Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 13:29
A minor was raped in Jharkhand allegedly on the panchayat`s diktat after her brother was accused of molesting and trying to rape a woman, police said Wednesday.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 23:04
Residents of West Delhi`s Mohan Garden, Nawada and Vipin Garden on Sunday held a `Maha Panchayat`, demanding setting up of a 66 KVA power grid at Mohan Garden area.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 23:38
Karnataka Government is planning to introduce a bill which will give powers to gram panchayats to levy taxes on services provided by commercial establishments, including airports, falling under their jurisdiction to rev up revenue collection.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 23:35
An FIR has lodged against Harikaranpur gram panchayat pradhan and six others in connection with irregularities in implementation of central rural job scheme and misuse of funds.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 12:07
A newly elected woman deputy sarpanch owes her position to a housefly which descended and sat on a chit that contained her name among other two contestants in a gram panchayat poll in the district.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014, 22:34
For the first time, Uttarakhand panchayat poll results will be available on the internet and mobile phones.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 22, 2014, 22:07
Himachal Pradesh government today said that 3,017 panchayats in the state have already been connected with a wide network of roads and work is on to link the remaining 216.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014, 20:09
The Punjab government has ordered audit of accounts of 450 village panchayats following complaints in the implementation of MNREGA scheme there.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014, 14:34
A class II government employee was caught red-handed while he allegedly accepted Rs 25,000 from a complainant here, Anti-Corruption Bureau said Thursday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 08:27
Amidst tight security, voting for the first phase of three-tier Panchayat Elections for 19,083 seats in the state is underway, Tuesday.
Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 15:07
With 50 per cent seat reservations for women, elections for the three-tier gram panchayats in Tripura will be held on July 15, a senior official said Friday.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 31, 2014, 15:37
Trinidad and Tobago`s Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar has appreciated the Indian panchayat system as promoting "family values".
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