PM meets Abhijit Banerjee, says 'India is proud'



“Excellent meeting with Nobel Laureate Abhijit Banerjee. His passion towards human empowerment is clearly visible. We had a healthy and extensive interaction on various subjects. India is proud of his accomplishments. Wishing him the very best for his future endeavours,” Modi said in a tweet, sharing a picture of their meeting at his official residence.



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Bajaj brings Chetak back as all-electric 2-wheeler



In doing so, Bajaj has become the first internal combustion engine two-wheeler company to launch an all-electric two-wheeler in India.



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Ratan Tata, the accidental startup investor



Listing out his rationale for the companies he has invested in or advising on, Tata said the promoters’ fire in the belly, ideas and the solutions they offer are the drivers for his investment decision.



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How Banerjee-Duflo's economics is relevant for India



For Duflo and Banerjee, an important part of their work has been ensuring that the agency of the “beneficiaries” — usually, in developing countries like India, poorer individuals — is put at the centre of any policy design.



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'Innovative field research in India helped Banerjee'



This year’s Laureates have shown how the problem of global poverty can be tackled by breaking it down into a number of smaller – but more precise – questions at individual or group levels, he Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said.



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How these Gujaratis are spinning gold out of garbage



NEPRA collect waste from registered rag pickers, input their items in the app and pay them a fair price. The entire process is monitored, live tracked and controlled from the company’s support office.



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Diwali relief: Zee, Star, Colors drop prices



The move by these broadcasters comes close on the heels of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India announcing a review of its earlier tariff order, announced six months ago, which among others capped the prices for la carte channels.



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