Sitaram Yechury, the General Secretary of CPI (M)'s 35-year-old son, Ashish, died on Thursday morning at a hospital in Gurgaon after a two-week battle with coronavirus.
Former vice president Hamid Ansari says against religiosity and strident nationalism, patriotism is a more positive concept.
Policy can bring a paradigm shift in the entire education system, says Vice-President
Avoid sensationalism, keep opinion separate from news, and focus on development reporting, says Naidu in a virtual message on National Press Day.
The situation in the country is such that it has become easy to call discipline undemocratic, said the PM.
The former vice-president made these remarks and other observations about Indian democracy in his new book “Dare I Question? Reflections on Contemporary Challenges”.
He said his decision was in strict conformity with the provisions of the Constitution and the Judges Inquiry Act of 1968.
Kapil Sibal told reporters that Naidu's order jeopardised the country's legal system and said the government was not keen to see a probe into the case.
Nariman said Naidu, the chairman of the Rajya Sabha, was the only statutory authority to take the decision on the notice.
The official handle of the Vice President of India tweeted 'M', possibly inadvertently, capturing the imagination of twitter users, nevertheless.
"Google can never replace Guru. A guru gives not mere academics, but gives insight also," Vice President Naidu said.
"No effort at seeking socio–economic equality between citizens is possible unless the state, as the implementing agency, is secular in letter and spirit and acts to implement the provisions of Articles 14, 15 and 16 of the Constitution,"
'I was disturbed and saddened by the words of Modi, who mocked Ansari on his last day in office.'
Naidu,68, had defeated former West Bengal Governor and Mahatma Gandhi's grandson Gopalkrishna Gandhi.
Modi's comments come a day after the outgoing vice-president said Muslims were feeling insecure.
'Nobody expects such "petty comments" from a person holding such a high post.'
An injured BJP worker being carried after being beaten by alleged TMC workers, during last day of by-poll election campaign in support of party candidate Priyanka Tibrewal at Bhawanipur constituency, in Kolkata.PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra
BJP leader Subhendu Adhikari addresses during last day of by-poll election campaign in support of party candidate Priyanka Tibrewal (unseen) at Bhawanipur constituency, in Kolkata.PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra
A rickshaw-puller rides past the mural depicting Hindu god Hanuman, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore
Debris lie on the ground after a three-storey building that housed metro construction workers collapsed in Lakkasandra area in Bengaluru. No casualties reported so far.PTI Photo/Shailendra Bhojak
People line up at an Apple Store to buy the latest iPhone 13 handsets in Nanning in south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. Global shoppers face possible shortages of smartphones and other goods ahead of...AP/PTI
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