Books play a very important role in our lives: Vice PresidentAugust 30th, 2008 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, August 30 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari on Saturday said books play a very important role in our lives. They enlighten, motivate and educate people.
He was speaking at the inauguration of the Delhi Book Fair 2008 at the Pragati Maidan here.
Many publishers are participating in the weeklong book fair.
Ansari said that the books and literature of good quality should be promoted, and people, especially children, should be encouraged to read such books for overall development.
He said book fairs provide easy access to a variety of books and publications. (ANI)
- Delhi book fair begins - Sep 01, 2012
- Delhi Book Fair to focus on travel, children - Aug 25, 2011
- Delhi Book Fair to begin Sep 1 - Aug 30, 2012
- World Book Fair begins in New Delhi - Feb 25, 2012
- Centenary celebrations galore at World Book Fair (Curtain Rasier) - Feb 23, 2012
- For those with wanderlust, Delhi Book Fair is the stop - Aug 29, 2011
- Hamid Ansari greets people on Ram Navami - Apr 11, 2011
- Hamid Ansari stresses on working of 'three language formula' - Mar 29, 2011
- President, Vice President greet nation ahead of Mahavir Jayanti - Apr 15, 2011
- Vice President Ansari releases Bhupinder Hooda's book - Jul 19, 2010
- PM, Sonia, Ansari attend Dussehra function - Oct 06, 2011
- President, Vice President, PM greet nation on Ram Navami - Apr 12, 2011
- Delhi Book Fair begins: e-books the flavour this time (Lead) - Sep 01, 2012
- President, vice president greet nation on Milad-Un-Nabi - Feb 15, 2011
- Vice President Ansari welcomed by Rajya Sabha - Aug 13, 2012