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U.S. Economist Richard Thaler Wins Nobel Economics Prize

STOCKHOLM — U.S. economist Richard Thaler won the 2017 Nobel Economics Prize for his contributions in the field of behavioral economics, showing how human traits affect supposedly rational markets, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said on Monday. Thaler brought to prominence the idea of “nudge” economics, where humans are subtly guided toward beneficial behaviors […]

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Faced With ₹100-Crore Defamation Case, Journalist Who Reported On Jay Shah's Business Refuses To Back Down

Journalist Rohini Singh, who investigated into the alleged irregularities in business enterprises run by Jay Amitbhai Shah, BJP President Amit Shah’s son, for The Wire, has stood up for herself after being slapped with a defamation case. In a Facebook post, she made her stance clear, explaining that her job as a journalist is to […]

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Padmavati Trailer: Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Period Drama Will Stun You With Its Imagery

Earlier today, Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmavati trailer was unveiled online. With Bhansali, who is known to weave magic with his visuals, one expects nothing but a stunning canvass, and with Padmavati, it seems that he has trumped all of his past work. Padmavati’s trailer is moody and atmospheric with an appropriate background score that adds […]

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The 7-Year-Old Actress In 'The Florida Project' Gives The Year's Best Screen Performance

Early in the new movie “The Florida Project,” 6-year-old Moonee gives two friends a tour of the dingy motel at which she resides. Strolling along a balcony, Moonee offers a short biography of the dweller behind each violet door. The woman in this room “talks to Jesus,” she announces; the man in that room “gets arrested a lot.” We don’t learn […]

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Our Lives Are So Hectic Because Of A Crazy Addiction We Never Talk About

The addiction we never even think about. We’re helplessly, hopelessly hooked. Virtually all of us have an insatiable thirst for some of the most fantastically addictive products humanity has ever invented. These are products we rarely think about in terms of being addicted, because everyone uses them, and we largely take them for granted. They […]