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Uttar Pradesh gram panchayat polls: Reservation list of seats released

The reservation lists are being announced as part of chief minister Yogi Adityanath's rotational formula for reservation according to which seats reserved for categories scheduled caste (SCs), scheduled tribe (STs) and other backward classes (OBCs) earlier will not be reserved for the same categories this year.
The polls will be held to elect a total of 57,207 heads this year.(Arun Sharma/HT PHOTO)
The polls will be held to elect a total of 57,207 heads this year.(Arun Sharma/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Mar 03, 2021 11:20 AM IST
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Edited by Prashasti Singh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Andhra Pradesh local body elections to be held in 4 phases from Feb 5

Here is everything you need to know about the Andhra Pradesh gram panchayat elections, scheduled to begin from February 5, 2021.
Notably, state election commissioner N Ramesh Kumar has alleged that the state government “is not in favour of holding elections during the tenure of the present commissioner.
Notably, state election commissioner N Ramesh Kumar has alleged that the state government “is not in favour of holding elections during the tenure of the present commissioner."(HT Photo)
Published on Jan 09, 2021 06:23 PM IST
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Byhindustantimes.com | Edited by Srivatsan K C

BS Yediyurappa is the father of Operation Kamala, says Siddaramiah

Siddaramaih took a swipe at BS Yediyurappa saying that making false claims like having won a majority of the Gram Panchayats does not reflect well on a Chief Minister.
Siddaramaiah said the BJP was using its money power to lure winning candidates whom the Congress had backed in the Gram Panchayat polls.(https://twitter.com/siddaramaiah)
Siddaramaiah said the BJP was using its money power to lure winning candidates whom the Congress had backed in the Gram Panchayat polls.(https://twitter.com/siddaramaiah)
Updated on Dec 31, 2020 09:01 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Bengaluru | ByVenkatesha Babu

Ahead of first phase of panchayat polls, BJP and JD(S) deny plans of merger again

The speculation had started ever since several senior leaders of JD(S) including its sitting legislators and council members had said that the party was exploring going along with the ruling BJP. The JD(S) had also crucially helped the government pass some important farm bills apart from joining hands with the saffron party to oust the Council Chairman who belongs to Congress.
Former CM and JD(S) supremo HD Kumaraswamy had on Sunday said that his party was only extending issue-based support.(PTI PHOTO.)
Former CM and JD(S) supremo HD Kumaraswamy had on Sunday said that his party was only extending issue-based support.(PTI PHOTO.)
Updated on Dec 21, 2020 09:22 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Bengaluru | ByVenkatesha Babu

UP selects 58K banking Sakhis through tech-driven process, CM gives nod for training

The Uttar Pradesh government completed the first-of-its-kind technology driven process for selecting 58,000 women for as many posts of banking correspondent Sakhis.
A Banking Correspondent Sakhi shortlisted aspirant during an interview conducted on smart phone from her village with the selection team sitting in Lucknow.(HT PHOTO)
A Banking Correspondent Sakhi shortlisted aspirant during an interview conducted on smart phone from her village with the selection team sitting in Lucknow.(HT PHOTO)
Published on Nov 24, 2020 09:34 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Lucknow | ByPankaj Jaiswal

63% work under model village scheme over, Tamil Nadu tops the list

With 38% incomplete work and 17% plans not available, the progress of the scheme will be reviewed later this month by officials and experts.
So far, 1,418 Gram Panchayats have prepared Village Development Plans (VDP) with 72,720 projects.(PTI File Photo)
So far, 1,418 Gram Panchayats have prepared Village Development Plans (VDP) with 72,720 projects.(PTI File Photo)
Updated on Aug 21, 2020 03:46 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | BySaubhadra Chatterji, New Delhi

25 yrs on, access to quality internet possible for only half the population

What was available to me in the 90s in a middle class Kolkata home has today permeated large sections of the country. But the quest to get the country online has not even reached the halfway mark.
A kiosk of Haryana’s first village cyber cafe.
A kiosk of Haryana’s first village cyber cafe.
Updated on Aug 13, 2020 11:43 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByArghya Sengupta

‘Ek Desh, Ek Nishan’: J-K village heads told to hoist tricolour on 15th August

The separate flag of Jammu and Kashmir became defunct after Parliament annulled Article 370 that allowed Jammu and Kashmir to have a separate constitution and a flag.
Workers prepare Indian flags at a workshop ahead of Independence Day, in Mumbai on Friday.(Photo: PTI)
Workers prepare Indian flags at a workshop ahead of Independence Day, in Mumbai on Friday.(Photo: PTI)
Updated on Aug 09, 2019 11:43 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent

Swachh Bharat to get Rs 15,000 cr more, 1.5 cr rural households to benefit

The Swachh Bharat Mission (gramin) was launched on October 2, 2014, with the goal to achieve universal sanitation coverage in rural areas by October 2, 2019.
The funds will be utilised to achieve and sustain open defecation-free (ODF) status in villages across the country, said law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad.(Sonu Mehta/HT Photo)
The funds will be utilised to achieve and sustain open defecation-free (ODF) status in villages across the country, said law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad.(Sonu Mehta/HT Photo)
Published on Aug 01, 2018 11:42 PM IST
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New Delhi | ByHT Correspondent
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