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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
14 Dec 2015
On Board Special Aircraft: "I am a referee and my work is not to speak", Vice President Hamid Ansari said yesterday refusing to get drawn into the issue of continuous disruptions in the Rajya Sabha where key legislations including the GST are stuck.
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".