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Time poverty: Unpaid work keeps Indian women out of jobs, disempowered

Women in low-income households are also more driven to find paid work than women in higher income households where not working can be a marker of social status, as per the report

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Tish Sanghera | IndiaSpend  |  Mumbai 



Women from Shaama village. Photo: Sandeep Ahuja
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When her black feature-phone buzzed with news of a pregnant woman going into labour, Damsari Ozre rushed to finish as much housework as she could before leaving to attend to the birth.

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First Published: Mon, March 25 2019. 09:33 IST

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