Bundelkhand


'Bundelkhand' - 111 News Result(s)

  • In UP, Women-Led Collectives Are Taking On Bundelkhand's Water Problem

    In UP, Women-Led Collectives Are Taking On Bundelkhand's Water Problem

    Bundelkhand in Uttar Pradesh, which is among the hottest regions in the country, regularly faces water scarcity every summer. Until the rains of last year, the arid region was hit by three successive drought seasons. Now, a water collective from Lalitpur district's Bhamaurisar village, which faced a similar problem in 2011, have taken charge of Bun...

  • Bundelkhand Got Rains Last Year, But Water Crisis Continues

    Bundelkhand Got Rains Last Year, But Water Crisis Continues

    Three of the village's 4 hand pumps are running dry this summer. The wells are dry.

  • In Bundelkhand, Anxiety And Confusion Over Yogi Adityanath's Loan Waiver

    In Bundelkhand, Anxiety And Confusion Over Yogi Adityanath's Loan Waiver

    Hit by years of drought, 70-year-old Kalyan Singh saw the first decent crop in years in the last Kharif season. He made some money but not enough to repay his 49,000 farm loan taken three years ago. And then, the Yogi Adityanath government's announcement to waive the crop loans came. "I heard on TV that 1 lakh rupee loans will be waived," the small...

  • He Loves Me, Says 'Revolver Rani', Arrested For Kidnapping Groom

    He Loves Me, Says 'Revolver Rani', Arrested For Kidnapping Groom

    A young woman who kidnapped a groom at gunpoint from his wedding on Tuesday night - announcing, Bollywood-style, that she would not allow her man to marry someone else - has been arrested by the police in Uttar Pradesh's Bundelkhand. She claims the groom, Ashok Yadav, went with her willingly.

  • Revolver Rani In Uttar Pradesh Stops Wedding, Kidnaps Groom. Here's Why

    Revolver Rani In Uttar Pradesh Stops Wedding, Kidnaps Groom. Here's Why

    She pulled up in an SUV to the wedding venue. Then, with a revolver to the groom's head, she made her point. "This man loves me, he is betraying me by marrying someone else. I will not allow this to happen."

  • Dharnas Are Not Your Job, Yogi Adityanath Warns BJP Workers

    Dharnas Are Not Your Job, Yogi Adityanath Warns BJP Workers

    During his first visit to Bundelkhand as Uttar Pradesh's Chief Minister, Yogi Adityanath advised BJP workers not to react or sit on dharnas if they find any discrepancies or inconsistencies in the various development projects in the state.

  • When A Car In Yogi Adityanath's Motorcade Was 'Stolen'. It Was Towed Away

    When A Car In Yogi Adityanath's Motorcade Was 'Stolen'. It Was Towed Away

    Three vehicles are stolen every hour in Uttar Pradesh. But this 'stolen' car was special; it was one of the dozen-odd vehicles in the motorcade of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. So when the driver reported the theft of his car from the compound of Jhansi's Circuit House, the district's police brass panicked. Soon after the search for...

  • Another Big Yogi Adityanath Order In 2nd Cabinet Meeting, This Time On Power

    Another Big Yogi Adityanath Order In 2nd Cabinet Meeting, This Time On Power

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has in his second cabinet meeting held this morning ordered 18-hour power supply in villages and 24 hours in district headquarters of the state. A farm loan waiver had headlined the new Chief Minister's first cabinet meeting last week and has built pressure on his counterparts in other states to make sim...

  • Yogi Adityanath Okays Rs 47 Crore-Package For Drinking Water In Bundelkhand

    Yogi Adityanath Okays Rs 47 Crore-Package For Drinking Water In Bundelkhand

    The Yogi Adityanath government today approved Rs 47 crore-package to ensure immediate availability of drinking water in the parched Bundelkhand region. The Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister also said that if needed, the state government would make available additional funds under this head, but there should not be any problem of drinking water for the p...

