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.
24 Jul 2016
Beijing: As many as 225 people have been killed or missing in heavy torrential rains and floods that have wreaked havoc in China with about 2.5 lakh people still trapped in the central Hubei Province.
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.
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.
09 Jan 2015
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Friday called for creating a market for village products to strengthen rural economy.
08 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The Indian Medical Association has decided to set up a 'Model Health Village' which can be replicated nationally by both the government and NGOs.
05 Jan 2015
Thiruvananthapuram: The National Games Village at Menamkulam here is set for a revamp, with the state government planning to dismantle the eco-friendly building units for more meaningful structures after the 35th National Games this month.