Institutional decay plaguing intellectual life, says Ramesh

Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh on Monday observed that academic institutions of repute in the country witness an "institutional decay" after completing three decades or more.

Ramesh for `skilled employment` in MNREGA

Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh has highlighted shortcomings, including payment to works which are unproductive, in the UPA`s flagship rural job scheme.