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Missing Pak journalist who fought for Indian national returns after 2 yrs

Zeenat Shahzadi was pursuing Hamid Ansari’s case, who had been jailed for illegally entering Pak to meet a girl.

21 Oct 2017 10:58 AM

Hamid Ansari said nothing wrong

Modi said Ansari’s family had a long association with the Congress and the Khilafat movement.

13 Aug 2017 12:35 AM

RS TV CEO Gurdeep Singh Sappal resigns, Prasar Bharti CEO to take over

Three years after the inception of the Rajya Sabha TV in 2008, Gurdeep resumed office of the CEO in 2011.

12 Aug 2017 8:26 PM

An unfortunate row as Ansari bows out

The nation should be happy that its highest constitutional functionaries are not afraid to speak home truths to the government.

12 Aug 2017 12:23 AM

Venkaiah Naidu, Hamid Ansari spar on ‘unease of minorities’

Outgoing V-P warns of ‘tyranny’ if criticism is not allowed; BJP hits back, VHP likens Ansari to Jinnah.

11 Aug 2017 2:24 AM


The demon within we must still fight

The Rajya Sabha resolution pledged to build a “strong, self-reliant, secular and democratic India”.

11 Aug 2017 12:16 AM

Venkaiah Naidu takes on Hamid Ansari's 'Muslims insecure' remark

Ansari had said that there is a feeling of unease and a sense of insecurity among Muslims in the country.

10 Aug 2017 4:01 PM

Muslims in India experiencing feeling of unease: Hamid Ansari

Ansari made these remarks in the wake of incidents of 'intolerance' and cow vigilantism in the country.

10 Aug 2017 3:03 PM

Hamid Ansari criticises rising intolerance, hypernationalism

He also criticised the imposition of hyper-nationalism on the masses.

10 Aug 2017 2:21 AM

Venkaiah Naidu beats Gopalkrishna Gandhi to become India’s 13th Vice Prez

Venkaiah Naidu is the second BJP leader to become vice- president, after late Bhairon Singh Shekhawat.

06 Aug 2017 1:23 AM


President advises govt against use of ordinance route

Stresses on right to debate, dissent at farewell function.

24 Jul 2017 5:12 AM

MPs to get tips on green, home-grown tech

Environment and science exhibition to be an eye-opener for MPs.

24 Jul 2017 1:10 AM

Ensure that attackers brought to justice, says President Pranab Mukherjee

The President strongly condemned the terrorist attack on the yatris.

12 Jul 2017 1:03 AM

Opposition parties to meet on July 11 for talks on Vice-Presidential polls

The Election Commission has fixed July 18 as the last date for making nominations.

06 Jul 2017 1:18 PM

EC issues notification for vice prez polls

Neither the ruling NDA nor the Opposition has so far announced their respective candidates for the post of vice president.

04 Jul 2017 2:02 PM


Would not contest V-P poll, says M Venkaiah Naidu

Vice President M. Hamid Ansari’s term is ending on August 10.

28 Jun 2017 1:26 AM

Leila Seth, first woman Chief Justice of a high court, passes away at 86

Born in Lucknow to an engineer of the railways in 1930, Justice Leila Seth was a pioneer in almost every step she took.

07 May 2017 12:57 AM

Poland supports India's bid for elite NSG membership, UNSC seat

This was convey by Polish PM to Hamid Ansari when the two leaders met here to discuss issues of bilateral and mutual interests.

27 Apr 2017 6:52 PM

Need to defend universities as free spaces: Hamid Ansari

He was delivering the 66th Convocational Address at the Panjab University in Chandigarh.

25 Mar 2017 4:12 PM

Rajya Sabha adjourns for the day following death of sitting member

"We deeply mourn the passing away" of a sitting member and four former members, Ansari said after which the House stood in silence.

09 Mar 2017 12:05 PM