Ukraine has nothing left to lose

Ukraine has nothing left to lose

Saturday, 04 May 2019 | Gwynne Dyer

What is Zelensky going to do for Ukraine now that he has been swept into office with a landslide majority? Nobody actually knows and this may include Zelensky himself. But Ukrainian voters are no fools Ukraine has a new President and he’s a comedian. Oh, wait a minute, that’s not such...

Resolution through dialogue

Resolution through dialogue

Thursday, 02 May 2019 | Aishwarya Giridhar

Instead of imposing blanket rules, Governments globally can implement a regulatory model involving a negotiation with technology companies that is based on identified issues Technology companies have fundamentally changed the way in which we obtain information, communicate, travel, transact in goods and services and consume content. However, they’ve also been...

An unconventional fight in Varanasi

An unconventional fight in Varanasi

Wednesday, 01 May 2019 | Kalyani Shankar

While people are divided about the developmental works carried out by the Prime Minister in Varanasi, they are sure he has no challenger in this constituency. The only question is about the margin of victory Prime Minister Narendra Modi has represented Varanasi for the past five years. Has the constituency...

No populist breakthrough?

Wednesday, 01 May 2019 | Gwynne Dyer

Populists have gained strength in recent times. If this continues for another five years, the EU could just vanish the way the old Soviet Union did For the second time in a month, a member country of the European Union (EU) has ‘not’ voted a populist into power. Could it...

Why boards need diversity

Why boards need diversity

Wednesday, 01 May 2019 | Hima Bindu Kota

Why boards need diversity The representation of women in workforce has risen substantially but their participation on corporate boards is still limited. The economic importance of equality must be understood Although participation of women in workforce is increasing worldwide, it is not commensurate with higher leadership roles. Female participation on...

India's war against financial apartheid

Tuesday, 30 April 2019 | Moin Qazi

By involving local communities in the process of development, we can ensure more equitable and just growth — something which is not captured by Gross Domestic Product. This should be the true metric of both inclusive and sustainable expansion The pursuit of growth over social justice, which has been the...

Existential threat to democracy

Tuesday, 30 April 2019 | Anuj Sayal

Owing to its reach, social media has gained political traction in recent times. Fake news, too, has been all-pervasive. Reverberations will be felt even after the polls. We need stricter social media monitoring General elections in India are considered to be the world’s largest voting event wherein an estimated 900...

Change dynamics in Ladakh

Change dynamics in Ladakh

Tuesday, 30 April 2019 | Anil Gupta

Notwithstanding its strategic and geographical significance, this region has not received the attention it deserves. Ladakhis have genuine demands. And the Government must act, now The trans-Himalayan region of Ladakh with Zanskar ranges in the south and Karakoram ranges in the north, bordering both Pakistan and China, is strategically important...

State Editions

Admission for UG courses begins in city colleges

22 May 2019 | Divya Modi | Ranchi

BJP trying to lure Cong MLAs, says Nath

22 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Matching VVPAT slips would delay results: CEO

22 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

BSP suspends Ramveer Upadhyay

22 May 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

12 killed in mishaps

22 May 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Sunday Edition

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