02 Feb 2015
Gaighata (WB): Once forced to drink arsenic-contaminated ground water, residents of a remote hamlet in West Bengal near Indo-Bangla border are now purifying water from ponds and selling packaged safe drinking water to neighbouring villages.
31 Dec 2014
New Delhi: To make adequate accommodation facility for senior officials, the Urban Development Ministry has enhanced its housing pool in higher categories in Delhi by adding 362 flats in the categories of Type V(B) and above.
31 Dec 2014
Ahmedabad: ICICI Bank on Tuesday announced to adopt Akodara village of Sabarkantha district under its 'Digital Village' pilot project to boost Centre's 'Digital India' drive.
08 Apr 2015
Shimla: The ancient temple of Shangchul Mahadev in Shangar village of Sainj Valley and adjoining houses were gutted in a fierce fire, an official said on Tuesday.
24 Dec 2014
Patna: The panchayat in the RJD chief Lalu Prasad's native village in Bihar's Gopalganj district has barred girls from using mobile phones and wearing jeans and T-shirts, an official said on Wednesday.
17 Nov 2014
Suri (West Bengal): A BJP delegation on Monday visited the Chowmandal village in Birbhum district which witnessed clash between BJP and Trinamool Congress activists on Sunday in which one person was killed. A BJP delegation led by Subhas Sarkar went to Chowmandol village and talked to the villagers.
21 Jan 2015
Jammu: National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) on Wednesday launched a Village Development Plan (VDP) in Samba border district of Jammu and Kashmir focusing on credit enhancement and financial inclusion.
19 Jan 2015
Patna: Tension gripped a Bihar village on Monday, a day after three people were burnt to death and 10 were injured when a mob torched over three dozen houses in Muzaffarpur district after the body of an abducted youth was found, police said.
18 Jan 2015
Eluru (AP): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Suncay launched 'Smart Village -Smart Ward' programme at a village in West Godavari district and also commenced his 18-km-long 'padyatra' covering seven villages.
10 Jan 2015
Mathura: BJP MP Hema Malini reviewed the progress work of the various initiatives announced by her in Rawal Bangar village, which she had adopted under the Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.