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Feb 24, 2019
Twins abducted from Madhya Pradesh's Chitrakoot found dead in Uttar Pradesh; six arrested, vehicles seized amid protestsThe six-year-old twin sons of a businessman kidnapped at gunpoint in Madhya Pradesh's Chitrakoot have been found dead in the Yamuna River in Uttar Pradesh.
Jan 30, 2019
Failure of a biometric machine leaves this UP village stranded for rationThe push to digitalise the ration system and the integration of it with the Aadhar card have created a new host of issues.
Nov 02, 2018
In India's hinterland, young activists are demanding ban on EVM, changes in electoral processIn Mau, Uttar Pradesh, a local community of social activists who call themselves the Aabhaas Mahasangh Mandal are leading a campaign against the use of EVMs
Oct 18, 2018
Woman farmer from Chitrakoot on her experiences working the fields: 'Women do all the hard work'Despite an overall feminisation of agriculture, due to the increasing migration of men from villages, only 13% of rural women own land in their own name.
Oct 16, 2018
#MeToo: A rape in Chitrakoot shows that caste, gender continue to play into sexual crimes in rural IndiaIn rural India, a whole culture of silencing and patriarchy becomes immediately active when one brave woman speaks up #MeToo
Oct 09, 2018
In Bundelkhand's Khandeha village, one teacher for entire schoolThe students of Khandeha – all 155 of them – have one teacher who teaches them all the subjects.
Aug 23, 2018
In UP's Chitrakoot when local press wants case updates, all they have to do is WhatsApp the local policeThe problem of the unidirectional movement of news, in which the press is not able to perform its key role of questioning the government’s actions, is a big one, often leading to the regurgitating of news stories in the rush to update the website every few hours.
Aug 21, 2018
‘Honey Singh cutting, spicy cutting’, two of the styles on offer in Chitrakoot's brand new men's parlourThe New Ahad Men’s Parlour was a basic “cutting” space, but has now upped the services on offer, with an eye on the business of an all-new male vanity, gaining momentum even in the hinterland.
Jul 31, 2018
Uttar Pradesh rains: Toll rises to 92 as 12 more die across state; 91 injured, 600 houses damagedUttar Pradesh Chief minister Yogi Adityanath has directed senior officials of all the districts to alert people and asked them to undertake extensive tours in the affected areas and identify dilapidated buildings and get them vacated, a government spokesperson said.
Jul 17, 2018
Monsoon of Discontent: Anti-government protests gain ground across BundelkhandA year and counting of a brand new government that branded itself as the change-maker in a state aching for a shift in status quo. A no-show on almost all the promises made in the heat of the campaign, is now sending distinct ripples of discontent across Uttar Pradesh. A report on the protests gaining ground across Bundelkhand.