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Apr 02, 2019
Chitrakoot cow deaths: As shelter grapples with inadequate resources, what gau raksha means on the groundIn the district of Chitrakoot, in Bundelkhand’s UP, where in the cow shelter located in Chureh Kesruwa village, more than 100 cows have died in the last few months.
Mar 29, 2019
In UP's Mahoba district, amid govt's family planning initiatives, male sterilisation seems like a faraway goal45 districts from Uttar Pradesh, the most populous state in the country, make the cut for Mission Parivar Vikas.
Mar 23, 2019
TB-free India a distant reality for rural UP population struggling with recurrent TB and expensive private healthcareUnder the Revised National TB Control Program (RNTCP), a patient is given an identification card that tracks their site of infection, severity and treatment course, ‘notifying’, or adding them onto a national database. In 2018, over 4.2 lakh patients were notified in Uttar Pradesh, the highest in the country. Between 1 January and 15 March of this year alone, over 68,000 people have been notified in the state.
Mar 20, 2019
In Varanasi, a BJP member flagrantly disregards the Model Code of ConductOn 10 March, the 2019 Lok Sabha election schedule was announced, thus bringing into force the Model Code of Conduct (MCC). 10 March was also the day that a BJP party member was seen distributing NaMo merchandise in Ward 66 of the Prime Minister’s own constituency Varanasi.
Mar 18, 2019
Lok Sabha Election 2019, Uttar Pradesh profile: In arid Bundelkhand, BJP thrives in abundance; has all LS, Assembly seats in kittyWhile the BSP is set to fight polls in Jalaun and Hamirpur, Samajwadi Party will be contesting from Jhansi and Banda Lok Sabha seats.
Mar 14, 2019
No electricity for the past three years, but bills arrive on time in this UP villageIn 2017, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a Rs 16,320 crore-electricity-for-all scheme called the PM Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana or Saubhagya. The aim was to electrify all households, both rural and urban, in the country by December 2018 – a goal claimed to have been met.
Mar 13, 2019
Uttar Pradesh’s missing voters: Agricultural labourers move due to low incomes; Muslims, SC/STs in search of jobsAccording to the latest Ministry of External Affairs data, Uttar Pradesh is the top origin state for migrant labourers in the Gulf.
Mar 06, 2019
As the migration crisis in rural UP continues, MGNREGA gets less funds than Kumbh in state budgetKumhedi, a foregone village nestled in Lalitpur district in Uttar Pradesh, has seen steady out-migration over the years, with as many as 50 families having been migrated out, all in search of work.
Feb 26, 2019
Declining ground water levels add to the woes of farmers in this UP villageWith apathetic government figureheads and worsening natural conditions, it isn't hard to see why people like Dhanshyam believe, “There is no remedy.”
Feb 21, 2019
Khabar Lahariya reports on the ground reality of the 2019 Swacch Survekshan in Uttar PradeshWhile Banda is covered with friendly, informative and encouraging wall art about the Swacch Bharat Mission and even the survey, this has little correlation to the level of popular awareness.