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A curated list

A curated list

Monday, 04 March 2024 | Pioneer

BJP names 195 in first list; retains some MPs, drops some and moves a few from RS to LS poll arena The well-oiled poll machinery of the BJP has released its first list of candidates for the Lok Sabha elections, leding to intrigue and speculation across political circles. With this move,...

Modi with a message

Modi with a message

Friday, 23 February 2024 | Pioneer

The PM's planned visit to Sandeshkhali challenges Mamata, seeks to gain ground in Bengal Prime Minister Narendra Modi's planned visit to Sandeshkhali on March 7 holds significant implications not only for the BJP's Lok Sabha poll strategy but also for the political fortunes of Mamata Banerjee, the TMC supremo and an...

Fair play

Fair play

Thursday, 22 February 2024 | Pioneer

Rules forcing women out of job for marriage or family unconstitutional, SC has ruled In a landmark ruling, the Supreme Court has declared regulations mandating the dismissal of women from jobs upon marriage as “archaic, discriminatory and in violation of constitutional principles.” The judgment marks another significant step towards gender equality...

Locking horns

Locking horns

Wednesday, 21 February 2024 | Pioneer

Protesting farmers reject Government’s offer on MSP, ‘Delhi Chalo' march to resume today Agitating farmers intend to intensify their 'Delhi Chalo' protest from Wednesday as their negotiations with the Government remain deadlocked. With both sides adamant on their respective positions, it seems unlikely that the stalemate will end in a hurry...

Mahabharat 2.0

Mahabharat 2.0

Tuesday, 20 February 2024 | Pioneer

LS polls a battle between Modi’s development agenda and INDIA bloc’s dynastic corruption, says Shah Echoes of the ancient Mahabharat have begun to reverberate as the nation approaches the general elections. The recent statements by Home Minister Amit Shah, the BJP's chief poll strategist, have delineated contrasting narratives between Prime Minister...

Poll mantra

Poll mantra

Monday, 19 February 2024 | Pioneer

Modi tells team to seek votes on pro-poor work, development and enhanced global standing The Lok Sabha elections are likely to be announced anytime now. The BJP, known for its heavy-duty and well-oiled poll machinery, is already ahead of other parties in strategising an action plan. At the recent BJP National...

Reaping unrest

Reaping unrest

Saturday, 17 February 2024 | Pioneer

Farmers' standoff with the Centre persists; it is time for a meaningful dialogue to thrash out a solution  The ongoing standoff between protesting farmers and the Union Government continues to rivet the nation's attention, highlighting deep-rooted issues concerning agricultural reforms, livelihood and the role of the State. This year has...

Modi maxes his maxim

Modi maxes his maxim

Friday, 16 February 2024 | Pioneer

PM takes ‘Minimum Govt, Maximum Governance' pitch to Dubai, says trust in Govt at all-time high Reiterating his administration's commitment to the principle of 'Minimum Government, Maximum Governance,' Prime Minister Narendra Modi has stressed upon the significant strides made in streamlining bureaucracy and fostering Indian public's trust in governance. Speaking at...

Sunday Edition

Actress of depth and versatility

03 March 2024 | Pioneer | Agenda

Jewellery That Reflects Your Style

03 March 2024 | Nivi Shrivastava | Agenda

Artist’s tribute to ambassador of hope

03 March 2024 | Pioneer | Agenda

NOTA: The silent revolution or the illusion of choice?

03 March 2024 | Astha Ranjan | Agenda

Astroturf | Detoxify the negatives to optimise the potential

03 March 2024 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda