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Karuna calls for debates on Proportional Representation system

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 21:06

DMK president M Karunanidhi, whose party drew a blank in the recent Lok Sabha polls, today called for "healthy debates" on Proportional Representation of parties in Parliament.

To launch or not? NASA debates space station fix

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 18, 2013, 03:26

NASA on Tuesday debated whether to go ahead with a planned cargo mission to the International Space Station or postpone it so astronauts can do spacewalks for urgent repairs.

Republicans block CNN and NBC from hosting debates

Last Updated: Saturday, August 17, 2013, 10:11

The Republican National Committee, responding to plans by two television networks to air programmes about Hillary Rodham Clinton, approved a resolution to block CNN and NBC from hosting the party`s presidential primary debates.

UN Security Council debates the spread of piracy

Last Updated: Monday, November 19, 2012, 19:39

Spread of piracy around the world has prompted the UN Security Council`s first debate Monday on piracy`s rise as a threat to world peace and security.

Romney, Obama to woo undecided voters in last Prez debate

Last Updated: Monday, October 22, 2012, 20:03

President Barack Obama and his Republican rival Mitt Romney would try to woo undecided voters when they hold their third and final debate.

Obama, Romney prez debate generates 10 mn tweets

Last Updated: Friday, October 05, 2012, 12:37

The first of three presidential debates between US President Barack Obama and Republican contender Mitt Romney has generated a staggering 10.3 million tweets.

Denver to host first US Presidential debates on Wednesday

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 02, 2012, 16:56

US President Barack Obama and his Republican challenger Mitt Romney are running neck and neck.

No disruptions, BJP for more debates in Parliament

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 03, 2011, 19:54

In a change of strategy in Parliament, the opposition BJP has decided not to indulge in frequent disruptions in the proceedings and instead take on the government on vital issues through debates and censure motions.

Canadian PM faces crucial TV debates

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 13, 2011, 12:50

Stephen Harper`s fellow Conservatives need 12 more MPs to form majority govt.

NAC debates food security; differences persist on procurement

Last Updated: Friday, September 24, 2010, 22:00

NAC, headed by Sonia Gandhi, continued to grapple with differing views on food security plan.

Britain holds 1st televised election debates

Last Updated: Thursday, April 15, 2010, 11:10

Britain is holding its first US-styled televised political debates — and bookies are taking bets on who will sweat or stumble first.

UK gears up for live TV debates before poll

Last Updated: Monday, April 12, 2010, 09:28

Over 45 years after Labour leader Harold Wilson first suggested a debate before elections, Britain will witness the first of three live television debates between leaders of the three main parties on Thursday.