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Feb 22, 2017

Remarks by Shri M. Hamid Ansari, Honourable Vice President of India at the India-Uganda Business Event on 22 February 2017.

Uganda | February 22, 2017 I thank Hon’ble Vice President of Uganda for his gracious presence here today. I also thank the Federation of Indian Cha[...]

Feb 21, 2017

Remarks by Shri M. Hamid Ansari, Honourable Vice President of India at University of Rwanda, Kigali on 21 February 2017.

Kigali, Rwanda | February 21, 2017 Rwanda, India and Africa: Imperatives for Cooperation I am happy to be here in this beautiful land and to have the[...]

Feb 14, 2017

Remarks by Shri M. Hamid Ansari, Honourable Vice President of India at the 5th K. Subarhmanyam lecture, at the IIC, on 14 February 2017.

New Delhi | February 14, 2017 Some Thoughts on the Domestic Dimensions of Security It is a privilege to be invited to talk about a legendary personal[...]

Feb 10, 2017

Remarks by Shri M. Hamid Ansari, Honourable Vice President of India at the Hindu Huddle, Bengaluru on 10 February, 2017.

Bengaluru | February 10, 2017 Living in Febrile Times When I was first told about this conclave, an odd thought came to my mind. I wondered if the th[...]

Jan 20, 2017

Remarks by Shri M. Hamid Ansari, Honourable Vice President of India at the C.H. Mohammed Koya National Journalism Awards Ceremony on 20 January 2017.

New Delhi | January 20, 2017 The role of Media It has been a pleasure to give away the C.H. Mohammed Koya National Journalism Awards. The awards, ins[...]

Jan 18, 2017

Remarks by Shri M. Hamid Ansari, Honourable Vice President of India at the inauguration of seminar on The cultural similarities between Iran and the Indian sub-continent: Indigenous Cultural Fragmentation in the Era of Globalization on 18 January 2017.

New Delhi | January 18, 2017 Iran and India in an Era of Globalization I confess I am somewhat perplexed by the scope and complexity of the theme of [...]

Jan 13, 2017

Remarks by Shri M. Hamid Ansari, Honourable Vice President of India on the occasion of convocation at Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences, in New Delhi on January 13, 2017.

New Delhi | January 13, 2017 I am happy to be here at the Institute for Liver and Biliary Sciences set up by the Government of Delhi as an autonomous[...]

Jan 6, 2017

Remarks by Shri M. Hamid Ansari, Honourable Vice President of India at the NCC Republic Day Camp on 6 January 2017

New Delhi | January 6, 2017 I am delighted to be here for the Republic Day Camp of the National Cadet Corps. I extend my greetings and best wishes fo[...]

Dec 28, 2016

Remarks by Shri M. Hamid Ansari, Honourable Vice President of India at the release of the book August Voice written By Shri Sudheendra Kulkarni, at Karimi Library, Anjuman-I-Islam, Mumbai on December 28, 2016.

Mumbai | December 28, 2016 I confess I have read, but infrequently, some of the writings of Sudheendra Kulkarni ji. Some years back he was gracious e[...]

Dec 27, 2016

Remarks by Shri M. Hamid Ansari, Honourable Vice President of India in the National Conference on Constitution, Supreme Court and Social Justice (organized by the Indian Association of Lawyers), Bengaluru on 27 December 2016.

Bengaluru | December 27, 2016 Social Justice, Constitution and the Supreme Court Thank you for inviting me to a conclave of lawyers on a subject very[...]