The MGNREGA promises 100 days of employment every year to each rural household. The Act mandates that at least a third of the workers under the scheme should Indian Express, 1 week ago
200 days of work under MGNREGA in drought-hit Odisha - DNA India, 2 weeks ago
Odisha to provide 50 more work days under MGNREGA - Times of India, 2 weeks ago
NEW DELHI: A key Parliamentary panel today suggested linking Centre's ambitious Swachchata Abhiyan programme to flagship rural job scheme MGNREGA. The Public Accounts Committee headed by KV Thomas made the suggestion at a meeting of the panel to ...Times of India, 1 week ago
Two factions of the ruling Trinamul Congress engaged in clashes following a tussle over work under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) in Manoharpur village under Parui police station this morning. A section of ...The Statesman, 3 weeks ago
Evaluation studies, the ministry said, have also pointed to a large number of incomplete works under MGNREGA. The Ministry of Rural Development has issued a directive to all states to take steps to improve the implementation and outreach of the ...Indian Express, 1 month ago
The decision effectively means that there will be no advance release of funds any longer. The government on Wednesday approved the release of wages directly to the accounts of the workers engaged under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment ...Indian Express, 2 months ago Cabinet approves direct release of wages to MGNREGA workers Financial Express, 2 months ago Union Cabinet approves direct release of wages to MGNREGA workers Jagran Post, 2 months ago
Fourteen million people escaped falling into poverty under the world's largest anti-poverty programme, the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA). In 10 years of its existence, the scheme reduced poverty by 32 per cent.Hindu Business Line, 1 month ago
Parliamentary panel today questioned the "silence" of the government over resolving the issue of "fake" job cards in MGNREGA and pitched for conducting random inspection and getting them audited under the Comptroller and Auditor General of India.India TV, 1 month ago
NEW DELHI: A study by an autonomous research institute under the Ministry of Finance has claimed that "50 per cent" of the MGNREGA beneficiaries "pay bribes" for payment of their wages. In a written reply in Rajya Sabha today, Minister of State ...Economic Times, 2 months ago
NEW DELHI: Beauty parlour work, hairdressing and garment making have emerged as some of the most sought-after skills among beneficiaries of the rural jobs programme under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA). ...Economic Times, 2 months ago
The Supreme Court's decision to restrict the use of Aadhaar is a huge blow to India's economic growth!
The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to modify its order on the use of Aadhaar cards , following a plea by the central government. This decision will bring several social initiatives of the government to a screeching halt. The apex court did not ...Business Insider India, 2 days ago Govt connects Aadhaar to rights of poor Financial Express, 1 week ago Govt links Aadhaar to rights of poor; galaxy of top lawyers to represent it in case Financial Express, 1 week ago Aadhaar is optional, says Supreme Court Hindustan Times, 1 month ago
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