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State should do its duty towards citizens, not interfere in their economic lives

July 26, 2021 8:07 am

Amartya Lahiri writes: State’s response to its own failure to deliver public services on schooling or health is to mandate the private sector to provide them under threat of penalties and accept the resultant expense as the cost of doing business in India

Singapore to bring in Indian workers on "small scale" and in a "calibrated manner"

July 07, 2021 6:32 pm

In May, the Ministry of Manpower stopped accepting new entry applications for work pass holders from higher-risk countries or regions due to COVID-19, except for workers needed in key strategic projects and infrastructural works.

Indian-origin owners of former Australian cafe fined for exploiting Indian worker

June 20, 2017 1:04 pm

Indian-origin owners have been fined more than 180,000 dollars for exploiting an Indian employee by forcing him to hand back his wages and threatening to have his visa cancelled if he refused

Indian workers 'worst' to understand: US state governor

April 24, 2016 11:49 am

In his address to the Maine Republican convention, wherein the party selected its delegates for the July national convention, Page alleged that foreign workers are being used in local restaurants.

A time to upskill

August 20, 2014 8:25 am

A small start has been made. Technology could show the way forward.

Bodies of 9 Indians to be brought back

May 13, 2014 12:37 am

The nine Indian workers were among 13 killed when the bus they were travelling in rammed into a parked truck and flipped over on the busy Emirates road on Saturday.

Indian workers among most satisfied with their jobs globally: survey

November 18, 2013 2:21 pm

Nearly one in five Indians like their jobs so much that they would even work for free,says survey.

Centre's intervention sought for release of Indian workers in Saudi Arabia

March 14, 2014 12:22 pm

Workers put behind bars allegedly for protesting against the death of a youth while working in a private company.

Nitaqat law: Indians overstaying visa in Saudi to face action,says Embassy

June 17, 2013 12:16 pm

Penal actions include jail sentence,penalty and deportation with a ban on re-entry.

Nitaqat Law: Procedures taken are in Indian workers' interest,says Saudi FM

May 25, 2013 8:47 pm

The law makes it mandatory for local firms to hire one Saudi national for every 10 migrant workers.