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Telangana to have 21 new districts; total goes to 31

Telangana to have 21 new districts; total goes to 31

As many as 21 new districts would come into existence in Telangana on the auspicious occasion of Vijaya Dasami on Tuesday.

Oct 10, 2016, 20:11 PM IST

Telangana to create five new districts

 Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Tuesday directed the officials to issue a draft notification for creation of new districts in the state.

Aug 10, 2016, 00:26 AM IST

Rain relief for hot, humid Bengal

Puddles of rain water were formed on some major throughfares as pre-monsoon showers brought much-needed relief from the sweltering heat and humidity for residents of the eastern metropolis on Saturday.

Jun 13, 2015, 17:15 PM IST

HP CM rules out creation of new districts

 Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh today ruled out the creation of new districts in Himachal Pradesh and said that he was not in favour of further division of Kangra, the biggest district in the state.

Dec 30, 2014, 01:10 AM IST

Seasonal storm kills 14 in Bangladesh

 At Least 12 people have died in two districts of Bangladesh in a storm that swept across the region.

Apr 28, 2014, 13:42 PM IST

No division of Assam: Governor

Assam Governor J B Patnaik on Friady ruled out any division of the state and said the autonomous councils were capable of taking care of development in the districts.

Sep 13, 2013, 17:41 PM IST

Bill passed to create four new districts in Arunac

After eight hours deliberation, The Assembly today passed the Arunachal Pradesh (Re-Organisation of Districts) (Amendment) Bill, 2013, paving way for creation of four new districts.

Mar 20, 2013, 22:20 PM IST

Delhi HC seeks govt records on creation of new districts

A lawyers` body moved the Delhi High Court seeking annulment of the city government`s order to create 11 districts, alleging that the move is "arbitrary".

Dec 12, 2012, 18:56 PM IST

Petition challenging renaming of districts, parks filed in HC

The Allahabad High Court on Tuesday sought a reply from the Uttar Pradesh government on a writ petition challenging renaming of some districts, parks and schemes by the current Samajwadi Party regime.

Aug 14, 2012, 19:32 PM IST

All Arunachal dists to come under e-governance pro

Arunachal Pradesh government was contemplating to cover all districts under the e-governance project
for effective administration.

Mar 27, 2012, 21:25 PM IST

U`khand govt issues GO for creation of 4 new dists

The Uttarakhand government has
issued a Government Order regarding creation of four new
districts of Ranikhet, Didihaat, Kotdwar and Yamunotri,
officials said.

Dec 08, 2011, 19:48 PM IST

Soon telecom towers in Naxal-hit districts: Ramesh

Government on Wednesday
decided to set up telecommunication towers by creating high
security zones in such areas.

Nov 09, 2011, 20:44 PM IST

TN: 3 districts to benefit from dam water

Tamil Nadu CMJ Jayalalithaa on Tuesday directed release of water from two dams in the state that will benefit irrigation of over 34,000 acres.

Nov 01, 2011, 12:27 PM IST

Flood-like situation improves in WB districts

The flood-like situation in West
Bengal`s East and West Midnapore districts, triggered by
discharge of water from Subarnarekha river, improved.

Sep 24, 2011, 21:37 PM IST

Centre increases limit on forest land use in Maoist-hit districts

State governments can now set up public interest projects on upto five hectares of forest land in Maoist-affected districts without seeking permission from Centre instead of two hectare earlier.

Apr 30, 2011, 21:34 PM IST

Orissa plans mega job fair in Maoist-hit districts

In its bid to encourage
youths to join mainstream, Orissa government has planned a
mega job fair in left-wing extremism (LEW) affected districts.

Mar 10, 2011, 22:31 PM IST

Maoist activity spreads to more Bengal districts: Governor

Maoist activity in the western
part of West Bengal has been checked to a some extent but it
has spread to several other districts, Governor M K Narayanan
on Thursday said.

Mar 10, 2011, 21:05 PM IST

Five girls raped in Uttar Pradesh in four days

Five girls, including a dalit
girl were sexually assaulted in different districts of Uttar
Pradesh in the last four days, police said on Monday.

Feb 07, 2011, 23:27 PM IST

JK Cabinet creates 55 posts in 8 new districts, promotes 7 IAS

J&K govt has created 55 posts in eight new districts, besides promotion to 7 IAS officers.

Jan 15, 2011, 14:10 PM IST

Interlocutors need to address issues in border districts: RPUF

The Centre-appointed interlocutors
on Jammu and Kashmir need to address issues pertaining to
people in the border districts of Rajouri and Poonch, a front
representing residents of the area said.

Dec 19, 2010, 00:25 AM IST