DIALOGUES

  • The India-US Dialogues: A Network18-ORF initiative 18 hours 46 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Network18 and the Observer Research Foundation (ORF) jointly organised an Indo-US dialogue to mark the visit of the US President Barack Obama to India. The panelists, which included some of the top policy makers from both India and America, expressed confidence that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is capable...
  • The India-US dialogues: It's time for India to move from out sourcing to right sourcing, says Anand Mahindra Yesterday

    Speaking at the Observer Research Foundation and Network18 initiative 'The India-US Dialogue', Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra said, "Trade and investment could be looked at as an ambassador to global peace in the era of terror." In the lead up to US President's historic second visit to India; The Observer...
  • The India-US dialogues: Clean air, water, energy India's priorities for sustainable development, says Javadekar Yesterday

    Speaking at the Observer Research Foundation and Network18 initiative 'The India-US Dialogue', Union Environment and Forest minister Prakash Javadekar said, "The Modi government is committed to passionate strong and transparent action on emission reduction & renewable energy. We'll walk our own path on Intended Nationally Determined Contributions but if technology...
  • The India-US dialogues: Jayant Sinha shares 3-key mantras for Indo-US cooperation Yesterday

    Speaking at the Observer Research Foundation and Network18 initiative 'The India-US Dialogue', Minister of States at Railways Jayant Sinha said, "Innovate in India, manufacture in India and invest in India are the three-key mantras for Indo-US cooperation". In the lead up to US President's historic second visit to India; The...
  • The India-US dialogues: India could be 3rd largest economy soon, says Suresh Prabhu Yesterday

    Speaking at the Observer Research Foundation and Network18 initiative 'The India-US Dialogue', Union Railways minister Suresh Prabhu said, "India and the US share many things, we have the same values. The US is world's largest economy; India could be 3rd largest economy soon". In the lead up to US President's...
  • Indo-US Dialogue: Mahindra, Prabhu, Javadekar ask America to treat India as an equal partner, talk about huge potentials Yesterday

    New Delhi: Delivering a Special Address at the Indo-US dialogue organized by the Network 18 & Observer Research Foundation (ORF) Anand Mahindra, Chairman, Mahindra Group said that world's oldest democracy America and the world's largest democracy India have a lot in common. Emphasizing on the cherished values of freedom and...
  • Telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad invites American companies to invest in Indian manufacturing sector Yesterday

    New Delhi: The Union Telecom and Information Techonology minister Ravi Shankar Prasad invited the American companies to set up their manufacturing units in India. Speaking at the Indo-US dialogue organized by the Network 18 and the Observer Research Foundation (ORF) in New Delhi to mark the visit of the US...
  • The India-US dialogues: Commitment necessary to operationalise the civil nuclear cooperation 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Pointing at the possibilities of the prospective Indo-US nuclear deal, former Indian ambassador to US and nuclear negotiator Rakesh Sood on Saturday emphasised on the commitments to take the relationship between the two countries forward and operationalising the civil nuclear cooperation. The former ambassador also lauded former US President...
  • The India-US dialogues: Indo-US renewable energy cooperation a political challenge, says Peter Tichansky 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Indo-US renewable energy cooperation is a political challenge, according to American expert Peter Tichansky. Speaking at the Observer Research Foundation and Network18 initiative 'The India-US Dialogue', Tichansky on Saturday said, "In Indo-US renewable energy cooperation, a political challenge more than an engineering one." "Defence, insurance, cyber security, medical and construction...
  • The India-US dialogues: Modi government working with Americans, says C Raja Mohan 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Distinguished Fellow at the Observer Research Foundation (ORF), C Raja Mohan praised the Narendra Modi government for working closely with the Americans. Speaking at the Observer Research Foundation and Network18 initiative 'The India-US Dialogue', Raja Mohan said, "Previous government hesitated to be seen working with Americans but the...
  • The India-US dialogues: Rick Rossow says Bill Clinton wanted India to be nuke-free but ties have changed now 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Rick Rossow of Centre for Strategic and International Studies on Saturday said that India and USA have moved forward in their relationship in the last few years. While discussing the civil nuclear deals between India and USA, Rossow said, "Bill Clinton wanted India to give up nuclear weapons...
  • 'Ja Simran ja, jee le apni zindagi': 15 iconic DDLJ dialogues that we know by heart December 5, 2014

    How many times have you told your friend, "Ja Simran ja..jee le apni zindagi"? Or for that matter "Bade bade deshon mein aisi chhoti chhoti batein hoti rehti hain," ? Much like the film, dialogues of 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge' has over the years become part of our lifestyle, our...
  • 'Rajneeti mein goonge aur behre bankar raho toh raj karoge': 10 powerful dialogues from Sadashiv Amrapurkar's movies that made him one of the best villains of the '90s November 3, 2014

    For those who grew up watching Hindi and Marathi movies in the early '90s, Sadashiv Amrapurkar was the perfect villain who effortlessly portrayed the dark characters intermingled with comedy. The renowned actor passed away today while being treated for a lung infection.Amrapurkar had won two Filmfare awards. In 1984, he...
  • 10 hard-hitting dialogues from Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' October 4, 2014

