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Drought-hit Rajasthan villages to get 150 days of work under job scheme 18.1.2018 Hindustan Times - jaipur
The Centre has sanctioned 50 additional workdays under the national rural job scheme for 4151 villages in 13 drought-affected districts of Rajasthan.
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Aadhaar-Enabled Starvation in Narendra Modi’s ‘New India’ 18.1.2018 The Wire

It is evident that prime minister Modi’s ambitious strides in search of a 'New India', coupled with his government’s disdain for welfare, are leaving the basic lifelines of the poor far behind.

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State Budget Session from March 12 16.1.2018 Hindu: Home
More funds for clean and healthy rural Telangana, says Chief Minister
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Public meeting on MGNREGA, resolutions adopted 15.1.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
Public meeting on MGNREGA, resolutions adopted
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A peak of success and a low of deaths 11.1.2018 Hindu: Home
It’s a mixed plate for social, tribal welfare departments
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Sarpanch Sangh suspends plan to boycott Narendra Modi in Barmer 10.1.2018 Hindustan Times - jaipur
Sarpanch Sangh had earlier announced the boycott, however, on Wednesday the representatives said the organisation will suspend the protest if their demands are met by Thursday evening.
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Marginalised communities in Rajasthan threaten to boycott Modi visit to Barmer 10.1.2018 Deccan Herald - National
While BJP leaders are leaving no stone unturned to ensure maximum gathering at Prime Minister Narendra Modis foundation stone laying ceremony for Barmer refinery on January 16, the Kharwal community has decided to boycott the event. As a mark of protest, the Kharwal community has threatened to hoist black flags atop their houses on the day. The community has been into salt extraction at Pachpadra (Barmer refinery site) for the last six centuries. They cited obliteration of the salt industry as the reason for boycott. "We have informed the administration about the protest. We will hoist black flags atop our houses in Pachpadra and we will burn the effigy of revenue minister Choudhary for cheating us", Rakesh Kharwal, secretary of the community body, said. He threatened a mass movement if their demands were not met. The community has more than 13 lakh members across the country. In another big jolt to the BJP leadership, Sarpanch Sangh in Barmer has also announced a boycott of the refinery event. Sangh ...
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If history is distorted, will oppose film: Maha Tourism Minister Jaykumar Rawal on 'Padmavat' 10.1.2018 DNA: Wide Angle
After Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje announced that Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film Padmavat would not be screened in the state, Maharashtra Tourism and Employment Guarantee Scheme (EGS) Minister Jaykumar Rawal said that they too would oppose the movie if it 'distorted history'. The movie, whose title was changed from 'Padmavati' to 'Padmavat', is scheduled to be released on January 25. The movie — featuring Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor — is based on Delhi sultanate ruler Alauddin Khilji's lust for Chittor's queen Rani Padmini, which had led to a battle between the two states. The movie had faced strong opposition from Rajput and Hindutva groups and politicians over the depictions of Rajput history. "This is not a question of opposing or supporting it. If the censor board has passed it with some cuts, I want to see what the cuts are. If it is not distorting history, then I will think and then react," said Rawal, who is a Rajput from Dondaicha in Dhule district. He said that ...
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Sarpanch Sangh to boycott Modi's refinery event 9.1.2018 Hindustan Times - jaipur
Considering the official apathy to their demands, Sangh has finally reached this decision. The call was taken in a meeting held at district headquarter that was chaired by Sarpanch Sangh president Ugam Singh Ranigaun.
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BJP-TDP ties under strain in Prakasam 9.1.2018 Hindu: National
Probe sought into misuse of NREGS, Swachh mission funds
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There is improvement in quality of life, says Naidu 6.1.2018 Hindu: Home
Attributes it to State’s emphasis on welfare and good governance
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4,000 villagers get extra 50-day work under MNERGA 5.1.2018 DNA: Bangalore
4,000 villagers get extra 50-day work under MNERGA
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Corporation to revitalisewaste management schemes 2.1.2018 Hindu: News
The City Corporation will integrate the Ayyankali Employment Guarantee Scheme with the Haritha Keralam project to revitalise its waste management and sanitation programmes. Those hired through the em...
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Felicitation programme 30.12.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
Felicitation programme
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MNREGA funds go to children and the dead 28.12.2017 Hindu: News
Directorate of Social Audit finds such beneficiaries were reported, on paper, to have participated in small rural works
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‘RTI Act should be working much better’ 25.12.2017 Hindu: Thiruvananthapuram
Activists unhappy, will not let the Act get diluted
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Minor irrigation works to get funding under MGNREGS 24.12.2017 Hindu: Kerala
Local bodies can take up the projects
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Pakramthalam mountain pass set to get a makeover 21.12.2017 Hindu: News
Kuttiyadi-Pakramthalam Ghat Road to be beautified under Green Kerala Mission
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Odisha seeks release of Rs 676.57 crore for MGNREGA wages 21.12.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday requested the Centre to release Rs 676.57 crore to pay the wages under the MGNREGA scheme till December 2017.
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‘Give work to all and pay wages in time’ 21.12.2017 Hindu: Home
“Till we get daily work under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS), we will not leave this place,” said Sheelathai, a protestor, at the Collectorate on Wednesday. S...
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