Pihani, Uttar Pradesh: For 16 years, Kailash Rai (not his real name), 49, has been commuting six hours every working day between his home in the state capital Lucknow and the government degree college where he teaches in Pihani, 135 km to the northwe
Poor, populous Uttar Pradesh (UP) was the first Indian state to have a female chief ministerĖSucheta Kriplani from 1963 to 1967Ėbut this pioneering effort has not improved prospects for women in elections.
As voter turnout has risen, more competi
Elections for the Uttar Pradesh state assembly, Indiaís largest state with more votersĖ138 millionĖthan the population of the north American country of Mexico, start on February 11, 2017, but 40% of its voters said they still donít know which politic
Almost a third of voters polled said power cuts were the biggest problem in Uttar Pradesh (UP), according to a new survey conducted by by FourthLion Technologies, a data analytics and public opinion polling firm, for IndiaSpend.
Elections in UP,
Former President Joyce Banda says unless the international community and national governments provide the necessary mechanisms and environment to create employment for people with disabilities, all efforts to promote and protect the rights of people
Issues about gender equality, sexual and reproductive health (SRH), services and comprehensive sexuality education must be given special attention by the international community to ensure the attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by
Infinity Partners Ltd: FOMC backs away from monetary tightening amid slowing job growth, Brexit.
As widely expected, voting members of the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) voted unanimously to leave the Federal Funds rate unchanged in a range of
New Delhi, 7th September: The flaw which occurred on the part of Congress Partyís youth party, NSUI in terms of ticket distribution at the student elections of Delhi University is posing a threat for the party high command. The episode has created ri
An overwhelming response to Youth Akali Dalís statewide membership drive! It was a fascinating experience to see the passionate Punjabi youth with dreams in their eyes, walking high and a resolution in mind to do something for their state and nation.