Saturday, Nov 01, 2014




Maulshree Seth is a Principal Correspondent at The Indian Express

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.

Mistry seeks 100 people in each UP district who can devote time to Cong
Thu, Sep 04, 2014

Sources inform that about 20 district and city heads did not attend their first meeting with Mistry.

In 100 days of Modi, have prices gone down, Sonia asks Rae Bareli villagers
Tue, Sep 02, 2014

Sonia went door-to-door in five villages asking locals, especially women, about their problems.

In Rae Bareli, Sonia targets Modi over price rise
Tue, Sep 02, 2014

This is Sonia’s first visit to villages of her constituency after Lok Sabha elections.

Sonia to go door-to-door in Rae Bareli
Mon, Sep 01, 2014

All other parties have started their preparations for 2017 Assembly elections in the state.

In UP Cong revamp, youth leaders, Muslim-Brahmin equation to fore
Wed, Aug 27, 2014

Several who contested and lost 2012 Assembly polls made district presidents; women get short shrift.

Cong names nominees for all Assembly seats
Tue, Aug 26, 2014

The party is backing a first-timer, 29-year-old Humayun Beg who recently contested the Youth Congress election, in Bijnor.

‘Cong loyalist’ who praised Modi and sued NDA
Fri, Aug 22, 2014

Qureshi joined Congress when he was 14 and became the first general secretary of Youth Congress in 1959.

Political circles abuzz with talks on Rajya Sabha nominations
Sat, Aug 09, 2014

SP, with its 224 MLAs, in dominant position

Govt works overtime to distribute 46,000 leftover free laptops
Sat, Aug 02, 2014

The government had earlier set the target of distributing 15 lakh laptops to class 12 pass outs in the year 2012.

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
Thu, Jul 31, 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.