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Dec 19, 2018
From emancipation to entrepreneurship, women in Maharashtra's Ratnagiri district turn into beacon of light in patriarchal societyYoung women have been finding their voices thanks to women having held and holding key leadership positions in the Panchayat
Sep 27, 2018
Jammu and Kashmir local body polls, Part IV: Miscreants set panchayat offices on fire to 'warn' contestants, votersNearly a dozen panchayat buildings have been set on fire by arsonists after the announcement of Urban Local Body and Panchayat Polls in Jammu and Kashmir. The message is clear: no matter what, no one should take part in the upcoming polls
Aug 30, 2018
UP sees sharp fall in encephalitis cases this year; health minister credits 'concerted efforts of six departments'A total of 1,427 Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) and Japanese Encephalitis (JE) were reported till 9 August, 2018 in the state which led to 111 deaths. There over 5,400 cases in 2017, leading to 748 deaths, and 4,353 cases and 715 deaths in 2016.
Jun 08, 2018
Democracy in India Part 13: Girls' empowerment begins right inside homes in Pune district's Shirur talukaThe international women's day which began from America in 1909 reached this year directly into the homes of 14 villages in Shirur in a substantive and politically meaningful way.
May 29, 2018
Arunachal Pradesh to be without Panchayati Raj from next month as govt delays polls; Congress threatens to move courtArunachal Pradesh will have no Panchayati Raj institutions from next month following the government's inability to hold elections ahead of the expiry of the elected bodies' current term.
Jan 27, 2018
J&K Panchayat Elections: Govt should postpone local polls; providing security for all contestants is impossibleWhile the govt would not want to give in to threats from militants, it would be possible to explain a postponement of Jammu and Kashmir Gram Panchayat polls without referring to the threats
Jan 16, 2018
Telangana to make changes to land record administration, introduce system similar to core banking networkThe Telangana government would soon introduce a system similar to the 'core banking network', used in banks, in the administration of land records.
Jun 24, 2017
Punjab passes bill to reserve 50 percent seats for women in panchayati raj institutionsThe Punjab Assembly passed bills amending provisions to clear way for 50 percent reservation for women in panchayati raj institutions and municipal 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.