The Pioneer

Alibaba’s Jack Ma: China’s tech legend

Jack Ma’s AliBaba will be remembered in the annals of tech history. But hides a darker side of state-sponsored capitalism Jack Ma, or Ma Yun, to give his Chinese name, is a legend in the world of e-commerce. Having stumbled

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Trump seems Desperate to Leave Impression

For a man who says he is a master of deals, US President Donald Trump seems rather desperate this time Every American President wants to leave his/her mark on modern world history, usually by altering global politics for better or

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P CHIDAMBARAM: The endgame?

Vendetta or financial skullduggery? With Chidambaram’s attempts to stall proceedings, courts will have their say For the last five years, investigation agencies have been playing a cat and mouse game with former Finance and Home Minister of India, P Chidambaram,

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Humanitarian woes

Those left out of the NRC will surely be allowed to prove themselves but the deep distress could work against the govt In the end, the final list of the National Register for Citizens (NRC) in Assam, that will isolate

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Are Delhi Roads Safe?

A report reveals how one person dies in an accident every five hours because of rampant behavior As a signatory to the Brasilia declaration on road safety, India intends to reduce  accidents and traffic fatalities by 50 per cent in

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Food has no religion @ Zomato

A religious profiling request to a food aggregator service sets a dangerous precedent of divisiveness that needs to stop If there’s anything that symbolises the positive swamp of globalisation, it is the fluid republic of food where both the makers

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CONG IMPLODES – Congress fast losing the little it is left with due to senior junior tussle

With both the old guard and young Turks yet to bridge differences, the party is fast losing the little it is left with Congress leader Rahul Gandhi may go all the way to Amethi to atone for unkept promises, get

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Nirmala’s first budget speech : long and fuzzy

Nirmala Sitharaman’s first budget speech in Parliament was a long one but tepid and a bit fuzzy on details Nirmala Sitharaman was the first woman Finance Minister to present a Budget in Parliament and the first to break yet another

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Tracking Financial Transactions to Terrorism

Of all the actions India has taken against Pakistan, strangling it financially for supporting terror has been the most effective After the horrific events of 9/11 in the United States, that and several other nations began cracking down on terror

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Treat Yourself with Mango Wrap

Mango wrap What you need Fresh cream: 400 gm Fresh alphonso puree: 60 gm Powder sugar: 10 gm Mango: 100 gm Mint: 4 sprigs Method Peel the mango and cut them in to small pieces. Take about 160-180 gm of

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