HT Leadership Summit

  • Arun Jaitley asks voters to be mature and not elect tainted leaders 07-12-2013 12:50 PM

    New Delhi: BJP leader Arun Jaitley refused to take blame for political parties failing to provide clean leaders and instead blamed the voters for electing tainted politicians. He said that the parties are bound to team up with tainted politicians to form a government as a democracy cannot run without...
  • We should not underestimate the Opposition's power: PM on Modi 06-12-2013 11:31 AM

    New Delhi: Without mincing words, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday said that the Congress cannot be complacent in dealing with Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi who according to him, 'should be taken seriously'. The comment from the Prime Minister comes in the wake of recent statements...
  • No public truce with Salman Khan, says Shah Rukh 16-11-2012 09:06 PM

    Speaking at the HT Leadership Summit, Shah Rukh confessed to having differences with Salman and said a patch-up would take some time. ...
  • I have sobered down now, says Shah Rukh Khan 16-11-2012 07:55 PM

    Speaking at the HT Leadership Summit, Shah Rukh said he had calmed down now even as he was backed by Katrina. ...
  • Hindustan Times Leadership Summit: Highlights 15-11-2012 11:42 PM

    On this special show, CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose brings you the best of the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit from 2007 to 2012. The show brings you speeches by various leaders over the years on a variety of subjects. The HT Leadership summit will be held on November 17-18 in...
  • CNN-IBN-HT Poll: Modi is India's preferred leader 15-11-2012 09:03 AM

    New Delhi: The HT Leadership summit will kick off this weekend in New Delhi with a galaxy of leaders from the world and India. Building up to the Hindustan Times leadership summit, CNN-IBN, with Hindustan Times, brings you the CNN-IBN-Hindustan Times Opinion Poll on the leadership challenges in a situation...
  • China hacked India's intel network: Assange 04-12-2011 08:00 AM

    New Delhi: China hacked India's intelligence network and the West intercepted mails and phone calls from India, that's Wikileaks founder Julian Assange's stunning disclosures at HT Leadership summit. Julian Assange said, "Telephone connections and e-mails from India that go through the Pacific (Ocean) can be intercepted and are being intercepted...
  • HT Leadership Summit: the big FDI debate 03-12-2011 11:46 PM

    LK Advani steps up attack against FDI in retail and claims that the BJP has always been against it. ...
  • I want more BRTs: Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit 03-12-2011 10:00 PM

    The CMs of Delhi, Maharashtra and Chhattisgarh discussed the development of their respective states at the HT Leadership Summit. ...
  • Coalition obstructing decision making: Chavan 03-12-2011 09:38 PM

    New Delhi:Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Saturday suggested that coalition compulsions were coming in the way of taking "bold decisions" and announcing new policies, but insisted that initiatives are being taken by his government for overall development. "The difficulty is when you want to make bold decision, announce new...
  • Farooq calls for less democracy, quick results 03-12-2011 04:25 PM

    New Delhi: National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah has called for a controlled democracy in the country. Speaking at Hindustan Times Leadership Summit in New Delhi, he said, "India should have controlled democracy like Malaysia to get quicker results." This came a day after former Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohammad said...
  • Sonia never claims to be number one: Rashid Alvi 03-12-2011 01:39 PM

    Congress leader Rashid Alvi hit back at senior BJP leader LK Advani's remarks on Sonia Gandhi saying that she has never claimed to be number one. ...
  • Learn from China: Malaysian ex-PM tells India 02-12-2011 01:32 PM

    New Delhi: Former Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohammad said that India needed a much stronger Central Government and less powerful federal structure to make rapid economic progress. "India would be like China if it was little less democratic," Mahatir said in New Delhi on Friday at the Hindustan Times Leadership...
  • Economic growth to moderate to 7.5 pc: Pranab 02-12-2011 12:48 PM

    New Delhi: Confirming a slowdown, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said economic growth will moderate to about 7.5 per cent in the current fiscal, lower than the earlier projection of 9 per cent. "I am confident that we will be covering some of the losses in our growth momentum...
  • Reforms needed to provide growth impetus: Pranab 02-12-2011 12:33 PM

    New Delhi: Stressing on the need of foreign direct investment (FDI) in retail, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said only reforms can boost to falling growth rate. Confirming a slowdown, Mukherjee said economic growth will moderate to about 7.5 per cent in the current fiscal, lower than the earlier...
  • Concerned over inflation, corruption: Pranab 02-12-2011 11:44 AM

    Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee talked about a range of issues at the HT Leadership Summit in New Delhi on Friday. ...
  • Don't stand in the way of FDI: Pranab to Mamata 02-12-2011 11:29 AM

    New Delhi: Warning the political parties opposing the decision of foreign direct investment (FDI) in retail, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said that the states that don't want FDI in retail shouldn't hamper those who do. Acknowledging that discussions are on with TMC chief and West Bengal Chief Minister...
  • Electoral politics obstructing FDI in retail: Pranab 02-12-2011 10:44 AM

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Friday claimed that foreign direct investment (FDI) in retail sector will significantly reduce post harvest losses and targeted the Opposition parties for obstructing the implementation of the FDI policy. "Narrow political considerations are coming in the way of decisions like FDI in retail,"...
  • India may also witness 'Occupy' movement: Poll 29-11-2011 06:27 PM

    New Delhi: Even as a bitter political debate rages on the controversial FDI in retail issue and an overwhelming number of urban middle class can't wait for a Walmart or an Ikea in their neighbourhood, an overwhelming 55% of the respondents in the Hindustan Times-CNN-IBN survey think that disenchantment with...
  • Right to recall must for Indian democracy: Poll 28-11-2011 05:29 PM

    New Delhi: In the 'Democracy in India' section of the Hindustan Times-CNN-IBN survey, an overwhelming majority of people surveyed say India needs electoral reforms to strengthen its democracy (86%) while almost 81% back social activist Anna Hazare on his controversial right-to-recall campaign. Which also explains why an impressive 66% of...
  • HT Summit: Ranbir's a shy guy 21-11-2010 11:08 PM

    Ranbir finds food and movies in common with Kapoors.Rishi claims he is typical kapoor drinker. ...
  • Young people required to lead India: PM 20-11-2010 09:37 PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday said the people will come to know as and when he decides to reshuffle his Cabinet, adding that a resurgent and growing India required younger people in power. "I think, I am not able to tell you what I am going to...
  • Wait for PAC report on 2G scam: Pranab 19-11-2010 05:49 PM

    Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee says the country should wait for the report from the Public Accounts Committee of Parliament before jumping to conclusions on 2G spectrum scam. Speaking at the HT Leadership Summit in New Delhi, Mukherjee avoided queries on the scam. ...
  • FDI can't justify environmental damage: Ramesh 19-11-2010 05:45 PM

    Union Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh on Friday said that foreign investment cannot justify destruction of the environment. Speaking at the HT Leadership Summit in Delhi, Ramesh said that a smart industrialist would rather follow the law rather than circumvent it. ...
  • India beats global slowdown: HT Summit survey 17-11-2010 07:53 AM

    Sixty -three percent of the people polled in the HT leadership Summit Survey feel that India has beaten the global slowdown.The question now - Has the feel good factor returned to the Indian economy? ...
  • Hindustan Times summit showcases B'lore's best minds 15-10-2009 02:41 PM

    The jury comprised of historian Ramchandra Guha and Anjali Paul. ...
  • HT Summit: World leaders answer tough questions 23-11-2008 01:36 AM

    Watch Asif Ali Zardari and Tony Blair respond to audience's questions. ...