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Oxfam wants India to sign Global Arms Treaty

Asking India to support the proposed 'Global Arms Trade Treaty' set to be discussed at the United Nations General Assembly next month, a confederation of NGOs from across the world Wednesday said......

Indian-origin retired Major in UK returns honour in protest

A former Indian-origin soldier-turned-politician in the UK has returned his Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire in protest against what he feels is the misuse of the honour......

The odd, odd world we live in!

This week’s collection of unbelievably unusual images from across the world. A protester takes part in a demonstration against tax havens in London. The protest, organised by Oxfam, Action......

PHOTOS: It's an odd, crazy world out there!

Here's your weekly digest of photographs that prove that it's a odd, crazy world out there! A man joins in the celebrations during a St Patrick’s Day party and concert in Trafalgar square in......

Aftershocks haunt Nepal's villages, relief out of reach

Quake after quake continue to jolt the Himalayan nation. Aid is arriving in Nepal, but its far flung villages remain cut off, two weeks after the April 25 horror. Villagers live amid debris and the......

Richest 1% to soon own more than rest of the world: Oxfam

The richest 1 per cent people in the world will soon have more wealth than the remaining 99 per cent of the global population, says a report. The Oxfam report on Monday came ahead of the annual......

G20 countries should tackle tax havens: Oxfam

Ahead of G20 meet in South Korea, think-tank Oxfam said on Wednesday the bloc of 20 countries should devise methods to tackle tax havens, so that the interest of developing nations could be......

Oxfam slams rich nation on subsidy

A report by international agency Oxfam on Monday flayed rich countries for using World Trade Organisation, as the "battleground to force poor nations to open their markets and then dumping excess......

Time to end tax havens: Richest 1% own 58% of India's total wealth

Globally, just 8 billionaires have same amount of wealth as the poorest 50% of the world population. In signs of rising income inequality, India's richest 1 per cent now hold a huge 58 per cent of......

62 people in the world have same wealth as 3.5 billion

Wealth of the richest 62 people rose 44% in the five years since 2010, while that of the bottom half fell by 41% Just 62 individuals had the same wealth as 3.5 billion people - the bottom half of......

Tennis fan wins big for UK charity from beyond grave

A bet placed nearly a decade ago by a tennis aficionado has won a British charity more than 100,000 pounds after tennis legend Roger Federer secured his seventh Wimbledon win. Nicholas Newlife, an......
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Standing up for 99%

Since 2015, the richest 1 percent on Earth has owned more wealth than the rest. This in a nutshell is the reason why rights group Oxfam has chosen... ...

http://www.sentinelassam.com/editorial/story.php?sec=3&subsec=0&id=295106&dtP=2017-01-17&ppr=1#295106
Citizens to fight back with #IWillGoOut

BENGALURU: Come Saturday (January 21), citizens of Bengaluru will wake up to a clarion call to reclaim safe public spaces for women. #IWillGoOut is... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/bengaluru-mass-molestations-citizens-to-fight-back-with-iwillgoout/articleshow/56629018.cms
India Among Top Six Promising Markets, But Slips One Notch

DAVOS: India features among top six for global executives when it comes to overall growth prospects over the next 12 months, but enthusiasm for... ...

http://www.siliconindia.com/news/general/India-Among-Top-Six-Promising-Markets-But-Slips-One-Notch-nid-200932-cid-1.html
A tale of two speeches as Davos week begins

DAVOS: The global elite kicked off four days of earnest debate and Alpine partying Tuesday in the Swiss ski resort of Davos, in a week bookended by... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/europe/a-tale-of-two-speeches-as-davos-week-begins/articleshow/56624293.cms
NGOs call for rejecting politics of fear and division

Davos, Jan 17 : Days before Donald Trump assumes office of the US President, a group of global non-profit groups today asked world leaders here at... ...

http://www.india.com/news/world/ngos-call-for-rejecting-politics-of-fear-and-division-1763974/

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