Post Tagged with: "Panchayati Raj"

Vulgar dance held on Ballia school campus, headmaster suspended

Vulgar dance held on Ballia school campus, headmaster suspended

VARANASI: Headmaster of a primary school in UP?s was on Saturday suspended for allegedly allowing vulgar dance to be organised on the school campus on Friday. The action was taken by the basic shiksha adhakari (BSA) after a video of bar girls, presenting obscene dance at a blanket distribution programme […]

Congress renames BSRY, to pump more funds

Congress renames BSRY, to pump more funds

JAIPUR: The government has decided to rename Bhamashah Rojgar Srijan Yojana (BRSY) as Chief Minister?s Rojgar Srijan Yojana (CMRSY) and expand its scope and impact with effective implementation and adequate budgetary support. Speaking to TOI on Sunday, industries minister Parsadi Lal Meena said the government would take the scheme to […]

Stinky garbage along Mapusa to Siolim road finally cleared

Stinky garbage along Mapusa to Siolim road finally cleared

SIOLIM: In a relief to residents and commuters, the Siolim-Marna panchayat has finally cleared the tonnes of garbage strewn along the forested road from to the village. On Saturday, the panchayat cordoned off the eastern side of the road with a 100m-long mesh to prevent further littering along the roadside. […]

Ayyappa devotees protest in city against Kerala government

Ayyappa devotees protest in city against Kerala government

MANGALURU: Miffed with the government over its tacit support for the two women who entered the sanctum sanctorum of the temple early on Wednesday, Sri Sabarimala Kshetra Samrakshana Samithi staged a protest at Gandhi Park near Town Hall here on Thursday. Vishwanath Kayarpalike, a senior member from the samithi, termed […]

Darrang cuts down on vehicle cost for polls

Darrang cuts down on vehicle cost for polls

GUWAHATI: In a rare example of rationalisation, the Darrang administration was able to achieve a cost-cutting feat in transportation in the recently concluded panchayat election to the tune of Rs 1 crore. The saving, solely from rationalisation of vehicle use, was possible because the entire process of hiring, monitoring and […]

M‘luru: Ayyappa devotees protest against Ker govt

M‘luru: Ayyappa devotees protest against Ker govt

MANGALURU: Miffed with the government over its tacit support for the two women who entered the sanctum sanctorum of the temple early on Wednesday, Sri Sabarimala Kshetra Samrakshana Samithi staged a protest at Gandhi Park near Town Hall here on Thursday. Vishwanath Kayarpalike, a senior member from the samithi, termed […]

Belagavi district is now Open Defecation Free

Belagavi district is now Open Defecation Free

BELAGAVI: The Centre on Wednesday accorded Belagavi district the Open Free (ODF) tag. The announcement was made on the handle ?Swachh Bharat?, operated by the Union ministry of drinking water and sanitation, congratulating Belagavi district for becoming ODF. The congratulatory tweet with a picture of the city?s historical Kamal Basadi […]

Finishing touches being given for Kannada Sahitya Sammelana

Finishing touches being given for Kannada Sahitya Sammelana

DHARWAD: With just two days left for the 84th Akhila Bharat , the district administration is busy giving final touches to the preparations. The three-day literary meet will begin on Friday. Revenue minister R V who is also the minister, visited the University of Agricultural Sciences campus, the venue of […]

Waste disposal a challenge in new layouts around city

MYSURU: Though some important residential areas like , , and Madinahalli have sprung up on the outskirts of the city, residents there are miffed over waste collection and management. Locals allege that the door-to-door waste collection was stopped months ago and they are forced to dump garbage in public places […]

3-phase panchayat polls in Telangana from Jan 21

3-phase panchayat polls in Telangana from Jan 21

HYDERABAD: Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao hasn?t even formed his cabinet after his landslide win in the assembly elections last month and the state is all set to conduct yet another election. The state election commission (SEC) on Tuesday announced that panchayat election will be held in three phases […]