28 Nov 2015
Muzaffarnagar: The District Panchayat Raj Officer (DPRO) of Shamli district has been placed under suspension by the state government for alleged negligence in duty when he was found absent in Panchayat polls.
27 Nov 2015
Toronto: What drives you to keep posting your "good times" pictures on Facebook? Envy is a key motivator behind such posts and that contributes to a decrease in mental well-being among users, says a new study.
26 Nov 2015
Shimla: Electorates in Himachal Pradesh today braved the cold to cast their ballot in the first phase of the panchayat elections that began amid tight security.Polling, which began at 7.00 a.m., is taking place only in remote areas of Chamba and Lahaul-Spiti districts.
23 Nov 2015
Ranchi: More than 72 percent voters exercised their franchise yesterday in the first of the four-phased elections for the three-tier rural local bodies in Jharkhand despite threats by Maoists and minor violence amid tight security, officials said.
17 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court yesterday posted for final hearing a plea seeking implementation of One Rank- One Pension (OROP) scheme for retired armed forces personnel, even as the Centre asserted it has already been implemented.
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.
17 Nov 2015
Mumbai: In a move to facilitate better living conditions to the labour class, the Maharashtra government has made it mandatory for construction workers to register themselves with gram panchayats.
18 Nov 2015
Lucknow: The BJP today took a dig at the announcement by the Uttar Pradesh government that Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav will be reviewing the state of development work after the panchayat polls.
14 Nov 2015
Wall Street fell sharply yesterday and capped off its worst week since the dark days of August, hurt by a sell off in technology companies while department stores dropped on concerns about the upcoming holiday shopping season.
07 Nov 2015
Lucknow: After the successful completion of Zila and Kshetra panchayat elections, the Uttar Pradesh Election Comission today issued notification for electing 58,909 village heads and seven lakh Gram panchayat members starting November 28.