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Job cardholders to get compensation in case of wage delay 25.9.2017 The Assam Tribune
Job cardholders to get compensation in case of wage delay
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48 hours Chandel bandh called 25.9.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
48 hours Chandel bandh called
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Select schemes may get more funds in job push 25.9.2017 Business Standard: News Now
All measures unlikely to be implemented at one go
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Meghalaya Energy Corporation to issue bonds 23.9.2017 The Assam Tribune
Meghalaya Energy Corporation to issue bonds
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Job card holders to be compensated for delayed wages 23.9.2017 Meghalaya Times

Staff Reporter
SHILLONG, Sep 22: The job card holders under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Scheme will be paid compensation from now on should there be any delay in the payment of their wages.
This development has come about after the state cabinet approved a proposal towards this end on Friday.

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Can Modi govt spend its way to growth with Rs 50,000 cr stimulus package? 22.9.2017 Top Stories
Will a looser fiscal policy help the economy? BS decodes
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Stimulus package in the works: Focus may be on affordable housing 21.9.2017 All Economy & Policy Stories
Cabinet on Wednesday decided to merge 17 government-owned presses into five units
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Tripura: Over 60 CPI-M tribal wing members hurt in attack by rivals 19.9.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Over 60 members of CPI-M's tribal wing Tripura Rajya Upajati Ganamukti Parishad (TRUGP) were injured in separate attacks allegedly by another tribal-based party Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT) at various places in Tripura on Tuesday.
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CCEA likely to consider proposal for rural electrification subsidy scheme 19.9.2017 Latest News
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) is likely to consider and approve tomorrow a proposal to launch a scheme called 'Saubhagaya' for providing subsidy on equipment for energising all households in rural areas."The proposal for Saubhagaya Scheme to provide electricity to all households in rural area is listed on the agenda of the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) for its meeting scheduled tomorrow," a government source said.Under the scheme, the government will provide subsidy on equipment like transformers, meters and wires used to energise the households in rural areas.The government has been working hard to electrify all villages in the country and also want to achieve 24X7 Power for All by 2019.In 2015, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced to electrify the remaining 18,452 unelectrified villages in 1,000 days in his Independence Day speech. However, the Power Ministry is expected electrify all habited villages December this year.According to GARV ...
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Funds crunch pushes job scheme into crisis again 18.9.2017 Hindu: Kerala
Delay in Central funds; local bodies told to spend their own
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Nagaland to implement DBT scheme 17.9.2017 The Assam Tribune
Nagaland to implement DBT scheme
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AR conducts social awareness, medical camp at Sangaikot 17.9.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
AR conducts social awareness, medical camp at Sangaikot
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Number MGNREGA workers paid timely has doubled: Government 15.9.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Almost 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.
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Govt saved Rs 57,000 cr through DBT scheme, says Prasad 15.9.2017 BusinessLine - Policy
The government saved Rs 57,000 crore, “pocketed” earlier by middlemen, through the use of Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) in various public schemes, IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said today. Scores...
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Plea to implement job guarantee scheme 15.9.2017 Hindu: News
Urging the Union and State governments to implement the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) in 42 town panchayats in the district, over 500 people under the banner All ...
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Why NREGA workers hate Aadhaar and blame Centre for 'slow poisoning' the scheme: Glimpses from Jantar Mantar 15.9.2017 DNA: Opinion
If you rue over bad pay hike, sample this: This year the NREGA workers got lowest wage hike ever, measly Re 1 in some states. It is this pay 'hike' and number of other issues for which hundreds of NREGA workers have been staging a protest at Delhi's Jantar Mantar since September 11. These workers, who form the first line of rural job front, are now facing a bleak future. They have now brought their struggle to the Capital and are demanding an increase in wages and work days under the NREGA scheme. Most feel that the paltry pay hike in April is just a way by the Centre to kill the scheme. They also allege that the Centre is 'diluting' the NREGA scheme through budget cuts, low wages and delay in payments. "Its like slow poison to kill the National Rural Guarantee Act (NREGA)," said activist Anuradha Talwar. The women working under the rural employment scheme complained of low wages and delays in payments in their respective states. "I get 10-15 days in a month and the payments are never on time. The wages ...
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Government saved Rs 57,000 crore through DBT scheme, says Ravi Shankar Prasad 15.9.2017 ET: Finance / Insurance
Scores of schemes like MGNREGA have been linked to DBT, under which the receivables are transferred directly to the beneficiary's bank accounts, Prasad said.
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Govt saved Rs 57,000 cr through DBT scheme, says Prasad 15.9.2017 TOI: All Headlines
Govt saved Rs 57,000 cr through DBT scheme, says Prasad
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Through DBT, govt removed middlemen and saved Rs 57,000 cr: Prasad 15.9.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Scores of schemes like MGNREGA have been linked to DBT, under which the receivables are transferred directly to the beneficiary's bank accounts, he said
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Govt committed to provide funds for implementation of MGNREGA 15.9.2017 Zee News : India National
 
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