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Mute button, masks headline final Trump, Biden debate (Ld)

By Nikhila NatarajanWashington, Oct 23 | It's so 2020. Not to be outdone by a housefly on US Vice President Mike Pence's mop of...

‘Dark winter’, ‘ineptitude’: Biden slams Trump’s Covid response in final debate

By Nikhila NatarajanNew York, Oct 23 | Democratic nominee for president, Joe Biden, currently leading in national and battleground polls, waded into a...

Trump, Biden to debate with mike muzzle to cut interruptions

By Arul LouisNew York, Oct 22 | US President Donald Trump and his challenger Joe Biden will face-off on Thursday night for the final...

Microphones at upcoming US prez debate to be muted

Washington, Oct 20 | The microphones of US President Donald Trump and his Democratic rival Joe Biden will be muted during segments of Thursday's...

Trump, Biden hold separate town halls in place of direct debate...

By Arul LouisWashington, Oct 16 | Symbolising the deep chasm in US politics, President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger Joe Biden could not...

Pence did not know about fly during VP debate

Washington, Oct 13 | US Vice President Mike Pence said that he did not know that a fly had landed on his head during...

Debate on 20th Amendment in SL Parliament next week

Colombo, Oct 12 | A debate on the 20th Amendment to the Sri Lankan Constitution will take place in Parliament on October 20, it...

Oct 15 Trump-Biden presidential debate cancelled

Washington, Oct 10 | The second presidential debate between US President Donald Trump and his Democratic rival Joe Biden which was scheduled to take...

Biden campaign raises over $12mn after Harris-Pence debate

Washington, Oct 9 | Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's campaign announced that it has raised more than $12 million following the debate between the...

Biden to attend town hall after Trump backs out of 2nd...

Washington, Oct 9 | Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden will attend a town hall hosted by ABC News on October 15, after President Donald...

Harris brings prosecutorial skills to debate overshadowing Pence (3rd Ld)

By Arul LouisNew York, Oct 8 | Democrat Vice Presidential nominee Kamala Harris brought the forensic skills of a prosecutor to the debate...

Kamala Harris, plexiglass and a lone fly star in VP debate...

By Nikhila NatarajanNew York, Oct 8 | Democratic Vice Presidential nominee Kamala Harris, her idea of plexiglass partitions on stage and a lone fly...

‘Greatest failure’: Kamala Harris lands early blows against Pence in VP...

By Nikhila NatarajanNew York, Oct 8 | Democratic Vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris landed quick blows in the first and only VP debate against...

History beckons, Kamala Harris halo blooms ahead of Vice Presidential debate

By Nikhila NatarajanNew York, Oct 7 | As far as numbers go, Kamala Harris, the first ever Indian and African American woman on a...

76% say there is more quarrel than debate in news channels

New Delhi, Oct 6 | Amid raging debate over debates in news channels following the death of a Congress spokesperson recently, the party lodged...

Plexiglass to be installed between Pence, Harris during VP debate

Washington, Oct 6 | Amid Covid-19 fears, a plexiglass will be installed between US Vice President Mike Pence and Kamala Harris, Democratic presidential nominee...

Bulghari caught in ‘justice-injustice’ debate

Bulghari (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 4 | There is an uneasy calm in Bulghari village of Hathras after the gang rape and murder of a...

Trump opposes changes to presidential debate rules

Washington, Oct 2 | US President Donald Trump has opposed possible changes to the format of the two remaining presidential debates with his Democratic...

Debate organisers mull changes after Trump-Biden spat

Washington, Oct 1 | The organisers of the US presidential debates have said that they were mulling changes to the format in an effort...

More heat than light as Trump, Biden clash in chaotic debate...

By Arul LouisNew York, Sep 30 | More heat than light was generated as President Donald Trump and his Democratic Party challenger Joe...

Will you shut up, man: Personal attacks rule 1st Trump-Biden debate

By Nikhila NatarajanNew York, Sep 30 | "Clown", "Liar", "just shush for a minute" and "keep yapping" were the insults that will forever be...

“He’s a liar!”: Biden attacks Trump in first presidential debate

By Nikhila NatarajanNew York, Sep 30 | Calling Donald Trump a "liar" and a man who "doesn't know what he's talking about", Democratic presidential...

Trump, Biden trade early jabs in first presidential debate

By Nikhila NatarajanNew York, Sep 30 | With exactly 35 days until the 2020 US election, President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden...

Biden, Harris release tax returns before debate

Washington, Sep 30 | US Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has released his tax returns just hours ahead of the first debate with President...

Trump, Biden won’t shake hands at 1st debate

Washington, Sep 27 | US President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden will neither shake hands or do an elbow bump due...

