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Ram Nath Kovind is BJP's choice for president: All you need to know about the Dalit leader from UP
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Ram Nath Kovind is BJP's choice for president: All you need to know about the Dalit leader from UP

Kovind, a Dalit leader from Uttar Pradesh, has a long career in politics behind him.

Vice Presidential Election 2017 highlights: Venkaiah Naidu is NDA candidate, to file nomination tomorrow
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Vice Presidential Election 2017 highlights: Venkaiah Naidu is NDA candidate, to file nomination tomorrow

The counting of votes for presidential elections 2017 will take place on 20 July in New Delhi where all the ballot boxes will be brought from various state capitals.

Presidential Election 2017: Ram Nath Kovind's journey reposes faith in Constitution, says Naveen Patnaik
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Presidential Election 2017: Ram Nath Kovind's journey reposes faith in Constitution, says Naveen Patnaik

Naveen Patnaik said that Ram Nath Kovind's journey reposed faith in the Indian Constitution's guarantee to every citizen to dream big.

Presidential Election 2017: Ram Nath Kovind, Nitin Gadkari to meet Gujarat BJP MLAs today
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Presidential Election 2017: Ram Nath Kovind, Nitin Gadkari to meet Gujarat BJP MLAs today

NDA's presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind will visit Gujarat on Saturday as part of his nation-wide tour to seek support from elected representatives.

Presidential Elections 2017: Ram Nath Kovind to campaign in Maharashtra on Saturday
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Presidential Elections 2017: Ram Nath Kovind to campaign in Maharashtra on Saturday

NDA's presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind will arrive in Mumbai on Saturday on a brief campaign visit for the ensuing 17 July presidential elections.

Presidential Election 2017: Ram Nath Kovind, Amit Shah to meet Gujarat BJP MLAs today
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Presidential Election 2017: Ram Nath Kovind, Amit Shah to meet Gujarat BJP MLAs today

Ram Nath Kovind and Amit Shah will meet the party MLAs in Ahmedabad on Tuesday as part of the campaign for the 17 July polls for the top constitutional post.

Another jolt to Bihar grand alliance? Nitish Kumar likely to skip Opposition meet on vice presidential candidate
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Another jolt to Bihar grand alliance? Nitish Kumar likely to skip Opposition meet on vice presidential candidate

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar has worked out the perfect alibi to excuse himself from the meeting on account of JD(U) legislators' meeting that he is scheduled to chair in Patna on Tuesday

Presidential polls: Election Commission warns parties against issuing directions about voting patterns
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Presidential polls: Election Commission warns parties against issuing directions about voting patterns

Political parties which issue directions to their members to vote in a particular manner in presidential elections can face penal action, the Election Commission said on Thursday

Presidential Election 2017: Ram Nath Kovind is OBC, not Dalit, says Lalu Prasad Yadav
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Presidential Election 2017: Ram Nath Kovind is OBC, not Dalit, says Lalu Prasad Yadav

RJD chief Lalu Prasad on Wednesday questioned the Dalit identity of BJP-led NDA presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind and claimed that Kovind is not a Dalit but an OBC.

Nitish Kumar's press meet slamming Congress shows a fresh political equation has emerged
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Nitish Kumar's press meet slamming Congress shows a fresh political equation has emerged

Understanding Nitish Kumar’s existentialism in the otherwise turbulent waters of the phenomenon called Mahagathbandhan becomes easier in the backdrop of Jean-Paul Satre’s experience

Presidential Election 2017: Ram Nath Kovind to meet Mehbooba Mufti and seek support on 28 June
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Presidential Election 2017: Ram Nath Kovind to meet Mehbooba Mufti and seek support on 28 June

NDA presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind will meet Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti in Srinagar on Wednesday to seek the support of lawmakers

Presidential Election 2017: Ram Nath Kovind to start nation-wide tour from Uttar Pradesh on 25 June
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Presidential Election 2017: Ram Nath Kovind to start nation-wide tour from Uttar Pradesh on 25 June

Ram Nath Kovind will visit Uttar Pradesh on Sunday to seek support from members of both the Houses of the state

Presidential Election 2017: Kerala unit of JD(U) not to back NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind
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Presidential Election 2017: Kerala unit of JD(U) not to back NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind

The Kerala unit of Janata Dal(United) will not back National Democratic Alliance's presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind

Presidential Election 2017: NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind meets Atal Bihari Vajpayee
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Presidential Election 2017: NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind meets Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday met ailing former Prime Minister and senior Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) veteran Atal Bihari Vajpayee at his residence.

Presidential Election 2017: Prakash Ambedkar emerging top pick of Left parties
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Presidential Election 2017: Prakash Ambedkar emerging top pick of Left parties

63-year-old Prakash is a former Lok Sabha member from Akola in Maharashtra

Yogi Adityanath urges Oppn to rise above politics, support Ram Nath Kovind as consensus candidate
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Yogi Adityanath urges Oppn to rise above politics, support Ram Nath Kovind as consensus candidate

NDA on Monday announced the name of Kovind, a Dalit leader born in Ghatampur area of Kanpur Dehat district as its presidential candidate.

Presidential Election 2017: Devendra Fadnavis confident of numbers, says no one can blackmail us
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Presidential Election 2017: Devendra Fadnavis confident of numbers, says no one can blackmail us

The BJP-led NDA is comfortably placed for the 17 July presidential polls with a majority of votes on its side, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has said.

Presidential Election 2017: Shatrughan Sinha bats for LK Advani as NDA candidate
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Presidential Election 2017: Shatrughan Sinha bats for LK Advani as NDA candidate

Shatrughan Sinha on Thursday yet again backed party veteran LK Advani as the most deserving candidate for the post of president

Presidential Election 2017: Opposition parties to meet on Wednesday to formally begin discussions
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Presidential Election 2017: Opposition parties to meet on Wednesday to formally begin discussions

Congress President Sonia Gandhi has initiated moves to bring the opposition parties on a common platform for the presidential election scheduled in July.

Consensus on presidential poll only if BJP nominee 'believes' in Constitution: Sharad Yadav
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Consensus on presidential poll only if BJP nominee 'believes' in Constitution: Sharad Yadav

Opposition parties have been in talks to put up their own candidate for the presidential election