Rahul Gandhi was scheduled to visit Amethi on 4 January, but it was cancelled in view of the Winter Session of Parliament. It would have clashed with Smriti Irani's trip to Amethi. Firstpost - Published
The State Election Commission of Punjab Monday ordered repolling at 14 booths of eight districts of the state following reports of "irregularities" at some booths during the gram panchayat elections. Zee News - Published
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) gained a big lead in the Assam panchayat elections, counting of which are currently underway. The party won 481 Gram Panchayat Member (GPM) seats, six Anchalik.. Zee News - Published
In an attempt to consolidate dwindling votes of tribals and santhals for the Trinamool Congress in Bengal’s Jangalmahal or the Western Zone, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is all set to.. DNA - Published
the broadband network to connect rural hinterlands, which will enable them to increase their capacity with the rising consumption of data services besides saving costs.
Two rounds of discussions.. DNA - Published
The ruling BJP in Tripura has won around 96 per cent seats uncontested in the by-elections of the three-tier panchayat polls in the state scheduled to be held on September 30, State Election.. DNA - Published
In a unique attempt to get technology and culture together, a resident of Pune has invented an ATM that dispenses 'Modak.' Sanjiv Kulkarni says, "It is ATM-Any Time Modak. You'll get a dispenses modaks.. DNA - Published
The ruling BJP in Tripura has won 96% seats unopposed in the upcoming Panchayat bypolls in the state. According to reports quoting EC officials, BJP has won 3,075 Gram Panchayats, 154 Panchayat.. DNA - Published
Aiming to provide broadband connectivity across all rural areas, the central government has chalked out an ambitious plan to set up over 2.5 million wi-fi hotspots.
The government is determined to.. DNA - Published
Rajasthan has once again been glorified in the judicial area as Manjari Chawla, a native of Pragpura Gram Panchayat of Jaipur district has been appointed a judge in San Francisco Bar Court. Manjari has.. DNA - Published
Authorities in Rajasthan have come across scores of cases where people have managed to manipulate their age in government records to avail monthly pension meant for the elderly.
The enormity of the.. DNA - Published
Eleven people, including two women and two minors, were swept away by the strong current of overflowing water while they were attempting to cross the Rapi River that flows through the Bilkheda gram.. DNA - Published
Out of a total 58,692 posts for gram panchayat village, zilla parishad and panchayat samiti, 20,159 had remained uncontested in the violence-marred local polls in the state held in May this year. Zee News - Published
A notification has been issued by the West Bengal state government that administrators would be appointed for the 34% seats which the TMC had won uncontested in the last three-tier Panchayat election.. DNA - Published
All eyes are on the Supreme Court as it is likely to give verdict on Monday regarding the case of uncontested winning of Panchayat seats by the ruling Trinamool Congress.
On July, a division bench.. DNA - Published
The verification of identities of the people, who have migrated from West Bengal to Assam, for the National Register of Citizens (NRC) may take another couple of months to be completed, a senior state.. DNA - Published
Reinpada – the cluster of tribal hamlets in Dhule district where five nomads were lynched on Sunday – has become a ghost town. After the men left fearing arrest, women and children have followed.. DNA - Published
The Supreme Court today expressed shock at the fact that "thousands and thousands" of seats in the recent West Bengal panchayat polls had remained uncontested, observing that these figures showed that.. DNA - Published
Close on the heels of the Dhule lynching following rumours in social media, the Maharashtra government is mulling to put in place a verification system. The government is exploring the option of.. DNA - Published
The five members of a nomadic group who were lynched in Dhule district after being suspected to be kidnappers of children might have escaped death had the mob understood their language.
Amid details.. DNA - Published
Mob violence fanned by child-abduction rumours on social media snuffed out five lives in Dhule district on Sunday, adding to the new wave of lynchings across the country. The police have detained 15.. DNA - Published
It is the last day to send in your applications for the Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Service Selection Commission, which announced job vacancies for 1,953 positions, its website announced.
Those.. DNA - Published
A sarpanch of Laval village in Vaso Taluka has been providing tax relief to villagers who have planted saplings Kheda district. The scheme, launched last year by Sarpanch Mahipatsinh Chauhan, allows.. DNA - Published
Four teenagers drowned off the Dadra Pada coast of Palghar on Sunday afternoon. While one body has been fished out, a search operation is on to trace the missing three.
The teenagers were part of a.. DNA - Published
Call it an ordeal or fate, Nanu Devi Meghwal, a widow, has been looking after mentally challanged son, who at times becomes violent and unmanagable.
After her husband died 20 years ago, since then.. DNA - Published
Health Minister Kalicharan Saraf has taken cognisance in the matter of roadside delivery in Udaipur district, after two days the incident occurred.
Answering media on Monday, Saraf told that he.. DNA - Published
People residing in about 5,000 villages will be able to access internet through Wi-Fi services under the aegis of Common Service Centers project of Wi-Fi choupals.
Common Service Centers (CSC) will.. DNA - Published
A local Trinamool Congress leader in Howrah district was shot dead by miscreants, police said today.
Md Mohsin Khan, a Trinamool Congress booth level secretary in Bagnan area of Howrah district was.. DNA - Published
Most gram panchayats in Rajasthan are claiming to have become open defecation free by constructing toilets under the Swachh Bharat campaign. However, there are 17 lakh BPL and poor families in the.. DNA - Published
People living in the tribal area of Shahabad, Baran are facing severe drinking water crisis. Residents of Kaglavar village of Gadreta Gram Panchayat do not have any other option other than going to a.. DNA - Published
A Thane-based architect has initiated crowdfunding for Malana and before your thoughts turn green, it is to help rid the quaint village in Himachal Pradesh of tonnes of piled-up garbage. Jay Gadekar.. DNA - Published
On May 14, when polling was supposed to take place in West Bengal's panchayat election, ballot boxes were forced open on roadsides. Water was poured in them. Many were burnt, some thrown in ponds. All.. DNA - Published
The ruling TMC in West Bengal has registered a staggering win at all the three-tiers of the Panchayat election. Of the 621 Zilla Parishad seats in Bengal, the TMC has managed to secure 589 or at 94 per.. DNA - Published
Five of the nine Independent candidates in Bhangar, who had filed nominations through WhatsApp, won the Polerait II gram panchayat - the epicentre of anti-power grid stir on the southern fringes of.. IndiaTimes - Published
The ruling Trinamool Congress is headed for a massive victory in West Bengal's rural polls, bagging 20,848 seats in the three-tier polls, while the BJP emerged as its main rival, according to the.. All India Radio - Published
Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress is once again headed for a sweeping victory in the ongoing West Bengal Panchayat Poll results. The party has already bagged 29,585 seats in the Gram Panchayat.. Zee News - Published
The ruling Trinamool Congress today headed for a massive victory in West Bengal's rural polls, bagging 19,394 seats in gram panchayats, while the BJP emerged as its main rival, though with a tally.. DNA - Published
The ruling Trinamool Congress today surged ahead by registering victory in over 2,400 gram panchayat seats, according to the results available till 12 noon, SEC officials said.
The BJP and the.. DNA - Published
The West Bengal panchayat polls have not only kicked off a political battle but also infighting within families at many places where relatives are pitted against each other in an intense.. DNA - Published