The industry is going through a transition which is causing pain among the producers. From a feed-in-tariff based system to an auction-based system. However, the pain seems to be temporary at least till the central government announces a final policy. The delay in launching of the wind power policy is adding to the pressure on the sector. … [Read more...] about Is it labour pains for the wind power sector?
However, a slowdown in their customer countries and structural technological changes have led to the sacking of employees, especially at the middle level. The high priced middle-level employees were replaced by cheaper fresh candidates. Though it made business sense to replace high-cost employees with lower cost ones, especially if there was not much difference in their skill sets, questions were been raised in the manner in which they were sacked. … [Read more...] about Did Karnataka govt shoot itself in the leg by clearing the IT union?
Nitish Kumar, however, is right on one count. There needs to be a debate on the reservation, but not for extending it to the private sector but to rein in reservations so that deserving students and candidates of future generations do not have to migrate in order to secure better prospects. … [Read more...] about Reservation in private sector – an idea that needs a quiet burial
Trump, who is also accompanied by daughter Ivanka, son-in-law Jared Kushner and top brass of his administration, will get a taste of India's cultural melange during his high- optics Gujarat itinerary, after the bonhomie between the two leaders at the 'Howdy, Modi!' event in Houston last year. … [Read more...] about PM Modi welcomes US president Donald Trump at Ahmedabad airport
At the time of the attack, four people, including Anees, were inside the house. Luckily, they escaped on time and were given safe passage by paramilitary troops present in the area. However, all of their life’s savings are gone now as the inferno engulfed all the money they had kept aside for two family weddings that were to take place in the coming months. … [Read more...] about Delhi violence: Rioters set fire to BSF jawan’s house, call him ‘Pakistani’