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Economist PM should talk about inflation, not GDP growth: BJP

Last Updated: Monday, June 14, 2010, 20:29

As inflation surged to double digits, opposition BJP today demanded that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh should rein in spiralling prices of essential commodities and talk less of achieving high GDP growth.

Economist magazine backs Cameron to win UK polls

Last Updated: Friday, April 30, 2010, 16:22

The Economist magazine, which endorsed Labour at the last election, is backing David Cameron to win the May 06 election.

The Economist backs Cameron in British election

Last Updated: Thursday, April 29, 2010, 22:40

The Economist declared its support on Thursday for opposition leader David Cameron`s Conservatives to oust Prime Minister Gordon Brown`s Labour Party in elections next week.

Cult hails Indian-origin economist as the ‘chosen one’

Last Updated: Thursday, March 25, 2010, 15:43

An Indian origin economist has been left perplexed after being hailed by a cult as its "chosen one" who it believes was hiding in the Himalayas for 2,000 years.

Economist not distributed in Thailand over royalty story

Last Updated: Friday, March 19, 2010, 12:46

The Economist magazine will not be distributed in Thailand this week because of an article on the sensitive issue of the future of the monarchy and succession to hospitalised King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the magazine said.

Eminent Indian economist Rakesh Mohan joins Yale faculty

Last Updated: Friday, March 12, 2010, 10:30

One of the most distinguished Indian economist has been appointed as a faculty at the prestigious Yale University.

Economist K N Raj dead

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 10, 2010, 21:48

Eminent economist Dr K N Raj, who made significant contributions as an academic and planning expert since 1950s, died at a private hospital here today, family sources said.

Eminent economist K N Raj passes away

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 10, 2010, 18:03

) Eminent economist Kakkadan Nandanath Raj, who had made significant contribution in preparing India`s first Five Year Plan, died here today, family sources said.

Pakistan dangerous to world peace: US economist

Last Updated: Thursday, January 14, 2010, 16:04

Leading economists from the US and other countries who had gathered at an international conference on Thursday aired doubts about the future of democracy in Pak and underlined that terrorism could be a threat to world peace.

Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz to advise Myanmar

Last Updated: Monday, December 14, 2009, 09:13

Nobel laureate and former chief economist at the World Bank Joseph Stiglitz is due to visit Myanmar this week to advise the government on its development policies, media reports said on Monday.

Top Iranian economist jailed for 9 years: Lawyer

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 02, 2009, 19:21

Leading Iranian economist Saeed Laylaz has been sentenced to 9 yrs in prison for protesting against the re-election of Prez Ahmadinejad, his lawyer said today.

Veteran economist KK Subramanion passes away

Last Updated: Friday, October 16, 2009, 09:43

KK Subramanion, veteran economist and honorary fellow at the Centre for Development Studies (CDS), died Friday morning at a private hospital here. He was 75, a CDS spokesperson said.