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Superhuman feat

Superhuman feat

Monday, 14 October 2019 | Pioneer

Kenya’s Kipchoge broke a marathon record by running 42.195 km in less than two hours. This is remarkable A relatively healthy adult human can keep up a pace of around a kilometre every 10 minutes for half-an-hour. Those with a degree of physical training can go faster and for a longer...

China’s impunity complex

China’s impunity complex

Friday, 11 October 2019 | vivek Mishra

Xi’s visit should be used by New Delhi to convey to Beijing in clearer terms that it should decouple its India policy from its sympathies for Islamabad It is not uncommon to notice the death of irony in international diplomacy. Most countries, which are in a position to influence international or...

Generating controversy

Generating controversy

Thursday, 10 October 2019 | Pioneer

The EPCA has called for a generator ban beyond the borders of Delhi. This has stirred up some trouble for condos & SEZs Residents of the capital have never had a steadier supply of electricity. Even though fixed charges have increased substantially, unit costs have remained the same and supply has...

Modi-Xi expectations

Modi-Xi expectations

Thursday, 10 October 2019 | Pioneer

Ultimately economic concerns of both nations will underpin the matrix of a one-on-one working relationship By now an informal meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President  Xi Jinping has been a protective shaft, cushioning the simmering tension between both nations. The two leaders embody the Wuhan spirit in a...

China’s weak spot

China’s weak spot

Thursday, 10 October 2019 | Claude Arpi

The nation is mighty but also fragile because it has not been able to take the masses and the world along. Xi’s dream of a new era will remain if people are not granted some freedoms China is a mighty country; we saw it on October 1 at the Tiananmen Square....

Welcoming the Rafale

Welcoming the Rafale

Wednesday, 09 October 2019 | Pioneer

It is appropriate that the IAF took delivery of its first four Rafale fighter jets on the auspicious day of Vijay Dashami It might be just a coincidence but the Air Force Day this year coincided with the auspicious occasion of Vijay Dashami and depending on where in India you are...

We will speak

We will speak

Wednesday, 09 October 2019 | Pioneer

About 180 more notables stand up for the rights of 49 of their peers against whom FIRs have been filed for sedition A serious offence requires serious proof. That too of intent. But given the recent directive by a Bihar court that called for a chargesheet to be filed against 49...

Break the impasse

Break the impasse

Wednesday, 09 October 2019 | Ashok K Mehta

The international community is keen on an India-Pakistan dialogue. The Government must seize the window of opportunity at the grand opening of the Kartarpur Corridor Even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi was in Gujarat to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the Father of the Nation, (not father of...

State Editions

Civic bodies issue 566 challans, slap Rs 27L fine on violators

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Bizman gets ransom call from convict in G’gram

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Teachers learn self-defence technique

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Air remains very poor 5th day in row

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

AAP welcomes Centre’s Ravidas temple move

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Sunday Edition

The French Bulldozer

13 October 2019 | Miniya Chatterji | Agenda

the power of Forgiveness

13 October 2019 | Swami Mukundananda | Agenda

Yoga and mindfulness

13 October 2019 | Jacqualine Tara Herron | Agenda

Attention feels good

13 October 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | Check your child’s behaviour early

13 October 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

It’s a fine job

13 October 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer