'My son will follow his Raj Dharma, I will follow my Rashtra Dharma': Yashwant on BJP MP Jayant Sinha
On the BJP-led NDA nominating Droupadi Murmu, a tribal leader, for the presidential election, the former minister said elevating an individual does not ensure the elevation of the whole community.
BJP MP and former Union minister Jayant Sinha is in no dilemma when it comes to deciding who he will vote for in the presidential election.
The ICAI, according to the president, has in the past 15 years permanently revoked membership of seven CAs who were found indulging in unethical practices.
Recently, MoS (Civil Aviation) Jayant Sinha reported comments that capable employees of Jet Airways would be absorbed by other airlines.
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.
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.
If by garlanding them an impression has gone out that I support such vigilantism then I express regret over it, Jayant Sinha said.
Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday termed as disgusting Union Minister Jayant Sinhas action of felicitating seven convicted cow vigilantes as disgusting.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Civil aviation minister Jayant Sinha said on Friday that Air India’s domestic and international operations would be sold together.
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.
The government has initiated the process for strategic disinvestment of debt-laden Air India as part of efforts to revive the national carrier.
Actor Amitabh Bachchan, Minister Jayant Sinha and others on Paradise Papers list: How they responded
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Jayant Sinha's name has cropped up in the leaked list of 'Paradise Papers' of companies having offshore entities globally even as he said the transactions were not done for any "personal purpose."
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The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists released 'The Paradise Papers' which reveal offshore interests and activities of more than 120 politicians and world leaders.
Speaking at a book release function on Thursday night, Sinha said there was an attempt to create father-son complications following his article slamming the Modi government's handling of the economy.
National carrier Air India will be saving around Rs 8-10 crore annually through its decision to discontinue non-vegetarian meals in the economy class on domestic flights, parliament was told.