When Parliament makes bad laws, judges end up doing what lawmakers should do: Former V-P Hamid Ansari
Former vice president Hamid Ansari lamented that Parliament and assembly sessions have become more of a "ritual".
Former Vice President M Hamid Ansari supports AMU students' demand, says timing of incident raises questions
Hamid Ansari said the programme of the day, including an address by him on May 2 in the Kennedy Auditorium, was publicly known.
Tolerance is a pragmatic formula for the functioning of society without conflict between different religions and political ideologies, the vice president said.
Outgoing Vice-President M Hamid Ansari today congratulated M Venkaiah Naidu on his victory in the vice-presidential election.
Mukherjee's remarks assume significance in the wake of the present spat between Puducherry Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy and Lt. Governor Kiran Bedi.
The comments by Ansari come against the backdrop of the recent raids by the CBI on the premises of NDTV co-founder Prannoy Roy.
He said university, in discharge of its duties, has the responsibility of speaking out without the fear of intimidation; and to give offence, even at the cost of inviting protests.