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Economic & Political Weekly 3h
Marriage is both a cause and consequence of . The system ensures circulation of women on an unmatched scale. This circulation is not free of . This route map takes you through the ways in which Indian women migrate
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Economic & Political Weekly 3h
: With foundations made of paperwork, is it surprising that flyovers are falling?
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Economic & Political Weekly 4h
Any critique of an academic work should stem not from unwillingness to deal with complex or discomfiting ideas, but from close reading and engagement.
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Economic & Political Weekly 7h
Many families belonging to particularly vulnerable groups depend critically on two entitlements for their survival: social security , and food from the public distribution system
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Economic & Political Weekly 7h
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Read more on industrial accidents here:
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Economic & Political Weekly 7h
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Where are the public institutions to safeguard the rights of industrial workers?
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Economic & Political Weekly 7h
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Labourers are often hesitant to agitate against poor working conditions. For them, today’s wages are more important than tomorrow’s health.
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Economic & Political Weekly 7h
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Why hasn’t unionisation led to higher safety standards in the workplace?
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Economic & Political Weekly 7h
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Industrial accidents kill an estimated 7,00,000 workers every year. A majority of industrial workers are employed in hazardous conditions
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Economic & Political Weekly 7h
The recent mining accident in has once again put the spotlight on India’s chequered record on accidents. This looks at S Dhara’s article on why such accidents keep occurring.
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Economic & Political Weekly 8h
What happens to when freedom of expression is seen as subordinate to upholding the sovereignty of the nation?
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Economic & Political Weekly 9h
Personal laws in India present a situation where abolishing them in the interest of justice also inadvertently benefits the reactionary side.
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Economic & Political Weekly 11h
: "Every stage of the decade-long saga of nearly 30,000 people being uprooted and forced into an area that is commonly referred to as a “gas chamber” and “toxic hell” reeks of political expediency.
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Economic & Political Weekly 12h
Evidence shows that sociocultural determinants, particularly relating to women’s position within families and society, influence the development of post-partum depression beyond hormonal and psychological factors.
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Economic & Political Weekly 12h
: More than mere denial/distortion of contrary evidences, the despotic and egoistic disdain with which the BJP government subverts such facts to legitimise its mendacity, should be a bigger concern.
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Economic & Political Weekly 16h
There have been two separate incidents of flyovers collapsing in . Who can be held accountable for these tragedies?
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Economic & Political Weekly 17h
Calls for bans on books that some political or ideological groups find provocative are not new in Indian universities; but over the last few years, the frequency of such incidents has increased at an alarming rate.
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Economic & Political Weekly 18h
By 2018, suicide deaths ranked first among all causes of death in women aged 15–29 years in 26 of the 31 states, and in women aged 15–39 years in 24 states.
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Economic & Political Weekly 20h
“A law is bad in itself when it overturns all notions of natural justice on its head and allows the executive to apply the law at its subjective discretion.”
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Economic & Political Weekly 21h
Why are the privileged upper castes enabled to think of themselves as "casteless", while the disprivileged lower castes are forced to intensify their identities?
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