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Garment exporter Bangladesh, second-largest after China, faces $6 bn hit as world retailers cancel orders
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Garment exporter Bangladesh, second-largest after China, faces $6 bn hit as world retailers cancel orders

Low wages have helped Bangladesh build its garment industry, with some 4,000 factories employing 4 million workers.

Romania protests: Thousands take part in anti-government demonstrations in Bucharest; 440 injured
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Romania protests: Thousands take part in anti-government demonstrations in Bucharest; 440 injured

Tens of thousands of people in Romania flocked to the anti-government protest in Bucharest organised by expatriates on Friday, urging the left-wing ruling Social Democrat (PSD) government to resign and call an early election.

Gender Gap Index: India slips 21 spots to 108, below Bangladesh; women participation in economy low
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Gender Gap Index: India slips 21 spots to 108, below Bangladesh; women participation in economy low

India slipped 21 places on the World Economic Forum's Global Gender Gap index to a lowly 108, behind neighbours China and Bangladesh

Jobless growth: Niti Aayog offers just a partial solution based on old data
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Jobless growth: Niti Aayog offers just a partial solution based on old data

Niti has used old data to make assertions against the jobless growth charge. It quotes figures for unemployment from the six year old NSSO Survey of 2011-12 and for the services sector, it goes back further – by a decade