Muppavarapu Venkaiah Naidu is an Indian politician and the current Vice President of India and the Chairman of the Rajya Sabha, in office since 11 August 2017. Previously, he served as the Minister of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, Urban Development and Information and Broadcasting in the Modi Cabinet. A prominent leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party, he also served as its national president from 2002 to 2004. Earlier, he was the Union Cabinet Minister for Rural Development in the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government. He took the oath as Vice-President of India and the Chairman of Rajya Sabha on 11 August 2017.
"A very gentle, calm and composed personality, Dr Manmohan Singh through his participation in the debates of the House has contributed immensely in enriching the collective wisdom of the House on.. IndiaTimes - Published
Chandrababu Naidu's Telugu Desam Party in Andhra Pradesh split on Thursday, with four of its MPs in Rajya Sabha resigning from the party. The four rebel MPs tendered their resignations to Rajya Sabha.. IndiaTimes - Published
Holding placards, DMK members briefly raised slogans on the issue of distribution of Cauvery water between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu was seen pacifying them and asked.. IndiaTimes - Published
After being elected as Lok Sabha Speaker on Wednesday, Om Birla called on President Ram Nath Kovind and Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu. Birla went to Rashtrapati Bhavan to meet Kovind and later met.. IndiaTimes - Published