Presidential Election India

EC rejects Mulayam`s vote in Presidential poll

In a faux pas, Yadav had yesterday cast his vote in favour of BJP-backed candidate PA Sangma instead of UPA nominee Pranab Mukherjee but realised his mistake to make a correction.

Jul 20, 2012, 15:30 PM IST

CM, 69 MLAs cast vote for President poll

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna along with 69 members of the Uttarakhand Vidhan Sabha on Thursday cast their vote for the Presidential election.

Jul 19, 2012, 20:32 PM IST

Pranab Mukherjee hopes to get many more votes

As the numbers clearly favoured him in the Presidential race, a beaming UPA nominee Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said he was hopeful of getting many more votes in this election.

Jul 19, 2012, 20:18 PM IST

Plan outlay before Prez poll will send wrong signal: BJP

BJP leader Kalraj Mishra said the allocation should have been made either before or after the Presidential election.

Jul 19, 2012, 17:32 PM IST

Meghalaya legislators vote in Prez poll

The legislators in Meghalaya on Thursday casted their votes in the Presidential election in a "brisk, peaceful and orderly" manner here today, officials said.

Jul 19, 2012, 17:14 PM IST

Jaganmohan Reddy cast ballot in Prez poll

YSR Congress chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy, who is currently in jail, Thursday cast his vote in the Presidential election at the Assembly polling station.

Jul 19, 2012, 15:32 PM IST

Nagaland MLAs vote in Presidential polls

The ruling Naga People`s Front (NPF) which has 41 members, had already announced support for UPA candidate Pranab Mukherjee.

Jul 19, 2012, 14:29 PM IST

Margin of Pranab`s victory to increase with TMC support: Omar

Omar said Mukherjee was the best candidate for the highest constitutional post and it was difficult to oppose him in view of his contribution.

Jul 19, 2012, 14:23 PM IST

Prez poll on in Jharkhand assembly

Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda and other MLAs on Thursday cast their votes in the presidential elections, which is going on in the premises of Jharkhand Assembly.

Jul 19, 2012, 13:56 PM IST

Elaborate arrangements to be made for Prez poll

In Delhi, polling booths will be set up in Parliament House where electors -- MPs and MLAs -- can cast their ballots between 10 am And 5 pm, officials said.

Jul 16, 2012, 20:44 PM IST

Prez polls could be as significant as 1969: Sangma

Stating that he had very close personal rapport with Biju Patnaik, PA Sangma said the legendary leader was very fond of young MPs and politicians.

Jul 15, 2012, 16:08 PM IST

Pranab to meet Cong MLAs of Punjab, Haryana, HP

UPA nominee Pranab Mukherjee will seek support from the legislators of Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pardesh here on Sunday for his Presidential election.

Jul 15, 2012, 08:24 AM IST

J&K: Bhim Singh campaigns for Sangma

Stating that Sangma did not belong to any political party, Bhim Singh said UPA candidate Pranab Mukherjee, on the other hand, belonged to a political party.

Jul 14, 2012, 15:17 PM IST

Prez poll: PA Sangma expects `miracle`

Opposition-backed candidate PA Sangma Saturday said he was expecting a "miracle" in his favour in the Presidential election.

Jul 14, 2012, 13:08 PM IST

AIADMK MPs, MLAs to meet before Prez election

Jayalalithaa has already announced support for NDA`s presidential nominee, PA Sangma

Jul 12, 2012, 15:29 PM IST

Sangma camp may move election petition against Pranab

Members of Sangma`s central election committee had on Saturday last made an oral submission before the EC seeking re-scrutiny of UPA nominee Mukherjee`s nomination papers.

Jul 09, 2012, 19:47 PM IST

Pranab should visit Bihar first after becoming prez: Nitish

UPA Presidential candidate Pranab Mukherjee should consider visiting Bihar first after assuming office, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Monday.

Jul 09, 2012, 19:44 PM IST

Am ready to talk to Mamata if she is ready: Pranab

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is yet to announce her party`s support to any candidate.

Jul 09, 2012, 13:59 PM IST

UP probe into presence of jailed MLAs at Pranab lunch

Presence of Ansaari and Mishra at the Pranab Mukherjee`s reception came in for widespread criticism, however, officials remained tight-lipped about the whole incident.

Jul 07, 2012, 11:21 AM IST

Pranab Mukherjee on 2-day visit to north-east

Pranab Mukherjee was received at the Lokopriyo Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport here today by Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi and Assam Pradesh Congress president Bhubaneswar Kalita.

Jul 06, 2012, 15:36 PM IST