North India Politics Voice

Youth throngs for Priyanka maiden political rally , Rahul fixed target for Congress rule in UP

Asserting that Congress will “play on front foot” in Uttar Pradesh, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Monday said he and his party will not sit idle till it forms a government in the state and that is the mandate given to Priyanka Gandhi and Jyotiraditya Scindia.   During a roadshow that marked his sister Priyanka’s Read More…

Legal North India Politics

Illicit liquor in Uttar Pradesh consumed 97 lives , Opposition allege Yogi govt patronage

The death toll in the moonshine tragedy in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand rose to 97 on Sunday even as 215 people were arrested in a sweeping police crackdown on illicit liquor in Uttar Pradesh, officials said.   Simultaneously, as the Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) blamed the ruling BJP in both Read More…

North India Voice

20 lakhs Government Employees goes on strike in UP

Like in Tamilnadu which recently saw huge furore by Government teachers and employees ., In BJP Ruled state also more than 20 lakh Uttar Pradesh government employees went on a strike on Wednesday to demand restoration of the old pension scheme.   The employees are protesting against the state’s new pension scheme under which the Read More…

North India Politics

Hindutva leader celebrates Mahatma Gandhi’s death by shooting him

In bjp ruled Uttarpradesh Hindu Mahasabha national secretary Puja Shakun Pandey shot at an effigy of Mahatma Gandhi on Wednesday, celebrating ‘Martyr’s Day’ in Uttar Pradesh’s Aligarh.   On the death anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha celebrated his death and the ‘martyrdom’ of Nathuram Godse, the man who killed Gandhi on Read More…

Food & Health Industries North India

Yogi Government Cow policy creates not only financial burden but ..

Earlier this month, the UP government announced a 0.5% ‘gau kalyan’ (cow welfare) cess on liquor and road toll collections. It also doubled an existing 1% levy on the incomes of wholesale produce markets, and the proceeds are intended to fund the construction and maintenance of new shelters for cows.   The chief minister had Read More…

North India Politics

Muzaffarnagar 2013 riots : Yogi govt pushes withdrawal of 18 riot cases

In February last year, a delegation of ‘Khap Chaudharis’ led by BJP MP Sanjiv Balyan had met CM Yogi Adityanath in Lucknow urging him to withdraw cases lodged against Hindus who is part of violence   At least 60 people were killed and several were displaced during the violence that took place in 2013 in Read More…

North India Politics

Akhilesh praise on Priyanka Political entry raises eyebrow in UP politics

The SP chief heaped praise on Congress president Rahul Gandhi for inducting Priyanka into the party. Akhilesh on Saturday hailed the appointment of Priyanka as AICC general secretary and said that it would help the Congress ”strengthen” its roots in the state.   ”The decision to induct Priyanka into the party is good…it is good Read More…

North India Opinion Politics Women

Priyanka Gandhi arrival in eastern UP is a clear signal for Modi to get ready for war

With taking over charge charge of eastern Uttar Pradesh to the newly appointed party general secretary, Priyanka Gandhi, the Congress has signaled its intention to ”corner” the BJP bigwigs in their bastions.   The eastern region of the state has around 30 Lok Sabha seats and it houses several VIP constituencies, including Varanasi, represented by Read More…

Legal North India Politics

Bulandshahr Cow Slaughtering: NSA invoked against 3 accused

Inspector Subodh Kumar Singh, 44, and civilian Sumit Kumar, 20, of Chingrawathi village were killed of gunshot injuries in the violence.   The National Security Act has been invoked by the Bulandshahr district administration against 3 accused arrested in the December 3 cow slaughtering case in Siyana tehsil, according to news agency PTI.   Uttar Read More…

North India Politics Votes & Polls

Congress unfazed in UP but try to rework its 2009 Formula

After being sidelined and shown door by Mayawati-led Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and Akhilesh Yadav’s Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh, the Grand old Congress party looked unfazed and is set to unite and coordinate secular forces in the state for the 2019 General Elections.   Congress has already begun working on strategies for Uttar Pradesh, Read More…