Venkaiah Naidu

'I told Rajini not to enter politics', says EX-VP Venkaiah Naidu

Earlier, Rajinikanth visited the photo exhibition being held at Raja Annamalai Mandram at George Town near Madras High Court to celebrate the 70th birthday of Chief Minister MK Stalin.

published on : 12th March 2023

Poverty elimination vital for uniting Bharat: Venkaiah Naidu

Union Minister G Kishan Reddy, who hosted the event, said that this was for the sixth year that the Harathi was offered to Bharatha Matha’s idol.

published on : 23rd January 2023

Dhankhar's comments on judiciary: Congress cites Naidu's 2020 remarks that Constitution is supreme

Dhankhar's virtual censure of the judiciary had come following the apex court's remarks on the issue of the collegium system.

published on : 13th January 2023

Kharge writes to Naidu for expunging remarks by Sitharaman, Goyal on Sonia in RS

Kharge also demanded that the ministers should tender their apology for violating the conventions of the House.

published on : 29th July 2022

I am doing well, says V-P Naidu a day after he tested positive for COVID-19

The vice president also thanked ministers, chief ministers and legislators for their messages wishing him a speedy recovery.

published on : 30th September 2020

India can't progress unless women are given equal opportunities in all spheres: Vice President Venkaiah Naidu

There should be zero tolerance towards any kind of discrimination or violence against girls and women, he stressed.

published on : 23rd August 2020

‘Need special benches for quick legal action against politicians’, says Vice President Venkaiah Naidu

Naidu at a Hyderabad awards function expressed his concern over political discourse reaching a new low in recent years and called for reversing this trend at the earliest.

published on : 9th June 2019

Need electricians, plumbers, carpenters to bring Kerala to its feet: Union minister K J Alphons

At least 216 people have lost their lives in the floods and landslides triggered by 10 days of torrential rainfall in the state which has displaced over 7.24 lakh people.

published on : 20th August 2018

World Environment Day: Narendra Modi urges people to beat plastic pollution

Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar urged people to vow not to use low-grade plastic.

published on : 5th June 2018

Rejection of impeachment notice against CJI had precedent five decades ago

An impeachment motion against Justice J C Shah was submitted to Lok Sabha speaker G S Dhillon in May 1970 following a campaign by a former government servant charging him with dishonesty.

published on : 24th April 2018

Venkaiah Naidu acted in a hurried manner: Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee on CJI impeachment notice

Venkaiah Naidu today rejected the unprecedented impeachment notice given by Opposition parties, led by the Congress, against CJI Dipak Misra, saying it lacked substantial merit.

published on : 23rd April 2018

Vice-President only statutory authority to reject impeachment notice: F S Nariman

Eminent jurist Fali S Nariman today said the issues raised in the impeachment notice against CJI Dipak Misra were not of "sufficient gravity and rightly rejected" by Venkaiah Naidu.

published on : 23rd April 2018

Venkaiah Naidu has rightly applied his mind: Soli Sorabjee on Vice-President's impeachment notice decision

Eminent jurist and former Attorney General of India Soli Sorabjee today welcomed Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu's decision to reject the motion against CJI Dipak Misra.

published on : 23rd April 2018

Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu rejects Opposition's impeachment notice against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra

Seven opposition parties led by the Congress had last week moved a notice before him for impeachment of the Chief Justice of India (CJI) on five grounds of "misbehaviour".

published on : 23rd April 2018

64 Opposition MPs submit impeachment notice against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra

Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said the Opposition did not discuss its merits but just requested that "this is our motion and the number required is sufficient under the constitution.

published on : 20th April 2018

Don't make Rajya Sabha clog in wheel of progress, Venkaiah Naidu to MPs

While it sat for 44 hours, the Upper House lost over 121 hours. Of the 419 starred questions listed, only five were replied to orally by the concerned ministers in the House.

published on : 6th April 2018

Ruckus continues, Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2 pm

The TDP members trooped near the Chairman's podium holding placards in support of their demand for special status to Andhra Pradesh.

published on : 12th March 2018

Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2 PM; Congress raises PM Modi's remarks on Manmohan Singh, 2G issues

Members shouted slogans, drowning the voices of other members and forcing Chairman Venkaiah Naidu to adjourn the proceedings till 2 PM, but not before threatening to invoke rules against them.

published on : 21st December 2017

Indians should speak in their mother tongue: Vice President Venkaiah Naidu

Venkaiah Naidu asked people not to forget their own language but said it was fine to talk in English when speaking to a foreigner.

published on : 20th September 2017

Hamid Ansari greets Venkaiah Naidu on VP poll win

Outgoing Vice-President M Hamid Ansari today congratulated M Venkaiah Naidu on his victory in the vice-presidential election.

published on : 5th August 2017
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