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  1. Martyrs' Day observed across the nation, Mahatma Gandhi rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Merinews

    ... and with better public participation." In Delhi, President Pranab Mukherjee and Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari laid wreaths at Gandhi's memorial at Rajghat. Prime Minister Modi, Congress President Sonia Gandhi and former Prime Minister ...

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  2. King Salman is friend of India, says Indian diplomatRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... sent a high-level delegation comprising 18 members on a special flight under the leadership of Vice President Hamid Ansari to take part in King Abdullah's funeral, despite US President Barack Obama's visit to India to be chief guest in the Republic ...

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  3. Splendid martial music performance marks 'Beating Retreat' 2015Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... Rao Inderjit Singh, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari and finally President Pranab Mukherjee escorted by the President's Body Guard (PBG), the Indian Army's oldest regiment. The ...

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  4. Beating Retreat marks conclusion of 66th R-Day celebrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Rediff.com

    ... se milte hain kandhen ' also sent the spectators into a time-warp. President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari accompanied by his wife Salma, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and several other dignitaries watched as the bands from several ...

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  5. Vice-President Hamid Ansari cites protocol to clarify on saluting rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of India

    Responding to attacks on social media that he breached protocol by not saluting the tricolour when the national anthem was being played during the Republic Day celebrations, Vice-President Hamid Ansari has said that protocol obligates only the President to salute. A statement issued by his office said, "During the Republic Day Parade, the President of India, as Supreme Commander, takes the salute.

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  6. The salute, seating and how Michelle kept busyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Telegraph

    Vice-President Hamid Ansari did not raise his arm in salute from the R-Day podium when armed forces contingents rolled by, triggering a hail of often bigoted abuse on social media that attached the "lapse" to the fact of him being a Muslim. But Ansari, a career foreign service officer and a former chief of protocol to boot, was correct in holding himself to attention.

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  7. Michelle Obama's ensemble causes a stir in Saudi ArabiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... in New Delhi. (Prakash Singh, AFP/Getty Images) U.S. President Barack Obama, left, and Indian Vice President Hamid Ansari, right, look out through rain covered protective glass to watch the Republic Day Parade in New Delhi. Republic Day marks the ...

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  8. India welcomes ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | USA Today

    ... Minister Narendra Modi, left, President Obama, Indian President Pranab Mukherjee and Indian Vice President Hamid Ansari watch the parade. President Obama makes a toast during a State Dinner on Jan. 25 at the presidential palace in New Delhi, India. ...

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  9. Salute at Republic Day Parade: Hamid Ansari says he stuck to protocolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Indian Express

    Breaking his silence on criticism against him in the social media for not saluting the Tricolour during the Republic Day Parade at Rajpath on Monday, Vice President Hamid Ansari has stated that as per protocol only those in uniform salute the national flag while the National Anthem is being played. "During the ceremony of hoisting or lowering the flag or when the flag is passing in a parade or in a review, all persons present should face the flag and stand at attention.

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  10. Obama Warns India on Religious DivisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Wall Street Journal

    ... Narendra Modi, U.S. President Barack Obama, India's President Pranab Mukherjee and Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari attend the Republic Day parade in New Delhi Jan. 26, 2015. Reuters U.S. President Barack Obama waves as he and first lady ...

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  11. Obama arrives in Saudi Arabia, promotes tolerance in IndiaRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | USA Today

    ... Minister Narendra Modi, left, President Obama, Indian President Pranab Mukherjee and Indian Vice President Hamid Ansari watch the parade. President Obama makes a toast during a State Dinner on Jan. 25 at the presidential palace in New Delhi, India. ...

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  12. Indian President hosts 'At Home' ceremony for ObamasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Reuters

    ... event followed by the Obamas. Among the guests was former Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Vice President Hamid Ansari, states' chief ministers and other dignitaries from across the country. The ceremony began with the playing of the Indian ... 4 comments

  13. Saluting Tricolour goes against protocol: Vice President AnsariRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Newkerala.com

    Vice President Hamid Ansari has stated that as per protocol, only those in uniform salute the Tricolour while the national anthem is being played, adding that those in plainclothes must stand at attention. The Vice President's clarification came after he reportedly came under criticism for not saluting the national flag during the Republic Day parade.

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  14. Hamid Ansari and a lament for patriotismRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Rediff.com

    ... had died for the country in Kashmir, some were scanning the visuals for hate. Why wasn't Vice-President Hamid Ansari saluting when the national anthem was being played, demanded the new thekedaar s of patriotism. 'As per the protocol, when the ...

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  15. Flag this Vicepresident Ansari didnt have to salute tricolourRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Hindustan Times

    Vice-president Hamid Ansari's office had to issue a statement on Monday after he was viciously attacked on social media for not saluting the Tricolor while the national anthem was being played during the Republic Day celebrations in New Delhi on Monday. Social media users accused Ansari of breaching protocol by not saluting the flag.

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  16. Vice President Ansari condoles demise of R.K.LaxmanRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Newkerala.com

    Condoling the demise of eminent cartoonist R. K. Laxman, Vice President Hamid Ansari on Monday said he was deeply saddened at the former's passing away. "I am deeply saddened at the passing away of Shri R. K. Laxman, the most eminent cartoonist of our country in recent times," said Vice President Ansari.

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  17. PM Modi, Sonia condole RK Laxman's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The Indian Express

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Vice President Hamid Ansari and Congress President Sonia Gandhi today paid rich tributes to legendary cartoonist R K Laxman, who died in Pune. "India will miss you RK Laxman.

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  18. Obama, Michelle Attend 'At Home'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Outlook

    ... people who had gathered at the function. Today, while Mukherjee and Modi were meeting people, Vice President Hamid Ansari and his wife Salma were giving company to Michelle and the US President. Gursharan Kaur, wife of former Prime Minister Manmohan ...

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  19. Cartoonist R. K. Laxman, creator of - Common Man', dead at 94Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Times of Oman

    ... figure who always had his finger on the pulse of the nation. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Vice President Hamid Ansari and Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Monday paid rich tributes to legendary cartoonist R. K. Laxman, who died in Pune. "India ...

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  20. Obama nods to show of culture, military mightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Times of Oman

    From left, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, US President Barack Obama, Indian President Pranab Mukherjee and Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari attend the Republic Day parade, in New Delhi, on Monday. Photo - Reuters New Delhi: Watched by US President Barack Obama, India on Monday displayed its military might and rich cultural diversity during the dazzling 66th Republic Day parade in the capital which was wrapped in an unprecedented security cover.

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