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Prasanna Mohanty
October 26, 2020
Multiple factors led to it: First they were asked to grow paddy to overcome food scarcity; mechanised harvesting left massive residue that takes longer to decompose and then paddy sowing was delayed to conserve water, overshooting residue burning into Delhi's bad winter air days


BusinessToday.In
October 22, 2020
CPI-IW index hasn't been revised since 2001, which ideally should be revised every five years; Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar says new index is yet to revise minimum wages and inflation in retail prices


BusinessToday.In
October 22, 2020
Virmani lists out 14 major reforms carried out by the Modi government, while also mentioning that six more were pending to be implemented in the current financial year


BusinessToday.In
October 20, 2020
Ambani says his father Dhirubhai Ambani was the son of a schoolteacher, who came to Mumbai to live the Indian dream in 1960. Dhirubhai came to the city with Rs 1,000 and a belief that if people invest in businesses of future and right talent, they can create their Indian dream, says RIL Chairman


Nevin John
October 18, 2020
Rameshan Paleri, chairman of ULCCS, said the members of the society earned about Rs 22,000 a month even at the time of Covid-19 pandemic


Prasanna Mohanty
October 15, 2020
Several critical high-frequency indicators show that in August and September the improvements noticed in June and July reversed; high-frequency data, in any case, tells the story of organised sector but not unorganised sector contributing 45% to GDP


Prasanna Mohanty
October 12, 2020
India has learnt that growth in GDP does not automatically translate into growth in jobs and that GDP growth does not necessarily mean well-being of a vast majority of population. It needs to put these experiences into work and frame appropriate policy responses to the job crisis


BusinessToday.In
October 9, 2020
MPC meet: Governor Das said that India is likely to witness a three-speed recovery with individual sectors showing varying paces depending on sector-specific realities


BusinessToday.In
October 8, 2020
As per Section 23 of the UGC Act, the use of the term 'University' is prohibited from being used, unless explicitly established as one as per Section 3 of the UGC Act


India Today Tech
New Delhi, October 7, 2020
Three award-winning startups designed products that will help with toddy extraction, sewage removal and help diabetics control their blood sugar levels.


Prasanna Mohanty
October 6, 2020
Part II of this two-part article looks at more data on the growth of temporary or informal workers in India and how it poses a serious threat not just to the wellbeing of millions of its workers but to the growth prospects of the economy in the long run


Prasanna Mohanty
October 5, 2020
Part I of this two-part article traces the growth of temporary employment in government and the practice of keeping a larger number of posts vacant even in the face of a severe job crisis


PTI
October 4, 2020
Finance Ministry said various important structural reforms, encompassing various sectors, have been strategically undertaken to combat downside risk to short-term and medium-term growth rate


Prasanna Mohanty
September 28, 2020
Neither the Wage Code 2019 nor the draft Rules 2020 notified in July 2020 under it links wage to labour productivity, strengthen implementation regime, make minimum wage universal or limit working hours to 8-hour a day to improve the lot of workers


Prasanna Mohanty
September 27, 2020
New labour codes severely reduce workers' security by increasing key thresholds for applicability of most protections; contractual employment has been expanded to add to workers' precarity and social protections for unorganised workers are vague


PTI
September 26, 2020
Parliament on Wednesday approved the three labour codes that will remove impediments to winding up of companies and allow firing of staff without government permission in firms with up to 300 workers from the existing 100


Prasanna Mohanty
September 23, 2020
Rural economy is struggling with job and income losses, the true extent of which are not known since India isn't tracking or compensating; credit and liquidity risks to small businesses and crop loss due to excess rain


PTI
September 22, 2020
Terming the present situation as a \"massive opportunity for the country\", Mehta said impetus should be given on digitising sectors like manufacturing, agriculture and pharma


Prasanna Mohanty
September 17, 2020
It would be naive to expect agriculture providing jobs to about 43% of the workforce and sustaining 70% of the population living in rural India with a meagre share of 14.5% in national income (GDP) to drive growth, especially when it is going through unprecedented job and income loss


Prasanna Mohanty
September 10, 2020
This is Part I of two-part article revisiting critical economic decisions that eventually led to minus 23.9% growth in Q1 of FY21. Blaming exogenous factors (pandemic) or intense lockdown is merely an excuse to divert attention from government's ineptitude and thwart meaningful debate


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