India News | Agencies | Monday September 21, 2015
Union Minister Smriti Irani has challenged Rahul Gandhi to send her to jail, vowing to continue her attacks on the Congress Vice President and his party.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 20, 2015
A day after being served a legal notice for levelling charges against Rajiv Gandhi Trust, Union Human Resource and Development Minister Smriti Irani today said "some persons get disturbed" by her visits to Amethi and asserted that she would not be deterred even if Rahul Gandhi or the Congress puts her behind bars.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 19, 2015
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has adopted Barauliya village in Amethi, the Parliamentary constituency of Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi, under Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojna.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 16, 2015
Union Human Resource and Development Minister Smriti Irani will arrive in Amethi for a day on September 20 to distribute 50,000 saplings in the constituency.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 28, 2015
The Allahabad High Court has ruled that if Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal surrenders before a court in Amethi district within four weeks, no coercive action shall be taken against him till then in a criminal case pending in the lower court.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday August 26, 2015
The Congress today rejected as "half-truths and lies" allegations by Union Minister Smriti Irani about 65 acres of land having been taken away from Amethi residents during the 1980s for a cycle factory and transferred to the Rajiv Gandhi Charitable Trust. The party sought apology from the BJP.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 26, 2015
A revenue court today ordered the return of the land sold to Rajiv Gandhi Charitable Trust by an industrial house to Uttar Pradesh State Industrial Development Corporation (UPSIDC).
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 25, 2015
A plot of land in Amethi that is at the centre of a row between BJP and Congress was "illegally" transferred in the name of a bicycle company that had taken it on lease from UP government and later sold to a trust owned by the Gandhi family, a senior official said on Monday.
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday August 23, 2015
Union minister Smriti Irani took on Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today on his home turf Amethi, the traditional seat of the Gandhis.
Opinion | Rana Ayyub | Wednesday August 19, 2015
Rahul should be willing to face the fact that young voters of the country were more inspired by a rather hep 63-year-old Modi, who spoke their language, than a then 43-year-old Gandhi whose ideas were out of synch with a country hooked to mobile phones and a determination to look forward.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday August 18, 2015
Rahul Gandhi today promised to replace what he calls a "suit-boot sarkar (government)" with a "kurta pyjama sarkar," asking people to bring back his Congress party to power.
Others News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 7, 2015
Congress activists today launched a programme named 'Zameen ki ladai zameen par' (the dispute of land over the ground) in Amethi with a view to awaken people of the village against the alleged anti-social and anti-people policies of state and Central government.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 6, 2015
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will undertake a two-day visit to his parliamentary constituency Amethi on August 18.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 4, 2015
The Allahabad High Court has stayed the bailable warrant issued against Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal for three weeks. The warrant had been issued by an Amethi court for his alleged inflammatory speech in Uttar Pradesh during Lok Sabha elections.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 2, 2015
The Archaeological Survey of India has documented 732 unprotected monuments across the country, some dating back to the Iron Age and early historical ages, during the village-to-village survey relaunched after a hiatus of over a decade.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 17, 2015
After a mega food park, a multi-crore paper mill project may be shifted out of Rahul Gandhi's parliamentary constituency of Amethi in Uttar Pradesh by the BJP led National Democratic Alliance.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 11, 2015
Rehan, the son of Priyanka Gandhi and Robert Vadra, on Tuesday paid a surprise visit to his family stronghold Amethi where he stayed overnight.
India News | Reported by Kamaal Khan, Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Saturday July 4, 2015
A Congress lawmaker, Sanjay Sinh's son was arrested today in connection with the murder of a police constable. A local court had issued a non-bailable warrant against Anant Vikram Singh, said police officers.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 31, 2015
Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, who has been in the past accused of bias by Congress while conducting business of the House, today said her pitch for carrying out maximum legislative work could have been misconstrued by the opposition.
India News | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Wednesday May 27, 2015
Union education minister Smriti Irani encountered some return Gandhi fire today. Not from Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, who she has been targeting in his parliamentary constituency Amethi, but from his sister Priyanka Gandhi Vadra.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday May 26, 2015
As the government it leads celebrates one year in office, the BJP today declared an all-out war on the Congress and attempted to counter its charges of a pro-corporate, anti-poor policies. While the month-long programme focused on the welfare policies, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a Doordarshan 24-hour channel dedicated to farmers.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday May 26, 2015
Union minister Smriti Irani has promised to pay from her own pocket for the insurance of 25,000 women in Amethi, the Lok Sabha constituency of Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi.
India News | NDTV.com | Tuesday May 26, 2015
Union Human Resource Development minister Smriti Irani addressed a rally today in Uttar Pradesh's Amethi. Her rally was part of the 200 rally's planned by the BJP to mark one year of the Narendra Modi government.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 24, 2015
Union Minister Smriti Irani, who lost to Rahul Gandhi in Amethi in the last Lok Sabha polls, will be in Amethi for a day on May 26, the first anniversary of the Narendra Modi government during which she will address public meetings.