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Some critics have likened the gig economy to a Dickensian world in which workers are at the mercy of the online platforms they are members of. Illustration: Jayachandran/Mint

The working class in the gig economy

3 min read . 30 Mar 2018
Prime Minister Narendra Modi came to power on the promise of providing 20 million jobs a year. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint

From ‘pakoras’ to payrolls

5 min read . 13 Feb 2018