A familiar battle over the Lokayukta’s appointment is playing out in Uttar Pradesh. The state government has chosen Justice Ravindra Singh, just retired from Allahabad High Court, but Governor Ram Naik has sent the recommendation back twice in a week. A similar confrontation with the previous governor had taken place in the very first week […]
On one side is a village where girls refuse to go to school because of harassment by boys. On the other is a village where boys say they are being wrongly framed. In the dispute, the cause of education is lost.
Since the meetings he had held with party workers before the 2012 state elections, Rahul’s visits to Uttar Pradesh have been mainly limited to his constituency Amethi, except while he was campaigning for the LS polls last year.