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KPKKS opposes attempts to dilute NREGA

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Agricultural workers leader Nityananda Swamy addressing a press conference at Reporters Guild in Raichur on Thursday. Photo: Santosh Sagar. Karnataka Prantha Krishi Koolikarara Sangha (KPKKS), ... The Hindu, 5 hours ago

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More than 70% NREGA wages unpaid this fiscal

At a time when the NDA government's moves to prune spending on the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act and to limit its scope has brought the focus back on the gaps in the scheme's implementation, data with the Ministry of Rural ...
 Indian Express20 hours ago Why Jharkhand Has Not Paid NREGA Wages in Months  NDTV2 months ago

H K Patil Attacks Centre Over NREGA Fund Cut

BENGALURU: Rural Development Minister H K Patil on Friday accused the Centre of cutting funds for programmes implemented under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA), especially in Congress-ruled states. Patil told ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago NREGA Fund Cut: Joshi Slams Cong  New Indian Express2 weeks ago NREGA to get a boost with new fund pattern  Asian Age1 month ago

Smt Shobha Oza's statement on Mahatma Gandhi NREGA scheme

12:00 AM Congress Spokesperson, Smt. ShobhaOza today slammed the government for systematically diluting NREGA and adversely affecting the lives of crores dependent on the scheme for their livelihood. Charging the government with deliberately ...
 All India Congress Committee2 weeks ago No dilution of NREGA, revisit to enhance assets: Government  Economic Times1 month ago No Dilution in NREGA, But Needs Revisit: Govt  Outlook1 month ago No plan to dilute NREGA, says government  Asian Age2 months ago

Barring five states, all other received less NREGA funds from Centre

Recently the Indian Express reported that the average daily wage rate for rural India grew by 3.8 per cent in November 2014, the lowest growth rate since 2005. This decline in rural wage growth happened at a time when the government has cut back on allocation for the rural employment guarantee scheme. While the government has denied that this was the case, data analysis by shows that barring five states -- West Bengal, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Orissa and Chhattisgarh ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

An uncertain Hobbesian life

NO SAY: Schemes like NREGA focus on creating jobs and roads, while resisting localised decision-making. Picture shows farmers involved in NREGA work in Srikakulum, Andhra Pradesh. TOPICS India's small farmers have been struggling for centuries ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago
Money Control

NREGA: Case for moving inv to projects that deliver growth

The key to proving that NREGA may be doing less for the worker than growth lies in comparing relative GDP growth rates during the four-year period from 2010-11 to 2013-14, NREGA spends, and wage growth trends.
 Money Control2 weeks ago
Indian Express

Internal NREGA note blames Nitin Gadkari, then does a rewrite

The Ministry of Rural Development seems undecided on whether to blame former Minister Nitin Gadkari or the media for some of the problems with the implementation of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA). An internal ...
 Indian Express2 weeks ago

NREGA didn't deliver where it mattered most: rural wage incomes

If any proof were required that it is growth that creates jobs and higher incomes, and not doles or artificially-created work, the latest data generated by the Labour Bureau should dispel it. A report in The Indian Express today (7 January) says ...
 Firstpost.com3 weeks ago

25,000 NREGA workers in RR yet to get wages

Comment · print · T T T+· T- : A well-known private bank and state government officials are literally slugging it out on every front after a dispute arose regarding payment of workers under the NREGA scheme. The officials of the Rural ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago
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