Women workers have to face severe health-related complications due to unsafe factory conditions; stringent rules; frequent overtime work along with daily long working hours; and the absence of maternity leave.
The Indian Housing Project in Sri Lanka with a grant of over US$ 350 million is the largest Indian grant assistance project in any country.
“We cannot resort to any pre-judgment without evidence. These are bodies that have been heaped up. And no one knows who did this. We have to find out," said Judicial Medical Officer S.Rajapaksa
Twenty top-level Indian opposition political leaders who met in Kolkata unanimously resolved to remove the Bharatiya Janata Party government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
By P.K.Balachandran Colombo, January 19 (The Citizen): Sri Lanka’s premier Tamil party, the Tamil National Alliance (TNA), is caught in a cleft stick. On the one hand, it has to cooperate with and need be prop up the United National Front (UNF) government led by Ranil Wickremesinghe. The Tamils see Wickremesinghe as being sympathetic to their interests and concerns in...
Abu Dhabi, January 3 (newsin.asia): The 2019 AFC Asian Cup’s group stage is over — it is time for the knockout rounds. This is by far the most dramatic part of the tournament, as the time to crown a champion draws nearer. From 24 teams its now down to 16 teams. After this round, the winners will play in a quarterfinal...
Hunger for profits makes managements exploit helpless female workers who comprise 80% of the workforce.
Appreciating Sri Lankan President Maitrhipala Sirisena’s commitment to Agriculture a piece of land in the IRRI was named after him. It was his fourth visit to the IRRI.
Ambassador Cheng Xueyuan assured minister Mano Ganeshan that signboards in Chinese project sites will be written in Tamil also, and that an embassy official will be working with Ganeshan's ministry in this matter.
The Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam – Fazl (JUI-F) leader Maulana Rafiullah Qasmi said that the women's bicycle rally will spread obscenity. But some women bikers like Aneeqa Ali are defiant.