Muhammad Yunus
Opinion  /  Published 10.09.21

Give women credit

On August 12, the prime minister sanctioned a fund of Rs 1,625 crore towards capitalization of about four lakh women self-help groups under the ‘Atmanirbhar Narishakti se Samvad’ initiativ...
By Arindam Gupta

Calcutta  /  Published 09.10.20

UBI sounds like begging: Laureate

Universal basic income is not a charity but a legitimate demand to put money in the hands of people who don’t have it and spur demand, instrumental in reviving the economy from the Covid-induced...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 08.10.20

College webinar with Muhammad Yunus

A Nobel laureate and a veteran economist will discuss the impact of Covid-19 on livelihoods in a webinar on Thursday afternoon. “The COVID 19 Pandemic — Lives, Livelihood and Challenges&r...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 11.08.20

Flawed notion: Quantifying happiness

Sir — A recent study — it surprisingly asked just two questions to 1,155 respondents — found that 89 per cent of people think that happiness can be controlled. But the idea of quanti...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 06.08.20

An epiphany: India's informal sector

In a recent conversation with Rahul Gandhi, the Nobel laureate, Muhammad Yunus, stressed the importance of recognizing informal sector workers and giving them greater privileges and rights. Many of th...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 01.08.20

Yunus: Recognise informal sector

Bangladeshi social entrepreneur and Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus believes that the pandemic has created an opportunity for the world to reimagine the concept of the economy and “recognise&rdquo...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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