  • UP Election 2017: 61% Voting In Phase 4 Of Polls - 10 Points

    UP Election 2017: 61% Voting In Phase 4 Of Polls - 10 Points

    Over 61 per cent turnout was registered today - up by 2.3 per cent from 2012 - as parts of Uttar Pradesh voted in the fourth round of seven-phase elections. Five seats in Congress President Sonia Gandhi's parliamentary constituency Raebareli are among the 53 that voted today. The parched Bundelkhand zone and Allahabad, the historic city at the cent...

  • UP Election 2017: Voting Today For Phase 4 After Hectic, Personal Campaign - 10 Points

    UP Election 2017: Voting Today For Phase 4 After Hectic, Personal Campaign - 10 Points

    Fifty-three constituencies of Uttar Pradesh, spread over 12 districts, go to polls in the fourth of the seven-phase elections in the state today. Among them the five constituencies of Raebareli, the parliamentary seat of Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, and the parched Bundelkhand zone. This phase of election had been preceded by a high profile campai...

  • UP Elections 2017: As Parties Make Promises, Bundelkhand Migrants Say Little Has Changed

    UP Elections 2017: As Parties Make Promises, Bundelkhand Migrants Say Little Has Changed

    As 19 constituencies across seven districts of Bundelkhand prepare to vote in the fourth phase of the assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, NDTV visited a labour chowk in Greater Noida, which has been a hub for migrants from Bundelkhand for the past two decades.

  • UP Elections 2017: In Parched Bundelkhand, Politicians Rush To Sell Dreams Of Development

    UP Elections 2017: In Parched Bundelkhand, Politicians Rush To Sell Dreams Of Development

    The drought-prone Bundelkhand, one of the most backward regions of Uttar Pradesh, is a place where development has dominated the political discourse during the election campaign.

  • UP Elections 2017: BSP Is Behenji Sampatti Party, Says PM Modi. Livid Mayawati Hits Back.

    UP Elections 2017: BSP Is Behenji Sampatti Party, Says PM Modi. Livid Mayawati Hits Back.

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today targeted Mayawati - the Dalit powerhouse he has ignored so far in the election - saying her BSP now stands for "Behenji Sampatti Party". Speaking at Bundelkhand's Jalaun -- an area with a substantial number of Dalits, which is going to polls on February 23 -- PM Modi said: "Arrey Behenji discussion not because ele...

  • UP Elections 2017: Campaigning Ends Today For Phase 4 Polling

    UP Elections 2017: Campaigning Ends Today For Phase 4 Polling

    Campaigning for the fourth phase of Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls, covering 53 constituencies in 12 districts, including Bundelkhand, will come to a close today.

'Bundelkhand' - 168 Video Result(s)

'Bundelkhand' - 111 News Result(s)

  • In UP, Women-Led Collectives Are Taking On Bundelkhand's Water Problem

    In UP, Women-Led Collectives Are Taking On Bundelkhand's Water Problem

    Bundelkhand in Uttar Pradesh, which is among the hottest regions in the country, regularly faces water scarcity every summer. Until the rains of last year, the arid region was hit by three successive drought seasons. Now, a water collective from Lalitpur district's Bhamaurisar village, which faced a similar problem in 2011, have taken charge of Bun...

  • Bundelkhand Got Rains Last Year, But Water Crisis Continues

    Bundelkhand Got Rains Last Year, But Water Crisis Continues

    Three of the village's 4 hand pumps are running dry this summer. The wells are dry.

  • In Bundelkhand, Anxiety And Confusion Over Yogi Adityanath's Loan Waiver

    In Bundelkhand, Anxiety And Confusion Over Yogi Adityanath's Loan Waiver

    Hit by years of drought, 70-year-old Kalyan Singh saw the first decent crop in years in the last Kharif season. He made some money but not enough to repay his 49,000 farm loan taken three years ago. And then, the Yogi Adityanath government's announcement to waive the crop loans came. "I heard on TV that 1 lakh rupee loans will be waived," the small...

