Big Picture, GS-2, Social Issue, Uncategorized

10 years of MGNREGA: How successful?

The MGNREGA (Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act) scheme has successfully completed 10 years. In all these years the total expenditure on this programme has been rupees 3.14 lakh crore and has generated work of 1980 crore person days. Considered one of the biggest social welfare programmes in the world, this programme aims at… Continue reading 10 years of MGNREGA: How successful?

Editorials, GS-2, International Relations, Uncategorized

Seizing the ‘One Belt, One Road’ opportunity

Article Link China’s ‘One Belt, One Road’ project can help offset the global trade challenges and provide better connectivity and greater economic opportunities. China’s fast economic growth in the past 30 years has dramatically transformed the global landscape. This transformation is expected to continue under the “One Belt, One Road” initiative set out by President… Continue reading Seizing the ‘One Belt, One Road’ opportunity