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17 Jan 2023
Know what does the OXFAM report on economic inequality says?
OXFAM has presented a report on economic inequality in India. According to the report, 50 percent of India's population owns only 3 percent of the country's wealth. The country's 21 billionaires have more wealth than the wealth of 700 million Indians.
16 Jan 2023
India's richest 1% now own more than 40% of country's total wealth: New study
Oxfam International's annual inequality report said that if India's billionaires are taxed once at 2 per cent on their entire wealth, it would support the requirement of Rs 40,423 crore for the nutrition of malnourished in the country for the next three years.
05 Dec 2022
Only 31% women in India own mobile phones - BIG REASON for inequality: Oxfam
Oxfam India's latest 'India Inequality Report 2022: Digital Divide' report said on Monday that the reach of digital technologies remains limited to largely male, urban, upper-caste, and upper-class households and individuals.
15 Sep 2022
Non-SCs, STs earn more than SCs, STs, non-Muslims: Oxfam India
According to report, 15.6% of the urban Muslim population were engaged in regular salaried jobs whereas 23.3 per cent of non-Muslims were in regular salaried jobs in 2019-20.
09 Sep 2022
Income Tax survey undertaken without giving reason, claims Oxfam India
IT raids were conducted at offices of the Centre for Policy Research, Oxfam India, Independent and Public-Spirited Media Foundation (IPSMF) All the firms submitted they did not do anything unlawful
23 May 2022
Profiting from Pain: Covid created one new billionaire every 30 hrs, says
Oxfam International has released a new report titled 'Profiting from Pain'. It said that the Covid-19 pandemic has seen one new billionaire emerging every 30 hours. Nearly one million people could be pushed into extreme poverty every 33 hours in 2022, the report by Nairobi-based charity said.
World's richest list
18 Jan 2022
World's 10 richest will take 414 years to spend their combined wealth: Study
A study by Oxfam International has said that it would take the 10 billionaires 414 years to spend their combined wealth at a rate of a million dollars each per day.
18 Jan 2022
India's 10 richest can fund school of every child for 25 years, finds study
Indian billionaires saw their combined fortunes more than double during Covid pandemic, a new study has shown. Their count shot up by 39 per cent to 142. Study said that an additional 1% tax on richest 10% can provide India with nearly 17.7 lakh extra oxygen cylinders.
09 Apr 2020
Coronavirus crisis could plunge half a billion people into poverty: Oxfam
The report released by the Nairobi-based charity ahead of next week`s International Monetary Fund (IMF)/World Bank annual meeting calculated the impact of the crisis on global poverty due to shrinking household incomes or consumption.
21 Jan 2020
DNA: Analysis of the gap between rich and poor
Why is the economic distance between rich and poor increasing; Watch this special segment of DNA to know...
21 Jan 2019
World's 26 richest people own as much as poorest 50%: Oxfam
In an annual wealth check released to mark the start of the World Economic Forum in Davos, the development charity said 2018 had been a year in which the rich had grown richer and the poor poorer, reports the Guardian.
21 Jan 2019
Wealth of richest 9 Indians equivalent to bottom 50% of population: Oxfam
The findings of the study were released before the start of the five-day World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting in Davos.
02 Jan 2019
SOS Children's Village, creating a safe environment for unsupported children
A Children's Village, which is providing a stable and caring family environment to unprivileged and vulnerable children in India. SOS Children's Village came into existence in India in 1964 with an aim to take care of children who have lost parental care. Watch this video to know more.
Oxfam deputy chief
12 Feb 2018
Oxfam deputy chief quits over sex scandal allegations
Oxfam deputy chief resigned on Monday taking "full responsibility" for the behaviour of the British charity's staff in Haiti.
22 Jan 2018
Rising disparity: Richest 1% in India corner 73% of wealth generated, says survey
The richest 1 per cent in India cornered 73 per cent of the wealth generated in the country last year, a new survey showed, presenting a worrying picture of rising income inequality.
16 Jan 2017
Eight men own half the world's wealth: Oxfam
Eight men own the same wealth as half the world's population, a level of inequality which "threatens to pull our societies apart", Oxfam said on Monday ahead of the World Economic Forum opening in Davos.
World's wealthiest people
19 Jan 2016
Who are the 62 richest people that own same wealth as half world's population? Have a look
The wealth of the richest 62 people has risen by 44 percent since 2010, while the wealth of the poorest 3.5 billion fell 41 percent.
World's wealthiest people
18 Jan 2016
Richest 62 people own same as half world's population: Oxfam
The wealth of the richest 62 people has risen by 44 percent since 2010.
23 Jan 2015
'$18 trillion unaccounted black money stashed in tax havens'
A staggering USD 18 trillion worth unaccounted money is stashed in tax havens and ploughing back that amount into the global economy can help lift people from poverty, says Oxfam.
19 Jan 2015
Richest 1% to own more than 99% of people by 2016: Oxfam
The richest 1 percent people in the world will soon have more wealth than the remaining 99 percent of the global population, says a report.
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