Tag: labour laws

Provident funds worth eight years not paid to tea workers in Bengal

 
/ April 28, 2016

The cup of refreshing morning tea in front of you has a tale of rampant labour exploitation and corruption. The area of North Bengal, where tea cultivation is the primary industry, has been dealing with a gruesome wave of starvation of more than 1.1 million tea-workers due to low or...

The Great Indian Education Crisis: RTE

 
/ June 14, 2013

80 videos on the lack of education facilities in India and counting. Here’s why VV thinks a campaign to¬†invigorate¬†the Right to Education Act is necessary As he studied at a night school in Mumbai, Amol Lalzare also juggled several odd jobs during the day tosupport his family. His lifelong dream...

MGNREGA Empowers Rural Women

 
/ July 22, 2011

Women from Mughalpura, Haryana have improved their earnings and opportunities due to the MGNREGA.

Exploiting The Poor In The Name Of Festivity

 
/ April 11, 2011

During Kumbh Mela festival, cleaners are hired with total disrespect for labour laws.