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Is polarisation of votes BJP's Lok Sabha poll strategy?

The recent Bharatiya Janata Party state in-charge appointments have sparked certain speculation over the party’s strategy in the upcoming general elections, notes Renu Mittal. Is the BJP......

Nitish, Hazare, Malala among top 100 global thinkers list

Foreign Policy, a United States-based magazine has placed 15-year-old Pakistani child rights activist Malala Yousafzai in its top 100 Global Thinkers list. Chief Minister Bihar Nitish Kumar is the......

'I'm the most proud daughter in India today'

An elated family of Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday said his stature, ability to build consensus, personal rapport with political leaders and vast experience will help him give a new dimension to the......

Teesta fallout: Ties between Mamata, Pranab sever

In an affront to Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has refused to relieve an Indian Administrative Service officer he wanted as his private secretary in......

Will Congress join Trinamool Cabinet in Bengal?

A final decision on Congress joining the new government in West Bengal at the invitation of ally Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee will be taken by the party high command, senior Congress......

What are the pitfalls for subsidy targeting

The Reserve Bank of India first said that an Aadhaar letter containing name, address and Aadhaar number could be exclusively used as a 'know your customer' document for opening 'small' accounts,......

Bengal govt moves SC to reclaim Singur land

The West Bengal government has moved the Supreme Court against the Calcutta High Court order, which struck down the Singur Land Act that allowed the state government to reclaim 400 acres of land......

'Punishing people will not end corruption'

India's tax system favours the rich and the middle class, says an economics professor at MIT.Abhijit Banerjee, the Ford Foundation International Professor of Economics at the Massachusetts......

Jobs, not microcredit, is the solution

The Nobel Peace Price for 2006 was awarded to the Grameen Bank in Bangladesh and its founder Muhammad Yunus, a pioneer of the microcredit movement. The Nobel Committee affirmed that microcredit......

Women walk away with credit

Unlike the Latin American countries where the disbursal ratio is more proportionate in the microfinance sector, in India more than 75 per cent of the loans disbursed for these purposes is to the......

Here's why 'BAD' films do TERRIFIC business at box office

Good reviews do not always make a film a hit, like we saw with Dibakar Banerjee's Shanghai.   Likewise, bad reviews may not always turn the audiences away.   Films like Rowdy Rathore......

Ranji round-up: Gambhir leads Delhi's strong reply vs Mumbai

Gautam Gambhir scored a patient half-century, but Virender Sehwag failed again, as Delhi put up 191 for 3 in reply to Mumbai's 324 in their Group A Ranji Trophy match in Mumbai on Friday. At stumps......

Ranji Trophy: Badrinath hits double ton; Sejwag, Gambhir fail

Subramaniam Badrinath (248) slammed a double hundred as Tamil Nadu amassed a massive 532 for 8 against Madhya Pradesh on the second day of their Ranji Trophy Group B match. On Friday, he......

National junior champion Aravindh stuns GM Sengupta

Junior national champion Aravindh Chithambaram, pulled off a big surprise by defeating compatriot and GM Deep Sengupta in the 4th Mayor's Cup International Chess Tournament in Mumbai on Saturday.......

Advani conferred Khel Ratna

Amidst glitz and glamour, Pankaj Advani was on Tuesday ceremonially conferred the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna -- the country's highest sporting honour -- by President A P J Abdul Kalam, marking a......

A golden year for Indian sports

Indian sports probably never had it so good as the country emerged as a new powerhouse, riding on some exceptional individual and team performances in the year 2003.Cricket, the sport that sets the......

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Q. prof.Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee,Professor of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology,chosen for which inaugural award in April 2001?
Amitava Duttamajumdar:  A.  more

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Q. a model on energy crises
Amitava Duttamajumdar:  A. Mr. Abhijit Banerjee, The whole world is facing or would be facing energy crisis unless we solve this problem. We should come up with some...... more

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Prem :  A. NrityanganNrityangan was founded in 1969 by Shanti Bose and Sunanada Bose with the blessings of Uday Shankar. The institution is primarily involved...... more

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Mamata trains guns at Pranab in his son's constituency

Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee Sunday asserted her party is not in fray to play fixed matches even as she launched a scathing attack on... ...

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FIR filed against BJP leader Giriraj Singh

Get the latest election news throughout the day: 9. 48 pm: NCP chief Sharad Pawar has ruled out the possibility of joining NDA and said it was... ...

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Open season on Saradha scandal

Behrampore, April 19: Rahul Gandhi today accused the Mamata Banerjee government of protecting those behind the Saradha scandal, picking up from... ...

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2 SFI activists held for 'derogatory' graffiti

Barasat/HOWRAH: Two SFI activists were arrested on Saturday for making 'derogatory' remarks against CM Mamata Banerjee in a wall graffiti at Habra... ...

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Rahul lambasts Mamata

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