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The Economic Times
BJP is a contender but SP is ahead, says Aparna Yadav, daughter-in-law of Mulayam Singh Yadavthe main issues the state is facing todayAparna: That's a big question. The CM
BJP is a contender but SP is ahead, says Aparna Yadav, daughter-in-law of Mulayam Singh Yadav
The Economic Times / Posted 12 hours ago
the main issues the state is facing todayAparna: That's a big question. The CM and Netaji can answer that best but I feel Bundelkhand is the main issue. There is drought, hunger, poverty. Tackling it is a big issue. On the Akhilesh... Read more
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New Kerala
We are like frogs in boiling water: Author Amitav Ghosh on climate change ( - newkerala.com #94494the previous dispensation. "This year, due to this extreme drought, thousands
We are like frogs in boiling water: Author Amitav Ghosh on climate change ( - newkerala.com #94494
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
the previous dispensation. "This year, due to this extreme drought, thousands of farmers committed suicide and more left Bundelkhand to live under the flyovers of Delhi. There was just one discussion in the Lok Sabha on it and only a few members... Read more
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The Hindu
A rural digital media start-up banks on feminist business model'Khabar Lahariya' has inspired the team to break into new media. The team of w
A rural digital media start-up banks on feminist business model
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
'Khabar Lahariya' has inspired the team to break into new media. The team of women journalists who turned the badlands of Bundelkhand into a hub of rural journalism with the launch of an eight-page newspaper Khabar Lahariya 15 years ago has now... Read more
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The Economic Times
Rural digital media startup banks on 'feminist business model'By Gokul Bhagabati NEW DELHI: The team of women journalists who turned the badl
Rural digital media startup banks on 'feminist business model'
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
By Gokul Bhagabati NEW DELHI: The team of women journalists who turned the badlands of Bundelkhand into a hub of rural journalism with the launch of an eight-page newspaper "Khabar Lahariya" 15 years ago has now completed a six-month pilot-run of... Read more
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New Kerala
Rural digital media start-up banks on 'feminist business model' - newkerala.com #91372by the iconic Vice Media, the digital content of Chambal Media has already crea
Rural digital media start-up banks on 'feminist business model' - newkerala.com #91372
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
by the iconic Vice Media, the digital content of Chambal Media has already created ripples in some rural quarters of Bundelkhand. For example, a video feature story about Narad -- a young boy from Tindwari in Banda district who made a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Series of challenges before BSP supremo Mayawati ahead of Uttar Pradesh electionsvotes were bought over by influential candidates of other parties," said Prasad
Series of challenges before BSP supremo Mayawati ahead of Uttar Pradesh elections
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
votes were bought over by influential candidates of other parties," said Prasad, a three-time MLA and ex-minister from Bundelkhand. "Kanshi Ram-ji made Dalits realise the true value and power of their individual vote. He told Dalits that... Read more
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New Kerala
NE tribal groups ready to intensify statehood movement - newkerala.com #88054Union President Promod Boro on Saturday. "The movements for creating new state
NE tribal groups ready to intensify statehood movement - newkerala.com #88054
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
Union President Promod Boro on Saturday. "The movements for creating new states of Bodoland, Vidarbha, Karbi Anglong, Bundelkhand, Gorkhaland, Kukiland and Tripuraland are some of the glaring examples of these communities' struggle to protect... Read more
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New Kerala
First drought, now water: Rains wash away farmers' hopes in Bundelkhand - newkerala.com #87736Bhopal, July 8 : Heavy rains since Tuesday have swamped about 3.25 lakh hectare
First drought, now water: Rains wash away farmers' hopes in Bundelkhand - newkerala.com #87736
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
Bhopal, July 8 : Heavy rains since Tuesday have swamped about 3.25 lakh hectares of farmland in the long suffering Bundelkhand region of Madhya Pradesh with little chance that newly-sown Soybean and Urad crops will survive the waterlogging, an... Read more
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Business Standard India
Power, road projects to weave BJP's UP poll narrativein UP (Gorakhpur). The government has also announced schemes for sugarcane farm
Power, road projects to weave BJP's UP poll narrative
Business Standard India / Posted 20 days ago
in UP (Gorakhpur). The government has also announced schemes for sugarcane farmers and launched sesame crop cultivation in Bundelkhand, as also a fodder bank in that region. There is a significant increase in the Centre’s contribution to the state... Read more
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asianage
Nabard opposes merging MNREGA with othersa course correction to achieve desired results. NABARD, which carried out an e
Nabard opposes merging MNREGA with others
asianage / Posted 21 days ago
a course correction to achieve desired results. NABARD, which carried out an extensive study on implementation of the Bundelkhand special package announced in 2009 for the drought-affected regions in Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh, has found... Read more
