13 Jun 2015
Jind: In a unique initiative to save girl child in Haryana, where the sex ratio has been dismally low, a village panchayat in Jind has started a contest for clicking 'selfie with daughter'.
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.
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.
31 Aug 2015
Etah (UP): Around 18 people were injured in separate incidents of clashes between various groups here. In the first incident, a clash broke out between two families in Nidholi village yesterday over allegations of stealing gold ornaments.
18 Feb 2015
Chandigarh: With a full-fledged secretariat in state capital Chandigarh and mini-secretariats at district headquarters, the Haryana government on Tuesday announced that it will set up rural or village secretariats in villages to make delivery of services to villagers more effective.
25 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Have you ever heard of 'Kidney village'? If not then this news may give you a high-voltage shock. Believe it or not but a Nepalese village known as Hokse, is the hub of Kidney donors where almost everyone has sold their kidneys in order to fulfil their basic necessities of life.
18 Apr 2015
Kochi: US Ambassador to India Richard R Verma has visited Startup Village - the country's first Public Private Partnership technology business incubator jointly promoted by the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India, Technopark and MobME Wireless.
16 Apr 2015
Patna: The Bihar government on Thursday ordered probe by a senior officer into complaints of police and power board officials harassing citizens of Nepura village in Nalanda district recently on pretext of collecting electricity bill.
03 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Taking inspiration from Narendra Modi's Digital India programme, top multinational banking and financial services lender ICICI Bank has launched its own 'digital village' project while adopting an entire village in Gujarat to provide services ranging from cashless banking to digitised school teaching.
02 Jan 2015
Mumbai: Joining Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Digital India programme, top lender ICICI Bank has launched its own 'digital village' project while adopting an entire village in Gujarat to provide services ranging from cashless banking to digitised school teaching.