Panchayat Polls
West Bengal  /  Published 16.05.22

Audit hurry before polls

The state panchayat and rural development department has conducted an internal audit of around 3,500 gram panchayats to check the account books and send out a stern message against corruption ahead of...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.05.22

Rural voters defy Maoist call

Rural voters including women in Jharkhand defied Maoists boycott calls to register over 70 per cent polling in the first phase of the panchayat polls in the state. People turned up in large numbers o...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 14.05.22

State: Voting on in rural polls

People turned up in large numbers on Saturday morning to cast their votes in the first phase of panchayat polls in Jharkhand, officials said. Polling began at 7 am in 14,079 booths across 72 blocks i...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.05.22

Residents' no to rural polls?

Resenting lack of basic amenities, people of Parsudih area have given boycott call to panchayat elections. The agitated residents of the area on Friday distributed pamphlets to residents to convince ...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.04.22

Drive for rural polls

Food security activists of mineral-rich West Singhbhum district in Jharkhand will create awareness in all the 1,691 villages of 18 blocks so that villagers pick genuine candidates and not those having...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur


Jharkhand  /  Published 16.04.22

Parties clash over rural polls

Panchayat polls are not fought on party basis in Jharkhand but the major political parties are fighting over the elections. The Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) announced that it would approach the state...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.04.22

OBC contenders for panchayat poll upset

The outgoing members of panchayat bodies in Jharkhand, who belong to other backward castes (OBCs), are aggrieved as their reserved seats have now been categorised as general ones for the pachayat poll...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.03.22

No OBC quota in panchayat

The Jharkhand government will conduct panchayat polls soon without OBC reservation. Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren, answering to a query by AJSU MLA Lambodar Mahto on Monday during question ho...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 25.02.22

Hemant govt ready for panchayat polls

The Jharkhand government has given its go-ahead to three-tier panchayat polls following a cabinet meeting chaired by chief minister Hemant Soren on Thursday evening with state cabi...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 11.02.22

Letters to the Editor: Getting in shape should be a safe pursuit sans bullying

Equal access Sir — Getting in shape should not lead to added anxiety. Most people who are overweight find it difficult to exercise in public, fearing that they would be ridiculed. Be it the gym...
By The Telegraph


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