Rural jobs

Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint
Average real rural wage growth for women, like that for men, was very high during the period November 2013 to November 2014. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint

Rural wage growth is faltering again

4 min read . 12 Jan 2018
The main reason for the payment failure in the operation of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) was Aadhaar biometric mismatch, the data showed. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint
Higher spend on MGNREGS and rural roads can increase employment opportunities and help create productive assets for rural areas. Photo: Mint

Budget 2017: The farm sector impact

2 min read . 02 Feb 2017
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The way to financial inclusion

4 min read . 08 Jun 2016
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Rural jobs scheme fails in Marathwada

4 min read . 02 May 2016