20 Feb 2015
Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has ordered a social audit of all 52,000 village panchayats in the state, an official said on Friday.
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.
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.
10 Feb 2015
Bhiwani: As Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday scored a thumping majority in the Delhi Assembly elections, jubilation among residents of its chief Arvind Kejriwal's native village was evident as many distributed sweets and burst crackers to mark "people's victory".
07 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Angry over the absence of any development work in their area, residents of Jhangola village in Narela constituency boycotted polling on Saturday in the Delhi Assembly elections.
31 Jan 2015
New Delhi: A village with a population of over 10,000 has decided to boycott the February 7 assembly election in Delhi. The residents cited lack of basic amenities in their area as the reason behind the move.
25 Dec 2015
Agra: A train connecting Atal Bihari Vajpayee's ancestral village Bateshwar with Etawah was today flagged off, 16 years after the former Prime Minister had laid the foundation stone for this project.
13 Aug 2014
Barasat (West Bengal): A village in Sundarbans has been flooded when about 200-ft of its embankment was breached by river water at Sandeshkhali in North 24-Parganas district, officials said on wednesday.
18 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The central government's Rs 1,000-crore irrigation scheme aims at bringing irrigation water to every village by converging ongoing schemes being implemented by various ministries.
03 Jul 2015
Antwerp (Belgium): Young player Jasjit Singh Kular's fine show in the ongoing World League Semifinals has brought a village on the outskirts of Punjab's Jalandhar city back into the focus of the hockey fraternity.