03 Nov 2011
In a bid to maintain transparency and check discrepancy in the recruitment process, the Madhya Pradesh government has decided to conduct online examination for the recruitment of patwaris (village development officers) in several districts across the state.
15 May 2011
Running from pillar to post for land related documents, repeated court visits to obtain a copy of your land map from the ‘Patwari’ (Village Development Officer) is a bygone affair now with the government gearing up to provide all information about your land in a single file accessible at the click of a mouse.
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.
11 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he was "deeply inspired" by the ideology of Mahatma Gandhi as he launched his "dream" village development project- Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY) - here on Saturday.
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.
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.
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.
05 Dec 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat visited Namik, the remotest village in the border district of Pithoragarh, and assured people of making all out efforts to connect them to the mainstream of development.
07 Jul 2014
Hyderabad: Advocating a bottom-up approach, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Monday asked his government machinery to draft plans from the village level towards a ‘re-oriented and re-invented’ state.
24 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Union Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu has adopted Chepala Uppada village of Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam district for rehabilitation and development in the aftermath of recent cyclone Hudhud that ravaged north coastal districts of the state.