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May 15, 2019
Travels through the Hindi belt: Rahul Gandhi's NYAY has no takers in Mirzapur's Saradah; most have not heard of it, don't believe it can workThe people of Saradah are unaware of Congress' Nyuntam Aay Yojana, or NYAY and don't blame Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the lack of development
May 12, 2019
Travels through the Hindi belt: Bihar's unemployed keep faith in Modi, mainly due to lack of credible OppositionAccording to the Centre of Monitoring Indian Economy's report of December 2018, Bihar's overall unemployment rate is 10.9 percent, far above India's 6.8, as of 27 March
May 11, 2019
Travels through the Hindi belt: Love for golf saves Lucknow's Martin Purva from unemployment as locals tee off careers as caddiesThe golf course has been employing at least one member from nearly every household in Martin Purva.
May 10, 2019
Travels through the Hindi belt: Varanasi shopkeepers, facing displacement due to Kashi Vishwanath corridor, vent ire at Yogi and ModiThe Uttar Pradesh government, led by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, is keen on building a 400-meter corridor between the Kashi Vishwanath Temple and the Ganga, so pilgrims get “clear access” to the temple after a dip in the holy river
May 07, 2019
Travels through the Hindi belt: Knocked out by EC, Tej Bahadur Yadav's unemployment is an uncanny reflection on India's farm crisisDismissed as a BSF jawan in April 2017, Tej Bahadur Yadav kept himself busy by toiling in his 2.5-acre farmland in Haryana.
May 03, 2019
Travels through the Hindi belt: In Lucknow, daily wage earners vouch for Narendra Modi, feel Rahul Gandhi hasn't arrived yetAccording to the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy, Uttar Pradesh’s unemployment rate is 8.1 percent as against the national average of 6.7 percent.
Apr 29, 2019
Travels through the Hindi belt: Ex-corporator in Kanpur cultivates following by helping the unemployed take on the systemAccording to the CMIE, Uttar Pradesh’s unemployment rate is 8.1 percent as against the national average of 6.7 percent. In Kanpur, the numbers reflect starkly.
Apr 24, 2019
Travels through the Hindi belt: Unpaid and unemployed, Kanpur's textile workers slam Modi for failing to revive millsOnce called Manchester of East for its thriving textile industry, the textile mills in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur now resemble a ghost town with hundreds of textile workers scrambling for alternative livelihoods
Apr 20, 2019
Travels through the Hindi belt: Hatred, unemployment spur UP youths in search of purpose to join cow vigilante groupsAfter Yogi Adityanath took over as chief minister of Uttar Pradesh in March 2017, things have gotten worse, say critics, with cow vigilantes running amok.
Apr 16, 2019
Travels through the Hindi belt: GST, demonetisation, Chinese competition leave Aligarh's famed lock industry strugglingthe Tala Nagri of Uttar Pradesh, as Aligarh is popularly called, is struggling due to the combination of demonetisation, GST and invasion from China.