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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......

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......

Maoists kill MGNREGA activist in Latehar

An activist working for the implementation of the National Rural Employment Guarantee scheme was killed after being mercilessly beaten by a group of 12 Maoists at Jerua village in Latehar district......

'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......

NREGA spiked rural wages only 10%, rest is from MSPs: Rajan

Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan has dismissed the notion that the rural employment guarantee programme is behind the massive spurt in wages in rural areas. "On the NREGA (National Rural......

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......

After employment schemes, it's time for rural housing

India is a land of diverse economic and social structure. The country has witnessed unprecedented growth in the last decade but rural development remains to be one of the biggest challenges.Despite......

'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......

  People speak for rural employment guarantee scheme

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lalit mahata
Q. MGNREGS STANDS FOR WHAT ?
Lalit Mahata:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/mgnregs-stands-for-what-/25704161/answers/

lalit mahata
Q. Though suicides by financially distressed farmers continue to make news from Vidarbha there is another equally tragic, and persistent, story that refuses to go away. It is about deaths of children due to malnutrition in the tribal hill tracts of Melghat. The number of malnourished children in Melghat is startling. Comments plz.
Lalit Mahata:  A. The zilla parishad health administration has identified 6,000 chidren as suffering from severe malnutrition in Melghat alone and 11,000 others were...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/though-suicides-by-financially-distressed-farmers-continue-t/25704161/answers/19134618

joey
Q. MP's Salary Hike 300% whereas in some Rajasthan villages people working as labourers under NREGA (National Rural Employment Guarantee scheme) are being exploited by their contractors by paying Re. 1(One rupee only) for their 8 hrs. work....! Can we so called "Learned common people" do really something to their cause...? If so, What and How we can we make open blind eyes of the state administration...?
Joey:  A. we can open the eyes of administration, if it is really closed, but if these states act as if they are closed, we cannot open, sir more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/mps-salary-hike-300-whereas-in-some-rajasthan-villages-peopl/19134580/answers/17788483

Rudrappa
Q. Will the present budget lay foundation for higher growth? Your views?
Rudrappa:  A. "Short term pains for long term growth". That moreorless summarises the Finance Minister's budgetary exercise for fiscal 2010-2011....... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/will-the-present-budget-lay-foundation-for-higher-growth-you/17788469/answers/16663482

Good Citizen
Q. Can edible fruit bearing trees in barren land and along side road make a difference to common man ? Can Govt. think it may safely avoid hunger death and malnutrition by this simple method ?
Good Citizen:  A. You are dreaming of the "lost world" :) hope it will happen one day !!It will be better if Govt is keeping some stalls along road side...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/can-edible-fruit-bearing-trees-in-barren-land-and-along-side/16656750/answers/7659278

  Web results for Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme
States of progress

In the summer of 2011, the anti-corruption campaigns cruelly exposed Manmohan Singh's deficiencies as prime minister. It was known (or at any rate... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1140920/jsp/opinion/story_18844990.jsp
Direct benefit transfer plan set for expansion

To check rising public expenditure, the government's two biggest money-spender schemes — subsidised ration for poor and job guarantee in rural... ...

http://hindustantimes.com.feedsportal.com/c/33818/f/608451/s/3ea44a22/sc/7/l/0L0Shindustantimes0N0Cindia0Enews0Cdirect0Ebenefit0Etransfer0Eplan0Eset0Efor0Eexpansion0Carticle10E12662880Baspx/story01.htm
WFTU Calls for International Day of Action against Unemployment on Oct 3

THE World Federation of Trade Unions (WFTU), the only class-oriented international trade union, has called upon the working people to observe its... ...

http://peoplesdemocracy.in/2014/0921_pd/wftu-calls-international-day-action-against-unemployment-oct-3
Govt for 80% linkage soon in five schemes

After reposing faith in the Aadhaar project at its cabinet meeting last week, the Narendra Modi government wants Direct Benefits Transfer (DBT) to... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/economy-policy/aadhaar-subsidy-push-govt-for-80-linkage-soon-in-five-schemes-114091900890_1.html
KG Basin, MNREGA among issues to be examined by PAC

Pending reports on KG Basin, UPA's flagship rural employment scheme MNREGA and indigenous construction of warships are among the 41 subjects... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/kg-basin-mnrega-among-issues-to-be-examined-by-pac-114091900664_1.html

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