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Mar 25, 2019
Travels through the Hindi belt: For farm workers in Bihar's Darbhanga, seasonal migration to Punjab only hope of livelihoodThousands of villagers from Bihar’s Darbhanga district migrate around March-end to work as labourers in Punjab’s wheat fields, where they toil away for over a month.
Dec 24, 2018
Marathwada villagers demand jobs under MGNREGA as drought dries up work in farms, factoriesFearing a rise in the number of suicides, alcoholism and housebreaking incidents, farmers in Marathwada are demanding that the Maharashtra government immediately provides jobs to the youth under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA)
Oct 15, 2018
Rahul Gandhi takes dig at 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' slogan in MP, says daughters need to be saved from BJP MLAsRahul Gandhi began his two-day tour of Madhya Pradesh by offering prayers at the famous Maa Peetambara Peeth temple complex in Datia in Gwalior division.
Oct 01, 2018
Ahead of Rajasthan polls, group of protesters say 'will choose NOTA' if govt doesn't agree to universal-standard pensionSwarlal from Bhilwara in Rajasthan has been sitting under a tree at Parliament Street, listening attentively to speakers demanding that the government disburse universal pension of Rs 3,000 for the elderly, single women and specially-abled people.
Sep 16, 2018
For NDA's move to raise MSPs of monsoon crops to matter, agriculture needs structural changes, says economic analystMadhura Swaminathan talked about the challenges facing Indian agriculture, including low MSPs and farm income and disagreement with Aadhaar-enabled food security in the PDS.
Jul 13, 2018
Chief ministers' panel and NITI Aayog deliberates on using MGNREGA funds for rehabilitation of agricultural landChief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath suggested the use of MGNREGA funds in supplementing labour costs in agriculture
May 14, 2018
Delayed payments under guaranteed rural employment programme MNREGA decline to 6-yr low: SBI reportDelayed payments under the guaranteed rural employment programme MNREGA fell to 6-year low of Rs 67,956 crore last fiscal ended 31 March, a SBI research report said
Jan 30, 2018
Economic Survey 2018: Use of technology has led to transparent and effective enforcement of labour lawsThe Economic survey highlights labour reform measures, including technology-driven initiatives that ensure delivery by reducing complexity in compliance.
Sep 16, 2017
Digital transaction helped NREGA workers receive wages on time, claims governmentAlmost twice the number of MGNREGA workers have received their wages on time so far this year on account of use of digital technology and other measures, the Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD) said on Friday.
May 08, 2017
Govt to rework baseline for paying MGNREGA wagesTo end the variation in wages notified by the Centre and minimum wages of few states, the Centre has constituted Nagesh Singh committee to rework the baseline for paying MGNREGA wages