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As regulations against workplace harassment gain ground, it's time we turn to abuse against home-based workers too
Arts & Culture

As regulations against workplace harassment gain ground, it's time we turn to abuse against home-based workers too

In a new Homenet South Asia study, respondents from Pakistan, Bangladesh, and India shared their experiences of physical, financial, verbal, psychological, and emotional abuse.

Budget 2018: Can we stop pakoda seller vs beggar discourse and debate on a better payroll method?
Business

Budget 2018: Can we stop pakoda seller vs beggar discourse and debate on a better payroll method?

Perhaps, there is an opportunity for the Narendra Modi government to use this Budget to offer clarity on the job scenario in the country with official data-backed presentation.

Employment challenges: Pakoda sellers are fine but we need more formal sector jobs
Business

Employment challenges: Pakoda sellers are fine but we need more formal sector jobs

Modi is right when he says the informal sector accounts for 90% of total employment and the formal sector only 10%. But the quality of employment in the informal sector needs a closer look.