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'AK 60' update: Thala Ajith's 60th film, directed by H Vinoth, titled 'Valimai'

After a long time, Ajith Kumar will not be seen in his trademark salt n’ pepper look in the film.

published on : 18th October 2019

Union minister Piyush Goyal calls Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee Left-leaning

Banerjee supported 'Nyay' (poverty alleviation scheme of Congress) and people of India rejected his ideology, the BJP leader said

published on : 18th October 2019

Presidency University to have separate wall with 3D images of Amartya Sen, Abhijit Banerjee

Registrar Debojyoti Konar said the planning and development committee of the university took the decision on Thursday.

published on : 18th October 2019

PMC Bank scam: Ex-director Surjit Arora sent to police custody till October 22

Surjit Arora was arrested by the Economic Offences Wing after being summoned by the investigating agency for questioning in connection with the alleged Rs 4,355 crore scam at the PMC Bank.

published on : 17th October 2019

60-year-old man assaults, impregnates minor, held

Ajit Singh Nagar police arrested a sixty-year-old man for allegedly sexually exploiting a minor girl and impregnating her on Tuesday. 

published on : 17th October 2019

Thankfully Abhijit Banerjee did not get Nobel Prize for NYAY: Tathagata Roy's jibe at Rahul

At the same time, the Meghalaya Governor in his tweets also said he was proud of the achievements of Banerjee.

published on : 16th October 2019

Mamata visits Abhijit Banerjee's home, says Bengal government keen to use his services

The chief minister who was accompanied by senior officials also exchanged pleasantries with Nirmala Banerjee, Abhijit's mother.

published on : 16th October 2019

No one in government felt 'pang of guilt' about Abhijit Banerjee's remarks on economy: Chidambaram

Banerjee, while speaking at a press conference at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology after winning the award, had said that the Indian economy is 'doing very badly'.

published on : 16th October 2019

‘K Balachander inspired me to take up direction’

...says Vijith Nambiar, whose debut film Munthiri Monchan releases on Oct 25

published on : 16th October 2019

Former PMC Bank director Surjit Singh Arora arrested by Mumbai Police

Arora was summoned for questioning by the EOW's special investigation team earlier in the day.

published on : 16th October 2019

Mamata Banerjee commits faux pas, repeatedly calls Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee as 'Abhishek Babu'

Abhishek (Banerjee) is the name of Mamata Banerjee's nephew and Trinamool Congress MP, while 'Babu' is an honorific.

published on : 16th October 2019

Fish vs Dhokla: Abhijit Banerjee's Nobel prize triggers Twitter war

On the joyous occasion, Bengalis across the country in unison took to Twitter to heap praises on not only Dr Banerjee, but on themselves too.

published on : 16th October 2019

Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee a philanthropist too, supports 2 poor school students

The scholarship titled 'Kabir Memorial Scholarship' is awarded to children who are meritorious but lack economic means to pursue education.

published on : 16th October 2019

The Abhijit Banerjee I know: Innovative, enlightening and a great believer in the poor

One of the many people who has played a part in the Nobel laureate couple's pioneering work to make the world a better place for the under-privileged is Jyoti Prasad Mukhopadhyay.

published on : 16th October 2019

How 1 kg moong dal helped 77% tribal children get vaccination

Indian-American economist Abhijit Banerjee and his co-researcher and wife Esther Duflo made a special mention of Sewa Mandir, as one of the key organisations from where they learnt a lot.

published on : 16th October 2019
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