Nobel Prize(Search results - 24)
IndiaJan 29, 2020, 7:04 PM IST
‘Green Economy’ pioneer India's Pavan Sukhdev Wins 2020 Tyler Prize
Since 2008, Indian banker-turned-environmentalist Pavan Sukhdev has been warning the world about the kind of climate catastrophe currently unfolding in countries such as Brazil and Australia. On Monday, January 27, 59-year-old Sukdev, was awarded this year's Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement, often called the "Nobel prize for environment", for "revolutionising how decision-makers would come to view the natural world".
Not For Women OnlyJan 11, 2020, 2:37 PM IST
The Woman Who Launched Nobel Peace Laureate Kailash Satyarthi's Journey
For three decades, Kailash Satyarthi has led several movements, peaceful protests, and campaigns to protect and advance child rights in India. And not many people were aware of his incredible work and achievements till he won a Nobel Peace Prize in 2014. But how many of you know that Satyarthi’s journey wouldn’t have taken flight if not for his wife – Sumedha. Let’s find out more about the woman who launched Satyarthi’s journey in this episode of Not For Women Only with Sunita Iyer.
BollywoodDec 20, 2019, 7:00 PM IST
Filmy trends: From Dabangg 3's review to Taimur Ali Khan's birthday cute wishes
Filmy Trends on MyNation brings you a daily wrap-up of news that stems from the entertainment field. From Sara Ali Khan to Karishma Kapoor, celebs wish Taimur Ali Khan on his 3rd birthday. Amitabh Bachchan recently met this year's Nobel Prize Winner in Literature, Olga Tokarczuk in Wroclaw.
BollywoodDec 20, 2019, 2:07 PM IST
Amitabh Bachchan meets Nobel Prize winner Olga Tokarczuk in Wroclaw
Apart from meeting Nobel Prize winner Olga Tokarczuk, Amitabh Bachchan, during his visit to Wroclaw, also received various awards for his contribution for the development of India-Poland relations.
WorldDec 11, 2019, 1:34 PM IST
Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo turn up in dhoti, saree to receive Economics Nobel Prize
In a tweet, the Nobel Prize committee shared a small video of Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo, who turned up in a dhoti and saree respectively, and Michael Kremer receiving the award at the Stockholm Concert Hall.
IndiaNov 7, 2019, 6:15 PM IST
Meet Dr Shanta, CV Raman's Grand Niece & A Cancer Crusader
Dr. V Shanta, Sir CV Raman's grand niece, has been at the forefront of finding affordable cancer care in India for over six decades now. Today on National Cancer Awareness Day that also happens to be the day Sir CV Raman was born, we take a look at her journey so far.
IndiaNov 7, 2019, 9:14 AM IST
CV Raman birth anniversary: Remembering contributions of 1st Indian nobel laureate
Dr Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman known as CV Raman was born on November 7, 1888 in Tamil Nadu’s Tiruchirappalli. Raman was a bright child and went on to become a brighter scientist. The contributions of this great scientist has been immense and on his birth anniversary, let’s take a look at them in his honour.
IndiaOct 22, 2019, 7:46 PM IST
From Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee-PM Modi meet to Rajnath Singh on armed forces, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
From Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee meeting PM Modi and lauding him for unique style of work to Rajnath Singh speaking on the strength of the Indian armed forces, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
IndiaOct 22, 2019, 5:21 PM IST
PM Modi’s way of thinking about India is quite unique: Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee
Nobel prize winner Abhishek Banerjee met PM Modi today for the first time after winning the award
CultureOct 22, 2019, 2:19 PM IST
When Pak Nobel Laureate Glorified India's Guru-Shishya Tradition
A recent thread of Tweets went viral after the incident of Pakistan’s first Nobel Laureate in Physics Dr. Abdus Salam dedicating his prize to his Indian mathematics professor Anilendranath Gangopadhyay was remembered, in the wake of Abhijit Banerjee’s accomplishment. Here’s the story of a teacher extraordinaire and his Nobel winning student.
IndiaOct 17, 2019, 5:15 PM IST
Why This Padma Shri Recipient Deserved An Abhijit Banerjee Kind Of Applause
On October 14, a tsunami of congratulatory messages poured in for Nobel Economics Prize winner Abhijit Banerjee, leaving us to wonder if India erupted with similar enthusiasm when Madurai's Iron Lady received the Padma Shri earlier this year for reducing poverty in Tamil Nadu villages?
IndiaOct 15, 2019, 3:27 PM IST
Nobel for Abhijit Banerjee: Rahul Gandhi mixes national glory with petty politics, sets a bad precedent
While PM Narendra Modi congratulated Nobel prize winner Abhijit Banerjee handsomely, former AICC president Rahul Gandhi chose to belittle Narendra Modi in his congratulatory message, only exposing his mediocre position.
IndiaOct 14, 2019, 8:18 PM IST
From Abhijit Banerjee winning Nobel Prize to Sourav Ganguly grabbing the BCCI post, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
One of the biggest hurdles in fighting terrorism is the lack of one central counter-terrorism agency, said National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval. He was speaking at the two-day NIA's national conference of chiefs of Anti-Terrorism Squad and Special Task Force (STF) on Monday. Mobile services in Jammu and Kashmir has resumed from the afternoon of October 14. All this and more on MyNation in 100 seconds.
IndiaOct 14, 2019, 4:26 PM IST
Indian origin economist Abhijit Banerjee wins Nobel Prize; here are 10 facts
Born in India, but currently holding American citizenship, Abhijit Banerjee has won the Nobel Prize for economics. Here are 10 facts about the Nobel laureate, who has made India proud.