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.
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.
08 Apr 2015
Lucknow: A relative of Home Minister Rajnath Singh was shot dead in a village in Varanasi, police said on Wednesday.According to information available, Arvind Singh, a petrol pump owner, was returning home after dropping his wife at the airport when three youths intercepted him at Makhsudanpatti in Phoolpur late Tuesday.
09 Mar 2015
Bhubaneswar: At least six people were arrested for attacking policemen during an anti-liquor protest in Odisha's Kendrapara district, police said on Monday.
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.
04 Apr 2015
Hyderabad: Two armed gangsters, who were on the run after killing two policemen and injuring three others on April 2 in Nalgonda district of Telangana were shot dead on Saturday in an encounter even as a constable lost his life in the gunfight, police said.
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.