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Elephantine problem

Elephantine problem

Thursday, 04 June 2020 | Pioneer

Laws make no sense if not enforced. And people will play with animals till we realise the right to co-existence All of humanity needs to hang its head in shame for an inhuman deed that took place on May 27 in Malappuram, Kerala. A 15-year-old pregnant tusker, looking for food, strayed...

Hell before healing

Hell before healing

Saturday, 30 May 2020 | Pioneer

The dismal conditions at quarantine centres across the country are more killing than the disease itself The word “quarantine centre” has become the colonial equivalent of “kaala paani” or confinement in the dreaded prison on the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, where our freedom fighters were condemned to die in pitiable conditions....

Balancing act

Balancing act

Saturday, 30 May 2020 | Pioneer

India was quick to brush off US mediation on Ladakh. Besides, we can’t afford to rub China the wrong way in the pandemic era India finds itself in a peculiar situation, caught between the US and China over border tensions in Ladakh. While its strategic proximity to the first is a...

The cost of care

The cost of care

Friday, 29 May 2020 | Pioneer

SC asks Govt to identify private hospitals which benefitted from past largesse and, therefore, should treat COVID patients free As Coronavirus cases continue to rise across the country and the Government healthcare infrastructure begins to burst at the seams, the Supreme Court has asked the Centre to identify private hospitals which...

Labour woes

Labour woes

Friday, 29 May 2020 | Pioneer

While States are redistributing returnee workers, in the long run we need a national database and a pan-India social security net The reverse exodus of migrants, which according to the Government’s admission in the Supreme Court has seen 91 lakh daily wagers and service personnel move out of cities to their...

Hong Kong erupts again

Hong Kong erupts again

Thursday, 28 May 2020 | Pioneer

China is resorting to ‘wolf-warrior’ diplomacy for ‘great rejuvenation’ of the State as the world corners it on COVID-19 If Chinese President Xi Jinping’s “be prepared for war” cry to protect the nation’s sovereignty is any indication, then China, blamed by much of the world for the COVID-19 nightmare, is hitting...

Trouble for Uddhav

Trouble for Uddhav

Thursday, 28 May 2020 | Pioneer

Given his inept handling of COVID-19, both his coalition allies and the BJP are keen to make him the fall guy True leadership is tested when a crisis such as the one caused by the COVID-19 pandemic leaves you desperately looking for answers and clutching at any straw in the wind....

Up in the sky

Up in the sky

Wednesday, 27 May 2020 | Pioneer

The first day of domestic flights showed that there is no drop in demand and a willing adherence to norms Two months after India resumed domestic air travel, nobody had expected a resumption of efficiencies in a new world order. But what happened on Monday belied all expectations. Harrowing scenes...

State Editions

Bilaspur industrialists thank CM for helping MSME

04 June 2020 | Staff Reporter | Raipur

‘Monsoon won’t accelerate corona spread’

04 June 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

State mulls to set up units for daily-use goods

04 June 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Nitayananda Satpathy passes away

04 June 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

‘Monsoon in State by June 11’

04 June 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

A summit feat

31 May 2020 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

‘I have always been a drama queen’

31 May 2020 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

The strongest coffee is here

31 May 2020 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

FOR MANGOLICIOUS CRAVINGS

31 May 2020 | Pioneer | Sunday Pioneer

US Presidential poll in times of Covid

31 May 2020 | Manan Dwivedi | Agenda

Maoist mayhem under new leadership

31 May 2020 | Anshuman Behera | Agenda