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Netaji next

Netaji next

Monday, 22 October 2018 | Pioneer

The BJP has spotted an opportunity; and it’s making a concerted effort to appropriate the legacy of Subhas Chandra Bose For long-time BJP watchers it comes as no surprise that the party has upped its game in the appropriation of great leaders of India who have been largely ignored or placed...

Entitlement Culture

Thursday, 18 October 2018 | Pioneer

VIP privilege which leads to the kind of incidents that went down in Delhi is the bane of a meritocratic society Events that unfolded at a posh hotel in South Delhi a few nights ago have once again highlighted the many shades of the all-persuasive, boorish VIP culture that infects the...

Shashi’s sallies

Wednesday, 17 October 2018 | Pioneer

Shashi Tharoor certainly knows what he is doing. The question is, do the Congress and BJP? Congress MP from Thiruvananthapuram Shashi Tharoor has once again set the cat among the pigeons with his statement, factoring in the clarification he issued, which amounted to saying that while he conceded most Hindus do...

Miles ahead

Wednesday, 17 October 2018 | Pioneer

No matter how much successive Governments may have done to make India a major power, we lag behind China With Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Xi Jinping of China scheduled to meet for the fourth time this year on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Argentina next month, the...

Honour in uniform

Tuesday, 16 October 2018 | Pioneer

The Army owes it to its tradition of discipline to ensure crimes like the Assam fake encounter never happen again There are many things than can, and do, go wrong when you deploy the Army which is trained to ruthlessly and without mercy eliminate external enemies on internal security duties. No...

Here we go again

Tuesday, 16 October 2018 | Pioneer

We are at that time of the year when pollution level rises and the Government, like every year, steps in to try and control it There is an eerie similarity between the discomforting presence of pollutants in the atmosphere and the authorities tasked to tackle the problem of air pollution in...

River of pain

Monday, 15 October 2018 | Pioneer

Lack of due recognition to GD Agrawal’s contribution to India’s environmental movement is a matter of shame Octogenarian environmentalist GD Agrawal died on October 11 on the 111th day of his fast to the save the Ganga. It is a national tragedy that he was martyred in a cause to which...

Flying unsafe

Monday, 15 October 2018 | Pioneer

As an Air India Express plane crashes into an airport wall and flies for four hours, the scanner is on airport security What does it say about Indian airport security that it took several hours for the airport authorities and the pilots to realise that an Air India Express plane had...

State Editions

State employees going on strike to lose salary

22 October 2018 | PNS | Lucknow

11 natives of UP among dead

22 October 2018 | PNS | Lucknow

BJP true saviour of Dalits: Yogi

22 October 2018 | PNS | Lucknow

Titli-hit village G’pati still awaits relief

22 October 2018 | TARINI PRASAD PANDA | Bhubaneswar

Similipal park to reopen from Nov 1

22 October 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Woman’s semi-clad body found in Khordha

22 October 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

Sri Lanka: The road to recovery

21 October 2018 | Kumar Chellappan | Agenda

Lessons from Hyderabad airport

21 October 2018 | SRINATH RANGARAJAN | Agenda

The Indian Guru in Kenya

21 October 2018 | Gautam Mukherjee | Agenda

The fragility of dreams

21 October 2018 | Ronica Wahi | Agenda

Culture Lane

21 October 2018 | Pioneer | Agenda

OddlyEnough

21 October 2018 | Pioneer | Agenda