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Tories and Labour

Tories and Labour

Several key sectors stare at export impact

Synopsis“People are scared to buy from India and uncertain if we can deliver the orders,” said Sharad Kumar Saraf, president of the Federation of Indian Export Organisations. “If cases continue to increase like this, with workers and staff getting infected, we might see an impact.” India’s exports could take a…
bubmag
May 4, 2021
Tories and Labour

For some cos, it’s ‘Work from Office’

An FMCG company has been forcing its employees to come to office – even when some of them could have worked from home – while restrictions on activities are in force, a young engineer from Maharashtra has claimed. And not just that; some employees were pulled up by the HR…
bubmag
April 21, 2021
Tories and Labour

The family planning plan India needs

Govt interventions have played a key role in raising awareness, enabling behavioural changes and developing community participation. (Representational image) SynopsisWhile India has achieved major gains in addressing its family planning needs, there are pockets that still need focussed attention to maintain the momentum. These pockets can be seen in terms…
bubmag
April 15, 2021
Tories and Labour

Measures stepped up to enhance work-above-ground safety in repair, maintenance, alteration and addition works

Measures stepped up to enhance work-above-ground safety in repair, maintenance, alteration and addition works ******************************************************************************************      The Labour Department (LD) is highly concerned about the occurrence of a number of fatal accidents involving workers falling from height to death while carrying out work-above-ground activities adjacent to permanent railings of residential buildings.…
bubmag
March 23, 2021