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Sep 28, 2018
Primary health centres, primary schools, anganwadi centres in Jammu and Kashmir to be run by panchayats after local body electionsFor the first time, primary health centres, primary schools and anganwadi centres in Jammu and Kashmir will come under the administrative control of the panchayats when elections to the local body will be completed next month, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Friday.
Feb 19, 2018
Gujarat civic poll results: BJP takes lead in 44 of 75 municipalities, Congress ahead in 27The counting of votes for municipal polls in Gujarat is underway with ruling BJP leading in 44 of the 75 municipalities
Nov 14, 2017
Tamil Nadu state election commissioner apologises to Madras High Court after failing to conduct civic elections as directed by courtTamil Nadu State Election commissioner and secretary tendered an unconditional apology in the Madras High Court on a contempt plea by the DMK.
Jul 20, 2017
Union Cabinet grants approval for the second phase of BharatNet broadband programmeThe Union Cabinet approval entails a expenditure of Rs 42,068 crore for the implementation of BharatNet broadband to connect 250,000 gram panchayats.
Feb 21, 2017
India plans to connect every village with high-speed broadband by 2018India aims to bring high-speed digital connectivity to every village by 2018 and is keen to share expertise in the area with other nations, the government said on Tuesday.
Nov 05, 2016
Vikas, Vishwas to be cornerstones of initiatives for Jammu and Kashmir: PM ModiOn Saturday Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid stress on a humanitarian approach to address problems concerning Jammu and Kashmir and said ‘Vikas’ and ‘Vishwas’ will be the cornerstones of the central government's development initiatives for the state hit by the unrest.
Apr 24, 2016
We need to strengthen panchayats, the gram sabhas are as important as Parliament: PM ModiWhile laying thrust on progress of rural areas, with particular focus on farmers, women-folk and child care, Modi said he wants to leave a legacy after his five-year tenure which would be talked about in terms of exceptional achievement in the years to come.
Nov 26, 2015
Ahead of Assembly polls, TMC dubs CPI-M processions as effort to bring back 'terror days'With the Assembly elections in West Bengal scheduled next year, the beleaguered CPI-M is organising processions in rural areas in an attempt to revitalise the organisation, but the ruling Trinamool Congress described the efforts as a bid to bring back the "days of terror" in the state.
Mar 16, 2015
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar calls for taxation powers to panchayatsBihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday advocated taxation powers to panchayats in order to strengthen them.
Feb 27, 2015
Digital India: Cable laying in 5,000 villages completed under NOFNArray