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Trouble in Jharkhand

Trouble in Jharkhand

Thursday, 14 November 2019 | Pioneer

After Maharashtra, allies AJSU and LJP turn adamant on seats, show BJP why it needs them From the west to the east, BJP’s allies in the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) are seeking to assert themselves and give the “big brother” a tough time in both pre and post-poll scenarios. That’s because...

Historical reconstruction

Historical reconstruction

Tuesday, 12 November 2019 | Sandhya Jain

The Supreme Court’s landmark judgment on the disputed site in Ayodhya rests on historical evidence; the gains of which are civilisational A learned member of the five-judge Bench (not Constitution Bench) wisely collated the evidence regarding Sri Ram’s birthplace and appended it to the Supreme Court’s verdict of November 9, granting...

Censorship of hate?

Censorship of hate?

Monday, 11 November 2019 | Pioneer

Following the suspension of a prominent lawyer’s account, liberals ask if Twitter is wrong There is a problem with both sides of the narrative in the media nowadays. They both are so extremely wedded to their views that they refuse to even concede a point to their opposition. And that becomes...

Return of maryada

Return of maryada

Monday, 11 November 2019 | Pioneer

That a multi-religious Bench could deliver a unanimous verdict is a tribute to our judicial system and political sagacity Revered variously as Maryada Purushottam Sri Ramchandra Raja of Ayodhya, the Imam-e-Hind as Allama Iqbal designated him, and a founding pillar of the Oriental civilisation, the status of Sri Ram as the...

Politics of influx

Politics of influx

Monday, 11 November 2019 | BZ KHASRU

The mistrust of some Hindus towards Bangladesh is disturbing. If the migration issue festers, business communities on both sides will go into hibernation For more than 100 years, the ratio of Hindu population in the Indian subcontinent has been declining. The dip, from 75.1 per cent in 1881 to 72.9 per...

Airline blues

Airline blues

Saturday, 09 November 2019 | Pioneer

Proposals to sell Air India have been heard for over three decades now but this time the Govt is serious When it comes to Air India and the issue of privatisation, opinions are strongly divided. Some feel that the government has no business being in the airline business and Air India’s...

Why the pact soured

Why the pact soured

Saturday, 09 November 2019 | Pioneer

As Fadnavis resigns to head a caretaker Govt, the Sena cannot see the BJP bombarding its space of Marathi championship This has been a classic case of constitutional propriety being overridden by political impropriety. Maharashtra is staring at an unprecedented political crisis, where two pre-poll alliances have sought a mandate and...

The cross of valour

The cross of valour

Saturday, 09 November 2019 | Ashok K Mehta

Three Victoria Crosses for Second Fifth Gorkhas are a reminder of unparalleled action that prevented the Japanese army from reaching India Three Victoria Cross-winning actions of a single unit along the Tiddim-Bishenpur-Imphal road and one unknown British Sergeant and seven soldiers in a trench along with others at Garrison Hill in...

State Editions

Suspense continues over AJSU-BJP tie-up

14 November 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Man killed over witchcraft suspicion in Gajapati

14 November 2019 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Cong decries officers’ no reply to their letters

14 November 2019 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

46K found ineligible KALIA beneficiaries

14 November 2019 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Assembly stalled over violence against women

14 November 2019 | PABITRA SENAPATY | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

Cleaning Delhi’s Air An Ethical and Economic Dilemma

10 November 2019 | Dr Manish Kumar Shrivastava | Agenda

Beyond Time and Space

10 November 2019 | Dr Asha Goswami | Agenda

Loving your own space

10 November 2019 | Sarita Mathur | Agenda

We need love to exist

10 November 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Stay alert to keep mind in shape

10 November 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Ayodhya judgment: Reasons & resolution

10 November 2019 | PNS | Agenda