PACS in uncovered gram panchayats to be upgraded to bank branches in Odisha
The state government is providing space to banks for opening branches at GP level free of cost for five years.
No information on ‘intrusions’ in Kotia: Odisha Minister
Replying to a question by Kusum Tete (BJP), she said the district administration has no information about distribution of ration and allowances by Andhra Pradesh officials in Kotia in 2021.
ZP begins probe into graft charges in Mekhali GP
JDS shared the The New Indian Express news cutting of the report on its official Twitter account.
Caught between Centre and State, gram panchayats face financial crunch
The gram panchayat has not received any funds from the government since August last year.
Women lock up gram panchayat office in Gadag after open defecation resurfaces
Authorities blame the pandemic for the return of open defecation.
Distressed panchayats await overdue funds
The State government, on its part, puts the blame squarely on the shoulders of the Centre for delaying, cutting off and withholding grants.
Govt will protect interest of Kannadigas everywhere: CM
Through the Kannada Development Authority, he said the State Government will release Rs 100 crore for the development of Kannada schools in border areas of neighbouring states.
Compensation remains elusive for 170 Covid warriors in gram panchayat
But almost all ZPs and TPs expressed their inability because of paucity of funds. GPs too were asked to contribute Rs 50, 000 to Rs 3 lakh, depending on their revenue.
After 20 days succumbed to injuries, folk artist Narasimha Murthy breathes last
He was battling for life at a private hospital in Frazer Town, but his family got him discharged as there was no progress.
Gram panchayat member booked for felling trees in Udupi
Forest department officials said that during questioning, Vadiraj told them he was developing his areca nut plantation, and as the trees came in the way, he felled them without taking permits.
Andhra Pradesh Revenue Minister Dharmana highlights reforms in revenue department
Principal Advisor to CM Ajeya Kallam, CCLA G Sai Prasad, Commissioner (Survey and Settlements) Siddharth Jain and other officials attended the meeting.
Odisha to have governance atlas of gram panchayats
The PHDMA teams will be mobile in the field for the next one year to see, listen and understand what is working, what needs to be worked on and what the people want.
Locals gherao police station over faulty murder probe
Accordingly, the locals constituted a 20-member team to hold discussion with the SP on Saturday.
Jeevan assasination bid: Accused had managed to reach MLA’s bedroom
Prasad approached Santosh and purchased a button knife from Nanded, and an air pistol from Mustafa Arms and Ammunition, Nampally.
Husbands take oath in place of elected wives at Madhya Pradesh Panchayat
There were allegation that the concerned official allowed the husbands to be present in place of the elected women representatives, who according to some claims, were altogether missing from the event
Odisha Couple with 3 cerebral palsy children seeks relief, moved Collector assures action
While Sekunda takes care of the children, Sudesh works as a daily wager besides working on his one-acre land to grow paddy. The meagre money Sudesh earns fails to take care of the family.
For this neglected Satjharia village in Odisha, makeshift wooden bridge only link
If road connectivity is a basic indicator of development, then Satjharia village under Giringkela Gram Panchayat (GP) of Lefripada block here has little to show.
IRCDUC urges Tamil Nadu government to amend rules to add Bala Sabhas in gram panchayats
The children policy states that the State will adopt overarching measures to ensure that 'children are respected and given opportunities to partake in matters of concern to them'.
Karnataka: Signboard named after Mahatma Gandhi's assassin creates a flutter
The signboard naming the road after Mahatma Gandhi's assassin has irked the Congress leaders.
A panchayat in Odisha's Kaptipada block stands up to stop child marriages
‘Udaya’ initiative launched by sarpanch Bhim Singh and a teacher Santosh Sahu, has been able to raise awareness on ills of child marriages in villages of Mayurbhanj, writes Sukanta Kumar Sahu
World Athletics set to tighten transgender rules and lift Russia doping ban
No increase in hospitalisation rate or death amid spike in Covid cases: Health Ministry
Punjab Police's 'miscalculation' resulted in Amritpal's escape?
Will Rahul be disqualified as MP after court verdict? Not so fast, says constitutional expert
Global IT services firm Accenture slashes 19,000 jobs
'Dictator' BJP govt rattled, says Congress chief Kharge after Rahul gets two-year jail term