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Nobel Prize

3 US-based economists given Nobel Prize for work on banks

The committee said their work had shown in their research “why avoiding bank collapses is vital

10 Oct 2022 8:23 PM

French writer Annie Ernaux awarded Nobel Prize in literature

Mats Malm, permanent secretary of the Swedish Academy, announced the winner Thursday in Stockholm, Sweden

06 Oct 2022 5:25 PM

Nobel physics prize goes to 3 for climate discoveries

The winners were announced Tuesday by Goran Hansson, secretary-general of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

05 Oct 2021 4:59 PM

Nobel Prize honors discovery of temperature, touch receptors

David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian focused their work on the field of somatosensation

04 Oct 2021 11:47 PM

Farrukh Dhondy | Will vaccine philantrophy be deserving of a Nobel?

In 2019, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to Abiy Ahmed, the Prime Minister of Ethiopia

12 Sep 2021 2:50 AM

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Nobel a byproduct, India needs culture for first-rate science: Venki

The Indian Constitution talks of having a scientific temper, but “the Constitution and the budget are not in sync,” the scientist said.

05 Feb 2020 3:02 AM

Can't prove point of view by criticising my son: Abhijit Banerjee's mother

'Such comments won't help them prove their own point of view,' Nirmala Banerjee told reporters.

22 Oct 2019 8:29 AM

BJP Bengal chief strikes different note, feels Abhijit Banerjee can help economy

Recently, Piyush Goyal criticised Banerjee, saying he is 'left-leaning' and the people has 'totally rejected' his thinking.

21 Oct 2019 2:03 PM

I only provided data: Nobel laureate Banerjee on NYAY, lauds govt schemes

Congress in its manifesto promised to deposit Rs 72,000 annually under the NYAY scheme to poorest Indian families.

20 Oct 2019 9:12 AM

Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee visits alma matter JNU

Couple Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo jointly won the 2019 Nobel Economics Prize with Harvard's Michael Kremer.

19 Oct 2019 6:55 PM

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The Bongo-fication of a Nobel Laureate

To make matters worse, Banerjee is also Amartya Sen’s protégé. Oh dear! Amartya babu, also a Bengali Nobel Laureate, is not on NaMo’s speed dial.

19 Oct 2019 4:40 AM

Abhijit Banerjee belongs to Left ideology India rejected: Piyush Goyal

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi congratulated Banerjee on winning the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences.

18 Oct 2019 8:20 PM

Sighting the Nobel stars

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali won the Nobel Prize for Peace for his efforts to resolve the border conflict with neighbouring Eritrea.

18 Oct 2019 1:52 AM

Sweden stands by 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature amid controversy

Swedish Academy defends choice for 2019 Nobel literature prize.

17 Oct 2019 7:29 PM

PM should attend to work, have less photo ops: Kapil Sibal

Senior Congress leader took a swipe at PM Modi over Nobel Prize winner Abhijit Banerjee's remarks that Indian economy is on shaky ground.

15 Oct 2019 12:36 PM

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Rahul congratulates Abhijit Banerjee, criticises 'Modinomics' for destroying economy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi also congratulated the economist for winning the Nobel prize.

15 Oct 2019 11:28 AM

It’s a tie: Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo share Booker Prize for Fiction

Founded in 1969, the prize is open to English-language authors from around the world.

15 Oct 2019 10:14 AM

‘Immense pride’: Manmohan Singh congratulates Nobel Prize winner Abhijeet Banerjee

Amartya Sen was the first Indian economist to win the Nobel Prize in 1998.

15 Oct 2019 9:27 AM

Indian economy on shaky ground: Nobel awardee Abhijit Banerjee

The 58-year-old economist bagged the coveted prize jointly with his wife Esther Duflo and another economist.

14 Oct 2019 8:24 PM

Feting Handke’s inhumanity?

The choice of falsehood to make his case betrayed a mindset, all too common among far right nationalists.

12 Oct 2019 12:00 AM

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