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Nobel Laureate Dr Esther Duflo joins Krea University’s Governing Council

She was awarded the 2019 Nobel Prize for Economics along with Dr Abhijit Banerjee and Dr Michael Kremer for developing an innovative experimental approach to alleviating global poverty

Published on 10th December 2021
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What happened on November 21: How CV Raman was so confident of getting a Nobel and why we need to say hello!

Nobel Prize recipient CV Raman passed away on this day. Find out exactly what was so spectacular about his achievement
 

Published on 21st November 2021
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Why the Nobel Prize in Physics going complex systems' way will change the way we look at science in India

What research won the Nobel Prize for Physics in 2021? What is a complex system actually? Here's where India stands in this field

Published on 1st November 2021
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Not so Nobel: Researchers frustrated by low number of women who've been given science Nobels

More than 600 Nobels have been awarded in scientific disciplines, but just 23 have gone to women

Published on 11th October 2021
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Nobel Prize for Literature announced: Abdulrazak Gurnah becomes the first black awardee in 35 years

The Tanzanian novelist, who came to the UK as a refugee, was recognised for his work on the effects of colonialism through the decades

Published on 7th October 2021
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Nobel Prize 2021: Why climate modellers deserved the Physics award — they've been proved right again and again

The award went to the trio of Syukuro Manabe, Klaus Hasselmann and Giorgio Parisi and the scientific community has hailed the move

Published on 6th October 2021
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Nobel Prize 2021: US-based scientists jointly awarded for their discovery of temperature and touch receptors

They have explained the molecular basis for sensing heat, cold and mechanical force, which is fundamental for human beings' ability to feel, interpret and interact with their environment

Published on 4th October 2021
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What The FAQ: What are the Nobel Prizes and why do people think so much about them?

Alfred Nobel does not pay for all the prizes. Do you know which one is paid by a separate institution? We tell you in today's FAQ

Published on 4th October 2021
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Will Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg win a Nobel Peace Prize this year? 

The Nobel Peace Prize would be awarded on October 8. A week of Nobel Prizes kicks off on October 4 with Physiology or Medicine

Published on 1st October 2021
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Nobel Prize ceremonies cancelled again over COVID-19; event will be broadcast on TV and on the Nobel Foundation's social media channels

The traditional banquet will be cancelled, but the award ceremony will be held at Stockholm's City Hall on December 10 in the presence of a local audience

Published on 24th September 2021
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Stay home but focus on your dreams: KIIT Founder Achyuta Samanta

Minister of Education and Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Government of India Dharmendra Pradhan and Nobel Prize winner Jean-Marie Lehn to attend KIIT's 17th Convocation

Published on 13th August 2021
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#ThrowbackToday: When innovator extraordinaire Sonam Wangchuk won the Ramon Magsaysay Award

In today's #TBT, we tell you about how Sonam Wangchuk went on to win what is dubbed as Asia's Nobel Prize. Here are a few instances from his extraordinary life which he continues to live for others

Published on 26th July 2021
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At 86, Prof CNR Rao wins Int’l Eni Award 2020, equivalent to Nobel in Energy Research

President of the Italian Republic, Sergio Mattarella, will attend the official ceremony where the award will be presented. The award aims to promote better use of energy sources and encourage research

Published on 27th May 2021
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Nobel Laureate Robert Wilson engages with students at Chennai’s Great Lakes Institute

It is important to look at the common value component of public goods on auctions, which are the features that affect everybody’s valuation, the Nobel Prize winner said

Published on 17th December 2020
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American economists share 2020 Nobel Prize in Economics

The 2020 Nobel Prize in Economics was on Monday awarded to American economists, Paul R. Milgrom and Robert B. Wilson "for improvements to auction theory and inventions of new auction formats

Published on 12th October 2020

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