Odisha man carves out 8-km road, connects his village to city

Odisha man carves out 8-km road, connects his village to city

A man in Odisha carved out an eight-kilometre road from a mountain to connect his village to a city.

Jan 14, 2018, 09:10 AM IST

Youth assaults BDO in Jaipur, complaint lodged

A youth allegedly assaulted a block development officer (BDO) inside his office in Bari block of Jajpur district, police said on Thursday.

Nov 30, 2017, 16:31 PM IST

Odisha man turns Swachh toilet into home

A man in Jalada village of Odisha`s Rourkela district has been living in a toilet allotted to him by the government since the last three months.

Nov 06, 2017, 00:22 AM IST

Food poisoning indisposes 200 people in Nawada

Suspected food poisoning indisposed about 200 people, including women and children, at Aanti in this district, an official said on Monday.

Apr 17, 2017, 14:05 PM IST

Bundi deputy district​ head booked for threatening govt officials

A case has been registered against a deputy district head here for allegedly threatening and misbehaving with a BDO and other government officials, police said.

Jun 13, 2015, 16:17 PM IST

Study says gap growing between big English clubs and rest

The financial disparity between the big clubs and the rest will continue to grow in English soccer despite Financial Fair Play (FFP) rules, according to a report released on Friday.

Aug 15, 2014, 10:25 AM IST

Two held for attacking BDO in Odisha

Two persons have been arrested on the charge of attacking the Block Development Officer (BDO) of Rajkanika in Odisha`s Kendrapara district in his office, police said today.

Jul 16, 2014, 12:16 PM IST

Father to marry off daughter after losing in gambling

In a shocking incident, a gambler has fixed his 13-year-old daughter`s marriage to his neighbour after losing to him during a marathon gambling session at Krishnapur - Buritala village in Malda district.

Dec 13, 2013, 15:36 PM IST

Ex-BDO held in Nawada

A former BDO was arrested on Sunday from a hotel in Nawada town on charge of embezzlement of public money under the IAY, an official said.

May 05, 2013, 12:24 PM IST

Mamata Banerjee’s move to speed up development

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee offered her telephone number to block development officers to help them contact her in times of need.

Feb 02, 2013, 17:20 PM IST

Six BDOs dismissed for irregularities in Indira Awas Yojna

Six state administrative officers have been dismissed on the charges of alleged irregularities in implementation of Indira Awas Yojna.

Dec 05, 2012, 17:21 PM IST

Court issues NBW against BDO among 7 persons

A court in Bihar`s Araria district friday issued a Non-Bailable Warrant against seven persons including a Block Development Officer in connection for recruitment of a Nepalese citizen as a contractual teacher.

Oct 05, 2012, 15:45 PM IST

BDO held for graft in Bihar

A BDO and a senior clerk were arrested by Vigilance Bureau while they were allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs one lakh at Adapur in Bihar`s East Champaran district.

May 26, 2012, 11:44 AM IST

BDO accused of molestation

An investigation has
been ordered into a complaint of molestation against the Block Development Officer of Rasulpur in Jajpur district.

May 15, 2012, 23:52 PM IST

Darbhanga BDO missing

BDO of Hanuman Nagar block in Bihar`s Darbhanga district was reported to be missing, city superintendent of police Kumar Ekle said.

Apr 18, 2012, 20:52 PM IST

BDO, Panchayat secretary, another held for graft

Three officials, including a BDO, were arrested on Friday for allegedly accepting bribes in three Bihar districts by the state vigilance department.

Feb 10, 2012, 16:29 PM IST

Meghalaya: Abducted BDO released by GNLA

GNLA released abducted Block Development Officer PK Boro at an undisclosed location near the Indo-Bangladesh border in West Garo Hills district.

Dec 24, 2011, 18:16 PM IST

Bihar: BDO held for graft

A BDO was arrested by vigilance bureau on charge of accepting Rs 4,000 as bribe from a person in Bihar`s east Champaran
district on Saturday.

Nov 12, 2011, 11:32 AM IST

BDO removed from post for dereliction of duty

A Block Development Officer
has been removed from the post due to dereliction of duty, officials said Tuesday.

Apr 12, 2011, 16:56 PM IST

Meghalaya BDO arrested for taking bribe

A Block Development Officer of
Meghalaya has been arrested for allegedly taking bribe for
release of payment under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural
Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS).

Apr 06, 2011, 15:14 PM IST