NDA candidate M Venkaiah Naidu so far enjoys committed support of 485 of the 788 members of the electoral college that will choose the next vice-president on 5 August, election managers of the former Union minister said.
Parliament's Monsoon Session begins: Rajya Sabha pays tribute to departed members, adjourns until Tuesday
The Rajya Sabha was adjourned for the day after the monsoon session of Parliament began on Monday.
The Narendra Modi government is likely planning a cabinet reshuffle after the presidential election on 25 July.
Maneka Gandhi, an animal rights activist, had earlier called for an end to cow slaughter and also suggested banning zoos across the country.
Union minister Harsh Vardhan discussed the challenges India faces after taking charge as environment minister following the death of Anil Madhav Dave last week
Union minister Harsh Vardhan on Monday took over the charge of the environment ministry that fell vacant after the death of Anil Madhav Dave.
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh announced that a developed forest zone in Durg district will be named after the late minister Anil Madhav Dave
BJP's master strategist Anil Madhav Dave dies at 60: All you need to know about the environment minister
Environment Minister Anil Dave passed away in New Delhi on Thursday.
A pall of gloom descended at 'Nadi Ka Ghar' (house of rivers), the residence of Union minister Anil Madhav Dave in Bhopal, as the news of his sudden demise reached on Thursday morning.
Dave complained of uneasiness at his home on Thursday morning and was rushed to AIIMS where he passed away,
Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave dies: Narendra Modi, Union ministers pay condolences on Twitter
Environment minister Anil Madhav Dave has passed away on Thursday morning. Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter to condole his sudden death.
Minister Anil Madhav Dave's absence during Rajya Sabha Question Hour termed 'extraordinary' by Hamid Ansari
The government on Monday faced embarrassment in the Rajya Sabha as the concerned minister was not present to reply to a question, with the Chair saying it was an "extraordinary situation" not seen in several years.
Amid apprehension that US President-elect Donald Trump might withdraw the US from the climate-rescue Paris Agreement, India on Thursday said that one should not react on assumptions.
India wants a broad outline or roadmap for the implementation of the Paris agreement to be finalised at the crucial climate change conference in Marrakech.
Amid the Avian influenza outbreak in Delhi and Madhya Pradesh, the virus has been found in ducks in coastal Alappuzha district in Kerala, prompting the district administration to take various measures, including forming Quick Response Teams.
The water resources ministry of Uma Bharti, who had recently threatened agitation for faster nod for the Ken-Betwa river link project, has agreed to all conditions to get the approval from the wildlife board
The environment ministers of Brics countries will meet in Panaji on 16 September to strengthen mutual cooperation in areas of air and water pollution and climate change.
If you’ve been following the news lately, you’d have noticed that there’s quite a bit of chatter surrounding America’s HAARP research program.
The Bill that seeks to replace the Ordinance was passed by the Lok Sabha but had to be referred to the Rajya Sabha Select Committee.