COVID-19 Lockdown: Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh watering down labour laws is a body blow to the working class
If these ordinances are not repealed, we risk a return to a regime where labour is again pushed back to fighting for elementary right of the eight hour working day
Budget 2018: Farm sector gets a boost but customs duty hikes to protect domestic market dampen reform spirit
The Budget in many ways reverts to the Indian practice of introducing ‘reforms by stealth’.
Emboldened by a friendly government at the centre led by Modi, Vasundhara Raje is making a bold attempt to reform labour laws in her state. States may now lead reforms using their federal powers