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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......

Donald in the House: What Indians must know

'It behoves us in India to watch how the US is pushing back.''It's a lesson in rising to the defence of Constitutional values when the administration won't,' says Mitali Saran.Illustration: Uttam......

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......

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......

Rescuers race against time, fear reigns in quake-hit Nepal

  Image: A family rush for safety during a strong aftershock after an earthquake, in Kathmandu, Nepal. Photograph: Adnan Abidi/Reuters Racing against time, rescuers on Sunday waded through......

1% Indians own 73% of its wealth

The wealth of India's richest 1 per cent increased by over Rs 20.9 lakh crore during 2017.  IMAGE: Image used for representational purpose only.The who's who of India Inc line up to meet......

How the super rich stash money abroad

'Tax dodging through tax havens is one of the ways multinational corporations and the super-rich in India are using to evade taxes.' Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com The Paradise Papers......

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......

Climate deal needed if Bill Gates' billions are to help poor nations

During the Paris talks, experts said, negotiators must map out ways for rich countries to provide funds poor countries need to prepare to receive new technology. Heads of state and big-name......
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Amitabh Behar is Oxfam India CEO

Oxfam India on Monday announced the appointment of Amitabh Behar as Chief Executive Officer of the organisation that fights against inequality,... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a821047.html
Linking solar energy with agriculture in India

The World Economic Forum annual meeting last month revealed some startling facts about India and the world's economy. The Oxfam survey highlighted... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a820649.html
Data delight, debatable prognosis of the future

It has been two-and-a-half centuries since Adam Smith laid down the foundation of free-market economic theory in his 'Wealth of Nations'. And in... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/business-economy-news/new-wealth-of-nations-review-data-delight-debatable-prognosis-of-the-future-104754.html
This International Women's Day India needs to vouch to bring its women to work

Long before #MetToo, long before hashtags were even a thing, the International Women's Day started mainstreaming the issue of women's rights. For... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/life-society-news/this-internationalwomensday-india-needs-to-vouch-to-bring-its-women-to-work-102107.html
No vacancy for SCs and STs. Will India Inc ever be inclusive

Nobody likes to be regulated; least of all the corporate sector. For close to a decade, India Inc successfully avoided taking up the responsibility... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/business-economy-news/no-vacancy-for-scs-and-sts-will-india-inc-ever-be-inclusive-101053.html

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