Mamata Banerjee to attend Opposition meeting called by Sonia today.
11 Aug 2017 2:28 AM
M Venkaiah Naidu was felicitated in Bengaluru for winning the vice-presidential poll.
07 Aug 2017 11:47 AM
With Venkaiah Naidu securing over 68 per cent of valid votes the margin between two contestants at 272 was higher than Gandhi's tally.
06 Aug 2017 8:39 AM
Venkaiah Naidu is the second BJP leader to become vice- president, after late Bhairon Singh Shekhawat.
06 Aug 2017 1:23 AM
He also thanked all the (Members of Parliament) MPs who voted for him and said the votes he has received are beyond his expectation.
05 Aug 2017 9:23 PM
Opposition nominee Gopalkrishna Gandhi secured 244 votes.
05 Aug 2017 8:11 PM
With Naidu's win, NDA now has reserved both the top constitutional positions - President and Vice President.
05 Aug 2017 7:05 PM
A total of 771 votes were cast out of 785 votes with a poll percentage of 98.21.
05 Aug 2017 5:34 PM
Ruling NDA’s candidate M Venkaiah Naidu is tipped to be the next Vice President.
05 Aug 2017 10:37 AM
The term of incumbent vice-president Hamid Ansari, who has held the post for two consecutive terms, will end on August 10.
05 Aug 2017 1:36 AM
The Vice President is the second highest constitutional post in India and is also the 'ex-officio' Chairperson of the Rajya Sabha.
04 Aug 2017 2:50 PM
JD(U) leader KC Tyagi said Nitish had made the commitment to support Gopalkrishna Gandhi prior to joining hands with BJP and will fulfil it.
31 Jul 2017 9:30 AM
There are 6 seats from Bengal for which elections are due on August 8.
25 Jul 2017 1:31 AM
Mr Gandhi’s opposition to “forcible” land acquisition in Singur in Hooghly for setting up a Tata-Motors-small-car factory.
20 Jul 2017 5:53 AM
The BJP is confident that Mr Naidu would touch base comfortably as the numbers favour him.
19 Jul 2017 1:16 AM
The vice presidential election is scheduled to be held on August 5.
18 Jul 2017 4:35 PM
Gopalkrishna Gandhi filed his nomination in presence of senior Congress and other opposition leaders, including from the JD(U).
18 Jul 2017 2:02 PM
Naidu’s name was announced by BJP president Amit Shah after the meeting of the party’s parliamentary board.
18 Jul 2017 4:36 AM
Raut even said the Congress should understand that nominating Gopalkrishna, who backed Memon, is like going against the nation.
17 Jul 2017 1:26 PM
The Opposition has already selected Mr Gopalkrishna Gandhi as its nominee.
17 Jul 2017 2:30 AM