Scattered Sindhi society

Scattered Sindhi society

Monday, 06 May 2019 | Priyadarshi Dutta

The small and dispersed community has lacked political representation since the Partition. A Constitutional amendment could give them a non-territorially linked seat in the Lok Sabha It seems to be the end of the road for veteran politician Lal Krishna Advani as his party denied him ticket for the Lok...

In TinTin’s footsteps

In TinTin’s footsteps

Thursday, 02 May 2019 | Pioneer

Did an Indian Army expedition team indeed spot the mythical creature’s imprints?  The Indian Army posted a strange update on its Twitter handle recently where it claimed that an Army mountaineering team in Nepal, which was scaling Mount Makalu south-east of Everest, found some large footprints. These impressions, measuring 32 inches...

Over to the justices

Over to the justices

Thursday, 02 May 2019 | Pioneer

Woman alleging sexual harassment against CJI walks out of inquiry, fuels more speculation The sexual harassment allegations against Chief Justice of India (CJI) Ranjan Gogoi by a former Supreme Court staffer turned murkier when she withdrew from a three-judge panel looking into the case, citing procedural flaws that she felt...

Pak’s failed Iran gambit

Pak’s failed Iran gambit

Thursday, 02 May 2019 | Bhopinder Singh

Neither is the Ashraf Ghani regime in Kabul a Shia-centric dispensation, nor does India have a commonality of religious denomination. Yet both inspire more trust among Iranians As a nation, Pakistan has had a historically unsettled and restive relationship with all three neighbouring countries that touch its land borders ie,...

End of an era

End of an era

Wednesday, 01 May 2019 | Pioneer

Japan's Emperor Akihito is abdicating his throne, the first one to do so in two centuries, in a major culture shift   The Japanese monarchy is the oldest continuing hereditary royal line in the world. Some legends date it back to 600 BC and as the sun rose over Japan today,...

Modi goes overboard

Modi goes overboard

Wednesday, 01 May 2019 | Pioneer

The PM’s boast of having 40 TMC MLAs in BJP’s kitty amounts to an endorsement of horse-trading Frankly, outrageous statements made by political leaders during the ongoing Lok Sabha election are such a flood that temperance is more an exception than the rule. And though the Election Commission (EC) has...

Modernist vanguards

Modernist vanguards

Wednesday, 01 May 2019 | RK Pachauri

As we gear up for the 50th anniversary of Earth Day in 2020, young people must lead from the front to take on climate change challenges Earth Day is celebrated on April 22 each year. But few people understand the conditions under which this major initiative was introduced in 1970...

Preparing for cyber war

Preparing for cyber war

Tuesday, 30 April 2019 | Pioneer

Conventional warfare isn’t going anywhere but it doesn’t take a genius to realise that future wars will be waged by hackers Reports have emerged that the Indian armed forces will undertake a major cyber security exercise this week and this might be the first step in creating a much-needed and unified...

State Editions

Admission for UG courses begins in city colleges

22 May 2019 | Divya Modi | Ranchi

BJP trying to lure Cong MLAs, says Nath

22 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Matching VVPAT slips would delay results: CEO

22 May 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

BSP suspends Ramveer Upadhyay

22 May 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

12 killed in mishaps

22 May 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Sunday Edition

Globe Trotting

19 May 2019 | Agencies | Sunday Pioneer

Left, TMC urge EC to ensure free, fair polling

19 May 2019 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer

Didi’s nephew sends defemation notice to PM

19 May 2019 | Saugar Sengupta | Sunday Pioneer

MoD rejects Vice Admiral Bimal Verma's petition

19 May 2019 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer