Vice President of India M Venkaiah Naidu today took the security personnel by surprise when he got down from his car to watch the Cauvery river at Srirangam. The Vice-President was proceeding to Srirangam to deliver the 21st Convocation Address at Srimad Andavan Arts and Science College (Autonomous) and award degrees to the graduates, when he got down from the… Continue reading "VP surprises security personnel in TN, gets down from car to watch Cauvery"
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M. Venkaiah Naidu, Minister for Information & Broadcasting has said that the focus of the Government under the leadership of Prime Minister has been on Integrated Development, Inclusive Growth and Good Governance. The Government in the last three years had taken various initiatives for the welfare of the people ensuring Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas. The 14 Short Films produced by… Continue reading "Government focused on Integrated Development & Inclusive Growth"
India has been unanimously elected as the President of the UN-Habitat, an organ of the United Nations’ Organisation (UNO) that promotes socially and environmentally sustainable human settlements across the world, after 10 years. UN-Habitat reports to the United Nations General Assembly. Further to today’s election, Minister of Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation Shri M.Venkaiah Naidu will chair the four day… Continue reading "Venkaiah Naidu to Chair the Governing Council Meeting in Nairobi from today"
Minister for Information & Broadcasting, Shri M Venkaiah Naidu has said the Government’s initiatives like Make in India, Skill India and Digital India campaigns were clearly positive signals for new transformation including GST which would prove to be a game changer for Indian Media and Entertainment sector, especially the Broadcasting sector. The Minister stated this while inaugurating the Two Day… Continue reading "Indian M&E industry on the cusp of strong phase of growth"
The Minister of Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu inaugurated the 47th Foundation Day of Housing and Urban Development Corporation Ltd. (HUDCO) today and said that HUDCO is playing an important role in taking financial inclusion forward in the country, as it is taking care of the housing finance needs of the economically deprived sections. Shri M.… Continue reading "Venkaiah Naidu inaugurates 47th Foundation Day of HUDCO"
Union minister M Venkaiah Naidu has termed the ruckus in Tamil Nadu Assembly during the confidence motion on Saturday as “a disgrace to democracy”. Speaking to reporters, he said people will lose faith in the political system if legislators behave in such a manner. “What happened in the Tamil Nadu Assembly was a disgrace to democracy. All concerned should introspect… Continue reading "Venkaiah said what happened in TN Assembly was disgraceful"
There is a political vacuum in Tamil Nadu and BJP will come out strong in next elections, union minister for urban development M Venkaiah Naidu has said. Speaking at the India Today Conclave South in Chennai, he said, “People elected AIADMK, which has selected O Panneerselvam as the chief minister. We will work with him.” Refusing to commit to whether… Continue reading "Political vacuum in TN, BJP will fill it: Venkaiah Naidu"
Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu has said the absence of Jayalalithaa in the State’s political landscape offers an opportunity to the BJP. Speaking to reporters in Chennai, he however said the central government will not interfere in the affairs of Tamil Nadu government. “Earlier, Madam, with her towering personality and influence, was persuasive. And, she was taking away the votes… Continue reading "Centre won’t interfere in TN govt’s affairs"
Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu has reacted cautiously to media queries over the BJP’s possibilities of an alliance with the ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu, which is apparently facing a leadership vacuum following the demise of party supremo and Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa. “It is too early to discuss anything (about alliance)… just now only last rites of madam (Jayalalithaa) were… Continue reading "Wait and see, says Venkaiah Naidu on BJP-AIADMK alliance"
Union ministers Rajnath Singh and M Venkaiah Naidu and Tamil Nadu governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao have lauded the people and police department of TN for maintaining peace when tension gripped after the demise of former chief minister J Jayalalithaa. Rajnath Singh, who was perhaps first one to respond to the ground situation, said there was no issue of law and… Continue reading "Union ministers, Governor praise people & police of TN"