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Pranab Mukherjee remains hemodynamically stable and on ventilator support, say doctors
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Pranab Mukherjee remains hemodynamically stable and on ventilator support, say doctors

The ex-president developed a lung infection this week after he was operated for a clot in the brain on 10 Aug; he is also COVID-19 positive, and doctors said his "vital parametres" are being monitored

Pranab Mukherjee responding well to treatment, vital parameters are stable, says son Abhijit
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Pranab Mukherjee responding well to treatment, vital parameters are stable, says son Abhijit

Former president Pranab Mukherjee underwent life-saving emergency surgery for a brain clot on 10 August

'Factory of fake news': Pranab Mukherjee's children dismiss rumours of his demise, slam media
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'Factory of fake news': Pranab Mukherjee's children dismiss rumours of his demise, slam media

Mukherjee, 84, has been on ventilator support after a surgery to remove a clot in his brain. He also tested positive for COVID-19.

From Amit Shah to Mamata Banerjee, uncivilised remarks and arrogance of power define Indian politicians
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From Amit Shah to Mamata Banerjee, uncivilised remarks and arrogance of power define Indian politicians

BJP chief Amit Shah recently defended the callousness of the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh after scores of children died in a hospital in Gorakhpur, saying, this was not the first time it had happened in India

'Sau khoon maaf': Mr Mulayam Singh, Sushma Swaraj is no damsel in distress
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'Sau khoon maaf': Mr Mulayam Singh, Sushma Swaraj is no damsel in distress

Swaraj has a long and distinguished career in politics, from being the youngest chief minister ever in the country to Leader of Opposition in the 15th Lok Sabha and currently India’s Minister of External Affairs.

From Kathak to polls: Prez’s daughter Sharmishtha woos Delhi's Bengali disapora
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From Kathak to polls: Prez’s daughter Sharmishtha woos Delhi's Bengali disapora

Riding on Bengali pride and cultural heritage, Sharmishtha Mukherjee, is appealing to the hard-to-please Bengali voters of CR Park in their language, Bangla.

Short skirts, chowmein, phones: TMC MLA adds to list of bizarre comments on rape
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Short skirts, chowmein, phones: TMC MLA adds to list of bizarre comments on rape

What leads to rape? From blaming short skirts for rapes, to even suggesting chowmein should be banned to curb the crime--the reasons given by our leaders and politicians are more than bizarre. Here's a look at some of their comments.

President's son defends Tapas Pal, says it was 'slip of tongue'
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President's son defends Tapas Pal, says it was 'slip of tongue'

President Pranab Mukherjee's son Abhijit Mukherjee, who once courted controversy for a sexist remark, has now sprung to the defence of Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Paul seeking forgiveness for the latter's rape comments.

TMC's rape response playbook: How Mamata Banerjee created a Tapas Pal
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TMC's rape response playbook: How Mamata Banerjee created a Tapas Pal

Pal’s first defence is the Amit Shah defence. Find an innocuous rhyming word.

Six West Bengal constituencies go to vote on Thursday
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Six West Bengal constituencies go to vote on Thursday

Six constituencies are going to the poll in West Bengal tomorrow in the second phase which will seal the fate of 78 candidates.

Jangipur: Pranab's son Abhijit Mukherjee faces tough battle in 'bidi' town
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Jangipur: Pranab's son Abhijit Mukherjee faces tough battle in 'bidi' town

After his father vacated the seat on becoming the President in 2012, Abhijit won by a slender margin of 2,536 votes against Hossain.

Being the president's son puts pressure to perform: Abhijit
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Being the president's son puts pressure to perform: Abhijit

Abhijit was banking on the organisational prowess of Murshidabad strongman and state Congress chief Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury in the district to sail through.

Abhijit Mukherjee wants to contest again from Jangipur
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Abhijit Mukherjee wants to contest again from Jangipur

Abhijit won the Jangipur seat in Murshidabad district by a thin margin of 2,536 votes after Pranab Mukherjee vacated it following his election as the President of India.

President's son Abhijit Mukherjee meets Lalu Prasad in Ranchi jail
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President's son Abhijit Mukherjee meets Lalu Prasad in Ranchi jail

Congress MP Abhijit Mukherjee, son of President Pranab Mukherjee, has called on RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav in jail.

Viral Video: Arnab dents and paints Abhijit Mukherjee to dubstep beats
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Viral Video: Arnab dents and paints Abhijit Mukherjee to dubstep beats

Watch Arnab Goswami make Abhijit Mukherjee do verbal sit-ups on his Newshour show. And obviously with accompanying beats.

For politicians, shaming rapists should start at home
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For politicians, shaming rapists should start at home

It’s clear that even after this gang rape our politicians have not gotten the basic lesson. Rape is rape. And no means no. There’s no dress code for rape. There is no curfew hour. No character certificate is needed.

Abhijit's 'dented, painted' remark: Cong goes for 'forgive and forget'
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Abhijit's 'dented, painted' remark: Cong goes for 'forgive and forget'

Congress leaders suggested a 'forgive and forget' approach towards President Pranab Mukherjee's son Abhijit who has apologised after making controversial remarks on women protesters in Delhi against the gangrape incident.

Dear Abhijit babu: The Society of Painted and Dented Ladies responds
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Dear Abhijit babu: The Society of Painted and Dented Ladies responds

Dear Abhijit Mukherjee, we at the Society of Painted and Dented Ladies of India are touched – and I do use the word judiciously – that you have noticed our presence in your midst.

Chavan disapproves of Abhijit's 'dented painted' remarks
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Chavan disapproves of Abhijit's 'dented painted' remarks

The chief minister said Maharashtra government has decided to set up fast-track courts in all parts of the state to ensure speedy justice in rape cases.

Abhijit remark: Cong out of touch with the media reality
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Abhijit remark: Cong out of touch with the media reality

Something is seriously out of joint in the party’s approach to the media.