Karuna calls for debates on Proportional Representation system

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.

Jun 11, 2014, 21:06 PM IST

UN Security Council debates the spread of piracy

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.

Nov 19, 2012, 19:39 PM IST

No disruptions, BJP for more debates in Parliament

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.

Aug 03, 2011, 19:54 PM IST

NAC debates food security; differences persist on procurement

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

Sep 24, 2010, 22:00 PM IST

British leaders agree on TV election debates

The leaders of Britain`s three main political parties will take part in a series of televised debates before next year`s general election, broadcasters and politicians said Monday.

Dec 22, 2009, 09:52 AM IST