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Apr 04, 2017
Kailash Satyarthi calls cabinet nod to anti-child labour ILO conventions historicNobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi has welcomed the government's decision to ratify two fundamental conventions of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) to address concerns related to child labour.
Mar 30, 2017
Pakistani Nobel laureate Abdus Salam's cousin killed 'over religious beliefs'A prominent local leader of the Ahmadi community and a relative of Nobel laureate Abdus Salam was brutally gunned down in Pakistan's Nankana Sahib city on Thursday morning.
Mar 17, 2017
Anti-demonetisation experts like Amartya Sen stand exposed: economist Jagdish Bhagwati"On the effects of demonetisation on growth, I should say that I was the one economist who had argued (with my co-authors), from first principles, that demonetisation would increase, not diminish, growth," he said.
Mar 06, 2017
Narendra Modi vs Congress: Why the growth debate must move beyond GDP numbersA political debate on economic issues are indeed good but, it is time politicians went beyond merely the GDP numbers and looked at the core issues on the ground
Mar 01, 2017
UP Election 2017: Narendra Modi says hard work is above Harvard at Maharajganj rallyMocking economists, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said "hard work is more powerful than Harvard" as the latest GDP data shows demonetisation did not affect growth rate, rather the figures improved.
Feb 25, 2017
Amartya Sen: Govt might benefit in short run by stifling opinion, but memories will stayAmartya Sen was speaking with Firstpost in light of the re-launch of an expanded version of Collective Choice & Social Welfare
Jan 12, 2017
Why PM Modi must pay attention to Amartya Sen’s criticism on note banThe questions raised by Nobel laureate Amartya Sen should be an eye-opener for the Modi government
Dec 31, 2016
Demonetisation done without thinking about consequence: Nobel laureate Amartya SenDecision on demoetisation was taken hurriedly without thinking of consequences,” said Amartya Sen
Dec 12, 2016
100 million for 100 million: Nobel Laureates, leaders launch child rights campaignThe 100 million for 100 million campaign will call upon young people to learn about their rights & the lives of other children, who live in dire conditions.
Dec 10, 2016
Nobel laureates, world leaders come together for children summit in the capitalThe Rashtrapati Bhavan will serve as the venue for the Laureates and Leaders for Children Summit 2016 from 10-11 December.