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Category: Informal Sector
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Disequilibrium: DISTURBIA 13.10.2018 Financial Chronicle
Mass migration and rampant urbanisation have left urban agglomerates creaking as civic amenities have broken down under the sustained human onslaught. Skilling and vocational development is crucial to arrest this emergent trend line as this peculiar strand of xenophobia against economic migrants takes shape leading to greater social disorder and unrest in India. With as many as 139 million moving about in India, it is leading to employment and economic displacement which comes with an attendant backlash Even as agriculture’s contribution over the years has diminished, the emphasis on services has been overplayed. In many ways, services acquired an altogether new hue, becoming the hot button item in India’s economic march. But for India to provide basic employment and deal with rapid urbanisation and mass migration, it requires jobs for the legionnaires coming off the assembly line. Mass employment remains a distant chimera. The economy likened to a prisoner in captivity is shackled by its own growth, ...
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Minimum wages in unorganised sector: SC dismisses Swami Agnivesh`s plea 12.10.2018 Zee News : India National
The Supreme Court Friday dismissed social activist  Swami Agnivesh's plea seeking minimum wages for around 50 crore workers in the unorganised sector.
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Maharashtra Slum Authority Pulled Up By Top Court Over "Negligence" 11.10.2018 NDTV News - Latest
The Supreme Court on Wednesday came down heavily on Maharashtra's slum rehabilitation authority (SRA) for trying to "shrug off" their responsibility in ensuring compliance of an Act meant for welfare...
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Olympics: Mount Fuji to serve as backdrop for 2020 time trials 10.10.2018 Reuters: Sports News
The foothills of Mount Fuji will be the setting for the individual time trial events at the Tokyo Olympics, 2020 organisers and world cycling's governing body (UCI) announced on Wednesday.
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Plea to open Old Jail complex for parking 8.10.2018 The Assam Tribune
Plea to open Old Jail complex for parking
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Decrying appointment of MLA Dingo as Chairman ; BMS members lock office 8.10.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
Decrying appointment of MLA Dingo as Chairman ; BMS members lock office
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ACOAM-Lup launches drive against defaulting bakeries 7.10.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
ACOAM-Lup launches drive against defaulting bakeries
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Naveen Patnaik Launches Scheme To Help Kids Of Construction Workers 7.10.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday launched 'Nirman Kusuma' programme for providing financial assistance to the children of the construction workers for their technical education in the...
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Over 35,000 Availed Benefits Under Ayushman Bharat So Far: Government 5.10.2018 NDTV News - India-news
In two weeks since the roll-out of the Centre's ambitious Ayushman Bharat- Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (AB-PMJAY), around 38,000 people have availed the benefits of the scheme, which has been...
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After Bagree Market, The Oberoi Grand raises fire alarm 3.10.2018 Rediff: Business
Hawkers, who have been doing business on the pavements in front of the plush hotel for decades, have wormed their way to occupy up to three-fourth of the area, making it a fire hazard.
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Kiosks, handcarts removed in MP Nagar, set up again hours later 3.10.2018 Central Chronicle » Bhopal
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, On Monday, action was taken to remove shops, kiosks, handcarts etc in front of the Dak Bhavan and Press Complex by the anti-encroachment squad of the Municipal Corporation, but the shops, kiosks, handcarts were again set up in the evening. It is noteworthy that due to no solid planning by the municipal corporation, […]
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State imports Rs 1,650 cr worth eggs, meat, milk annually 3.10.2018 The Assam Tribune
State imports Rs 1,650 cr worth eggs, meat, milk annually
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Zimbabwe sees faster GDP growth but budget deficit could hobble economy 1.10.2018 Reuters: World News
Zimbabwe's economy is likely to grow more than 5 percent in 2018, rather than the earlier estimate of 4.5 percent, but a widening budget deficit risks destabilising the financial sector and the whole economy, the finance minister said on Monday.
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Don’t do anything to dishonor the prestige of our mothers and sisters: Vice President tells Students 28.9.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has asked students to not to indulge in any activity that dishonor the prestige of our mothers and sisters and remain committed to highest moral and ethical values in their life.
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Labour welfare Administrative cost to be capped 27.9.2018 The Assam Tribune
Labour welfare Administrative cost to be capped
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Top 8 Tips to Grab a Personal Loan When You Are Self-Employed 26.9.2018 Sify Finance
According to a recent study, more than 473 million people in India are self-employed. This vast number represents the 51% of the total workforce of the country.
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Soccer: Cousin named as Gabon coach after Aubame declines offer 26.9.2018 Reuters: Sports News
Former Hull City and Rangers striker Daniel Cousin is the new Gabon coach after the father of the country's leading player, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, turned down the job.
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Online filing of registration and licensing applications by employers now mandatory 26.9.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Taking cognizance of the Government’s focus on making India “Digital India” by ensuring that various Government Services are made available to the citizens electronically and to provide trust based efficient public service delivery by bringing transparency and accountability in the system, Ministry of Labour and Employment has initiated the process for providing the facilities of registration and licensing mandatorily online on the Shram Suvidha Portal under i) The Contract Labour (Regulation and Abolition) Act, 1970 (37 of 1970), ii) The Inter-State Migrant Workmen (Regulation of Employment and Conditions of Service) Act, 1979 (30 of 1979), iii) The Building and Other Construction Workers (Regulation of Employment and Conditions of Service) Act, 1996 (27 of 1996).
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Tamil Nadu Truckers Hike Tariffs After Fuel Price Rise. Vegetables Hits 26.9.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Truckers in Tamil Nadu have hiked their tariff up to 25 per cent as diesel price moved closer to Rs 80 per litre. The state has around four and a half lakh trucks.
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Paytm Drives UPI adoption further; over 5 Mn offline merchants accept UPI payments 25.9.2018 Sify Finance
[India], Sep 25 (ANI): Paytm on Tuesday announced that over 5 million offline merchants out of its 9 million merchant-base now accept UPI-based payments.
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