16 Jul 2014
Hyderabad: Telangana has proposed to introduce e-Panchayats initiative in 2,400 Gram Panchayats (GPs) providing computer services at the lowest level of the government.
02 Jul 2014
Bangalore: India will build a broadband highway connecting 2.5 lakh panchayats across the country in the next three years to provide a host of public services, Union Communications and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said.
10 Jul 2014
Jaipur: In a bid to provide quality based education and improve education infrastructure in the state, Rajasthan government is planning to set up model schools at gram panchayat level, informed a minister on Wednesday.
30 Nov 2013
Chandigarh: Elections to 12 gram panchayats in Chandigarh will be held on December 15 and the model code of conduct came into force in the rural areas on Friday.
10 Jul 2013
As many as 21,441 gram panchayats in Andhra Pradesh will go to polls later this month. Elections will not be held in 149 gram panchayats due to various reasons, the State Election Commission said in a release on Tuesday.
27 Feb 2013
In an indication of shortage of academic infrastructure in Bihar, about two-third of all gram panchayats did not have secondary schools, a minister admitted on Tuesday.
14 Jun 2014
New Delhi: In a move that will make mobile phone number portability across the country a reality, an inter-ministerial pane on Friday approved a proposal that allows customers to retain numbers even after switching operator or location.
28 Apr 2012
Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh on Saturday said the Centre had fixed a target to make every Gram Panchayat as "Nirmal Gram Panchayat" in next ten year
07 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Narendra Modi-led government is indefatigably working to put in order a new scheme which would take the irrigation sector in the country at its zenith.
16 Dec 2011
Having Known for exemplary work with bagging the President Award of the development, Siswa Panchayat in Gujarat has become a role model for other villages as it has decided to put responsibilities of Panchayat work on educated girls.