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THE DEBATE

A live debate on the topic of the day, with four guests. From Monday to Thursday at 7.10 pm Paris time.

Latest update : 2013-11-14

India: Inside the World's Next Superpower

The France 24 Debate has travelled to India to examine the progress being made in the country that could become the world’s next superpower. François Picard poses questions on everything from technology and development to women’s rights. His panel of guests includes politicians, an entrepreneur and a feminist historian and writer.

  • Shashi THAROOR, Indian Minister for Human Resource Development;
  • Urvashi BUTALIA, Author, "The Other Side of Silence";
  • Nirmala SITHARAMAN, National Spokesperson, Bharatiya Janata Party;
  • Rajul GARG, Entrepreneur and Founder of Sunstone.

Produced and prepared by Anelise Borges

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By François PICARD

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2017-03-29 Brexit

'Thank you and goodbye': Clock starts on Brexit negotiations (part 1)

To those who still secretly wish Britain won't leave the EU, surely this is the "get over it" moment. To those who are cheering, be careful what you wish for. The British prime...

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2017-03-29 Brexit

'Thank you and goodbye': Clock starts on Brexit negotiations (part 2)

To those who still secretly wish Britain won't leave the EU, surely this is the "get over it" moment. To those who are cheering, be careful what you wish for. The British prime...

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2017-03-28 Africa

Famine as a weapon of war: 20 million lives at risk in Africa, Yemen (part 1)

Up to 20 million people face starvation in Yemen, Somalia, South Sudan and northeast Nigeria. Each case has this in common: conflict, the breakdown of public services and in the...

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2017-03-28 Africa

Famine as a weapon of war: 20 million lives at risk in Africa, Yemen (part 2)

Up to 20 million people face starvation in Yemen, Somalia, South Sudan and northeast Nigeria. Each case has this in common: conflict, the breakdown of public services and in the...

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2017-03-27 Europe

Do Russians care? Kremlin cracks down after anti-corruption protests (part 1)

Sunday saw Russia's biggest anti-government demonstrations in five years. Yet they may seem like a drop in the ocean. In cities from the Pacific port of Vladivostok to Saint...

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