Amethi murder case: Main accused surrenders before court

The main accused in the murder case of a Congress leader`s son and his aide has surrendered before a court in Sultanpur, police said here Tuesday.

Former UP minister, 25 others booked on charges of assault

An FIR was on Friday lodged against former UP minister and 25 others in connection with alleged assault and criminal conspiracy.

Rahul Gandhi slams BJP, Shiv Sena over force-feeding incident

Rahul Gandhi on Friday slammed the BJP and its ally Shiv Sena over the alleged force-feeding of a fasting Muslim employee at a Maharashtra government guesthouse in Delhi, dubbing it "politics of bullying" people.

One more arrested for murder of Amethi Congress leader`s son

Police arrested one more person in connection with the murder of a son of Congress leader Jang Bahadur Singh, and his close aide last month.

Three held for murder of Congress leader`s son

Three persons have been arrested for their alleged involvement in the murder of the son of a Congress leader and his aide last month.

Irregularities in MGNREGS: FIR against panchayat chief, 6 others

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.

Youth hangs self in UP

A 18-year-old youth allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself here, police said today.

Amethi administration issues strict directives to officials

The district administration in the Rahul Gandhi`s turf of Amethi has issued strict directives to its officials, asking them complete all development work within scheduled time.

Woman gang-raped in Amethi, Rahul Gandhi says must take steps to ensure security

Congress vice president and Amethi MP Rahul Gandhi on Thursday expressed sadness after a woman was gang-raped by some persons over a land dispute in Gauriganj area of the district.

Woman gang-raped in Amethi, four held

In yet another indication of the declining law and order situation in the Samajwadi Party-ruled Uttar Pradesh, a young woman was raped in Amethi, which is considered to be the stronghold of the Congress party and represented by Rahul Gandhi in the Lok Sabha.

65 officials found missing from duty during check in Amethi

A total of 65 officials in 42 government offices in the district were found missing from work during a surprise visit on Friday by senior officials, including the District Magistrate.

Rahul Gandhi owns responsibility for Congress debacle in Lok Sabha Elections 2014

The Congress has been handed a drubbing by the people of India who voted overwhelmingly in favour of the Bharatiya Janata Party.

Will not leave Amethi: Kumar Vishwas

Aam Aadmi Party leader and party nominee from Amethi Lok Sabha seat Kumar Vishwas today said he will not leave the constituency whether he wins or loses the election.

Lok Sabha polls: Keeping Rahul in the ivory box of `collective responsibility`

With the Congress staring at a defeat in Lok Sabha polls 2014, party leaders have begun the oft repeated exercise – deflecting blame from the first family of the party.

BJP can accept Rahul Gandhi in Parliament, but not an `aam aadmi`: Kumar Vishwas

Launching a blistering attack on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Kumar Vishwas on Tuesday said that the main opposition party fielded Smriti Irani from Amethi to cut votes and make Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi win.

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

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.

Smriti Irani appeals to EC for special observer during counting in Amethi

BJP candidate Smriti Irani, who is pitted against Rahul Gandhi in Amethi, has appealed to the Election Commission for appointing a special observer to ensure free and fair counting in the constituency.

Modi`s Gujarat model is focused on enhancing fortunes of one person: Rahul Gandhi

With two days left for the big battle in Varanasi, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday started his roadshow in the holy city to campaign for party candidate Ajay Rai who ispitted against BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal.

Rahul Gandhi in polling booth: EC directs further probe

The Election Commission on Friday ordered a further probe into a factual report on allegations that Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, a candidate from Amethi, had violated rules by going to the polling area inside some booths in the constituency during balloting.

Rahul`s inspection of EVMs in Amethi not violation of law: Congress

Congress today hit out at BJP for demanding action against Rahul Gandhi for inspecting EVMs inside some polling booths in Amethi, saying the party had poor understanding of the law as the Congress vice president had done no cognisable offence.