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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......

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......

Mass exodus: 400 million people headed to cash-strapped Indian cities

The time is ripe for debate on city governments in India While local governments in China get 25% of total public revenue, it is only 3% in India, indicating the parlous state of finances in......

A staggering $18 trillion unaccounted money stashed in tax havens

A worker counts U.S. dollar bills and Philippine pesos inside a money changer in Manila. Photograph: Romeo Ranoco/Reuters Around  $18 trillion worth unaccounted money is stashed in tax......
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Indonesia tax amnesty nets $330 bln - now for reform

By Gayatri Suroyo and Hidayat Setiaji JAKARTA (Reuters) - Southeast Asia's biggest economy this month is winding up one of world's most successful... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/indonesia-tax-amnesty-nets-330-bln---now-for-reform-news-crime-rdvmdWcjghjag.html
OXFAM India, NCDS Organised a Round Table Panel Discussion on District Mineral Foundation

Report by Odisha Diary bureau, Bhubaneswar: Nabakrushna Choudhury Centre for Development Studies (NCDS) in joint collaboration with OXFAM India... ...

http://www.orissadiary.com/CurrentNews.asp?id=72758
'Lipstick Under My Burkha' to open New York Indian Film Fest

"Lipstick Under My Burkha", which has failed to get clearance from India's censor board, will open the 17th edition of the prestigious New York... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/national-news/lipstick-under-my-burkha-to-open-new-york-indian-film-fest-54652.html
Konkona Sen Sharma lashes out at censor board

Actress Konkona Sen Sharma has slammed the censor board for denying a certificate to her film 'Lipstick under my Burkha'. The film, directed by... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/bollywood-news/fed-up-with-censor-board-konkona-sen-sharma-on-banning-her-film-53612.html
Are top firms in India transparent, accountable & responsible? Here's what the experts say

Oxfam India, in collaboration with the Corporate Responsibility Watch, Praxis and Partners in Change, recently released the second edition of the... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/india/are-top-firms-in-india-transparent-accountable-responsible-here-s-what-the-experts-say.html

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