  • He Loves Me, Says 'Revolver Rani', Arrested For Kidnapping Groom

    He Loves Me, Says 'Revolver Rani', Arrested For Kidnapping Groom

    A young woman who kidnapped a groom at gunpoint from his wedding on Tuesday night - announcing, Bollywood-style, that she would not allow her man to marry someone else - has been arrested by the police in Uttar Pradesh's Bundelkhand. She claims the groom, Ashok Yadav, went with her willingly.

  • Revolver Rani In Uttar Pradesh Stops Wedding, Kidnaps Groom. Here's Why

    Revolver Rani In Uttar Pradesh Stops Wedding, Kidnaps Groom. Here's Why

    She pulled up in an SUV to the wedding venue. Then, with a revolver to the groom's head, she made her point. "This man loves me, he is betraying me by marrying someone else. I will not allow this to happen."

  • Dharnas Are Not Your Job, Yogi Adityanath Warns BJP Workers

    Dharnas Are Not Your Job, Yogi Adityanath Warns BJP Workers

    During his first visit to Bundelkhand as Uttar Pradesh's Chief Minister, Yogi Adityanath advised BJP workers not to react or sit on dharnas if they find any discrepancies or inconsistencies in the various development projects in the state.

  • When A Car In Yogi Adityanath's Motorcade Was 'Stolen'. It Was Towed Away

    When A Car In Yogi Adityanath's Motorcade Was 'Stolen'. It Was Towed Away

    Three vehicles are stolen every hour in Uttar Pradesh. But this 'stolen' car was special; it was one of the dozen-odd vehicles in the motorcade of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. So when the driver reported the theft of his car from the compound of Jhansi's Circuit House, the district's police brass panicked. Soon after the search for...

  • Another Big Yogi Adityanath Order In 2nd Cabinet Meeting, This Time On Power

    Another Big Yogi Adityanath Order In 2nd Cabinet Meeting, This Time On Power

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has in his second cabinet meeting held this morning ordered 18-hour power supply in villages and 24 hours in district headquarters of the state. A farm loan waiver had headlined the new Chief Minister's first cabinet meeting last week and has built pressure on his counterparts in other states to make sim...

  • Yogi Adityanath Okays Rs 47 Crore-Package For Drinking Water In Bundelkhand

    Yogi Adityanath Okays Rs 47 Crore-Package For Drinking Water In Bundelkhand

    The Yogi Adityanath government today approved Rs 47 crore-package to ensure immediate availability of drinking water in the parched Bundelkhand region. The Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister also said that if needed, the state government would make available additional funds under this head, but there should not be any problem of drinking water for the p...

  • UP Election 2017: 61% Voting In Phase 4 Of Polls - 10 Points

    UP Election 2017: 61% Voting In Phase 4 Of Polls - 10 Points

    Over 61 per cent turnout was registered today - up by 2.3 per cent from 2012 - as parts of Uttar Pradesh voted in the fourth round of seven-phase elections. Five seats in Congress President Sonia Gandhi's parliamentary constituency Raebareli are among the 53 that voted today. The parched Bundelkhand zone and Allahabad, the historic city at the cent...

  • UP Election 2017: Voting Today For Phase 4 After Hectic, Personal Campaign - 10 Points

    UP Election 2017: Voting Today For Phase 4 After Hectic, Personal Campaign - 10 Points

    Fifty-three constituencies of Uttar Pradesh, spread over 12 districts, go to polls in the fourth of the seven-phase elections in the state today. Among them the five constituencies of Raebareli, the parliamentary seat of Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, and the parched Bundelkhand zone. This phase of election had been preceded by a high profile campai...

  • UP Elections 2017: As Parties Make Promises, Bundelkhand Migrants Say Little Has Changed

    UP Elections 2017: As Parties Make Promises, Bundelkhand Migrants Say Little Has Changed

    As 19 constituencies across seven districts of Bundelkhand prepare to vote in the fourth phase of the assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, NDTV visited a labour chowk in Greater Noida, which has been a hub for migrants from Bundelkhand for the past two decades.

