Uttar Pradesh

VICE Votes

Inside the Lives of Workers Who Thrive on India’s Election Economy

From the taxi drivers and sound guys to the ones who print posters and compose political jingles, these unsung heroes are the most vital part of the world's biggest democratic exercise.
Zeyad Masroor Khan
5.17.19
VICE Votes

Political Rallies in the Indian Heartland Are Often Just a Family’s Day Out

We tag along with an 80-member family to know why a collective show of support for their politician of choice is important.
Zeyad Masroor Khan
5.14.19
VICE Votes

Comments on Opponent's Underwear and Other Shit That Got Indian Politicians Banned From Campaigning

“The Congress government used to serve biryani to terrorists and Modiji’s army sends bullets and bombs their way."
Shamani Joshi
4.16.19
VICE Votes

These Law Students in Northern India Are Fighting For The Constitutional Right Of 4 Lakh Prisoners to Vote

“If one can contest for elections from within the prison, why can’t they vote too?"
Pallavi Pundir
4.2.19
Sports

Hockey Trumps Cricket in This Indian City

Indian hockey might have slid from glory to gloom, but in Uttar Pradesh's Rampur it’s still more popular than cricket, thanks to family-managed and often cash-starved hockey clubs.
Zeyad Masroor Khan
1.28.19
crime

A Rampur Lawyer Tells Us How Crimes Are Committed ‘Legally’ in His Town

A veteran defence lawyer tells us how murders are committed as “accidents” and how the law upholds the might of the land mafia.
Zeyad Masroor Khan
1.22.19
क se Crime

Meet the Only Female Arms Dealer in Uttar Pradesh

Neelam Romila Singh really likes her guns.
Parthshri Arora
12.21.18
क se Crime

Armourers in Kanpur Can Finally See the Light at the End of the Tunnel

Acche din aa gaye?
Parthshri Arora
12.18.18
क se Crime

After Nirbhaya, The Gun Made Just for Indian Women Has Been a Spectacular Failure

Buyers and sellers both hate it.
Parthshri Arora
12.16.18
क se Crime

ग se Gang | Ep 2 of क se Crime - Created with Prime Original Mirzapur

Intimidation, violence, and corruption are a few of the means criminal gangs use to seize lucrative government contracts. The logistics of running a crime ring explained in this episode of 'क se Crime' - 'G se Gang'. #कseCrime
Video
12.14.18
क se Crime

Kanpur’s Gun Bazaar Is All Kinds of Fascinating

Of the best kind.
Parthshri Arora
12.13.18
क se Crime

These Are the Biggest Crime Sights of Mirzapur

They’re crime-related, but not everything here is about gangs.
Parthshri Arora
12.11.18
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