Maharashtra legislators vote in Presidential poll

As many as 274 MLAs and nine MPs cast their votes to elect the President of India at the Vidhan Bhavan here on Thursday.

Will not seek Mamata’s support: Pranab’s wife

beaming Shubra Mukherjee, who will be in all likelihood, be India’s next first lady, on Friday expressed her happiness at Pranab da’s selection as the UPA nominee for the Presidential poll.

Pranab thanks Sonia for the ‘recognition’

A visibly happy Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said that he feels honoured for having been named as UPA’s presidential candidate and hoped that there will be consensus on his name.

With Mamata out, Left tilts in favour of Pranab

The Left parties also appeared to be gravitating towards Pranab Mukherjee as the next occupant of Rashtrapati Bhavan on Friday.

CONFIRMED: Pranab is UPA’s Prez candidate

Ending days of intense speculation, Sonia Gandhi announced the name of Pranab Mukherjee’s as UPA`s presidential candidate on Friday.

Prez poll: Finally, Pranab wins UPA’s support?

After days of intense political deliberations, UPA has decided to back Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee as the next President of India.

Pranab as President, return of Manmohan as FM?

With clear indications that UPA is keen on sending Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee to the Rashtrapati Bhavan, intense speculation has begun on who would occupy his chair in North Block.