No gods in Tamil Nadu

No gods in Tamil Nadu

Friday, 22 February 2019 | Pioneer

Minus the monolithic Jayalalithaa and Karunanidhi, the state will give a mixed verdict For the first time in Tamil Nadu, elections won’t be about demi-gods in the absence of J Jayalalithaa and M Karunanidhi, the two leaders who had become larger than life enough to not only dominate state politics...

Captain Courageous

Captain Courageous

Wednesday, 20 February 2019 | RK Pachauri

Once the World Cup nears, Virat Kohli will certainly feel equal to the task but it will be important for him to maintain confidence, unfailing courage and consistency as captain In the next few weeks, a billion people in India would experience supreme excitement watching the World Cup to be held...

To detain or not to

To detain or not to

Tuesday, 19 February 2019 | Pioneer

The debate about holding children back in a class is one with passionate arguments on either side The constant flip-flop on the ‘no detention’ till Class VIII policy passed by the Union Cabinet in 2017 is best exemplified by Delhi’s Education Minister Manish Sisodia, who has both criticised and praised...

Cricket as power tool

Cricket as power tool

Tuesday, 19 February 2019 | Pioneer

There are appeals to BCCI that India not play Pak at World Cup but why should we give a walkover? With tempers still on the boil over the Pulwama  terrorist attacks, carried out by Jaish-e-Mohammad under the protectorate of Pakistan, discussion boards are awash with opinions on how to punish...

Shattering national stupor

Shattering national stupor

Tuesday, 19 February 2019 | Sandhya Jain

The Centre has to think carefully about how to punish nuclear-armed Pakistan. But before any action in or against Islamabad, there is much to fix at home As the Government unravels the conspiracy behind the horrendous car bomb attack on February 14, 2019, that has taken the lives of 49...

A stray dilemma

A stray dilemma

Monday, 18 February 2019 | Pioneer

It is not just farmers who face problems with stray cattle, the Vande Bharat Express, has had problems with it, too Unsurprisingly, the impact of the banning of cattle slaughter and its strict enforcement is having some serious consequences. Reports have emerged that farmers across northern India are staying up...

Pulwama offensive

Pulwama offensive

Monday, 18 February 2019 | Pioneer

India may have launched a diplomatic blitzkrieg but without convincing China, it has a tough job at hand Post-Pulwama, conversations are veering around India’s counter-offensive, diplomatic and military. Will we get the world sanction for our right to defend ourselves against global terrorism? And will we go for shallow surgical attacks...

Being deceived, everytime

Being deceived, everytime

Monday, 18 February 2019 | Prafull Goradia

The Pulwama attack proved that Indian rulers have regrettably not understood the Pakistani psyche nor its power structure. New Delhi interprets Islamabad through its eyes February 14, 2019, will be remembered as the saddest day in independent India. The killing and wounding of so many Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)...

State Editions

Dowry case: Woman gets triple talaq on WhatsApp

21 February 2019 | PNS | Bhopal

Assembly witnesses ruckus as Opp raises issues

21 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

In brief

21 February 2019 | PNS | Bhopal

Nath asks Opp to wait till March 5

21 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Cong MLA Deepak Saxena resigns as Chhindwara MLA

21 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Sunday Edition

27 more hotels to shut in Karol Bagh in Delhi

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Tech Mahindra board to meet on Feb 21

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

HCSL begins construction of new yard

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Apollo Hospital offers to treat free injured CRPF troopers

17 February 2019 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer