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".
08 Aug 2015
Srinagar: Reviving the Central Asian Sufist tradition of 'Dervish dance', dozens of local devotees yesterday performed 'Dambali' at the shrine of Lal Bab Sahib in Zakura area on the outskirts of Srinagar city.
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.
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.
18 Mar 2015
Mumbai: Following the President's assent for Maharashtra Animal Preservation (Amendment) Bill, 1995, which bans slaughter of cows, bulls and bullocks, the state government on Tuesday said the Centre had given a go-ahead to its cow shelter villages scheme too.
22 Jun 2015
Srinagar: Two militants and a civilian were killed while two Army jawans were injured in an overnight encounter in Kulgam district of Kashmir, police said today. The death of the civilian triggered clashes between locals and security forces in the area.
12 Mar 2015
Mathura: Uttar Pradesh government would felicitate a Muslim village head who had constructed a temple as a mark of communal harmony in Sahaar village of the district.
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.
12 Jan 2015
Baghpat (Uttar Pradesh): When brick kiln workers stumbled upon human skeletal remains at Chandayan village, some 100 km from Delhi, no one had any inkling that it could be the first ever habitation from the later phase of Harappan civilisation to be found in the state.