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TRADE UNIONS AND ELECTORAL POLITICS

I work with South Asian Trade Unions. Interesting as it is, it throws up quite a number of challenges. Of many, Trade Unionists being involved in electoral politics, is one of the very important challenges. I personally do not mind Trade Unions or Unionist having a political ideology or for that matter even participating in elections. In fact, I would…

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FROM THE MARGINS

The Debate and Dilemma of Transit

by M M Ali and Altaf Parvez, Transit Study Group, Dhaka The pros and cons of granting transit to India have been debated over the years, but several vital issues remain hazy. The Transit Study Group delves deeper to find the answers. This article first appeared in PROBENEWS and is posted here with the permission of Altaf Parvez, one of…

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