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Category: employment-guarantee-act
Last updated: Jan 15 2019 20:35 IST RSS 2.0
 
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All time high Rs. 61,084 Crores for MGNREGA 15.1.2019 Govt of india: PIB
          The Government of India has allocated an additional Rs. 6,084 crore at RE stage to MGNREGA.  This brings the total allocation to the scheme to Rs. 61,084 crore in 2018-19, making it the highest ever allocation.
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250 Lawmakers, Activists Write To PM Modi Over MGNREGA Fund Crunch 15.1.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Nearly 90 lawmakers, several prominent civil society members, activists and leaders of farmers' movements have written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi raising concerns over fund crunch in rural...
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Eyes in the sky: Satellite technology is helping Meghalaya identify land to cultivate boro rice 10.1.2019 Scroll.in
The North Eastern Space Applications Centre has tapped into a suite of geospatial technologies.
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Explore CSR funding for cow shelters, Uttar Pradesh asks district officials: Reports 9.1.2019 Scroll.in
On January 1, the state cabinet approved a plan to set up temporary shelters for cattle and impose a ‘cow welfare cess’.
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AMNM celebrates 79th foundation day 9.1.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
AMNM celebrates 79th foundation day
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Bridging the Urban-Rural Gap in Agriculture 8.1.2019 Govt of india: PIB
  The Government is implementing several programmes that aim at bringing about overall improvement in the quality of life of the rural people and bridging the urban rural gap through: creation of employment opportunities; strengthening of livelihood opportunities; creation of rural infrastructure; provision of other basic amenities; etc. These programmes, inter alia, include: Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act for wage employment, Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana-National Rural Livelihoods Mission for livelihoods promotion through self-employment, Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana for rural housing, National Rurban Mission to stimulate local economic development, enhance basic services, and create well planned Rurban clusters, Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme to generate self-employment opportunities through establishment of micro-enterprises in the non-farm sector by helping traditional artisans and unemployed youth, National Social Assistance Programme for enhancing the incomes ...
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Minimum wages in MGNREGA 7.1.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Wage rates for workers under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA), 2005 are notified and revised annually based on Consumer Price Index-Agricultural Labourers (CPI-AL) by the Central Government in accordance with the provisions of Section 6(1) of the Mahatma Gandhi NREGA.
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Payment delays in MGNREGA 7.1.2019 Govt of india: PIB
As per Management Information System (MIS), State/UT-wise percentage of timely generation of pay order under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) since FY 2014-15 to FY 2017-18 is at Annexure-I.
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MGNREGA In Doldrums Due To Centre's Neglect: P Chidambaram 7.1.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Accusing the BJP-led government of neglecting the MGNREGA, senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Monday said in times of "rural distress", the one thing that staved off hunger was the employment...
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‘NREGA being systematically undermined, use it to solve farm crisis,’ leaders and activists tell PM 4.1.2019 Scroll.in
In their letter, the group said delayed payments and low wages were crippling the rural jobs scheme.
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Interview: Income support schemes for farmers are a cop-out, says economist Abhijit Sen 3.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The former Planning Commission member explains why the country needs to tread carefully on this idea.
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Uttar Pradesh cabinet approves plan to set up temporary cattle shelters, impose ‘cow welfare cess’ 2.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
A government official said that the cowsheds will be constructed through funds meant for the rural employment guarantee scheme.
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Mamata accuses Centre of not releasing Rs 2500 crore under MNREGA 28.12.2018 Sify Finance
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday accused the BJP-led Central government of deliberately not releasing funds for various Central schemes and said Rs 2,500 crore under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA) scheme was due to the state.
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Mamata Banerjee Accuses Centre Of Not Releasing 2,500-Crore Under MNREGA 28.12.2018 NDTV News - Latest
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday accused the BJP-led Central government of deliberately not releasing funds for various Central schemes and said Rs 2,500 crore under the Mahatma...
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Status of Rural Development Schemes 28.12.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Ministry of Rural Development, inter alia, is implementing Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS), Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Rural Livelihoods Mission (DAY-NRLM), Deen Dayal Upadhyay – Gramin Kaushalya Yojana (DDU-GKY), Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana – Gramin (PMAY-G), Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY), Shyama Prasad Mukherjee National RuRBAN Mission and National Social Assistance Programme (NSAP) to bring about overall improvement in the quality of life of the people in rural areas, including in the states of Madhya Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir, through employment generation, strengthening of livelihood opportunities, promoting self-employment, skilling of rural youths, provision of social assistance and other basic amenities.
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Work Days Guaranteed Under MGNREGS 27.12.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The details of employment provided to households and expenditure reported by States/UTs in Management Information System (MIS) under the Mahatma Gandhi NREGS during the last three years and current year (as on 21.12.
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Implementation of Rural Development Schemes 20.12.2018 Govt of india: PIB
         The Ministry of Rural Development, inter alia, is implementing Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA), Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Rural Livelihoods Mission (DAY-NRLM), Deen Dayal Upadhyay – Gramin Kaushalya Yojana (DDU-GKY), Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana – Gramin (PMAY-G), Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) and National Social Assistance Programme (NSAP) through State Governments/ UT Administrations to bring about overall improvement in the quality of life of the people in rural areas.
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Muzaffarpur: Thousands protest homicide case and other charges against MNREGA activist 15.12.2018 Scroll.in
Contending that false charges have been pressed, the father of the dead man was among the 5,000 people who participated in the rally.
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At Jharkhand hearing, Adivasis describe how Aadhaar is a barrier to accessing food, pensions 14.12.2018 Scroll.in
In Latehar district on Thursday, government officials acknowledged the problems faced by Parhaiya Adivasis, a ‘particularly vulnerable tribal group’.
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Women Participation Under Mgnregs 13.12.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The women participation rate in Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) has been 55% in FY 2015-16, 56% in FY 2016-17, 53% in FY 2017-18 and 53% in 2018-19 (as on 07.12.2018) which has been above the statutory requirement of 1/3rd women participation under MGNREGS, as per the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act, 2005.
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