Opinion  /  Published 05.03.19

What the NSSO employment report really says

The majority of Indian workers put in more than 48 hours a week, and the extra work is neither voluntary nor rewarding...
By The Editorial Board

West Bengal  /  Published 10.12.18

Milestone reached beneath ground in Calcutta

East-West deep station...
By Sanjay Mandal in Howrah

West Bengal  /  Published 26.01.19

Tender push for Calcutta Metro links

Stalled project picks up steam...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 01.12.18

Majerhat bridge width cut for Metro

The move will prevent further compromise of the width of the platform of the proposed Majerhat station of the Joka-Esplanade Metro...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 25.04.19

Are long work hours really a blessing, Mr Ma?

In India, an employer cannot ask a worker to work more than 48 hours a week, or more than 9 hours a day...
By The Editorial Board


Jharkhand  /  Published 06.04.19

When artists hug dual identities

According to the artists, their jobs help them to purchase the necessary materials like canvas, brush, paints and others...
By Antara Bose in Jamshedpur

Opinion  /  Published 19.02.19

The false god of data

When we cede most or all of our decisions and destinies to algorithms, we will lose our sense of purpose and power...
By Sankar Ray

West Bengal  /  Published 04.12.18

Calcutta Metro's slow-mo stretch

Engineers tunnel under Calcutta's oldest Metro Rail to clear way for East-West line...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

India  /  Published 04.03.19

100-tree order for employing minor

Compensatory afforestation punishment for New Delhi couple...
By PTI in New Delhi

Bihar  /  Published 20.11.18

Centre okays Patna Metro plan

The project will cost a little over Rs 17,800 crore, out of which the Centre and the state has to bear 20% each...
By Sanjeev Kumar Verma in Patna


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