SC empowers women

SC empowers women

Saturday, 01 October 2022 | Pioneer

The SC decision to legalise abortion for all women irrespective of their marital status is pathbreaking   With one stroke of a pen, the Supreme Court has taken a bold decision for women's emancipation. Its verdict on giving abortion rights to all women regardless of their marital status would indeed pave...

Durand faultlines on cricket pitch

Durand faultlines on cricket pitch

Thursday, 29 September 2022 | Bhopinder Singh

Power politics has seeped on to the cricket ground, too, and this is not good news either for the game of cricket or for cricket-playing nations When the former Pakistani speedster and motor-mouth Shoaib Akhtar railed against the ostensible behaviour of Afghan players and fans in the recent Asia Cup match,...

Jaishankar's US visit

Jaishankar's US visit

Wednesday, 28 September 2022 | Pioneer

On an official visit, the Minister is taking on the US media and the administration alike External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar is on 11-day US visit and his visit is turning out to be an exercise in plain speaking. The foreign minister arrived in the US on Sunday to attend the United...

Setback for AAP

Setback for AAP

Wednesday, 28 September 2022 | Pioneer

Aam Aadmi Party's vicious campaign against Delhi’s Lieutenant Governor backfires The Delhi High Court’s decision to restrain Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and its leaders from leveling "false" allegations against Lieutenant Governor Vinai Kumar Saxena is a rap on the knuckles for the Arvind Kejriwal-led party. More so because the court has...

Facts, factoids and their interpretation

Facts, factoids and their interpretation

Wednesday, 28 September 2022 | Sangram Mishra

Though both sound similar, there is a vast difference between facts and factoids, and we must differentiate between their implications as well The fact always states something actual as opposed to the imagination, whereas a factoid means an inaccurate statement or statistic believed to be true because of broad repetition. Now...

Food Security Dwindles

Food Security Dwindles

Tuesday, 27 September 2022 | Pioneert

Increasing foodgrain prices will be a big blow to country’s food security  which is already strained Food security has been a major challenge as we have a sizable population that earns its living on daily basis and do not have the reserve to buy food in advance. According to the UN,...

Gehlot’s gambit

Gehlot’s gambit

Tuesday, 27 September 2022 | Pioneer

Congress leadership failed to comprehend that he is unwilling to quit the top office in Rajasthan The presidential election in the Congress and Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot’s candidature have once again proved the gross ineptitude of the party leadership—that is, of the Gandhis. It is quite evident that, for the umpteenth...

Polluting a river is a sin against it!

Polluting a river is a sin against it!

Tuesday, 27 September 2022 | Sanjib Pohit and Anupma Mehta

Immersion of idols laced with harmful chemicals does an irreparable damage to a river, time to stop sinning against salvator It is that time of the year again, when the devout prepare fancy and exotic idols of gods and goddesses, venerate them for a few days and then consign them to...

State Editions

NCDC’s first Foundation Day celebrated at CCL

02 October 2022 | PNS | Ranchi

Over 500 tonnes of foodgrains spoil in New Giridih Railway Station

02 October 2022 | Pravin K Mishra | Ranchi

The dynamics of climate-related inflation

02 October 2022 | Auvi Mukherjee | Ranchi

Brochure of film ‘AA Bhi Ja O Piya’ released in Hazaribag

02 October 2022 | Shailesh Sharma | Ranchi

Woman killed over land dispute in Bokaro

02 October 2022 | SURESH NIKHAR | Ranchi

Sunday Edition

Relevance of Shardeya Navaratra

02 October 2022 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

CUET: Predicament & possibilities

02 October 2022 | Piyush Kamal | Agenda

Delhi University Recollecting the past

02 October 2022 | Hardeep Singh Puri | Agenda

A pilgrimage with a difference

02 October 2022 | Navin Upadhyay | Agenda

NIF Book Prize longlist announced

02 October 2022 | Pioneer | Agenda