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Inspired by PM Modi, two techies create India's first SmartGaon

The brainchild of two IT professionals -- Yogesh Sahu and Rajnish Bajpai, 'SmartGaon' is essentially a mobile app that not only connects the village internally and with the urban world, but also serves as a one-stop information centre and a marketplace for farmers.

From the discomfort zone: What will people say?

In India’s contemporary situation having an affair need not translate to marriage, an area that’s not under control.


Name game: 3,626 villages named after Ram,3,309 after Krishna

Gandhi,Nehru also popular choices in naming rural India

How India names its villages

SHYAMLAL YADAV traces the deities,icons and other sources that India’s villages derive their names from