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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......

Govt proposal to stop migration from drought-hit Bihar areas

Drought hit Bihar plans to increase the number of days of work from 100 to 150 under the rural job scheme to check migration of the poorest of poor in search of livelihood by providing employment......

Bihar govt sacks 110 MNREGS officials for corruption

The Bihar government has sacked 110 officials of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme from service for corruption.Bihar Rural Development Minister Nitish Mishra on Thursday......

Bihar MNERGA shame: Corrupt babus eat up Rs 6,000 cr

Nearly 73 per cent of the funds allotted for the implementation of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act in 38 districts of Bihar, between 2006 and 2012, have been embezzled by......

'There is a lot of scope for NREGA works'

Many regard the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act, the flagship welfare programme as the best scheme of the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance government. The act aims at enhancing the......

Sharpest-ever fund cut for rural job scheme

Between April and September 2014, the central govt released Rs 13,618 cr to states, against Rs 24,676 cr in the same period last year. The Union government has severely cut the funds for Mahatma......

Driving demand down for rural job scheme

The Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme faces a pincer attack under the National Democratic Alliance government, with parallel moves promising to shrink and mutate the nature......

Rising prices? Here's how to tame them

Deregulation of diesel prices, power sector reforms, linking the rural job guarantee scheme’s wages to productive projects and tight fiscal consolidation are the priority measures that should......

In India, it's a rural 'WAGELESS' job scheme

If a worker has put in 15 days work, he gets paid for 10 days and he keeps waiting for the balance. But on paper, he worked only for 10 days and hence, there is no balance on official records,......

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......

  People speak for national rural job guarantee scheme

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Q. What is the full form of N R E G A ?
:  A. The National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (NREGA) is an Indian job guarantee scheme, enacted by legislation on August 25, 2005. The NREGA...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-full-form-of-n-r-e-g-a-//answers/15430212

rakesh
Q. Why the Indian Govt. is not providing unemployment allowance to the unemployed ones as done in other developed nations.
Rakesh:  A. Even in our country such a concept exists - for instance we have NREG (National rural employement guarantee) scheme. But this scheme is applicable...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-the-indian-govt.-is-not-providing-unemployment-allowance/15430202/answers/9137962

  Web results for National Rural Job Guarantee Scheme
Farmers raise issue of farm workers shortage at grievances meeting

Comment · print · T T T+· T- A farmer displaying the cauliflower, which he had raised in his field, during the agriculture grievances... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/farmers-raise-issue-of-farm-workers-shortage-at-grievances-meeting/article6817528.ece
Govt to provide tablets to Gram Panchayats under MGNREGA

NEW DELHI: The Narendra Modi government is all set to give a digital boost to the flagship rural jobs programme by providing tablets to 2.65 lakh... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/tech/tech-news/Govt-to-provide-tablets-to-Gram-Panchayats-under-MGNREGA/articleshow/45987435.cms
Is NDA ignoring NREGA?

The wages of people living in rural India are no longer rising at the same rate as they were under the United Progressive Alliance government. The... ...

http://www.bangaloremirror.com/columns/views/Infact-Is-NDA-ignoring-NREGA/articleshow/45982775.cms
India's demand problem

Stock markets hit new highs on Tuesday and Wednesday, in part because of projections that India's gross domestic product growth rate might next... ...

http://smartinvestor.business-standard.com/market/Features-289883-Featuresdet-Rahul_Jacob_Indias_demand_problem.htm
PM Modi's Jan Dhan Yojna makes it to Guinness World Records

NEW DELHI: India has become fully banked, a feat commended by the Guinness Book of World Records for being accomplished in the short span — about... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/economy/finance/jan-dhan-yojna-makes-it-to-guinness-world-records-11-5-cr-jan-dhan-accounts-opened/articleshow/45955376.cms

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