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Fee cut to attract more students
Calcutta Telegraph

Fee cut to attract more students

Amartya Sen at the Patna airport on Wednesday. Picture by Jai Prakash Patna, Jan. 14: Nalanda University today decided to slash its tuition fee to Rs 1.16 lakh for its two-year courses from the next academic session to encourage meritorious and ... Calcutta Telegraph, 1 week ago
Sen moots Nalanda fee tweak Calcutta Telegraph, 4 weeks ago
Sen seeks rethink on Nalanda fees The Telegraph, 1 month ago

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India and its hygiene trap

In his seminal book 'An Uncertain Glory: India and its Contradictions', Nobel Laureate, economist Amartya Sen makes a case for India's many contradictions. He writes, "400 million Indians had (and still have) no electricity. Sanitation and public hygiene are ...
 DNA2 weeks ago The Blight Of Unthinking  Outlook India1 month ago

School system fails students

Considering Nobel laureate Amartya Sen's caution regarding the insecurity that people face over a lifetime due to the deprivation of basic education, the Annual Status of Education Report
 The Hindu1 week ago

ET GBS: PM Narendra Modi is God’s gift to India, says economist Jagdish Bhagwati

Prof Amartya Sen killed UPA 2...He says growth is a fetish. He was not for Direct Foreign Investment, he was pushing for social expenditure, says Bhagwati Jagdish Bhagwati laughs at the notion of a role in the Modi government. At the age of 80, says the ...
 Economic Times1 week ago Modi should raise outsourcingissue with US, says Bhagwati  Smart Investor1 week ago Modi should discuss outsourcing with Obama, says Bhagwati  Times of India1 week ago PM Modi is God's gift to India: Economist Jagdish Bhagwati  Economic Times1 week ago

Shashi Tharoor Hits Out at Media: 'A Lot of Debate, Very Little Reason'

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor today criticised the media, particularly news channels, saying, "(Economist) Amartya Sen had this book with that wonderful title,, where he said our democracy is the product of reasoned debate. But what we have in our ...
 24Dunia1 week ago Tharoor Hits Out at Media: 'A Lot of Debate, Little Reason'  NDTV1 week ago Shashi Tharoor Hits Out at the Media: 'A Lot of Debate, Very Little Reason'  NDTV1 week ago

Claims made in Science might need evidence, says Amartya Sen

Smitha Nair CNN-IBN | January 6, 2015 00:35 AM Mumbai: Economist and Nobel laureate Amartya Sen has said some evidence is required in the controversial claims made in the Indian Science Congress regarding the ...
 IBNLive India News3 weeks ago Amartya Sen gives away Infosys prize 2014  The Statesman3 weeks ago Claims made in science meet need evidence, says Amartya Sen  IBN Live3 weeks ago Sanskrit is still important: Amartya Sen  The Hindu3 weeks ago
Indian Express

The biggest issue with this government is social cohesion

In the latest edition of Express Adda, in Delhi, Nobel laureate Amartya Sen, now Thomas W Lamont University Professor and Professor of Economics and Philosophy at Harvard University, spoke about his Indian passport, days in Calcutta, the UPA ...
 Financial Express1 month ago Narendra Modi did give people a sense of faith that things can happen: Amartya Sen  Indian Express1 month ago Narendra Modi has brought hope that things can happen: Amartya Sen  Indian Express1 month ago Narendra Modi has given people a sense of faith: Amartya Sen  Financial Express1 month ago

Speaking truth to power

When an eminent public intellectual like Amartya Sen speaks, the legitimacy of the government stands either diminished or enhanced. In his criticism, he initiates a new public discussion we can draw upon. In his certificate of achievement, opposing ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago
Business Standard

In the word sine, we see interconnection of three mathematical traditions Indian, Arabic and European, says Amartya Sen

As the history of Indian science is debated, spoke at the Infosys Science Foundation Award meeting in Kolkata, January 5. Excerpts: I want to say a few things about the wider role of teaching in linking different nations and different cultures ...
 Indian Express2 weeks ago Ancient Indian mathematics had other influences: Amartya Sen  Business Standard3 weeks ago
Indian Express

Sanskrit also a vehicle for radical thought: Amartya Sen

Distinction should be made between Sanskrit as a language; and of it as a vehicle for thoughts and specific ideas; according to Nobel laureate Amartya Sen. Speaking at the prize distribution ceremony of the Infosys Science Foundation late ...
 Hindu Business Line3 weeks ago Sanskrit not only a language but a vehicle for thoughts and ideas: Amartya Sen  Indian Express3 weeks ago
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