When home is under a flyover and life's belongings fit on a cycle
Earlier this week, as the lockdown was extended for the fourth time, Mukesh Kumar decided Delhi was no longer the place for him or his family and they would head to their village in Unnao, Uttar Pradesh, even if it meant walking every step of the 500 km distance.
Telangana in dilemma over fresh lockdown, city denizens rush to villages
Holding a high-level review on rising Coronavirus spread last Sunday, chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao had hinted at imposing fresh lockdown in Hyderabad for 15 days with stricter curfew conditions, which includes shutting down flights and trains.
Assam: Villages in Dibrugarh district flooded following heavy rainfall
WATCH: Villages of Kalakhowa area in Dibrugarh district have been flooded following heavy rainfall in Assam.Assam: Villages in Dibrugarh dis...
China occupies Nepal village, land; deafening silence from Oli govt
China has occupied a village of Nepal and allegedly removed the boundary pillars to legitimise its annexation, top government sources said on Tuesday.
PM's model village scheme a non-starter, finds govt audit
Launched in October 2014, SAGY offers each MP to select a village in his constituency for development. The scheme has no budgetary allocation and aims to bring about convergence in government schemes to improve developmental parameters in the selected village. The goal was to develop three "model villages" by each MP by March 2019, and then five more by 2024.
What’s it like to live in villages along the India-China border?
What’s it like to live along the LAC? This report is based on two previous visits.
Post-1962, thinning population in border villages hits intel gathering
Security experts said that it is in the country’s interests that the population in these border villages does not go down since they are integral to the security forces for information about incursions and early alerts. The situation has become so dire that in most of the villages barely a few young men are left.
Havildar Palani laid to rest with full military honours in native village
A gun salute was accorded to the slain soldier before his mortal remains were buried at Kadakkalur village in the district, as scores of people including family members bid a tearful adieu to Palani who had made the supreme sacrifice on Monday.
Security forces in Assam ordered to take village headmen along on missions
Bora was feeling uneasy and hence he was immediately admitted at Borholla CHC. The attending doctor gave preliminary treatment and referred him to Jorhat Medical College and hospital (JMCH). He was declared dead at JMCH. A magisterial inquiry has been ordered into the incident.
Land in Kalapani, Lipulekh belongs to India's border villages: Official
Local land records also say the land at Kalapani and Lipulekh belongs to the residents of two villages on the Indian side of the border, an official recently said.
Enhanced import duty to give a big boost to agarbatti and bamboo industries in India: KVIC
KVIC said that the decision was taken by the Finance Ministry on the initiative of Union Minister for MSME, Nitin Gadkari, who had urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to increase the import duty on bamboo sticks to discourage heavy import and help local industry.
Pakistani troops shell Indian posts, villages along LoC in Poonch
On Thursday, an Army jawan was killed and a civilian injured when Pakistani troops heavily shelled villages and forward posts along the LoC in Rajouri and Poonch district.
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