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State of the economy

State of the economy

Friday, 27 September 2019 | Ajoy Kumar

While Central reform measures receive fulsome praise, the Delhi Government, too, deserves some credit for offering its citizens a cushion to deal with the prevailing economic crisis The Indian economy has been on a ventilator for a while now. Despite the Government’s numerous attempts to claim the opposite, the crisis is...

Convenient truths

Convenient truths

Tuesday, 24 September 2019 | Pioneer

Both Modi and Trump have betted heavily on the Howdy event to shore up each other’s prospects via optics In the end, one has to give it to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to visually imprint the strategic heft of the Indo-US relationship by almost becoming a master of ceremonies at the...

Veiled plot in Kashmir

Veiled plot in Kashmir

Tuesday, 24 September 2019 | A Surya Prakash

The abrogation of Article 370 has many virtues but one of its singular achievements has been that dishonest and hypocrite politicians from the Valley have been exposed Six weeks have gone by since the Narendra Modi Government took the historic step to abrogate Article 370 and bring the erstwhile State of...

Role model

Role model

Monday, 23 September 2019 | Pioneer

Greta Thunberg’s call is reverberating in India where school kids in metros are missing classes for a climate strike Youth leadership is certainly changing the world. And the greatest impact among activist leaders has been achieved by 16-year-old Greta Thunberg from Sweden, who has taken upon herself the task of awakening...

A dose of adrenaline

A dose of adrenaline

Monday, 23 September 2019 | Pioneer

The Indian economy needed a booster shot. Was Nirmala Sitharaman’s corporate tax cut the way to do it? On the face of it, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s announcement to cut the corporate tax rates in India from 30 to 25 per cent, making for an effective slab of 25.17 per cent...

What’s a degree worth?

What’s a degree worth?

Monday, 23 September 2019 | Rinku Ghosh

As graduates and class VIII dropouts are forced into the same career stream, India’s joblessness is leading to desperate choices They say the story of India is found in its people, its complexity unravelling in everyday life. And so it is that I chanced upon Ankit, who is an owner-driver of...

Brexit widening UK-Northern Ireland chasm

Brexit widening UK-Northern Ireland chasm

Sunday, 22 September 2019 | Makhan Saikia

What haunts Northern Ireland at the moment is none other than Brexit, which is gradually opening up the old wounds of the historic Good Friday Agreement. The very idea of Brexit has destabilised politics by forcing people to take sides between Britain and Ireland The exit of Britain from the EU...

The noose tightens

The noose tightens

Saturday, 21 September 2019 | Pioneer

Chinmayanand finally admits to accusations before SIT. All rape survivors in UP need closure The law has finally caught up with Swami Chinmayanand whose wrongdoings had cost the nation its collective conscience as the girl he sexually exploited and treated like bonded labour cried for justice. This allowed the accused enough...

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