11 Oct 2014
New Delhi: In a bid to match up with the pace of development in the current era, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched 'Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana, saying that 'speed of changes must increase'.
16 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and apprised him about his contribution to the 'Swachh Bharat initiative' campaign.
11 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he was "deeply inspired" by the ideology of Mahatma Gandhi as he launched his "dream" village development project- Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY) - here on Saturday.
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.
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.
02 Oct 2014
New Delhi: India's telecom industry is expected to generate 40 lakh new jobs in the next five years, spurred by growing potential in rural markets and rising Internet penetration, say experts.
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.
26 Sep 2014
Raipur: The Chhattisgarh government will provide city-like facilities to 596 villages in the state under the Adarsh Gram Vikas Yojna.
22 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Rural Development Minister Nitin Gadkari will visit Jammu and Kashmir on Monday to review repair and rehabilitation operations concerning roads and drinking water in the flood ravaged areas in the state.
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.