India needs better opposition: Abhijit Banerjee
Speaking at a session at the Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF), the 58-year-old India-born American economist said there was no co-relation between the authoritarianism and the economic success.
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From Oxford to Harvard, universities abroad see protests against police crackdown in Jamia, AMU
Over 400 students from different US universities have issued a joint statement expressing solidarity with Jamia and AMU students lathi-charged by the Delhi Police during protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act that turned violent.
Matches made in heaven or genome?
There may finally be a face-off between astrologers and biochemists to decide.
India facing 'Great Slowdown', economy headed to ICU: Ex-CEA
"It is India's Great Slowdown, where the economy seems headed for the ICU," Arvind Subramanian said.
For foreign degree, Indians can go anywhere
The overseas affairs ministry, which recently shared the data on Indians studying in various corners of the world, found that the total number of students who have travelled out for a foreign education rose from 5.7 lakh students in 2016 to over 8 lakh in 2018. The numbers, though, could be higher as data from several countries was being compiled when the statistics were provided.
Should Prince Andrew be fired? Why the British monarchy needs to get serious about brand management
The royalty's resignation from public duties following a disastrous interview doesn’t quite go all the way.
Meet DeepRole: An AI bot which is capable of defeating you in tricky multiplayer online games
As both a teammate and an opponent, DeepRole consistently outperformed human players.
ETPanache Exclusive: December wedding for Rohan Murty & Aparna Krishnan
The couple have known each other for about three years.
IIT Delhi launches Global Alumni Endowment Fund, targets $1 billion over 7 years
The institute aims to achieve a target of $1 billion over a period of 7 years for the newly launched fund that will work towards the development of the institute, encourage innovation and entrepreneurial spirit. The earnings will be utilized under the guidance of a Governing Board of Advisors consisting primarily of alumni and the IIT Delhi administration.
No time to watch credits? Netflix's unexplored feature on Android app lets users pace through videos
The concept of letting users toggle through from at a faster pace is not new.
Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee: Some personal recollections
In 1983, there was a protracted student agitation on the JNU Campus that culminated in a sit-in at the residence of the vice-chancellor, PN Srivastava.
PM Narendra Modi congratulates Abhijit Banerjee, others for winning Nobel
Banerjee shared the award with his French-American wife Esther Duflo and another American economist Michael Kremer
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