Articles by Vivek Awasthi
Feb 17, 2017
UP Election 2017: Politicians-bureaucrats-police nexus makes state a hotbed of criminalised governanceBut there have been enough cases in Uttar Pradesh under the Samajwadi Party, where the state police have been forced by politicians and bureaucrats to exceed their brief and go beyond legal systems and procedures.
Feb 02, 2017
UP Election 2017: Akhilesh Yadav's 300 projects are encouraging, but how will SP tackle real issues?In a desperate bid to create a public perception among the voters of Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Akhilesh in just a matter of two days inaugurated over 300 projects and laid the foundation stone of about dozen of projects — worth approximately Rs 60,000 crore — at seven venues in the state capital in just four hours on one day.
Oct 20, 2016
Samajwadi Party MLC says black magic by Yadav family members led to Mulayam-Akhilesh feudIn a strong worded, four-page letter to Mulayam Singh, SP MLC Uday Pratap has made allegations against the Yadav family for souring relations with Akhilesh.
Jun 04, 2016
Who was Ram Vriksh Yadav? Uncovering the mastermind behind Mathura clashesRam Vriksh Yadav is the man being held responsible for the violence in Mathura that led to the death of 24 persons, including two police officers.
May 31, 2016
It was a cow: Final report in the Dadri lynching case confirms meat was beefThe report confirming that if was cow meat comes at a time when Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh are round the corner.