Presidential Debate

France: Presidential debate heats up as candidates battle for power

Days before the final French vote, candidates Emmanuel Macron, independent centrist, and Marine Le Pen from Front National clashed on live TV in a presidential debate.

May 04, 2017, 13:36 PM IST

US presidential debate: Donald Trump denies groping claims, says Hillary Clinton manufactured them

The third and final US presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump took place at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas. 

Oct 20, 2016, 06:48 AM IST

US Elections: How Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton turned presidential debate into personal war

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump shook hands after ending the nastiest US presidential debate, with CNN indicating the Republican lost with only 34 per cent votes to Clinton's 57.

Oct 10, 2016, 17:30 PM IST

US Presidential Elections: Donald Trump faces Hillary Clinton in debate amid chaos over his lewd boasts about groping women

Donald Trump headed into a crucial debate with Democrat Hillary Clinton Sunday with his White House hopes in peril and the Republican party in chaos over his lewd boasts about groping women.

Oct 09, 2016, 23:32 PM IST

Serena Williams speaks out against police killings, says 'silence is betrayal'

The 35-year-old reflected on the recent deaths of African-American men at the hands of law enforcement.

Sep 28, 2016, 16:39 PM IST

US polls: Hillary Clinton comes up trumps in first presidential face-off

US Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton, looking poised and in control, came up trumps in the first presidential debate against her Republican rival Donald Trump as both clashed on job cuts, tax payments, rise of the Islamic State and racism in the most anticipated televised faceoff of the election campaign.

Sep 27, 2016, 22:51 PM IST

Hillary Clinton wins first presidential debate; Donald Trump lost by 27 per cent: Poll

Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton has won the first presidential debate, according to a new CNN/ORC poll.

Sep 27, 2016, 09:55 AM IST

'Be yourself': Obama to Hillary before presidential debate

Asked what suggestions he might offer Clinton ahead of the debate Monday, the president told ABC News: "Be yourself and explain what motivates you."

Sep 24, 2016, 01:36 AM IST

Drums, speeches, Lal Salaam slogans dominate JNU Presidential debate

Beating of drums, motivated speeches and shouting of 'Lal Salaam' marked the Presidential debate at Jawaharlal Nehru University, ahead of its student union elections.

Sep 10, 2015, 14:53 PM IST

I mean what I say: Barack Obama

US President Barack Obama has said that he never expected to have a big lead in the presidential race against Republican rival Mitt Romney.

Oct 25, 2012, 14:30 PM IST

Barack Obama to vote early for US presidential poll

Under US laws, voters get an option to vote ahead of elections, the date and duration of which varies from state to state.

Oct 25, 2012, 10:22 AM IST

Barack Obama takes narrow lead but not safe yet

Following two consecutive strong performances in the last two presidential debates against Mitt Romney, US President Barack Obama has started gaining ground.

Oct 25, 2012, 09:40 AM IST

Economic issues appear during Obama-Romney foreign policy debate

Economic and domestic issues appeared time and again during the third and final presidential debate today between Barack Obama and his Republican challenger Mitt Romney, which was meant to be exclusively focusing on the US foreign policy.

Oct 23, 2012, 13:27 PM IST

White House race a dead heat

A poll shows both Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney with 47 percent support among likely voters.

Oct 22, 2012, 11:02 AM IST

Romney’s ‘binders full of women’ comment branded lie!

Romney, in fact, did not direct women’s groups to bring him female candidates, a Boston Pheonix reporter pointed out.

Oct 17, 2012, 17:12 PM IST

Can Obama debate his way back into the game?

All eyes are on Tuesday night`s second presidential debate. Would US Prez Obama get back into the game with a "stronger, more assertive performance" or would another "bad night" seal his fate in a dead-heat White House race?

Oct 16, 2012, 19:59 PM IST

Spaniards roast Romney over `economic incompetence’ gaffe

Romney portrayed Spain as synonymous with economic incompetence and described it as being overly dependent on government aid.

Oct 08, 2012, 14:42 PM IST

US presidential debates over the decades

US presidential debates are a time-honoured tradition, with the first nationally-televised debate held in 1960.

Oct 04, 2012, 13:23 PM IST

Assertive Romney Vs cautious Obama in 1st US prez debate

US President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney argued vehemently on Wednesday night in first presidential debate.

Oct 04, 2012, 09:11 AM IST

Ahead of debates it’s tie for Obama-Romney: Polls

Barack Obama, the incumbent and his Republican challenger Mitt Romney are virtually tied, a latest poll has revealed.

Oct 02, 2012, 10:25 AM IST