Dialogue

  • Sujatha Singh in Beijing for strategic dialogue 12-04-2014 05:52 PM

    Beijing: Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh on Saturday arrived to take part in the sixth India-China Strategic Dialogue next week during which the two nations will review the status of bilateral relations and explore new initiatives to improve ties. Singh will co-chair - along with her counterpart Vice Foreign Minister Liu...
  • 5 hilarious dialogues from Himesh Reshammiya's 'The Xpose' that may give you a stomach ache 06-04-2014 03:48 PM

    Fireworks in the sky, women are gyrating at decadent parties and the men sipping drinks wearing sharp suits and bow ties. Add to it weirdly rhyming, super cheesy dialogues, and this is what the Bollywood of the '60s looks like in the trailer of Himesh Reshammiya's latest film 'The Xpose'....
  • John Kerry to host Sartaj Aziz for US-Pak strategic dialogue 18-01-2014 12:47 AM

    US Secretary of State John Kerry will host Pakistan's National Security and Foreign Affairs Advisor on January 27 for the US-Pak Strategic Dialogue ministerial meeting. "The United States and Pakistan are committed to continued cooperation between our governments and between the American and Pakistani people across a wide range of...
  • 10 dialogues that have Salman Khan written all over them 27-12-2013 12:46 PM

    New Delhi: Salman Khan was born on December 27, 1965. Today, on his 48th birthday, we have compiled a list of his ten most popular dialogues. In last 4-5 years, Salman has reinvented himself as an actor and that also changed his choice of films. This exercise ultimately resulted in...
  • Will discuss terror issue with Nawaz Sharif frankly: Obama assures Manmohan Singh 28-09-2013 11:42 AM

    US President Barack Obama has promised to take up with Nawaz Sharif in a "frank" manner the issue of continued Pakistan-based terror directed against India as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh told him that progress in dialogue will depend on action on this front. The promise was conveyed to Singh during...
  • No need for talks with Pakistan till terror attacks continue, says BJP 26-09-2013 11:26 AM

    New Delhi: Politics has begun over the twin terror attacks that took place in Jammu early on Thursday morning. With the attack coming just a few days ahead of the meeting between Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif, the parties have opposed any such talks in...
  • Manmohan Singh, Nawaz Sharif to meet in US along sidelines of UNGA 68th session 18-09-2013 08:38 AM

    UN chief Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday expressed hope that India and Pakistan would discuss ways to address the tension at the LoC during a possible meeting of Prime Ministers Manmohan Singh and Nawaz Sharif on the margins of the UN General Assembly next week. The UN Secretary General said he...
  • Pakistan keen to have comprehensive dialogue with India: Nawaz Sharif 17-09-2013 02:40 PM

    Asserting that people had given him the mandate to improve ties with neighbours, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said Pakistan is keen to have a comprehensive dialogue with India for the resolution of all issues including Kashmir. Sharif said he is committed to a "serious sustained and constructive engagement" with...
  • Pakistan says framework ready for talks with Taliban 11-09-2013 12:53 PM

    Islamabad: Pakistan's Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has said that the framework for holding talks with the Taliban was ready and there was no foreign pressure for this. Addressing a press conference on Tuesday, Nisar said it was the unanimous decision of all political parties and military leadership to...
  • Pakistan opposes western military intervention in Syria 29-08-2013 08:12 PM

    Amid talk of possible western military intervention in Syria, Pakistan today called for restraint and said the use of force just be avoided at all costs. The West should wait for the report of the UN team probing the alleged use of chemical weapons by the Syrian regime before it...
  • First Russia-Pakistan strategic dialogue begins in Moscow 28-08-2013 05:16 PM

    The first Pakistan-Russia strategic dialogue aimed at upgrading political diplomatic economic and defence relations began in Moscow on Wednesday. Foreign Secretary Jalil Abbass Jilani is leading the Pakistani side in the dialogue during which both countries will discuss security cooperation and global and regional issues of mutual interest, including the...
  • 20 corny Bollywood dialogues you'd like to forget 27-08-2013 12:38 PM

    New Delhi: There is no dearth of movies wherein popular actors mouth the most nonsensical to ridiculously awful and irksome dialogues. Even though we loathe and scowl each time these highly dramatic dialogues are delivered, their popularity remains beyond compare. So whether it is 'Mai tumhare bachhe ki maa ban...
  • Way forward in Indo-Pak ties is to resume dialogue, says Zardari 23-08-2013 01:08 AM

    Emphasising on the need to resume stalled composite dialogue between Pakistan and India, President Asif Ali Zardari on Thursday said recent LoC incidents should not be allowed to derail the normalisation process between the two countries. "We believe the way forward for the two countries is to resume the stalled...
  • US takes pride in 'indispensable partnership' with India 16-08-2013 05:04 AM

    The United States greeted India on its Independence Day saying it takes pride in "our indispensable partnership" and looks forward to working together for peace, democracy, and prosperity in Asia and around the world. In a press statement Secretary of State John Kerry recalled his recent visit to India for...
  • Omar Abdullah for resumption of talks with Pak to resolve Kashmir issue 15-08-2013 03:04 PM

    Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Thursday advocated resumption of dialogue with Pakistan as well as separatists to resolve political issues facing the state. "Jammu and Kashmir is a political problem and can be resolved only through a process of dialogue. We have to start the dialogue process...
  • 'Real dialogue' after Indian polls: Pak PM’s security advisor 14-08-2013 07:52 PM

    Islamabad: Amid an increase in tensions over clashes on the Line of Control (LoC), a top aide to Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Wednesday that "real dialogue" will be possible only after elections are held in India early next year. "The real dialogue will be possible after (the...
  • Narendra Modi thanks British MPs for inviting him to give a speech in House of Commons 14-08-2013 03:30 PM

    Stating that dialogue strengthens democracies, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday thanked the British MPs for inviting him to UK in the spirit of dialogue and engagement. Barry Gardiner, a MP of UK, had sent a letter to Modi last week inviting him to the House of Commons to...
  • Chennai Express: 15 deadly dialogues that can drive you to despair 09-08-2013 12:08 PM

    New Delhi: Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone starrer action comedy film 'Chennai Express', ah, wait...comedy? Really? Having watched the movie, I muse how fair it is to promote a movie as a comedy film when it evokes genuine laughter only once in the entire two and half hours duration of...
  • Nitish Kumar's Think India PowerPoint presentation on Bihar's growth 08-08-2013 02:13 PM

    Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar addressed Network18's Think India Dialogue on Wednesday and spoke about Bihar's development model that he termed as 'inclusive'. Below is the PowerPoint presentation highlighting Bihar's different growth indicators that he had prepared for the event. ...
  • Nitish rules himself out of PM race, says he is not fit for it 08-08-2013 08:16 AM

    New Delhi: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has ruled himself out of the Prime Ministerial race for 2014 Lok Sabha polls but he did not rule not the formation of a Third Front like government. Speaking at Network18's Think India Dialogue, the Chief Minister said the Prime Ministerial post was...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 07-08-2013 11:57 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Bihar's development model is inclusive: Nitish Kumar 07-08-2013 08:42 PM

    New Delhi: Bihar's development model is inclusive and aspires for growth with justice, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Wednesday while speaking at Network18's Think India Dialogue. He also said that he doesn't want to compare Bihar with other states because there is still a lot that needs to be...
  • Watch: The most memorable dialogues of Pran 12-07-2013 10:10 PM

    New Delhi: Legendary actor Pran might have played innumerable negative characters on the screen but the actor is till date known for his witty one liners and dialogues in the film. From playing Sher Khan in 'Zanjeer' to Malang Chacha in 'Upkaar', in a career span of six decades, Pran...
  • I hope to win Delhi elections again, says Sheila Dikshit 28-06-2013 09:03 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Friday shot down Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal's campaign over rising power tariff in the national capital and said she was confident the people would vote her to power once again. Diskhit was speaking at Network 18's Think India Dialogue in...
  • Growth rate during UPA 1 and 2 over 8 pc against NDA's 5 pc: Montek 28-06-2013 08:17 PM

    New Delhi: Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia on Friday said that the average growth rate of United Progressive Alliance 1 and 2 is over 8 per cent against National Democratic Alliance's 5 per cent. "There is no regression of policies under UPA government," he said at Network 18...
  • Afghanistan: Five killed in roadside bomb blast 28-06-2013 04:34 AM

    Kabul: Five people were killed as a roadside bomb struck a car in Afghanistan's Laghman province Thursday, an official said. A mine planted by militants struck a car in Omarzai area on the outskirts of provincial capital Mehterlam at around 3:00 PM Thursday, leaving five civilians dead and injured another,...
  • Clashing visions weigh on US drive for Taliban talks 28-06-2013 03:15 AM

    Islamabad: As the United States makes a fresh attempt to start talks with the Taliban, competing visions in Afghanistan and neighbouring Pakistan over what an eventual peace process might look like have emerged as one of the biggest hurdles. Washington's hopes of negotiating with the insurgents to stabilise Afghanistan before...
  • 'Visa bond proposal not considered by British govt' 26-06-2013 01:01 AM

    London/New Delhi: India on Tuesday said it has been conveyed by the UK that the proposal to collect hefty visa cash bonds from Indians has not been considered by the British government. This was conveyed to Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma by Vince Cable, Secretary of State for Business,...
  • India to take up Rs 2.75 lakh visa bond issue with UK government 25-06-2013 09:24 PM

    New Delhi: India on Tuesday asked its High Commission in London to take up with the UK government its decision to collect a visa bond of Rs 2.75 lakh which may have implications on Indians visiting that country. "The ministry has asked our mission in London to find out official...
  • US Vice President Joe Biden to visit India in July 25-06-2013 09:55 AM

    Washington: US Vice President Joe Biden will visit India and Singapore in July to underscore the importance of relations with the two nations, the White House said. In India, Biden will discuss a full range of bilateral, regional and global issues, "with a focus on advancing the prosperity, security and...