Last Updated: Tuesday, March 12, 2013, 20:30
Only 57 per cent of works under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act have been completed in Jammu and Kashmir with 90 per cent of funds already utilised.
Last Updated: Monday, March 11, 2013, 14:13
Opposition BJP on Monday created an uproar over alleged irregularities by IAS officers in execution of MGNREGA and staged a walkout from the House demanding action against them.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 05, 2013, 14:02
After including persons with 75 per cent disability in the subsidised Rice for Differently Abled Persons (RDP) scheme, Odisha government has decided to provide jobs to them under MGNREGA and NRLM programmes.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 20, 2013, 12:56
The AP RD and PHE departments have agreed for convergence of MG-NREGA scheme works with Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan at gram panchayat level.
Last Updated: Friday, January 04, 2013, 17:18
Economic growth, infrastructure creation and holistic development of the country should be based upon the principles of sustainability and inclusion, Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan said.
Last Updated: Friday, January 04, 2013, 16:10
Realising their "immense potential", Government is planning to use rural development schemes like MGNREGA as a vehicle to promote green agenda.
Last Updated: Monday, December 10, 2012, 18:06
States failed to utilise nearly Rs 30,000 crore meant for various flagship programmes like MGNREGA, even as the government promised to dole out Rs 99,000 crore for such schemes in the current fiscal.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 04, 2012, 18:20
Ramesh Tuesday said he will request UP CM Akhilesh Yadav to recommend a CBI probe into irregularities in MGNREGA scheme.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 28, 2012, 12:34
Bihar govt has decided to pay wages to workers under rural jobs scheme through public sector banks instead of post offices to check irregularities.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 10, 2012, 12:52
The UPA government that has been facing brickbats from the opposition parties has got a compliment from BJP leader LK Advani for MGNREGA.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 12, 2012, 22:16
The relief includes increasing the number of guaranteed work days under MGNREGA to 150 days from 100 days and reducing interest rates on rescheduled crop loans to 7 percent for this fiscal.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 11, 2012, 18:50
These decisions were approved by the EGoM on drought headed by Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar, they said.
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