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  • The Many Shades Of Jantar Mantar, India's 'Protest Square'

    The Many Shades Of Jantar Mantar, India's 'Protest Square'

    One calls himself the 'father' of MNREGA, the other a 'one-man army' railing against the system, while yet another has been shooting off letters against corruption to ministers and bureaucrats for over a decade.

  • In Drought-Hit Kerala, 300 Women Dug 195 Wells In A Year

    In Drought-Hit Kerala, 300 Women Dug 195 Wells In A Year

    Digging wells has traditionally been considered a man’s job in India. However, a group of 300 women from Kerala, are wading the uncharted waters. By digging 195 wells, some as deep as 15 feet, within a time period of one year, these women have displayed strength and determination at a time when the state is reeling under the worst ever drought in...

  • 13 Crore Aadhaar Leaked Due To Poor Security In 4 Government Websites

    13 Crore Aadhaar Leaked Due To Poor Security In 4 Government Websites

    Around 130 million Aadhaar numbers, sensitive data meant to remain private, have been out in the public domain for last few months. Deliberate revelation of Aadhaar can lay people open to financial fraud and it is a punishable offence.

  • PM Narendra Modi Hits Out At Congress In Lok Sabha, Says Party 'Limited Democracy To Dynasty': Highlights

    PM Narendra Modi Hits Out At Congress In Lok Sabha, Says Party 'Limited Democracy To Dynasty': Highlights

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi replied in Lok Sabha on the Motion of Thanks to President Pranab Mukherjee's address to the joint sitting of both Houses of Parliament on January 31 that marked the opening of the Budget session.

  • Key Figures From Budget 2017 Speech: Your Quick Snapshot

    Key Figures From Budget 2017 Speech: Your Quick Snapshot

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today presented the Union Budget for financial year 2017-18 in Parliament.

  • Union Budget 2017: For Rural Jobs Scheme MGNREGA, 'Highest Ever' Allocation Of 48,000 Crores

    Union Budget 2017: For Rural Jobs Scheme MGNREGA, 'Highest Ever' Allocation Of 48,000 Crores

    Today's Budget focused heavily on rural spending, among the steps to help the economy recover from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's shock decision in November to ban 86 per cent of the notes that were in circulation.

  • Madhya Pradesh Panchayat Secretaries On Strike, Villagers Left Jobless

    Madhya Pradesh Panchayat Secretaries On Strike, Villagers Left Jobless

    50-year-old Lakshmi Bai who worked at the Panchayat Bhawan construction site in Chirodia village, 7 kilometres from Madhya Pradesh's Vidisha, has been jobless for the last 15 days due to strike by the sarpanch and panchayat secretaries in the state. Her son and husband, who are daily wagers, are struggling to find work in cities, due to the notes b...

  • After Jan Dhan, Money Laundering In MNREGA Accounts? A View From Punjab

    After Jan Dhan, Money Laundering In MNREGA Accounts? A View From Punjab

    As deposits in Jan Dhan accounts - suspected to be black money -- are reducing following warnings from the government, MNREGA accounts are suddenly flush with funds.

  • China-India In A New Face-Off After Incursion In Ladakh

    China-India In A New Face-Off After Incursion In Ladakh

    Chinese and Indian soldiers are engaged in a major stand-off in Ladakh after Chinese troops yesterday stopped work on the construction of an irrigation canal being built under the rural development or MNREGA scheme, sources told NDTV.

  • For Refusing To Sign Inflated Bills, His Hands Were Nearly Chopped Off

    For Refusing To Sign Inflated Bills, His Hands Were Nearly Chopped Off

    A technical coordinator for the MNREGA scheme in Karnataka's Tumkuru district was allegedly attacked with a sickle by labour contractors for refusing to clear "inflated" bills.

  • As Gurgaon Drowns, Haryana Searches For Mythical River Saraswati

    As Gurgaon Drowns, Haryana Searches For Mythical River Saraswati

    As its flagship Millenium City Gurgaon struggles to stay afloat in the monsoons, the Haryana government, instead of focusing on creating better urban drainage systems, is focusing on a project to revive the mythical Saraswati river.

  • In Rajasthan, A People's Movement For A law To Make Government Accountable

    In Rajasthan, A People's Movement For A law To Make Government Accountable

    After starting movements that brought about laws like the Right to Information and Rural Employment Guarantee, the people in Rajasthan are stirring again. This time they want accountability from the government - a demand, if met, can have far-reaching consequences.

  • Madhya Pradesh Order Keeps People Battered By Drought Out Of Work

    Madhya Pradesh Order Keeps People Battered By Drought Out Of Work

    In a village in Madhya Pradesh's Bundelkhand region, among the worst-affected from this year's drought, 50-year-old Kallu Lal Tiwary was hopeful of finding work under the Centre's employment guarantee scheme for the first time in eight years.

  • Follow Relief Norms During Natural Calamities, RBI Tells Banks

    Follow Relief Norms During Natural Calamities, RBI Tells Banks

    RBI on Thursday asked banks to ensure full compliance with policies relating to relief measures such as rescheduling and sanctioning of loans as well as restoring ATMs, in areas affected by drought and other natural calamities.

  • UPA's Job Scheme MNREGA Better Under Its Rule, Says Modi Government

    UPA's Job Scheme MNREGA Better Under Its Rule, Says Modi Government

    Prem Dayamani, a villager living 30 km from Ranchi, had an average income of Rs 27 a day last year. That’s Rs 5 less than the minimum cost of living in rural areas, which, the Planning Commission said in 2014, was Rs 32 a day. Even so, part of the payment was only on paper. Last year, she got nothing. “I got last year’s money this year. Had I...

