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Mayawati's resignation from Rajya Sabha accepted

July 20, 2017

NEW DELHI: BSP chief Mayawati's resignation from the Rajya Sabha was accepted on Thursday after she reportedly gave a fresh letter to Chairman Hamid Ansari. Sources said she had to give a fresh one-line letter as is required under the rules after her earlier missive in three pages was considered a conditional offer which could not be accepted. Ma...


Venkaiah Naidu resigns as Union minister

July 18, 2017

New Delhi, July 18: Union minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Monday resigned after he was chosen as the NDA's candidate for the vice presidential election. The BJP Parliamentary board, in a meeting, on Monday, picked Naidu for contesting the poll for vice president, the post he is almost certain to occupy. A source said Naidu has tendered his resignati...