Mgnrega Funds
India  /  Published 02.02.23

Rural job scheme slash sparks fear

The scheme has been allocated Rs 60,000 crore, compared with an allocation of Rs 73,000 crore in the 2022-23 budget...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 15.11.22

'Clear states' dues or step down'

The Bengal chief minister alleged that the BJP-led Union govt was not releasing MGNREGA funds and called upon tribals to hit the streets to protest it...
By PTI in Jhargram

West Bengal  /  Published 07.09.22

Ombudspersons for rural job scheme

The move comes in the wake of Centre making it mandatory to have independent individuals to probe complaints from common man on execution of MGNREGA...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 25.08.22

Damage overstated

Amplifying the capacity of mangroves as bio-shields against extreme events possibly helped Bengal tap into MGNREGA funds...
By Anamitra Anurag Danda

West Bengal  /  Published 25.08.22

Roadblock against ‘corrupt’ panchayat

The clamour for police probe is growing louder with the state govt asking district magistrates to lodge FIRs for misappropriation of MGNREGA funds...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta


Opinion  /  Published 05.08.22

Double blow: hunger & MGNREGA wages

Survey covering 5,000 households found that 77 per cent respondents were consuming less food than before...
By The Editorial Board

West Bengal  /  Published 28.06.22

CM mulls Delhi trip for job cash

Didi keeps up tempo of funds freeze attack ...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 16.06.22

Centre fund halt poser for dyke repair

According to sources in district administration, panchayat authorities in many cases have 'forced' irrigation officials to take up minor jobs...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 30.05.22

Didi-Modi tug of war

Her allegation comes at a time the Centre has sought explanations from the state govt over MGNREGA 'anomalies' that were identified by monitoring teams...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur

India  /  Published 20.05.22

ED custody extends for Singhal

Singhal, the state mining department secretary, was arrested on May 11 by the agency after two consecutive days of interrogation...
By Our bureau and PTI in Ranchi


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