Rural Development

Panchayat lands worth crores under illegal possession of influential people in Punjab

Around 18,000 acres of panchayat land, worth crores of rupees remain under illegal occupation in Punjab.

published on : 7th May 2022

Karnataka contractor's suicide: Kin threaten to defer funeral till minister's arrest

Recently, Santosh Patil had said, in Hindalga Panchayat limits, Belagavi, he initiated 108 road works worth Rs 4 crore only after taking permission from Eshwarappa directly. 

published on : 12th April 2022

GI tagging: India lags far behind in race

A GI tag links a product to its place of origin, and also its unique production method and distinctive qualities, in effect promoting traditional products in the global market.

published on : 31st March 2022

Allot 26 crore man-days to AP under MGNREGS, YSRC MPs urge Centre

In a memorandum submitted to the minister, they said as against the 23.68 crore mandays allotted to AP in 2020-21, the State was able to reach nearly 24 crore mandays.

published on : 31st March 2022

Promotion of engineers in four depts creates confusion 

There is serious confusion over promotions to the posts of chief engineers and engineers-in-chief in different departments in the state.

published on : 28th March 2022

Recent poll results show that people are voting for development: PM Narendra Modi in Gujarat

Modi addressed over one lakh representatives from the three tiers of the Panchayati Raj institutions in the state at the Panchayat Mahasammelan.

published on : 11th March 2022

Bamboo conference to be held in Hyderabad

The aim of the conference is to promote the bamboo sector and help stimulate the exchange of knowledge and best practices that have been developed both in the public and private spheres.

published on : 3rd March 2022

In Budget, clear roadmap given by government to achieve saturation of basic facilities: PM Modi

PM Modi said that in the last seven years, his government made incessant efforts to improve every person and sector's capability.

published on : 23rd February 2022

Nadda ticks off Karnataka minister Eshwarappa on saffron flag comment

In an interview with the national media J P Nadda while replying to a query had clarified that the BJP will never tolerate the insult to the national flag. 

published on : 22nd February 2022

Congress leaders to meet Rahul Gandhi on Friday, may discuss hijab row

In this background, the party’s central leadership has invited the state leaders for a discussion in New Delhi on Friday.

published on : 21st February 2022

Send in funds for 'Mana Ooru Mana Badi',  KT Rama Rao urges NRIs

IT Minister KT Rama Rao invited NRIs to join hands with the State government in the school development project Mana Ooru Mana Badi. 

published on : 13th February 2022

Parliamentary panel criticizes poor auditing of MGNREGS

While there is provision for social audit of central schemes like MGNREGS, a few of them have been audited in the last few years.

published on : 12th February 2022

SHG hopes to wean officials off oily snacks with millet & jaggery biscuits

A self-help group (SHG) of women in the tiny village of Nagaram of Ramagiri mandal, have started making one-of-its kind biscuits made of millets and jaggerry.

published on : 6th February 2022

Odisha police book three engineers for alleged involvement in road construction scam

The trio was booked under sections 420, 406 and 34 of the IPC basing on the FIR of Superintending Engineer of RD department of Jajpur and Kendrapara circle Sanjeeb Kumar Das.

published on : 10th January 2022

Women in Jharkhand's remote areas cultivate marigold to raise income manifold

More than 700 self help group members in seven districts have become self dependent exploring this avenue.

published on : 21st November 2021
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