Updated : 1 week, 1 day ago IST
Sikar (Rajasthan) [India], Jan 18 (ANI): 97-year-old Vidhya Devi has been elected Sarpanch after winning the Panchayat elections from Puranawas gram panchayat in Sikar district.
Updated : 1 week, 2 days ago IST
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan 17 (ANI): Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla said on Friday that legislatures should act as a watchdog on the financial accountability of the executive.
Updated : 3 weeks, 3 days ago IST
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Jan 2 (ANI): Data network solutions provider Sterlite Technologies Ltd (STL) said on Thursday it has been awarded the mandate to create a high-speed rural broadband network from Telangana Fiber Grid Corporation Ltd (T-Fiber).
Updated : 1 month ago IST
Gadag (Karnataka) [India], Dec 21 (ANI): A Panchayat Development Officer (PDO) allegedly committed suicide by consuming poison in Karnataka's Gadag district, police officials said on Saturday.
Updated : 1 month, 2 weeks ago IST
Dantewada (Chhattisgarh) [India], Dec 12 (ANI): The Chhattisgarh government distributed free blankets to 1,171 poor families of remote Badegadam and Gudse gram panchayats here on Wednesday to help them to fight the winter chill.
Updated : 1 month, 3 weeks ago IST
Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], Dec 2 (ANI): The Punjab Cabinet led by Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday gave in-principle approval to amend the Punjab Village Common Land (Regulation) Rules, 1964, to create land banks in rural areas to boost industrial development in the city.
Updated : 2 months ago IST
Chandigarh (Haryana) [India], Nov 26 (ANI): Haryana Vidhan Sabha on Tuesday passed the Haryana Panchayati Raj (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 allowing to give precedence to the views of one-tenth members of Gram Sabha regarding the ban of liquor vends in the Sabha area.
Updated : 3 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Oct 15 (ANI): The state government has appointed three members to the Telangana State Gram Panchayat Tribunal. The Panchayat Raj department issued the orders on Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao's instructions.
Updated : 3 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Vidisha (Madhya Pradesh) [India], October 1 (ANI): Farmers in Manora village of Vidisha alleged that they were forced to wear slates around their necks like criminals during a survey of their farmlands by the administration.
Updated : 4 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Sept 19 (ANI): The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) will launch a training programme for panches and sarpanches of Jammu and Kashmir to create awareness about their rights, duties as well as to apprise them about the funds earmarked for the local body functionaries.
Updated : 5 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Aug 4 (ANI): Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR) on Saturday announced a "60-day action plan" for developing greenery and hygiene in villages.
Updated : 6 months ago IST
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], July 25 (ANI): A study conducted by National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj (NIRDPR) on the subject of setting up of Reverse Osmosis (RO) Plants in Rural India revealed that many village bodies had installed such plants without any need and o