No need of eyes for judging everything: Umaria Collector

Newly-appointed Umaria District Collector Krishna Gopal Tiwari, who is visually impaired, says one does not need eyes to judge everything.

Women can use father`s name, children of mother`s in Maha

Women in Maharashtra will now have the option of using either the father`s name or the husband`s name in all the official documents, while the children will be able to use the mother`s name.

Former Sirohi district collector gets 2-year jail

The former district collector of Sirohi has been sentenced to two years rigorous imprisonment by an Anti Corruption Bureau Court here for misusing his official position and causing financial loss to the state exchequer.

Tuticorin District Collector Ashish Kumar transferred

Tuticorin District Collector Ashish Kumar, who had cracked down on illegal sand mining in the area, has been transferred.

Madhya Pradesh: 400 people, District Collector stranded in floods

Heavy rains have caused havoc in Hoshangabad district (Madhya Pradesh) where at least 400 people of a village have got stranded including the District Collector.

Man sends `bribe` by DD; stuns municipal authorities

Vexed over the delay in getting a birth certificate, a man sent a demand draft for Rs 100 as bribe to a local body, stunning municipality authorities.

Madurai District Collector refutes Alagiri`s charge

District Collector U Sahayam refuted the allegation that he had spoken about change of
government in Tamil Nadu at a function here recently and said
such a charge has been made only to "divert" him from
election-related work.

Hostage crisis: Orissa resumes talks with mediators

The District Collector of Malkangiri, R Vineel Krishna, and junior engineer Pabitra Mohan Majhi, were abducted by Maoists on Feb 16 evening.

MLA makes silent appeal in assembly for kidnapped Collector

Congress MLA and tribal woman leader Mamta Madhi on Saturday stood silently for an hour in the Orissa Assembly holding a placard with her appeal.

Mediator asks Orissa to free jailed Maoist

Orissa has intensified efforts for the release of a district collector abducted by Maoists.

Orissa CM appeals to Maoists to extend deadline in kidnap case

Orissa CM appealed to the Maoists to extend the deadline set by them for their demands fulfillment.

DM kidnapping: Talks on with Maoists in Orissa

State Home Secretary UN Behera said that he had spoken to social activist Swami Agnivesh and some backdoor dialogue was on.

Free our beloved Collector: Tribals appeal to Maoists

People from all walks of life staged a peace procession appealig Maoists to release the aducted duo.