Kochi, Oct 23 (PTI) Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee scheme had helped women improve their social and economic status, according to a study by a university here. The study by the Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies ... Press Trust of India, 42 minutes ago
Rural job scheme helps eradicate poverty in rural areas: study - Hindu Business Line, 1 hour ago
MNREG scheme benefitted rural women: Study - Times of India, 8 hours ago
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: Two boys, aged three and four, drowned in a pond being dug under the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme at a village near Vedaranyam in the district, police said. The pond was filled to the brim with rain water. Police said the boys were playing at ...Business Standard, 39 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: Fearing that the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act is being diluted, over two dozen prominent economists have shot off a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi cautioning him against the move which they argue will have a negative ...New Indian Express, 1 week ago Economists oppose move to tweak MGNREGS Deccan Herald, 1 week ago 28 economists send letter to Modi on concerns over NREGA Rediff.com, 1 week ago Economists petition Modi against dilution of MGNREGA Business Standard India, 1 week ago
A group of leading economists has said the future of India's biggest anti-poverty scheme, which has brought work to millions of impoverished villagers, is under threat and urged the government not to restrict or dilute the programme. Image: Labourers work on a dried lake to try and revive it under the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (NREGA) at Ibrahimpatnam, on the outskirts of Hyderabad. Photograph: Krishnendu Halder/Reuters In an open letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, 28 ...Rediff.com, 1 week ago Modi Urged Not To Take Away Jobs Of Rural Poor Businessworld India, 1 week ago Economists urge Modi not to squeeze NREGA for rural poor Yahoo! UK and Ireland, 1 week ago Economists urge Narendra Modi not to squeeze NREGA for rural poor Livemint.com, 1 week ago
NEW DELHI: Congress on Friday accused Modi government of weakening the rural job guarantee scheme because it was started by the UPA, saying the political vendetta would hurt the rural poor whom it provides a safety net. "The idea is to reduce the ...Times of India, 5 days ago Proposed changes to rural job scheme will hit 5 cr households, say activists Hindu Business Line, 2 weeks ago Government rolling back rural job scheme, say activists Siasat Daily, 2 weeks ago NDA tweaking MGNREGA to benefit contractors: Activists Deccan Herald, 2 weeks ago
Hundreds have protested reports about proposed dilution of NREGA. Muzaffarpur, Bihar: For over a fortnight, hundreds of people from a village in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district have been on a 'dharna'. They are protesting against reports about the ...NDTV, 13 minutes ago Job scheme dilute finger at Gadkari Calcutta Telegraph, 2 weeks ago
Amid row over moves to tweak MGNREGS to stop doling out easy money, the Centre is to provide smart phones at half price to Gram Panchayat officials monitoring the rural job scheme. GP officers overseeing implementation of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural ...Deccan Herald, 2 days ago
As leading economists have pointed out any tampering with the existing scheme will hurt its beneficiaries — most of them Dalits, tribals and women The incisive letter authored by leading economists to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him ...DNA India, 6 days ago SOS to PM: Don't Dilute Rural Jobs Scheme, Write 28 Leading Economists NDTV, 1 week ago SOS to PM: Don't Dilute NREGA, Write 28 Economists NDTV, 1 week ago Don't dilute UPA's MNREGA, it provides economic security: Economists to PM Indian Express, 1 week ago
After a group of 28 economists from India and abroad wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not diluting the provisions of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA), the government on Thursday said a review was needed ...Business Standard, 6 days ago
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 Times, 6 days ago
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