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16 February, 2015 9:54 AM After Delhi conquest, AAP set to revive fortunes in UP

Lucknow, Feb 16: After winning the assembly elections in Delhi hands down, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has set its eyes on Uttar Pradesh -- the country's politically most crucial state. The state had slipped out of the party's radar following the initial euphoria after Arvind Kejriwal took power in Delhi the first time in December 2013. Now it seems to be finding 18

15 February, 2015 8:14 PM Sonia and Rahul’s bastions lagging on key parameters | The Indian Express

The Congress may be quick to attack the ruling NDA government for attempting to dilute the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) since it came to power, and for its poor implementation this year, but the high-profile constituencies of Congress president Sonia Gandhi and party vice-president Rahul Gandhi have performed dismally 7

31 January, 2015 11:29 AM BJP Complains Against Kumar Vishwas Over Alleged Sexist Remarks. Never Made Them, He Says

The BJP had earlier filed a complaint with the Election Commission against Mr Vishwas, claiming he made the comments at an election rally where AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal was reportedly present. The BJP has said this is a violation of the model code of conduct and asked the Election Commission for action on their earlier complaints too. Ms Bedi has also filed 6

31 January, 2015 9:44 AM BJP Complains to Election Commission Against AAP's Kumar Vishwas for His Alleged Sexist Remark Against Kiran Bedi

New Delhi: The BJP today complained to the Election Commission against AAP leader Kumar Vishwas for remarks against their chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi which the BJP claims were sexist. "We all went to file the complaint against him. The senior leader of AAP are making such derogatory remarks in presence of Arvind Kejriwal. We have asked to action 3

21 December, 2014 10:42 AM Congress Leader Sanjay Singh's Son Joins BJP

Lucknow: Anant Vikram Singh, son of Congress leader Sanjay Singh, today joined BJP along with his supporters. Anant was welcomed in the BJP fold and given membership of the party by state BJP President Laxmi Kant Bajpai here. "Today Anant Vikram Singh of royal family of Amethi along with his supporters is taking membership of the party and we welcome 11

18 December, 2014 7:10 PM Sanjay Sinh’s son to join BJP

Lucknow: In what might come as a setback to the Congress party in Amethi, Anant Vikram, the estranged son of Congress Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Sinh on Thursday announced his decision to join the saffron ranks. Anant, 37, will officially join the BJP on December 21, when he will take the primary membership of the party in the presence of BJP state president 1

3 December, 2014 6:39 PM In Amethi Village He Adopted, Rahul Gandhi Suggests it's Pointless

Jagdishpur, Amethi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today visited Jagdishpur, the village he has adopted in his constituency Amethi, to launch a model village scheme. Even though Mr Gandhi, 44, arrived two hours late, he was greeted by an excited crowd which had packed the small venue to see him, with hope and a long list of demands. But when Mr Gandhi 4

14 November, 2014 4:41 PM Sonia, Rahul adopt villages under Modi's model village scheme

NEW DELHI: Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice-president Rahul Gandhi have adopted one village each in their respective constituencies to develop them into model villages under "Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana" launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi last month. Party sources said that while Sonia Gandhi has selected village Udwa from Jagatpur block 4

20 October, 2014 10:28 PM Despite the electoral duds, Congress says its future is in Rahul’s hand

NEW DELHI: Congress on Tuesday rebuffed criticism of Rahul Gandhi for the electoral debacle in Maharashtra and Haryana, saying its partymen's hopes and aspiration are tied up with the Gandhi family. "Crores of Congress workers have reposed their collective faith in Rahul Gandhi. Some individuals may have some doubt. As far as Congressmen are concerned 8

20 October, 2014 7:54 PM Smriti Irani sends 12,000 saris to Amethi as Diwali gift

LUCKNOW: Call it a Diwali gift or a thanksgiving gesture with one eye on future polls, Union HRD minister Smriti Irani has got about 15,000 saris, sourced from Surat, distributed to women in the Amethi Lok Sabha constituency. Around 2,500 saris, still in stock with Irani's representatives, will be distributed to women in far-flung areas. "We originally 6