Jean Dreze
Jharkhand  /  Published 10.06.22

Economist: Add an egg to midday meal

An egg served with every school midday meal will not only help address nutrition issues among children but also improve attendance at schools, development economist Jean Dreze said in a letter to Jhar...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 28.02.22

Chalk and cheese: UP vs Kerala debate is facile

The ongoing debate on Uttar Pradesh versus Kerala appears to be a true case of history repeating itself as farce. About a decade ago, a heated debate rose among top Indian economists which a...
By M.G. Radhakrishnan

People  /  Published 02.02.22

Parimal Bhattacharya on his latest book, ‘Field Notes from a Waterborne Land'

What has satisfied you the most about writing Field Notes and the response it has received? Writing Field Notes was a transformative experience. Travelling to unfamiliar terrains, meeting all those f...
By Rohan Datta

Jharkhand  /  Published 29.01.22

Dreze points to ITK model to revive education

Development economist Jean Drèze has in the pre-budget consultation on Thursday suggested Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren take a cue from Tamil Nadu’s “ITK scheme” to mi...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 06.07.21

Academics call out state 'cruelty'

Ganguly said Fr Stan fought for the idea of an inclusive and just India.“He died declared an anti-national under the draconian (anti-terror law) UAPA. Not just that despite his age and ill healt...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


Business  /  Published 23.06.21

Advisory panel gets free hand in Tamil Nadu

The high-powered economic advisory council to Tamil Nadu chief minister M.K. Stalin have been given the freedom to pick up issues and submit their suggestions to the chief minister. “It is diff...
By R. Suryamurthy in New Delhi

India  /  Published 22.06.21

Tamil Nadu govt economic council inducts talent

By M.R. Venkatesh, Animesh Bisoee, Our business bureau in Chennai

Jharkhand  /  Published 31.01.21

Jharkhand pension void

Over 10 lakh senior citizens in Jharkhand are allegedly not receiving their social security pensions for the last six months and facing hardship amid the Covid-19 pandemic, according to economist and ...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Opinion  /  Published 05.04.19

Is it the EC that is confused, or the people?

Confusion is a useful tool before election time. But is it the Election Commission that is confused, or do the people have the institution’s purpose all wrong? The EC was once perceived to be the ne...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 30.03.19

‘Arbitrary powers stifling rights’

Economist Jean Dreze, who was detained along with two activists on Thursday in BJP-ruled Jharkhand for trying to address a meeting on food security, has explained the possible reasons behind the polic...
By TT Bureau in Ranchi


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