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

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DEBATE

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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2014-09-17 referendum

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2014-09-17 Scottish independence

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