07 Aug 2011
The UP government’s ambitious project to promote girl child education in the state by opening Kasturba Gandhi Awasiya Balika Vidyalayas (KGBV) seems to have lost its sheen. Apparently, 18 such schools spread in different divisions of the state have failed to attract even the expected number of students.
30 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will launch a month-long Mahayatra in Uttar Pradesh covering 39 districts from September 6, the Congress announced on Monday.
23 Aug 2011
The scarcity of fund has marred the state government’s ambitious project to promote education among girl child through Kasturba Gandhi Awasiya Balika Vidyalayas (KGBVs) in Mewat district. According to reports, despite the fund worth crores of rupees being granted for construction of the school buildings three years ago, the ongoing work was left in midway due to shortage of funds.
06 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Taking a dig at Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi's proposed Khat Sabha (cot assembly) on Tuesday, BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said, "Congress ki khatiya khadi karne ke baad Rahul ji kitna bhi khatiya pe baith jayen, kuch nahi hone wala". (After damaging Congress at irreparable level, on point how much Rahul makes effort to repair, it will bear no fruit.)
06 Sep 2016
Deoria: In yet another attack, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is not worried about the plight of farmers and accused him of bias towards the rich. The Congress leader was addressing a crowd in Deoria’s Rudrapur during the launch of his 2,500-km Kisan Yatra in election-bound Uttar Pradesh.
08 Sep 2016
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhliesh Yadav on Thursday in a sarcastic remark on Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi said he is a ‘good boy’.
18 Jul 2016
Hyderabad: Amid the clamour within a section of Congress for Priyanka Gandhi to take an active political role, senior leader Jairam Ramesh has said no individual has a magic wand to revive the party and a team effort is the only way forward.
14 Sep 2016
Lucknow: Opposition parties on wednesday poked fun at the ruling Samajwadi Party in view of the feud in Mulayam Singh Yadav family, with Congress leader Rahul Gandhi saying Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav should have repaired the "cycle" (SP's election symbol) four-and-a-half years back as his actions now mean nothing.
23 Aug 2016
Lucknow: Flood situation on Tuesday worsened in Uttar Pradesh due to release of water from Nepal and adjoining states of Madhya Pradesh and Uttrakhand which led to further rise in water levels of major rivers. According to Central Water Commission (CWC), the Ganga is flowing above the danger marks at Fafamau and Chhatnag (both in Allahabad) besides in Mirzapur, Varanasi, Ghazipur and Ballia.
06 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Priyanka Gandhi could soon be pitchforked as the top campaigner for the Congress in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh while veteran leader Shiela Dikshit is likely to be projected as the Chief Ministerial candidate in the key state.