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Presidential Election 2017 | Cong chief Sonia Gandhi announces former LS Speaker Meira Kumar as opposition's candidate

Congress President Sonia Gandhi announced that Meira Kumar will be UPA's Presidential candidate for the 2017 Presidential poll.

Jun 23, 2017 00:25 AM

Presidential Poll | Meira Kumar made scapegoat by Congress, says BJP

The Congress has made Meira Kumar a 'scapegoat' by fielding her as the opposition's presidential candidate, BJP said on Thursday. The BJP also questioned that why it did not...

Jun 22, 2017 21:32 PM

Presidential Poll: Meira Kumar expresses her gratitude to opposition parties, says will contest election as their representative

Kumar said she is delighted by the decision. She further added, saying that this unity represents coming together of forces which have strong ideological base, and now she is going...

Jun 22, 2017 21:17 PM

Presidential Election 2017: Non-NDA parties struggle to unite, nominate Ram Nath Kovind's opponent; who stands where

Cracks have appeared as JDU, SP and BJD decided to back the candidate picked by their sworn nemesis Narendra Modi. Meanwhile, parties left to hold the attack line are huddling...

Jun 22, 2017 09:29 AM

Cracks in opposition ahead of crucial meet, Meira Kumar meets Sonia

The opposition camp is yet to name its candidate for the poll, but former speaker Meira Kumar’s meeting with Congress president Sonia Gandhi at her residence today, a day before...

Jun 22, 2017 01:40 AM

International Yoga Day: Farmers perform 'Shavaasana' to protest against govt; Congress agitation against Mandsaur deaths

Congress workers performed ‘Shavaasana’ in Indore on third International Yoga Day to mark their protest against the deaths of five farmers in police firing in Mandsaur. Farmers...

Jun 21, 2017 11:57 AM

Chhattisgarh: Maoists kill ex-sarpanch after branding him as police informer

Chhannuram Mandavi (55), the ex-Sarpanch of his native Cholnar village, was attacked with sharp edged weapons at his house under Kirandul police station limits late last night,...

Jun 20, 2017 11:32 AM

Presidential poll: WB CM Mamata Banerjee expresses reservation about Kovind’s candidature

Banerjee left for the Netherlands on Monday to speak on the occasion of UN Public Service Day on June 23.

Jun 19, 2017 19:52 PM

PM Modi, Shivraj want a 'Kisan mukt bharat': Jyotiraditya Scindia

He also reiterated the demand to register an FIR against police officer “guilty of murdering” six farmers in Mandsaur.

Jun 19, 2017 17:21 PM

Presidential poll 2017: Ram Nath Kovind is NDA's candidate; Congress lashes out at BJP, Opposition meet on June 22

The BJP Parliamentary Board, the party’s highest decision-making body, on Monday proposed the name of current Bihar Governor Ram Nath Kovind as the NDA candidate for next...

Jun 19, 2017 16:31 PM