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Jan 08, 2020
Bharat Bandh 2020: Over 10 national trade unions, thousand of strikers disrupt transport, banking services in protest against privatisation, unemploymentMore than 10 national trade unions affiliated to left-wing parties, including the main opposition Congress, have called for a nationwide protest against Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s labour reforms.
Nov 04, 2019
India's jobs crisis: It's no more about who's responsible, it's about what we do now to arrest precipitous slideThe Narendra Modi government, very prickly about criticism on the economy, has been defending the problem of job deficit by picking the methodology that suits its counter-narrative, using the EPFO-based methodology.
Jun 17, 2019
India has wage problem, not job problem; need to adopt Chinese model of opening up labour-intensive industries: Mohandas PaiTV Mohandas Pai said India does not face a job problem, but one of wages, as a lot of low paid jobs being created do not find favour with degree holders.
May 20, 2019
With exit polls predicting another Narendra Modi win, new govt will face challenges of unemployment, international trade tiesNarendra Modi, who is tipped to win the Lok Sabha polls according to exit polls, will need to tackle a host of issues ranging from unemployment to weak economic growth.
May 03, 2019
Travels through the Hindi belt: In Lucknow, daily wage earners vouch for Narendra Modi, feel Rahul Gandhi hasn't arrived yetAccording to the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy, Uttar Pradesh’s unemployment rate is 8.1 percent as against the national average of 6.7 percent.
Apr 30, 2019
Labour Day 2019: Not just vanishing private investments, high cost of labour too is killing India's job marketThere is no major mention of labour reforms in the BJP manifesto, even the Congress manifesto which speaks GST reforms and job creation has paid no significant attention to labour law reforms
Apr 25, 2019
Rahul Gandhi has walked into a trap by centering his Lok Sabha campaign on anti-Modi narrative, not real issuesBy the time the 2019 Lok Sabha election campaign entered its final lap, most of the real issues — economic reform, farm crisis and unemployment — had clearly taken a backseat
Apr 08, 2019
Travels through the Hindi belt: In Yogi Adityanath's Uttar Pradesh, unemployment beats national rate; sports goods industry takes hitAfter Yogi Adityanath became the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh in March 2017, he has been cracking down on cow slaughter.
Mar 29, 2019
Travels through the Hindi belt: Job dreams go bust in Bihar's Madhepura after loco factory abandons locals despite acquiring farm landsAnil Mukhiya, a local leader who has been rallying the protestors, says the villages around the facility have not been prioritised for jobs, and it has not helped generate any significant employment.
Mar 06, 2019
Unemployment rate in February climbs to 2.5 year-high of 7.2% despite fall in number of job seekers: CMIE dataWhen the government has released official data for the jobless rate in the past it has tended to be out-of-date. But recently it withheld a batch of data because officials said they needed to check its veracity.