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Boost growth

Boost growth

Thursday, 16 June 2022 | Pioneer

PM’s directive to recruit people in ‘mission mode’ will only improve governance, not generate jobs Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision to recruit 10 lakh people in various Ministries and departments will go a long way in adding to State capacity. The move should be seen as an endeavour to improve governance,...

Mere chattel?

Mere chattel?

Saturday, 11 June 2022 | Pioneer

Once again, Cong’s Rajasthan MLAs prove that elected representatives obey party managers The Rajasthan Government on Thursday evening suspended internet services in the Amer area of Jaipur district for 12 hours, till 9 am on Friday. One would be anxious to know what happened in that locality. Riots? Some major violent...

Let it go

Let it go

Friday, 10 June 2022 | Pioneer

It’s time to forget the bitterness caused by individuals and focus on rebuilding ties Even as the Nupur Sharma-Naveen Kumar Jindal saga over their controversial remarks against Prophet Mohammad refuses to fold up despite the BJP announcing their suspension-expulsion from the party, diplomatic backlash from mainly Islamic countries and organisations continues...

Beyond rate cut

Beyond rate cut

Friday, 10 June 2022 | Pioneer

The most vulnerable sections of society are bearing the brunt of high inflation The rate hike of 50 basis points, or 0.5 per cent, by the Reserve Bank of India was along expected lines. This means that now the repo rate would be 4.9 per cent. Repo rate is the rate at...

Staying alive

Staying alive

Thursday, 09 June 2022 | Pioneer

Revenge tourism may be an actual thing, but so are the lingering variants of COVID These days, when there’s a lot of talk about hatemongers, religious intolerance, fanaticism and taking revenge on the ‘wrongs’ perpetrated in history with regard to the mandir-masjid controversies, there’s another type of revenge that is being...

Blight on the land

Blight on the land

Thursday, 09 June 2022 | Pioneer

In India, unfortunately, politicking trumps environmental concerns One way of viewing the recently released 2022 Environment Performance Index (EPI), which puts India at the bottom of the ranking, is by dismissing the index as alarmist. The 2022 EPI, prepared by Yale and Columbia University researchers, ranks 180 nations on 40 performance...

Guns blazing

Guns blazing

Wednesday, 08 June 2022 | Pioneer

Rahul Gandhi is again trying to carve out a place for the Congress in the Opposition space   Fresh from his party’s resounding victory in the recent Kerala byelection on the Thrikkakkara seat, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi seems to have acquired a fresh lease of political bravado and unleashed a multi-layered hydra attack...

Politics of chaddis

Politics of chaddis

Wednesday, 08 June 2022 | Pioneer

The clash over school textbook contents has slipped to new lows in Karnataka Mahatma Gandhi laid a great deal of emphasis on the harmony between means and ends. He likened means to a seed, the end to a tree; and there is just the same inviolable connection between their means and the...

Sunday Edition

Talktime | ‘Singing is my passion & my first interest’

07 August 2022 | SUPRIYA RAMESH | Sunday Pioneer

Smile with confidence

07 August 2022 | DR RIYA GUPTA | Sunday Pioneer

A Pawfect Day

07 August 2022 | Pioneer | Sunday Pioneer

Book Shaman in the City is the thriller you were looking for

07 August 2022 | Pioneer | Sunday Pioneer

Masterstroke

07 August 2022 | Pioneer | Sunday Pioneer

How the role of leadership is changing

07 August 2022 | Pioneer | Sunday Pioneer