1. Who wants to be a water carrier? 23000 applicants

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    This is the story of the other India that is a constant at employment exchanges across the country. `The Tribune‘ has a fascinating story from the Sector 26 Recruit Training Centre of the Chandigarh Police. The candidates are appearing for the Class IV post of water carriers in the Indian...
  2. The Indian jobs paradox

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    By G Mohan One of India’s puzzles is that in this country workers cannot find jobs and employers cannot find workers. Labour exploitation co-exists with overpaid workers. The Indian labour market is very inefficient and therefore cannot match the jobs to workers.  The great rush for jobs in the organised...