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Oct 14, 2019
Indian-American Abhijit Banerjee wins Nobel in Economics: Masters from JNU, professor at MIT; all you need to knowBanerjee, born in 1961 in Mumbai, received his undergraduate degree from the University of Calcutta, and a master's degree from the Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi.
Sep 24, 2019
Inside Bill's Brain review: Netflix docu series focuses more on Gates Foundation and less on Microsoft co-founderNetflix docu-series Inside Bill's Brain does more than enough justice to the trajectory of Gates' life following his exit from Microsoft in 2008.
Mar 14, 2019
College admissions scandal exposes deep divide over social class, race and wealth in AmericaThe families ensnared in the college bribery scandal embody wealth and privilege in America: CEOs, Hollywood stars, Wall Street millionaires. A California vineyard owner. A prominent Manhattan lawyer.
Dec 24, 2018
Harvard, MIT and 63 other US universities oppose Donald Trump administration's stringent visa policy for foreign studentsThe new policy announced by the Trump administration in August places restrictions on overstaying a visa
Nov 27, 2018
Livestock farming could take up half the greenhouse gas emissions by 2030: StudyMethane has 85 times the global warming potential carbon dioxide has over a 20-year time period.
Aug 27, 2018
Race-based school criteria roils Asian-Americans enough to push for legal fight as immigration takes centerstage in US midtermsThe U.S. Department of Justice is backing a 2014 lawsuit against Harvard University by Asian-American applicants, who say the Ivy League college unlawfully suppresses the number of Asians admitted. The DOJ also said last year it would investigate a May 2015 complaint filed against Harvard by a coalition of Asian-American groups.
Jul 12, 2018
People can’t think straight without air conditioning during heat waves: StudyStudents without AC in a heat wave showed higher reaction times and a reduced memory capacity.
Jul 10, 2018
Harvard's new robotic cockroach can walk on water surface, survive underwaterThe HAMR can walk on land, swim on the surface of water and even walk underwater for as long as necessary.
Feb 27, 2018
Paytm, Jio, InMobi, Ola India’s most 'exciting' companies says HBS Dean Nitin Nohria at New India lecture in New York“Too often, our conversations tend to focus on the extremes. It’s like punditry on the Indian cricket team. They’re either so good that can’t get beaten or they’re in their worst form. We need to be able to focus on the middle. So, my comments on jugaad culture should not be misunderstood as pessimism. But then, jugaad cannot take the place of established systems and processes either…”, Nohria said to an eclectic NY audience in uptown Manhattan.
Feb 18, 2018
BJP has good chances in Christian-majority Meghalaya, provided party maintains development as poll agendaThanks to Congress, BJP and other opposition parties, have no dearth of development issues to contest the elections in Meghalaya