Vice Presidential-election-2017

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Venkaiah Naidu is next vice-president: Leaders with RSS, BJP background now make up constitutional quartet
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Venkaiah Naidu is next vice-president: Leaders with RSS, BJP background now make up constitutional quartet

Veteran BJP leader M Venkaiah Naidu, who had humble origins in an agriculturist family in Andhra Pradesh, was on Saturday elected as the vice-president of India, completing the quartet of top four constitutional posts — President, Vice President, Prime Minister and Lok Sabha Speaker — going to persons from BJP with RSS background for the first time in 70 years

Vice-Presidential Election 2017: Congress suspects cross voting by BJD, JD(U) in Venkaiah Naidu's favour
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Vice-Presidential Election 2017: Congress suspects cross voting by BJD, JD(U) in Venkaiah Naidu's favour

A senior Congress leader in Odisha on Sunday alleged that involvement of BJD and JD(U) MPs cannot be ruled out in cross-voting in favour of NDA candidate M Venkaiah Naidu in the vice-presidential elections.

Venkaiah Naidu elected as vice-president, BJP workers celebrate across India
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Venkaiah Naidu elected as vice-president, BJP workers celebrate across India

Venkaiah Naidu defeated opposition candidate Gopalkrishna Gandhi by a margin of 272 votes.

Vice-Presidential Election 2017: Cross-voting, invalid and missing votes derailed Opposition fight
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Vice-Presidential Election 2017: Cross-voting, invalid and missing votes derailed Opposition fight

What should cause concern among the opposition, is that their candidate Gopalkrishna Gandhi got only 19 votes more than their presidential nominee even though 40 more MPs pledged support to him

Venkaiah Naidu is India's 13th Vice-President-elect: A look into urban planning schemes spearheaded by BJP leader
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Venkaiah Naidu is India's 13th Vice-President-elect: A look into urban planning schemes spearheaded by BJP leader

Vice president-elect M Venkaiah Naidu will be remembered for his contribution in some of Modi government such as Smart City Mission and Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana

Vice-Presidential election 2017: Parkash Badal hails Venkaiah Naidu's victory, says will help India become a superpower
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Vice-Presidential election 2017: Parkash Badal hails Venkaiah Naidu's victory, says will help India become a superpower

Former Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal and his son and Shiromani Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal congratulated M Venkaiah Naidu.

Vice-Presidential election 2017: Gopalkrishna Gandhi congratulates Venkaiah Naidu, says got votes beyond calculation
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Vice-Presidential election 2017: Gopalkrishna Gandhi congratulates Venkaiah Naidu, says got votes beyond calculation

Opposition candidate Gopalkrishna Gandhi congratulated his NDA rival nominee M Venkaiah Naidu who was elected India's new Vice President on Saturday.

Vice-Presidential Election 2017 concludes with 98% voting, 771 out of 785 MPs exercise franchise
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Vice-Presidential Election 2017 concludes with 98% voting, 771 out of 785 MPs exercise franchise

Voting for the vice-presidential election ended in New Delhi this evening with 98.21 percent of members of Parliament exercising there franchise

Vice-Presidential Election 2017: Over 96 percent votes cast by 3 pm, Venkaiah Naidu tipped to win
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Vice-Presidential Election 2017: Over 96 percent votes cast by 3 pm, Venkaiah Naidu tipped to win

Nearly 97 per cent of the members of Parliament exercised their franchise till 3 pm in the vice presidential election on Saturday.

Vice-Presidential Election 2017: Over 90 percent votes cast by 1 pm, results to be declared by 7 pm
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Vice-Presidential Election 2017: Over 90 percent votes cast by 1 pm, results to be declared by 7 pm

More than 90 percent votes in the vice presidential election had been cast by 1 pm, the assistant returning officer said on Saturday.

Vice-Presidential Election 2017: Venkaiah Naidu, Sonia Gandhi among the first to cast their votes
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Vice-Presidential Election 2017: Venkaiah Naidu, Sonia Gandhi among the first to cast their votes

NDA nominee Venkaiah Naidu was among the early lot of MPs who cast their vote to elect the next vice president of the country

Vice-Presidential poll 2017: A look at the history, political backing behind Naidu-Gandhi contest
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Vice-Presidential poll 2017: A look at the history, political backing behind Naidu-Gandhi contest

The vice-presidential election will take place on Saturday and NDA candidate M Venkaiah Naidu is likely to defeat Opposition's candidate Gopalkrishna Gandhi.

Vice Presidential election 2017: NDA asks MPs to practice dummy voting to rule out possibility of invalid votes
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Vice Presidential election 2017: NDA asks MPs to practice dummy voting to rule out possibility of invalid votes

The NDA MPs will also be joined by the lawmakers from the AIADMK, the TRS and the YSRCP, three regional parties supporting the candidature of M Venkaiah Naidu

Vice-Presidential Election 2017: Venkaiah Naidu writes to MPs, vows to uphold spirit of Constitution
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Vice-Presidential Election 2017: Venkaiah Naidu writes to MPs, vows to uphold spirit of Constitution

NDA vice-presidential candidate M Venkaiah Naidu has sought support from all parliamentarians, assuring them that he will uphold the spirit and principles of the Constitution and dignity of the office of the vice-president.

Monsoon Session of Parliament: Congress attacks Venkaiah Naidu over issues of transparency, probity
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Monsoon Session of Parliament: Congress attacks Venkaiah Naidu over issues of transparency, probity

The Congress on Monday attacked NDA's vice presidential candidate M Venkaiah Naidu over issues of transparency and probity

Vice-Presidential Election 2017: M Venkaiah Naidu has support of 485 out of 788 electoral members
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Vice-Presidential Election 2017: M Venkaiah Naidu has support of 485 out of 788 electoral members

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.

Vice-presidential election: Congress digs up old land scam against Venkaiah Naidu, puts BJP in bad light
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Vice-presidential election: Congress digs up old land scam against Venkaiah Naidu, puts BJP in bad light

A recount of the political saga involved in allocating land to a trust headed by M Venkaiah Naidu in 2004 shows how BJP almost succeeded in grabbing 20 acres of premium land through manipulations

Vice-Presidential Election 2017: Venkaiah Naidu wished to join social service after seeing Modi win 2019 polls
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Vice-Presidential Election 2017: Venkaiah Naidu wished to join social service after seeing Modi win 2019 polls

M Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday said he wanted to see prime minister Narendra Modi come back to power in 2019 and then join social service but "destiny decided otherwise".

Vice-Presidential Election 2017: Opposition's pick Gopalkrishna Gandhi files nomination papers
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Vice-Presidential Election 2017: Opposition's pick Gopalkrishna Gandhi files nomination papers

Gopalkrishna Gandhi on Tuesday filed his nomination for vice-president in the presence of senior Congress and other Opposition leaders

Venkaiah Naidu quits BJP, files nomination papers for vice-presidential elections, says leaving is painful
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Venkaiah Naidu quits BJP, files nomination papers for vice-presidential elections, says leaving is painful

Flanked by PM Narendra Modi and LK Advani, former minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday filed his nomination papers for the Vice-Presidential election.