October 18, 2020 8:50 pm
Gandhi was the chief guest on the 101st foundation day virtual celebration of Gujarat Vidyapith, founded by Mahatma Gandhi on October 18, 1920.
August 06, 2017 6:00 am
The 18 parties backing Gopalkrishna Gandhi included the JD(U) (18 MPs), which is now with the BJP.
August 05, 2017 9:00 pm
Former union minister and NDA's pick Venkaiah Naidu defeated Gandhi after securing over two-thirds of the votes cast in the election. Naidu won 516 votes while Gandhi received only 244. The elections, which saw 771 MPs from both Houses of Parliament exercising their franchise, recorded a polling percentage of 98.21.
August 05, 2017 3:15 pm
According to Mukul Pandey, the assistant returning officer of the vice presidential polls, 713 of 785 electors had voted by 1 pm, recording 90.83 per cent voting.
August 05, 2017 11:38 am
"NDA's candidate (Naidu) is an experienced person, there is only technically competition between us and nothing personal. It is a fight based on constitutional principles, where I maintained complete civility and same has been done from other side too", said Gandhi.
August 05, 2017 9:28 pm
Vice-Presidential Election highlights: Venkaiah Naidu has been elected India's 13th Vice-President after securing 516 votes in the election. His contender, former West Bengal governor Gopalkrishna Gandhi, managed to win only 244 votes.
August 04, 2017 12:36 pm
Here is everything you need to know about the Vice-Presidential polls on Saturday when Venkaiah Naidu and Gopalkrishna Gandhi will go head to head.
August 02, 2017 4:03 am
The Opposition Vice-Presidential candidate added; “So if JDU MPs vote for me as a result of their own assessment of the option, that would be a sign of their independence from NDA in the national context.”
August 01, 2017 9:49 pm
Taking to Twitter, AAP convener Arvind Kejriwal said the party will back his candidature. Gopalkrishna, the grandson of Mahatma Gandhi, is running against NDA nominee and former Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu for the second-highest constitutional post.
July 30, 2017 5:23 pm
Shrikrishna also pulled up Gopalkrishna Gandhi for being silent over the alleged scams by Congress leaders. "So many scandals over so many years, and not a single comment from you. Do you really believe all these are political vendetta? ..."