Maharashtra govt streamlines responsibilities of district collectors, village officials for MGNREGS

The responsibilities for work such as job cards, demand for employment, unemployment allowance for not providing the work, labour days, e-muster, labour budget, compensation for the delayed payments, maintaining seven registers at the village level with others have been assigned to the officials.

UPA flagship MNREGS loses sheen

Only 10% takers for 100 days.


Moga gets ‘live tracking system’ for MNREGS sewaks

To increase transparency in the functioning of MNREGS,Moga has initiated live tracking of its gram rozgar sewaks.

PC’s dig at MoD: Learn from sub accidents, ‘spend wisely’

On the issue of corruption, Chidambaram said it was not enough to just make laws.

Aruna Roy walks out of Sonia Gandhi-led National Advisory Council

Roy had criticised PMO for not taking up NAC recommendations on minimum wages.

On MNREGA pitch,Pune district scores a zero

Of the 1454 works sanctioned in the past three years,not a single project has been completed yet.


‘Converging watershed projects with MNREGS top priority of Nabard’

Setting up godowns and warehouses in rural areas also on agenda.

When machine 'replaced' man as NREGA labourer

Inquiry reports evidence of machines and fudged musters in works under Maharashtra forest dept,which says the probe was one-sided

Mamata admits: State lagging in NREGS implementation

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday admitted that the state was lagging behind in implementing the rural employment gurantee scheme and quickly added that the performance has,however,improved in the last three months.

Ramesh bats for RDOs in rural Bengal

Dissatisfied over the state government’s performance in the implementation of MNREGS,the Union Panchayat and Rural Development minister Jairam Ramesh,on Monday.