Wednesday, Apr 01, 2015




Maulshree Seth is a Principal Correspondent at The Indian Express

Sonia Gandhi assures Amethi: Rahul will be back soon, I am here on his behalf
Sun, Mar 29, 2015

In Rae Bareli and Amethi, Congress chairperson meets kin of rail accident victims, farmers.

Rahul will be back soon, Sonia assures Amethi residents
Sun, Mar 29, 2015

Rahul, who went on the sabbatical on February 22, is likely to return in April.

Rahul still ‘on leave’, Sonia to visit Amethi today, meet rain-hit farmers
Sat, Mar 28, 2015

Sonia will be on a day long visit to Amethi and Rae Bareli on March 28, where she will visit villages and meet farmers.

MP Governor’s son, accused in Vyapam scam, reportedly dies of brain hemorrhage
Thu, Mar 26, 2015

Shailesh Yadav is an accused in the Vyapam scam. According to unconfirmed reports he died of brain haemorrhage.

Rahul Gandhi on ‘leave of absence’, now posters come up in Amethi: ‘MP missing’
Wed, Mar 25, 2015

While the posters do not carry any name or contact number, Congress leaders alleged that it was handiwork of BJP.

Congress all set to revive ‘yatras’ with focus on land bill, farmers
Thu, Mar 19, 2015

Party has asked the state unit to plan these yatras in the month of April in such a manner that they cover the entire state.

Land delay by UP govt may cost Rahul’s Amethi Central School approved by UPA
Wed, Mar 18, 2015

Akhilesh Yadav govt failed to provide land in proposed area, now offers another plot.

Akhilesh’s ambitious I-T city project misses 240-day deadline to begin work
Sat, Mar 14, 2015

For these proposed I-T parks, the government would give land on lease basis for 30 years to STPI.

Rahul’s seat opts out of Cong protest
Thu, Mar 12, 2015

On the other hand, Raebareli unit, represented by party president Sonia Gandhi, is participating in the protest.

Sheila Dikshit likely to be given charge of Uttar Pradesh
Wed, Mar 11, 2015

Dikshit hails from UP and her father-in-law, veteran Congress leader Uma Shankar Dikshit, belonged to Unnao.

Rahul’s leave hardly bothers Amethi, Priyanka takes care of day-to-day activities of party
Sat, Feb 28, 2015

The reason: Priyanka Gandhi Vadara mainly interacts with them for day-to-day activities and problems.

Rahul Gandhi’s photo clause stumbling block in Congress membership drive
Fri, Feb 27, 2015

Sources inform that Mistry will be in Lucknow on February 27 to review the membership drive with all the district presidents in Lucknow.

Secret alliance between Modi, Mulayam: Cong
Thu, Feb 26, 2015

Only recently, the Congress had pledged support to SP candidates during the MLC elections in the state.

Secret alliance between Modi, Mulayam: Congress
Thu, Feb 26, 2015

Narendra Modi had attended the Tilak ceremony of the grand nephew of Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav in Saifai.

Congress picks 200 youths from Varanasi to train them in leadership
Tue, Feb 24, 2015

AICC, state party unit, Jawahar Lal Nehru Leadership Institute, Delhi, and UP wing of Rajiv Gandhi Study Circle have jointly prepared the extensive “Leadership Development Programme”.

Governor Ram Naik stops university degree for CM Akhilesh Yadav
Fri, Feb 20, 2015

Universities should stop giving degrees like prasaad, Naik advised the Chandra Shekhar Azad University, Kanpur.

‘Won’t respond to Azam, but isn’t it odd his letter to me reached press first?’
Wed, Feb 18, 2015

Governor Ram Naik, under attack from parties, defends his statements and dismisses criticism.

Rs 2,700-cr project to boost areas around heritage sites
Tue, Feb 17, 2015

The project targets Agra-Braj region and district falling under the Buddhist circuit.

UP to turn 100 govt schools into ‘smart’ ones
Thu, Feb 12, 2015

The classes will be equipped with projectors and Internet among others.

Govt to revamp its 100 schools to attract kids going to private institutes
Thu, Feb 12, 2015

In the upcoming annual budget, the government plans to allocate Rs 50 lakh each for the schools.

Congress asks workers to ‘get ready for sangharsh’
Thu, Feb 12, 2015

During a closed-door meeting, Madhusudan Mistry admitted before the office bearers that there is a credibility crisis in the party.

‘Vision Village’ in Akhilesh’s 165-point development agenda
Sat, Feb 07, 2015

Government has decided to start third-party evaluation of its schemes by involving public and stakeholders.

Not held for nine years, Kannauj Mahotsav all set to be revived
Thu, Feb 05, 2015

The lastedition of Mahotsava in 2006 was inaugurated by Akhilesh. He will throw open the revived fest too.

From Akhilesh for Mulayam village: State’s second medical university
Thu, Feb 05, 2015

Govt to bring Bill to upgrade Saifai Rural Institute of Medical Sciences and Research.

Roadblock in revival plan: defiance within
Wed, Feb 04, 2015

Senior UP leaders back out from task assigned by Sonia.

Speakers debate if MPs, MLAs can be suspended for entering well of House
Sun, Feb 01, 2015

Speakers from states like Uttrakhand and Telangana came out in support of the suggestio. Others said a system could be evolved through discussion.

‘Legislatures must embrace information technology as mode of communication’
Sat, Jan 31, 2015

The issue of use information technology was raised by Telangana.

MLC polls in UP: BJP man loses as SP, BSP nominees sail through
Sat, Jan 24, 2015

On January 23, polling was held for 12 seats for which 13 leaders were in fray

MLC polls: Not in race, Cong issues whip for MLAs to vote for SP men
Tue, Jan 20, 2015

The move comes days after its UPA alliance partner RLD with its eight MLAs decided to support BSP candidates.

UP MLC Polls: Not in race, Congress issues whip for MLAs to vote for SP
Tue, Jan 20, 2015

The move comes after its UPA alliance partner RLD with its 8 MLAs decided to support BSP candidates.

Rahul asks Youth Congress to launch ‘Kisan Satyagraha’; meet each MP, MLA
Fri, Jan 16, 2015

Sources inform that party has been asked to plan padyatras in western, Bundelkhand and eastern regions of UP

Three members resign from newly-formed Uttar Pradesh Congress executive
Thu, Jan 15, 2015

Mishra alleged that some newcomers have been given more importance in the committee rather than the veterans.

AICC overrules Rahul, approves mammoth UP executive committee
Wed, Jan 14, 2015

81 Brahmins, 62 OBCs, 55 Muslims in list that was rejected by Rahul.

MLC Polls: BJP fields SC leader and RSS man
Mon, Jan 12, 2015

Party to field a second candidate, can only get one elected

Congress expels leader who took part in Swachh Bharat
Sat, Jan 10, 2015

Rahi has been a four-time MP from Mishrikh (Sitapur) Lok Sabha constituency.

‘Congress V-P a natural icon’, says feedback note from Sonia’s office
Fri, Jan 09, 2015

The party has also asked its units to revive its mass contact organisations like Bharat Sevak Samaj and Bharat Yuvak Samaj.