Regional ragas

Regional ragas

Thursday, 10 January 2019 | Ishan Joshi

If federal parties indeed play a major role in the next Union Government, is it not time for them to articulate their national priorities and worldview? The latest from New Delhi’s political drawing rooms is that on current form, both national parties, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the principal...

Parliament pandemonium

Parliament pandemonium

Monday, 07 January 2019 | Pioneer

The 16th Lok Sabha will be dissolved in a couple of months. It will not be remembered as a hard-working House When the 16th Lok Sabha was sworn in under just five years ago, the India electorate had delivered a stunning majority to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Opposition parties were...

The end of civility

The end of civility

Monday, 07 January 2019 | Kushan Mitra

The past few months have been an indication that the 2019 general election is going to be a vicious one, fought as much on social media and messaging groups as much on the field On the face of it, the new year, according to the Western Gregorian calendar, is a very...

Two begums? No longer in Bangladesh

Two begums? No longer in Bangladesh

Sunday, 06 January 2019 | Makhan Saikia

Bangladesh poll results have made it clear that triumphant Sheikh Hasina doesn’t have to face jailed and ailing Khaleda Zia in the political arena in near future. The ‘lady in charge’ in Dhaka needs to show she cares for democratic institutions and is ready to stomach healthy criticism Bangladesh is no...

Tangled noodles

Tangled noodles

Saturday, 05 January 2019 | Pioneer

The SC, by reviving a class action suit against Maggi, has brought back focus on food safety Just when the dust had settled after the Indian branch of Swiss food giant Nestle suffered a brand hit with Maggi noodles being declared unsafe four years ago, it has run into fresh trouble....

A rebuttal to Trump

A rebuttal to Trump

Saturday, 05 January 2019 | Pioneer

India is not only one of the biggest donors in Afghanistan but is also transforming lives beyond politics Clearly, US President Donald Trump doesn’t  quite believe that rebuilding humanitarian and civil institutions does enough good in Afghanistan unless the military boots pace up and down to police order the way he...

Return of a friend

Return of a friend

Saturday, 05 January 2019 | Hiranmay Karlekar

Sheikh Hasina’s reinstatement as Prime Minister bodes well for Indo-Bangla ties. The mutual relationship is now set to become even more fruitful India has every reason to be happy over the Awami League’s overwhelming victory in Bangladesh’s recent parliamentary elections. Sheikh Hasina has been a steadfast friend. She has unfailingly recognised...

No family business

No family business

Friday, 04 January 2019 | Pioneer

Ego battles are common but when they enter the arena of the company profile, then it is bad news The high-profile family feud between Vijaypat Singhania and his son Gautam over transferring ownership of the textile major Raymond group and the possession of a prized apartment has once again drawn attention...

State Editions

Recalling “Humanist” MN Roy’s Deep bond with Doon

21 January 2019 | JASKIRAN CHOPRA | Dehradun

Divorcee’s body found in home

21 January 2019 | PNS | Dehradun

Migration from the mountains & how to check it

21 January 2019 | Ashish Joshi | Dehradun

Opp condemns BJP MLA’s remark against Mayawati

21 January 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

BJP MLA apologises for remarks on Mayawati

21 January 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Sunday Edition

Globe Trotting

20 January 2019 | Agencies | Sunday Pioneer

Sharif not completely well, says special medical board

20 January 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Bangladesh PM Hasina says Govt will work for all

20 January 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer