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Half full, half empty: 10 years of NREGA

Half full, half empty: 10 years of NREGA

At its peak five years ago, it was a lifeline for 5.5 crore, or one in every three rural homes The fruits of a people’s movement and the world’s largest anti-poverty public works, the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (NREGA) last year provided employment to 22 per cent of all rural homes. At its peak five years ago, it was a lifeline for 5.5 crore, or one in every three rural homes. But it has yet to expand to its full potential. Up to 70 per cent of interested poor ..., 9 hours ago

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Why not forming government if alliance intact, Omar asks Mehbooba

Making it clear that his party is not ready to support the Bharatiya Janata Party in case the People’s Democratic Party-BJP alliance snaps, National Conference leader Omar Abdullah said on Sunday that PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti must break her silence as she cannot keep the entire state guessing on government formation. "Mehbooba Mufti has been quiet for long and she can no longer remain silent. She must clarify her stand on two-three issues and clear the air as to what are those confidence ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago Mehbooba toughens stand, says no government if Centre doesn't support  Rediff.com4 days ago

Governor gives 1 day to PDP, BJP to decide on government formation

Seeking to put an end to uncertainty, Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra has asked People’s Democratic Party president Mehbooba Mufti and state Bharatiya Janata Party chief Sat Pal Sharma to clarify their stand on the government formation on Tuesday. Vohra has called Mehbooba and Sharma for separate meetings on Tuesday to discuss the issue of government formation in the state which is under governor’s rule since January 8, a day after then chief minister Mufti Sayeed passed away.
 Rediff.com1 week ago BJP blames PDP's 'adamancy' for delay in government formation  Rediff.com1 week ago
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Priyanka Chopra spills beans about her current boyfriend and wedding plans

New Delhi: Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra is over the moon these days. The diva recently won the People’s Choice Award for Best Actress for ‘Quantico’, becoming the first South-Asian actress to win the award.And now Priyanka is conferred ...
 IndiaTV News1 week ago Priyanka Chopra wins People‚Äôs Choice Awards for Quantico  IndiaTV News1 month ago Before Priyanka Chopra, this Indian model presented Oscars in 1980  IndiaTV News6 days ago Here's why Priyanka Chopra feels 'nervous'  Jagran Post1 month ago

Manipur encounter: Cop admits to killing 'unarmed' PLA terrorist

Six years after the killing of a suspected member of the insurgent group People’s Liberation Army, a Manipur Police personnel has confessed that he had killed Sanjit Meitei in a fake encounter. In a startling admission, Thounaojam Herojit Singh, a gallantry award recipient, said that he shot an unarmed 22-year-old Chungkham Sanjit Meitei back in 2009. Singh is now suspended from the force. According to Singh, he pumped bullets into the former PLA militant acting on orders from his ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

'I'm glad if people are comparing me to Sunny Leone'

'There is nothing bigger than Bigg Boss. I was lucky and blessed that I stayed inside the Bigg Boss house for three months. The love that I got from people was so humbling that I started crying. That's the first thing that I did when I came out.' Iranian-model-turned actress Mandana Karimi is now a household name, reality show Bigg Boss 9. The leggy beauty was touted as one of the strongest contenders since the very beginning of the show. Though she hardly made friends ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago 'I will bring a lot of masti to Bigg Boss'  Rediff.com2 months ago 'Ranbir and Deepika love and respect each other as actors'  Rediff.com2 months ago 'My family would have slapped me if I spat into somebody's water'  Rediff.com2 months ago

Disabled community urges Modi not to call them 'divyaang'

Several disabled people’s organisations on Friday strongly objected to the use of the term 'divyang' to address the community and urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to not use it to replace 'viklaang'. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had during his radio address Mann Ki Baat on December 27 last year said that physically-challenged people have a 'divine ability' and the term 'divyang' should be used in place of 'viklang' for them. 'Even while not questioning the motive behind coining this ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

BJP readies for grand alliance of its own in Assam

Forges ties with Bodo People's Front; to continue talks with AGP, reports Archis Mohan.   The Bharatiya Janata Party is busy shaping a grand alliance of its own in Assam, but hopes to meet more success in its efforts in the days to come. Late on Sunday night, the BJP sealed electoral alliance for the upcoming state polls with the Bodoland People’s Front. BJP sources say they are unsure if the party will succeed in its efforts to stitch an alliance with the Asom Gana Parishad. Ram ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

4 things that could change India in 2016

More people will be literate, on the Internet, linked to the national identification scheme and likely to receive electricity, especially from alternative-energy sources. The new year has many things to unveil for the world’s fastest growing economy. We picked four: Lives are likely to change for many Indians thanks to the Net and Aadhaar. Photograph: Muhammad Hamad/Reuters. Aadhaar to reach a billion people, bring banking to villages, cutting-edge tech to cities The number of Indians ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Social media as a governance tool? Learn it from our ministers!

The Prime Minister has been regularly seeking people’s inputs through Recently, a passenger on a Delhi-Chandigarh Shatabdi train clicked the picture of a  waiter asking for a tip and tweeted it to Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu. The ministry responded within minutes to the tweet, asking for the passenger name, record number and other details. Action was taken against the food contractor in 24 hours, with a fine of Rs 20,000.In another example showing how some Union ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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