MGNREGA

RBI says impact, duration of COVID second wave biggest risks to growth estimates

RBI says impact, duration of COVID second wave biggest risks to growth estimates

As India battles the pandemic and states undergo lockdowns, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has said that the impact and the duration of ...Read More

Covid's impact on rural Rajasthan: MGNREGA works stopped in State to curb virus spread

Covid's impact on rural Rajasthan: MGNREGA works stopped in State to curb virus spread

Jaipur, May 10: The Covid-19 infection is griping the rural areas of Rajasthan and the government has been forced to halt MGNREGA and oth...Read More

Mumbai: Mumbai Mayor mulls jabs for beggars / homeless without identity proof

Mumbai: Mumbai Mayor mulls jabs for beggars / homeless without identity proof

As the most vulnerable and deprived sections like beggars and the homeless are finding it difficult to get the Covid vaccine jabs as they...Read More

Chhattisgarh ranks first in nation in terms of providing job under MGNREGA

Chhattisgarh ranks first in nation in terms of providing job under MGNREGA

More than 107 percent of the given target was achieved under MGNREGA two weeks after the set deadline under current financial year

Rahul Gandhi slams PM Modi for ridiculing MGNREGA, says govt was forced to increase allocation during COVID-19 crisis

Rahul Gandhi slams PM Modi for ridiculing MGNREGA, says govt was forced to increase allocation during COVID-19 crisis

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for ridiculing UPA's Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment...Read More

Teji Mandi: Three things investors should know on February 8, 2021

Teji Mandi: Three things investors should know on February 8, 2021

The tussle over MGNREGA allocation:After facing criticism on lowering of the MGNREGA expenditure in the Budget, the government said that ...Read More

Budget 2021: MGNREGA expenditure slashed by 35% to Rs 72,034 crore

Budget 2021: MGNREGA expenditure slashed by 35% to Rs 72,034 crore

The Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGA), in addition to providing employment to the daily wage labourers ...Read More

Madhya Pradesh: IRREGULARITIES IN MGNREGA WORK: Dhar district CEO issues notices to 5 gram panchayat secretaries, 5 employment assistants, 4 sarpanchs

Madhya Pradesh: IRREGULARITIES IN MGNREGA WORK: Dhar district CEO issues notices to 5 gram panchayat secretaries, 5 employment assistants, 4 sarpanchs

Administration dismissed five employment assistants and suspended five gram panchayat secretaries for opening bank accounts in the name o...Read More

Madhya Pradesh: Owing to smooth functioning of panchayats, additional charges assigned to panchayat secretaries, employment assistants from other panchayats

Madhya Pradesh: Owing to smooth functioning of panchayats, additional charges assigned to panchayat secretaries, employment assistants from other panchayats

Case of financial irregularities in MGNREGA: A day after dismissal of five employment assistants, suspension of five panchayat secretaries

Teji Mandi: Three things investors should know on November 24, 2020

Teji Mandi: Three things investors should know on November 24, 2020

Rising air traffic reveals a major trend:India's air traffic continues to recover at a slow and steady pace. The daily departure count cr...Read More

Pictures of Deepika, Jacqueline, and Dia on MGNREGA online job cards

Pictures of Deepika, Jacqueline, and Dia on MGNREGA online job cards

The matter came to light after government officials ordered a probe, and discovered that the beneficiaries on the cards have male names.

COVID-19 effect: BJP-led govt mulls extending UPA’s pet programme MGNREGA to urban India

COVID-19 effect: BJP-led govt mulls extending UPA’s pet programme MGNREGA to urban India

Due to the success of MGNREGA (Mahatma Gandhi Employment Guarantee Act) in rural India, the BJP-led government is now mulling on extendin...Read More

Congress for scaling up MGNREGA

Congress for scaling up MGNREGA

New Delhi: The Congress on Monday demanded the Mahatma Gandhi Rural Employment Guarantee Act be scaled up and made open-ended to meet the...Read More

Demand for jobs under MGNREGS record a new high

Demand for jobs under MGNREGS record a new high

In the month of May, it was found that the demand for jobs that fall under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGN...Read More

Radical steps for protection of migrant labour; best way to push demand and employment opportunities

Radical steps for protection of migrant labour; best way to push demand and employment opportunities

The exposure of the tragic conditions of these workers and the embarrassment of the national government has created a rare opportunity fo...Read More

An unending horror tale that mocks India’s growth story

An unending horror tale that mocks India’s growth story

India has approximately 500 million migrant labourers. Amid the historic reverse migration, pre-existing exploitative terms, subsistence ...Read More

Uttar Pradesh Cheif Minister Adityanath Yogi: 90 lakh jobs in MSMEs, 50 lakh in MGNREGA for migrant workers

Uttar Pradesh Cheif Minister Adityanath Yogi: 90 lakh jobs in MSMEs, 50 lakh in MGNREGA for migrant workers

Lucknow: Reverse migration of workers has posed a major challenge for their livelihood in the home states. Uttar Pradesh too stares at a ...Read More

Government unlikely to continue MGNREGA, hints Narendra Singh Tomar

Government unlikely to continue MGNREGA, hints Narendra Singh Tomar

Replying to a discussion on demand for grants for the ministries of agriculture and rural development for 2019-20.

Budget 2019: Big farm push expected in Modi 2.0 maiden budget

Budget 2019: Big farm push expected in Modi 2.0 maiden budget

Giving incentives to agriculture exports, launching of national vegetable oil mission, improving flagship crop insurance scheme, massive ...Read More

PM Narendra Modi weakened all pro-poor schemes: Rahul Gandhi

PM Narendra Modi weakened all pro-poor schemes: Rahul Gandhi

Bundi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of opposing and weakening all schemes that helped ...Read More

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