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20 October, 2014 5:35 PM Union Minister Smriti Irani has a Diwali Gift for Amethi

Amethi: This Diwali, Union minister Smriti Irani is taking the 'silk route' to Amethi. 15,000 silk sarees, purchased from the minister's own pocket, were distributed to women across the constituency as Diwali gift. On Monday - a day after its sitting legislator, Rahul Gandhi, left the constituency -- camps were held across the five assembly segments 7

20 October, 2014 12:44 PM This is Union Minister Smriti Irani's Diwali Gift for Amethi

Amethi: Union Human Resource Development minister Smriti Irani has distributed over 15,000 saris among women from Amethi Lok Sabha constituency as a Diwali gift. The saris were distributed today by Ms Irani's aide Vijay Gupta. Ms Irani had unsuccessfully contested the Lok Sabha polls, held in May, from Amethi. She lost to Congress vice president Rahul 1

19 October, 2014 7:22 AM Congress workers demand Priyanka Gandhi join active politics

NEW DELHI: With trends projecting a defeat for Congress in both Maharashtra and Haryana, a group of party workers gathered outside the AICC office here demanding that Priyanka Gandhi join active politics. This is not the first time that such a demand has been made but it has repeatedly been snubbed by Priyanka, who had even issued a terse statement sometime 5

18 October, 2014 10:28 PM Rahul attends loyal Congman’s last rites in Amethi

AMETHI: Congress vice president and MP Rahul Gandhi made a whirlwind two-hour trip to his parliamentary constituency Amethi to attend the 13th day rites of Congress' nine-time Jagdishpur MLA Ram Sevak Dhobi on Saturday. Rahul arrived in Lucknow on Saturday at 10.30am and drove straight to Dhobi's house. A loyal Congressman since 1977, Dhobi was the only Congress 4

7 October, 2014 6:27 AM Ram Sevak, Nine-Time MLA From Jagdishpur in Uttar Pradesh, Dies at 92

Amethi: Ram Sevak, a nine-time MLA from Jagdishpur, died at his ancestral home at Musafirkhana town in Amethi after prolonged illness. "He was not keeping well since few months and passed away last night. He will be cremated today," said Mr Sevak's grandson, Radhey Shyam, and MLA from Jagdishpur in Amethi district. Ram Sevak first won the assembly polls 1

16 September, 2014 8:57 PM Congress Lawmaker's Daughter Urges Protection for Mother

Mathura: Two days after a clash between the alleged supporters of Congress MP Sanjay Singh's son Anant Vikram Singh and police, the Congress leader's daughter Shaivya Singh yesterday requested the Uttar Pradesh government to provide security to her mother and family members. A police constable was killed and six persons were injured in the clash 5

14 September, 2014 12:21 PM Cop killed in firing as Amethi palace feud turns bloody

AMETHI: The court battle between Congress MP Sanjay Sinh and his son Anant Vikram for ownership of Bhupati Bhawan, the Amethi royal palace, turned bloody on Sunday when a policeman was killed and several villagers injured in firing. Sanjay, 63, and his second wife Ameeta, 52, were on way to Amethi from Lucknow for hearing in a court case about the ownership 17

10 September, 2014 8:42 AM Kumar Vishwas Offers Praise for PM Modi As Their Parties Clash

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has chalked up a new fan. Kumar Vishwas of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) described him as a pro-active leader has helped end "the policy paralysis of the previous government." Mr Vishwas also said his praise for the PM should not be seen as inappropriate, despite their membership of rival parties. "Today, if he is PM, then he is my PM, even if I have not voted 7

9 September, 2014 2:38 PM AAP's Kumar Vishwas praises Narendra Modi, slams Kejriwal's agitational politics

NEW DELHI: Senior Aam Aadmi Party leader Kumar Vishwas on Tuesday praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi while criticizing his own party over some issues. This has come at a time when AAP and BJP are in a big tussle over government formation in Delhi. Talking to Times Now's Arnab Goswami, Vishwas said, "If PM does well, I have the right to praise him." He said, "Narendra 20

5 September, 2014 2:26 PM Congress Cautions Members About Comments Before Media

New Delhi: A gag order was issued by the Congress today in the wake of the deepening chasm between its old guard and Team Rahul Gandhi that saw the two sides target each other over the drubbing which the party faced in Lok Sabha polls. In a stern message, Congress general secretary Janardan Dwivedi told both seniors and juniors in the party to refrain 19