Vice Presidency

  • The Last Word: Is Rahul Gandhi the supreme leader of Congress? October 3, 2013

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday defended his explosive outburst against the ordinance to protect convicted politicians but admitted that the words that he used to lambast the Cabinet decision may have been too strong. While defending the Cabinet's decision to withdraw ordinance on convicted legislators, Rahul said, "I...
  • Is Ansari right that Parliament may become a federation of anarchists? August 14, 2013

    There was an uproar in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday as Chairperson Hamid Ansari called MPs 'anarchists'. Coming out strongly against the MPs creating an uproar in the Rajya Sabha, Ansari said, "Every single day, rules and etiquettes are being violated." ...
  • Can Rahul Gandhi really change the way Congress functions? January 23, 2013

    Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday officially took charge as Congress Vice President. ...
  • The Last Word: What does Rahul Gandhi's elevation suggest about the Congress? January 21, 2013

    What does Rahul Gandhi's elevation as the Congress vice president mean for the Indian democracy? ...
  • US VP debate: Ryan calls Iran a threat, Biden disagrees October 12, 2012

    US Vice-President Joe Biden and Mitt Romney's running mate Paul Ryan took on each other at the first and only Vice-Presidential debate on Thursday night. Libya, Iran and the state of the US Economy dominated the debate, which gained importance after President Barack Obama's lacklustre performance last week. While Ryan...
  • News 360: Hamid Ansari wins the Vice Presidential elections August 7, 2012

    Vice President Hamid Ansari has been elected to a second term in office. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey August 6, 2012

    Watch today's top stories with CNN-IBN's National Bureau Chief Bhupendra Chaubey. ...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Jaswant Singh July 16, 2012

    The NDA on Monday named Jaswant Singh its Vice President candidate. Singh, an ex-Army officer, has headed Finance, Defence and External Affairs Ministries and even served as Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha. ...
  • My Vice President nomination is not a token fight: Jaswant Singh July 16, 2012

    Jaswant Singh, an ex-Army officer, has headed Finance, Defence and External Affairs Ministries and even served as Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha. ...
  • I will not speak on speculations: Sharad Yadav on V-P candidature July 15, 2012

    NDA leaders will be meeting on Monday to decide on their strategy to challenge UPA nominee Hamid Ansari. ...
  • Obama, McCain to pick their running mates soon August 20, 2008

    Washington: Senator Barack Obama is on the verge of picking his running mate as is his opponent, Senator John Mccain. The question is: when will each presumptive candidate make the announcement and who will take the number two spot on the ticket. ...