As Growth Slows, Govt Labour Policies Have Limited Impact On Job Creation

Bengaluru: The government’s efforts to create jobs and protect workers have fallen short with a sk...

Climate Change, Farm Crisis, Unemployment: 2019 In 5 Charts

Mumbai: This was an important year for data, with the release of long-pending statistics on unemploy...

In India’s Capital, Fewer Jobs, More Unemployed Workers

Harola (Delhi): As the midday May sun blazed overhead, and the temperature rose to 42 deg C, several...

2.5 Years After Demonetisation, Pune Workers’ Earnings Still Down

Pune: Arjun Kale, 50, a daily wage labourer in Pune, refused to vote in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections...

Jobs Data Reveal Highest Urban Unemployment, But More Formal Jobs

New Delhi: The latest jobs data released by the government--amidst much controversy and debate--show...

Demonetisation And The End of Ashok Kumar’s Golden Days

Yamunanagar: Ashok Kumar remembered his achhe din (golden days) clearly: As a Class-10 dropout, he h...

In Punjab’s Labour Hubs, Workers Plead For Jobs At 1/3rd Wages

Bathinda: Stress had put deep wrinkles on Balkara Singh’s forehead though he was just 32 years old...

In India’s IT Capital, Only The Lucky Get 10 Days Of Work

Bengaluru: Kurubarahalli is a congested corner of India's technology capital, packed with narrow roa...

When Rural Jobs Disappear, Women Are The First To Lose Out

Mumbai and Nashik: When Kamal Gangrude looks across at the fields beside her home on the valley floo...

100 Million Jobs Created: BJP Minister. Data Show Job Losses

Bengaluru: As the first phase of polling of the 17th Lok Sabha elections got under way on April 11, ...