NOBEL LITERATURE PRIZE WINNERS
Nobel prize winner Bengt Holmstrom says stop treating bonds like stocks
“What is required for liquidity is symmetric information about the payoff of the security that is being traded so that adverse selection does not impair the market.”
Signed book by Rabindranath Tagore sells for $700 at an auction in US
Signed on a prefatory page in fountain pen by Tagore, the book was publ...
Google honours Gabriel García Márquez with colourful doodle on 90th birth anniversary
The doodle depicts the magical city of Macondo.
Signed hardcover copy of Rabindranath Tagore's 'The King of the Dark Chamber' up for auction
The book is the English translation of his famous Bengali play 'Raja'.
From Mahatma Gandhi to Sachin Tendulkar, Indians who have their own foreign stamps
Indian princess Sophia Alexandra Duleep Singh was featured on a heritage stamp released by the UK’s Royal Mail.
Meet Cambridge economist Raghavendra Rau: The Ig Nobel Prize winner
A professor of finance at the Cambridge Judge Business School, he was thrilled to receive the award that celebrates science and quirkiness.
Rocked by corruption and sex abuse allegations, Oxfam promises justice for victims
Oxfam had staff working in Haiti following the earthquake in the country in 2010.
'More than one third of Nobel Prize winners studied in the UK'
Fifty international student winners of the coveted award have been educated at UK universities, including Oxford and Cambridge - more than any other country.
How Nobel-winner's idea of 'nudging' can be used to make the right personal finance choices
Nobel laureate Richard Thaler’s idea of a ‘nudge’ can be used to improve the choices people make in personal finance. Or can it?
South Korea's top poet under fire over sexual abuse scandal
Choi Young-mi described sexual harassment she suffered at the hands of a poet named "En".
Literature Nobel for Bob Dylan not a right decision: Ruskin Bond
Bond, who has authored over 500 short stories, essays and novels along with more than 50 books for children, said he has always tried to be a visual writer.
2014 Nobel Prize winners so far...
The $1.1 million awards will be handed out to the winners on December 10, the anniversary of prize founder Alfred Nobel's death in 1896.
Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi lauds govt for strong policy on bonded labour
There is need of further changes in the old rules and speed up summary trial in such cases of children freed from bonded labour and trafficking and payment of assistance within 30 days, he said.
A new nobel would be a novel move
However, the institution of additional categories may increase the chances of (living) Indians in future.
Bitcoin surges past $11,000 as bubble warnings fail to cool market
Some on Wall Street are embracing the run, with over 100 hedge funds dedicated to e-currencies.
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