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Dec 18, 2018
Telangana govt promotes ordinance restricting gram panchayat reservation for ST/SC groups to maximum of 50%The Telangana government has promoted an ordinance restricting reservations to a maximum of 50 percent for Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, and Other Backward Classes to enable conduction of elections to panchayat raj institutions in the state.
May 09, 2018
Karnataka polls: Srirangapatna, which voted women to Assembly six times, has no female candidates in fray this timeSrirangapatna constituency, most popular as resting place of Tipu Sultan, has elected six women representatives in 13 elections since 1952. However, for the upcoming state Assembly polls on 12 May, none of the candidates in the fray are women.
Feb 11, 2017
Jammu and Kashmir Panchayat polls: State preparing to hold elections under a cloud of militancyNormalcy has been restored in Kashmir, after witnessing a five-month-long agitation. But the resentment among locals persists, eight months after the death of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani
Jan 27, 2014
Lesson for AAP, Kejriwal: Why people power leads to mobocracyIn our hierarchical society where in a large measure we have failed to create the idea of a citizen, the devolution of all powers to a small number of people is dangerous and will not work.
Aug 14, 2013
Telangana ministers appeal to AP NGOs to call off strikeMinisters from Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh today appealed to AP non gazetted officers to call off their indefinite strike and pave the way for division of the state
Sep 28, 2012
The sarpanch war: Rahul Gandhi vs Omar AbdullahWith the young heavyweights, Omar Abdullah and Rahul Gandhi taking each other on over the security of sarpanches in the Jammu and Kashmir, can the panchayat raj benefit?
Sep 26, 2012
Won't allow coward militants to derail Panchayat: Omar AbdullahCalling militants cowards for targeting panches and sarpanches, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today dared ultras to carry out an attack on him saying they would not do it fearing a befitting reply.