New Delhi/UNI: The election for the 15th President of India was held across the country on Monday, with 721 MPs and nine MLAs voting at the Parliament House in Delhi, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, former prime minister Manmohan Singh, Congress President Sonia Gandhi and other prominent leaders.
New Delhi: More than 4,000 legislators will vote to elect the 15th President of India on Monday as National Democratic Alliance's (NDA) presidential candidate Droupadi Murmu and Opposition’s joint pick Yashwant Sinha are contesting to win the prestige battle.
New Delhi/IBNS: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav, who is supporting Yashwant Sinha for Presidential polls, has taken a dig at NDA's pick Droupadi Murmu, saying that they don't want a statue in the Rashtrapati Bhavan.
Patna/IBNS: Oppositions' candidate for Presidential polls, Yashwant Sinha, on Friday said Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is "unreachable" for him.
Guwahati/IBNS: Oppositions' candidate for Presidential polls, Yashwant Sinha, on Wednesday said former Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackrey has been "forced" to support his opponent, the NDA candidate Droupadi Murmu.
Mumbai/IBNS: Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday announced that the Shiv Sena led by him will support BJP-led NDA's candidate Droupadi Murmu in the Presidential polls on July 18.
Puducherry/UNI: National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Presidential candidate Draupadi Murmu arrived here on Saturday to seek support in the upcoming presidential election.
New Delhi/UNI: The fight for the office of President of India is that of ideologies, and not a battle of 'identity', oppositions' Presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha said on Monday and called upon all electors to listen to their conscience calling it a struggle to "save democracy".
New Delhi: National Conference Party chairperson and former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir Farooq Abdullah has turned down the proposal to be the joint candidate of the opposition in the upcoming presidential election.
New Delhi/IBNS: Ahead of the presidential polls, a series of meetings among opposition parties suggested speculation that former Union Minister Sharad Pawar could emerge as the opposition's candidate for the election to India's top post in July, media reports said.
New Delhi: The elections for electing India's 15th president will be held on July 18 and the results will be declared on July 21, the Election Commission announced Thursday.
New Delhi, Jul 17 (IBNS): As polling starts from 10 am on Monday, 776 MPs and 4120 MLAs will cast their vote in a secret ballot to choose India's next President.