Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022



Punjab: Cabinet nod to rules for managing property rights in Lal Lakir areas

August 16, 2021 11:28 pm

The rules would facilitate villagers/owners to monetise property rights and avail various benefits provided by government departments/institutions and banks, said an official spokesperson.

Ghaziabad's solidarity scheme to curb post-poll conflict in panchayats

June 01, 2021 12:59 pm

The administration had observed that winning candidates in panchayat polls were not supported by those who lost. In order to bridge the gap and bring out a consensus for development projects, the administration has started an outreach program.

BJP government has ended anti-incumbency in Gujarat, says Jadeja

March 05, 2021 10:58 pm

“This government has ended anti-incumbency. This is a result of Vikas (development) and Vishwas (Trust)... How long will the people sit in the sinking boat of the Congress,” said Jadeja while addressing the House during discussions on Governor Acharya Devvrat’s speech.

End 'sarpanch-pati' culture in panchayats: PM Narendra Modi

April 24, 2015 5:47 pm

"Law has empowered women. When law has given them the rights, they should also get an opportunity," Modi said.

Amidst ruckus,MC passes resolution for shifting 13 villages

November 22, 2013 3:58 am

Around 15,000 houses are estimated to be constructed outside.

Punjab begins third party audit of panchayat funds

April 08, 2014 6:05 pm

Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Tuesday gave a final shape to the contours of “Third Party External Audit” on the money spent by 1,3047 panchayats on various development works in villages

Complaint boxes in schools to prevent child abuse

August 10, 2013 2:54 pm

The district administration also plans to hold gram sabha meetings to create awareness.

Probe health secy’s ‘interference’ in admissions: Rural docs

April 09, 2014 2:29 pm

Rural Medical Officers working under the Department of Rural Development and Panchayats today alleged that the state health secretary had “interfered” in the counselling for MD seats in the three government colleges in the state.

Villages linked to Badal defy ‘unanimous’ call

April 11, 2014 4:51 pm

No consensus in Badal and Ghudda villages,elections to decide sarpanch,panchs

'Panchayats are yet to be empowered,incompetent bureaucrats to blame'

May 13, 2013 3:01 am

Mani Shankar Aiyar,head of an expert panel on panchayat bodies,explains why outcome doesn’t match government outlay