03 Feb 2016
Bangkok: Vice President Hamid Ansari arrived today on a three-day visit to Thailand on the second and last leg of his visit to southeast Asia."Eastern friendships flourish. After a successful visit to Brunei, VP Ansari arrives in Thailand to a 19-gun salute," external affairs ministry spokesman Vikas Swarup tweeted along with pictures.
19 Apr 2016
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari and Prime Minister Narendra Modi today greeted the nation on Mahavir Jayanti.
05 Feb 2016
Bangkok: Vice President Hamid Ansari today left for home after concluding a five-day tour of Thailand and Brunei during which he held talks with the top leadership of the two countries on ways to enhance bilateral ties.
04 Feb 2016
Bangkok: Vice President Hamid Ansari today called for 'strong cooperation' among like-minded nations to tackle the growing menace of terrorism and underlined the 'tremendous potential' for enhancing Indo-Thai defence ties.
12 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Mortal remains of eminent journalist Inder Malhotra were today cremated at the Lodhi Road crematorium in the presence of his family members, former prime minister Manmohan Singh, a large number of journalists, diplomats and people from different walks of life.
12 Jun 2016
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee today embarked on a six-day visit to three African nations -- Ghana, Ivory Coast and Namibia -- to boost trade ties with these countries known for having "solid political system, where democracy has taken roots".
06 Jan 2016
Thiruvananthapuram: Vice President Hamid Ansari will release a book on former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru here on January 12. 'Book on Nehru', published by T M Varghese Foundation and edited by former DGP P J Alexander, comprises a collection of articles penned by various people on the life, personality and contributions of Nehru.
03 Jun 2016
Tunis: India and Tunisia have decided to enhance cooperation in combating terrorism with Vice President Hamid Ansari saying successfully dealing with such threats requires strong collaboration among "like-minded partners".
17 Nov 2015
Pune: Vice President Hamid Ansari today said there was a reason for concern about 'emergence of a propensity for intolerance of diversity and dissent' and pitched for evolving a social consensus around equality, justice and empowerment.
07 Aug 2012
Accepting his defeat "gracefully", NDA Vice-Presidential poll candidate Jaswant Singh thanked BJP and its allies for putting him in the fray and maintained the coalition has been further strengthened through the contest.