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    India "Wife-sharing" Haunts Indian Villages As Girls Decline

    "Wife-sharing" haunts Indian villages as girls decline Thu, Oct 27 2011 By Nita Bhalla - Reuters BAGHPAT, India (TrustLaw) - When Munni arrived in this fertile, sugarcane-growing region of north India as a young bride years ago, little did she imagine she would be forced into having...
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    India Sex Ratio Better In Villages Than Cities, Says Survey

    Sex ratio better in villages than cities, says survey IANS Wednesday, 10 August 2011 NEW DELHI: More and more educated people in cities across the country are opting for sex determination tests compared to people in villages, and urban areas are recording a decline in female...
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    Opinion Punjab To Conduct Special Survey For Villages Affected By Uranium: Sukhbir Singh

    MOGA: The Punjab Government has decided to conduct a special statewide survey to identify villages/tracts affected by the problem of Uranium.Talking to media persons Sukhbir Singh Badal, Deputy Chief Minister at village Rajeana after holding Sangat Darshan for 53 Panchayats and dedicating to...
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    Panchayats Are Choosing To Keep Villages Dry

    April 4, 2011 punjab: society Spirited Resolve Panchayats are choosing to keep villages dry Chander Suta Dogra Sober Reflection •Invoking a clause in the Panchayati Raj Act, panchayats in Punjab are going dry •The resolutions have to be adopted by two-thirds majority at...
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    General For Three Ropar Villages, He Is The Water ‘Messiah'

    http://www.tribuneindia.com/2011/20110303/punjab.htm#14 Railon Khurd (Ropar), March 2 Riding on his cycle with determination, 85-year-old ex-serviceman Balbir Singh brought 24 hours drinking water supply to three villages of Paprala, Railob Khurd and Rasulpur. It’s Balbir’s determination that...
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    Opinion Pak Terrorists Fire Rockets At Punjab Border Villages

    Pak terrorists fire rockets at Punjab border villages 6 Jul 2009, 0028 hrs IST, Yudhvir Rana, TNN AMRITSAR: Pakistan-based terrorists attacked two villages, Dhandae and Baherwal, in Attari block in Amritsar with rockets...
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    Sikh News Water Turns Poison In Punjab Villages (The Times Of India)

    MAHAL (AMRITSAR DISTRICT): Bordering a grey putrid open drain filled with untreated industrial waste, Mahal looks like any other Punjab village — yellow mustard fields, eagle-shaped water storage tanks and homes displaying photographs of young men who have migrated abroad. More...
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    Sikh News British Cop Takes Education To Punjab Villages (New Kerala)

    By Khushwant Singh, Seham (Punjab), Nov 7 : A top British cop came visiting Punjab six years ago and so appalled was he at the quality of education in rural areas that he took on the task of raising funds for building proper schools. More...
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    Sikh News British Cop Takes Education To Punjab Villages (Calcutta News)

    A top British cop came visiting Punjab six years ago and so appalled was he at the quality of education in rural areas that he took on the task of raising funds for building proper schools. More...
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    Sikh News British Cop Takes Education To Punjab Villages (IANS Via Yahoo! India News)

    Seham (Punjab), Nov 7 (IANS) A top British cop came visiting Punjab six years ago and so appalled was he at the quality of education in rural areas that he took on the task of raising funds for building proper schools. More...
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    Sikh News Border Villages In Punjab Have Low Sex Ratio (New Kerala)

    Amritsar, Sep 20 : A number of villageS situated along the 553 km long Indo-Pakistan border in, Punjab besides, lacking basic facilities have a very low sex ratio Valtoha Block of Tarn Taran district situated near the international border has a sex-ratio of 865 which is far below the ratio in...
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    Sikh News Punjab Govt Declares Martyrs Villages As 'model Grams' (New Kerala)

    Ludhiana, Aug 15 : The Punjab government has decided to develop the native villages of all martyrs of the freedom movement as 'Model Villages'. More...
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    Ski Villages Faces Wrath Of ‘devta’ In Kullu The Valley Of GODS !

    Ski villages faces wrath of ‘devta’ Pratibha Chauhan Tribune News Service Shimla, January 12 One of the biggest foreign direct investment (FDI) projects in the country, the 350 million Himalayan Ski Village in Kulu is facing opposition from the most unusual quarter, the local Jamlu deity, who...
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    Sikh News B.C. Doctor Starts Major Villages' Revolution !

    http://www.canada.com/vancouver/vancouversun/news/westcoastnews/story.html?id=c26f9370-9dc2-4c0d-8a64-e99d1e180d8b B.C. doctor on mission to help Indian villages 'We could start major revolution . . . of rural development,' ex-politician says of effort Kim BolanVancouver Sun Saturday, October...
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