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Devidas Aarde from Chandgaon village in Indapur taluka, Pune district is contesting election(HT PHOTO)

Students go back home to villages as poll candidates

Hindustan Times, Pune | By Dheeraj Bengrut
UPDATED ON DEC 28, 2020 04:38 PM IST
Some of them boast got huge support in their villages, and expect to win the election “bin virodh” (without opposition)
A view of Kondhve-Dhavde village. The village will be included in Pune Municipal Corporation in Pune, India, on Thursday, December 17, 2020.(HT PHOTO)
A view of Kondhve-Dhavde village. The village will be included in Pune Municipal Corporation in Pune, India, on Thursday, December 17, 2020.(HT PHOTO)

PMC prepares Rs 9,000-cr plan to develop newly included villages

Hindustan Times, Pune | By Siddharth Gadkari, Pune
UPDATED ON DEC 19, 2020 04:55 PM IST
The money will be mainly spent on amenities like water, road, sewage and solid waste management, to create basic facilities which residents of these 23 areas residents want badly
Muskan-un-Nisa, a resident of Arampora village of Ganderbal district in Jammu and Kashmir, who is among winners of this year’s ‘HerRising Awards’ in the category of “women starters”, is keen to continue her research in medicinal plants.(ANI)
Muskan-un-Nisa, a resident of Arampora village of Ganderbal district in Jammu and Kashmir, who is among winners of this year’s ‘HerRising Awards’ in the category of “women starters”, is keen to continue her research in medicinal plants.(ANI)

Winner of HerRising Award, seeks to be inspiration for girls in remote villages of J&K

Asian News International | By Asian News International | Posted by Shivani Kale
PUBLISHED ON DEC 09, 2020 03:02 PM IST
Muskan-un-Nisa, a resident of Arampora village of Ganderbal district in Jammu and Kashmir, who is among winners of this year’s ‘HerRising Awards’ in the category of “women starters”, is keen to continue her research in medicinal plants. She looks to inspire girls in her village to achieve their dreams.
Devotees participate in a special prayer for the success of U.S. Democratic vice presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris, at a temple in Thulasendrapuram village, south of Chennai.(AP)
Devotees participate in a special prayer for the success of U.S. Democratic vice presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris, at a temple in Thulasendrapuram village, south of Chennai.(AP)

Kamala Harris’s ancestral village in Tamil Nadu prays for her success

Hindustan Times, Chennai | By Divya Chandrababu
UPDATED ON NOV 06, 2020 12:18 PM IST
People from Harris’ maternal grandfather’s village in Tiruvarur district performed a special prayer for her and erected banners with her photos.
Author Ranjit Powar.(Courtesy: Author’s own)
Author Ranjit Powar.(Courtesy: Author’s own)

Roundabout: Portrait of a village in Punjab before the sundown of Partition

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Nirupama Dutt
UPDATED ON OCT 10, 2020 09:26 PM IST
Chandigarh-based writer, psychologist and activist Ranjit Powar’s debut novel Dusk over the Mustard Fields captures the composite culture of undivided Punjab, which, however, is not without its class, caste, communal and gender inequities
As part of an environment friendly initiative 62 villages in Ludhiana will get waste management plants.(HT Photo/For representation)
As part of an environment friendly initiative 62 villages in Ludhiana will get waste management plants.(HT Photo/For representation)

62 villages in Ludhiana’s Doraha to get waste management plants

Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
UPDATED ON AUG 02, 2020 10:46 PM IST
Waste will be collected door to door in the villages to aim for removal of rooris (garbage dumps) from there, deputy commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma has said
Namgia village (a green patch in the picture) is also a point for cross-border trade with China through the Shipki La pass.(HT Photo)
Namgia village (a green patch in the picture) is also a point for cross-border trade with China through the Shipki La pass.(HT Photo)

HP tribal villages tense after Indo-China border buildup

Hindustan Times, Shimla | By Gaurav Bisht, Shimla
UPDATED ON JUN 18, 2020 08:00 PM IST
The Army and the Indo Tibetan Border police have restricted the movement of shepherds in the high hills even as additional Army units are being moved to the mountainous terrain along the order
In Harinhula village, local residents line up for relief material as water levels rise due to the full-moon tide .
In Harinhula village, local residents line up for relief material as water levels rise due to the full-moon tide .

