India News | Barkha Dutt | Wednesday May 20, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks on how there was a time when people felt a sense of shame at being born in India have triggered a fierce debate on social media over whether he had insulted India abroad or simply spoken the bitter truth. Now, t...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 20, 2015
Russian lawmakers on Tuesday submitted a bill to parliament that would ban abortions in private clinics and omit them from state insurance policies.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Tuesday May 19, 2015
England's cricket team has been in the spotlight for all the wrong reasons after a World Cup disaster followed by a Test loss in the drawn series with the West Indies, the subsequent sacking of coach Peter Moores and the never-ending debate about the...
John Crace, guardian.co.uk | Friday May 15, 2015
Therapy alone is often not enough. I, as a patient, told this to a debate between psychiatrists on mental health treatment, but it mostly fell on deaf ears.
World News | Michael Barbaro, The New York Times | Friday May 15, 2015
It was the first inkling that Ivy Ziedrich, a 19-year-old college student with a passion for the debate team and the finer points of Middle Eastern policy, had gone viral
Blog | Sandeep Phukan | Wednesday May 13, 2015
Even before the land acquisition debate started, the government and the Opposition had already arrived at an understanding that the Land Acquisition Bill would be sent to a joint panel of lawmakers - from both the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha - for ...
IANS | Tuesday May 12, 2015
With the European Union expected to approve import of genetically-modified food products, opponents in India have a weaker case at hand.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday May 9, 2015
Britain's Prince Harry arrived in New Zealand Saturday to start a week-long visit amidst a national debate on whether the country should trim part of its colonial British ties by changing the flag.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 6, 2015
Escalating the war of words with DMK treasurer MK Stalin, PMK leader Anbumani Ramadoss today ridiculed the DMK scion's title 'Commander' as he challenged him to an open debate on development politics.
Thomson Reuters | Monday May 4, 2015
The platform, unveiled on Monday, will be open to all developers who meet certain guidelines, including content being built for browsing on both feature and smartphones and in limited bandwidth scenarios, the company said in a statement.
Sunday May 3, 2015
Joining the debate on deliverables of the Narendra Modi government on economic front, ace banker Uday Kotak has said that industry and market expectations need to come down from their "sky high" levels and get more attuned to the reality.
Opinion | Barkha Dutt | Friday May 1, 2015
Every country is struggling with entrenched misogyny in varied ways. The gender debate, in effect, is a global one, says Barkha Dutt.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 29, 2015
A nighttime curfew Tuesday restored a semblance of order to badly scarred Baltimore a day after riots dragged it into the national debate over how US police treat young black men.
Thomson Reuters | Saturday April 25, 2015
Parliament began debating the Goods and Service Tax (GST) on Friday that seeks to transform the country into a common market, but experts said compromises made to enlist the support of states risked diluting the impact of the biggest tax reform in de...
World News | Reuters | Friday April 24, 2015
The family of Michael Brown filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city of Ferguson on Thursday, seeking unspecified damages and police reforms after the black teen's killing by a white policeman prompted a national debate on law enforcement and ...
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Thursday April 23, 2015
The Opposition united yet again in Parliament today, this time to protest against Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan's decision to expunge an Aam Aadmi Party member's comment against Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a debate on a farmer's death at ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 22, 2015
Amid a debate over net neutrality, the government today said it is committed to equal access to Internet for all and will ensure its "non-discriminatory availability".
Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 22, 2015
Raising the issue during Zero Hour, M B Rajesh (CPI-M) had alleged that the consultation paper brought out by Trai was "blatantly supporting" assault on net neutrality.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday April 21, 2015
US President Barack Obama will travel to Florida's Everglades Wednesday hoping to reframe the debate on climate change ahead of a vital few months that will shape his environmental legacy.
India News | NDTV.com | Monday April 20, 2015
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today spoke in the Lok Sabha in a debate on the agrarian crisis in the country. It was his first speech in the present House, which was constituted last year after the general elections in May. Rate his speech her...
India News | NDTV.com | Monday April 20, 2015
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today spoke in the Lok Sabha in a debate on the agrarian issues in the country. Slamming the BJP government and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Mr Gandhi said the 'acche din government' had failed the country. It wa...
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Sugam Singhal | Monday April 20, 2015
Rahul Gandhi, back from a mysterious two-month sabbatical, will speak in the Lok Sabha this evening in a debate on the agrarian crisis in the country. It will be his first speech in the present House, which was constituted last year after the May nat...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday April 19, 2015
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott was caught on video downing a beer in a few seconds at a Sydney pub, prompting comparisons to another drink-chugging former leader and sparking a debate on social media.
World News | Reuters | Friday April 17, 2015
Over 4 million people watched the final TV debate of a knife-edge election campaign in Britain on Thursday night, but many voters wondered why Prime Minister David Cameron didn't take part, something his ministers struggled to explain.