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Cheque book diplomacy

Cheque book diplomacy

Thursday, 03 October 2019 | Bhopinder Singh

China’s ability to impress upon nations the benefits of joining its bloc is not unknown. Counter-moves like the Quad need to be strengthened The Chinese have either deployed “intimidation” or their famed cheque book diplomacy to “win” over other nations towards their own purposes. Both as an undisputed military and an...

Takeaways from UN

Takeaways from UN

Monday, 30 September 2019 | Pioneer

Modi has clearly won this round at UNGA but has to restore normalcy in J&K to ensure that the goodwill stays with us Normally, speeches by heads of States at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) are really about taking notes for a global idea bank of the future. It is...

Wildfire syndrome

Wildfire syndrome

Monday, 30 September 2019 | Kushan Mitra

There is so much junk floating on the internet and social media that it is our civic duty to clean it up and follow the way citizens rescued Mumbai’s Versova beach Over the past week, I must have received several forwarded messages on WhatsApp and other messaging services. Some of them...

Another Trumpcard

Another Trumpcard

Saturday, 28 September 2019 | Pioneer

The Democrats have decided to initiate the impeachment of the US President. But nothing much will come of it Ever since Donald Trump won the presidential election, not quite by a landslide but rather convincingly nonetheless, there have been calls to impeach him from various quarters inside the US. These were...

Crime spiral

Crime spiral

Saturday, 28 September 2019 | Pioneer

The brazen increase in the number of incidents in Delhi means that the Government and police must work in tandem The spate of snatchings and shootouts at busy neighbourhoods and during working hours has definitely alarmed Delhiites. It is not only the count which is climbing recently, as confirmed by Delhi...

Just be the change

Just be the change

Saturday, 28 September 2019 | Hiranmay Karlekar

Greta Thunberg’s stinging speech at the UN sounded alarm bells for the world to start acting on climate change. The crusade of the young and old has begun A number of critical developments, pertaining to climate change, held centrestage among events marking the week that is approaching its end. The one...

Survivor’s rights

Survivor’s rights

Friday, 27 September 2019 | Pioneer

The Delhi HC ruling, allowing rape survivors the right to decide bail for their tormentors, is needed Remember the eight-year-old Kathua rape victim, who was murdered so that she wouldn’t be able to identify her tormentors? Or the 14-year-old Dalit girl in Muzaffarnagar district, who was burnt alive after being violated?...

Privacy vs security

Privacy vs security

Friday, 27 September 2019 | Pioneer

The Supreme Court needs to codify a standard matrix rather than rely solely on Govt recommendations Privacy or personal freedoms and transgressions in exercising these rights have led to so many grey areas in the open democracy of the internet that it has now become incumbent upon the Supreme Court to...

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