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Government determined to review MNREGA

Government insists on NREGA tweaking to stop misuse

Asserting the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme was “much exploited” for partisan purposes by UPA, the Centre said Thursday it intended to go ahead with its reforms, disregarding widespread protests. This is a day after top ... Asian Age, 4 days ago
Jagran Post

CPI feels MNREGA is being diluted; warns government

"There are all indications that the government is considering curtailing the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Scheme. Any such move should be questioned," CPI National Secretary D Raja said. "On one hand, the Modi government talks of 'sabka vikas' ...
 Jagran Post1 week ago CPI Wanrs Govt Over 'Indications of Dilution' of MNREGA  Outlook India1 week ago

Centre mulls job link to clean toilet

New Delhi, Sept. 10: The Centre is planning to link cleaning of public toilets to the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) and implement it in Bihar first, giving a big push to Prime Narendra Modi's ambitious Clean India ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago About 31 lakh employees to take cleanliness pledge tomorrow  Times of India2 weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle

Continue with NREGA, economists urge Modi

Several leading economists have appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to continue with the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act amid apprehensions that the government
 The Hindu1 week ago PM urged not to alter MNREGA  Deccan Chronicle6 days ago MNREGA provisions should not be diluted, economists tell PM Narendra Modi  DNA India6 days ago #dnaEdit: Don't dilute MNREGA  DNA India4 days ago

NREGA scheme is not broken so govt need not fix it

If the news reports doing the rounds are to be believed, the NDA is planning to further dilute the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA), the country's single-largest flagship programme that has a budget of Rs. 34,000 ...
 Hindustan Times4 days ago

Is Gandhian ideal realised?

The nation today observes Mahatma Gandhi's 150 birth anniversary with the launch of "Mission Swacch Bharat" in the hope of realising his dream of a clean India. However, while all Ministries will kick start the cleanliness drive, one Ministry will ...
 Kashmir Times2 weeks ago Right to Education Gandhian ideal realised ?  Daily Excelsior.com2 weeks ago
Deccan chronicle

Govt aims Cong gun at NREGA

New Delhi, Oct. 16: The Union rural development ministry today highlighted the findings of select studies to defend its plan to modify the rural job guarantee scheme and answer critics who have accused it of trying to dilute the programme. A ...
 Calcutta Telegraph4 days ago A rural safety net is essential in India  Asian Age5 days ago MNREGA may be restricted only to tribal, backward districts  Livemint.com1 month ago Rural Min to spend Rs 3.45L cr to build 30 million houses by 2022  Economic Times1 month ago

NDA tweaking MGNREGA to benefit contractors: Activists

The BJP-led government's attempts to make changes in the UPA's flagship rural job scheme has triggered a controversy, with activists stating that the move would open the door for contractors and cut benefits to unskilled workers. The activists protesting ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago Proposed changes to rural job scheme will hit 5 cr households, say activists  Hindu Business Line1 week ago Government rolling back rural job scheme, say activists  Siasat Daily1 week ago CM seeks more rural job funds  The Telegraph3 weeks ago
Jagran Post

Only select textile sectors to be linked with rural job scheme

The Prime Minister's Office has rejected the Textile Ministry's request for linking the entire textile sector to the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGA). The scheme, however, could be linked to specific sectors ...
 Hindu Business Line4 weeks ago New textile policy to be announced soon: Santosh Kumar Gangawar  Siasat Daily1 month ago Textile policy to be announced soon: Gangawar  Hindu Business Line1 month ago

'Rs 5.43 crore graft detected in MGNREGS'

Irregularities to the tune of whopping Rs 5.43 crore have been detected in the implementation of projects under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) in Gowra village of Afzalpur taluk of Gulbarga district. Rural Development and ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
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