Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen laughes during a news conference December 13, 2017 (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) GETTY Economists extol the theoretical virtues of competition. But in the practice of their own profession, they seem to oppose it, especially in opening up professional economics to women. A recent surveyRead More →

Unidentified, armed criminals stormed into a branch of the Manappuram Finance Company here on Thursday and fled with 15 kg of gold bars, biscuits, and coins after threatening the employees there, police said. The gold is estimated to be worth Rs. 5 crore. Senior police officials, including Inspector General ofRead More →