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Budget 2019: Govt faces hard choice of 9 pc growth or 2 pc decline on MGNREGA

Budget 2019: Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman may have to raise allocation for NREGA to alleviate agrarian crisis.

17 Jun 2019 3:44 PM

Govt transferred Rs 5.6 L cr to beneficiaries via Aadhaar enabled payment system

Govt also facilitating 9.1 crore electronic transactions such as passport services and land records through the e-governance portal.

31 Jan 2019 10:54 AM

Social entrepreneurs: Harbingers of India’s development spring

The influx of talents out of big cities to smaller centres is by no means an indication of aspiration deficit.

16 May 2018 12:26 AM

When will India learn to be happy?

The UN gets the views of around 3,000 persons from each country on six attributes.

06 Nov 2017 5:49 AM

Call session on farm crisis

Arun Jaitley told all states they shouldn’t expect help from the Centre and find their own resources for loan waivers.

22 Jun 2017 2:34 AM


52 lakh fake job cards under NREGA weeded out: Government

He, however, denied that linking of Aadhaar cards to the MGNREGA has been made compulsory to help with this.

21 Apr 2017 1:03 AM

Maths of debt relief

In post-Independence India, farmer-friendly schemes are nothing new.

13 Apr 2017 3:19 AM

Collective strength propels empowerment of SHGs in UP

Over 1,30,000 SHGs working in 49 districts of UP have been empowered by the Rajiv Gandhi Mahila Vikas Pariyojana over the last 14 years.

09 Feb 2017 11:33 PM