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Children In Uttar Pradesh’s Barabanki Madarsas Get Laptops, Dropout Rates Decrease

Children In Uttar Pradesh’s Barabanki Madarsas Get Laptops, Dropout Rates Decrease

Barabanki, Uttar Pradesh:  For more than 50 years, Madarsa Noorul Makatib was synonymous with traditional and religious learning. But it all began to change...
Uttar Pradesh’s Urban Poor To Get Free Power Connections

Uttar Pradesh’s Urban Poor To Get Free Power Connections

Lucknow: Below Poverty Line (BPL) card holders living in urban areas of Uttar Pradesh will be given free electricity connections, a Cabinet meeting presided...
He Suffers From Disease That Affects 1 In 4 Billion

He Suffers From Disease That Affects 1 In 4 Billion

Rupesh, 21, is living with a rare incurable disease in the village outskirts of Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh. Studies suggest that one in four billion...
Uttar Pradesh To Provide Healthy, Packaged Food To Malnourished Children

Uttar Pradesh To Provide Healthy, Packaged Food To Malnourished Children

Lucknow: Packaged food will be provided to malnourished children in Uttar Pradesh soon, it was decided at a meeting between Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath...
Polio And TB: India’s Success With One Holds Lessons For The Other

Polio And TB: India’s Success With One Holds Lessons For The...

When Uttar Pradesh was still polio endemic, I worked on the polio programme in the state. I was there when the last reported case...
In Uttar Pradesh’s Energy Starved Villages, Solar Mini-grids Light The Way

In Uttar Pradesh’s Energy Starved Villages, Solar Mini-grids Light The Way

Atrauli, Uttar Pradesh: A dusty plastic sheet covers a large diesel generator in a corner of a petrol station in Atrauli, a village in...
Long Queues, Lack Of Doctors: Pregnant Women Struggle To Get Antenatal Check-Ups

Long Queues, Lack Of Doctors: Pregnant Women Struggle To Get Antenatal...

New Delhi: Thirty-year-old Punam gave birth to her fourth child at home in a slum in northeast Delhi last month. Punam works as a...
In Uttar Pradesh’s Government Schools, Children Don’t Learn Much, Say Parents

In Uttar Pradesh’s Government Schools, Children Don’t Learn Much, Say Parents

By Shreya Shah/ IndiaSpend Bahraich and Mirzapur districts (Uttar Pradesh): "Path mera alokit kardo, naval prath ki naval rashmiyon se, mere ur ka tam har...
How A Learning Crisis Has Gripped Millions Of Children In BIMARU States

How A Learning Crisis Has Gripped Millions Of Children In BIMARU...

By Prachi Salve and Alison Saldanha/ IndiaSpend In 2016, some learning outcomes for 111 million school-age students between ages six and 15 remained mostly unchanged...
With ‘Khabar Lahariya’, UP’s Dalit Women Journalists Make Their Mark

With ‘Khabar Lahariya’, UP’s Dalit Women Journalists Make Their Mark

The all-Dalit women team of 'Khabar Lahariya', a regional-language weekly that reports from Uttar Pradesh’s hinterlands is all set to uncover the elections in...