Labour laws

The International Labour Organisation recommends a single minimum wage for an entire country, a figure applicable to all employment (iStock)

Opinion | Keep it simple

1 min read . 24 Jul 2019
BMS, rally at Parliament street , photographed by Ramesh Pathania.
Casualization and contract workers have become the norm, leading to low productivity, low wages, insecure tenure and no benefits. Photo: Abhijit Bhatlekar/Mint

Protect workers, not jobs

4 min read . 10 Jan 2018
The refreshing focus on the power of exports is noteworthy, especially given the rising fears about protectionism in our major trading partners. Photo: Bloomberg

Creating well-paid jobs for Indians

4 min read . 23 Aug 2017