Thursday, Jul 31, 2014

Maulshree Seth

Principal Correspondent

UP govt removes Advocate General
Thu, Jul 31, 2014

Mishra aalleges ‘conspiracy’, says would clarify things to Mulayam.

After 18 years, Amethi’s first wife back to claim ‘rightful place’ in the palace
Tue, Jul 29, 2014

Claiming to be Sinh’s “lawfully wedded wife”, Garima and her children entered the palace on July 25.

Rahul attacks govt’s ‘failure’ on price rise
Sat, Jul 26, 2014

The common people have been hurt the most, Rahul said.

Rahul in Amethi today, to visit booths that gave him most votes
Fri, Jul 25, 2014

Rahul’s day-long visit on Friday would also see him hosting an iftar party in Salon assembly for workers and state leaders.

Fund-starved Cong holds iftar with contributions, minus luxury
Fri, Jul 25, 2014

Withholds staff’s June salary, cites AICC curtailed budget as reason.

No nod but Cong to go ahead with ‘peace march’ to counter BJP
Thu, Jul 24, 2014

BJP has already announced a protest on the Kanth issue on July 26.

State govt wants rooftops to turn into power plants
Thu, Jul 24, 2014

During peak hours in summer, Uttar Pradesh faces a shortage of 1000 mw to 3000 mw power.

UP govt wants rooftops to turn into power plants
Wed, Jul 23, 2014

State moots policy based on net energy metering, floats tender for 300mw solar power generation.

Qureshi’s tenure: The 30 days Raj Bhavan hadn’t seen in few years
Wed, Jul 23, 2014

Though 'outspoken', Qureshi is is not known to have courted controversies in his long political career.

Bill Clinton interacts with kids, women in UP village
Wed, Jul 23, 2014

Clinton’s foundation informed the village people of the importance of timely detection of diarrhea.

‘Brand UP’ future uncertain, firms await govt move
Wed, Jul 23, 2014

On the pattern of Gujarat, the state government had decided to take professional help to promote “Brand UP” in India and abroad.

Allies RLD, Congress prepare for bypolls to all Assembly seats
Wed, Jul 23, 2014

The ground level leaders of both the parties have been asked to prepare for all the seats and keep all options open till the last moment.

New Guv opens Raj Bhavan’s gates, to drive out laat sahib system
Wed, Jul 23, 2014

The “system” of not being able to meet officials without a prior appointment “was devised by the British, says Governor.

New UP Gov opens Raj Bhawan doors for public
Thu, Jun 26, 2014

Governor Qureshi had announced that anyone who wishes to meet him can do so at the Raj Bhawan, even without a prior appointment.

AICC deputes four secys to search men who ‘can build cadre, launch agitations’
Wed, Jul 23, 2014

Each AICC secretary has been allotted 15-20 districts to cover in the next one month.

BJP boycotts all-party meet, sets tone for House session
Thu, Jun 19, 2014

Sources said the CM has in the upcoming budget planned changes in the ongoing schemes.

Amid reports of Modi govt asking Governors to go, UP’s B L Joshi quits
Tue, Jun 17, 2014

Joshi was made the Governor of Uttar Pradesh on July 28, 2009.

Mandis to line proposed expressway
Wed, Jul 23, 2014

About 50 acres of land each in Agra and Kannauj have been identified.

Sonia vows to lead from front to restore party’s Aan, Baan, Shaan
Sat, Jun 14, 2014

Targeting BJP, Sonia said the time has now come for them to fulfill their promises

In Rae Bareli, Sonia vows to restore party’s ‘Aan, Baan, Shaan’
Sat, Jun 14, 2014

The Congress president urged workers to “go house to house and win back the confidence of public” while underlining that the “road ahead is not easy”.

Under fire on Badaun, Akhilesh to DGP: media more prompt than you
Tue, Jun 10, 2014

The CM directed that DM and district police chiefs should go to the spot and give correct information about the situation to the media.

‘Brand UP’ revisits as CM & Co plan road shows, investors’ meet
Mon, Jun 09, 2014

With the target of attracting around Rs 25,000 crore investment, the first road show and investors’ meet is scheduled to take place in Delhi on June 12.

Modi meets Varanasi Mayor, talks civic issues
Sat, Jun 07, 2014

Mohle also complained to the PM about the lax attitude of the state government.

Under-fire Akhilesh bars posting of cops in home, nearby dists
Thu, Jun 05, 2014

In addition to this, the provision under the previous system also bars posting of police personnel in those districts where they own 'immovable assets'.

Constituency of hope
Sun, Jun 01, 2014

PM’s Varanasi expects cleaner Ganga, continuous electricity and better roads

Cong post-poll review to witness call to drop Rahul’s experiments
Thu, May 29, 2014

Senior party leaders said party workers of other states, too, have protested voice against the “experiments” of Rahul.

Month after marriage, Varanasi couple gets Modi letter
Wed, May 28, 2014

But when the mailman delivered a letter on May 23, dated May 9 and signed by Modi, word spread, catapulting the couple into “a sensation of sorts”.

Post rout, RLD mulls solo fight in Assembly bypolls
Wed, May 28, 2014

The by-elections to the 12 Assembly seats will be necessitated as the sitting MLAs (11 of BJP and one of Apna Dal) have been elected to the Lok Sabha.

Will play strong Oppn: Rahul
Thu, May 22, 2014

He visited his constituency Amethi along with sister Priyanka for the first time after Lok Sabha elections in which the Congress lost power.

Get set for struggle: Rahul to party men
Thu, May 22, 2014

Party workers said Rahul asked them to get ready for a struggle and assured them he would stand by people.

Day after LS results, Akhilesh clears bid for expressway
Tue, May 20, 2014

Meanwhile, the government has called a state cabinet meeting Tuesday morning to decide on other pending projects.

In UP, Congress takes 59% cut in vote share
Mon, May 19, 2014

The Congress’s 67 candidates managed only about 60.61 lakh of 8.10 crore votes polled statewide.

Heat on, even Amethi makes Rahul sweat
Sat, May 17, 2014

It was clear that the Muslim vote had gone to Rahul in Amethi, helping him win. The youth appear to have voted for the BJP.

The wait: Rita has sleep to catch up on
Wed, May 14, 2014

During her campaign against Rajnath Singh, she had spared time to campaign for her nephew Saket Bahuguna who was Congress candidate in Tehri, Uttarakhand.

Ahead of results, Cong to brief its spokespersons, media panelists
Tue, May 13, 2014

During the poll season, the party was embarrassed a number of times when its spokespersons and senior leaders gave statements that went against the party line.

Eastern UP’s women have a choice, not a say
Mon, May 12, 2014

There are 1.25 crore women voters for the final phase of the polls in Uttar Pradesh on Monday on May 12.