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Now, a green fund

Now, a green fund

Wednesday, 19 February 2020 | VK Bahuguna

The Finance Commission must be lauded for including forest cover in the mix for allocation of tax resources. States must respect this and do their bit in conserving it One of the keys to improving Centre-State relations and ensuring development is even-handed and judicious distribution of tax revenue and other forms...

Lead from the front

Lead from the front

Tuesday, 18 February 2020 | Pioneer

SC allows women officers to get command positions in the Army and quashes use of gender stereotypes as an argument Thanks to the Supreme Court, women officers in the Army can now get command positions at par with male officers and break the glass ceiling in the forces. In non-combat roles...

Pseudo-Caliphate and India

Pseudo-Caliphate and India

Tuesday, 18 February 2020 | Sandhya Jain

By throwing his weight behind Islamabad on the Kashmir issue, Erdogan unambiguously signalled his intention to emerge as the imam of the new Caliphate he hopes to lead Even if we overlook the facts about which nation is “occupying” Kashmir, by stating that there is “no difference between Gallipoli and...

Re-engineering solutions

Re-engineering solutions

Monday, 17 February 2020 | Pioneer

AICTE report on 50 per cent vacancies in engineering colleges shows why we need job-ready courses Who would have imagined that engineering, the most sought after discipline in India, would lose traction? Or so it seems going by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) report, which says that almost...

Vodagone?

Vodagone?

Monday, 17 February 2020 | Pioneer

The telecom industry needs a level-playing field to take a giant leap towards exploring newer technologies The telecom industry has undergone a fundamental change in recent times. Easy and ubiquitous access to voice and data services has transformed several industries, including the media. Yet, the controversy surrounding the Adjusted Gross Revenue...

People’s nationalism

People’s nationalism

Monday, 17 February 2020 | Rinku Ghosh

If AAP uses its power and manages to make neo-socialist logic visceral and granular to concerns of everyday life, it could transfer the ownership of nationalism to the citizens instead of politicians Has the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), with its comprehensive home run at the Delhi Assembly elections, managed to carve...

Are we proud of ourselves now?

Are we proud of ourselves now?

Monday, 17 February 2020 | Markandey Katju

Dr Khan was voicing the feelings of many Indian Muslims who have the impression that the Government is anti-minority. No doubt his speech was strongly emotional but surely in a democracy people should be allowed to vent some steam Dr Kafeel Khan is a medical practitioner who did his MBBS and...

Revisiting the fundamentals

Monday, 17 February 2020 | Vinayshil Gautam

The world has progressed exponentially but the way forward is to select carefully from the creative method that applies to one’s context The world progresses because it has pioneers. To be deemed a pioneer, a person must be able to do something which was never quite done before. It may be...

State Editions

Anti-NRC, CAA convention held in Cuttack

24 February 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

‘Odisha’s aqua culture potential to be tapped’

24 February 2020 | Ubachak Mohanty | Bhubaneswar

Theatre fest ‘Rang Sangam' concludes

24 February 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

N’pada Youth Parl discusses edu, agri issues

24 February 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

3-day Sai devotees’ meet ends in D’nal

24 February 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

New Ganjam BJD chief C’patnaik greeted

24 February 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

India’s Quest for Energy Security

23 February 2020 | Dr Ashok Sharma | Agenda

Mughal prince with a heart

23 February 2020 | Pioneer | Agenda

Raghupati Raghav on the Banjo

23 February 2020 | Excerpt | Agenda

Astroturf | Lord Shiva: Existence personified

23 February 2020 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

When intelligence is artificial

23 February 2020 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

Talktime | ‘I avoid doing intimate scenes’

23 February 2020 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer