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Floods hit life in Vindhya, Bundelkhand regions

Floods hit life in Vindhya, Bundelkhand regions

The authorities have commissioned a helicopter to rescue six persons who are perched for many hours on a tree in Magraj village in Satna district.

First drought, now water: Rains wash away farmers' hopes in Bundelkhand

First drought, now water: Rains wash away farmers' hopes in Bundelkhand

The rains which were expected to be a godsend for the drought-prone Bundelkhand now threaten to be a calamity, according to the farmers.

Activists launch Jal Hal campaign in parched Bundelkhand

The Bundelkhand region of Madhya Pradesh is reeling under a severe crisis following drought and unemployment.

Drought politics: 10 more states demand package on lines of Karnataka, UP

Drought politics: 10 more states demand package on lines of Karnataka, UP

Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Gujarat, Haryana and Jharkhand are the other states that have asked for additional funds. 

Farmer arrested for 'stealing' water in drought-hit Bundelkhand

Farmer arrested for 'stealing' water in drought-hit Bundelkhand

A 55-year-old farmer was arrested for allegedly stealing water from Urmil dam in drought-hit Mahoba of Bundelkhand region in Uttar Pradesh. 

Discussion over why govt is ignoring condition of drought-hit areas-Part III

The news has again hit the death of a common citizen due to hunger and the government has once again started doing the politics. Watch complete discussion of Taal Thok Ke for getting detailed updates!

Discussion over why govt is ignoring condition of drought-hit areas

The news has again hit the death of a common citizen due to hunger and the government has once again started doing the politics. Watch complete discussion of Taal Thok Ke for getting detailed updates!

UP CM Akhilesh Yadav seeks Rs 10,600 cr from Centre to tackle drought

UP CM Akhilesh Yadav seeks Rs 10,600 cr from Centre to tackle drought

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss water scarcity and drought issues in the state.

Central team to UP to probe Dalit's death due to hunger

Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Friday said a team will be sent to Bundelkhand to look into the alleged death of a dalit due to hunger in Banda district in Uttar Pradesh.

Samajwadi Party asks why empty water train was sent to Bundelkhand

The Samajwadi Party on Friday raised the issue of an empty water train reaching drought-hit Bundelkhand, even as Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien stressed that there should be no politics over water.

Panel discussion over water scarcity prevailing in Bundelkhand region-Part II

The central government sent water tanker train to Jhansi but the U.P. government alleges that the tankers are empty. The question is that why politics is swirling on the issue of life and death. When the whole Bundelkhand region is facing heavy water scarcity, why U.P.

Panel discussion over water scarcity prevailing in Bundelkhand region

The central government sent water tanker train to Jhansi but the U.P. government alleges that the tankers are empty. The question is that why politics is swirling on the issue of life and death. When the whole Bundelkhand region is facing heavy water scarcity, why U.P.

Uttar Pradesh, Centre spar over ''Water Express''

Uttar Pradesh, Centre spar over ''Water Express''

A railway official said that "the Water Express was stationed at Jhansi station and would be of use only when officials take it further".

DNA: Millions of tonnes of grains in warehouses go to waste while people die of hunger

On one side of face where high yielding data is shown on government files, the actual realty is something worse than what can be even thought.

Watch complete new story of DNA to get detailed updates.

BJP slams UP CM Akhilesh Yadav over hunger death in Bundelkhand

BJP slams UP CM Akhilesh Yadav over hunger death in Bundelkhand

Uttar Pradesh BJP attacked the ruling Samajwadi party (SP) on Wednesday over reports of a famine death in the Bundelkhand region.

After Latur, now 'water train' for drought-hit Bundelkhand

After Latur, now 'water train' for drought-hit Bundelkhand

After Latur, now water-scarce Bundelkhand region in Uttar Pradesh will receive relief in the form of railway wagons loaded with water.

PM Modi should spend a day each in drought-hit places: Shiv Sena

Shiv Sena member Sanjay Raut today asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to spend a day each in drought-hit Bundelkhand and Marathwada so that his government can take steps to solve the problems faced by the affected people.

Unbelievable! A farmer in drought-hit Bundelkhand recycles water he bathes with – See pics

Unbelievable! A farmer in drought-hit Bundelkhand recycles water he bathes with – See pics

In yet another heart-wrenching story, a farmer in  Bundelkhand's drought-hit-Tikamgarh village, recycles water he bathes with to wash clothes.

Centre approves Rs.1,304 crore relief to UP

A high-level committee for central assistance to drought-affected states has recommended Rs.1,304 crore as relief, besides other measures, to Uttar Pradesh under the National Disaster Relief Fund.

Drought-hit Bundelkhand: Akhilesh govt announces free food material for 'Antyodaya' families

Drought-hit Bundelkhand: Akhilesh govt announces free food material for 'Antyodaya' families

The Uttar Pradesh government has announced to provide special relief package to drought-affected people in Bundelkhand region every month.