  • UP Elections 2017: In Parched Bundelkhand, Politicians Rush To Sell Dreams Of Development

    UP Elections 2017: In Parched Bundelkhand, Politicians Rush To Sell Dreams Of Development

    The drought-prone Bundelkhand, one of the most backward regions of Uttar Pradesh, is a place where development has dominated the political discourse during the election campaign.

  • UP Elections 2017: BSP Is Behenji Sampatti Party, Says PM Modi. Livid Mayawati Hits Back.

    UP Elections 2017: BSP Is Behenji Sampatti Party, Says PM Modi. Livid Mayawati Hits Back.

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today targeted Mayawati - the Dalit powerhouse he has ignored so far in the election - saying her BSP now stands for "Behenji Sampatti Party". Speaking at Bundelkhand's Jalaun -- an area with a substantial number of Dalits, which is going to polls on February 23 -- PM Modi said: "Arrey Behenji discussion not because ele...

  • UP Elections 2017: Campaigning Ends Today For Phase 4 Polling

    UP Elections 2017: Campaigning Ends Today For Phase 4 Polling

    Campaigning for the fourth phase of Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls, covering 53 constituencies in 12 districts, including Bundelkhand, will come to a close today.

  • UP Election 2017: BSP Now Stands For Behenji Sampatti Party, Says PM Narendra Modi

    UP Election 2017: BSP Now Stands For Behenji Sampatti Party, Says PM Narendra Modi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today criticised BSP chief Mayawati's opposition to demonetisation, saying that her party, BSP is no longer Bahujan Samaj Party but 'Behenji Sampatti Party'. At an election rally in Orai region of Jalaun in Bundelkhand region, the Prime Minister said those who deposit wealth for themselves can never solve the problems o...

  • UP Election 2017: Will Transform Bundelkhand Like Kutch, Says PM Narendra Modi

    UP Election 2017: Will Transform Bundelkhand Like Kutch, Says PM Narendra Modi

    Hitting the campaign trail in water scarce Bundelkhand, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today blamed the Samajwadi Party, Bahujan Samaj Party and Congress for backwardness of the region and promised to transform it like Kutch in Gujarat. Mineral-rich Bundelkhand, he said, can change the "fate" of Uttar Pradesh and satellites can help keep a check on i...

  • UP Elections 2017: Banda Misses Loud Campaigning That Pumped Its Economy

    UP Elections 2017: Banda Misses Loud Campaigning That Pumped Its Economy

    In any other election year, Banda would have come to life. Candidates would organise carnival-like public meetings, zip in and out of the town in long convoys of cars decked up with party flags, and vehicles transformed into election floats, fitted with loudspeakers belting out Bollywood-inspired songs adapted to take pot-shots at their rival candi...

  • Rs 18,000 Crore Ken-Betwa River Linking Project Cleared

    Rs 18,000 Crore Ken-Betwa River Linking Project Cleared

    The investment clearance committee, comprising officials from NITI Aayog and Union Water Resources Ministry, for Ken-Betwa river linking today gave the approval for the Rs 18,000-crore national projectenvisaged to address drinking water and irrigation requirements of the parched Bundelkhand region.

  • UP Elections 2017: Once An Important Poll Issue, Division Of Uttar Pradesh Finds No Mention This Time

    UP Elections 2017: Once An Important Poll Issue, Division Of Uttar Pradesh Finds No Mention This Time

    Once a much-talked-about issue during election campaigns, the division of Uttar Pradesh no longer finds favour with key political parties - at least this time round. Promises to carve out Harit Pradesh (western UP), Poorvanchal (eastern UP), Bundelkhand and Awadh have been pushed to the back burner with no party pushing for the division of UP - Ind...

