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Faster development when India fully literate: Ansari


September 9th, 2012 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 8 (IANS) Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari Saturday said India's development would be fast-tracked from the day the country attained complete literacy.Speaking at the Sakshar Bharat prize ... Read more...

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Ansari re-elected vice president with wide margin (Intro Roundup)


August 8th, 2012 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) UPA candidate Hamid Ansari Tuesday defeated NDA nominee Jaswant Singh by a comfortable margin of 252 votes in the vice presidential election to secure ... Read more...

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Ansari re-elected vice president with comfortable margin (Roundup)


August 7th, 2012 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) UPA candidate Hamid Ansari scored comfortable victory in the vice-presidential election Tuesday, defeating NDA nominee Jaswant Singh by 238 votes to secure another term ... Read more...

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Hamid Ansari: Seasoned diplomat and scholar, respected leader (Profile)


July 14th, 2012 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari, who was Saturday chosen as United Progressive Alliance's (UPA) candidate for a second term in the post, is a ... Read more...

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Vice-President Ansari to visit Dhaka for Tagore’s 150th birth anniversary celebrations


May 3rd, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari will undertake a two-day visit of Bangladesh to participate in the 150th birth anniversary celebrations of Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore.He will ... Read more...

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Vice President Ansari condoles demise of Sathya Sai Baba


April 24th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/ Puttaparthi, Apr 24 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari has deeply condoled the passing away of prominent religious leader Sri Sathya Sai Baba.Vice President Ansari in his condolence message said ... Read more...

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President Patil confers gallantry, distinguished service awards


April 18th, 2011 - 10:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 18 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil on Monday conferred three Kirti Chakras and 18 Shaurya Chakras to Armed Forces Personnel for displaying conspicuous gallantry, indomitable courage and extreme ... Read more...

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Cypriot Foreign Minister in Delhi for three days


April 17th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 17 (ANI): Cypriot Foreign Minister Markos Kyprianou arrived here on Sunday on a three-day state visit.Kyprianou will call on Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari tomorrow morning, which would be ... Read more...

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President, Vice President greet nation ahead of Mahavir Jayanti


April 15th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 15 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil and Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari have greeted the nation ahead of Mahavir Jayanti, which will be celebrated tomorrow.President Patil in her message ... Read more...

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Nation pays homage to Bhimrao Ambedkar on his 120th birth anniversary


April 14th, 2011 - 11:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 14 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil led the nation in paying homage to Dr. B.R. Ambedkar, popularly known as Babasaheb Ambedkar, on his 120th Birth anniversary here today. ... Read more...

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Water management systems reflect existing socio-economic structures: Ansari


April 13th, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 13 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari today said that water management systems have traditionally reflected existing socio-economic structures and governance mechanisms.Addressing at "India Water Forum-2011" and the "International ... Read more...

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President, Vice President, PM greet nation on Ram Navami


April 12th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 12 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil, Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari and Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh have greeted the nation on the auspicious occasion of Ram Navami, ... Read more...

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Hamid Ansari greets people on Ram Navami


April 11th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 11 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari today greeted the people ahead of the auspicious occasion of Ram Navami, which will be celebrated tomorrow.In his message, he said: ... Read more...

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Akali Dal leader urges PM to call special session of Parliament to discuss corruption


April 9th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr.9 (ANI): A senior leader of the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament, Naresh Gujral, has appealed to the Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, to ... Read more...

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Tributes paid to Babu Jagjivan Ram on his 104th birth anniversary


April 5th, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 5 (ANI): Several functions are being organised across the country to pay tributes to freedom fighter and Former Deputy Prime Minister Babu Jajivan Ram on his 104th birth ... Read more...

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Thai PM arrives in India Tuesday, focus on economic ties


April 4th, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) Thailand's Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva will pay his maiden state visit to India when he arrives here Tuesday, during which both countries hope to ... Read more...

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Hamid Ansari stresses on working of ‘three language formula’


March 29th, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 29 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari on Tuesday dwelt upon the working of the "three language formula" in the country.Addressing after releasing a book entitled 'Sahastra Varson ... Read more...

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Government agrees to discuss PM’s statement on WikiLeaks


March 23rd, 2011 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) After persistent demands by the opposition, the government Tuesday agreed to hold a discussion in the Rajya Sabha on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's statement ... Read more...

