Venkaiah Naidu

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu tests negative for COVID-19

As per Monday's RT-PCR test conducted by a medical team from AIIMS, both the Vice President and his wife, Usha Naidu have tested negative for COVID-19.

Oct 12, 2020, 18:52 PM IST

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu tests COVID-19 positive, opts for home quarantine

Taking to micro-blogging site Twitter, the official account of the Vice President asserted that Naidu is asymptomatic and in good health. 

Sep 29, 2020, 21:41 PM IST

No language should either be imposed or opposed: Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu

The Vice President said that all our languages have a rich history and we should be proud of our language diversity and cultural heritage.

Sep 15, 2020, 00:46 AM IST

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu suggests inclusion of milk in mid-day meal scheme

Naidu spoke to the Union Minister for Women and Child Development Smriti Irani in this regard and made this suggestion.

Sep 07, 2020, 16:44 PM IST

Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu nominates new Rajya Sabha members to House panels

Jyotiraditya Scindia (BJP) has become a member of the Parliamentary Committee on Human Resource Development (HRD), while Congress member Digvijaya Singh has been nominated to the Committee on Urban Development.

Jul 24, 2020, 00:08 AM IST

India’s Vice President launches a social media super app Elyments

The social media super app is 100 percent homegrown in India and brought to life by over 1,000 IT professionals.

Jul 05, 2020, 20:18 PM IST

Humankind holds the key to roll back pandemic: Vice President Venkaiah Naidu

Venkaiah Naidu quoted famous poet Rumi, “The wound is the place where the light enters you” and said, "Let us illuminate ourselves with the experience of and lessons from the current pain."

May 18, 2020, 15:20 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu pay tributes to Maharana Pratap on birth anniversary

Pratap Singh, popularly known as Maharana Pratap, was born in 1540.

May 09, 2020, 13:21 PM IST

95 out of 244 MPs on parliamentary committees skipped all meetings, says Venkaiah Naidu

The two dozen department-related parliamentary standing committees, with 244 MPs from both Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha, considered Demands for Grants of all the ministries during the three-week recess following the Budget presentation.

Mar 02, 2020, 20:10 PM IST

Can't have constant delays: Vice President Venkaiah Naidu counters CJI Bobde's 'no instance justice' remark

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday called upon all the stakeholders in the judicial system to carry out their duties efficiently and to fast track rape cases without “constant delays”. Vice President's comments came in partial disagreement with the statement of Chief Justice of India (CJI) Sharad Arvind Bobde.

Dec 08, 2019, 22:58 PM IST

Parliament live: Pragya Thakur reads out second apology in House, says 'didn't take Godse name'

Stay tuned for latest updates on the 10th day of the Winter Session of Parliament.

Nov 29, 2019, 10:56 AM IST

Uproar in Rajya Sabha over JNU student protest, water pollution

CPI member K.K. Ragesh raised the issue of JNU students allegedly being brutally beaten up police in Delhi when they were carrying out a march to Parliament from their campus.

Nov 22, 2019, 13:05 PM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, 20th November 2019

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Nov 20, 2019, 22:30 PM IST

Venkaiah Naidu orders review of new uniform of Rajya Sabha marshals amid objection by former Army chief

The current attire looks more like those worn by military personnel. It includes a deep blue winter uniform and a cap giving the look of a police or military officer. Earlier, the uniform was an Indian attire with a turban.

Nov 19, 2019, 12:48 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi greets nation on Dussehra, to attend celebration in Delhi's Dwarka area

PM Modi and President Kovind today extended their greetings to the nation on the occasion of Dussehra. 

Oct 08, 2019, 08:35 AM IST

Media must tackle fake news effectively, shun tendency to sensationalise: Vice President

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday said that the menace of fake news threatens to destroy the credibility of media, and media should effectively tackle and disprove fake news by taking control of the narrative.

Oct 06, 2019, 21:35 PM IST

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu greets people on eve of Gandhi Jayanti

 "On this Gandhi Jayanti let us collectively pledge to honour the Mahatma by working together to realize his vision for an India that is inclusive, harmonious clean and prosperous," he added.

Oct 01, 2019, 23:53 PM IST

India at UNGA presented a clear choice between peaceful coexistence and pursuit of conflicts: Venkaiah Naidu

Addressing a gathering after presenting the 20th Lal Bahadur Shastri National Award for Excellence: 2019 to Plant Scientist Dr Manju Sharma, he said that the recent session of UNGA presented a clear choice between peaceful coexistence and pursuit of conflicts bordering on perversion.

Oct 01, 2019, 22:44 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu pay tribute to Deendayal Upadhyay on his birth anniversary

Taking to Twitter, PM Modi said, "Paying homage to one of the greatest icons of India, Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya Ji. His life’s message of serving the most downtrodden with compassion resonates far and wide!"

Sep 25, 2019, 08:58 AM IST

There should be no imposition nor opposition to any language: Vice President Venkaiah Naidu

Interacting with students from of a Karnataka school, who had returned recently after visiting NASA and other places in the US, Naidu stressed that India was blessed with many languages and asked students and teachers to give importance to promoting mother tongue, while learning other languages.

Sep 20, 2019, 15:59 PM IST