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Jan 14, 2017
Madhya Pradesh: BJP's ambitious Ken-Betwa river link project gets green panel's nodThe NDA government's ambitious Rs 9,393 crore Ken-Betwa river interlinking project that will irrigate 6.35 lakh hectares and mitigate drinking water woes of Bundelkhand region has received clearance from the green panel and Tribal Affairs ministry
Nov 29, 2016
Uma Bharti says govt to come up with a model act to conserve ground, rain waterThe government will soon come out with a draft model law to conserve ground, surface and rain water and increase use of treated water for non-potable purposes, said Uma Bharti
Oct 24, 2016
Narendra Modi bats for women's rights, says triple talaq should not be politicised in Uttar PradeshPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday reached Uttar Pradesh to address a rally in the Mahoba district of Bundelkhand region ahead of the Assembly elections in 2017.
Sep 16, 2016
Rahul Gandhi accuses UP govt of failure to lend support to drought-hit BundelkhandRahul Gandhi on Friday accused the Uttar Pradesh government of failure to lend support to improve situation in the Bundelkhand region, which has been battling continuous drought. "The requirement in Bundelkhand is different and it needs to be addressed differently," he said at a 'khat sabha'.
Jun 08, 2016
Drought in India: Women battle cruelties everyday and exit isn't an optionWomen gather all the pieces of everyday life and carry on with it somehow. Women experience drought in its quotidian cruelties where exit is not an option.
Jun 07, 2016
Uma Bharti threatens to go on hunger strike if Ken-Betwa project is delayed"I consider causing delay to the project as national crime... Because you are denying livelihood for 70 lakh people," Bharti said.
Jun 04, 2016
Drought in India: 13 ways to deny the poor food-grains at a time of scarcityMany visibly poor drought hit families are being denied their quota of subsidised food-grain. List of how the poor are deprived of their legal entitlement.
Jun 01, 2016
Drought in India: Bundelkhand battles cattle famine, but little action from govtsBundelkhand is in the midst of a cattle famine. An average of 30 deaths per day, there could be over three lakh cattle deaths due to drought in May 2016.
May 30, 2016
Bundelkhand could become another Rajasthan desert, says Rajendra SinghThe drought-affected Bundelkhand region is well on its way to becoming another Rajasthan desert if drought and silting of arable land is not arrested soon, Waterman of India Rajendra Singh has said.
May 30, 2016
Drought in India: There's water everywhere in Latur, but not a drop of it's freeAnything to do with the storage, supply or distribution of water is a flourishing business in drought hit Latur. A sort of thirst economy exists there.