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Pranab's resignation letter from ISI 'fabricated': BJP

BJP also alleged the resignation letter of Mukherjee has been prepared only to save his nomination.


Prez poll: Pranab Mukherjee's nomination accepted

Tuesday , 3 July '12

Returning officer accepted that Pranab had resigned post of Chairman of ISI on June 20.
Sangma's nomination papers for Prez poll accepted

Tuesday , 3 July '12

Some objections like anomalies in the list of proposers and seconders were raised against Sangma.
JD(U) support to Pranab in prez poll due to stature: Nitish

Monday , 2 July '12

He says, "Mukherjee is a seasoned and respected political leader with vast experience.''
Sena chief Bal Thackeray 'neither Mukherjee nor P A Sangma has the ability to get elected on their own on thei...
Pranab a "super power" in Congress: Thackeray

Saturday , 30 June '12

Sena chief says support is given to Mukherjee as he is an administrator with balanced outlook.
Pranab wasn't targeted because of his candidature for Prez: Kejriwal (Image: PTI)
Pranab wasn't targeted because of his candidature for Prez: Kejriwal

Friday , 29 June '12

Arvind Kejriwal reiterated the Team Anna's stance vis a vis Mukherjee, calling him 'tainted'.
JD-U support is for Mukherjee, not UPA, Sharad Yadav
JD-U support is for Mukherjee, not UPA: Sharad Yadav

Thursday , 28 June '12

We are against UPA's policies, which have pushed the country to the brink of ruin, says Yadav.
Pranab calls on Sharad, says thanks for JD-U support

Thursday , 28 June '12

Parliamentary Affairs Minister P K Bansal and Minister of State in PMO V Narayanasamy accompanied Mukherjee as he met Yadav.
Mayawati signs as proposer of Pranab's candidature

Thursday , 28 June '12

Mayawati was among the first non-UPA leaders to pledge her party’s support to Mukherjee.
UPA Presidential candidate Pranab Mukherjee and Opposition backed candidate P A Sangma to file their nominatio...
Prez poll: Pranab, Sangma to file nominations tomorrow

Wednesday , 27 June '12

Mukherjee will file papers in presence of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Cong chief Sonia Gandhi.
Pranab Mukherjee (Reuters)
Pranab says tough decisions taken in interest of people

Tuesday , 26 June '12

Pranab today sought to justify some of his contentious decisions saying they were taken in people's interest.
Former Lok Sabha Speaker P A Sangma to garner support for his Presidential candidature.
Prez poll: Sangma seeks Mamata's support; TMC non-committal

Tuesday , 26 June '12

Sangma, who is backed by AIDMK, BJD, BJP, says TMC will inform about its decision within a few days.
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee is UPA nominee for Presidential poll.
Cong sets up Coordination committee for Pranab Prez campaign

Tuesday , 26 June '12

Pranab is expected to launch campaign from Chennai on June 30 and then visit Hyderabad, Bangalore.
Pranab Mukherjee leaves North Block on Monday — his last working day as the Finance Minister.	 Ravi Kanojia
34 yrs later, CWC bids farewell to Pranab

Tuesday , 26 June '12

The Commission had reportedly passed strictures against Mukherjee.
Under fire, Karat clears air on Pranab

Tuesday , 26 June '12

It is necessary to utilise the conflicts and fissures within the ruling alliance. Abstention at this juncture will not help in this regard,” he said.
Pranab Mukherjee (Reuters)
Soon I will not be a political entity: Pranab

Monday , 25 June '12

Mukherjee will file nomination for the Presidential poll on June 28.
CPI(M) justifies support to Pranab for presidency (Reuters)
CPI(M) justifies support to Pranab for presidency

Monday , 25 June '12

CPI(M) says abstention would have not only meant 'lining up' with Trinamool Congress but also blunted its intervention in the emerging political scenario.
Senior BJP leader L K Advani
UPA govt built no consensus for Prez poll: Advani

Monday , 25 June '12

Advani says it is 'fashionable' to say election to high Constitutional office should be unanimous.
Prez polls: Sangma seeks YSRCP support (Express)
Prez polls: Sangma seeks YSRCP support

Monday , 25 June '12

P A Sangma today sought the support of YSR Congress Party to his candidature.
NDA should rethink about fielding P A Sangma against UPA's candidate Pranab Mukherjee: Moily (PTI)
NDA should rethink on fielding candidate for Prez polls: Moily

Sunday , 24 June '12

NDA should rethink about fielding P A Sangma against UPA's candidate Pranab Mukherjee: Moily