27 Nov 2015
New Delhi: At a time when Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet project 'Pradhan Mantri Adarsh Gram Yojana' seems to be getting lukewarm response among the Parliamentarians, a Delhi based youth (20) has surprised many to adopt a village in Karnataka, aiming to transform it into a smart city.
26 Nov 2015
Lucknow: The BJP today advised Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan, who is embroiled in controversy over his remarks on intolerance, to visit his ancestral village Akhtiyaarpur in Hardoi district and see for himself with how much love and harmony people live there.
19 Nov 2015
Chandigarh: Punjab Congress president Partap Singh Bajwa slammed Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal for going under heavy security to the villages of the police firing incident victims in Faridkot, and likened his visit to British General Dyer roaming the streets of Amritsar after the Jallianwala Bagh massacre.
12 Nov 2015
Mumbai: While film promotions are mostly centered around metro cities, Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone, the lead pair of Tamasha, have planned a trip to a nondescript village in Madhya Pradesh.
16 Nov 2015
Shimla: More than 50 houses and an ancient temple were gutted in a devastating fire at Kotla village in Banjar subdivision of Kullu district, about 260 from here, yesterday.
29 Oct 2015
Mohali: Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani said he is looking forward to Punjab becoming the first state in the country where every village will be covered with broadband mobile connectivity as he committed to invest towards digital infrastructure in the state.
28 Oct 2015
Mohali: Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani yesterday said he is looking forward to Punjab becoming the first state in the country where every village will be covered with broadband mobile connectivity as he committed to invest towards digital infrastructure in the state.
21 Oct 2015
Aizawl: Schedule for holding election to the village councils in the areas adjoining Manipur was not known as the State Election Commission was yet to fix the date for the polls, Mizoram Local Administration Minister PC Lalthanliana today informed the state legislature.
07 Nov 2015
Lucknow: After the successful completion of Zila and Kshetra panchayat elections, the Uttar Pradesh Election Comission today issued notification for electing 58,909 village heads and seven lakh Gram panchayat members starting November 28.
30 May 2012
Police on Wednesday seized contraband charas weighing 160 kg from a field at Mainatand village in Bihar's West Champaran district, police sources said.