  • UP Elections 2017: A Village Of 1,000 Shares How It's Hunkered Down For Notes Ban

    UP Elections 2017: A Village Of 1,000 Shares How It's Hunkered Down For Notes Ban

    Raghunath, a 60-year-old farmer, surveys his two-acre farm in Bundelkhand with some concern. After four consecutive years of drought, the weather cooperated this year. Right after Diwali, he sowed the Rabi or winter crop of wheat, which now stands about two feet tall. On seeds, fertilizers, diesel for his water pump, he spent Rs 15,000. Then, on No...

  • A Small Village In Uttar Pradesh Makes A Big Election Pledge

    A Small Village In Uttar Pradesh Makes A Big Election Pledge

    Almost all the 4,500 residents of Chandaur, a small village in the Bundelkhand region of Uttar Pradesh, are gathered in front of the primary school to discuss the assembly elections in the state, but within minutes it turns into a full-fledged protest.

  • Ken-Betwa Project On Linking Rivers Gets Green Panel's Nod

    Ken-Betwa Project On Linking Rivers Gets Green Panel's Nod

    The Rs 9,393 crore Ken-Betwa project that will link rivers to ease drinking water woes of Bundelkhand region has received clearance from the green panel and Tribal Affairs ministry.

  • Gulabi Gang, Belan Army And The Fight For Political Power

    <i>Gulabi</i> Gang, <i>Belan</i> Army And The Fight For Political Power

    Sampat Pal is the founder of the famous Gulabi Gang, a group of women in pink saris and armed with lathis who have vowed to fight violence against women in a region notorious for its record of rape crimes, dowry deaths and domestic violence.

  • The Diary Of A Farmer Who Walked 70 Km To End Up With A 2000-Rupee Note

    The Diary Of A Farmer Who Walked 70 Km To End Up With A 2000-Rupee Note

    At 7am, Bihari Das is usually at work on the farm he owns in Bundelkhand in Central Uttar Pradesh. This morning, he headed in the opposite direction.

  • 'Come See Our Villages, Then You Will Know': Angry Farmers On Notes Ban

    'Come See Our Villages, Then You Will Know': Angry Farmers On Notes Ban

    By 9 am, the line outside a bank in Bundelkhand in central Uttar Pradesh is staggering. Bihari Das is exhausted. He walked ten kilometres to get to this bank - for the fourth day in a row. "It's incredibly frustrating for me. I can't afford to do this each day, but I have to," said the 65-year-old farmer. Each time he has made his exacting journey...

  • As Cash Runs Dry, No Work For Migrants From Drought-Hit Bundelkhand

    As Cash Runs Dry, No Work For Migrants From Drought-Hit Bundelkhand

    It is 8 in the morning and for 60-year-old mason Amir Khan, a migrant from Uttar Pradesh's drought-hit Bundelkhand region, it looks like the day will involve yet another futile wait for work on a South Delhi road - the third such day in succession.

  • Political Parties Come Knocking At The Doors Of Drought-Hit Bundelkhand

    Political Parties Come Knocking At The Doors Of Drought-Hit Bundelkhand

    For the first time in five years, the well in Bundelkhand farmer Ram Prakash Kushwaha's field is full. This is good news for Mr Kushwaha's masoor dal crop, which needs just one cycle of water. Over the last five years, it failed four times because the drought did not leave even minimum water for irrigation.

  • BJP Brass In UP Accuses Congress Of Politicising OROP, Talk Of Surgical Strikes

    BJP Brass In UP Accuses Congress Of Politicising OROP, Talk Of Surgical Strikes

    At BJP's second 'parivartan rally' in Bundelkhand in the run up to the Uttar Pradesh elections, Home Minister Rajnath Singh took the stage to speak yet again on army's surgical strikes and to accuse the Congress of politicizing the issue of One Rank One Pension or OROP.

  • Ken-Betwa River Linking Can Drown A Chunk Of Panna Tiger Reserve

    Ken-Betwa River Linking Can Drown A Chunk Of Panna Tiger Reserve

    An ambitious plan to link river Ken and Betwa in Madhya Pradesh can prove costly for the Panna tiger reserve. If a proposed dam and reservoir is built, 100 sq km of the 550-sq km tiger reserve can go under water.

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