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Modern lifestyle diseases turning into killers: Venkaiah Naidu

Commenting on India's achievement in the healthcare sector, Venkaiah Naidu said the biggest challenge was building a comprehensive healthcare system amid a huge disparity between urban and rural areas.

VP Venkaiah Naidu calls for mindset change for empowering widows

"We as a society need to reflect on the social attitudes towards widows and how the stigma, humiliation and isolation attached to widowhood can be overcome," Naidu said. 


Venkaiah Naidu kicks off process to elect RS deputy chairman

The post falls vacant on July 2, a day before the tenure of incumbent P J Kurien as a member of the Upper House expires. Kurien was elected Rajya Sabha deputy chairman on August 21, 2012.

Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu to visit Sikkim on June 15-16

Sikkim's Chief Secretary A K Shrivastava held a coordination meeting yesterday to discuss the detailed agenda of the vice-president's scheduled visit to the state, the Information and Public Relations Department (IPR) said in a release.

Vice president to visit Jammu tomorrow, arrangements put in place

The vice president is scheduled to visit the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research-IIIM to attend a function, where he will be interacting with the scientists besides visiting the laboratory.

PNB case brought bad name; an eye opener: Venkaiah Naidu

Naidu was speaking at the 58th National Cost Convention here organised by the Institute of Cost Accountants of India.


President Ram Nath Kovind, VP Venkaiah Naidu greet people on Diwali

"On this occasion, let us initiate efforts towards illuminating the lives of all with joy and prosperity...let us share our happiness with the needy," said President Ram Nath Kovind.

Few smart cities will not make big difference: VP Venkaiah Naidu

Naidu said, the initial amount of Rs 500 crore from the central government and additional Rs 500 crore by the local body make only Rs 1000 crore which cannot do much for a smart city. And that is why the Union government has planned to develop smart cities on the public-private partnership.

Naidu, former student activist, returns to head a "class": MP

While welcoming the new Rajya Sabha chairman, Sanjay Raut said Naidu joined politics as a student leader, then went on to head the BJP's student wing and has today returned to head a "class with members like me as its students".