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.
14 Mar 2016
New Delhi: A total of 323 villages in nine states were electrified during last week, ending March 13, under the Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojna, an official statement said today.
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.
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.
09 Dec 2014
Chandigarh: Punjab would soon rejuvenate village ponds across the state in around 12,673 villages, Rural Development and Panchayat Minister Sikander Singh Maluka said on Tuesday.
07 Apr 2015
Chaibasa (Jharkhand): A probe has been ordered after 12 families of a village in West Singhbhum district were allegedly ostracised by the Gram Sabha, police said on Monday.
04 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Government will meet its target of electrifying 18,452 villages by March next year, much ahead of the May 2018 deadline as over a third of the task has been completed already, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said.
28 Mar 2015
Agra: Residents of Bateshwar, the ancestral village of Atal Bihari Vajpayee, burst into celebrations as the former Prime Minister was conferred with Bharat Ratna, the country's highest civilian award.
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.
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.