What led to Koregaon violence?

The sirens screamed and so did the night. Vehicles torched, burned and dusted. Thousands marched on to the street to commemorate the 200 year old tinge of a historical affair on the eve of a new year. Yes, that was a sight of the Koregaon- Bhima (Maharashtra) violence between the pride of the Marathas “Ek Maratha, lakh Maratha” and the Dalit uprising that has been … Continue reading What led to Koregaon violence?

8 richest people in the world own 50 percent of the world’s wealth: Survey

A report by Oxfam reads that the 8 richest people in the world owned approximately 50% of the world’s wealth. Its report “An economy for the 99%” states that “New estimates show that just eight men own the same wealth as the poorest half of the world. As growth benefits the richest, the rest of society – especially the poorest – suffers. The very design … Continue reading 8 richest people in the world own 50 percent of the world’s wealth: Survey