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Retd Delhi HC Chief Justice and the man behind a landmark verdict decriminalising homosexuality, Justice A P Shah feels the Supreme Court setting aside that order is unfortunate.
Sunday , 15 December '13Leander Paes on how he keeps himself fit at 40, and his interest in films.
'Sanctions or threats can't take us to Geneva. We were there for a new approach. The world, the region needed this... Terror is a real threat'
Sunday , 8 December '13At this Idea Exchange, Iranian Ambassador Gholamreza Ansari says Tehran achieved what it wanted to in the Geneva nuclear deal.
Sunday , 1 December '13At this Idea Exchange moderated by Editor (Delhi) Rakesh Sinha, Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit says AAP has hurt its own chances and that the only way BJP can decrease power bills by 30 per cent is by giving 30 per cent less electricity.
Tuesday , 26 November '13Dikshit, who is eyeing fourth term as the Chief Minister of Delhi, shared her thoughts.
Sunday , 24 November '13BJP CM candidate for Delhi, Harsh Vardhan accuses Sheila Dikshit of being “casual”.
‘We can’t compare cyclone with episodic rainfall... Uttarakhand was not just a Met disaster, but combination of many things’
Sunday , 17 November '13In this Idea Exchange, Dr LS Rathore, Director General, India Meteorological Department, talks about how they managed to get it right in Cyclone Phailin.
Sunday , 10 November '13The Himachal Pradesh High Court last week restored possession of Dharamsala stadium to the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association. The state had taken over the stadium on Oct 26 after cancelling lease of all land given to the HPCA. In this Idea Exchange, moderated by Editor (Chandigarh) Vipin Pubby, Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh defends his govt’s actions
Sunday , 3 November '13Nitin Gadkari plays down differences over the choice for the party’s CM candidate in the state.
'State powers have been taken over by Centre. They are taking over functions in the state as well as concurrent list'
Sunday , 27 October '13Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal says the Centre has not been fair to Punjab.
‘Some people in Pak feel China still thinks like it did in ‘60s, ‘70s. It has moved on... In recent years, it has only advised good ties with India’
Sunday , 20 October '13Pakistan's ex-Ambassador to US Husain Haqqani speaks about the battle for Pakistan.
Wednesday , 16 October '13Hamid Dabholkar, talk about the murder probe, the anti-superstition Bill and the road ahead without the founder of the movement.
Monday , 14 October '13Arvind Paranjpye, Director of Nehru Planetarium on lien from Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics, Pune, to Nehru Centre, Mumbai, speaks on Mumbaikars’ interest in astronomy, amateur astronomers and how he finds astrology ‘illogical’
Sunday , 13 October '13Kapil Sibal accuses BJP of not being a constructive but a deceptive opposition.
Monday , 7 October '13Vidya Athreya, group coordinator and a wildlife biologist with Centre for Wildlife Studies (CWS) and Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) of India-Bangalore, Sunetro Ghosal, an anthropologist and co-investigator with MfSGNP, along with Sunil Limaye, field director, SGNP, talk about challenges they face in tackling the issue of man-animal conflict in the city
Sunday , 6 October '13Sebi chairman U K Sinha talks about the need for measures to weed out non-serious mutual fund players.
Monday , 30 September '13R A Rajeev, principal secretary, environment department, talks about environmental concerns, proper planning of infrastructure development and the need to look out for ‘larger public good’ in mega projects
Sunday , 29 September '13Union minister and former J&K CM Farooq Abdullah talks about why General V K Singh’s revelations shocked him.
Monday , 23 September '13Congress MLA from Dharavi and Minister for Women and Child Development Varsha Gaikwad talks about the obstacles that are holding back the ambitious but much-delayed Dharavi redevelopment project and the road ahead. Gaikwad also talks about the recently finalised state policy for women and the new elements that the state has tried to incorporate in this vital document.
Sunday , 22 September '13Arun Jaitley talks about how the 2014 elections will be a referendum on leadership.