Wonder girl

Wonder girl

Monday, 25 May 2020 | Pioneer

Desperation drove 15-year-old Jyoti Kumari to pedal 1,200 km to Bihar with her father. She is now up for cycling trials If the pandemic has shown our ugly side, with a rampant class divide apparent in decisions taken by the Government vis-Ã -vis the lesser privileged, namely migrants, it has also...

The dragon’s grip

The dragon’s grip

Friday, 22 May 2020 | Pioneer

Nepal is clearly a pawn in China’s design to stress India in the middle of the pandemic by reigniting old border disputes Admittedly, India’s relations with its immediate neighbours have in recent times been uneasy primarily because of two factors. One, the Chinese economic suzerainty in smaller nations through a colonising project...

Heartless reforms

Heartless reforms

Friday, 22 May 2020 | Ajoy Kumar

Changes in labour laws have been long overdue in our country. But in doing away with necessary protection for workers, State Governments are playing with their basic rights These are difficult times for any human being as the entire world is suffering due to the pandemic. Millions of people are at...

Real estate ripples

Real estate ripples

Thursday, 21 May 2020 | Pioneer

The impact of Coronavirus on commercial real estate will be interesting, primarily because none really knows the future As the Coronavirus pandemic began spreading its tentacles out of China and to the rest of the world in the middle of March, offices and malls began clearing out.  People became genuinely scared...

Reverse spread

Reverse spread

Thursday, 21 May 2020 | Pioneer

Returnee migrants are taking back the virus to their home States which are ill-equipped to handle the pandemic Had we controlled the exodus of migrants, either by holding them at their work sites or arranging a systematic transport mechanism to ferry them back when COVID-19 cases weren’t spiking enough, then we...

Bugle for more reforms

Bugle for more reforms

Thursday, 21 May 2020 | Bindu Dalmia

The Corona crisis is about personal and economic survival. This should compel us to regenerate like the proverbial phoenix by discovering creative solutions for revival and recovery The Prime Minister’s announcement on May 12 of a monetary package of Rs 20 lakh crore to revive the Indian economy presaged a roadmap...

Haircut or not?

Haircut or not?

Wednesday, 20 May 2020 | Pioneer

Beauty and grooming services need a detailed and careful protocol before being allowed to open up Do we open salons or not? As a haircut closely follows liquor as the most sought after service, both the Centre and State Governments are wondering whether to list barber services as an essential category...

Signs of a cure

Signs of a cure

Wednesday, 20 May 2020 | Pioneer

As producer of 60 per cent of the world’s vaccines, India could become the production hub for an antidote to the virus Months into the pandemic, humanity still seems to be in a tailspin. Given this gloom and doom scenario, it is but natural that mankind should look towards the...

State Editions

1.52L students avail CM Medhavi Vidyarthi Yojana

25 May 2020 | Staff Reporter | Lucknow

Governor, CM greet people of MP on occasion of Id-ul-Fitr

25 May 2020 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

No labourer employed in R'gada MNREGS work

25 May 2020 | BADAl TAH | Bhubaneswar

News Briefs

25 May 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Massive fire breaks out in Apoorti market godown

25 May 2020 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Sunday Edition

A cupful of health

24 May 2020 | Excerpt | Agenda

from Corona to Karuna

24 May 2020 | Radhanath Swami | Agenda

Resurgence of Nature

24 May 2020 | Madan lall Manchanda | Agenda

For us and the world

24 May 2020 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | Be live to collective obligation

24 May 2020 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Talktime : ‘I regret not retaliating to verbal abuse’

24 May 2020 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer