Maulshree Seth is a Principal Correspondent at The Indian Express
Sibal, who was accompanied by wife Promila while filing papers at Vidhan Bhavan in Lucknow, declared total assets — movable and immovable — worth over Rs 184 crore.
Singh’s name was declared for the MLC polls alongwith that of former Union minister Kapil Sibal, who is party’s candidate for Rajya Sabha from UP.
Since he arrived in Lucknow shortly after that meeting, Kishor has been saying a lot to party leaders and workers at levels from district to block to assembly constituency and frontal organisation.
We will identify good people who can spread the Congress campaign at the grassroots and Kishor’s team will do what they are best at — preparing campaign and strategy.
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Before Congress nominated him that year, Krishnam had floated a party, Hindustan United Movement, with support from Bareilly-based cleric Tauqir Raza.
Party appoints 13 new district and city unit presidents.
While Saumya Patel of Rae Bareli topped the High School examination; Sakshi Verma of Barabanki topped the Intermediate examination of UP Board.
Amid talks of SP sending him to the Rajya Sabha and his son Rakesh Verma to the Legislative Council, Verma said: “I would rather not speak about this, as this is homecoming for me.”
This proposal would be given to the respective district magistrates whose decision would then be informed to the respective school as well as the parents.
The government has also proposed that a couple could submit the form at the sub-registrar office of the Tehsil belonging to either of them (bride and groom) or at where the marriage took place.
He said BJP had announced Modi’s candidature in October, 2013 while his constituency was declared in March, 2014.
Till now, Priyanka has mostly confined herself to campaign in Rae Bareli and Amethi, represented by her mother Sonia Gandhi and brother Rahul, respectively, in the Lok Sabha.
Roy was sent to jail in 2013 following a dispute with market regulator SEBI on alleged irregularities in collecting funds from investors.
On April 13, the last of her assaulters, the influential nephew of a Samajwadi Party leader, was convicted. The girl, now 24, better known as Lucknow’s ‘Ashiana rape victim’, is set to enter Class XI.
The biggest gainer will be the ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) whose current strength of 227 MLAs would mean the party can nominate at least six members for three of its MPs completing tenure.
Anant’s campaign is being countered by Amita Sinh, who had lost the 2012 Assembly poll to SP candidate and now minister Gayatri Prajapati.
Last month, Kishor had met office-bearers of frontal organisations in Lucknow, where he had promised to arrange for meetings between the best performing workers and party vice-president Rahul Gandhi.
The Congress’s district unit, which claimed it put up the posters “to attract public attention”, is reportedly being made to withdraw them now after the state unit took note of the issue.
With an eye on UP polls next year and to show the alleged nexus between SP and BJP, Congress plans to project Ajay Rai, the party MLA from Pindra constituency in Varanasi, as a “hero” as he travels from Fatehgarh Central Jail in Farrukhabad to Varanasi, following his release on Monday. Each district and city […]
The seat had fallen vacant after sitting Samajwadi Party MLA Hazi Irfan died in a road accident.
In these districts, Akhilesh has either inaugurated or laid foundation stones of projects worth over Rs 1,000 crore. He has also distributed laptops, relief material and cheques under welfare schemes.
In Varanasi, the workers demanded that the charge of the poll campaign in the state should be handed over to Priyanka Gandhi.
The deadline ends on April 30.
Amethi, Rae Bareli, Sultanpur out of Kishor’s exercise; first two are personally monitored by Priyanka.
State president Nirmal Khatri confirmed that the three districts have not been asked to submit feedback.
With the BSP alleging that the Samajwadi Party government was taking credit for infrastructure projects it had launched when it was in power, CM Akhilesh Yadav on Friday termed Mayawati as SP’s ‘PK’.
On Friday — the last day of his two-day visit to Lucknow — Kishor held a meeting with frontal organisations at the state party headquarters.
Shahnawaj Ahmed, Chairman, Amethi Chapter of IIA, told The Indian Express, “On one end, governments are talking about promotional schemes for MSME, but here in Amethi, units are facing the worst scenario.”
In a one-on-one interaction, Rahul heard public grievances and listened to people as they urged him to travel to other parts of the state and to bring Priyanka Gandhi, his sister, into “active politics” before the assembly elections arrive next year.
Lucknow police overcomes crowd of ministers’ in city.
Last week, CM had directed installation of an additional 666 handpumps in the seven drought-hit districts of Bundelkhand, just a day after he allocated Rs 867.87 crore for farmers in parched areas of the state.
Sundar Lal raised the issue while serving food to Akhilesh Yadav; he granted cook’s village inter college for girls, CHC too
Last week, the state Congress had announced that it would hold a grand programme on April 17 at Itaunja on Lucknow outskirts to mark the occasion.
The university wants to identify “duplicate entries” and those institutes that have uploaded details of the faculty in an “unauthorised” manner