Friday, Dec 19, 2014




Maulshree Seth is a Principal Correspondent at The Indian Express

To expedite development work in PM seat, Gov mediates between CM, mayor
Fri, Dec 19, 2014

Naik called CM and the Varanasi Mayor where Mohale presented the pending development works of Varanasi.

Sanjay Sinh’s son to join BJP
Fri, Dec 19, 2014

A senior Congress leader from the district said they 'would wait and watch how things progress'.

As the state lags in utilising Bundelkhand package, projects get stuck midway
Mon, Dec 08, 2014

The first phase of Bundelkhand package was meant for 2009 to 2012, but the state sought more time to complete the project.

Sonia seeks UP help to revive Indira project in Rae Bareli
Fri, Dec 05, 2014

Sonia takes stock of projects with low funds and slow progress in UP,

In Amethi, Rahul says one village can’t change 6.5 lakh villages
Thu, Dec 04, 2014

Rahul said there is no clarity on the funds for the scheme.

In politics over international airport in western UP, turbulence, airpockets
Tue, Dec 02, 2014

The minister also claimed that it was not worthwhile for the UP government to pursue the case for an airport near Agra in Firozabad.

In UP, 8 secondary education principal secys in 18 months
Thu, Nov 27, 2014

IAS officers Juthika Patankar and Devesh Chaturvedi had reportedly shown reluctance in taking up charge of the dept.

Akhilesh Yadav pulled up by father Mulayam Singh for slow pace in completing govt projects
Mon, Nov 24, 2014

Mulayam Singh took his son and Uttar Pradesh CM Akhliesh Yadav to task on the slow paec of governance.

Ahead of bash, a gift for host and dost, courtesy Akhilesh’s cabinet
Sat, Nov 22, 2014

To bring the institute, which was a brainchild of Azam, under the Trust was an over-due demand of the senior minister.

Lucknow-Agra expressway hits a bump as 5 villages refuse to sell land
Fri, Nov 21, 2014

The five villages fall outside the municipal limits and they have been offered Rs 50 lakh per hectare as per circle rate.

Government to introduce portal to connect with NRIs from Uttar Pradesh
Fri, Nov 21, 2014

The portal has been given its final shape by the NRI Department along with NRI cell of Udyog Bandhu.

UP govt to launch portal to connect with NRIs
Fri, Nov 21, 2014

The NRIs registered with this portal would be given Identity cards that can be used for easy entry and preference at government offices.

Mahesh Sharma talks of raising an international airport at Jewar from the greenfield
Wed, Nov 19, 2014

The idea of an international airport in Greater Noida was first mooted in 2001 by then BJP chief minister Rajnath Singh.

Gov approves Usmani’s name for CIC
Tue, Nov 11, 2014

Usmani had also served as joint secretary to several prime ministers including H D Deve Gowda and AB Vajpayee.

UP Gov approves Usmani’s name for CIC
Tue, Nov 11, 2014

The Governor, who had sought clearance from Central Vigilance Commission as well, took the opinion of legal experts before clearing Usmani’s name.

In Nehru birth anniversary, target youth for Congress
Mon, Nov 10, 2014

Party to give laptop, tablets, smart-phone and cash rewards for essay on Late PM

Rae Bareli: Sonia rushes to meet kin of boat capsize victims
Sat, Nov 08, 2014

She spent about half an hour with the family members of the victims and assured them of all help.

Rajya Sabha polls: Mulayam push helped Punia get Cong ticket
Thu, Nov 06, 2014

Congress has 28 MLAs and needed nine more to send a party leader to the Upper House.

Four hi-tech cities planned along e-way to Agra
Thu, Oct 30, 2014

CM avoids Maya mistake made during Yamuna township project, decides to self-fund

New schemes for old in Akhilesh govt’s balance sheet
Wed, Oct 29, 2014

The UP government is set to launch a grand new scheme, Samajwadi Pension Yojana worth Rs 2,424 crore.

UP state’s preparations fall flat as encephalitis cases, deaths rise
Tue, Oct 14, 2014

Failing to understand the rise despite taking special initiatives, experts and health officials began tracing back the cases to know the causes and lacunae.

SP backs RLD, wants Delhi’s Tughlaq Road bungalow declared as Charan Singh memorial
Mon, Oct 06, 2014

The invitation to Akhilesh came in his capacity as the state president of Samajwadi Party.

SP supports Ajit Singh in bungalow row
Mon, Oct 06, 2014

Says Tughlaq Road bungalow must be declared a memorial to Charan Singh.

PMGSY contractors ready to quit as Centre holds back 80 pc funds
Sun, Oct 05, 2014

Centre has allocated less than 20 per cent of the budget sanctioned by the previous UPA government for over 3000 km of rural roads in Uttar Pradesh under the scheme

UP hikes power tariff, ‘unmetered’ consumers to feel the heat more
Thu, Oct 02, 2014

Last power tariff hike was announced in May 2013.

Select Congress leaders to dwell on UP revival, ‘disinterest’
Fri, Sep 26, 2014

Most of these leaders star campaigners in recent polls

UP pins hopes on electronics firms
Wed, Sep 17, 2014

The state govt agreed to sign an MOU to provide “protective” power supply to the proposed electronic manufacturing clusters.

Amethi: FIR against Sanjay Sinh’s son, others
Tue, Sep 16, 2014

Cong MP blames ex-wife; latter wants murder case of his second wife‘s former husband reopened

FIR against Sanjay Sinh son after clash
Tue, Sep 16, 2014

Meanwhile, Anant and Garima demanded that the Syed Modi murder case be reopened by the CBI.

Fight over Amethi palace turns violent, cop killed
Mon, Sep 15, 2014

18 detained after clash between supporters of Cong MP’s son and police

Fight over Amethi palace: Cop dies in clash
Mon, Sep 15, 2014

The SSP said, 'the entire incident has been videographed and we would lodge FIRs and arrest culprits accordingly'.

Govt reduces Lucknow-Agra Expressway deadline by 6 months
Fri, Sep 12, 2014

The government’s eagerness is clear from its decision to bring forward the project-completion deadline by six months.

Bypoll around, Beni avoids visit to Sirathu ‘fearing massive defeat’
Tue, Sep 09, 2014

While it was won by BJP’s Keshav Prasad Maurya in 2012, BSP has clinched the seat four times in the past.

Schools battle several odds, students a long day
Sat, Sep 06, 2014

The Indian Express visited schools in Musafirkhana tehsil to find teachers struggling with the limited resources to make arrangements.

In bypoll push, Cong pulls seniors out of comfort zone
Fri, Sep 05, 2014

These leaders have been asked to camp in respective constituencies allotted to them till the elections are over.

Modi plays drums in Japan while people in India suffer: Rahul
Fri, Sep 05, 2014

During his recent visit to Japan, Modi had tried his hand at playing drums while taking part in a function.