came under fresh attack over India's failed bid for NSG mem
After Congress, BJP veteran Yashwant Sinha flays Modi's NSG strategy
dna / Posted 29 days ago
The Modi government came under fresh attack over India's failed bid for NSG membership, with BJP veteran Yashwant Sinha saying there was no need for approaching the bloc as an "applicant" as Congress termed the push for entering the elite grouping as... Read more
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Business Standard India
Yashwant Sinha slams Centre on Pak, Shivraj advises stronger Indo-China tiesSinha says India's efforts for NSG were 'misguided'; Chouhan says dialogue with
Yashwant Sinha slams Centre on Pak, Shivraj advises stronger Indo-China ties
Business Standard India / Posted 29 days ago
Sinha says India's efforts for NSG were 'misguided'; Chouhan says dialogue with Beijing must continue Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today seemed to... Read more
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New Kerala
Congress backs Yashwant Sinha, says India - newkerala.com #82164New Delhi, June 26 : The Congress on Sunday used former union minister Yashwant
Congress backs Yashwant Sinha, says India - newkerala.com #82164
New Kerala / Posted 29 days ago
New Delhi, June 26 : The Congress on Sunday used former union minister Yashwant Sinha's diatribe against Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government's policy with regard to Pakistan to corner the ruling dispensation and said it is extremely... Read more
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New Kerala
Yashwant Sinha slams Modi Govt. for projecting 'desperate' image to join NSG - newkerala.com #82067to project a 'desperate' image to the world in an attempt to join the Nuclear S
Yashwant Sinha slams Modi Govt. for projecting 'desperate' image to join NSG - newkerala.com #82067
New Kerala / Posted 30 days ago
to project a 'desperate' image to the world in an attempt to join the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Sunday alleged that New Delhi would be nothing but a 'loser' if it joined the elite group. Speaking to ANI... Read more
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New Kerala
"Brain dead" Yashwant Sinha slams govt. policy towards Pak, hints at "war-like-situation" - newkerala.com #82063deadly Lashkar attack in Pampore in which eight CRPF personnel were martyred, f
"Brain dead" Yashwant Sinha slams govt. policy towards Pak, hints at "war-like-situation" - newkerala.com #82063
New Kerala / Posted 30 days ago
deadly Lashkar attack in Pampore in which eight CRPF personnel were martyred, former union minister and senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Sunday alleged that India's current policy with Pakistan was a complete failure and called on the Narendra... Read more
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The Economic Times
BJP leader Yashwant Sinha flays Modi government over NSG issueNEW DELHI: Former External Affairs Minister Yashwant Sinha today flayed the Nar
BJP leader Yashwant Sinha flays Modi government over NSG issue
The Economic Times / Posted 30 days ago
NEW DELHI: Former External Affairs Minister Yashwant Sinha today flayed the Narendra Modi government over its vigorous push to get NSG membership, saying there was no need for it and India should not have gone to the elite grouping as an... Read more
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The Hindu
BJP leader Yashwant Sinha flays Modi govt over NSG issueHe said India should not accept NSG membership as it has already got what it ne
BJP leader Yashwant Sinha flays Modi govt over NSG issue
The Hindu / Posted 30 days ago
He said India should not accept NSG membership as it has already got what it needs. Former External Affairs Minister Yashwant Sinha on Sunday flayed the Narendra Modi government over its vigorous push to get NSG membership, saying there was no need... Read more
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The Financial Express
Yashwant Sinha slams govt policy towards Pak, hints at ‘war-like-situation’former union minister and senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Sunday alleged th
Yashwant Sinha slams govt policy towards Pak, hints at ‘war-like-situation’
The Financial Express / Posted 30 days ago
former union minister and senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Sunday alleged that India’s current policy with Pakistan was a complete failure (ANI) In the wake of the deadly Lashkar attack in Pampore in which eight CRPF personnel were martyred,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Even if accepted in NSG, India will be the loser: Yashwant SinhaSenior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha on Sunday said India
Even if accepted in NSG, India will be the loser: Yashwant Sinha
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 30 days ago
Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha on Sunday said India would be the “loser” even if it was now accepted into the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG). “Would like to say strongly that India must not accept NSG membership, there is... Read more
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dna
Pampore attack - Our govt's Pakistan policy has completely failed: Yashwant SinhaSenior BJP leader and former Foreign Minister Yashwant Sinha on Sunday again cr
Pampore attack - Our govt's Pakistan policy has completely failed: Yashwant Sinha
dna / Posted 30 days ago
Senior BJP leader and former Foreign Minister Yashwant Sinha on Sunday again criticised the Modi government for engaging Pakistan in peace talk, in view of the recent Pampore attacks. "If it is true that the two terrorists killed yesterday were... Read more
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The Financial Express
Indo-Pak policy has completely failed: Yashwant SinhaYashwant Sinha told ANI, India’s Pakistan policy has completely failed (ANI) W
Indo-Pak policy has completely failed: Yashwant Sinha
The Financial Express / Posted 30 days ago
Yashwant Sinha told ANI, India’s Pakistan policy has completely failed (ANI) With reference to India’s US-backed efforts to attain Nuclear Suppliers Group of 48 nations controlling access to sensitive nuclear technology membership, senior BJP leader... Read more

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