Three new-age musketeers

Three new-age musketeers

Saturday, 25 May 2019 | Amit Goel

Adityanath has emerged alongside Modi and Shah as the third pillar with his overall political wisdom that demolished anti-establishment sentiment and shattered caste-based politics Yogi Adityanath, the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, has succeeded in bringing about a significant shift in caste-based politics in his State by focussing on an...

United colours of Opposition a pipedream?

United colours of Opposition a pipedream?

Wednesday, 22 May 2019 | Kalyani Shankar

Undaunted by exit polls, Opposition unity efforts have gained momentum this past week. Almost all players have at some point in time dreamt of the prime ministerial job but the road to it is strewn with many hurdles and their contradictions Most exit polls have predicted a clear majority for the...

Excelling in stock market moves

Wednesday, 22 May 2019 | Hima Kota

Having a good knowledge about continuation chart patterns allows investors to speculate positively about trends For a novice, stock price alterations are haphazard movements up and down without any rhyme or reason. However, a trained eye can see patterns in these random moves. Chart patterns are geometric shapes found in price...

A revolution in rural job creation

A revolution in rural job creation

Wednesday, 22 May 2019 | Bindu Dalmia

China’s ‘Taobao’ model is worth emulating by Indian policy-makers to revitalise the e-commerce industry and harness multiplying effects of digital technology in rural areas Soon, the din of a bitterly fought, fractious election, where the discourse veered around some of the most irrelevant issues, will recede  and the focus of the...

Bridge the gap on patent rights

Tuesday, 21 May 2019 | Uttam Gupta

It’s unfortunate that the USTR, the US trade body, has put India on a ‘priority watch list' for intellectual property rights violations. For now, the rift appears too wide and requires adjustments by both sides. Protection of IP rights isn’t always inimical to public interest The US Trade Representative (USTR) has...

Inculcate smart farming practices

Tuesday, 21 May 2019 | Venkat Maroju

Data-driven agriculture can help India manage droughts better and improve long-term profitability of produce News about Fani and the trail of devastation in large parts of coastal Odisha put the spotlight on cyclones and with it extreme weather-related events that impact agriculture came into focus.  Arguably, one of the most frequently experienced...

Matches we never played

Matches we never played

Tuesday, 21 May 2019 | Raja Karthikeya

With some imagination and greater investment of time and trust, India and Australia will find that the sea between them is not a barrier, it is their shared border India’s southern neighbour Australia wants more from the bilateral relationship. But this may require a lot more investment and imagination from both...

Cure the illness from within

Cure the illness from within

Monday, 20 May 2019 | Tanu Priya

Access to low-cost generics at the cost of sidelining the protocols mandated by the WHO and compromising on drug quality will lead us nowhere. There’s a need to enforce stringent quality regulations. Will the pharma sector amend itself, asks Tanu Priya In recent times, India has earned the distinction of...

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Globe Trotting

19 May 2019 | Agencies | Sunday Pioneer

Left, TMC urge EC to ensure free, fair polling

19 May 2019 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer

Didi’s nephew sends defemation notice to PM

19 May 2019 | Saugar Sengupta | Sunday Pioneer

MoD rejects Vice Admiral Bimal Verma's petition

19 May 2019 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer