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Government permits resumption of some industries in rural areas from April 20

The government will also allow farm activities, construction of roads and buildings which has so far less affected by coronavirus contagion

15 Apr 2020 12:12 PM

If you want good service, you pay: Gadkari on toll collection

Gadkari said money collected through toll from those areas which have capacity to pay are utilised for building roads in rural areas.

16 Jul 2019 1:27 PM

Rural areas have more obesity cases than urban areas

Global obesity rising faster in rural areas than cities: Study.

10 May 2019 10:17 AM

Computer Baba starts anti-BJP yagna

The religious leader who had shot into national limelight when he sought permission to land on the bank of river Ganga by a chopper.

03 Oct 2018 12:40 AM

Narendra Modi to launch India Post Payments Bank on August 21

IPPB will have at least one branch in every district and focus on financial services in rural areas.

05 Aug 2018 1:00 PM


China's Ministry of Culture cracks down on bizarre culture of 'funeral strippers'

Currently the provinces that are under attack are Henan, Anhui, Jiangsu and Hebei.

21 Feb 2018 5:56 PM

Extra perks for doctors in rural areas

The move has come after doctors are seen dodging rural duties.

18 Nov 2017 2:08 AM

Rural areas to see load-shedding

Govt has no plans to buy power from co-generation units of co-operative sugar mills.

06 May 2017 3:03 AM

RBI asks banks to supply currency to rural areas

RBI issued circular to banks asking them to supply atleast 40 per cent of the bank notes.

03 Jan 2017 2:39 PM