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NREGA v minimum farm wages: How jobs Act is losing out to funds crunch

After the Finance Ministry rejected the recommendations of two recent government panels, MGNREGA workers in 10 states will get no raises in 2018-19. Minimum farm wages are now higher in many states.

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MGNREGA a huge public interest project, Centre tells Supreme Court

Advocate Prashant Bhushan, representing NGO Swaraj Abhiyan, told the bench that states have to “plead” with the Centre to get an increase in their budget to pay for employment given under the Act.

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J&K rural development minister offers to resign over graft charges

(I will not only quit the ministry but also resign from membership of the House. Let the MLA give some evidence in support of his allegations),” Abdul Haq Khan said.

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Government is prioritising savings over MGNREGA and rights of the poor.

Govt to meet ‘additional requirements’ for MGNREGA

Sources suggested that the Narendra Modi government was likely to funnel about Rs 10,000 crore into schemes under the MGNREGA.

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Fund crunch: 88% of NREGA budget over, 6 months left

Last financial year, of the additional Rs 15,000 crore that the MoRD sought in supplementary demands, the Finance Ministry cleared only Rs 9,000 crore.

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MGNREGA compensation delayed by Centre or states in around 50% cases: Study

Incidentally, on the completion of 10 years of MGNREGA last year, the Narendra Modi government, which had earlier appeared to be critical of the UPA’s flagship rural job scheme, hailed it saying the achievements of a decade were a “cause for national pride and celebrations”.

5.12 crore provided jobs under rural employment scheme: Narendra Singh Tomar

Those not having Aadhaar cards will not be barred from work under the MGNREGA scheme, but the unique identification number was being encouraged, said Tomar, adding that there had been an increase in the wages under MGNREGA over the years

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MGNREGA wages less than minimum farm wages in 15 states: Panel

As per data being examined by the committee, the minimum wages paid to agricultural workers are significantly higher than MGNREGA wages in Karnataka, Punjab, Jharkhand, Uttarakhand, West Bengal, Mizoram, and Andaman and the Nicobar Islands.

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Niti Aayog vindicates UPA’s claims on poverty alleviation

The Niti Aayog’s report, submitted before the United Nations, acknowledges that anti-poverty programmes like the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) helped weaker sections of the society.

Aadhaar now compulsory for tuberculosis patients: Here is the list of services requiring UID

Over the past one year, aadhaar has been made compulsory by the government for various schemes/programmes and institutions. While the legality of Aadhar Card is being argued in court of law, here are some services for which Aadhaar card is mandatory.

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West Bengal gets gold memento for implementation of MGNREGA

West Bengal has in total received five state-level awards and two for its districts for outstanding performance in several categories, state Panchayats & Rural Development Department Minister Subrata Banerjee on Tuesday said

No hike in MGNREGA wages in 10 states

MGNREGA irregularities: Haryana Lokayukta wants four IAS officers booked

Lokayukta Justice (retd) Nawal Kishore Agarwal pronounced the order on Friday over alleged irregularities to the tune of Rs 25 crore.

After the initial euphoria, Modi government has created widespread despondency

During elections, PM Modi had made huge claims about our “demographic dividend” and had promised 100 million jobs in manufacturing by 2022

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Supreme Court pulls up Centre over delay in payment under MGNREGA

The apex court said it was extremely unfortunate that the government had no provision for providing compensation to the workers, and it was regrettable that it cleared the pending wage bill for 2015-16 only during the pendency of the case.