Jan 07, 2016 at 09:03 | Source: PTI
"Mobs existed before internet but now mob rule can express much more quickly because of social media. To me that is a danger. Crowds though have their own momentum," Nobel laureate V Ramakrishnan, who received a Nobel for Chemistry in 2009 said at an event here.
Jan 06, 2016 at 07:56 | Source: PTI
"Education and health care were neglected by UPA government and it is more neglected by the present government," Amartya Sen said at an event here.
Feb 20, 2015 at 17:34 | Source: Firstpost.com
In a letter to the NU board, which is dominated by many international names, Sen said it is hard for me not to conclude that the government wants me the cease being the chancellor of NU after this July, and technically it has the power to do so.
Oct 27, 2014 at 16:56 | Source: Firstpost.com
The real issue is not Modi, but a western fear that India, may, after all, start rising on the world stage. Mishra's views are intended to pander to western fears of their inevitable decline as China, and now India, offer signs of revival.
Feb 21, 2014 at 19:18 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Accroding to Nobel laureate Amartya Sen's Aam Aadmi Party needs to review focus on Aam Aadmi to include poor.
Jan 30, 2014 at 09:03 | Source: IBNLive.com
Though I've disagreed publicly on many acts and pronouncements of AAP and its leaders, including Kejriwal, I continue in the party as I continue to admire the 'Man Kejriwal' though I continue to disagree with many of the actions or inactions of the party and also the manner in which some in the party have conducted themselves.
Nov 14, 2013 at 14:50 | Source: Firstpost.com
What India is currently facing is not the normal kind of inflation that comes and goes in response to transient supply and demand factors, but a more insidious kind injected by excessive populism unrelated to normal political spending alone.
Aug 22, 2013 at 15:30 | Source: Forbes India
Instead of nurturing the spirit of debate, we have become aggressive, bigoted and abusive
Aug 05, 2013 at 11:16 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Food Bill will not be a big game changer for Congress, because most states where the maximum poor live already run similar schemes. Besides, most of these states are not even run by the Congress and the chances of the Congress winning in those states are not high
Jul 29, 2013 at 19:07 | Source: PTI
Amid raging debate over growth models suggested by economists Amartya Sen and Jagdish Bhagwati, Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram today endorsed both of them saying they were equally important and emphasized the need to combine passion for growth with compassion for the poor.