Monday, Dec 09, 2019 | Last Update : 07:53 PM IST

Nobel Prize

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

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

ADVERTISEMENT

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

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

ADVERTISEMENT

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

‘Shame is sealed as a new value’: Outrage over Nobel for Peter Handke

Emir Suljagic, a survivor of the massacre of more than 8,000 Muslim males from Srebrenica by Serbs, echoed him.

11 Oct 2019 11:17 AM

ADVERTISEMENT

Trump complains that he deserves honour, says ‘no idea why Obama got Nobel Prize

The US President was speaking at a bilateral meeting with Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly.

24 Sep 2019 2:31 PM

Journalist Ravish Kumar wins 2019 Ramon Magsaysay Award

Kumar, 44, who is NDTV India’s senior executive editor is one of India’s most influential TV journalists, the award citation said.

02 Aug 2019 10:42 AM

Restoration centre to preserve the work of Ernest Hemingway

Hemingway centre opens in Cuba to preserve writer's work.

01 Apr 2019 11:27 AM

Nobel out of reach: Elusive desire for greatness

Dalit Bahujans have to be fed, clothed and cared for without adequate cultural or material dividends for the nation.

21 Oct 2018 1:43 AM

Nobel out of reach: Black scientist yet to make it to Nobel

Change can only be achieved through strong and effective government action, but by definition marginalised groups have little political power.

21 Oct 2018 1:37 AM

ADVERTISEMENT