  • Social Justice Has Been Thrown Out Of The Window By Centre: Supreme Court

    Social Justice Has Been Thrown Out Of The Window By Centre: Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court today slammed the Centre for not giving compensation to workers for delayed payment of work under MNREGA scheme in drought-like situation and said it "does not behove a welfare state" as "social justice has been thrown out of the window".

  • 'Social Justice Thrown Out Of Window': Supreme Court To Centre On Drought

    'Social Justice Thrown Out Of Window': Supreme Court To Centre On Drought

    States "cannot hide behind the smokescreen of lack of funds," the Supreme Court said today, ordering urgent measures to tackle drought in a fourth of the country.

  • PM Modi's 2-Hour Review Of Aadhaar Scheme Shows Big Results

    PM Modi's 2-Hour Review Of Aadhaar Scheme Shows Big Results

    With more than a billion people in the world's largest biometric database, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spent two hours on a review of the performance of the Aadhaar welfare reform scheme, and a twin policy that allows cash to be deposited directly in the bank accounts of those entitled to subsidies.

  • Rs 5 In A letter: Jharkhand's Unpaid Workers Return PM Modi's Wage Hike

    Rs 5 In A letter: Jharkhand's Unpaid Workers Return PM Modi's Wage Hike

    Over a hundred letters, Rs 5 enclosed in each of them, addressed to the Prime Minister's Office in Delhi. The senders are the villagers in Jharkhand's Latehar, who say they could do without the Rs 5 wage hike under MNREGA.

  • Massive Effort To Be Launched For Water Conservation, Says PM Modi

    Massive Effort To Be Launched For Water Conservation, Says PM Modi

    With various parts of the country witnessing drought, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said a "massive effort" will be launched for water conservation and storage under MNREGA in the next couple of months and urged official youth organisations like NCC to contribute in this.

  • 4 Borewells Failed, His Cattle Died. He Was Found Hanging From A Tree.

    4 Borewells Failed, His Cattle Died. He Was Found Hanging From A Tree.

    When his wife Kanakamma reached the farm, along with a few others, he was hanging from a tamarind tree.

  • Government Should Concentrate On Key Issues Facing Country: Sharad Yadav

    Government Should Concentrate On Key Issues Facing Country: Sharad Yadav

    The Narendra Modi government is more serious about shouting of some slogans than the fate of poor farmers, JD(U) chief Sharad Yadav said today as he welcomed the Supreme Court's critical observation against the Centre over non-release of MNREGA funds.

  • Centre's Promise To Pay MNERGA Funds Brings Hope To Jharkhand

    Centre's Promise To Pay MNERGA Funds Brings Hope To Jharkhand

    When Jharkhand declared a drought in December, farmers like 45-year-old Karma Oraon, who lives around 45 km from state capital Ranchi and supports a family of six, hoped the losses from crop failure could be offset. The Centre's rural jobs scheme or MNREGA guarantees 100 days of employment to the rural poor.

  • As NREGA Funds Slow Down, Top Court Questions Centre Citing Drought

    As NREGA Funds Slow Down, Top Court Questions Centre Citing Drought

    As farmers across nine states stare at drought, their income from Centre's MNREGA scheme -- a safety net for the rural poor -- also appears to have dried up. With this in mind, the Supreme Court, which is hearing a petition on drought, said the Central government needs to recognise that there is a problem.

  • What Jaitley Is Trying To Teach Modi

    What Jaitley Is Trying To Teach Modi

    The economy under Modi is staggering because of falling rural demand and joblessness in the manufacturing sector. Both factors can be combatted if MNREGA is strengthened and its deficiencies addressed.

  • As Budget Nears, Finance Ministry Highlights 'Promises Met'

    As Budget Nears, Finance Ministry Highlights 'Promises Met'

    As preparations for the Budget for 2016-17 pick up pace, the Finance Ministry on Wednesday highlighted "the promises met" relating to the last Budget, including those of subsidy and agriculture.

  • Child Abuse Prompts PM's Office to Turn to UPA Creche Scheme

    Child Abuse Prompts PM's Office to Turn to UPA Creche Scheme

    When an infant and a toddler were raped in Delhi in October, the incidents not only hit international headlines but also became fodder for politics between the Centre and State. Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying that his government administered Delhi Police couldn't keep little girls safe. NDTV has now lear...

  • Rahul Gandhi Targets PM; Says Congress Stands With Farmers, Oppressed

    Rahul Gandhi Targets PM; Says Congress Stands With Farmers, Oppressed

    Rahul Gandhi today took potshots at Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his foreign trips, saying while the Prime Minister was busy flying abroad Congress stood with farmers and labourers even as he launched a 'padayatra' to highlight the plight of sugarcane farmers in Uttar Pradesh.

  • Aadhaar Row: Top Court Assures Decision by Tomorrow on Larger Bench Plea

    Aadhaar Row: Top Court Assures Decision by Tomorrow on Larger Bench Plea

    The Supreme Court today assured the Centre and bodies like SEBI and RBI that it will take a decision by tomorrow evening on their plea seeking setting up a larger bench for modifying an earlier order restricting the voluntary use of Aadhaar card to PDS and LPG schemes only.

  • Cabinet Clears 50 Extra Days' Work Under Rural Employment Scheme

    Cabinet Clears 50 Extra Days' Work Under Rural Employment Scheme

    The Narendra Modi government on Wednesday approved an extra 50 days of work for farmers/workers under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) to help reduce rural distress in view of deficient monsoon.

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