    Movies have the power to leave an indelible impact on the minds of the viewers. They not only make us think, but also play an instrumental role in changing the way we think. And filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj does exactly the same with his projects. His films not only open up...
  • UN chief hails initiative for dialogue in Sudan September 6, 2014

    United Nations: UN SecretaryGeneral Ban Ki moon on Friday welcomed the initiative of holding a comprehensive national dialogue in Sudan to achieve sustainable peace as well as the progress being made by Sudanese stakeholders to prepare for this process. He welcomed in particular the signing of "an agreement between representatives of...
  • India, US stress on strategic ties but tensions remain August 1, 2014

    New Delhi: The United States and India stressed their desire to boost business and defense ties on Thursday, but trade and spying rows were a reminder of the obstacles to President Barack Obama's vision of a "defining" partnership. After a day of meetings in New Delhi seen as a preparation for...
  • IndoUS strategic dialogue to take place today July 31, 2014

    New Delhi: US Secretary of State John Kerry who arrived in New Delhi on Wednesday will begin his official visit by meeting the National Security Advisor Ajit Doval on Thursday morning. Kerry will also be meeting Finance and Defence Minister Arun Jaitley before cochairing the IndoUS strategic dialogue with External...
  • Things maybe 'baba' should not have taught his son in 'Hate Story 2': Some unbelievably corny lines from the film July 22, 2014

    We have all grown up listening to some really weird and ridiculous suggestions and opinions from our parents. Whether it is something as lame as 'Paise paed pe nahi ugtey' or the typical filmy dialogue 'Tum abhi bacchey ho, isme mat pado', we have been yelled at, hit and rebuked...
  • Quick Quiz: How well do you know the dialogues from Katrina Kaif's movies? July 16, 2014

    It is Katrina Kaif's 31st birthday today. And yes, if you have loved and admired Katrina for her films, it is certain that you have watched majority of her works, if not all. If you call yourself a diehard fan of Katrina, identify the name of the films from which...
  • Sri Sri Ravi Shankar holds peace dialogue with Iraqi religious leaders July 11, 2014

    Boone: Deeply perturbed by the ethnic violence in Iraq, Indian spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar has met senior Iraqi religious leaders in the US and said that dialogue is the only way to establish longterm peace in the wartorn country. At the 'Art of Living Retreat' at the scenic...
  • 20 years of 'The Lion King': 10 inspirational lines from the film that holds true even now June 26, 2014

    It may have released 20 years back, but Disney's 'The Lion King' was more than just an animation film. Its dialogues till date hold relevance to one's life. On its 20th anniversary, we list out 10 inspirational lines that can serve as life lessons for us. ...
  • 'Babuji ka taar aya hai': 13 film dialogues that may never be used on screen again June 13, 2014

    We use them in jest, we make Tshirts out of them, and we spout them at regular intervals. Dialogues such as "Kitne aadmi they", "Dosti mein no sorry, no thank you", and "Main apni favourite hoon", tend to stick in the popular and collective psyche. But what about the dialogues...
  • IndiaUS Strategic Dialogue should be held in India: US Senator June 5, 2014

    A top American Senator has called for holding the next round of IndiaUS Strategic Dialogue in New Delhi this year as against the scheduled venue of Washington, to show a goodwill gesture towards the new Narendra Modiled government. "The (India US Strategic) Dialogue (in New Delhi) would provide an early opportunity...
  • IndiaUS Strategic Dialogue should be held in India:US Senator June 5, 2014

    Washington: A top American Senator has called for holding the next round of IndiaUS Strategic Dialogue in New Delhi this year as against the scheduled venue of Washington, to show a good will gesture towards the new Narendra Modiled Government. "The (India US Strategic) Dialogue (in New Delhi) would provide an...
  • Salman Khan's 'Maine commitment kar di' to Vidya Balan's 'Entertainment, Entertainment, Entertainment': The 10 legendary dialogues from Hindi films April 30, 2014

    Let's admit it, great dialogues play a vital role in making great movies. Since dialogues which the actors deliver put forth their emotions and intentions and come across as a medium via which they give purpose to every scene in the film, they ought to be powerful, hardhitting and thought...
  • Sujatha Singh in Beijing for strategic dialogue April 12, 2014

    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 Zhenmin...
  • 5 hilarious dialogues from Himesh Reshammiya's 'The Xpose' that may give you a stomach ache April 6, 2014

    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'. Here...
  • John Kerry to host Sartaj Aziz for USPak strategic dialogue January 18, 2014

    US Secretary of State John Kerry will host Pakistan's National Security and Foreign Affairs Advisor on January 27 for the USPak 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 issues,...
  • 10 dialogues that have Salman Khan written all over them December 27, 2013

    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 45 years, Salman has reinvented himself as an actor and that also changed his choice of films. This exercise ultimately resulted in...