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Aug 24, 2016
Gujarat government yet to transfer all 29 functions to local bodies: CAGThe CAG has observed that even though the Gujarat government has powers to entrust 29 functions to panchayati raj institutions (PRIs), it was yet to transfer 10 of these functions, including land improvement and land reforms, to these local self-governing bodies.
Apr 23, 2016
PM Modi to address panchayati representatives in Jamshedpur amid shutdown callPrime Minister Narendra Modi will address a conference of panchayat representatives at Jamshedpur in Jharkhand
Apr 12, 2016
Manipur CM O Ibobi reshuffles portfolios, inducts three new cabinet-rank ministers into govtThe reshuffle came in the wake of 20 Congress legislators voicing disaffection with the functioning of the ministers, a Congress spokesman said.
Apr 12, 2016
PM Modi to launch 'Village Self Governance Campaign' on 14 April in MPThe campaign, which starts on the 125th birth anniversary of Ambedkar on 14 April and concludes on the Panchayati Raj Day on 24 April, will create awareness about various schemes of the Centre for rural India, among other things, Singh said.
Apr 05, 2016
Don't need khaki knicker-clad men's advice on Bharat Mata ki Jai, says Mani Shankar AiyarWithout naming BJP or RSS, Aiyar said if they meant 'Janta Ki Jai' by saying 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai', then he was ready to be a part of it.
Dec 21, 2015
UP gram panchayat polls: Making a travesty of empowerment of ordinary massesMost of those who failed to win Gram Panchayat elections did not have the power of money; two, those who have not developed their capacity beyond money shall not be able to participate in the panchayat elections; and three, such capacity remains confined to a few.
Dec 10, 2015
Candidates for Haryana panchayat polls must have basic education, confirms Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the validity of recent amendments in a Haryana law which fixes various criteria including minimum educational qualification for candidates contesting panchayat polls.
Sep 21, 2015
Minimum education criteria would bar 50% from contesting panchayat elections: Supreme CourtFixation of minimum educational qualifications to contest panchayat elections would "straightaway" debar fifty per cent Indians, the Supreme Court in Monday said while seeking Haryana government's opinion on it.
May 20, 2015
NDA slashed social sector spending by over Rs 1.75 cr, says CongressAccusing the Modi government of being insensitive towards welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes, Congress said funds for SC sub plan have been reduced by Rs 13,208 crore and tribal sub plan was cut by Rs 7,714 crore.
Jan 02, 2015
Move to replace Planning Commission with NITI Aayog dangerous: CongressCongress leaders have also suggested that "anti-Nehruvianism" and "anti-Congressism" was behind the government's decision of restructuring and renaming the Planning Commission as "NITI Aayog".