ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Right to Raw Materials: Question of Hank Yarn

Handloom weaving provides a major source of livelihood for lakhs of people in rural and urban areas and the handloom sector's entitlements - to raw materials, credit and markets - must be met and any government policy on textiles has to be based on a clear understanding of these continuing requirements.

Impact of Trade Unions, Employment and Technology on Wages

This study, covering a two-decade period, shows that on the whole trade unions have experienced an erosion in their strength. Also, with the introduction of new technology in the cotton textile industry, the tussle is now between workers and machines, with mills acquiring sophistication and cutting production costs through reduced employment.
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