In one village, rising tide waters bring back nightmare of cyclone

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Dhrubo Jyoti, New Delhi:
UPDATED ON JUN 08, 2020 01:54 AM IST
The road approaching his house has almost been washed away, making it difficult for relief workers to access his family.
The mock Qing dynasty village nestled below the Great Wall would normally be teeming with tourists on Labour Day, but the thin crowds on Friday showed that while China’s coronavirus epidemic has subsided, people’s fears could take longer to fade.(Unsplash)
The mock Qing dynasty village nestled below the Great Wall would normally be teeming with tourists on Labour Day, but the thin crowds on Friday showed that while China’s coronavirus epidemic has subsided, people’s fears could take longer to fade.(Unsplash)

Tourists trickle back to village by China’s Great Wall as virus curbs relaxed

Gubei Water Town, China | By Reuters
UPDATED ON MAY 02, 2020 05:36 PM IST
During holidays, some 100,000 visitors a day would traipse round the quaint stone-paved streets of Gubei Water Town, 110 kilometres (68 miles) northeast of Beijing. Its marketing manager reckoned on getting just a tenth of that number this year.
On Wednesday, four militants were killed in a gun battle at Mulhora village in Shopian district.(ANI)
On Wednesday, four militants were killed in a gun battle at Mulhora village in Shopian district.(ANI)

To avoid crowding, police bury militants killed in J&K gunfight away from their villages

Hindustan Times, Srinagar | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 24, 2020 09:21 PM IST
Officials said relatives of the dead men were present at the burial along with a magistrate. All legal formalities were completed before the burial, they added.
Actor Ratan Raajputh shares her lockdown tales fro Bihar
Actor Ratan Raajputh shares her lockdown tales fro Bihar

Ratan Raajputh on self-isolation in a small village: People elsewhere are watching Ramayan on TV, I am reading it

Hindustan Times | By Rishabh Suri
UPDATED ON APR 15, 2020 12:30 PM IST
The actor reveals how she is stuck in a small village in Bihar and has access to only very basic amenities
People queuing up for LPG cylinders at Sector 25 in Chandigarh on Wednesday.(Keshav Singh/HT)
People queuing up for LPG cylinders at Sector 25 in Chandigarh on Wednesday.(Keshav Singh/HT)
A village in Maharashtra’s Beed district on Tuesday continued its 90-year-old tryst with a Holi tradition in which the “newest son-in-law” gets a donkey ride.(AFP)
A village in Maharashtra’s Beed district on Tuesday continued its 90-year-old tryst with a Holi tradition in which the “newest son-in-law” gets a donkey ride.(AFP)

Donkey ride for ‘newest son-in-law’ in Holi tradition in this village

Aurangabad | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON MAR 10, 2020 04:40 PM IST
The donkey ride of Vida village in Beed’s Kej tehsil, some 125 kilometres from here, is a much-awaited item of Holi for people from near and far, said resident Angad Dethe.
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Armyman’s rifle stolen from Balliyewal village in Ludhiana

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
UPDATED ON MAR 07, 2020 10:59 PM IST
The incident comes a day after three persons fired shots at a labourers house in the same village
The accused came in asking for a mobile phone recharge and then brandished a gun to rob him.(Representative photo)
The accused came in asking for a mobile phone recharge and then brandished a gun to rob him.(Representative photo)

Three rob trader of 20,000 at gunpoint at Ludhiana’s Lakhowal village

Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
UPDATED ON FEB 21, 2020 10:53 PM IST
Turn up at victim’s shop posing as customers; appeared to be in their 20s and were conversing in Punjabi
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Designated police officer for every village soon: DGP

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON FEB 14, 2020 11:10 PM IST
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3 villages in each dist chosen for solid waste mgmt

Hindustan Times, Punjab | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JAN 23, 2020 10:34 PM IST
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Chandigarh administration imposes property tax in 13 villages merged with municipal corporation last year

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Vivek Gupta
UPDATED ON DEC 17, 2019 12:22 AM IST
The notification in this regard was issued on Friday, giving administrative power to the civic body to impose tax from the next assessment year
Treated sewage water from Kharar had been collecting in SYL canal for many years, and after the illegal dam was built, the overflowing water was damaging agricultural land in four low-lying villages(HT PHOTO)
Treated sewage water from Kharar had been collecting in SYL canal for many years, and after the illegal dam was built, the overflowing water was damaging agricultural land in four low-lying villages(HT PHOTO)

Mohali admn breaks illegal dam on SYL to save agricultural land of 4 villages

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Mohali
UPDATED ON DEC 13, 2019 12:47 AM IST
The treated sewage water overflowing from the dam at Sotal village, district Kharar had ruined crops in the four low-lying villages
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Anti-drug committees in Muktsar villages getting good response

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Sarbmeet Singh
PUBLISHED ON OCT 31, 2019 11:21 PM IST
Many addicts are quitting drugs due to efforts of these volunteer-driven committees formed by youngsters
Punjab panchayats and rural development minister Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa flagging off an awareness rally in Patiala on Friday.(HT PHOTO)
Punjab panchayats and rural development minister Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa flagging off an awareness rally in Patiala on Friday.(HT PHOTO)

