Sunday, 26 June, 2022

Matt Day


On Camera


The Inc. logo sits on spools of labels inside the company's fulfilment center in Koblenz, Germany | Photo: Alex Kraus | Bloomberg File Photo

Amazon’s hiring binge, warehouse expansion during pandemic prove too much as demand cools

The company was overstaffed for much of the first quarter, which in Amazon's warehouses mean workers sitting idle or managers asking for volunteers to go home without pay.


Nirmala Sitharaman being sworn in as defence minister by President Ram Nath Kovind

The biggest challenges Nirmala Sitharaman will face as India’s new Defence Minister

Sitharaman, who is only the second woman defence minister in India's history, is expected to work closely with the Finance Minister to take key industry-related decisions

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.