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Sharpest-ever fund cut for rural job scheme
Business Standard India

Aadhaar-based relief in job scheme tough

The government's move to switch to Aadhaar Enabled Payment System (AEPS) to disburse Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) wages seems an uphill task. Several states have been very slow in linking the unique identification ... Deccan Herald, 1 week ago
Council Wants MGNREGS in All Rural Blocks New Indian Express, 1 week ago

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Left front plans nationwide protests against anti-people policies

New Delhi: CPI(M) will take to the streets to protest the "dilution" of the rural employment guarantee scheme later this month as a precursor to nationwide agitation by all Left parties in December against the Narendra Modi government's ...
 Firstpost.com1 week ago Left plans series of protests against govt policies  Business Standard India1 week ago Left parties plans series of protests against govt policies  Economic Times1 week ago

2 children drown in pond being dug under NREGS

: 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 Standard1 month ago
Business Standard India

Govt unlikely to cut scope of rural job scheme

The current nationwide coverage of all 600 districts might continue BS Reporter | New Delhi November 12, 2014 Last Updated at 00:21 IST In a major shift of stand, newly appointed Union minister for rural development, drinking water and sanitation, ...
 Business Standard India1 week ago HC issues notice to authorities  Business Standard India1 week ago MGNREGA to be strengthened to empower rural poor : Birender Singh  NetIndia123.com1 week ago Rural job scheme has benefited poor: Birender Singh  Prokerala1 week ago

Prominent Economists Voice Concern over Future of NREGA in Letter to Modi

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 Express1 month ago Economists petition Modi against MGNREGA dilution  ZeeNews.com1 week ago Back from the edge  The Telegraph1 week ago Recommendations to ensure rapid growth of MSMEs  Meri News1 month ago

Proposed changes to rural job scheme will hit 5 cr households, say activists

The Government is planning to roll back the rural job guarantee scheme, which will end up affecting at least five crore rural households, social activists said here on Wednesday. Addressing a press conference here, activist Aruna Roy said that the ...
 Hindu Business Line1 month ago Rs 40k cr under MNREGA for all districts, clarifies govt  Economic Times1 week ago Bye bye to centrally-administered schemes? States may get control over funds  Economic Times5 days ago Government rolling back rural job scheme, say activists  Siasat Daily1 month ago

Rural job scheme thrust on 2500 blocks

New Delhi, Nov. 6: The Centre has kicked off its planned push for focused implementation of the rural job guarantee scheme in the 2,500 most backward blocks but allayed fears that the programme would be curtailed in the remaining 4,000 blocks. Rural ...
 Calcutta Telegraph2 weeks ago Govt Tweaks Rural Job Scheme  The Freepress Journal2 weeks ago App to monitor rural job scheme  Deccan Herald1 month ago NREGA becoming victim of political vendetta: Congress  Times of India1 month ago

Economists urge Modi not to withdraw rural employment scheme

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.com1 month ago Modi Urged Not To Take Away Jobs Of Rural Poor  Businessworld India1 month ago Economists urge Modi not to squeeze NREGA for rural poor  Yahoo! UK and Ireland1 month ago Economists urge Narendra Modi not to squeeze NREGA for rural poor  Livemint.com1 month ago
Business Standard India

Abheek Barua: The right questions

A response to the 28 economists defending the employment guarantee scheme Abheek Barua October 29, 2014 Last Updated at 21:50 IST Twenty-eight leading and not so leading Indian economists wrote a letter to the prime minister a couple of fortnights ...
 Business Standard India3 weeks ago

India's social security system under threat

Is the Narendra Modi dispensation in India planning to give a quiet burial to the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA), world's largest livelihood security program? Signals emanating from the government clearly suggest ...
 Arab News1 week ago
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