• Nobel Prize 2017: Richard H. Thaler Wins Nobel for Economic Science

    Nobel Prize 2017: Richard H. Thaler Wins Nobel for Economic Science

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    Much before USA economist Richard Thaler won Nobel prize for economics, the Narendra Modi government had put his famous theory in practice by dedicating a separate unit to it. Former Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan is the Katherine Dusak Miller Distinguished Service Professor of Finance at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
  • Amit Shah, Smriti Irani, Yogi Adityanath in Amethi today

    Amit Shah, Smriti Irani, Yogi Adityanath in Amethi today

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    PTI earlier reported that in a bid to improve its tally in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, the BJP devised "different strategies" for the seven seats it could not win the last time in Uttar Pradesh, where the saffron party and its ally put up their best show ever, bagging 73 of the 80 seats.
  • Erdogan begins two-day visit to Serbia

    Erdogan begins two-day visit to Serbia

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    Arriving on Monday evening after a one-day official visit to Ukraine, Erdogan will spend Tuesday and Wednesday in the Balkan country. Rights groups and Western governments have also denounced what they called a persistent campaign of oppression targeting Crimean Tatars and other citizens who opposed Moscow's takeover.
  • Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock considered targeting locations in Chicago, Boston

    Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock considered targeting locations in Chicago, Boston

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    USA media, citing multiple anonymous law enforcement sources, reported that searches of the Las Vegas gunman's communications and electronic equipment found that he had scouted locations in both Chicago and Boston . Paddock opened fire on the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas on Sunday from the 32nd floor of a nearby hotel. Paddock also looked at rooms overlooking another concert a week before his rampage in Las Vegas.
  • Greek ruling on bitcoin fraud suspect is illegal, says Russian Federation

    Greek ruling on bitcoin fraud suspect is illegal, says Russian Federation

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    US authorities accuse Vinnik of running digital currency exchange BTC-e and of involvement in laundering money from criminal proceeds, charges he denies. A hearing date for the Russian extradition request has been set for October 11, RIA news agency cited Vinnik's lawyer as saying. Bitcoin was the first digital currency to successfully use cryptography to keep transactions secure and pseudonymous, making it hard to subject them to conventional financial regulations.