Entrepreneurship: A solution to joblessness

Entrepreneurship: A solution to joblessness

Monday, 29 April 2019 | Rishi Chandiok

Indian youth can move from demanding employment to creating progress in a supported and established direct selling model that rewards diligence, dynamism and dedication, says Rishi Chandiok India’s underemployment crisis is both a challenge and an opportunity. A report by the the International Labour Organisation  predicted in 2018 that by 2019,...

Roots of Islamophobia

Roots of Islamophobia

Friday, 26 April 2019 | Nadeem Paracha

Anti-Muslim sentiment has become a tool for populist politicians to describe Muslims as the ‘other’ and the ones to blame for the economic or cultural decline of a Western country   On March 15, when a horrendous attack by a White Australian supremacist left 50 Muslims dead in a mosque in...

Of rising temperatures and falling standards

Thursday, 25 April 2019 | Kota Sriraj

A new study that links global warming with inequality must prompt world leaders to raise their fight against climate change. In the Indian context, we need region-specific and customised policies besides awareness drives The spectre of climate change has spread its tentacles far beyond the ambit of the environment. As global...

Incentivise, don’t destroy business

Thursday, 25 April 2019 | Uttam Gupta

The Government’s brazen attempt to increase the profits of MSMEs by letting them retain a good portion of tax collected from consumers is illogical The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council has adopted a liberal stance towards small businesses, keeping in mind their potential to generate employment and increase workers’ income....

Don’t short-change women

Don’t short-change women

Thursday, 25 April 2019 | Moin Qazi

Despite a spectacular performance, India’s financial inclusion story suffers from gender inequity. Significant change can come only through focussed efforts from Governments and banks It is now a universally-acknowledged fact that India has shown spectacular performance in financial inclusion and is now a guiding light for the developing world. Several international...

Hindu nationalism: Ultimate trump card

Hindu nationalism: Ultimate trump card

Wednesday, 24 April 2019 | Kalyani Shankar

Having failed to harp on issues of national security and development, the BJP is once again playing the Hindutva card to woo voters. It is to be seen if this cafeteria approach of the party will click this time or not The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) seems to have gone back...

Doing justice to the poor

Wednesday, 24 April 2019 | Hima Kota

Poverty can never be eradicated through doles or minimum bank transfers. Instead, the weaker sections should be financially empowered Poverty is the Achilles Heel for India as it hinders growth/progress. Though poverty and its eradication have been part of numerous political manifestoes since the time of independence, the issue has never really...

Job creation real game changer

Job creation real game changer

Wednesday, 24 April 2019 | Vinai Kumar saxena

The model of development undertaken by KVIC, the Indian Army and the LAHDC in Jammu & Kashmir must be replicated all across the State to mainstream misguided youth. Idle minds, as they say, are the “devil’s workshop.” The size of Jammu and Kashmir’s unemployed youth is almost that of the population...

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