Jayant Sinha

Hazaribagh at crossroads: Clash of Right and Left candidates

Displacement, unemployment, forceful land acquisition and lack of irrigation facilities plague the constituency.

published on : 4th May 2019

Will never let airline go down: Jet employees union in open letter

Recently, MoS (Civil Aviation) Jayant Sinha reported comments that capable employees of Jet Airways would be absorbed by other airlines.

published on : 21st April 2019

Union ministers renominated; Three-time CM replaces eight-term MP as BJP nominee

Union Minister of state for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha and Union Minister of State for Tribal Affairs Sudarshan Bhagat have been re-nominated from Hazaribagh and Lohardaga (ST) constituencies.

published on : 24th March 2019

Don't have sufficient well-capitalised companies with long-term view on helicopters: Jayant Sinha

The central government has awarded various routes under its regional connectivity scheme Udan, short for Ude Desh ka Aam Nagrik, for helicopters.

published on : 13th February 2019

WATCH: Union Minister Jayant Sinha gets photobombed after Budget 2019, video goes viral

After the budget presentation, the Minister of State (MoS) for Civil Aviation was talking to reporters outside the Parliament, when a girl hilariously photobombed the interview.

published on : 2nd February 2019

Kerala government can bid for Thiruvananthapuram airport, says Jayant Sinha

Earlier this month, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan appealed to the Centre not to lease out the Thiruvananthapuram airport.

published on : 27th December 2018

Government has prepared revival plan for Air India: Union Minister Jayant Sinha

Various initiatives to turnaround the national carrier, which is staying afloat on a bailout package extended by the previous government, including monetisation of real estate assets are progressing.

published on : 27th December 2018

Government owes Air India Rs 1,000 crore, says Aviation Ministry

Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha said, the government owes the cash-strapped Air India Rs 1,000.62 crore.

published on : 13th December 2018

MoS Jayant Sinha buys food in AirAsia flight after airline did not change pre-booked meal

An airline spokesperson said the minister did not have any issues with its services.

published on : 22nd November 2018

Revival package of Air India in final stages: Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha

The revival package is being undertaken after the government failed to divest the national carrier to private operators due to huge liabilities.

published on : 1st October 2018

Lynchers are getting patrons in powerful: Harsh Mander

Social activist Harsh Mander blamed the people in power for the rising cases of lynching in the country. 

published on : 13th September 2018

Government has no plan to completely exit Air India, says Union minister Jayant Sinha

The proposed stake sale in the debt-laden airline failed to take off as it did not receive any Expression of Interest (EoI) from potential bidders when the deadline ended on May 30.

published on : 2nd August 2018

Lynching row: Opposition raises slogans against Jayant Sinha in Lok Sabha 

The Opposition created a ruckus in Lok Sabha and demanded an apology from Sinha. They raised slogans such as "stop garlanding convicts" as Sinha responded to a question on upgradation of airports.

published on : 19th July 2018

Union Minister Jayant Sinha dares Rahul Gandhi for debate on Ramgarh lynching case

Sinha, who has been strongly criticised by the opposition for meeting and garlanding 8 convicts of a lynching incident in his Lok Sabha constituency and had on Wednesday expressed regret for his act.

published on : 12th July 2018

Jayant Sinha expresses 'regret' over garlanding lynching convicts

If by garlanding them an impression has gone out that I support such vigilantism then I express regret over it, Jayant Sinha said.

published on : 11th July 2018
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