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Steps taken to check irregularities in MGNREGA implementation: Govt

Last Updated: Monday, August 04, 2014, 21:20

The government on Monday admitted to irregularities in implementation of the MGNREGA, and said it has taken steps to rectify them and improve the scheme`s delivery.

JD(U) will be blanked out in Assembly bypoll: Kushwaha

Last Updated: Sunday, August 03, 2014, 15:35

RSLP president and Union Minister of State for Rural Development Upendra Kushwaha on Monday hit out at the JD(U) claiming that it has completely lost touch with the masses and would be blanked out in the August 25 Assembly bypoll in Bihar.

MGNREGA: Govt asks states to strengthen social audits

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 13:58

Acknowledging that there have been instances of corruption in MGNREGA implementation, the government on Thursday said states have been asked to strengthen social audits of the scheme.

BJP to contest Assembly by-poll with NDA partners

Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 01:02

BJP on Sunday said it would contest the by-elections to 10 Assembly seats in Bihar next month with NDA partners - LJP of Ram Vilas Paswan and Rashtriya Lok Samta Party (RLSP) of Upendra Kushwaha.

Over Rs 12,000 cr MNREGA payments delayed in 2013-14 beyond 15 days: Govt

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 19:29

Payments of over Rs 12,000 crore were delayed beyond the stipulated period of 15 days under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme in 2013-14, the government today said.

67% rural households don`t have access to toilets: Govt

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 17:59

The government today said that over 67 per cent rural households of the country do not have access to toilets as per Census 2011 and that it will review the Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan (NBA) to accelerate the pace of sanitation coverage.

Over Rs 12,000 cr MNREGA payments delayed in 2013-14 beyond 15 days: Govt

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 17:28

Payments of over Rs 12,000 crore were delayed beyond the stipulated period of 15 days under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme in 2013-14, the government on Thursday said.

PM turns down Kushwaha`s request for Pvt Secy of his choice

Last Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014, 20:23

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has turned down union minister Upendra Kushwaha`s choice of an IAS officer for appointment as his private secretary.

Coming together of Lalu, Nitish will only end in zero: Upendra Kushwaha

Last Updated: Saturday, June 21, 2014, 18:50

Describing the coming together of Nitish Kumar and Lalu Prasad as "unprincipled and opportunist", Union minister Upendra Kushwaha on Saturday said handshake of the two "rejected" leaders would have no impact in politics of Bihar.

Dais caves in during Paswan, Kushwaha felicitation function

Last Updated: Sunday, June 08, 2014, 21:00

Ram Vilas Paswan, Upendra Kushwaha and three other NDA MPs had a narrow escape when the dais on which they were seated during felicitation function at the Kutchery Maidan in Hajipur came crashing down.

JD(U), RJD, Congress alliance will have no impact: Kushwaha

Last Updated: Saturday, June 07, 2014, 19:50

An alliance among JD(U), RJD and Congress will have "no impact" in the Bihar Assembly polls next year, as people have "rejected" these parties in the recent Lok Sabha elections, Union Minister Upendra Kushwaha said.

LS polls: BJP has given three seats to Upendra Kushwaha`s party, says Sushil Kumar Modi

Last Updated: Sunday, February 23, 2014, 23:28

Sushil Kumar Modi said on Sunday that the party had given three seats to Upendra Kushwaha`s RLSP in the state for the 2014 General Elections.