The new hotspots

The new hotspots

Thursday, 18 June 2020 | Pioneer

With a 40-50 per cent surge in the novel Coronavirus cases over the last 10 days, Tier-II and Tier-III cities are at risk of a swamp While our metros battle the COVID-19 spiral by stepping up testing and early detections to arrest fatalities, it is the surge in hotspots in Tier-II...

Stormy amendments

Stormy amendments

Tuesday, 16 June 2020 | A Surya Prakash

There is much debate on the misuse of the sedition law these days but what is not known is that Nehru’s First Amendment wanted to curb freedom of speech The Indian Constitution has been amended 104 times and many of the modifications, including the ones passed by Parliament during the dreaded...

Roti vs paratha

Roti vs paratha

Monday, 15 June 2020 | Pioneer

Karnataka ruling on different GST slabs for common Indian flatbreads sparks a row over honouring regional choices If the pandemic has not yet taught you the art of kneading dough, the tax authorities surely seem to be hell-bent on making you atmanirbhar. If your life still depends on ready-to-eat foods, particularly...

Trumping America

Trumping America

Monday, 15 June 2020 | Pioneer

The US President might pander to his base but his illogical order on immigration will harm his country It has not been a great couple of weeks for US President Donald Trump. As the “Black Lives Matter” protests have gathered steam following the brutal murder of a Black man, George Floyd,...

Death of the middle class

Death of the middle class

Monday, 15 June 2020 | Rinku Ghosh

It may have pedalled its way on the Atlas cycle to realise the post-liberalisation dream but now that the pandemic has killed the brand, it too is gasping without jobs and rehabilitation I will always remember my first shot at being atmanirbhar, a much-chased moniker now, with my Atlas cycle. Senior...

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