04 Dec 2012
Bihar government rejected the opposition demand for a CBI probe into the alleged Rs 6,000 crore scam in the implementation of MNREGA in the state on Monday and questioned the 'political motive' behind the survey carried out by a Delhi-based NGO.
18 Jan 2013
In order to boost income of the rural people, Bihar government has proposed to extend work under the Mahatma Gandhi Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA) on private lands too, a minister said on Thursday.
13 May 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today asked the Centre to release all the outstanding and necessary funds for MNREGA scheme to the States and directed it to pay compensation for delayed wages to the farmers in drought-affected areas.
14 Sep 2016
Patna: Reacting to repeated attacks on Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar by RJD leaders, the Congress on Tuesday dared the Lalu Prasad-led party to quit the grand alliance.
19 Sep 2016
Patna: Atleast 50 feared dead after bus fell into pond in Madhubani district of Bihar on Monday. The accident took place near Basakha Chowk in Benapatti area, about 250 km from Patna.
14 Jan 2016
New Delhi: CBI has registered a case against a postmaster for allegedly swindling funds worth over Rs 1.5 crore meant for wage distribution of poor labourers under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme.
05 Feb 2016
Raipur: Attacking the ruling BJP over "poor" implementation of MNREGA in Chhattisgarh, Congress today accused the Raman Singh government of failing to generate employment and make proper payments under the scheme.
17 Sep 2016
Patna: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has formally launched a probe into the murder of journalist Rajdeo Ranjan, a police officer said on Saturday.
29 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday came down heavily on Bihar government for not putting facts before the High Court which granted bail to Mohammad Shahabuddin in a murder case.
01 Aug 2016
Patna: A Bihar court on Monday granted bail to Ruby Rai, an accused in the toppers' scam, a government lawyer said. A special juvenile court here granted her bail after hearing a petition.