Jayant Sinha

Panel suggests abolishing LTCG tax on start-up investment

To support start-ups, the government is working on credit guarantee scheme which would facilitate easy lending to these companies.

published on : 16th September 2020

Train focus on MSMEs now: Jayant Sinha

Sinha said the Centre has already dispensed two stimulus packages and will continue to disburse further if the need arises.

published on : 9th May 2020

Divestment to help both LIC, government: Jayant Sinha

The capital raised post-divestment could be used in building infrastructure while the move would also bring in "accountability, transparency and efficiency" in the insurance behemoth, Sinha said.

published on : 2nd February 2020

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

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

Rahul Gandhi backs petition for recalling Jayant Sinha's Harvard alumni status

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday termed as disgusting Union Minister Jayant Sinhas action of felicitating seven convicted cow vigilantes as disgusting.

published on : 10th July 2018

Jayant Sinha condemns vigilantism, says he had ‘merely greeted’ visiting convicts

Sinha said that they had come to meet him after getting bail from the High Court and he had simply greeted them as the member of Parliament from the region.

published on : 8th July 2018

Union Minister Jayant Sinha draws flak after felicitating lynching convicts in Jharkhand

Sinha was caught on camera felicitating the eight persons, convicted for lynching Alimuddin Ansari in Ramgarh, who were released on Tuesday after granted bail by the Jharkhand High Court.

published on : 7th July 2018

No charges for cancelling tickets within 24 hours of booking: Aviation Ministry proposal

During this 24-hour 'lock-in period', passengers would be able to make a correction in name or amend the travel date free of cost, Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha said.

published on : 22nd May 2018

Situation created by Modi government 'worse than Emergency': Yashwant Sinha

The former external affairs minister pointed out that former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee had not hesitated to table the no-confidence motion in 1998 when his government had fallen by just 1 vote.

published on : 23rd April 2018

Air India to sell domestic and international operations together: Jayant Sinha

Civil aviation minister Jayant Sinha said on Friday that Air India’s domestic and international operations would be sold together.

published on : 2nd December 2017

Air India: No formal interest from Tatas, clarifies Union Minister Jayant Sinha

The comment sought to clear the air after he told a television news channel yesterday that there were indications of interest from the Tatas for Air India.

published on : 1st December 2017

Air India's domestic, global operations to be sold together: Union minister Jayant Sinha

The government has initiated the process for strategic disinvestment of debt-laden Air India as part of efforts to revive the national carrier.

published on : 1st December 2017
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