Pak starts anti-India campaign over Kashmir ahead of UNGA debate

By Sumit Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Sep 18 | To garner international community's attention over the Jammu and Kashmir issue ahead of the 75th session...

British PM defends market bill as lawmakers debate whether to oppose...

London, Sep 15 | British Prime Minister Boris Johnson defended a controversial internal market bill that will override some parts of a Brexit agreement...

Trump calls for drug tests before 1st debate with Biden

Washington, Aug 27 | US President Donald Trump has called for drug tests to be administered before his first presidential debate with Democratic candidate...

Cong blames ‘toxic’ TV debate for Tyagi’s untimely demise

New Delhi, Aug 13 | The Congress has blamed 'toxic' TV debate for the untimely demise of its spokesperson Rajiv Tyagi, who passed away...

Don’t believe in comparisons: Azharuddin on Kohli-Azam debate

Karachi, July 29 | Former India captain Mohammad Azharuddin heaped praise on Pakistan white-ball captain Babar Azam but didn't weigh into the debate when...

Notre Dame withdraws from hosting US presidential debate

Washington, July 28 | The University of Notre Dame has withdrawn from hosting the first presidential debate of this year's election, the Commission on...

Goa govt trying to avoid debate on Covid, economy: Kamat

Panaji, July 22 | Leader of Opposition Digambar Kamat, here on Wednesday, accused the BJP-led coalition government in Goa of trying to avoid debate...

Massive debate over Priyanka’s bungalow takes social media by storm

New Delhi, July 14 | Union Urban Development Minister Hardeep Puris disclosure earlier on Tuesday on Priyanka Gandhis bungalow has led to a dramatic...

Thai PM hints at cabinet reshuffle after budget debate

Bangkok, July 14 | Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said that he plans to reshuffle his Cabinet team after the annual budget debate concludes...

World Population Day: Bringing back the ‘choice, voice debate’ on family...

By Puja GuptaNew Delhi, July 11 (IANSlife) Family planning is central to gender equality and womens empowerment, and it is a key factor in...

Debate on Pak budget to begin in National Assembly

Islamabad, June 15 | A 40-hour long general debate on Pakistan's budget 2020-21 will begin in the National Assembly from Monday.According to parliamentary tradition,...

Some 100 diplomats likely to attend UN General Debate in Sep

United Nations, June 9 | President of the 74th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) Tijjani Muhammad-Bande said that some 100 diplomats were...

HK oppn lawmakers again disrupt national anthem law debate

Hong Kong, June 4 | Hong Kong lawmakers debate on the national anthem bill was once again suspended on Thursday after an opposition legislator...

Proposed Kashmir Youth Movement march triggered online debate

Srinagar, June 3 | A proposed march in support of LGBT community in Srinagar by Kashmir Youth Movement (KYM), a group comprising migrant Kashmiri...

Amid sharp GDP data revision, debate continues over its fairness

New Delhi, May 31 | The sharp revision in quarterly GDP data has grabbed the eyeballs of economists and experts and the government has...

New photo of Sharif sparks debate

Islamabad, May 31 | A new leaked photo of former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who is currently in London for treatment, has sparked...

Debate Centre’s decision on CSR funds in Parliament, SC tells Mahua...

New Delhi, May 5 | The Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to entertain Trinamool Congress MP Mahua Moitra's plea challenging the validity of the...

Debate over US stay-at-home ordrs highlights federal-state discord

Washington, April 20 | An ongoing debate in the US about whether it's time for Governors to lift their stay-at-home orders meant to curb...

DD’s ‘Ramayan’ triggers off feminism debate on Twitter

Mumbai, April 1 | With Ramanand Sagar's popular eighties mythological serial "Ramayan" back on Doordarshan, the Indian audience has got a chance to...

Dutch Minister collapses during COVID-19 debate in Parliament

The Hague, March 19 | Dutch Minister for Medical Care Bruno Bruins collapsed in Parliament during a debate on the coronavirus pandemic.During the debate...

Jairam Ramesh urges debate on Uniform Civil Code

New Delhi, March 17 | Senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha member Jairam Ramesh on Tuesday urged the Chairman of the House M. Venkaiah...

Biden, Sanders to face off in one-on-one debate

Washington, March 16 | Former US Vice President Joe Biden and progressive senator Bernie Sanders are set to face off in the first one-on-one...

Democrats cancel debates, bar audience from debate

By Arul LouisNew York, March 11 | Coronavirus sweeping the US is casting its dark shadow on the nation's politics in an election year...

Business

Flipkart to acquire 7.8% stake in Aditya Birla Fashion for Rs...

Bengaluru, Oct 23 | Flipkart Investments will pick up 7.8 per cent stake in Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Limited (ABFRL) with an investment...