Districts in the southern and western parts of the country saw a sharp rise in rural wages after MGNREGA. (Photo: Mint)

History’s curse on MGNREGA

1 min read . 09 Sep 2019
Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint
Casualization and contract workers have become the norm, leading to low productivity, low wages, insecure tenure and no benefits. Photo: Abhijit Bhatlekar/Mint

Protect workers, not jobs

4 min read . 10 Jan 2018
Even in terms of contribution to the GDP, women are currently under-represented. Photo: Mint

Empowering women through job creation

4 min read . 28 Nov 2017
Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint
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