News & Events

The Award Winning Ogilvy – IDU Campaign

May 24, 2017 |

As the IDU prepares for a series of scintillating debates in 2017, here’s a quick look back at the award-winning Ogilvy – IDU awareness awareness campaign, as published in India’s DNA newspaper.

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Latest Event Updates – Spring / Summer 2017

May 18, 2017 |

IDU workshops, Q&As with public personalities and speeches are being held in London and Mumbai, in another packed quarter for the IDU. Leading institutions including the Royal Overseas League (London), The Indian High Commission (London), Wilson College (Mumbai) and others have also partnered with the Indian Debating Union for guest lectures, workshops and special events during this period. If […]

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Latest Event Updates – Summer to Winter 2016/7

January 5, 2017 |

IDU workshops have been held in London and Mumbai, coaching students and young professionals in debating and social enterprise. Two leading British Schools, Sherborne School for Boys (Dorset) and UCS (London), also invited the Indian Debating Union’s founder to deliver guest speeches on India during the course of the year. If your educational institution may also require our assistance […]

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Latest Event Updates – Winter 2015/2016

January 7, 2016 |

IDU workshops have been held in London, New Delhi and Mumbai, coaching students and young professionals in debating and social enterprise. If your educational institution may also require our assistance in helping students improve their communication skills, public speaking or debating skills, please feel free to contact us here. All of our sessions our delivered free of charge, subject […]

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Latest Event Updates – Winter 2014/15

January 10, 2015 |

Telangana, Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Mumbai have been the IDU’s latest ports of call for training and mentoring sessions over the past three months. These events have included: Workshops on public speaking and social enterprise Guest lectures on values-based leadership, Social Output™, and how young entrepreneurs can combine service to the country through their new […]

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Latest Event Updates – Monsoon 2014

July 26, 2014 |

The IDU has held numerous events in Delhi & the NCR, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Himachal Pradesh over the past three months, including: Numerous workshops on public speaking and debating skills One high-profile pre-election debate in New Delhi, on then Prime Ministerial hopeful Narendra Modi Guest lectures on values-based leadership, Social Output™, and how young […]

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Congratulations to the participants of Chennai Words – The 2013 World University Debating Championships

January 12, 2014 |

Hundreds of teams and over one thousand individuals from more than thirty countries took part in the ‘Chennai Worlds’ between 26th December 2013 and 3rd January 2014. The event would not have been possible without the inspiring and highly committed contributions of volunteers from numerous universities and varsity debating clubs around the world. Congratulations to […]

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It’s Christmas, Not a ‘Season’: Britain Must Defeat Political Correctness and Amateurish Cultural Homogenisation

January 12, 2014 |

By Abhaey Singh for the Huffington Post. It’s Christmas, Not a ‘Season’: Britain Must Defeat Political Correctness and Amateurish Cultural Homogenisation “It requires an extraordinary level of intellectual and emotional barrenness to confuse political correctness for politeness or genuine cultural sensitivity.” Abhaey Singh. The reality of human existence has always been one of diversity, particularity and […]

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Mars is a ‘Red’ Herring: Why India’s Space Programme Is a Global Role Model

January 12, 2014 |

By Abhaey Singh for the Huffington Post. Mars is a ‘Red’ Herring: Why India’s Space Programme Is a Global Role Model The Indian Space Research Organisation has just successfully completed ‘the mother of all slingshots’ – a critical step in its maiden interplanetary mission, the development pace of which surprised even NASA. If Mangalyaan-1 reaches its destination at […]

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Free London Summer Workshop for Start Ups & Small Businesses

August 20, 2013 |

Small Business & Start-Up Gems™ (Social Enterprise – Leadership – Sales) Wednesday, 21 August 2013 from 18:00 to 20:30 (BST) Central London, United Kingdom This is a free course provided by the Kauzala Foundation & the IDU. This unmissable course is part of Kauzala and the IDU’s public service commitment, which has thus far benefited more than two […]

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