Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme
West Bengal  /  Published 08.06.20

Villagers hatch poultry plan

Residents of three villages in Hooghly’s Goghat have hatched a plan to help 16 jobless migrant workers who are back home from Gujarat and Maharashtra. To help the 16 migrants put their lives back on...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

Opinion  /  Published 09.02.20

Union Budget of gross neglect

Many analysts have criticized this year’s Union budget for lacking direction. One pattern reflecting the lack of direction is the nature of expenditures budgeted for 2020-21. The spending is spread ...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 05.01.19

Experts sound rural job scheme alert

The rural job guarantee scheme is facing a severe funds crunch and villagers are being denied work under the programme in violation of the law, academics, researchers and civil society groups said on ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 09.04.20

Unforgivable ignorance

A very distinguished virologist whom I happen to know believes that the lockdown in India was an overreaction. His argument is that since the coronavirus was coming to India from outside, testing and ...
By Prabhat Patnaik


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