Shyamlal Yadav


Aiming to cover 3 crore people, digital literacy scheme covers 57 lakh
Fri, Jun 08, 2018

The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology had fixed a target of making 3 crore of the rural population digitally literate by March 31 this year, but the achievement has been only 57 lakh —19 per cent.

Where RSS has invited Pranab Mukherjee
Wed, May 30, 2018

The Sangh has invited Pranab Mukherjee, former President with deep Congress roots, to its important annual event in Nagpur. What is the Sangh Shiksha Varg, and who have been chief guests earlier?

Sunil Bansal — RSS man in UP BJP set for Rajasthan task
Sun, May 20, 2018

Considered a key strategist and close to BJP president Amit Shah, Bansal was appointed to the post before 2014 Lok Sabha polls — he proved himself, with BJP winning 71 of 80 Lok Sabha seats in UP, and sweeping the Assembly elections last year.

2.8 lakh were to deliver IRCTC services, only 38,500 registered so far
Mon, May 07, 2018

Official sources said the IRCTC late last month alerted the Ministry of Electronics and IT that only 38,500 RSPs had registered so far for IRCTC services.

Prabhudatt Brahmchari’s book offers little details on how Jansangh was formed
Fri, Apr 06, 2018

The book mentions another fact that once Rajju Bhaiya filed nomination from one of the assembly segments of Allahabad on Jansangh ticket.

In election year, only 30 per cent of 18-19 age group are enrolled as voters
Wed, Apr 04, 2018

Of the estimated 4.85 crore population in the 18-19 age group (or millennium voters), 3.42 crore or 70.51 per cent will not be able to exercise their franchise if elections are held on the basis of the present voter list.

1971: another UP CM, another blow in Gorakhpur
Thu, Mar 15, 2018

The BJP’s shock defeats in the Lok Sabha by-elections for the Gorakhpur and Phulpur seats, held by Yogi and Maurya respectively, would appear to vindicate their apprehensions.

Why the RSS chief executive’s election is important
Thu, Mar 08, 2018

On March 10, the Sangh’s highest decision-making body will decide who will lead its operations in the three crucial years that lie ahead for the RSS-BJP. The Indian Express unpacks the election process

UP Board exams results show failing to cheat equals failing exam
Tue, Feb 13, 2018

Yogi Adityanath’s crackdown on copying has led to Class 10 and 12 students dropping out of Board exams in droves.

An Express Investigation: Want an honorary doctorate? Will help if you are in power
Tue, Feb 06, 2018

Individuals whose job is to monitor, regulate institutions are getting honorary doctorates from them — raising questions of propriety and conflict of interest

Presidents, PMs, Ministers, CMs, fathers of CMs: Honour list cuts across party lines
Tue, Feb 06, 2018

All of them got to share space with Nobel Laureates, eminent scientists, corporate leaders and academic achievers, according to a list of doctorate degrees awarded from 1997 to 2017 accessed by The Indian Express under the RTI Act.

An office for Minister Vijay Goel: Canteen razed, cost Rs 1 crore and counting
Thu, Jan 18, 2018

A senior official of the Central Public Works Department (CPWD), which is executing the project, told The Indian Express that Goel inspected construction work at his new office, on the fifth floor, last week and on Tuesday.

Paradise Papers: Restaurant king Sanjay Chhabra takes Mauritius route to reach India
Fri, Nov 10, 2017

Appleby records show that Sanjay Chhabra’s Dolomite Restaurants and Sierra Nevada Restaurants Pvt Ltd are joint venture companies with UK-based International Market Management (UK) Ltd, which invested in these companies through its 100 per cent subsidiary IMM Associates Mauritius.

Paradise Papers: Appleby records lift veil on rift among stakeholders in Africa mining project
Fri, Nov 10, 2017

Six years before his death in 2016, mining baron Anil Salgaocar partnered son-in-law Gautam Radia and Malaysian investor Shanmuga Rethenam to enter iron ore sector in Swaziland.

Paradise Papers: Eros International in Appleby records on Indians in Isle of Man
Thu, Nov 09, 2017

Paradise Papers: According to the records, EROS International Plc, a holding company of EROS Group that was incorporated in Isle of Man on March 31, 2006, bought shares for USD 1290355.78 between February 24, 2009 and October 24, 2011 and earned USD 2781164.18 by selling them.

Paradise Papers: Yale University turned to offshore firm to enter India via Mauritius
Thu, Nov 09, 2017

Appleby documents reveal that Yale University entered into an agreement with the Bermuda law firm to invest in India. These investments were to be made through Singapore-based Nalanda India Equity Fund and other avenues.

Paradise Papers: Construction major DSC defaulted, ICICI bank turned to Appleby
Wed, Nov 08, 2017

Appleby sent ICICI Bank Ltd, NBCC Place, New Delhi an invoice for $3026.41 on January 26, 2012. This invoice was for “professional services” provided by Appleby to ICICI with regard to “review of the documents” Facility Agreement.

Paradise Papers: Month before being booked for PF fraud, Hiranandanis floated offshore firm
Wed, Nov 08, 2017

An Appleby declaration in 2016 about DHBL mentions that its principal business is ‘‘Airlines and Airport Services” and the annual fee for 2016 was BMD 1995.

Paradise Papers: Late Caparo scion took Mauritius route to harness India wind energy
Tue, Nov 07, 2017

According to Appleby records, BVML is the holding company for Mytrah Energy India Limited (MEIL), incorporated on November 12, 2009 as Caparo Energy India Limited, which changed its name to MEIL on September 27, 2011.

Paradise Papers: MoS Jayant Sinha’s links with Omidyar in Appleby files
Mon, Nov 06, 2017

Omidyar Network invested in D.Light Design which took a loan of $3 mn through its Cayman Islands subsidiary. Records show Sinha served as Director of D.Light Design founded in 2006 in San Francisco.