Vice President Ansari pays tributes to Babu Jagjivan Ram

Vice President Hamid Ansari on Monday paid tributes to former deputy prime minister Babu Jagjivan Ram on his death anniversary at his memorial, the Samta Sthal in the national capital.

VP Ansari replies to RTI query on Yoga Day within two days
VP Ansari replies to RTI query on Yoga Day within two days

 In a record of sorts, the office of Vice President Hamid Ansari has responded within two days to an RTI application seeking to know the reason for his absence from Yoga Day celebrations held here last Sunday, saying he was not invited for the event.

Yoga opponents should go to Pakistan: Sadhvi Prachi
Yoga opponents should go to Pakistan: Sadhvi Prachi

VHP leader Sadhvi Prachi on Tuesday kicked up another controversy with her remarks that those who are opposed to Yoga should go to Pakistan and that they have "no right" to stay in the country.

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Congress seeks PM's apology for Ram Madhav's tweets on Ansari

The Congress on Monday accused the ruling BJP of playing divisive politics and sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s apology over his party leader Ram Madhav`s tweets about Vice-President Hamid Ansari.

Ansari row: Govt apologises for Ram Madhav's criticism
Ansari row: Govt apologises for Ram Madhav's criticism

The government on Monday apologised for BJP leader Ram Madhav's criticism of Vice President Hamid Ansari's absence at the Yoga Day celebrations here over which the Congress accused it of playing "divisive" politics.

Hamid Ansari not invited to yoga day, an insult or protocol? - Part II

With the grand and successful celebrations of the Yoga Day, India predominantly showed the world, that it holds the strength to conduct an international event.

Ansari exclusion from Yoga event part of protocol, says govt; Congress terms it 'divisive politics'

The controversy over BJP leader Ram Madhav 'targeting' Vice President Hamid Ansari for his absence at the Yoga Day celebrations here escalated on Monday with the Congress accusing the ruling party of playing "divisive" politics.

PM Modi should learn decorum from Advani, Joshi: Congress

Amid the ongoing row over Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari not being invited for the International Day of Yoga celebrations, the Congress Party on Monday alleged that the ruling BJP at the Centre has become a habitual offender to people holding constitutional offices, and said Prime Minister Narendra Modi should learn decorum from veterans LK Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi.

Row over Ansari escalates, Congress accuses BJP of 'divisive' politics

The row over BJP general secretary Ram Madhav questioning Vice President Hamid Ansari's absence at the Yoga Day celebrations escalated today, with Congress accusing the ruling party of playing "divisive" politics and the latter clarifying he was not invited because of protocol issues.

VP Hamid Ansari not invited on Yoga Day as PM Modi was chief guest: Yesso Naik

Minister of State for Ayush Shripad Yesso Naik on Monday said that there should be no controversy over Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari not being invited for the International Yoga Day celebrations in the national capital.

Ram Madhav rakes up controversy over Vice President not attending Yoga Day event, later apologises
Ram Madhav rakes up controversy over Vice President not attending Yoga Day event, later apologises

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) general secretary Ram Madhav on Monday downplayed media queries over Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari not being invited for the International Yoga Day celebrations.

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Vice President Hamid Ansari was not invited to International Yoga Day event, says his office
Vice President Hamid Ansari was not invited to International Yoga Day event, says his office

Vice President Hamid Ansari’s office said on Sunday night that he was not invited to the Yoga Day event in the capital after his absence was questioned by senior BJP and RSS leader Ram Madhav.

Ram Madhav courts controversy, questions VP Hamid Ansari's absence at Yoga Day; apologises later
Ram Madhav courts controversy, questions VP Hamid Ansari's absence at Yoga Day; apologises later

BJP general secretary Ram Madhav on Sunday stoked a controversy by questioning Vice President Hamid Ansari's absence at the Yoga Day event in the capital but later apologised after he was criticised on the social media platform.

Ansari presented with book on PM Modi in Chinese language

Vice President Hamid Ansari Tuesday received a copy of a book entitled, “Modi - Incredible Emergence of a Star”, in Chinese language written by Rajya Sabha BJP MP Tarun Vijay.

Anshuman Gaur appointed OSD to Vice President

IFS officer Anshuman Gaur has been appointed as Officer on Special Duty (OSD) to Vice President Hamid Ansari.

Protect fragile mountain ecosystem: Hamid Ansari

Vice President Hamid Ansari on Tuesday said people who live in hilly terrains should have a greater say in the governance of their environment to protect the fragile ecosystem of the mountainous region.

Promoting scientific temper a constitutional and moral duty: Vice President

Vice President Hamid Ansari on Friday said promotion and embedding of science and scientific temper in citizenry is a constitutional duty, apart from being a moral one, "if we are to emerge as a modern, progressive nation."