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Economist Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee speaks from the US over Skype as John Floretta (left) and Chandra Shekhar Ghosh listen in Calcutta on Friday. Picture by Amit Datta Standard model: The state provides a poor woman employment for 58 days a ... Calcutta Telegraph, 1 week ago

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IFC to invest $25 million in affordable housing projects

File photo shows Brotin Banerjee, chief executive and managing director at Tata Housing Development Co. Photo: Abhijit Bhatlekar/Mint Mumbai: The International Finance Corporation (IFC) on Tuesday said it will invest $25 million along with Tata ...
 Livemint.com2 weeks ago

Mamata Banerjee leads land bill rally

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee leads an anti-land bill rally organised by the Trinamul Congress—Abhijit Mukherjee Launching a scathing attack against the Narendra Modi government, chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday said that it was trying to ...
 Asian Age1 month ago

MIT's Abhijit Banerjee: Anti-Poverty Intervention Provides Sustained Boost to Incomes and Wealth.

CAMBRIDGE, MA -- An anti-poverty program tested extensively on three continents has produced sustained gains in individuals' income, wealth, and well-being, according to a study published today in the journal Science. The program provides very ...
 IndUS Business Journal1 week ago MIT researchers are fighting extreme poverty with science  Boston Globe2 weeks ago Anti-poverty intervention provides sustained boost to incomes and wealth, study finds  PhysOrg.com2 weeks ago A 'Graduation' from Poverty  ScienceNewsline1 week ago

Pranab's son Abhijit Mukherjee faints at rally in Murshidabad

President Pranab Mukherjee's son Abhijit Mukherjee, a Congress MP, fell unconscious while participating in a rally in Murshidabad on Sunday morning. He was rushed to a nearby hospital, where doctors said he was suffering from dehydration. The ...
 Hindustan Times1 week ago Pranab's son faints at Murshidabad rally  HT Syndication1 week ago

15 injured in Bengal train blast, 4 critical

An injured passenger. — ABHIJIT MUKHERJEE Around 15 persons, mostly passengers, were injured in a bomb blast during a clash between two gangs in a speeding local train in the suburbs of Kolkata early on Tuesday. The condition of four of them is critical.
 Asian Age2 weeks ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Bloated mayoral team calls for act tweak

Sovan Chatterjee is following in the footsteps of Mamata Banerjee, opting for a bloated mayoral council in his second term as mayor, just like his leader who is functioning with an oversized council of ministers. Chatterjee's team will have 16 ...
 Calcutta Telegraph2 weeks ago

TMC has to decide on my exit: Mukul Roy

Mukul Roy at Nizam Palace in Kolkata on Sunday.— Abhijit Mukherjee A day after Mukul Roy was stripped of all party posts, the former general secretary of the Trinamul Congress said that the leadership had to decide on his continuation in the party. Mr Roy, ...
 Asian Age2 months ago

An anti-poverty guide for Modi

A programme that endeavours to graduate the poorest people could have seminal implications for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government, says Prachi Salve, A chicken, goat or a similar “productive asset” or goods (such as betel leaves or vegetables) for a small shop. Training on using such assets. Money to reduce incentive to sell assets in an emergency. Frequent personal mentoring or coaching. Health education. Savings services for between 18 and 24 months.
 Rediff.com3 days ago Goats and more: An anti-poverty guide for Modi  Sify3 days ago Chicken and more: An anti-poverty guide for PM Modi  Business Standard India3 days ago Program brings lasting progress for world's poorest  EurekAlert!1 week ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Mayor niece drops name, walks free

Sovan Chatterjee at the police event. (Bishwarup Dutta) Calcutta, May 23: A woman in her early 20s allegedly assaulted a policeman and snatched his pocketbook late last night before dropping a name that secured her a let-off from the ...
 Calcutta Telegraph4 days ago
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