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Provide education to fellow beings: Vice president’s wife


March 18th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, March 18 (IANS) No act of charity is bigger than providing a fellow being with an opportunity to attain education and to make a respectable living with dignity, Salma ... Read more...

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President, Vice President greet nation ahead of Holi


March 18th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 18 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil and Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari today greeted the people ahead of the joyous festival of Holi.In her message, President Patil said: ... Read more...

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Diplomacy is conduct of relations aimed at reconciliation: Vice President Ansari


March 11th, 2011 - 10:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 11 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari today said that Diplomacy is the conduct of relations among political entities aimed at reconciliation and accommodation of viewpoints and interests.Delivering "Annual ... Read more...

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CWC condoles Arjun Singh’s demise, describes him a symbol of secular values


March 5th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 5 (ANI): The newly constituted Congress Working Committee, which met here on Saturday to condole the demise of veteran Congress leader Arjun Singh passed a resolution describing the ... Read more...

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Telangana issue disrupts Parliament proceedings


March 3rd, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 3 (ANI): The demand for a separate Telangana state disrupted Parliament proceedings on Thursday, with the Lok Sabha failing to transact any business.The Lok Sabha was adjourned six ... Read more...

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Parliament adjourned till 2.p.m over Telangana issue


March 3rd, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 3 (ANI): The demand for a separate Telangana state rocked proceedings in Parliament on Thursday with the Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS), the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress ... Read more...

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Uruguay explores cooperation in wind power sector


February 23rd, 2011 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 23 (IANS) A high level delegation from Uruguay is exploring the possibility of forging cooperation with India in the wind power sector.Led by Uruguayan Vice President Danilo Astori, the ... Read more...

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Vice President Ansari enumerated for second phase of Census 2011


February 9th, 2011 - 8:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 9 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari was enumerated for the second phase of Census 2011 here on Wednesday.The Census Commissioner of India, Dr. C. Chandramouli, along with ... Read more...

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Hamid Ansari to confer National Geoscience Award tomorrow


February 3rd, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 3 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari will confer the National Geoscience Award here on Friday to various organizations working in the field of basic and applied geoscience in ... Read more...

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Subrahmanyam was key architect of India’s security doctrine: Ansari


February 2nd, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Vice-President Mohammad Hamid Ansari Wednesday condoled the death of K.Subrahmanyam, the doyen of strategic affairs in India, and described him as one of the key architects of ... Read more...

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Vice President Ansari condoles demise of K. Subrahmanyam


February 2nd, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 2 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari has condoled the demise of K. Subrahmanyam, the doyen of the strategic affairs community in India, a distinguished former civil servant and ... Read more...

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Military might, ‘mini-India’ on display at 62nd Republic Day


January 26th, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 26 (ANI): The 62nd Republic Day on Wednesday had 'mini-India' in itself with colourful tableaux depicting the innumerable hues of the country's diversity, in addition to a vibrant ... Read more...

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Nation gets set to celebrate 61st Republic Day


January 25th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.25 (ANI): India will celebrate its 61st Republic Day on Wednesday with the usual armed forces march past and culturally rich fanfare.President Pratibha Devisingh Patil, Vice-President Mohammad Hamid Ansari, ... Read more...

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Hamid Ansari greets nation ahead of Republic Day


January 25th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 25 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari on Tuesday greeted the nation ahead of the joyous occasion of country's Republic Day.In his message, he said that since the ... Read more...

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Indonesian President arrives in Delhi on three-day state visit


January 24th, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 24 (ANI): Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono arrived here on Monday on a three-day state visit, during which he will participate in this year's Republic Day parade as ... Read more...

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Vice President Ansari meets ‘National Bravery Award- 2010′ winner children


January 21st, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by ANI
Vice President Ansari meets 'National Bravery Award- 2010' winner childrenNew Delhi, Jan 21 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari on Friday met the 23 children, who will be felicitated with the ... Read more...

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Hamid Ansari releases book titled “The Indian Parliament: A Democracy at Work”


January 19th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 19 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad. Hamid Ansari on Wednesday released a book entitled "The Indian Parliament: A Democracy at Work" written by B.L.Shankar and Professor Valerian Rodrigues.Addressing on ... Read more...

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