Yashvir Singh

  • UPA did better in Winter Session: Govt December 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Despite several disruptions over FDI in retail and promotion quota bill issues, the Winter Session of Parliament (Nov 22Dec 20) was better than the previous Monsoon Session, during which 13 out of 20 days were washed out to protests over faulty coal block allocations, the government said Thursday....
  • SP MP regrets snatching quota bill from Narayanasamy December 20, 2012

    New Delhi: Samajwadi Party member Yashvir Singh, who had stunned the Lok Sabha on Wednesday by snatching a copy of the quota bill from Minister V Narayanasamy, on Thursday expressed regret over the incident. Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar said the member had expressed regret over the unfortunate incident which...
  • SushilYashvir pairing ends after WFI omits coach November 27, 2012

    New Delhi: The partnership that brought India two successive Olympic medals, ended after the Wresting Federation of India, apparently at Satpal Singh's insistence, omitted Sushil Kumar's coach, Yashvir Singh, from the national camp. Yashvir, who is employed with the Delhi state government's education department as a physical teacher, has been...
  • 'Wrestlers' experience improves our chances' July 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Beijing bronze medallist Sushil Kumar and his longtime friend and fellow grappler Yogeshwar Dutt have enough experience to make the London Olympics a memorable event, feels their coach Yashvir Singh. Yashvir, who has closely witnessed Sushil and Yogeshwars ascent to the higher echelons of the sport, said the...