Gender parity: Indian women far behind

Engagement of urban women has seen a rise but has declined in low-skilled and industrial sectors. India moves forward in celebrating women entrepreneurs and in the working sector however, the society still remains far from being unbiased on gender basis especially. We continue to have the lowest-female participation rate in the workforce. Deepti Sudhindra, owner […]

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Lockdown brings trouble for Ludhiana hosiery industry

Ninety-five percent of hosiery industries in the city are running in losses. Ludhiana: While people stay indoors in their pyjamas, the people making these pyjamas struggle. The hosiery industry in the city has been suffering losses since the pandemic. Vipul Goel, owner of Makhan Hosiery Works (Goel Industries), said that 95 percent of the hosiery […]

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