#Pranab Mukherjee

It is to be mentioned that Two years ago, the statue of Mahatma Gandhi was unveiled by former President Pranab Mukherjee in University of Ghana in Accra as a symbol of ties between the two nations.

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday expressed his condolences on the death of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. “Extremely sad to hear of the passing away of Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee, our former Prime Minister and a true Indian statesman. His leadership, foresight, maturity and eloquence put him in a league of his …

New Delhi: Former President Pranab Mukherjee, who was in the eye of a storm and the butt of criticism from some Congress leaders for going to the RSS headquarters, attended the Iftar party hosted by Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday. Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, former President Pratibha Patil and former Vice President Hamid …

It was an evening of pious homilies at the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) headquarters in Nagpur where former President and now citizen Pranab Mukherjee was the guest of honour at a valedictory function. While he dwelt on how pluralism and tolerance constituted the “soul” of India, the RSS sarsanghchalak, Mohan Bhagwat, expounded on the organization’s …

New Delhi:Former Union Minister P Chidambaram on Friday said he was glad that former President Pranab Mukherjee told RSS as to what was wrong with its ideology. “Happy that Mr Pranab Mukherjee told the RSS what is right about Congress’ ideology. It was his way of saying what is wrong about RSS’ ideology,” Chidambaram tweeted …

New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) patriarch LK Advani on Friday described former President Pranab Mukherjee attending the RSS programme at its headquarters in Nagpur his “grace and goodwill” and said it was a significant event in the country’s contemporary history. “Yesterday’s (Thursday) visit by Mukherjee, to the headquarters of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), and …

Kolkata:West Bengal’s ruling Trinamool Congress on Thursday expressed “shock” over former President Pranab Mukherjee attending an event at the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh’s Nagpur headquarters and said he has only belittled the stature he enjoyed in Indian politics. “We feel his attending the event is undesirable. I am shocked at what Pranabda has done,” Trinamool Secretary …

New Delhi:After Delhi Congress chief spokesperson Sharmistha Mukherjee warned her father, former President Pranab Mukherjee, against attending an RSS event in Nagpur, senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel said ‘he did not expect this from Mukherjee’. “I did not expect this from Pranab da!” tweeted Patel, tagging Sharmistha’s tweet. On Wednesday, Sharmistha tweeted: “Hope CitiznMukherjee now …