Temple talk

Temple talk

Saturday, 20 October 2018 | Pioneer

The signs have been there for a while now — the BJP will not go into the 2019 Lok Sabha poll sans the Ram Mandir issue It has never been a secret in the mainstream Indian centre right — for lack of a better, equally-intelligible-to-all term — that though Prime Minister...

The global warming goal and India

The global warming goal and India

Friday, 19 October 2018 | RK Pachauri

Hopefully, the assessment made by some of the best scientists in the world, working under the IPCC, will bring about urgent shifts in the manner that we use fossil fuels and conventional sources of energy The early part of October has been taken up worldwide in a debate and discussion on...

What it takes to kill a Tigress

Thursday, 18 October 2018 | Hiranmay Karlekar

The human-animal conflict is unequal given the weapons and other resources which humans command. T1 is perhaps destined to be one of its victims Time was when, faced with persistent complaints of a human-devouring tiger or tigress on the prowl, authorities in what is now Uttarakhand, particularly its Kumaon region, would...

Environment risks and migration

Environment risks and migration

Thursday, 18 October 2018 | Kota Sriraj

A vicious cycle of failing environment and rising migration levels needs to be ended by implementing effective agricultural strategies as suggested by FAO October 16 is observed as World Food Day in honour of the founding date of the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations in 1945. The...

Leopards on the prowl again

Leopards on the prowl again

Thursday, 18 October 2018 | Hari Shankar Singh

Although the rate of poaching of the leopard in our country is shocking, numbers of the big cat are on the rise and they are dispersing in new areas in a majority of the States E P Gee, a well-known naturalist, estimated there were 6,000 to 7,000 leopards in the Indian...

Goa, going, gone

Thursday, 18 October 2018 | Pioneer

For the Congress, it appears to be game over in Goa, a State that was their stronghold till not so long ago In the 2012 Assembly poll in the tiny State of Goa, which has significant minority population, the Manohar Parrikar-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) secured a simple majority in the...

Entitlement Culture

Thursday, 18 October 2018 | Pioneer

VIP privilege which leads to the kind of incidents that went down in Delhi is the bane of a meritocratic society Events that unfolded at a posh hotel in South Delhi a few nights ago have once again highlighted the many shades of the all-persuasive, boorish VIP culture that infects the...

Khashoggi death: Worse than a crime

Khashoggi death: Worse than a crime

Thursday, 18 October 2018 | Gwynne Dyer

The killing of the Saudi journalist was definitely a blunder. Mohammed bin Salman thinks he can make foreigners shut up but his very own family can probably bring him down If Saudi Arabia’s de facto ruler, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (MbS), did really send a hit team to Turkey to...

State Editions

State employees going on strike to lose salary

22 October 2018 | PNS | Lucknow

11 natives of UP among dead

22 October 2018 | PNS | Lucknow

BJP true saviour of Dalits: Yogi

22 October 2018 | PNS | Lucknow

Titli-hit village G’pati still awaits relief

22 October 2018 | TARINI PRASAD PANDA | Bhubaneswar

Similipal park to reopen from Nov 1

22 October 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Woman’s semi-clad body found in Khordha

22 October 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

Sri Lanka: The road to recovery

21 October 2018 | Kumar Chellappan | Agenda

Lessons from Hyderabad airport

21 October 2018 | SRINATH RANGARAJAN | Agenda

The Indian Guru in Kenya

21 October 2018 | Gautam Mukherjee | Agenda

The fragility of dreams

21 October 2018 | Ronica Wahi | Agenda

Culture Lane

21 October 2018 | Pioneer | Agenda

OddlyEnough

21 October 2018 | Pioneer | Agenda