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Nov 30, 2016
Is Mahanadi dispute going the Cauvery way? It's time political parties rise above vendettaThe dispute surrounding the sharing of Mahanadi river water between Odisha and Chhatisgarh has snowballed into a political movement in Odisha with all the three major political outfits stringing in their hopes on the issue to sail through the upcoming panchayat polls.
Nov 19, 2016
Maharashtra civic polls: 15,827 candidates in fray for first phase of electionsAs many as 15,827 candidates are in fray for the 3,706 seats spread over 164 Municipal Councils and Nagar Panchayats in Maharashtra, where the first phase of polling will be held on 27 November
Jun 19, 2016
Uttar Pradesh: Two samajwadi party leaders join BJP ahead of pollsTwo Samajawadi Party leaders from Uttar Pradesh on Sunday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party ahead of the Assembly polls in the state due next year.
May 11, 2016
Bihar: 65 percent voter turnout recorded in fifth phase of panchayat pollsA total of 65 percent voter turnout was recorded in fifth phase of panchayat polls in Bihar on Tuesday amid stray incidents of clashes.
Apr 28, 2016
Phase two of Bihar panchayat elections begins amid tight securityThe second phase of the 10-phase panchayat elections in Bihar began on Thursday to elect 27,514 posts of the three-tier rural administrative structure
Apr 25, 2016
Bihar panchayat polls: Two people killed, 310 arrested, 10.8 litres of illicit liquor seizedStray incidents of violence, in which one person was killed, marred the first phase of the Bihar panchayat polls which recorded a 55 percent voter turnout.
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
Mar 09, 2016
Make educational qualifications must for contesting Panchayat polls in Haryana, Rajasthan: Rahul GandhiSignalling a fresh confrontation, Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday mounted a fresh attack on the government over making educational qualifications mandatory for contesting Panchayat polls in BJP-ruled Haryana and Rajasthan, accusing BJP and RSS of taking away the right from the poor, Dalits and adivasis.
Dec 28, 2015
Gujarat govt plans to extend e-voting to panchayat pollsGujarat government is now planning to extend the e-voting facility to panchayat polls, despite the lukewarm response it got in the recent municipal polls.
Dec 18, 2015
Amartya Sen calls for re-look at SC verdict on Haryana panchayat pollsAmartya Sen has said that there is a need for a Constitution bench to deliberate on the Supreme Court's upholding of the Haryana government's decision to make literacy an essential criterion.