Post Tagged with: "Panchayati Raj"

Soon, pay to earn from natural assets

Soon, pay to earn from natural assets

RANCHI: After years of slumber, the Biodiversity Board (JBB) has now woken up to the need for rationalising the use of produces of the state?s flora and fauna for commercial purposes and adding revenue to the exchequer in the process. Officials said the move is formally start implementation of the […]

Panchayat poll: SEC flags lapses by staff

Panchayat poll: SEC flags lapses by staff

HYDERABAD: The State Election Commission (SEC) has found several by election staff that led to procedural failures in the first phase of panchayat polls on Jan 21 and it has now instructed all collectors to provide fresh training to staff ahead of the second and third phase. It has also […]

Naveen Patnaik completes his rural-connect exercise; sanctions projects worth Rs 1555 crore

BHUBANESWAR: Chief minister on Tuesday completed the exercise of connecting with people in all the 314 blocks of the state under the Ama Gaon Ama Bikash (our village, our development) initiative. Within a year of launching the programme, Naveen sanctioned rural projects worth Rs 1,555 crore for all the 6,798 […]

Telangana panchayat polls: Voting underway

Telangana panchayat polls: Voting underway

HYDERABAD: Polling began for the first phase of the panchayat elections in amid tight security. This is the first ever polls for panchayats after the formation of the state in 2014. Polling began at 7 a.m and will end at 1 p.m even as counting will be taken up from […]

Coming soon: Indigenous footwear brand inspired by Jharkhand‘s Hundru falls

Coming soon: Indigenous footwear brand inspired by Jharkhand‘s Hundru falls

RANCHI: Next time when you visit Hundru falls in Angara block of Ranchi, chances are that you may stumble upon a footwear brand identical with the name of this iconic tourist place made by rural women here. Rural women of Soso village under Nawagarh panchayat of Angara block in Ranchi […]