DailyO - Opinion News & Analysis on Latest Breaking News India
English   |   Bangla


 |  4-minute read
Labour party, Unemployment in India, May day, Labour day

May Day: On a day to honour labour and work, with few jobs at hand, does India's youth even know what to observe?

In 1923, when Labour Day was first observed in India, it was to demand the right of dignity to labourers. The narrative has shifted today to first demand the right to employment.


 |  4-minute read
M Singaravelu Chettiar, K Kamaraj, Triumph of Labour, May day

May Day: India needs to take its labour rights seriously

Political parties and civil society will do well to introspect and realign their paths.


 |  7-minute read
Narendra Modi, Ease of doing business rankings, Labour Laws, May day

Why there is anger against Modi government this May Day

The BJP-led NDA government's sole agenda is to climb up the ratings in World Bank's 'ease of doing business' chart at the cost of the working class.