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Feb 23, 2018
Nepal to hold presidential election on 13 March; vice-presidential election to follow a week laterNepal will hold its presidential election on 13 March, the Election Commission (EC) announced on Friday.
Jul 20, 2017
Presidential Election 2017 results: LK Advani congratulates president-elect Ram Nath Kovind on victoryBJP veteran LK Advani Thursday congratulated president-elect Ram Nath Kovind on his victory
Jul 18, 2017
Presidential, vice-presidential polls expose a fractured Opposition; BJP is likely to dominate both HousesThe Opposition in India is a toothless section that makes a lot of noise, but it's not equipped to give a unified fight to BJP which has an absolute majority and can go dangerously unchecked
Jul 17, 2017
Presidential Election 2017: Fate of Ram Nath Kovind, Meira Kumar sealed as voting ends; counting on 20 JulyLawmakers across India voted on Monday to elect the country's 14th President with Union minister M Venkaiah Naidu declaring that ruling NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind would win with a "comfortable and respectable margin" against opposition-backed Meira Kumar.
Jun 23, 2017
Presidential Election 2017: Ram Nath Kovind files nominations, urges Opposition to rise above politicsRam Nath Kovind filed his nomination papers on Friday afternoon, and is now the official presidential candidate of the NDA alliance
Jun 19, 2017
Presidential Election 2017: BSP cannot take negative stand against Dalit candidate, says MayawatiHours after the NDA picked up Bihar governor Ram Nath Kovind as its candidate for the post of president, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati said on Monday that her party cannot take a negative stand against a Dalit nominee.
Jun 14, 2017
Presidential Election 2017: BJP to meet Opposition leaders to garner support for candidateThe BJP on Wednesday stepped up its efforts to get maximum support for its presidential candidate with the three-member party panel speaking to a number of allies as well as opposition parties, amid indication that its nominee will file nomination next week.
May 02, 2017
Presidential Election 2017: Pranab Mukherjee retires in July, this is how India elects its presidentAs Pranab Mukherjee retires in July, in the first part of a three-part series, Firstpost looks at how India's complex method of electing a president ensures equal representation to states as well as the Union, irrespective of who has majority in which house
Dec 20, 2016
Electoral College seals Donald Trump's White House win despite protestsAmerica's Electoral College on Monday confirmed Donald Trump's election as the 45th president of the United States, unswayed by a desperate bid by die-hard opponents to bar the Republican's path to the White House.
Dec 19, 2016
Electoral College meets amid effort to deny Donald Trump presidencyElectors are set to gather in every state on Monday to formally elect Donald Trump as President even as anti-Trump forces try one last time to deny him the White House.