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Khattar exhorts IAS, IPS officers to be sensitive towards people 22.4.2018 General News
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar today exhorted IAS, IFS and IPS officers of the state to be sensitive towards people and ensure that the deserving got the benefit of various welfare schemes and programmes of the government. "This is vital for realising the vision of the state government to provide a transparent and graft-free administration to the people of the state. The sole aim of the state government is to serve the people," he said, while addressing senior IAS, IFS and IPS officers at the state-level function organised to mark the 12th Civil Services Day at Panchkula, near here. On this occasion, the chief minister also honoured eight officers for their outstanding services. Underlining the role of IAS, IFS and IPS officers in the administrative system of the country, Khattar said they are held in high esteem by the people and should discharge their duties with a sense of responsibility, accountability and impartiality. Describing the job of civil servants as ...
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Centre congratulates Bengal for becoming revenue surplus 22.4.2018 All News-IANS Stories
The Central government has congratulated the West Bengal government as the state has become revenue surplus in March, officials said.
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ZP encourages students to gift books 21.4.2018 Hindu: National
The Belagavi Zilla Panchayat is encouraging the habit of gifting books among children of government schools. A book gifting drive, “Nanna Pustaka Ninn
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Poll activity depriving them of their livelihood 21.4.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
MNREGA labourers allege officials are denying them work on the pretext of being busy with election duty
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‘At home’ polling booths for Jenu Kurubas 21.4.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
This is to encourage the tribal community to take part in the voting process
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Prospects are not so juicy for Muthalamada 21.4.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Kerala’s mango hub witnesses severe fall in production owing to climate change
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Loan fraud: KVS chief absconding 21.4.2018 Hindu: Rx
Booked on cheating, forgery charges
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Aksharasagaram expanded to 3 districts 21.4.2018 Hindu: Kochi
Ernakulam, Kollam, Kozhikode to benefit from the programme
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WB panchayat polls: SEC announces Apr 23 as extended date for nominations 21.4.2018 General News
Acting on court directions, the West Bengal State Election Commission today issued a fresh notification, announcing April 23 as the extended date for filing of nominations for the panchayat election. Scrutiny of the nominations received on that date would be held on April 25 and the last date for withdrawal of candidature is April 28, the notification said. The filing of nominations will take place from 11 am to 3 pm on April 23. The new dates of the panchayat polls, were, however, not announced by the SEC. The Calcutta High Court yesterday directed the SEC to issue a fresh notification to allow nominations for panchayat polls in West Bengal, quashing the commission's April 10 order cancelling extension of the deadline for filing nominations. The high court, which had earlier stayed the election process, also directed the commission to reschedule the dates for the panchayat poll process and accordingly conduct the election. The SEC earlier in the day held elaborate meetings with ...
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Gandhi family loyalist in Rae Bareli joins BJP 21.4.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Dinesh Pratap Singh, a confidante of former Congress President and Rae Bareli MP Sonia Gandhi, on Saturday joined the BJP in the presence of party chief Amit Shah. His younger brother and Zila Panchayat Chairman Avdhesh Singh also joined the BJP.
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Bengal SEC fixes April 23 for filing of panchayat poll nominations 21.4.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Acting on a Calcutta High Court order, the West Bengal State Election Commission on Saturday fixed April 23 as the extended deadline for filing of nomination papers for the coming panchayat polls in the state, an official notification said.
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A few hits and many misses 21.4.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Participatory planning and development are key to strengthening democracy
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A long way to go: Kutty Ahmed Kutty 21.4.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Former Minister for Local Self-Government and an avid advocate of decentralisation of powers K. Kutty Ahmed Kutty is disappointed at the way successi
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Kudos for State, yet many challenges 21.4.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Kerala needs to convert local governance into the fulcrum of development politics
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In Bengal, violent run-up to panchayat elections 21.4.2018 Hindu: Health
On April 20, as the whole country watched, the Calcutta High Court directed the State Election Commission to announce new dates for the panchayat elec
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Change in structure delays panchayat polls in Arunachal 21.4.2018 Hindu: Home
A change in structure from the three-tier Panchayati Raj system to a two-tier one has delayed the panchayat elections in Arunachal Pradesh.The five-ye
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Cabinet approves restructured scheme to make local bodies self-sustainable 21.4.2018 All News-IANS Stories
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) on Saturday approved a restructured Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan (RGSA) scheme aimed at making rural local bodies self-sustainable, financially stable and more efficient through use of e-governance vis-a-vis service delivery and transparency.
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West Bengal panchayat best in country, Mamata greets people 21.4.2018 General News
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today greeted the people saying a panchayat of the state has emerged as the best in the country. The central government has declared Digambarpur gram panchayat in South 24 Parganas district as the best panchayat in the country. "We feel proud that we have the best panchayat. We are proud that our panchayats have worked well. I congratulate the people for that," Banerjee told reporters at the state secretariat. Of the 2.5 lakh gram panchayats in the country, the central government had selected 1000 and watched their function, state Panchayat Minister Subrata Mukherjee told PTI. "Digambarpur under Pathar Pratima block has emerged the best among those 1000 gram panchayats," Mukherjee said. He announced this after getting permission from the State Election Commission as the model code of conduct is force in the state due to the coming panchayat election. "Some other panchayats of the state also got other awards," he said. The chief .
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Itanagar, Pasighat municipal council polls on May 29 21.4.2018 General News
The Arunachal Pradesh State Election Commission (SEC) today announced May 29 as the date for elections to Itanagar and Pasighat municipal councils. The schedule for panchayat polls, however, could not be finalised due to "technical reasons" related to the recent Arunachal Pradesh Panchayat Raj Amendment Bill 2018, which has called for changes in the structure of the Panchayat Raj system, State Election Commissioner Hage Kojeen said. There are at present 30 wards under the Itanagar Municipal Council with 64,799 electors, while the Pasighat Municipal Council has 12 wards with a total of 9,646 electors. The notification for the election would be issued on May 1, while the last date for filing of nominations has been fixed for May 8, Kojeen said. Scrutiny of papers would be done on May 10 and the last date for withdrawal of candidature is May 14. Counting of votes would be held on May 31 and the entire election process would be completed by June 7, he said in a statement, ...
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Zilla Parishad candidate found hanging 21.4.2018 General News
A Jharkhand Disam Party candidate for Zilla Parishad election was found hanging at her home in Gajol area of Malda district, police said today. Family members of Kankana Bala (22) suspected that she committed suicide yesterday following threats by some political party. Bala was a college student and an ICDS worker, police said. She had filed her nomination for the Malda Zilla Parishad in the three-tier panchayat election. Police said they started an investigation and seized her mobile phone to probe the threat angle. There had been allegations that candidates backed by opposition parties were being threatened and prevented from filing nominations for panchayat polls. The Calcutta High Court yesterday directed the State Election Commission to reschedule the dates for panchayat election process and accordingly conduct the polls.
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