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PM launches employment scheme for migrant workers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched an employment scheme with an outlay of Rs 50,000 crore for migrant workers who returned to their home states during the coronavirus-induced......

'After migrants, COVID-19 crisis will hit middle class'

'Farmers will still survive because they will eat what they produce.''What will the rest of the people do? What will happen to them?' IMAGE: Migrants arrive from Jalandhar at the Faizabad railway......

Cash transferred in accounts of poor during lockdown: Govt

The Centre has transferred cash in the accounts of poor across the country under various welfare schemes during the lockdown utilising 14 per cent of the rural development ministry's total budget......

'It is unlikely most labourers have returned home'

'Make sure you provide enough support (income, nutrition, healthcare, and housing) to migrants stuck (and their households), so they are not compelled to seek work or migrate back.''Otherwise, the......

'This government is particularly ruthless'

'Today we see the worrisome phenomenon where honest officers who run afoul of the government being chased, hunted down and dirt being dug up on them.' IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Damodardas......

Covid-19 impact: Job scheme planned for urban poor, migrants

The plan could mature into either an umbrella programme for urban youths similar to the Garib Kalyan Rozgaar Abhiyaan or a modified urban-focused version of MGNREGS. Illustration: Dominic......

Govt's piece-meal approach not enough to help migrants

There was no announcement from the government on guaranteeing a minimum basic income, which is the need of the hour. The announcements on portability of ration cards and affordable rental housing......

These migrants are unwelcome guests in their own homes

As the world awaits the end of the global pandemic, rural Bengal might be witnessing a recession unfolding in bits and pieces. IMAGE: Hundreds of migrant laborers from West Bengal gathered at......

Sitharaman's Rs 1.7 lakh cr package focuses on poor, women

The government on Thursday announced a Rs 1.7 lakh crore stimulus that included free foodgrains and cooking gas to the poor for three months, and cash doles to women and poor senior citizens as it......

Budget: MGNREGA funds cut by 13%

Allocations in the Union Budget for various flagship schemes under the Department of Rural Development was marginally reduced to Rs 1.20 lakh crore for the year 2020-21 from Rs 1.22 lakh crore in......
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Job scheme planned for urban poor, migrants

The plan could mature into either an umbrella programme for urban youths similar to the Garib Kalyan Rozgaar Abhiyaan or a modified urban-focused... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/covid-19-impact-job-scheme-for-urban-poor-migrants/20200802.htm
PM launches employment scheme for migrant workers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched an employment scheme with an outlay of Rs 50,000 crore for migrant workers who returned to their... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/pm-launches-employment-scheme-for-migrant-workers/20200620.htm
Rise in younger people seeking NREGS work

More younger people are seeking jobs under the government’s flagship rural job guarantee scheme -- indicating the impact of the return of... ...

https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/rise-in-younger-people-seeking-nregs-work/story-jb9mqc9MrErQzORsvDQ1WJ.html
Assam Report

The report, prepared in the backdrop of the Covid-19 pandemic and the lockdown that have hurt economic activities and resulted in job losses, said... ...

https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/economy/policy/raise-welfare-spending-release-dues-to-stoke-economic-activity-assam-report/articleshow/76184956.cms
Welfare mainstay MGNREGS off to slow start this fiscal year

Less than 57% of the people who sought work under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) have received jobs under... ...

https://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/welfare-mainstay-nregs-off-to-slow-start-this-fiscal-yr/story-wKzHckEuxJ6cl2YwaJf4YO.html

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