Indian billionaires increased their wealth by 35% during Covid
  • Indian billionaires increased their wealth by 35% during Covid(12:38)

    New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) As the pandemic severely hit the economy leaving millions out of job, the wealth of Indian billionaires increased by 35 per cent during the lockdown and by 90 per cent since 2009 to $422.9 billion, ranking India sixth after the US, China, Germany, Russia and France, a new report by Oxfam said on Monday.

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Industry-institute initiative to make banana farmers to go bananas
  • Industry-institute initiative to make banana farmers to go bananas(10:32)
    By Venkatachari Jagannathan

    Chennai, Jan 23 (IANS) A three way industry-institute-Tamil Nadu government organisation-collaborative effort to increase the value-added products from banana plantation is expected to make the banana farmers in the country go bananas.

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