August 29, 2022 7:46 am
In recent meetings held at the Cabinet Secretariat attended by statistical department and Union Labour Ministry representatives, discussions converged on the need to improve the frequency of the labour market data, especially in the aftermath of the Covid-19 pandemic, a senior government official said.
August 17, 2021 7:13 pm
Robust medium-term policies are needed to stimulate demand and supply of female workers in the economy
June 27, 2021 8:51 am
P Chidambaram writes: The pandemic has killed the spirit of entrepreneurship among low-capital, under-20 employment, low-turnover, low-profit-seeking businesspersons. The government watched as their businesses collapsed. For them, it is the way to Atma Nirvana.
March 09, 2021 8:42 am
Book extract: In her book, Right to equality: From promise to power -- which is the fifth volume in the Rethinking India series, Nisha Agrawal looks at the reality of gender equality in India against the promises made in the country's Constitution
March 02, 2019 1:00 am
Indian statistical system can withstand political pressures. Legislation and public scrutiny can strengthen it further.
February 26, 2015 2:59 am
TISS findings say that noticeably, two major categories which are in not in labour force are ‘attended educational institution’ and ‘attended domestic duties’.
May 27, 2013 4:50 pm
The migrant workers force increased by 3.9 per cent to 262.61 million.