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Other ID proofs will be admissible till they get one made.
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In both the Gandhian and Aristotelian sense, the State is not defined in the narrow, modern sense of an agency po e ing a monopoly over the legitimised use of coercive force. Rather, the State (that A...
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LATEHAR -- As a mark of protest, MGNREGA workers in Manika block of Latehar have in separate envelopes returned their ₹5 "meagre" wage hike to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on May Day. Enclosing the mo...
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DUNGARPUR, India (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - For Anita, the eldest daughter in a family in Rajasthan, a family tragedy means she has had to leave school and go to work, unlike her friends, doing an...
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Certain rights have always enjoyed a place of privilege at the cost of other rights. Here I refer to our collective conscience, which is outraged selectively. We feel more enraged by encroachments on our freedom of expression than by agricultural distress gripping large parts of the country. Another such instance could be identity politics which dwarfs questions of malnutrition, farmer suicides and poverty, to name only a few.
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On 16 May 2014, the stock markets caroused wildly, expecting an exhilarating acceleration on a glistening expressway as the harbingers of "acchhe din", the BJP and Narendra Modi, overwhelmed political adversaries. Two years later, the slippery Sensex has reached rock-bottom , even crashing below the much-maligned "dismal last two years of UPA".
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Governments cannot be expected to provide ad hoc employment to millions of people until they retire, nor is such a policy beneficial for the larger economy and its productivity. What is a basic function of the Indian government, however, is providing the same people with the skills and education that they need to make themselves employable in the larger economy. India has fallen woefully short in this measure, and the spotlight being on MGNREGA hasn't helped at all.
MUMBAI -- A task force on farmers distre set up by Maharashtra government has suggested that farmers be given a grant equivalent to 100 wages from MGNREGA and a price stabilisation fund be instituted...
GHAZIABAD — Congre will bounce back to its glorious past within a short span of time as the gra roots workers of the party are striving hard relentle ly, party MP and former Union minister Kamal Nath...