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Opinion  /  Published 15.09.22

Toxic Bondage: Modern forms of slavery

The two most common forms of this phenomenon are forced labour and forced marriage...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 06.10.21

Great power, greater responsibility

Indeed, the Head has tremendous power over her school but her plight is most unenviable; in present times, she is likely to have multiple bosses...
By Devi Kar

Opinion  /  Published 25.09.21

Letters to the editor: Imposition of Hindi as primary language

Readers write in from Bangalore, Navi Mumbai, Nadia, and Mumbai...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 24.08.21

All work: Child labour

Poverty, inequality, social discrimination and the lack of access to schooling have always been driving forces in the perpetuation of child labour...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 21.05.21

Out of the blue: K.K. Shailaja axed from Kerala cabinet

Readers' Speak: WHO and ILO study reveals an alarming correlation between overworking and potentially fatal health hazards...


Opinion  /  Published 04.05.21

Other women

A gender perspective on internal migration is imperative because women have significantly different motivations, patterns, options and obstacles than men...
By Minakshi Dewan

Opinion  /  Published 08.12.20

A pittance: the minimum wage question

There is a possibility that without interventions, 400 million informal sector workers might sink deeper into poverty...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 08.09.20

Tragic end: Suicides on the rise

A study by the International Labour Organization found that one out of two young people around the world is now subject to anxiety and depression...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 31.08.20

Lost labour: Working Indian women

It is upon us, as a nation, to acknowledge our nirbharta on invisible women workers and their valuable contribution to the economy...
By Aarushee Shukla, Yamini

Opinion  /  Published 25.08.20

Mind and body: Anxiety and depression on rise

Social determinants of mental healthcare are still ignored, as are the links between physical and psychological health...
By The Editorial Board


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