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Rahul Gandhi meets Kerala tribal woman who cracked civil service exams

April 17, 2019 5:59 pm

Hailing from a poor background in Wayanad, Sreedhanya had bagged the 410th rank in the Civil Services Examination, 2018. "She is self-confident and a woman who confronted adversities," Gandhi said.

Kisan Sammelan ends with call for ‘swaraj’

November 05, 2018 4:02 am

A resolution stressed that the government should implement all existing laws for the protection of farm community including the Land Acquisition Act (2013), the land reform laws, Forest Rights Act, MGNREGS and the Environmental Protection Act.

DBT mission plans widening scope to all subsidy schemes

April 04, 2016 12:39 am

The progress of DBT implementation will be monitored through e-Samiksha portal of the Cabinet Secretariat.

‘MGNREGS failed to impact poverty, needs revamp’

April 29, 2015 2:16 am

The report has advocated that the flagship scheme should be redesigned to create capital assets.

A tale of two numbers

December 23, 2014 8:01 am

It is possible to overcome the issues by improving the survey methodology.

This transaction is still incomplete

October 24, 2014 7:14 pm

Opening accounts and issuing cards create numbers but amount to little.

Making it work

September 15, 2014 12:35 am

Restructure the MGNREGS to raise overall efficiency and gains to rural households.

Work culture has changed, won’t tolerate strikes now: Didi

August 02, 2014 2:30 am

The chief minister also inaugurated 48 ‘Karmatirtha' that would provide jobs to around five lakh youths associated with the self-help groups.

Heavy machinery created farms in vulnerable zone

August 01, 2014 1:32 am

Although MGNREGS rules prevent the use of heavy machinery, Damse says heavy earth movers sliced the slopes and prepared the fields.

For a better MGNREGA

July 05, 2014 8:25 am

The scheme should be refocused towards creating durable assets in agriculture.