Stubble burning: NSS volunteers to sensitise farmers in 13,000 villages

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Patiala
UPDATED ON OCT 04, 2019 10:32 PM IST
Cabinet minister Tript Bajwa urges farmers to avail subsidy for machinery to manage straw; officials, V-Cs of different varsities will also campaign for cause
To recall, on August 22, salt and roti was allegedly served to students at the government primary school in Shiur, Mirzapur.(HT image)
To recall, on August 22, salt and roti was allegedly served to students at the government primary school in Shiur, Mirzapur.(HT image)

Midday Meal scheme audit: Experts to visit schools in 20 villages in each district of UP

Lucknow | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 07, 2019 06:51 PM IST
Representatives from the identified 15 institutions had been called for a discussion on Monday when they would be entrusted with the responsibility of the audit, he said.
Villagers see the water flow in canal in Hisar.(HT Photo)
Villagers see the water flow in canal in Hisar.(HT Photo)

Five villages in Hisar get water in canal after 37 years

Hindustan Times, Hisar | By Bhaskar Mukherjee, Hisar
UPDATED ON AUG 28, 2019 07:09 PM IST
The 7.5km minor canal was constructed during Bansi Lal’s government in 1977 and continued to receive water till 1982.
Led by their family members and villagers, students reached Karnal Mini Secretariat alleging that they have to go to the nearby village and face lewd comments, teasing from boys of Tikri village inside and outside the school.(HT file photo)
Led by their family members and villagers, students reached Karnal Mini Secretariat alleging that they have to go to the nearby village and face lewd comments, teasing from boys of Tikri village inside and outside the school.(HT file photo)

Eve teasing on way to school in Karnal’s village: Girls demand upgrading school in their village

Hindustan Times, Karnal | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 27, 2019 01:17 AM IST
The demand comes after the girls alleged eve teasing and harassment on their way to school in Tikri village of Karnal’s Haryana.
Dhadkai village in Doda district, 260 km north of Jammu, has 60 families with speech and hearing impaired members.(HT Photo)
Dhadkai village in Doda district, 260 km north of Jammu, has 60 families with speech and hearing impaired members.(HT Photo)

Doda’s silent village finally finds a voice

Hindustan Times, Dhadkai (Doda) | By Ravi Krishnan Khajuria
UPDATED ON AUG 23, 2019 11:27 PM IST
With 90 residents born with hearing and speech impairment, researchers find that inter-community marriages among Gujjars over the decades has aggravated the genetic disorder.
Residents of Ghari Fazil along with employees of irrigation department plugging the breach on the banks of Sutlej river in Mattewara area in Ludhiana on Sunday.(Gurpreet Singh/HT)
Residents of Ghari Fazil along with employees of irrigation department plugging the breach on the banks of Sutlej river in Mattewara area in Ludhiana on Sunday.(Gurpreet Singh/HT)

Sutlej breach leaves residents of 20 villages in Mattewara on the edge

Hindustan Times, Gari Fazil (Ludhiana) | By Mohit Khanna
UPDATED ON AUG 19, 2019 12:15 AM IST
It was man’s determination versus nature’s fury on display as over 100 residents of the nearby villages with irrigation department staff tried their best to stop the rising water from eroding the banks.
As many 38 villages have received a one-star rating, including a large number of villages from the Farrukhnagar block.(HT image)
As many 38 villages have received a one-star rating, including a large number of villages from the Farrukhnagar block.(HT image)

No village gets top rating in state govt’s assessment scheme

Gurugram | By Archana Mishra
UPDATED ON AUG 18, 2019 05:14 AM IST
Wazirpur, which received four stars last year, improved its ranking and is the only gram panchayat in the district this year with six stars.
Rupnagar deputy commissioner Sumeet Jarangal said, “We have alerted the people living in the villages situated along the river by making announcements. The district administration is ready to deal with the situation.”(HT image)
Rupnagar deputy commissioner Sumeet Jarangal said, “We have alerted the people living in the villages situated along the river by making announcements. The district administration is ready to deal with the situation.”(HT image)

Bhakra floodgates opened, alert sounded in villages along Sutlej

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Gurpreet Singh Nibber
UPDATED ON AUG 17, 2019 05:56 AM IST
An alert was sounded for the villages situated on both the sides of the river, especially those located in Rupnagar district.
The Class 10 student of Acharya Ramesh Chandra Inter College said she came to know about her family’s plans for her marriage earlier this month.(HT image)
The Class 10 student of Acharya Ramesh Chandra Inter College said she came to know about her family’s plans for her marriage earlier this month.(HT image)

‘Kranti’ against child marriage in a village in UP’s Bahraich

Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Saurabh Chauhan
UPDATED ON AUG 14, 2019 10:29 AM IST
Eldest among four siblings, Kranti became a part of NGO Dehat’s ‘Child Parliament’ initiative in Bahraich.
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