Ajoy Kumar

Ajoy Kumar

India’s parched future

India’s parched future

Friday, 14 June 2019 | Ajoy Kumar

Forty per cent of our population or more than one in three will have no access to drinking water by 2030. That’s less than 11 years away. Policy must be backed by individual restraint A few days ago, a fight broke out in the city of Ranchi which resulted in the...

A befitting reply

A befitting reply

Friday, 22 February 2019 | Ajoy Kumar

For India’s response to the Pulwama terror attack to be truly effective, we must show our ability to be patient and cause maximum damage at the most appropriate time February 14, 2019, will henceforth be remembered as a day marred by the horrific images of a cowardly act of terror...

A characteristic approach

A characteristic approach

Friday, 08 February 2019 | Ajoy Kumar

The interim budget was just another instance of how the ruling Government has opted to stay true to its disappointing roadmap of governance Owing to the fact that Union Minister Arun Jaitley was unable to present the interim budget, Piyush Goyal presented it for the Modi Government last week. Unfortunately, while...

Use the Question Hour

Use the Question Hour

Friday, 25 January 2019 | Ajoy Kumar

Parliament is empowered to ensure that the Government and executive are accountable and can keep the bureaucracy in check. That’s why we need longer House sessions In 1958, a social and economic campaign, led by former Chairman of the Communist Party of China, Mao Zedong, sought to transform the Chinese...

A blip in India’s story

A blip in India’s story

Friday, 11 January 2019 | Ajoy Kumar

Economic prowess, strategic capability and the way world leaders perceive a nation are crucial markers of our foreign policy. The Modi Government has failed on each count The ‘Free Hugs Campaign’ is a social movement that involves individuals who offer hugs to other people  to showcase the power of a...

Sunday Edition

Don’t regulate us for the sake of it: Pichai

16 June 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

India tops tech visa applications for UK: Report

16 June 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

India’s flat May fuel demand points to sluggish economy

16 June 2019 | Agencies | Sunday Pioneer

Tanker attack jolts oil-import dependent Asia

16 June 2019 | AP | Sunday Pioneer