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Irregularities in MGNREGS: FIR against panchayat chief, 6 others

Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 23:35

An FIR has lodged against Harikaranpur gram panchayat pradhan and six others in connection with irregularities in implementation of central rural job scheme and misuse of funds.

Congress dares BJP to challenge EC clean chit to Rahul Gandhi in EVM case

Last Updated: Sunday, May 11, 2014, 01:01

Congress on Saturday dared the BJP to challenge the clean chit given to Rahul Gandhi by the Election Commission on the allegation that he had violated secrecy of voting by entering the EVM enclosure in one of the polling booths in Amethi on May 7.

BJP seeks re-poll on eight Amethi booths

Last Updated: Thursday, May 08, 2014, 13:55

Alleging irregularities, BJP candidate Smirit Irani is seeking re-poll in eight polling booths in Amethi constituency where she was pitted against Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi.

Tell Priyanka Gandhi to leave Amethi: AAP`s Kumar Vishwas to UP police

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 06, 2014, 08:45

In a sensational claim, the Aam Aadmi Party has claimed that the Amethi district administration late Monday night asked the family of Kumar Vishwas, the party`s candidate from the constituency, to leave the district or else they will be arrested.

Narendra Modi releases BJP`s manifesto for Amethi

Last Updated: Monday, May 05, 2014, 17:57

Amethi Lok Sabha polls 2014 — Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Monday released the party`s election manifesto for Amethi, the bastion of the Gandhis.

FIR against Kumar Vishwas, 12 others for assaulting cameraperson

Last Updated: Saturday, May 03, 2014, 21:58

An FIR was on Saturday lodged against Aam Aadmi Party candidate Kumar Vishwas and his 12 unidentified supporters for allegedly assaulting a cameraperson of a Hindi daily here, police said.

Priyanka Gandhi to campaign for Rahul in Amethi on Tuesday

Last Updated: Monday, April 28, 2014, 22:53

Congress` star campaigner Priyanka Gandhi will visit Salon assembly segment of Amethi Lok Sabha constituency on Tuesday to campaign for her brother and sitting MP Rahul Gandhi.

Rajiv laid foundation in `84, now locals ask Vishwas to bridge the gap

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 21:58

Locals Wednesday turned to AAP`s Amethi candidate Kumar Vishwas for completion of a bridge over the Sai river whose foundation was laid in 1984 by then sitting MP and Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi.

Kumar Vishwas booked in Amethi, alleges conspiracy against him

Last Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014, 09:15

The Uttar Pradesh Police lodged an FIR against Aam Aadmi Party leader Kumar Vishwas, who is contesting from Amethi Lok Sabha constituency against Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi.

Kumar Vishwas has a history of making misogynist remarks: Smriti Irani

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 01, 2014, 11:26

A day after the BJP decided to field actor-turned-politician Smriti Irani from the Gandhi bastion of Amethi in Uttar Pradesh, AAP candidate from the Lok Sabha constituency Kumar Vishwas said the region was fed up of actors.

AAP`s Vishwas booked for alleged violation of model code

Last Updated: Saturday, March 08, 2014, 13:50

AAP candidate Kumar Vishwas and 20 others have been booked in neighbouring Sultanpur district for allegedly violating prohibitory orders and the model code of conduct for elections.

Kumar Vishwas to visit Amethi on February 4

Last Updated: Sunday, February 02, 2014, 23:55

Aam Aadmi Party leader Kumar Vishwas will visit Amethi on February 4 to seek votes from the people of the region in his contest for the Lok Sabha seat against Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi.