Testing the Gurkhas

Testing the Gurkhas

Wednesday, 24 June 2020 | Abhijit Bhattacharyya

Whenever India stands up to Chinese bullying, Beijing unleashes our neighbours to open up new fronts. Nepal’s new map is one such attack on our armed forces inside the cantonment In an unprecedented move, the Nepal Constitution passed an amendment Bill on June 13 to “update its new political map,” laying...

Hong Kong becoming China’s Achilles heel

Hong Kong becoming China’s Achilles heel

Sunday, 21 June 2020 | Makhan Saikia

China has once again unsettled the trouble-torn island of Hong Kong. Despite the threat of Covid-19 pandemic, millions of HongKongers have braved their way to join in the massive anti-Government rallies in various parts of the city. This is not the first time the islanders have vowed to stand against...

A unified strategy

A unified strategy

Saturday, 20 June 2020 | Pioneer

The Corona crisis has showed that NCR needs to be more than a term that real-estate developers use to sell houses There are many lessons that will be learnt in the aftermath of the Coronavirus pandemic in India but one definitely will be a unified administrative approach in the areas surrounding...

Crisis in Manipur

Crisis in Manipur

Saturday, 20 June 2020 | Pioneer

Congress stakes claim to government as leader of a new front after defections from BJP and its allies While the BJP may have been successful with Operation Lotus — or breaking fragile parties to shore up its numbers for power — in the heartland, that strategy has clearly failed in Manipur....

Seize the opportunity

Seize the opportunity

Saturday, 20 June 2020 | JS Rajput

The pandemic has left both parents and school managements reeling under an economic shock but focus must be on evolving a new pedagogy for children One of the most serious concerns caused by the spread of Coronavirus, one that is being debated all across the globe, is when and how should...

Much ado about whisky

Much ado about whisky

Friday, 19 June 2020 | Pioneer

The Government’s ‘vocal for local’ call is fine to make India self-reliant but why take it out on alcohol? There has been a lot of debate surrounding that golden elixir that we call whisky.  Some of it relates to the way the Americans spell the word — with an “e” —...

Economic hitback

Economic hitback

Friday, 19 June 2020 | Pioneer

Ladakh is forcing India to reduce dependencies. Rly, BSNL scrap projects despite asymmetric trade ties with China The masks are off and the Wuhan spirit has all but evaporated. For China, at the receiving end of adverse world opinion in the pandemic era, doesn’t bother about good optics anymore. If the...

Failing the people

Failing the people

Friday, 19 June 2020 | Ajoy Kumar

Developments along the LAC are deeply concerning and must be met with stern action. But for that the Government has to act responsibly and honestly  Over the past few weeks, some very disturbing reports have been coming in from the India-China border in Ladakh where the tension between the nuclear-armed neighbours...

State Editions

Panic grips VIMSAR as ICU doc infected

15 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Ganjam reports 188 new Covid cases, 1 death

15 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

CM hails octogenarian’s Covid battle win

15 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Baleswar Covid+ man goes to sorcerer

15 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Singhania students excel in CBSE exam

15 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Athagarh declared Containment Zone

15 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

A case for cobots

12 July 2020 | Pradeep David | Agenda

Hope in the times of pandemic

12 July 2020 | Miniya Chatterji | Agenda

Covid tales: The joy of homecoming

12 July 2020 | Vandana Srivastava | Agenda

Astroturf | Unlock the mind to heal

12 July 2020 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Online education: Dispel fear of surveillance

12 July 2020 | Madhav Govind | Agenda

Talktime : ‘I’m enjoying working on OTT platforms’

12 July 2020 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer