Hard task ahead for charismatic Jacinda

Hard task ahead for charismatic Jacinda

Sunday, 25 October 2020 | Makhan Saikia

At a time when right-wing parties have a field day around the world, Jacinda Ardern has led the centre-left Labour Party to a historic victory. Considering her winning formula of compromise and consensus, the absolute majority might prove a challenge for her as she needs to take along the polar...

Crowdpuller Tejashwi

Crowdpuller Tejashwi

Thursday, 22 October 2020 | Pioneer

RJD leader Lalu Prasad’s son has committed himself to the race rather late in the day. He may dent but can’t demolish Nitish One would have expected the pandemic to dull the campaign for the Bihar elections but Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav is certainly stealing the thunder in...

Welfarism and growth

Welfarism and growth

Thursday, 22 October 2020 | Bindu Dalmia

We have to get past the obsessive compulsion to look at monthly outcomes and instead adopt a medium-to-long-term approach for a sustainable recovery The Indian economy has been stress-tested many times before but never been dented as savagely as this time around. But 2020 will be remembered as the year that...

Restarting Jet

Restarting Jet

Wednesday, 21 October 2020 | Pioneer

With only a few details public and no dates set for resuming fights, there is no guarantee that this will succeed The bid to take over the remaining assets and brand of Jet Airways by Dubai-based real estate entrepreneur Murari Jalan and American private equity firm Kalrock Capital has been accepted...

Australia aboard

Australia aboard

Wednesday, 21 October 2020 | Pioneer

India has invited Australia to the Malabar naval exercises with the US and Japan. A reinforced Quad is ready to take Beijing head on For long, India had not been too keen on firming up the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue with Australia militarily. While it had committed to the security alliance in...

Long haul in Ladakh

Long haul in Ladakh

Wednesday, 21 October 2020 | Ashok K Mehta

With no face-to-face discussion taking place between the two nations, a grand bargain cannot be expected in the near future In the absence of a face-to-face meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping, likely due to the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) and BRICS summits at Moscow going...

Chase the virus

Chase the virus

Tuesday, 20 October 2020 | Pioneer

India may be just about flattening its pandemic curve but all depends on how we handle the festival gush There is some good news for India at last where the pandemic is concerned. The number of new Coronavirus infections and casualties has declined in the last three weeks and the spread...

Wrong at many levels

Wrong at many levels

Tuesday, 20 October 2020 | Pioneer

By calling a Dalit woman candidate an ‘item’, Kamal Nath may have cost the Congress its chances in the MP bypolls It has been less than a month that the Hathras gang-rape and murder of a Dalit woman got the nation’s sympathy. But in the absence of any action, the atrocities...

State Editions

Covid-19 cases on  decline in State

25 October 2020 | PNS | Ranchi

IN BRIEF

25 October 2020 | PNS | Ranchi

Lalu likely to sacrifice goats to please Goddess Durga

25 October 2020 | VIJAY DEO JHA | Ranchi

Congress intensifies poll campaign in Bermo

25 October 2020 | PNS | Ranchi

JD(U) joins hands with  BJP for by-election

25 October 2020 | PNS | Ranchi

Sunday Edition

Dussehra of Kulasekaranpatinam, Tuticorin

25 October 2020 | Experts | Agenda

The Return of Delhi Smog

25 October 2020 | Sonal Shukla | Agenda

Astroturf: Season of empowerment

25 October 2020 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Dauntless picks

25 October 2020 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

Talktime | ‘It’s a matter of perception on how to value artwork’

25 October 2020 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

‘I shifted to NY to explore international music’

25 October 2020 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer