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Woman gang-raped in Uttar Pradesh’ Chitrakoot; four accused, including woman, arrested
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Woman gang-raped in Uttar Pradesh’ Chitrakoot; four accused, including woman, arrested

A case was registered against two men on charges of gang-rape and three others on charges of criminal conspiracy

Chitrakoot gangrape: Two UP cops suspended for laxity after 15-year-old victim dies by suicide
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Chitrakoot gangrape: Two UP cops suspended for laxity after 15-year-old victim dies by suicide

The Dalit girl's family members have alleged that she was raped by three men in a forest area on 8 October. According to the victim's father she was found with her hands and legs tied

Three migrant workers, infant girl returning home during lockdown killed in two road accidents in Uttar Pradesh, 46 others injured
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Three migrant workers, infant girl returning home during lockdown killed in two road accidents in Uttar Pradesh, 46 others injured

In Chitrakoot, a migrant labourer returning home in Uttar Pradesh from Chhattisgarh on bicycle was killed after being hit by a truck.

'Sabka saath, sabka vikas': At Prayagraj event, Narendra Modi says priority of government that justice reaches all 130 cr Indians
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'Sabka saath, sabka vikas': At Prayagraj event, Narendra Modi says priority of government that justice reaches all 130 cr Indians

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said ensuring that all citizens get benefit and justice is the government's responsibility and also the base of 'sabka saath, sabka vikas and sabka vishwas'

Narendra Modi to visit Uttar Pradesh today; PM will launch 10,000 FPOs, lay foundation stone for Bundelkhand Expressway in Chitrakoot
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Narendra Modi to visit Uttar Pradesh today; PM will launch 10,000 FPOs, lay foundation stone for Bundelkhand Expressway in Chitrakoot

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch 10,000 Farmers Producer Organisations (FPOs) all over the country in Chitrakoot, Uttar Pradesh in Chitrakoot on Saturday.

Two arrested for shooting woman dancer who took break at wedding in UP's Chitrakoot; victim out of danger, say police
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Two arrested for shooting woman dancer who took break at wedding in UP's Chitrakoot; victim out of danger, say police

The dancer, Hina, sustained a bullet injury in her jaw and two others sustained pellet injuries during firing at the function held to celebrate the wedding of the daughter of village head Suhir Singh Patel on 30 November

Woman dancer in UP's Chitrakoot shot for taking break during performance; investigation underway, victim admitted to hospital
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Woman dancer in UP's Chitrakoot shot for taking break during performance; investigation underway, victim admitted to hospital

In a bizarre incident, a dancer was shot in the face because she took a break from performing at a wedding in Chitrakoot. The dancer identified as Hina is recuperating at a hospital in Kanpur.

Yogi Adityanath asks Prayagraj, Varanasi residents to stay vigilant as Ganga, Yamuna swell due to heavy rainfall
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Yogi Adityanath asks Prayagraj, Varanasi residents to stay vigilant as Ganga, Yamuna swell due to heavy rainfall

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday directed officials in Prayagraj and Varanasi districts to remain vigilant as the water levels in Ganga and Yamuna rivers neared the danger mark

Severe water crisis in Uttar Pradesh's Gopipur leaves bachelors in Chitrakoot's parched village without brides
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Severe water crisis in Uttar Pradesh's Gopipur leaves bachelors in Chitrakoot's parched village without brides

Gopipur village has seven hand pumps, installed by the government long ago, but not a single one of them works.

Migrant workers who returned to UP's Banda to vote complain of intimidation by officials, long journey home
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Migrant workers who returned to UP's Banda to vote complain of intimidation by officials, long journey home

Bundelkhand witnesses the highest rates of migration in the country, with at least 50 to 70 percent of rural households having at least one annual or permanent migrant.

In Uttar Pradesh's Chitrakoot, govt's strong push for religious tourism fails to address travellers’ concerns
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In Uttar Pradesh's Chitrakoot, govt's strong push for religious tourism fails to address travellers’ concerns

In March this year, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adiyanath decided to allocate upwards of Rs. 720 crores towards strengthening the infrastructure for tourism in places of note as per the Hindu faith.

Chitrakoot cow deaths: As shelter grapples with inadequate resources, what gau raksha means on the ground
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Chitrakoot cow deaths: As shelter grapples with inadequate resources, what gau raksha means on the ground

In 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.

Twins abducted from Madhya Pradesh's Chitrakoot  found dead in Uttar Pradesh; six arrested, vehicles seized amid protests
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Twins abducted from Madhya Pradesh's Chitrakoot found dead in Uttar Pradesh; six arrested, vehicles seized amid protests

The 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.

Failure of a biometric machine leaves this UP village stranded for ration
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Failure of a biometric machine leaves this UP village stranded for ration

The push to digitalise the ration system and the integration of it with the Aadhar card have created a new host of issues.

In India's hinterland, young activists are demanding ban on EVM, changes in electoral process
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In India's hinterland, young activists are demanding ban on EVM, changes in electoral process

In 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

Woman farmer from Chitrakoot on her experiences working the fields: 'Women do all the hard work'
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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.

#MeToo: A rape in Chitrakoot shows that caste, gender continue to play into sexual crimes in rural India
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#MeToo: A rape in Chitrakoot shows that caste, gender continue to play into sexual crimes in rural India

In rural India, a whole culture of silencing and patriarchy becomes immediately active when one brave woman speaks up #MeToo

In Bundelkhand's Khandeha village, one teacher for entire school
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In Bundelkhand's Khandeha village, one teacher for entire school

The students of Khandeha – all 155 of them – have one teacher who teaches them all the subjects.

In UP's Chitrakoot when local press wants case updates, all they have to do is WhatsApp the local police
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In UP's Chitrakoot when local press wants case updates, all they have to do is WhatsApp the local police

The 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.

‘Honey Singh cutting, spicy cutting’, two of the styles on offer in Chitrakoot's brand new men's parlour
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‘Honey Singh cutting, spicy cutting’, two of the styles on offer in Chitrakoot's brand new men's parlour

The 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.