Parliament committee slams Budget cuts for MGNREGS
“The Act governing the MGNREGS provides ‘Right to Work’ to such deprived sections of the rural populace who are willing to work,” said the report.
No rollback of Aadhaar-based MGNREGA wages, says Centre
The govt had made it mandatory that all payments to the Mahatma Gandhi NREGA beneficiaries would be made through the Aadhaar-based Payment System (ABPS) from February 1.
Appointments for ration shop salesmen will be done soon, says Minister I Periyasamy
He further stated that in order to fill up the salesmen vacancies in ration shops under Public Distribution Systems, will be completed soon.
7 women in Kerala dig well to help friend get potable water
The women, all MGNREGA workers and residents of the same village, became friends while working together.
Petitions from people not mere papers, they represent a dream, a future: CM Stalin
“The latest schemes introduced by the state government have all been towards ensuring social justice,
Jharkhand CM's Principal Secretary Rajiv Arun Ekka shunted after BJP charges
The Jharkhand Personnel, Administrative Reforms and Official Language Department issued a notification in this regard late in the evening on Sunday.
ED seizes Rs 3cr in raid linked to IAS Pooja Singhal
The JSMDC became the nodal agency for the supply of coal to such small and medium enterprises.
Belagavi GP member: 30% cut demanded for MGNREGA funds
She further alleged that a ‘commission’ to the tune of 30 per cent is being demanded after the release of funds under MGNREGA.
NREGA workers on an indefinite stir in Delhi demanding withdrawal of photo-attendance App
The NREGA Sangharsh Morcha, a national collective of workers' unions and organisations working on MGNREGA, has demanded the immediate withdrawal of the App.
NREGA becoming victim of govt’s repressive policies, says Rahul
Terming the Aadhaar-based payments an attack on the income of the poor, the Wayanad MP said the UPA government had a vision for Aadhaar card to provide convenience, identity and economic security.
Aadhaar-based payment for rural jobs, big cut in funds trigger uproar
I have been out of work for two months because of the mandatory digital attendance. I am yet to get earlier dues,” she told this newspaper.
Reducing allocation for MGNREGA will affect the poor, says Congress MP Manickam Tagore
Addressing newspersons, Tagore said the scheme had brought changes in the lives of the poor and even earned the praise of the UN.
Supreme Court grants interim bail to suspended Jharkhand IAS officer in money laundering case
The order was passed by a bench headed by Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul while hearing Singhal's appeal against the Jharkhand High Court order dismissing her bail plea.
Odisha: Barkote Sarpanch Sangh seek transfer of engineer citing lack of cooperation
According to the agitators, AEE Rani Panda was not cooperating with them in matters of development of their areas.
22 per cent cut in MGNREGA allocation, may hit jobs
In the past five years, 21% of the budget for the scheme is used for paying the pending dues of the previous years. “There is already a pending liability of Rs 16,000 crore.
The forced capex gamble in Budget 2023
The more important question is, where is the money for such large government expenditure coming from?
Ganjam tops country in MGNREGA
It achieved 58 per cent women participation under the scheme, said Vasan.
Jharkhand illegal mining probe: Another IAS officer under ED scanner
According to ED, Pankaj Mishra, arrested by the ED in a money laundering case, enjoys “political clout” as he is the political representative of Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren and “controls” illegal mining
NREGA digital attendance driving women out
With no means to buy a smart phone & limited access to internet, women workforce are dropping out from scheme
BJP runs country like its zamindari, says Mamata
Referring to the central teams visit to Bengal to oversee implementation of various schemes, Mamata alleged they were being sent to ‘harass’ the state government.
Tiger kills 65-year-old woman in Odisha wildlife sanctuary, half-eaten body found
'It's a 40 per cent commission government': Rahul Gandhi slams BJP rule in Karnataka
Income Tax sleuths raid offices, home of businessman Faris Aboobacker over alleged tax evasion
Tamil Nadu Budget: Rs 1,000 aid for women family heads will be launched in Sept 2023, says govt
Maharashtra govt staff to get monetary benefits equivalent to OPS, call off strike
Air India urination case: Victim moves SC seeking zero-tolerance policy for unruly fliers