Stop acting as Congress’ agent: JD(U) to Katju

Hitting out at Press Council of India Chairman Markandey Katju for alleging that Bihar government is trying to "arm-twist" the press, ruling JD(U) said he should stop acting as a Congress agent.

Stiglitz warns US economy may contract next year

Joseph Stiglitz warned there’s a “significant” chance the U.S. economy will contract in the second half of next year.

Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz to advise Myanmar

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.