The pulse of Indian agriculture

The pulse of Indian agriculture

Thursday, 17 January 2019 | Devesh Chaturvedi

Government policies for the pulses sector have helped overcome multiple challenges. Effective implementation of an integrated module can solve most farm problems Agricultural transformation is high on everybody’s agenda today. Various stakeholders, including experts, policy-makers and political executives, have expressed their views on how to move forward with agricultural policies...

Karnataka drama

Karnataka drama

Wednesday, 16 January 2019 | Pioneer

Destabilising the Cong-JD(S) government is all about tainting the mahagatbandhan Who would have thought that the 2019 elections would be a desperate lunge for political posturing before survival with major national parties squabbling over Karnataka yet again, engaging in horse-trading, indulging in allegations and counter-allegations of poaching from each other’s camps...

A fractured negotiation

A fractured negotiation

Wednesday, 16 January 2019 | Ashok K Mehta

It is the Americans who are in a hurry to withdraw, not the Taliban. They can outwait them indefinitely. But what about the peace process? From an Indian perspective, Afghanistan turned out to be the flavour of the fourth edition of the Raisina Dialogue at New Delhi, which, compared to other...

Beefing up borders

Beefing up borders

Tuesday, 15 January 2019 | Pioneer

Govt clears 44 strategic roads along our boundary with China but we wish the nod had come earlier Perhaps it is too little and too late in the day but the Modi Government has finally got round to doing what should have been done long ago, focus on building strategic...

The gift of science or a burden of law?

Tuesday, 15 January 2019 | Kalpana Apte/ Shamla Dupte

The biggest blanket assumption that the Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill makes is that all surrogacy centres have been exploiting would-be mothers. It doesn’t fit with the existing legislation around reproductive rights or gender justice Our sexual and reproductive rights are realised only when the country’s laws and policies reflect these in totality...

Economic doldrums

Economic doldrums

Tuesday, 15 January 2019 | Pioneer

The biggest hurdle in Modi’s prospects for re-election is the precarious economy with dented consumer sentiment The problem with looking at numbers in isolation is that they tend to be very misleading. That holds true in sports, in the stock markets and with basic economic data. Therefore, it is always...

A disruptor and an enabler

A disruptor and an enabler

Tuesday, 15 January 2019 | Swapnil Aggarwal

Fintech companies earn trust and credence from the people at large by offering flexible, safe and adaptable options, says Swapnil Aggarwal Times have changed and technology has challenged the status quo of the financial sector. There has been a bombardment of mobile payment apps, online shopping, investments and mobile banking which...

Historical injustice

Historical injustice

Tuesday, 15 January 2019 | A Surya Prakash

Finally, India has a Government at the helm which cares for Hindu refugees. By passing the Citizenship Amendment Act in the Lok Sabha, the Modi regime has tried to correct a past folly Ever since the Narendra Modi Government moved the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016 in the Winter Session of...

State Editions

UP govt nod to quota for poor among upper castes

19 January 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Special fee on IMFL, beer for ‘gaushalas’

19 January 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

CM holds meeting with jr ministers

19 January 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Cong considering of allying with Shivpal

19 January 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Another minor girl delivers baby in Jajpur

19 January 2019 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

2 schoolgirls impregnated in D’nal, K’handi

19 January 2019 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

The making of Michelle Obama

13 January 2019 | UMANG AGGARWAl | Agenda

Water Boon For Telangana

13 January 2019 | SRINATH RANGARAJAN | Agenda

when Indians fought For The Empire

13 January 2019 | Gautam Mukherjee | Agenda

Insights into the Goddess’ life

13 January 2019 | Kalyanee Rajan | Agenda

Culture Lane

13 January 2019 | Pioneer | Agenda

Oddly Enough

13 January 2019 | Pioneer | Agenda