Need to have parity of wage under MNREGA, Minimum Wages Act: Jairam

Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh said there was a need to have parity of wage under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA) and the Minimum Wages Act.

Manish Tewari pulls up Ludhiana officials over MGNREGA funds

Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari pulled up Ludhiana district administration officials for poor utilisation of central funds made available under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act.

Rural jobs drive after Durga puja: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said a special drive beginning on November 05 will boost the availability of jobs to unemployed adults under the 100 days work scheme implemented in rural areas.

Serious flaw in MGNREGA implementation in MP: Audit report

MGNREGA guarantees job of at least 100 days for an individual living below the poverty line.

CAG report on MNREGA not a financial audit: Jairam Ramesh

As implementation of MNREGA came under flak from CAG on various counts, Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh defended the government`s flagship scheme.