Latest News on Faceoff
Showing of 0 - 10 from 59 results
Faceoff - Total results - 59
Nov 19, 2011
Arm-wrestle: Obama and Wen face-off todayChinese Premier Wen Jiabao insisted on Friday that "outside forces" had no excuse to get involved in the complex maritime dispute, a veiled warning to the United States and other countries to keep out of the sensitive issue.
Oct 24, 2011
Anna defends Bedi, says 'gang of four' behind campaign against teamObserving that to accuse and humiliate seemed to be the mantra of "the few", the anti-corruption crusader said they were afraid of a Jan Lokpal taking shape fearing that the legislation would strip them of power.
Oct 05, 2011
Instead of judging IIT students, fix the system: Chetan Bhagat to MurthyReacting strongly, Bhagat tweeted, "Mr Murthy had a point, but wish he wasn't so sweepingly high handed." The author said "It is ironic when someone who runs a body shopping company and calls it hi-tech, makes sweeping comments on the quality of IIT students."
Sep 29, 2011
RTI letters show Chidu playing Beggar, and Pranab ScroogeThe Pranab Mukherjee-P Chidambaram conflict was not something invented by the media. Their correspondence betrays the same tensions.
Aug 14, 2011
Uncivil showdown: It is team Anna vs govt, againAnna Hazare writes to prime minister Manmohan Singh accusing him of crushing fundamental rights, Singh's wordy reply says nothing other than "not my call". Now, the pressure mounts, ahead of what will be a dramatic week...
Jun 23, 2011
Singur land: Mamata sending the wrong signal; and it’s about proprietyThe West Bengal government seems to be in an indecent hurry to snatch Singur land from the Tatas. The ham-handed attitude might scare off potential investors.
Jun 23, 2011
Govt backs US envoy Dayal, says allegations are 'baseless'The Indian government has decided to back the Indian Consul General in New York Prabhu Dayal, who was accused of sexually assaulting his domestic help.
Jun 21, 2011
Maid to order? The thin line is blurring too fastA top Indian diplomat in the US facing charges of ill-treatment to his maid is not alone. He may be in a denial mode. But the unseemly row throws up a bigger question: Are maids working abroad getting their due?
May 22, 2011
Ratan Tata is losing patienceWhile Tata's PR machinery in India scrambles into clarification and caveat mode, in a candid interview to Times London, Ratan Tata it seems has taken his gloves off.