Explained: How is the Vice-President of India elected?

Term of office of Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu comes to an end on August 10. Election is scheduled for August 6, and July 19 is the last date for filing nominations. Neither the NDA nor the Opposition have announced their candidate yet. Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and Steel Minister RCP Singh resigned on Wednesday.
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Explained: How is the Vice-President of India elected?

Term of office of Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu comes to an end on August 10. Election is scheduled for August 6, and July 19 is the last date for filing nominations. Neither the NDA nor the Opposition have announced their candidate yet. Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and Steel Minister RCP Singh resigned on Wednesday.
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Encourage students to be curious, innovative; teach in mother tongue, says VP Naidu

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu urges educators to pay attention to imparting education in one's mother tongue. Students must be trained to think quickly on their feet, be agile and innovate using cutting-edge technologies to solve 21st century problems, he said. He said artificial segregation between curricular and extracurricular activities should be dispensed with.
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1 weeks ago

Vice-presidential election to be held on Aug 6

The last date of nomination for the 16th vice president of India has been set for July 19. The polls are slated to be held four days before vice-president M Venkaiah Naidu demits office on August 10. The electoral college comprises a total of 788 members of both houses of Parliament.
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1 weeks ago

Election for Vice President on Aug 6: EC

The election for the post of vice president will be held on August 6, the Election Commission said on Wednesday. The notification for the election to decide the successor of M Venkaiah Naidu will be issued on July 5 and the last date for filing of nomination papers will be July 19.
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M Venkaiah Naidu writes: Without soil conservation, there is no food security

A key element of sustainable food production is healthy soil because nearly 95 per cent of global food production depends on soil. 90 per cent could be degraded by 2050 if no corrective action is taken. Globally, the biophysical status of 5,670 million hectares of land is declining, of which 29 per cent is attributed to human-induced land degradation.
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VP Naidu as next president? Shah, Singh, Nadda meeting with him sparks buzz

Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh and BJP president J P Nadda meet with M Venkaiah Naidu ahead of crucial party meeting on presidential elections. Meeting is significant as the BJP parliamentary board is meeting later on Tuesday to discuss the NDA's choices for the new president.
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2 weeks ago

Indian culture and heritage is inspiring: Naidu at book launch

The book 'Beyond the Misty Veil' contains stories on hundreds of temples in Uttarakhand in detail. Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu said the book can be useful for the younger generation to preserve our culture. The book covers about a thousand temples of which about 700 are listed, and 300 are mentioned in great detail.
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2 weeks ago

Congress MPs meet Lok Sabha Speaker, Rajya Sabha Chairman over manhandling...

Congress party lawmakers seek intervention from Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla and Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu. The lawmakers were protesting against the summoning of senior leader and Lok Sabha MP Rahul Gandhi in the alleged National Herald money laundering case. According to the Congress party, the MPs who were “manhandled and required medical treatment” were K C Venugopal, P Chidambaram, Shaktisinh Gohil, Pramod Tiwari and Jebi Mather.
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2 weeks ago

Presidential Poll: Too Early to Comment, Says Gopalkrishna Gandhi Amid Buzz...

Gopalkrishna Gandhi is grandson of Mahatma Gandhi and C Rajagopalachari. Gandhi was the consensus opposition candidate for the post of Vice President of India in 2017 but lost to M Venkaiah Naidu in the election. Gandhi has also served as India’s High Commissioner to South Africa and Sri Lanka.
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3 weeks ago

Opp Leaders Reaching Out to Gopalkrishna Gandhi as Possible President...

Opposition leaders have reached out to former West Bengal governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi as a possible choice. Gandhi was the consensus opposition candidate for the post of vice president of India in 2017 but had lost to M Venkaiah Naidu in the election. The 77-year-old former bureaucrat has also served as India’s High Commissioner to South Africa and Sri Lanka.
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3 weeks ago

VP Naidu hopeful of 'significant' growth as India-Senegal bilateral ties...

India's bilateral trade with Senegal has touched a record USD 1.65 billion in 2021-22 despite the coronavirus pandemic. Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu expressed hope that the figure would grow significantly in the coming years. He is here on the second leg of his three-nation tour to Gabon, Senegal and Qatar.
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1 months ago

India, Senegal to Strengthen Cooperation in Defence, Agri, Health Sectors as...

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu held wide-ranging talks with Senegalese President Macky Sall. The two countries agreed to strengthen cooperation in sectors like defence, agriculture, railways, health and energy. India and Senegal signed three MoUs pertaining to visa-free travel for officials and cooperation in youth matters.
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1 months ago

VP Naidu meets Senegal President, agrees to further bolster ties in...

India's Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu met the President of Senegal, Macky Sall, on Wednesday. Both leaders affirmed strengthening cooperation in fields including agriculture, health, defence, railways, energy and culture. Both sides noted the need for cooperation in skill development/training and capacity building in key sectors.
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