Budget: Naveen voices concern over MGNREGS cut

Welcoming Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s thrust on millets, the chief minister said that the ‘Odisha Millet Mission’ is a pioneering initiative in the country.

published on : 2nd February 2023

Ranchi Diary: Ramgarh bypoll to define BJP-AJSU ties

Though the date for the Ramgarh by-election is declared, BJP and AJSU have not reached a consensus on seat-sharing.

published on : 28th January 2023

Gram Sabhas to identify works under MGNREGS

DWMA officials are conducting Sabhas in 537 gram panchayats

published on : 6th January 2023

Unwanted labour force most ‘wanted’ for bypoll

Satrughana Tandi has delayed his annual migration routine to work in a brick kiln in Telangana by a fortnight and so has his wife Sukanti.

published on : 29th November 2022

Centre to recover over Rs 150 cr dues from to TS over NREGS works

Ministry sources said that the Centre has exercised its right as is granted under Section 27 of the Act.

published on : 29th November 2022

Virudhunagar’s String of Wells rejuvenate villagers

According to sources, as many as 163 abandoned wells were identified for the project almost three months ago and works for around 100 wells have been completed.

published on : 21st November 2022

Rs 28k crore spent under NREGS from 2019 to ’22

Rs18,767.47 cr towards unskilled wages, Rs 8547.31 cre for skilled wages and material components under scheme

published on : 27th September 2022

NREGS inspections anger Telangana govt

Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao is learned to have decided to “expose” the Centre’s “double standards” towards Telangana which has been implementing MGNREGS successfully.

published on : 19th July 2022

MNREGS workers should clean government schools in Tiruppur, say teachers

As per official data, 3.05 lakh persons registered under MGNREGA scheme in 2021-22 from the Tiruppur district.

published on : 17th June 2022

Andhra Pradesh's Annamayya district aims to spend Rs 470 crore under MGNREGS

As per the scheme, each worker is provided work for 100 days with a minimum daily wage of Rs 257 and the district stands fifth in paying wages to workers in the State.

published on : 15th June 2022

More takers for horticulture under MGNREGS

Officials were asked to take the interested farmers for a field visit and explain the advantage of the schemes.

published on : 6th June 2022

Tiger spotted near Andhra Pradesh's Pushkara irrigation pump house again

Majority of the farmers rear livestock and they are afraid to graze their cows, goats and buffaloes in the open fields.

published on : 31st May 2022

PM’s economic advisory panel proposes urban job guarantee scheme

The clamour for an urban jobs scheme has been growing louder in recent times with increasing income inequality and job losses.

published on : 19th May 2022

Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin chairs first DISHA meet, asks officials to complete works on time

He stressed that officials functioning should be attuned to ensure the state emerged as numero uno in the country in implementing developmental projects.

published on : 18th May 2022

Perambalur village lost 25% of saplings planted under MGNREGS: Residents

Mentioning the saplings to also have perished due to cattle attack, Ayyavu said there is no use in planting them like this.

published on : 14th May 2022

Reduced mandays for Andhra Pradesh from Centre may hit rural employment 

Officials of the Panchayat Raj and Rural Development said that MGNREGS is a demand-driven programme and the Centre will increase the mandays as per demand.

published on : 6th April 2022

MGNREGS wages hiked in Uttarakhand

Nearly 50 per cent of the workforce under the rural job guarantee scheme in the hill state comprises of women.

published on : 3rd April 2022

Concerned over MGNREGS fund reduction: Congress president Sonia Gandhi

Gandhi also said that the states were told that their labour budget will not be approved unless they meet conditions related to social audit.

published on : 1st April 2022

Allot 26 crore man-days to AP under MGNREGS, YSRC MPs urge Centre

In a memorandum submitted to the minister, they said as against the 23.68 crore mandays allotted to AP in 2020-21, the State was able to reach nearly 24 crore mandays.

published on : 31st March 2022