Jharkhand  /  Published 10.05.22

ED grills Pooja Singhal for 9 hrs

Jharkhand mining secretary Pooja Singhal was questioned for about nine hours Tuesday as she appeared before the ED here along with her husband in a money-laundering probe linked to alleged embezzlemen...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.05.22

ED raids against mining secy

Sinha was booked by the vigilance bureau under criminal sections of the IPC pertaining to cheating and corruption for allegedly defrauding public money and investing the same in his own name as well a...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Ranchi, New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 27.04.22

Heat wave advisory for Jharkhand

It also asks the state to direct district level officials for undertaking necessary steps to prevent heat-related deaths, hold regular interaction with media on the risks and dangers of heat-related i...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 27.04.22

Salary Rs 8,500, man owns 59 plots

The Odisha vigilance has started a probe into the wealth amassed by a gram rojgar sevak who has bought 59 plots even though he is entitled to a monthly salary of Rs 8,500. Out of 59 plots bought by h...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.04.22

NREGA work comes under scanner

A Jharkhand-based NREGA watchdog outfit has alleged irregularities in implementation of the Central government scheme in Sahibganj district of the state, indicating nexus between contractors and local...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur


India  /  Published 08.04.22

CPM adopts resolution against unemployment

  The 23rd Party Congress of the CPI(M) on Friday adopted a resolution against the "massive crisis of unemployment" in the country and demanded 200 person-days of employment be provide...
By Our bureau and PTI in Kannur

Opinion  /  Published 06.04.22

Double trouble: MGNREGA wages

The Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act provides for the biggest welfare spending scheme by the Government of India. A pre-announced wage rate is paid under the scheme for labour pe...
By The Editorial Board

Jharkhand  /  Published 01.04.22

Ranchi rage at paltry NREGA hike

The Jharkhand government has termed the Centre’s MGNREGA wage rate for the state “stepmotherly” and decided to continue adding an extra amount from its own coffers to pay “dece...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 30.03.22

Centre tight-fisted on rural job wages

They said workers would not be able to maintain minimum living standards with the paltry hike under the NREGA. Nikhil Dey, who works with the Mazdoor Kisan Shakti Sangathan in Rajasthan, said the min...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 26.03.22

Centre cloud on funds for rural job scheme

The Centre has linked approval for the states’ rural job scheme budgets to their performance on certain transparency measures, hanging a cloud over funds release under the programme from April 1...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


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