User: amala Topic: Panchayat Raj Institutions in India
Category: Panchayat Raj Institutions in India
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Archery star to be Kerala�s first tribal minister 22.5.2011 Deccan Herald: National
A member of the Kurichia community and unmarried, Jayalakshmi, 29, is a former state and university archery champion. She is the only woman in the 38-member Congress legislature party.Jayalakshmi was stunned when she was handpicked by Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi during a talent search among Youth Congress activists a few months ago. Congress leaders say that it was her works in the grassroots level that attracted the party.The first woman graduate from her community, that too in English literature, she successfully contested the panchayat elections in 2006 and became a member of the Thavinjaal gram panchayat. She went on to become the panchayat president and her panchayat even bagged the national award for implementing the NREG Scheme successfully.“My ministership is a recognition for the Scheduled Tribes and other backward communities in the state,’’ she said.
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EVMs to be Used in Maharashtra Panchayat Polls 22.5.2011 Outlook Wires
Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) will be used for panchayat polls to be held on June 26 in 16 districts of Maharashtra, the state election commissioner has said.
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Cong lists Vidarbha water priorities, to hold conclave 22.5.2011 Indian Express: Mumbai
After flexing muscles against ally NCP over a controversial bill which sought to grant more powers to a high power panel headed by the Irrigation Minister in distributing water from state dams
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Union minister finds faults with work under MNREGA 21.5.2011 TOI: Cities
Union minister finds faults with work under MNREGA
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Recognising tribal rights 21.5.2011 Hindu: Opinion
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161 couples tie knot at ‘Kalyanamastu' in Guntur 21.5.2011 Hindu: Andhra Pradesh
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You will be on BPL list if your annual income is Rs.27,000 21.5.2011 Hindu: National
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Activists from 10 states protest `land grab` at Jantar Mantar! 21.5.2011 Zee News : India National
Activists from 10 states protest `land grab` at Jantar Mantar!
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Recognising tribal rights 21.5.2011 Hindu: Opinion
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BPL list: household income limit fixed at Rs.27,000 per annum 21.5.2011 Hindu: National
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You will be on BPL list if your annual income is Rs.27,000 21.5.2011 Hindu: Home
The income limit for households for qualifying as a beneficiary under the BPL (below poverty line) list has been pegged at about Rs. 27,000 per annum, according to the methodology approved by the...
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Recognising tribal rights 20.5.2011 Hindu: Editorial
A bright future for conservation in India depends on providing improved protection for flora and fauna in different habitats. At the same time, the imperative is to safeguard the livelihoods...
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Anganwadi centres in Bangarpet fail to meet objectives 20.5.2011 Deccan Herald: District
Anganwadi centres in Bangarpet fail to meet objectives
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'GP influential in keeping taluk clean' 20.5.2011 Deccan Herald: District
'GP influential in keeping taluk clean'
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Fine-tuning required in certain criteria for BPL census: Govt 20.5.2011 Doordarshan
The Government has indicated that there could be some changes in the criteria for the head count to identify the country's poor.
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Fine-tuning required in certain criteria for BPL census: Govt. 20.5.2011 Hindu: National
Government today indicated that there could be some changes in the criteria for the head count to identify the country’s poor.The Union Cabinet had yesterday given its nod for conduct...
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Reservation benefits for BW classes extended 20.5.2011 New Kerala: Maharashtra
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BPL poverty cap placed at 46% 20.5.2011 Hindu: National
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Is the Forest Rights Act working? 20.5.2011 India Together
Environmentalist Ashish Kothari discusses the politics behind the approval of the POSCO project, and how the FRA is faring in Odisha, in conversation with Pradeep Baisakh.
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New guidelines for job scheme annnounced 20.5.2011 Hindu: Karnataka
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