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HC orders CBI probe into MNREGA bungling in UP

Taking serious note of the rampant corruption in the implementation of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act in Uttar Pradesh, the Lucknow bench of Allahabad high court on......

Aam Aadmi Party hurries to put systems in place

As it takes the national ground, the party is examining what blend of tools and technology would work in both rural and urban parts, says Somesh Jha Gearing up for a fight on the national stage,......

Is the Congress wooing AIADMK for 2014 polls?

Union Minister for Rural Development Jairam Ramesh on Thursday sanctioned Rs 1,846 crore to Tamil Nadu under the National Rural Employment Guarantee scheme and appreciated the efforts by the Tamil......

'Being Indian is being democratic, loving cinema and cricket'

'If diversity is our strength, it is also our shortcoming, because we live in two separate nations -- urban and rural India.' 'There should be some semblance between these two Indias, feels actor......

MNREGA gave jobs merely to nine per cent of households: CAG

Less than nine per cent of Chhattisgarh households got jobs for 100 days under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act during 2007-08 to 2011-12, a Comptroller and Auditor......

Can NGOs make govt's employment scheme a success?

Will handing over the management of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) to non-governmental organisations (NGOs) ensure the scheme works? The rural development......

'Strict action needed to stop corruption in NREGA'

Corrupt officials are killing rural employment programme, Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act, by overbilling and underpayment, says Sandip Sukhtankar, Assistant Professor,......

Job scheme to provide food, too

It is back to the 1970s as far as the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme is concerned. The job guarantee scheme is set to provide food grain as part of wages. The rural development......

'Nrega has not led to labour shortage'

Union minister for rural development Jairam Ramesh on Monday refuted the charge that National Rural Employment Guarantee Act had caused labour shortage in sectors like agriculture and......

Why UPA is in trouble over rural jobs scheme

The UPA2 government finds itself in a jam with its flagship Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) being widely misused even as the National Human Rights Commission......

  People speak for national rural

  • QNA
Aarnika Tiwaari
Q. Do you think that opinions polls results for 2014 Parliamentary elections will be anyway near real results of elections?In the previous years, Congress and BJP were the only players at the national level, communists and others being almost side-lined. But this year, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has entered the fray for which, the opinion poll takers have insignificant knowledge of actual strength. While AAP may have got huge media coverage, experienced analysts know that it does not result into actual votes, especially in rural regions. But who measured reach of social media on mobile phones?
Aarnika Tiwaari:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-think-that-opinions-polls-results-for-2014-parliament/27342386/answers/

ankit chauhan
Q. AAP is heading towards another great show in national polls as it did in the delhi. it was prejudiced that AAP would destruct BJP more, but the recent membership drive details of AAP have again proved that AAP has a well presence in rual backgrounds infact majority of people joining AAP are from rural areas ?
Ankit Chauhan:  A. Media is sometimes biased. If last elections opinion polls or exit polls are taken. The entire calculations went wrongSo I attach no particular value to that more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/aap-is-heading-towards-another-great-show-in-national-polls-/27040390/answers/27342390

Flying Saucer
Q. what is the meaning of the word NABARD?
Flying Saucer:  A. Let him show and let us wait for his nomination for Oscar. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-meaning-of-the-word-nabard/26123144/answers/27040395

  Web results for National Rural
Met anticipates weak monsoon this year

The monsoon rains in India, which provide more than 70 per cent of the annual rainfall, will most likely be below normal on the back of a possible... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/economy/met-anticipates-weak-monsoon-year-941
10 candidates to look out for in the sixth phase of Lok Sabha Elections

1. Sushma Swaraj: Considered to be the most powerful woman leader in BJP, Sushma Swaraj is the sitting MP from Vidisha MP. The constituency of... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-10-candidates-to-look-out-for-in-the-sixth-phase-of-lok-sabha-elections-1981435
Social auditing of toilets built under MNREGA

The State government has decided to conduct social audit of toilets constructed under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/karnataka/social-auditing-of-toilets-built-under-mnrega/article5938260.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Polling in Anantnag LS constituency tomorrow

Over 12 lakh voters are expected to exercise their franchise tomorrow in this south Kashmir Lok Sabha constituency. Although 12 candidates are in... ...

http://post.jagran.com/polling-in-anantnag-ls-constituency-tomorrow-1398236295
‘Indians see rape as major problem’

A year after the gangrape and murder of a 23-year-old student in New Delhi made headlines, majority of Indians see the problem of rape as a “very... ...

http://www.asianage.com/india/indians-see-rape-major-problem-488

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