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Pranab Mukherjee turns 82: A look at his journey to the top office of India

In 2012, Mukherjee was nominated as the presidential candidate of the United Progressive Alliance. He won the election with 713,763 votes, becoming the first Bengali to hold the post of President of India.

Dec 11, 2017, 11:19 AM IST

End of the Pranab era: Looking back at the life less ordinary

Being the President was not exactly Poltu-da's (Pranab Mukherjee's nickname) plan of action in his 48-year-long political career. 

Jul 24, 2017, 16:10 PM IST

The stalwarts who passed away in 2015

Dr APJ Abdul Kalam

Dec 16, 2015, 18:39 PM IST

PM Narendra​ Modi meets Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina, calls it 'good'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday met his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina in the national capital and said that it was a 'good' meeting.

Aug 19, 2015, 18:06 PM IST

Within hours of wife's cremation, President Pranab Mukherjee back at work

Within hours after his wife Suvra was cremated here on Wednesday, President Pranab Mukherjee was back at work at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.

Aug 19, 2015, 16:53 PM IST

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina in Delhi to attend Suvra Mukherjee's funeral

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina arrived here on Wednesday to attend the funeral of Indian President Pranab Mukherjee`s wife Suvra Mukherjee, an official said.

Aug 19, 2015, 11:03 AM IST

President Pranab Mukherjee's wife, Suvra Mukherjee, cremated in Delhi

President Pranab Mukherjee's wife, Suvra Mukherjee, was on Wednesday cremated at the Lodhi Road crematorium in Delhi.

Aug 19, 2015, 08:46 AM IST

Delhi Police take over crematorium ahead of Suvra Mukherjee's last rites

Delhi Police have taken over the Lodhi Road crematorium in preparation for Wednesday morning's last rites of President Pranab Mukherjee's wife Suvra Mukherjee, that is likely to see a host of VVIPs, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina attending.

Aug 18, 2015, 22:27 PM IST

PM Modi, Ansari, CJI, Sonia pay tributes to Suvra Mukherjee

Vice President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chief Justice of India HL Dattu and Congress president Sonia Gandhi were among a host of dignitaries who visited Rashtrapati Bhavan to pay their tributes to President Pranab Mukhejee's wife Suvra Mukherjee who died on Tuesday.

Aug 18, 2015, 21:47 PM IST

'Memories of Suvra Mukherjee' – President's photo tribute on Twitter

The official Twitter account of President of India on Tuesday posted photos of Suvra Mukherjee, wife of President Pranab Mukherjee, who died this morning, 11 days after she was hospitalised in a critical condition.

Aug 18, 2015, 20:55 PM IST

Suvra Mukherjee symbolised simplicity: Speaker

New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Tuesday condoled the death of President Pranab Mukherjee's wife Suvra Mukherjee, saying her life symbolised simplicity and affability.

Aug 18, 2015, 18:45 PM IST

CPI(M), CPI condoles death of President's wife

Leaders of Left parties on Tuesday condoled the death of First Lady Suvra Mukherjee.

Aug 18, 2015, 17:59 PM IST

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina to attend Suvra Mukherjee's funeral

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will attend the last rites of President Pranab Mukherjee's wife Suvra Mukherjee on Wednesday.

Aug 18, 2015, 17:27 PM IST

Lord Paul condoles death of President Pranab Mukherjee's wife

Lord Swraj Paul on Tuesday paid tributes to Suvra Mukherjee, wife of President Pranab Mukherjee, describing her as a great artist and a great human being.

Aug 18, 2015, 14:35 PM IST

Sonia Gandhi expresses `deep sadness` at passing away of President's Pranab Mukherjee's wife

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday expressed deep sadness at the passing away of President Pranab Mukherjee's wife Suvra Mukherjee.

Aug 18, 2015, 13:42 PM IST

Leaders condole death of President's wife Suvra Mukherjee

Leaders of various political parties on Tuesday condoled the death of First Lady Suvra Mukherjee.

Aug 18, 2015, 12:46 PM IST

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee condoles death of President's wife

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee condoled the death of President Pranab Mukherjee's wife Suvra Mukherjee who passed away in Delhi on Tuesday morning.

Aug 18, 2015, 12:06 PM IST

President Pranab's wife Suvra Mukherjee passes away

President Pranab Mukherjee's wife Suvra Mukherjee, who was in critical condition, passed away on Tuesday.

 

Aug 18, 2015, 11:52 AM IST

Suvra Mukherjee: What you didn't know about President Pranab Mukherjee's wife

Suvra Mukherjee, the wife of President Pranab Mukherjee, passed away on Tuesday. She had been keeping unwell for some time. Here are a few facts you probably did not know about her:

Aug 18, 2015, 11:37 AM IST

Suvra Mukherjee, President Pranab Mukherjee's wife, passes away; cremation Wednesday

President Pranab Mukherjee's wife Suvra Mukherjee, who had been ailing for some time, passed away on Tuesday.

Aug 18, 2015, 11:12 AM IST