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Feb 06, 2019
Ram Nath Kovind, Narendra Modi condole death of Ladu Kishore Swain; PM lauds BJD MP's work in rural developmentPresident Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday expressed grief over the demise of Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP from Aska, Ladu Kishore Swain
Dec 21, 2018
Khushveer Singh Jojawar wins Assembly poll from Marwar Junction seat; Rajasthan water warrior was sidelined by CongressJojawar’s story as a water warrior began in 1995, when the monsoon failed and the water table plummeted.
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.
Jul 09, 2018
Indian scientists develop a unique low-cost solar water purifierThe solar water purifier has been developed by scientists at the Nimbkar Agricultural Research Institute.
Jul 06, 2018
Narendra Modi govt’s Bastar 'development offensive' showing results, tribals getting first taste of freedomThe evening humdrum in Jagdalpur no way suggests the eradication of Maoism in Bastar but it does indicate that despite the threat, people have lives to live and they have started to do so at least in some parts of Bastar.
May 16, 2018
India's GDP, larger developmental process to boost mining sector, says President Ram Nath KovindIndia's GDP will gain momentum over the coming decades and in turn bolster the mining and minerals sector, President Ram Nath Kovind said
Feb 01, 2018
Budget 2018 gives new wings to aspirations of poor, farmers and middle class: Amit ShahAmit Shah said Union Budget gives new wings to aspirations of poor as he cited measures aimed at giving a boost to farmers, infrastructure, rural sector
Dec 16, 2017
Over 80% habitations connected with roads under PMGSY, says rural minister Narendra Singh TomarMore than 80% of the habitations in the country had been connected with all-weather roads under the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY), this was informed during a review meeting of the scheme
Nov 25, 2017
Bihar’s poorest women are changing their lives, with aid from Jeevika, a self-help initiativeA state-wide programme, Jeevika today involves over 8.2 million rural women in self-help groups
Nov 18, 2017
Satara's women co-own the homes they live in: Why this is significant in Indian contextThe Dalit Mahila Vikas Mandal has been pushing for women in primarily agrarian Satara to be named in the title deeds of the homes and properties they live on