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Today’s News Updates – 4.November.2014

GS paper I Soon, regulator for health outreach - Ques. Critically analyze what necessary steps  should be taken by the government to make National Health Assurance Mission a success. Air pollution lowers crop yield: study - Ques. “India’s food grain production is facing a double whammy due to increasing air pollution”, Examine the impact of air pollution on crop yields. Suggest measures to deal with it. GS paper II How to reform and how not to - Ques. Highlight the achievements of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Continue reading →

Restructuring MGNREGA (Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act)

Question for Mains - Q1.Analyze the government's decision of restructuring Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA), describe its likely implications. Q2. Throw light on the success of MGNREGA towards providing aid to rural community. Discuss the challenges faced by the government & measures adopted for its proper implementation. Government is likely to restructure Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) by linking employment-with development in rural areas. January 2014, Ministry of rural development issued a directive to provide 150 days of wage Continue reading →