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Opinion  /  Published 29.08.19

Sentiments do have real economic benefits

Sentiments matter for economic growth. Optimistic or upbeat sentiments encourage consumers to buy and borrow; businesses, on the other hand, are spurred to plan and invest. But when in reverse gear, d...
By Renu Kohli in

Opinion  /  Published 26.05.19

The printed book: the comeback of the century

Not long ago I found myself inside the hushed and high-vaulted interior of a nursing home for geriatric books, in the forgotten city of St.-Omer, France. Running my white-gloved hands over the pages o...
By Timothy Egan / New York Times News Service in

India  /  Published 11.02.19

Govt gears up to count jobs in tea stalls

The Centre is preparing for a sample survey to track job creation in informal establishments that employ less than 10 people each at a time uncertainty looms over the release of data collated by three...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

World  /  Published 14.03.19

China slowdown spreads to its offices

The job fair in the Chinese boomtown of Shenzhen offered a white-collar future for a country that rose to economic greatness on the strength of its assembly lines, bulldozers and cranes. Technology, f...
By Alexandra Stevenson and Cao Li/New York Times News Service in New York

Opinion  /  Published 05.03.19

What the NSSO employment report really says

The National Sample Survey Office report on employment in India was not allowed to be made public by the government. However, bits and pieces of the findings of the report have appeared in the public ...
By The Editorial Board in

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Opinion  /  Published 08.02.19

Demographic dividend or ticking bomb?

The suppressed National Sample Survey Office report on employment in India bears some deeply worrying evidence apart from the rising unemployment rate. One such is the decline in the labour force part...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 02.02.19

Rural jobs scheme runs short of cash

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By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 04.11.19

Climate crisis management needs a holistic approach

Underestimating the depth of a problem can spell disaster when it comes to finding a solution. This misreading of a potential calamity is what seems to have happened if the findings of a study on risi...
By The Editorial Board in Calcutta

India  /  Published 24.10.19

People with disabilities protest over jobs

Commuters faced inconvenience as traffic snarls were reported in central Delhi on Thursday, October 24, 2019, owing to a protest at Mandi House by differently-abled people who had applied for Group D ...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 06.02.20

Men who overturned gender stereotypes

Wash plates, check. Fetch water, check. Buy grocery, check. Cook a meal for the family, work in progress.Tapan Chakraborty is often taunted by his neighbours in a Dhakuria slum for doing “women’s ...
By Debraj Mitra in Gariahat


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