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Farm laws and the studied silence of India's original reforms team
India

Farm laws and the studied silence of India's original reforms team

The absence of bipartisan political thinking has resulted in many critical policy reforms remaining stuck

WATCH: Nobel Laureate Robert Wilson knocks on fellow recipient's door late at night to share news
World

WATCH: Nobel Laureate Robert Wilson knocks on fellow recipient's door late at night to share news

When the Nobel Committee was unable reach Paul Milgrom to announce the good news - he had won the Nobel Prize in economics - fellow winner Robert Wilson decided to take the matter into his own hands

Nobel Prize in Economics awarded to Paul Milgrom, Robert Wilson for contributions and innovation in auction theory
World

Nobel Prize in Economics awarded to Paul Milgrom, Robert Wilson for contributions and innovation in auction theory

The duo used the results of fundamental theories economics, in auction formats, which have spread globally.

Amartya Sen to be awarded the 2020 Peace Prize of the German Book Trade for his work on issues around global justice
Lifestyle

Amartya Sen to be awarded the 2020 Peace Prize of the German Book Trade for his work on issues around global justice

To be presented by the German Publishers and Booksellers Association, Börsenverein, the award will recognise Amartya Sen's contribution in addressing questions around social inequality in education and healthcare.

Days after Piyush Goyal's 'Left-leaning' remark, Narendra Modi meets Abhijit Banerjee, says economist's 'passion for human empowerment is visible'
India

Days after Piyush Goyal's 'Left-leaning' remark, Narendra Modi meets Abhijit Banerjee, says economist's 'passion for human empowerment is visible'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Nobel Laureate Abhijit Banerjee on Tuesday and said that the economist's 'passion' towards human empowerment was 'clearly visible'. Modi's meeting with Banerjee comes days after Union minister and BJP leader Piyush Goyal dubbed him 'Left-leaning'.

Rahul Gandhi dubs Piyush Goyal a 'bigot' for calling Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee 'totally Left-leaning', says 'can't explain it to them'
Politics

Rahul Gandhi dubs Piyush Goyal a 'bigot' for calling Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee 'totally Left-leaning', says 'can't explain it to them'

Rahul Gandhi dubbed Piyush Goyal a 'bigot' in a tweet on Sunday. Sharing an interview of Nobel winner Abhijit Banerjee, where the economist is reacting to Minister of Railways and Commerce and Industry Goyal's recent comments on Banerjee being 'totally Left-leaning', Rahul said, 'Please be certain that millions of Indians are proud of your work.'

PK Mishra takes charge as principal secretary, replaces Narendra Modi’s top bureaucratic aide Nripendra Misra
India

PK Mishra takes charge as principal secretary, replaces Narendra Modi’s top bureaucratic aide Nripendra Misra

Former additional principal secretary to Prime Minister, PK Mishra was on Wednesday appointed as the principal secretary to Narendra Modi

DU 8th cut off list 2019: Eighth list of selected candidates out on du.ac.in for UG courses in Economics, English, History, Pol Science, Hindi and BCom
India

DU 8th cut off list 2019: Eighth list of selected candidates out on du.ac.in for UG courses in Economics, English, History, Pol Science, Hindi and BCom

At Hindu College, BA (Honours) Economics is available at a cut-off of 97.62 percent, while at Daulat Ram College, same course is available at a cut-off of 95.75 percent

IMF's $6 bn loan to Pakistan may end up supporting its terror infrastructure instead of salvaging its sinking economy
Business

IMF's $6 bn loan to Pakistan may end up supporting its terror infrastructure instead of salvaging its sinking economy

IMF loan has been given to Pakistan for improving the management of public enterprises, strengthening institutions, combating financing of terrorism efforts, among other things

Read an excerpt from 'What the Economy Needs Now': Raghuram Rajan's thoughts on banking reforms
Analysis

Read an excerpt from 'What the Economy Needs Now': Raghuram Rajan's thoughts on banking reforms

What the Economy Needs Now is a collection of essays by Indian economists, each tackling an issue facing the country, and providing suggestions for economic growth.

Sop-onomics beats economics
India

Sop-onomics beats economics

The campaign for the 2019 Lok Sabha election has been dominated by competing welfarism

Subramanian Swamy says Modi, Jaitley don't know economics as they dub India fifth largest economy, not third
India

Subramanian Swamy says Modi, Jaitley don't know economics as they dub India fifth largest economy, not third

Subramanian Swamy claimed that neither Narendra Modi nor Arun Jaitley knew economics, as they dub India the fifth largest economy instead of the third.

William Nordhaus and Paul Romer from US win the 2018 Nobel Economics Prize
science

William Nordhaus and Paul Romer from US win the 2018 Nobel Economics Prize

Nordhaus, Romer integrated climate change and technological innovation into macroeconomic analysis.

Delhi Police hands over list of students who received leaked Class 10th and 12th exam papers to CBSE
India

Delhi Police hands over list of students who received leaked Class 10th and 12th exam papers to CBSE

The Delhi police has sent to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) a list of students who had allegedly received the leaked Class 10th mathematics and Class 12th economics question papers

CBSE result 2018: Class 10th result to be declared today at 4 pm; here's how and when to check score
India

CBSE result 2018: Class 10th result to be declared today at 4 pm; here's how and when to check score

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will announce the Class 10 results today (29 May), days after it announced that the Class 12 result 2018 on its official website: cbse.nic.in.

CBSE 12th Result 2018: CBSE Class 12 results declared; check score on cbse.nic.in
India

CBSE 12th Result 2018: CBSE Class 12 results declared; check score on cbse.nic.in

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has declared the results of the Class 12 examinations today. Students who appeared for the exams can visit the official website to check their results.

Supreme Court dismisses plea seeking CBI probe into CBSE paper leak, decision to conduct re-examination
India

Supreme Court dismisses plea seeking CBI probe into CBSE paper leak, decision to conduct re-examination

The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed a plea seeking a CBI probe into the CBSE paper leak case and the Board's order to conduct re-examination.

CBSE tells Delhi HC that the decision to not conduct Class X Maths re-exam was based on a trend analysis
India

CBSE tells Delhi HC that the decision to not conduct Class X Maths re-exam was based on a trend analysis

CBSE told Delhi HC that decision to not hold re-exam of leaked Class X Maths paper was taken after doing trend analysis of Science, Maths & English papers.

Delhi HC dismisses plea to change date of CBSE Class 12 economics test, re-exam to be conducted on 25 April
India

Delhi HC dismisses plea to change date of CBSE Class 12 economics test, re-exam to be conducted on 25 April

Delhi High Court dismissed a plea seeking rescheduling of the re-examination of the class XII economics paper, which the CBSE has decided to conduct on 25 April following an alleged leak