You are here : Home

Thursday, 01 January 1970 |
 
 
 
Sunday Edition

Shackles of modern-day slavery

19 Jun 2016 | Biswajeet Banerjee

Millions of men, women and children in India live and work in slave-like conditions — bonded labour, sex trafficking, child labour, domestic servitude and many other forms. This raises a big question mark on the efficacy of the very laws that vouch to end the inhuman practice, writes Biswajeet Banerjee “My father had taken a loan of Rs7,000 from a bhatta maalik (brick kiln owner) around four decades ago for my...

Read More

STATE EDITIONS

Pravir Kumar likely to be elevated as officiating Chief Secretary

25 Jun 2016 | PNS | Lucknow

Agriculture Production Commissioner (APC) Pravir Kumar is likely to be elevated as officiating Chief Secretary on June 30, after the retirement of the present incumbent Alok Ranjan. The present Chief Secretary is on an extension of three months and has refused a second extension...

Read More

SOUNDBITE

We don’t know why India showed its desperation and allowed the country to be equated with Pakistan on the issue of NSG membership.

Congress senior spokesman | Anand Sharma

I am actually dying to get married and have been waiting for the other party to agree. Men have no say... It's the women who decide it all.

Actor | Salman Khan

Brexit will provide the country better market access to the EU and England, even as there will be some market volatility for now.

State Bank of India Chairperson | Arundhati Bhattacharya
Page generated in 0.468 seconds.