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26 July 2016
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作者: Nita Bhalla, Guardian

he United Nations says changes to India's child labour law which permit children to work for their families and reduce the number of banned occupations for adolescents will disadvantage vulnerable groups such as tribals and lower-caste communities.....

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13 July 2016
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作者: Sonya Misquitta, Afaqs

The issues facing Europe at this point in its history mirror the issues that India has and continues to face. Intolerance is rising...Here are five lessons on what marketers can do better...Amid rising polarisation in society, brands need to promote...

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31 May 2016
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India is home to the largest number of enslaved people in the world, with over 18 million people according to the recently realsed Global Slavery Indexby Walk Free Foundation. Such persons are often engaged in domestic work, construction, farming,...

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25 April 2016
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作者: Rina Chandran, thompson Reuters

Hundreds of women brick-kiln workers from Punjab have come together in a rare gathering to demand equal pay and better accommodation, as the country's often invisible women labourers become increasingly vocal in their fight for rights...More than a...

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4 January 2016
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作者: Subodh Varma, Times News Network

Muslims have the lowest share of working people - about 33% - among all religious communities in India...The figure for Jains and Sikhs stands at 36% each. Buddhists, comprising mostly Dalits who embraced Buddhism in the 20th century, have a high...

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21 October 2015
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7 September 2015
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作者: Nick Grono & Brandee Butler, Huffington Post

Sangeetha and Seetha have been working at a spinning mill in Tamil Nadu state in southern India for the past seven years...Working conditions in the spinning mills where they are employed can only be described as exploitive and abusive. Like many of...

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28 June 2015
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作者: Jayaseelan Raj, Open Democracy

Tea plantation workers are one of the most stigmatised and marginalised communities in India. While the majority of workers on the plantations in the northeast were originally brought from Bihar, Orissa and Nepal, it is Tamil-speaking Dalits (so-called...

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12 May 2015
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作者: Aidan McQuade, Guardian

Prime minster Narendra Modi’s government has recently announced significant changes to the laws governing India’s labour market. These “reforms” appear to be to aimed at stimulating economic growth and inward investment by removing “red tape” from...

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26 February 2015
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作者: Gokul Vannan, New Indian Express

A 19-year-old dalit girl was found dead in a suspicious manner inside a bathroom of a private textile mill near Vedasanthur, Dindigul district...while police claimed the girl committed suicide as she could not bear her stomach pain, NGOs have raised...

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