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  1. The unfair witch-hunt of Hamid AnsariRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Rediff.com

    'Hamid Ansari was not talking of reservations for the whole religious community to which he happens to belong. Yet, sections of the media chose to put words in his mouth and then subjected him to criticism he never deserved,' says Mohammad Sajjad.

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  2. Affirmative Action for Muslims Pre-requisite for Sabka Sath Sabka Vikas: AnsariRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Outlook

    Identity and security, education and empowerment and fair share in decision making are the principal problems confronting India's Muslims and the default in terms of exclusion and discrimination have to be corrected by the state, Vice President Hamid Ansari said today. He also cited the official objective of "sab ke sath, sab ka vikas" calling it commendable and added a pre-requisite for this is "affirmative action" to ensure a common starting point and ability in all to walk at the required pace.

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  3. NationRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    ... believes the fault lies in his office. The minority affairs ministry has requested the office of Vice-President Hamid Ansari to provide the full text of his speech in which he had called for "affirmative... A short Urdu post by a Pakistani news ...

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  4. Govt seeks copy of Ansari speechRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Sept. 2: The minority affairs ministry has requested the office of Vice-President Hamid Ansari to provide the full text of his speech in which he had called for "affirmative action" for Muslims, sources in the ministry said today.

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  5. AAP condemns RSS, VHP remarks on Hamid AnsariRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    The AAP on Wednesday condemned the RSS and the VHP for their "demeaning" remarks on Vice President Hamid Ansari, who pitched for "affirmative action" for Muslims in India. "The demeaning remark made by the Rastriya Swayamsewak Sangh and the Vishva Hindu Parishad against Hamid Ansari is a sad development for democratic norms.

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  6. Muslim outfits hit back at VHP for criticising Vice President Hamid AnsariRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | DNA India

    Hitting back at Vishwa Hindu Parishad over its criticism of Vice President Hamid Ansari, leaders of some Muslim outfits on Wednesday said it only reflects its "communal mindset" and lack of respect for Indian Constitution. Hitting back at Vishwa Hindu Parishad over its criticism of Vice President Hamid Ansari, leaders of some Muslim outfits on Wednesday said it only reflects its "communal mindset" and lack of respect for Indian Constitution.

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  7. AAP condemns joint attack of BJP-RSS on Hamid AnsariRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Aam Aadmi Party leader Ashutosh on Wednesday condemned the attack launched by Bharatiya Janata Party and Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh against Vice-President Hamid Ansari, saying that if Prime Minister Narendra Modi has any control over these two groups then he should promise that no such accusations and remarks will be made against Ansari in the future. "The Aam Aadmi Party highly condemns the way the BJP and the RSS have launched against the Vice-President.

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  8. Meeting between BJP-RSS is highly questionable, says AAP leader AshutoshRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | DNA India

    This is a "clear interference" of the RSS in mainstream politics, which the organisation had promised to stay away from in the past, Ashutosh added. Aam Aadmi Party on Wednesday questioned the RSS-BJP meet saying it amounted to "mockery" of the Constitution, and condemned a section of the right wing for attacking Vice President Hamid Ansari over his pitch for "affirmative action" for Muslims.

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  9. What Hamid Ansari said about Muslim backwardnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Rediff.com

    'The default by the State or its agents in terms of deprivation, exclusion and discrimination is to be corrected by the State; this needs to be done at the earliest and appropriate instruments developed for it,' says Vice President Hamid Ansari. t is a privilege to be invited to address the 50th anniversary session of the All India Majlis-e-Mushawarat.

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  10. Army alert on short warRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Telegraph

    ... the seminar organised by the three armed forces - the army, the navy and the air force - where Vice-President Hamid Ansari and defence minister Manohar Parrikar released books that have rewritten the history of the 1965 war, calling the outcome a ...

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  11. 'Communal', cries SanghRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Sept. 1: The Sangh fraternity today expressed disapproval of Vice-President Hamid Ansari's call for "affirmative action" for Muslims.

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  12. Ansari prod stirs Muslim quota debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Sept. 1: A call for "affirmative action" for Muslims by Vice-President Hamid Ansari has found support from the community's leaders and intelligentsia who are, however, divided over whether this should take the form of reservation.

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  13. VP's remark on state's Muslim bias earns BJP ireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: Vice-President Hamid Ansari found himself at the centre of a controversy with BJP and VHP criticizing his remarks on the need for affirmative action for Muslims to "correct the state's bias" against the community. While BJP and VHP criticized Ansari's remarks as unwarranted, Congress took care to couch its support of affirmative action in the context of the need to help weaker sections of all communities, including minorities.

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  14. Army chief General Suhag says India needs to be ready for short warsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Times of India

    ... armoured thrust into its territory. Speakers at the seminar on Tuesday, ranging from Vice-President Hamid Ansari and defence minister Manohar Parrikar to the three Service chiefs, acknowledged that threats and challenges had become much more complex ...

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  15. India's security environment complex: ParrikarRead the original story

    Tuesday | Newkerala.com

    ... said. The minister said India fought with less advanced weapons and equipment, yet won the war. Vice President Hamid Ansari, Chairman of Chiefs of Staff Committee and Indian Air Force chief Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha and Indian Navy chief Admiral ...

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  16. Sacrifices of brave soldiers in 1965 war should be included in school curriculum: ParrikarRead the original story

    Tuesday | Newkerala.com

    ... War and displayed exceptional courage and valour. The two-day seminar was inaugurated by the Vice President Hamid Ansari in the midst of several retired Service Chiefs, War Veterans and Senior Officers from the three Services and Ministry of ...

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  17. Modi must respond to VP Ansari's concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Indian Express

    Hamid Ansari asked Muslims to candidly introspect why 'modernity' was given a bad name and how it was bad that the "instrumentality'' of adaptation to change - Ijtihad - is "frowned upon or glossed over." Vice President Hamid Ansari said clearly that the most "commendable" of the stated objectives of the NDA government - `Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas' for inclusive development - would not be possible until Muslims who deserved a leg up got it and there was "affirmative action to ensure a common starting point."

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  18. Commemoration of 1965 war is befitting tribute to gallantry, sacrifice of soldiers, says Hamid AnsariRead the original story

    Tuesday | Newkerala.com

    Vice-President Hamid Ansari on Tuesday said that the golden jubilee commemoration of the 1965 war between India and Pakistan is a befitting tribute to the gallantry and sacrifice of our country's soldiers. Addressing the Tri-Services Seminar to commemorate the golden jubilee commemoration of the India-Pakistan War of 1965, the Vice-President said, "This is a befitting tribute to the gallantry and sacrifice of our soldiers and the resoluteness of our then political leadership in successfully defending India against invasion by a neighbour."

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  19. Striving to build an inclusive society needs economic inclusion: D Raja.Read the original story

    Tuesday | Newkerala.com

    ... of Muslims living in India," he added. He told ANI, "There must be an adequate consensus as Vice President Hamid Ansari has pointed out." Raja said, "We should strive to build an inclusive society for which we need economic inclusion." Vice ...

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  20. India's vice president points out discrimination against Muslims : September 01, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Times

    NEW DELHI India's Vice President Hamid Ansari has pointed out that identity, security, education, empowerment and a fair share in decision-making are the key issues Muslims are facing in the country. He suggested that the state would have to correct problems of exclusion and discrimination Muslims were confronted with.

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