Jharkhand  /  Published 16.04.21

Rights activists expose rural fund scam

Beneficiaries admit to withdrawing money on behalf of middlemen...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 26.02.21

Benefits for labourers ahead of polls

Elections for state assembly to be held in eight phases from March 27...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

India  /  Published 14.02.21

House praise scheme PM panned

Panel recommends enlargement of scope for projects at a time of cut in funds compared with the revised allocation for the last financial year...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 25.01.21

Million job card pleas in 7 weeks

Numbers suggest that the lockdown-induced loss of livelihood is still affecting people in rural areas...
in Calcutta

India  /  Published 03.01.21

Jharkhand govt to top up rural scheme wage

Activists decry Centre’s ‘lack of will’ to pay even mininum wage rate...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


Opinion  /  Published 01.01.21

MGNREGA: rural welfare on crutches

The inadequate sanctioning of schemes across gram panchayats hinders operations, thereby reducing employment opportunities...
By Debmalya Nandy

Opinion  /  Published 23.12.20

History at the gates: BJP’s economic libertarianism

The BJP’s economic libertarianism underlies the farm laws...
By Arghya Sengupta

Business  /  Published 15.12.20

Industry places Budget wish-lish

In the first of such meetings by the finance minister, the business leaders proposed bringing down government stake in banks to below 50 per cent...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 15.12.20

Lessons from 2020: Climate change, health, security

Climate change, health and social security are critical areas...
By Renu Kohli

India  /  Published 24.11.20

Biometric hurdle to MGNREGA wages

A study conducted by LibTech India, a research organisation, has identified erosion of fingers due to manual work as the main reason...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


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