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Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Jan 28 (ANI): Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee on Tuesday was conferred with honorary D Litt by the Calcutta University.
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Jan 28 (ANI): Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Tuesday hailed Nobel laureate Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee saying Banerjee is a "man of sterling qualities and disarming grace" and he is "greatly touched by his modest approach."
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Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], Jan 26 (ANI): Laying stress on the need of a strong opposition, Nobel Prize winner economist Abhijit Banerjee on Sunday said parties opposed to Modi government were "disunited" and have not been able to create pressure that comes from "a stable opposition".
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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 11 (ANI): Ahead of the upcoming Union budget, Nobel laureate Prof Abhijit Banerjee on Saturday said that he would not support "fiscal tightening right now."
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Stockholm [Sweden], Dec 11 (ANI): Indian American economist Abhijit Banerjee and his French-American wife Esther Duflo along with their colleague Michael Kremer received the 2019 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences on Tuesday for their work to alleviate global poverty that has helped million
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Stockholm [Sweden], Oct 26 (ANI): As India prepares to celebrate Diwali, Sweden is gearing up to celebrate the contribution of the world's best laureates including Abhijit Banerjee, an Indian-American economist, by recognizing their contributions at the Nobel Prize function which is sched
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Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Oct 22 (ANI): Nobel laureate Prof Abhijit Banerjee on Tuesday reached his hometown Kolkata after meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi earlier today in the national capital.
New Delhi [India], Oct 22 (ANI): Nobel laureate Prof Abhijit Banerjee on Tuesday termed the banking crisis in India as frightening and stressed the need for reducing the government's equity share in public sector banks (PSBs) below 50 per cent.
New Delhi [India], Oct 22 (ANI): The RSS-affiliate Bharatiya Shikshan Mandal (BSM) has criticised the manner in which the Nobel Prize in Economics is awarded, incidentally on the day Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Abhijit Banerjee, this year's joint winner of the prize.
New Delhi [India], Oct 22 (ANI): Nobel Laureate Prof Abhijit Banerjee on Tuesday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi started the meeting by cracking a joke about how the media is "trying to trap me to say anti-Modi things."
New Delhi [India], Oct 22 (ANI): Nobel Laureate Abhijit Banerjee on Tuesday said the "Aayushman Bharat" scheme is much needed and added that we need to find ways so that people don't lose all their assets when somebody in the family gets sick.
New Delhi [India], Oct 22 (ANI): Nobel Prize winner Abhijit Banerjee, who met Prime Minister Narendra Modi, said on Tuesday that an important point for India is to create a bureaucracy which takes the views of the people into account.