Villages within 10 km of IB to be developed on priority

All villages located within 10 km of the international border will be developed on a priority basis with special emphasis on promotion of sports activities and rural tourism.

Indian-Americans adopt over 2400 villages in Andhra Pradesh

Several Indian-Americans have decided to adopt more than 2400 villages in Andhra Pradesh as part of 'Smart Village-Smart Ward' programme which aims at comprehensive development of the areas.

Now, you can get PAN card within 48 hours

The finance ministry has proposed to provide online facility to apply for the cards and making it available in 48 hours.

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Land bill aimed at welfare of farmers: Modi on 'Mann ki Baat'

Defending his government's stand on Land Bill, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the farmers on his popular radio programme 'Mann ki Baat' on Sunday and said that the Bill ensures welfare of farmers and villages.

Rajasthan: Collector seeks panchayat's help for eco-friendly villages

Nagaur district collector Rajan Vishal on Thursday urged the newly-elected Panchayati Raj members to make the villages in the district free of tobacco and polythene.

DNA: Deplorable quality of education in Rural Indian

A plethora of government initiatives to provide primary education to children in Rural India seems to have done no good for them as the quality of education remains extremely low! DNA brings you the ground reality of the level of education these children get.

Iraqi security forces recapture villages near Iran border

Iraqi security forces and pro-government militias took control of about two dozen villages from Islamic State fighters in the eastern province of Diyala near the border with Iran, security sources and local officials said on Monday.

Mulayam for development of villages, women

 Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav on Friday said country would not be considered as developed if its villages and women remained backward, and all out efforts were required for the progress of both.

AAP will give special status to villages in Delhi

The Aam Aadmi Party will give special status to villages and review some clauses of the Delhi Land Reforms Act if it comes to power in the upcoming Delhi Assembly Elections.

Urban Indian travellers venture forth on rural trails
Urban Indian travellers venture forth on rural trails

From visits to centuries-old villages to experiencing forest trails to participating in village festivals and carrying out traditional day-to-day agricultural activities, the urban tourist is going rural these days.

Delhi Assembly polls: Eyeing rural voters, BJP promises new colleges in villages

Eyeing rural voters ahead of Assembly polls, Delhi BJP on Friday said that if it comes to power, it will build new colleges in villages of the national capital.

PM Modi copying Mulayum Singh's schemes?-Part 2

Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav on Sunday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "copying" his schemes of adopting villages and constructing toilets.

PM Modi copying Mulayum Singh's schemes?

Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav on Sunday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "copying" his schemes of adopting villages and constructing toilets.

Mulayam Singh Yadav accuses PM Modi of copying his schemes

Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav on Sunday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "copying" his schemes of adopting villages and constructing toilets.

PM Modi copying my scheme of adopting villages, building toilets: Mulayam

Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav today accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "copying" his schemes of adopting villages and constructing toilets.

More villages to boycott poll over Haryana girl's self-immolation

Over half-a-dozen villages and four Gurgaon colleges Monday extended their support to Pinky Chauhan, who set herself afire last month to protest "intentional" poor marking by her college management, and decided to boycott Wednesday's Haryana assembly election.

PM Modi's Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana: 7 key features
PM Modi's Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana: 7 key features

On the birth anniversary of socialist stalwart Jay Prakash Narayan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched the ambitious 'Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana'.

Cleanliness drive: Each village to get Rs 20 lakh yearly

Rural Development Minister Nitin Gadkari announced Thursday that Rs 20 lakh will be given to every village per annum to achieve the goal of Clean India by Oct 2, 2019.

Work for development of villages: Smriti Irani to higher education institutes

HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Sunday favoured strong linkages between institutes of higher learning and rural India for the development of villages and suggested that they should start courses on rural development.