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Prez poll: Sangma hopes for miracle to emerge winner

Sangma, supported by BJP, AIADMK and BJD, says his candidature will do good to nation's secularism.


Former Lok Sabha Speaker P A Sangma to garner support for his Presidential candidature.
MNF to support P A Sangma in Presidential poll

Sunday , 24 June '12

We will support Sangma as he is a tribal from North-East and also a Christian, says MNF chief.
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee may seek TMC support for Presidential elections.
If necessary I will talk to Mamata: Pranab

Sunday , 24 June '12

UPA ally TMC opposed Pranab's candidature and proposed Kalam's name for top post.
Former President Dr A P J Abdul Kalam
I have been President...that experience is enough: Kalam

Sunday , 24 June '12

Kalam says nation needs politics of development and parties should choose leader who can do it best.
Support for P A Sangma is increasing day by day, claims son (Express)
Support for P A Sangma is increasing day by day, claims son

Sunday , 24 June '12

The support for P A Sangma, who is contesting the presidential election is increasing day by day.
Still hopeful of Mamata support: PM

Sunday , 24 June '12

He also hinted at an imminent Cabinet reshuffle, implying that the country could soon have a new finance minister.
Will quit FM chair on June 26, says Pranab

Sunday , 24 June '12

President-in-waiting says will also resign from Congress membership
Pranab appeals for support to his candidature (Agencies)
Pranab seeks support of all parties for his candidature

Saturday , 23 June '12

Named JD(U), CPI(M), Shiv Sena and RJD among other parties the support of which he had secured.
Cong turns down Sangma offer of debate with Pranab

Saturday , 23 June '12

Sangma asked for debate with Pranab Mukherjee on state of economy, corruption scandals.
Mamata should rationally support Sangma in Prez poll: Sushma (Agencies)
Mamata should rationally support Sangma in Prez poll: Sushma

Friday , 22 June '12

Mamata's candidate was APJ Abdul Kalam who refused to contest Presidential polls, said Sushma Swaraj
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Sangma challenges Pranab to debate; Cong rejects demand

Friday , 22 June '12

Sangma says there should be a debate at a time when the economy is sinking and graft is rising.
JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar has said NDA's prime ministerial candidate for the next general elections should be ...
BJP defends decision to contest prez polls

Friday , 22 June '12

This decision was taken to protest Mukherjee's mishandling of economic issues, says BJP.
Pranab to seek family blessings

Friday , 22 June '12

Union Finance Minister and presidential candidate of the ruling UPA, Pranab Mukherjee will visit his home state of West Bengal tomorrow to seek the blessings of elder sister Annapurna Bandopadhyay and elder brother Pijush Mukhopadhyay, both of whom live in his ancestral village Mirati in Birbhum district.
Pranab Mukherjee. Reuters
President poll: NDA and Left split, Pranab through

Friday , 22 June '12

Rashtrapati: JD(U) joins Sena in backing Pranab over Sangma; CPM, Forward Bloc take same line.
Prez poll: CPI-M, FB to back Pranab; CPI, RSP to abstain

Thursday , 21 June '12

CPI-M leader says support to Mukherjee does not mean backing for Congress.
Trinamool to take appropriate decision at appropriate time (express)
Trinamool to take appropriate decision at appropriate time

Thursday , 21 June '12

Mamata Banerjee is keeping a close watch and the party will take an 'appropriate decision at the appropriate time'.
Sangma has become nominee of 'communal forces': NCP
Sangma has become nominee of 'communal forces', NCP

Thursday , 21 June '12

UPA confident on Pranab Mukherjee's decisive victory.
NDA leaders L K Advani and Sharad Yadav at a meeting in New Delhi. (PTI)
Presidential poll: NDA jolted again, JD(U) to support Pranab

Thursday , 21 June '12

Yet another ally has deserted BJP-led NDA on the question of opposing Pranab.
Sangma appeals to JD(U), Sena, TMC to back his Prez bi
Sangma appeals to JD(U), Sena, TMC to back his Prez bid

Thursday , 21 June '12

He has resigned from NCP as well as a member of the Meghalaya Assembly.