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Serious issue

Serious issue

Tuesday, 07 June 2022 | Pioneer

People who were till recently loudly promoting Kashmir Files are mum despite targeted killings The Kashmir of the 1990s is back. The targeted killings in the Valley have once again put a serious question mark on the tall claims of normalcy there. To intimidate daily wagers and Government employees, terrorists are...

Tough love

Tough love

Thursday, 02 June 2022 | Pioneer

Elon Musk has unequivocally told his staff to resume working physically in Tesla’s offices Elon Musk, the world’s richest man and chief executive officer of Tesla Inc, is apparently fed up with the work-from-home concept. His sudden outburst against the electric-carmaker’s executive staff members who have (habitually) taken to working for...

Tightening screws

Tightening screws

Thursday, 02 June 2022 | Pioneer

The Govt should focus on education and economy rather than on plans to control population Union Minister Prahlad Singh Patel’s statement that there would soon be a law to control population, may revive the debate over the issue. It is undeniable that rapid population growth undermines economic development, especially the efforts...

In the cross hairs

In the cross hairs

Wednesday, 01 June 2022 | Pioneer

The Opposition is gunning for Modi Government as it starts prepping for the 2024 election Two unrelated developments on Tuesday, pertaining to politics and economics, put the ruling BJP dispensation at the Centre on the defensive. The saffron party’s aggressive brand of Hindutva and controversial temple-related statements by some of its...

Chinese chequers

Chinese chequers

Wednesday, 01 June 2022 | Pioneer

Wary Pacific nations are resisting ‘good brother’ China’s offer to expand its scope Round one does not go to China. It failed to convince a group of Pacific island nations to sign an agreement to keep receiving security and economic cooperation from itself. They could not shed their suspicions that China...

Tragic flight

Tragic flight

Tuesday, 31 May 2022 | Pioneer

Nepal has an unenviable record of air tragedies on its mountains but course correction is missing In an eerie reminder of a crash that occurred on May 14, 2012, a plane flying from Pokhara to Jomsom crashed near the Jomsom Airport, killing 15 people. Ten years later, in the same month...

The pariahs

The pariahs

Tuesday, 31 May 2022 | Pioneer

Even a good 75 years after Independence, the word ‘untouchability’ is bereft of a definition The good news is it took the might of the State to facilitate a Dalit family’s entry into a temple in Karnataka this Saturday. The upper castes, as usual, refused them entry and rejected police entreaties....

New season

New season

Monday, 30 May 2022 | Pioneer | New season

For the sake of Delhi’s development, let’s hope the new L-G and the CM work together In a surprise move a few days back, the Centre decided to replace Anil Baijal with Vinai Kumar Saxena, a seasoned bureaucrat working with Khadi Gramodyog, as the Lt Governor of Delhi. Baijal had resigned...

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