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Former Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on six-day UK tour
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Former Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on six-day UK tour

On 31 August, Naidu will lay the foundation stone of the state-of-the-art Aum crematorium, the first for the Hindu community in the UK

Will resume unfinished journey in service of nation: M Venkaiah Naidu on plans ahead
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Will resume unfinished journey in service of nation: M Venkaiah Naidu on plans ahead

He said he will keep interacting with the people in the coming times and his focus will be youths and farmers

'Inspiring, encouraging, rewarding' : PM Modi showers accolades on outgoing RS chairman Venkaiah Naidu
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'Inspiring, encouraging, rewarding' : PM Modi showers accolades on outgoing RS chairman Venkaiah Naidu

Naidu demits office on Wednesday and his successor Jagdeep Dhankhar will take the oath of office on 11 August

Rajya Sabha reported around 27% productivity in first week of monsoon session, says officials
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Rajya Sabha reported around 27% productivity in first week of monsoon session, says officials

A total of 18 hours and 44 minutes of the scheduled sitting time of the House was lost due to disruptions and forced adjournments

Explained: As nomination process begins, a look at how India elects its vice-president
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Explained: As nomination process begins, a look at how India elects its vice-president

Like the president, the vice-president is chosen indirectly – that is by the representatives of the people. Members of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha, including the nominated ones, are eligible to vote

'I've always admired his zeal, energy': PM Modi greets VP Naidu on his birthday
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'I've always admired his zeal, energy': PM Modi greets VP Naidu on his birthday

The prime minister said that as the Vice President, Naidu has "played a key role in raising the standards of Parliamentary proceedings and debates"

It’s time for Africa! Why Vice President Venkaiah Naidu’s Gabon, Senegal visits are significant
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It’s time for Africa! Why Vice President Venkaiah Naidu’s Gabon, Senegal visits are significant

It is heartening that soon after the Vice President's African visit, MoS for External Affairs V Muraleedharan is visiting Zimbabwe and Malawi

Responsibility of next generation to take India's progress to newer heights: M Venkaiah Naidu
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Responsibility of next generation to take India's progress to newer heights: M Venkaiah Naidu

India stands on the threshold of becoming a leading nation of the world and it goes without saying that the students' future and that of the nation are intertwined with each other, said the Vice President

In the quest for development, we have harmed nature beyond repair: VP Naidu
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In the quest for development, we have harmed nature beyond repair: VP Naidu

He also urged the country's lower courts to hold an eco-centric view and keep in mind interests of local populations and biodiversity while passing judgments

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu calls for greater participation of private sector in strengthening health infrastructure
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Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu calls for greater participation of private sector in strengthening health infrastructure

The Vice President was in Safdarjung Development Area in the national capital for the inauguration of the Mahajan Imaging Facility

'Reject colonial mindset, take pride in Indian indentity,' says vice president Naidu
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'Reject colonial mindset, take pride in Indian indentity,' says vice president Naidu

The vice-president also called for a total rejection of the Macaulay system of education, stating that it imposed a foreign language as the medium of education in the country and confined education to the elite

Delhi: Yogi Adityanath meets PM Modi, discusses new UP cabinet
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Delhi: Yogi Adityanath meets PM Modi, discusses new UP cabinet

Tweeting about the meeting, which lasted for over one and a half hours, Modi said he met and congratulated Adityanath for his historic victory in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls

DMK members, supported by Congress, stage a walkout from Rajya Sabha over NEET issue
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DMK members, supported by Congress, stage a walkout from Rajya Sabha over NEET issue

DMK members wanted to raise the issue during the Zero Hour, but Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu did not agree, and asked them to raise the matter during the discussion on the Motion of Thanks to the President's Address

Rajya Sabha chairman urges MPs to ensure smooth functioning of House during Budget session
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Rajya Sabha chairman urges MPs to ensure smooth functioning of House during Budget session

The Budget Session started on 31 January. On the first two days, the House functioned briefly and proceedings were adjourned after laying of Economic Survey and Union Budget

RS Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu, LS speaker Om Birla discuss COVID-safe Budget Session
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RS Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu, LS speaker Om Birla discuss COVID-safe Budget Session

The session begins Monday with the address of President Ram Nath Kovind to members of both the Houses

Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu tests positive for COVID-19, goes into self-isolation
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Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu tests positive for COVID-19, goes into self-isolation

It seems unlikely that he will participate in Republic Day celebrations on 26 January

Luizinho Faleiro among five new entrants who take oath as Rajya Sabha members
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Luizinho Faleiro among five new entrants who take oath as Rajya Sabha members

On the opening day of the Winter Session of Parliament, Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu called for newly-elected members to take an oath

Truant legislators: Only one MP attended all sittings in seven consecutive Rajya Sabha sessions, reveals study
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Truant legislators: Only one MP attended all sittings in seven consecutive Rajya Sabha sessions, reveals study

The study, undertaken by Rajya Sabha Secretariat, analysed attendance data over the last seven sessions — from 248th to 254th session — which had a total of 138 sittings

Tokyo Olympics 2020: President Ram Nath Kovind hosts high tea for Indian contingent, hails the outstanding campaign
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: President Ram Nath Kovind hosts high tea for Indian contingent, hails the outstanding campaign

While interacting with the Indian contingent for the Tokyo Olympics 2020, the President said the entire country is proud of them for bringing glory to the nation, according to a Rashtrapati Bhavan statement.

'Sacrilege in temple of democracy': RS Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu slams Opposition behaviour in Parliament
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'Sacrilege in temple of democracy': RS Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu slams Opposition behaviour in Parliament

Ugly scenes were witnessed in the Upper House when the House began a discussion on farmers' protest against new reform laws