02 May 2016
Patna: At least 10 people were injured and over a dozen arrested in incidents of violence today during the third phase of the panchayat elections in Bihar, officials said.
29 Apr 2016
Patna: About 60 percent voting was recorded in the second phase of panchayat elections in Bihar amid reports of irregularities and clashes at some places.
20 Mar 2016
New Delhi: More than 900 Indian Police Service posts are lying vacant across the country with the highest number being in Uttar Pradesh, where 114 positions of senior police officers are yet to be filled.
23 Apr 2016
Ranchi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a conference of panchayat representatives at Jamshedpur in Jharkhand today amid a shutdown called by the opposition JMM to protest the domicile policy and also against Modi using a corporate house stadium to address rural bodies representatives.
17 Apr 2011
If Bihar fails to strengthen its Panchayat Institutions by granting them more rights and by filling up 3000 vacant posts of Panchayat Sachiv soon, it may lose a grant of Rs 430 crore for better execution of work.
11 Apr 2016
Baghpat (UP): A village panchayat here decided to boycott the families of girls who wear "jeans and tight clothes".
07 Jan 2016
Lucknow: The ruling Samajwadi Party today tasted massive success in the district panchayat chairman polls by winning in 60 out of 74 districts, including two rebel MLAs who also displayed the winning streak.
16 Mar 2016
New York: Facebook's photo-sharing platform Instagram is testing a new feature for more personalised feed that would show posts according to the user's interest.
23 Feb 2016
Bengaluru: Counting of votes in the Taluk Panchayat and Zilla Panchayat elections held in two phases on February 12 and 20 is underway here.
23 Feb 2016
Patna: The Bihar cabinet today formally approved a proposal to hold 10-phased elections for the 2.58 lakh panchayat posts in the state in April-May.