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Despite 2017-18 being touted as the year with the highest-ever allocation of funds under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee scheme, official data shows otherwise.
In an interview with TNIE, economist Jeanb Dreze says Centre is increasingly taking control of social programmes, but is it committed to them?
The restructuring of fund flow was done after the 14th Finance Commission enhanced states’ share of divisible pool of taxes from 32 per cent to 42 per cent.
Income inequality in the country is "likely to exacerbate" due to the "government's inability to create jobs", warns a report.
RSS-affiliated labour organisation urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to retract from the present reform process and stop laying excess thrust on jobless growth.
A whopping Rs 250 crore is the wages due and unpaid under the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act scheme in Telangana for the last two months.
The ruling CPI-M organisedsit-ins across Tripura to protest against what it said were "huge cuts" in fund allocation by the Centre for the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act.
Currently, authorities are executing only one kind of task under Centre’s scheme, which is leading to lapse of funds allotted to it
The Indian Space Research Organisation is collecting information regarding the status of various projects taken under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) popularly.
Panchayat Raj Minister N Lokesh has urged Union Minister for Panchayat Raj Narendra Singh Tomar to take steps for releasing Rs 1,351.81 crore that is due to the State.
Researchers claimed today that the compensation under MGNREGA was delayed either by the Centre or the state governments in almost half of the 92 lakh cases it studied.
Project‘Onathinu Orumuram Pachakari’ which aims at keeping this year’s Onam free of pesticide-ridden vegetables will be launched in Thiruvananthapuram on Wednesday.
Instead of addressing reasons for dropping groundwater levels, panchayat uses MNREGA workers to deepen the lake.
Odisha's differently-abled women have limited access to livelihood opportunities due to gender discrimination, lack of awareness and a disability friendly environment to work in.
The opposition, however, insisted that in states Aadhaar has been made mandatory and people not having it are denied job under MNREGA.