Venkaiah bats for value based learning

“We need to recognise the importance of value-based learning for our youth. The government of India is undertaking several reforms in the education sector to ensure education in the country meets the requirement of tomorrow and at the same time it is very cognizant that the foundation of system is based on imparting the right values,” said Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu. Continue Reading

IIT-Madras adjudged leading innovative institute in India by Centre

The Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT-M) was once again adjudged as the top Innovative Educational Institute in India for the second consecutive year by the Union government. Continue Reading

Imminent need to make agri more efficient, profitable: Venkaiah

There is imminent need to make agriculture more efficient, resilient, profitable and productive to ensure food and nutrition security to millions of people, Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu said today. Continue Reading

Amit Shah compliments PM for MPs’ salary cut

Union Home Minister Amit Shah today complimented Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the Union Cabinet’s approval for reduction of allowances and pension of all MPs by 30 per cent, and said the Parliament of the world’s largest democracy stands together in these challenging times. Continue Reading

Naidu, Modi greet people on Holi

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted people on the occasion of Holi today, saying let the festival break barriers that divide people. Continue Reading

Five-tier security for Amit Shah’s visit to Chennai

Chennai will come under tight security as Union Home Minister Amit Shah is attending a function here tomorrow to release a book chronicling two years in the office of the Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu. Continue Reading

Need concrete action to deal with NCDs: Venkaiah Naidu

Although, we have made great strides as a nation in reducing infant and maternal mortality rates over the last five decades and in controlling the spread of diseases like HIV and TB, there is need to make concerted action to stop the growing incidence of NCDs, said Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu. Continue Reading