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Modi, BJP leaders remember Savarkar on birth anniversary

Modi, BJP leaders remember Savarkar on birth anniversary : Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi was among several BJP leaders on Tuesday who remembered Hindutva philosopher Vinayak Damodar Savarkar on his 136th birth anniversary.We bow to Veer Savarkar on his Jayanti. Veer Savarkar epitomises courage, patriotism and unflinching commitment to a strong India. He inspired many people

Naidu discusses house functioning, Triple Talaq Bill with members of various parties

Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu today urged members to act responsibly to ensure smooth proceedings and assured them that whatever decision he takes including on the Triple Talaq Bill would be to enhance the image of the House. During a meeting with members of various parties on functioning of the House, the Triple Talaq Bill

Rajya Sabha today

Proceedings of Rajya Sabha today, Sachin Tendulkar to initiate speech

Rajya Sabha today: Proceedings of Rajya Sabha will be held today. Sachin Tendulkar to initiate his debut speech in Rajya Sabha. Cricket legend and Rajya Sabha member Sachin Tendulkar will today raise a discussion on the right to play and the future of sports in the country in Parliament. This is for the first time that Tendulkar

India set to become an aviation hub: Vice President

New Delhi, Nov 2, India is set to become the third-largest aviation market in the world in terms of passengers by 2026, and an aviation hub for maintenance, repair and overhaul of aircraft, Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu said on Thursday.In his address after inaugurating the 2nd Aero Expo India 2017, Naidu called the aviation

Celebrate pollution-free Diwali, says President

New Delhi, President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday urged people to celebrate a pollution-free Diwali and he and Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu greeted the nation on the occasion.”Let us resolve to celebrate Diwali in a clean and pollution-free manner as well as build a healthy, prosperous and sensitive nation and society,” Kovind said in

Spirituality a major strength of India, says Naidu

Hyderabad, Sep 4 : Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu today offered prayers at the famous Ganesh pandal at Khairatabad here. He was accompanied by former Union minister Bandaru Dattatreya and other BJP leaders. The Ganesh pandal at Khairatabad is popular among devotees. A huge idol of the elephant-headed God, which is more than 50 feet

Cabinet reshuffle: additional charges may see their burden reduce

Cabinet reshuffle: additional charges may see less burden on ministers

Reshuffle of ministers is likely to take load off four ministers who are holding additional charges after vacancies arose in the cabinet between March and July this year due to various reasons. In March, Manohar Parrikar resigned as defence minister to concentrate on the Goa Assembly polls. He later became the chief minister of the state. Arun Jaitley,

PM Modi’s special message on ‘National Sports Day’

PM Modi’s special message on ‘National Sports Day’

On the occasion of National Sports Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has extended his greetings by congratulating all sports lovers across India and expressed hope that sports and sportsmanship will always shine in the country. Taking to Twitter, Prime Minister Modi also paid a rich tribute to the legendary hockey player Major Dhyan Chand. “On

Ahmed Patel sworn-in as Rajya Sabha

Ahmed Patel sworn-in as Rajya Sabha MP

Ahmed Patel sworn-in as Rajya Sabha MP: Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Monday took oath as the Rajya Sabha MP, in Delhi, on Monday.Chairman, M. Venkaiah Naidu, administered the oath of secrecy to the Congress leader. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley was also present at Patel’s oath ceremony.Congress leader Ahmed Patel, retained his Rajya Sabha

Vice President condemns Barcelona terror attack- Daily Post India

Vice President condemns Barcelona terror attack

Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Friday condemned the terrorist attack in Barcelona in Spain in which at least 13 people died and said terrorism is the biggest menace humanity is facing. “I am deeply shocked by the terrorist attack in Barcelona, Spain. My thoughts and prayers are with the families of those killed and

Gopalkrishna Gandhi Got More Votes Than Meira Kumar, Says Opposition

Gopalkrishna Gandhi Got More Votes Than Meira Kumar, Says Opposition

Even though its nominee suffered a massive defeat in the vice-presidential poll, the opposition on Saturday said Gopalkrishna Gandhi had bagged more votes than Meira Kumar had garnered in the presidential election. Congress general secretary Ghulam Nabi Azad pointed out that opposition candidate Kumar had got 225 votes in the July 17 presidential election, whereas

NDA confident of Naidu's victory in Vice Presidential polls

NDA confident of Naidu’s victory in VP polls

The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) on Friday expressed confidence over winning the Vice Presidential polls and said M. Venkaiah Naidu will do justice to the post. Union Minister Prakash Javadekar told media that he was sure of Naidu’s victory. “I am sure of the victory. I hope that all members will vote. All NDA partners and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have described Venkaiah

President accepts Naidu's resignation from Cabinet

President accepts Naidu’s resignation from Cabinet

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android Click For IOS The President of India, as advised by the Prime Minister, has accepted the resignation of M. Venkaiah Naidu, from the Council of Ministers, with immediate effect, under Clause (2) of Article 75 of the Constitution.Further, as advised by the

M Venkaiah Naidu is NDA’s Vice Presidential candidate

Close to 99 per cent voting was recorded on Monday for electing India’s 14th president, the returning officer for the poll announced. The counting of votes will take place on July 20. The numbers are stacked in favour of the ruling coalition’s nominee Ram Nath Kovind over the opposition’s candidate Meira Kumar. Arunachal Pradesh, Chhattisgarh,

Naidu is fitting candidate for Vice President: PM

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android Click For IOS New Delhi, July 17,  M Venkaiah Naidu is a fitting candidate for the office of Vice President, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today soon after the senior BJP leader was chosen as the ruling NDA’s candidate. Modi described 68-year-old Naidu

Loan waiver has become a fashion now: Venkaiah Naidu

Union urban development minister M Venkaiah Naidu said on Thursday loan waiver has become fashion now. “Loan waiver has become fashion now. Loan should be waived but in extreme situations only as it’s not final solution,” Naidu was quoted as saying by news agency ANI in Mumbai. “We have to take care of farmers,” he added while


Another list of 30 cites for development as smart cities

The Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday announced another list of 30 cites for development as smart cities taking the total 90 cities under Smart City Mission. Kerala capital Thiruvanathapuram topped the list, but financial capital Munbai was not included in the list. Uttarakhand capital Dehradun this time made it to the list.


Former Delhi Metro chief E Sreedharan as NDA’s nominee for Presidential poll?

There is a probability of ‘Metro man’ E Sreedharan being nominated as the ruling BJP-led NDA’s candidate for President, as per a media report. BJP sources said M Venkaiah Naidu and home minister Rajnath Singh are likely to seek suggestions from Congress chief Sonia Gandhi who they are scheduled to meet on Friday. “We would like to hear what

Govt ready for demonetisation discussion in Par’l, PM to take part: Naidu

New Delhi: The government is ready for a discussion in Parliament on demonetisation and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will take part in it, Union minister M Venkaiah Naidu said today as he appealed to the opposition parties not to disrupt proceedings. He said the mood of the country was in favour of the move which