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Women Farmers Fighting for Rights and Identity

Tuesday, 6 January 2009, 10:58 am | Amit Dwivedi

"I am the first woman farmer in my block who started cultivation 15 years back," said 45 years old Aisha Begum Khatoon of Hridaypur village in Ambedkarnagar district. When she picked up the hoe for the first time, all the villagers rebuked her. More >>

Farmers march to fight hunger in UP

Wednesday, 10 October 2007, 2:38 pm | Amit Dwivedi

More than 4000 small and marginal farmers from all over Uttar Pradesh are taking part in a march which started on 7 October and culminate on 16 October on the occasion of World Food Day. This march is being organized by the Small and Marginal Farmers ... More >>

Rising female foeticide in India

Tuesday, 2 October 2007, 9:16 pm | Amit Dwivedi

"We stress emphatically that the ultrasound machines are not to be used for pre-natal sex determination" said V Raja, Chief Executive of GE Healthcare South Asia. GE-WIPRO has the largest market share of ultrasound machines in India. More >>