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Heat hits MNREGS workers in North Coastal An...
Times of India

Demand for more workdays, better pay

Comment · print · T T T+· T- : Enhancing working days under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) from the present 100 to 200 days and minimum wages to Rs. 350 was among the many demands that came up at ... The Hindu, 1 week ago
MNREGA brings back displaced persons Assam Tribune, 2 weeks ago
MNREGA scheme unviable for Goa Times of India, 3 weeks ago

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Indian Express, 3 weeks ago

Acche din? Rural job scheme hits a new low

What is worse, the country stares at a possible drought At a time when rural India is in distress, the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme, which could have provided some relief, is itself facing its worst period ever. The number of people working under the scheme and the amount of work provided is dwindling, and the trend looks set to worsen. Business Standard analysed government data on work provided to the poor during January-March for three consecutive years. It also ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago It's not rural India alone; job scheme also in distress  Business Standard India3 weeks ago Its not rural India alone job scheme also in distress  Calcutta News.Net3 weeks ago New scheme to help MGNREGS beneficiaries  Deccan Herald1 month ago

Centre keen on scrapping job scheme, says CPI

The Centre is keen on scrapping the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee (MGNREGA) Act providing job guarantee for 100 days in rural parts of the country, said Nagendra Nath Ojha of the Communist Party of India here on Tuesday. The ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago

3,290 playgrounds come up under job guarantee scheme

Comment · print · T T T+· T- A total of 3,290 playgrounds and 1,030 tanks have been developed across the State under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act during the last one year. In a reply to the debate on ...
 The Hindu4 weeks ago

NREGA spending up 57% in Karnataka in FY14, says study

Even as the Central government is debating over the new direction for the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme, a recent study on NREGA spending in Karnataka has revealed some interesting insights especially in the assembly constituencies. ...
 Business Standard India2 months ago

Rural jobs scheme: Workers' stir in Tripura called off

Over 2,700 workers engaged in the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Sheme in Tripura, who were on strike since Monday, withdrew the stir on Saturday.The workers have been demanding annual wage hike at par with other government employees, ...
 Prokerala2 months ago

MNREGA gets over Rs.34,699 crore in union budget

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Saturday allocated Rs.34,699 crore for the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme, saying that the BJP government was committed to supporting employment through the rural job programme."Our government is ...
 Prokerala2 months ago Union Budget 2015: FM Arun Jaitley allocates over Rs 34,699 crore for MNREGA  IBN Live2 months ago

Centre sanctions Rs685 cr for MGNREGA

Panchayat and Rural Development Ministry has sanctioned Rs685 crore under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MNREGA) for Chhattisgarh. The amount is sanctioned as first installment for the fiscal 2015-16. The wages for ...
 New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago NREGA funds for Meghalaya  Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago MGNREGS: State seeks Rs 2,300cr from Centre  Times of India1 month ago State seeks more grants for NREG scheme  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago

Rural distress: will we see a replay of the early 2000s?

The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government has done a commendable job of getting the food inflation down, in spite of a sub-par monsoon last year. In the bargain, however, it might have deepened rural distress. If the rainfall is below normal ...
 MSN News US3 weeks ago

Jaitley raps UPA government on quality of fiscal management

Arun Jaitley raises allocation to rural jobs guarantee scheme by Rs 5,000 crore Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday accused the previous government of compromising with the quality of fiscal consolidation by postponing expenditure, saying the quality of the deficit was as important as its numerical figure. Replying  to a debate in the Rajya Sabha on the government’s appropriation Bill, he said allocation to the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural  Employment Scheme would be ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago Jaitley says Indian economy fastest-growing in the world  Deccan Herald2 months ago Arun Jaitley slams opposition over obstructive politics  Livemint.com2 months ago Jaitley avoids 'big bang' to present budget of promise, inclusion  Jagran Post2 months ago
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