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Daily Mail
Indian drought leads to violence as neighbours turn on one anotherand even murder. As northern and central India continues to suffer thorough se
Indian drought leads to violence as neighbours turn on one another
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
and even murder. As northern and central India continues to suffer thorough severe drought and oppressive heat, police in Bundelkhand and several other regions are reporting a rise in violent - and often deadly - clashes over water. After almost... Read more
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New York Post
A waterless world is a murder and mayhem filled hellscapeNamdev and her younger sister Pushpa Namdev were neighbors in Chhatarpur distri
A waterless world is a murder and mayhem filled hellscape
New York Post / Posted 25 days ago
Namdev and her younger sister Pushpa Namdev were neighbors in Chhatarpur district, in the drought-hit Indian region of Bundelkhand. Both relied on the same well for water and, according to police, frequently quarreled over how much the other... Read more
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asianage
Murders, violence on the rise as parched central India battles for waterNamdev and her younger sister Pushpa Namdev were neighbours in Chhatarpur distr
Murders, violence on the rise as parched central India battles for water
asianage / Posted 25 days ago
Namdev and her younger sister Pushpa Namdev were neighbours in Chhatarpur district, in the drought-hit Indian region of Bundelkhand. Both relied on the same well for water and, according to police, frequently quarrelled over how much the other... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Murders, violence on the rise as parched central India battles for waterNamdev and her younger sister Pushpa Namdev were neighbours in Chhatarpur distr
Murders, violence on the rise as parched central India battles for water
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 25 days ago
Namdev and her younger sister Pushpa Namdev were neighbours in Chhatarpur district, in the drought-hit Indian region of Bundelkhand. Both relied on the same well for water and, according to police, frequently quarrelled over how much the other... Read more
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25d
Times of Malta
Violence on the rise as parched central India kills for waterNamdev and her younger sister Pushpa Namdev were neighbours in Chhatarpur distr
Violence on the rise as parched central India kills for water
Times of Malta / Posted 25 days ago
Namdev and her younger sister Pushpa Namdev were neighbours in Chhatarpur district, in the drought-hit Indian region of Bundelkhand. Both relied on the same well for water and, according to police, frequently quarrelled over how much the other... Read more
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26d
Business Standard India
Madhya Pradesh: Quite a few scores, but many misses, tooenvironment," he said. Swaraj Abhiyan, a social organisation, recently conduct
Madhya Pradesh: Quite a few scores, but many misses, too
Business Standard India / Posted 26 days ago
environment," he said. Swaraj Abhiyan, a social organisation, recently conducted a survey in seven districts of the Bundelkhand area. It said there was near-famine, with only five per cent of villages in the region reporting ongoing work... Read more
26d
Hindustantimes.com
Deficient monsoon makes farmers edgy about sowing, all eyes on July rains2016 compared to minus 3.2% in 2015,” said Sonal Varma, an economist with the N
Deficient monsoon makes farmers edgy about sowing, all eyes on July rains
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 26 days ago
2016 compared to minus 3.2% in 2015,” said Sonal Varma, an economist with the Nomura group. Yet Vinod Yadav, a farmer from Bundelkhand region, wants to see good rainfall to believe the national forecast. “We will wait till July 5. If it rains,... Read more
29d
dna
Uttar Pradesh: Gaya Charan Dinkar named Leader of Opposition in Assembly, replacing Swami Prasad Mauryacoveted post. Dinkar's name for the post was on the top because he is believed
Uttar Pradesh: Gaya Charan Dinkar named Leader of Opposition in Assembly, replacing Swami Prasad Maurya
dna / Posted 29 days ago
coveted post. Dinkar's name for the post was on the top because he is believed to be one of BSP's key Dalit leaders in the Bundelkhand region. He is an MLA from Naraini in Banda district. 62-year-old Maurya, who was the former Leader of Opposition... Read more
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29d
Business Standard India
Centre giving step-motherly treatment to UP: CM Akhilesh Yadavconnecting Agra with Lion Safari will be developed which will be a unique road
Centre giving step-motherly treatment to UP: CM Akhilesh Yadav
Business Standard India / Posted 29 days ago
connecting Agra with Lion Safari will be developed which will be a unique road in the country. Referring to drought-hit Bundelkhand, he said, "We are distributing free food in Bundelkhand." He said that the Centre sent a water train but the... Read more
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The Financial Express
Centre giving step-motherly treatment to UP: CM Akhilesh Yadavconnecting Agra with Lion Safari will be developed which will be a unique road
Centre giving step-motherly treatment to UP: CM Akhilesh Yadav
The Financial Express / Posted 29 days ago
connecting Agra with Lion Safari will be developed which will be a unique road in the country. Referring to drought-hit Bundelkhand, he said, “We are distributing free food in Bundelkhand.” He said the Centre sent a water train but the state... Read more

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