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Speedsters, slayers

Speedsters, slayers

Tuesday, 08 October 2019 | Pioneer

It’s commendable that we have a battery of pace bowlers. But steps must be taken to ensure minimum injuries to them For Indian cricket fans of the 1980s and 1990s, fast bowling was not something we excelled in. And as accomplished as the careers of Kapil Dev, Manoj Prabhakar, Javagal Srinath...

Pilgrim Manmohan

Pilgrim Manmohan

Saturday, 05 October 2019 | Pioneer

Capt Amarinder Singh has pre-empted Pak’s invitation by including the ex-PM in the all-party jatha to Kartarpur shrine The Congress, against the backdrop of Indo-Pakistan tension, has had to battle a perception war whenever it has tried to play the responsible Opposition and critique Government policy. For Pakistan has mischievously played...

Harness the power of sun

Harness the power of sun

Saturday, 05 October 2019 | KK Paul

To achieve the target of installing 100 GW of solar energy by 2022, a more comprehensive manufacturing strategy is needed. We cannot remain dependent on imports Recently, while addressing the UN Climate Action Summit 2019 in the US, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, “We believe that an ounce of action is...

Mission goodwill

Mission goodwill

Friday, 04 October 2019 | Pioneer

Between S Jaishankar and Ajit Doval, India’s diplomatic offensive is well-planned and is delivering results National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval is on a tour of the Middle-East where he is meeting heads of several Arabian nations. This, in conjunction with External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar’s confabulations in the US, is...

The ODF challenge

The ODF challenge

Friday, 04 October 2019 | Pioneer

It is better not to rush after tags or figures but to have a uniform matrix for toilets and solid waste management  Sometimes, ticking off boxes for the heck of it is a lot about missed opportunities. And except for self-gratification and a willing suspension of disbelief, there are no...

Losing touch with reality

Losing touch with reality

Friday, 04 October 2019 | Ajoy Kumar

It’s high time the Government accepts some hard truths about its Swachh Bharat Mission and corrects itself before an altruistic scheme is lost to willful ignorance This week we celebrated Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birth anniversary. The Father of the Nation is a hero for me as I am sure he is...

SC recall

SC recall

Thursday, 03 October 2019 | Pioneer

By rescinding the provision that diluted clauses of the SC/ST Act, the top court has prioritised societal sensitivities With mounting political and societal pressure and given the vulnerability of Dalits across the country, the Supreme Court has recalled its earlier order diluting provisions of arrest under the Scheduled Castes & Scheduled...

Plastic problems

Plastic problems

Thursday, 03 October 2019 | Pioneer

The Government's U-turn on the ban of single-use plastic may be temporary but we should all ease up on its use There is little doubt that India is in the middle of an industrial slump with statistics showing that both growth and jobs are declining. The fact that the Government had...

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