M. Venkaiah Naidu

The writer is the Vice-President of India.

Swarajya to Surajya
Mon, Jul 23, 2018

To build New India, today’s youth must look back at Bal Gangadhar Tilak and Chandra Shekhar Azad for inspiration.

Lessons from dark times
Mon, Jun 25, 2018

Remembering Emergency: The people must stay at the forefront of protecting democracy.

A new TRP philosophy
Thu, May 03, 2018

Rights and responsibilities must be harmonised for the sake of democracy. It would be appropriate for the media to dedicate itself to the promotion of Truth in a Responsible and Professional manner.

Healthy India, happy India
Sat, Apr 07, 2018

On World Health Day, government must redouble efforts to provide quality healthcare, people must make lifestyle changes.

Speaking in my own tongue
Wed, Feb 21, 2018

A multilingual and multicultural world will be possible only by strengthening individual mother languages.

A nation-builder, an inspiration
Fri, Jan 12, 2018

Swami Vivekananda’s teachings have become all the more relevant today in the wake of attempts by fissiparous forces to impede progress.

First & foremost, a humanist
Fri, Dec 22, 2017

That’s what I learnt from Ramnath Goenka and 40 years of public life... We must debate, discuss, decide and deliver.

The great unifier
Tue, Oct 31, 2017

India owes an immeasurable debt to Sardar Patel’s leadership, vision and pragmatism.

Building Gandhi’s India
Tue, Oct 03, 2017

Let us strive to usher in his Ram Rajya — egalitarian, clean, non-sectarian.

An India where knowledge is free
Fri, Sep 08, 2017

Let’s celebrate progress made by literacy programmes, learn from their success and failures, and chalk out ways to reach new learners

Let us not forget
Mon, Jun 26, 2017

Article 352 of the Constitution, which vested powers with the president to declare Emergency because of threat to the country’s security due to external aggression or war or armed rebellion (internal disturbances) was misused in 1975.

How to build the new city
Fri, May 19, 2017

Rapid urbanisation brings with it enormous challenges. The Modi government has framed the agenda to meet them

Romancing the Maoists
Mon, May 01, 2017

The silence of the human rights activists after an attack in which security forces are killed is telling

The voter’s new religion
Thu, Mar 16, 2017

The people want development. And corruption-free governance. That’s the message from Uttar Pradesh

Myth-shattering mandate
Wed, Mar 01, 2017

BJP’s victory in recent polls demolishes theories that its fortunes would decline after demonetisation

Padma stories
Fri, Feb 03, 2017

From ‘anar dada’ of Banaskantha to Vadodara’s ‘highway messiah’ and the oldest woman exponent of Kalaripayattu, this year’s award-winners can inspire us all.

A job well begun
Wed, Jan 04, 2017

At the halfway-mark, the Modi government has brought transparency, bolstered the economy and focused on the welfare of the vulnerable

The good fight
Mon, Dec 26, 2016

With a commitment to empowering the citizen and fighting graft, Narendra Modi carries forward Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s vision for governance

The New Cultural Revolution
Tue, Nov 29, 2016

Demonetisation is aimed at a behavioural change necessary for building a new India.

Anti-corruption game-changer
Thu, Nov 10, 2016

The fight against black money is a mahayagna. Let us all join to celebrate this festival of integrity.