Arunachal CM calls on Vice-President

Itanagar, Aug 18 Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu today called on Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu at his residence in New Delhi.The chief minister was accompanied by state BJP President...

Aug 18, 2017 6:28 PM | Newsscroll

Naidu, former student activist, returns to head a "class": MP

New Delhi, Aug 11 Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu has come a full circle by starting his political career as a student leader and chairing a "class" now, a Shiv Sena member said in Rajya Sabha...

Aug 11, 2017 3:44 PM | Newsscroll

Naidu as VP, RS Chairman a tribute to democracy: Modi

New Delhi, Aug 11 Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said it is a tribute to the Indian democracy that people rise from humble and rural backgrounds to the highest constitutional positions, as he...

Aug 11, 2017 12:39 PM | Newsscroll

Venkaiah Naidu sworn in as vice president

New Delhi, Aug 11 M Venkaiah Naidu was today sworn in as the 15th vice president of India.President Ramnath Kovind administered the oath of office to Naidu, 68, at a brief ceremony in the Durbar...

Aug 11, 2017 12:30 PM | Newsscroll

Ansari maintained delicate balance in RS: PM

(Eds: Adding venue of the function in para 4)New Delhi, Aug 10 Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauded today the contribution of outgoing Vice President Hamid Ansari as the chairman of the Rajya Sabha,...

Aug 10, 2017 11:02 PM | Newsscroll

Ansari maintained delicate balance in RS: PM

New Delhi, Aug 10 Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauded today the contribution of outgoing Vice President Hamid Ansari as the chairman of the Rajya Sabha, saying he could maintain a delicate balance...

Aug 10, 2017 10:38 PM | Newsscroll

Will enforce rules, seek MPs' cooperation to run RS: Naidu

New Delhi, Aug 10 Vice President-elect M Venkaiah Naidu today expressed his disapproval of disruptions in Parliament and said he would enforce rules to run the Rajya Sabha but also seek cooperation...

Aug 10, 2017 6:42 PM | Newsscroll

View that minorities insecure a political propaganda: Naidu

New Delhi, Aug 10 Vice President-elect M Venkaiah Naidu today rejected as "political propaganda" the view that there is a sense of insecurity among minorities in the country, apparently a rejoinder...

Aug 10, 2017 4:41 PM | Newsscroll

I should not talk about politics in this responsibility: Naidu

Hyderabad, Aug 9 Vice President-elect M Venkaiah Naidu today said he should not talk about politics in his new responsibility, but that does not mean he should not raise issues concerning the...

Aug 09, 2017 12:25 PM | Newsscroll

Lawmakers should function in constructive manner: Naidu

Hyderabad, Aug 8 Members of legislatures should function in a constructive manner without giving room for disruptions to ensure law-making bodies take up fruitful debates, Vice President-elect M...

Aug 08, 2017 11:25 PM | Newsscroll