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A woman adjusts her scarf as the sun sets over Kashmir's Dal Lake in Srinagar July 18, 2010. REUTERS/Danish Ismail  (INDIAN-ADMINISTERED KASHMIR - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY) - RTR2GIJ3

 एक दलित औरत और एकल मां के रूप में राजकुमारी अपने बेटे के इलाज और अपनी सोलह साल की लड़की की शिक्षा के लिए पैसे जुटा रही थी।
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The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to not increase the sugarcane prices for the third consecutive production year, according to reports.
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A at a time when people prefer going to malls and shopping complexes, Budhakki ka mela is an amazing thing to see.
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BJP MP Lalu Singh had adopted the village of Tindauli in this area last year with a clarion call of ‘Let’s go to the villages’!
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Khabar Lahariya spends a day on campaign trail with Bundelkhand’s Sheelu Nishad, contesting from Gram Sabha Barkola. 
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Since November 19, when the state govt declared drought in 50 of UP’s 75 districts, a few 100 farmers launched a hunger strike. No one took notice.
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Bankruptcy or indebtness accounts for 20.6% of farmer suicides in UP.
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"If we had any income here, we would give up the one roti we get when we work outside, to have half a roti in our home, our village, with our families."
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काशी विद्यापीठ के गांव लोहता के सबुआ तालाब में रहने वाले बारह साल के अमन अली कुछ सामान दुकान से, और कुछ घर के कबाड़ से निकालकर बैट्री चार्जर बनाते हैं।

To end this spate of violence one must end the conditions that lead up to it.
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The electorate across Uttar Pradesh had voted for a government that would provide them with employment and stability throughout the province.
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We came across a few Muslim families. On the surface, they seemed calm and collected. But they conceded that they felt paralyzed with fear.
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A recent campaign by Amnesty International on behalf of two Indian women from UP has been gaining an immense amount of shock and subsequent support worldwide.
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The newspapers in Uttar Pradesh were splattered with the news about the recruitment of PCS exam in UP.
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Uttar Pradesh senior IPS officer Amitabh Thakur was suspended on Monday night due to charges of rape, made against him by a woman from Ghaziabad.

The crisis upon him indicates the tenuous situation of the Indian farmer, poor or relatively prosperous.
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Kadore, 56, was taken to the hospital, but he died the evening of March 19, his body rapidly poisoned by the fertiliser aluminium phosphid

Under MGNREGA, both women and men are to receive equal wages and at all times at least 33 per cent of the beneficiaries must be women.

As the UP political biggie gets set to celebrate his pet Saifai Mahotsav, there is a lot that is deeply concerning about this extravaganza.
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The central Government has spent over Rs 12,568 crore since financial year 1999-2000 on the sanitation programme.
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Less than 10% of Musahar children study, and dropout rates are nearly 100%.

The rape incidents have only increased in UP, which has seen over 6 cases in a short span of just 7 days.

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