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Is Meira Kumar the right choice?
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Is Meira Kumar the right choice?

As the Bharatiya Janata Party’s choice for President, Ram Nath Kovind, filed his nomination on Friday, the opposition on Thursday named their candidate; Meira Kumar, the former Lok Sabha speaker and Congress veteran. 17 opposition parties including the ... Sify, 11 hours ago
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Oppn too plumps for dalit face, chooses Meira as Prez nominee

Former Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar of the Congress was today chosen as the opposition's joint candidate against NDA's Ram Nath Kovind in a 'dalit vs dalit' Presidential battle that saw Bihar's ruling alliance divided and the BSP getting out of a dilemma.
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Oppn likely to field own consensus candidate: Left

According to the sources, former Lok Sabha speaker Meira Kumar, ex-Union home minister Sushil Kumar Shinde, CPI national secretary D Raja, Bharip Bahujan Mahasangh leader and grandson of Dr BR Ambedkar, Prakash, and retired diplomat Gopal Krishna Gandhi are ...
 DNA4 days ago Presidential poll: Left may propose Gandhi and Ambedkar, but open to suggestions  Zee News2 days ago Left may propose Gandhi and Ambedkar, but open to suggestions  Deccan Herald2 days ago Opposition looks set for contest in presidential poll  Prokerala4 days ago
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Here's why Meira Kumar believes simultaneous poll to LS, assemblies is 'impossible'

Former Lok Sabha speaker Meira Kumar today said it is "not possible" to hold parliamentary and assembly polls simultaneously as it would require deployment of a large number of security personnel. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had earlier made a strong pitch ...
 DNA1 month ago Simultaneous polls to LS, assemblies 'impossible': Meira Kumar  Business Standard1 month ago Simultaneous poll to LS, assemblies 'impossible': Meira Kumar  Business Standard1 month ago
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'Bihar ki beti' Meira nominated to lose: Nitish Kumar

[India], June 23 (ANI): Janata Dal (United) (JD(U)) chief and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday said 'Bihar ki beti' Meira Kumar has been nominated as the Presidential candidate by the Opposition only to lose. "I have a lot of respect for Meira ...
 Sify1 day ago Will welcome Nitish Kumar into NDA: BJP  Sify2 hours ago BJP slams Congress for `dividing` nation on Presidential election  Sify15 hours ago JD-U free to take decisions, 'Bihar ki beti' fielded to lose: Nitish Kumar  Prokerala1 day ago
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Meira Kumar a better candidate than Ramnath Kovind: Ramgopal Yadav

Post the end-moment announcement of the presidential nominee by the Opposition, former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav-faction member Ramgopal Yadav on Friday said Meira Kumar is a better candidate than NDA Government's presidential candidate ...
 Business Standard1 day ago Meira vs Kovind: NCP chides JDU (U), Shiv Sena for 'hasty, immature' decision  Sify1 day ago Cong asks Nitish to reconsider, no question of rethink says JD(U)  Deccan Herald1 day ago Jolt for Opposition as Nitish backs Kovind  Deccan Herald2 days ago
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Prez must uphold values of pluralism: Meira Kumar

The Opposition presidential nominee Meira Kumar today said the president of India must uphold the values of inclusiveness, social justice and pluralism as the supreme representative of the nation.She said the post was not symbolic and that capability and experience must supersede all other considerations.In an appeal to the electorate comprising Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha members and legislators in state assemblies, she said the post was responsible for 'safeguarding and defending' ...
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Mayawati says will support 'more deserving' Meira Kumar

[India], June 22 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Thursday extended her support to Opposition's Presidential candidate Meira Kumar, citing that the former Lok Sabha speaker is more popular and deserving than National Democratic Alliance's ...
 Sify2 days ago Presidential Elections: BSP decides to support Meira Kumar  DNA2 days ago

Meira Kumar `a crusader for social justice` - Here are some quick facts about Opposition presidential pick

Making the 2017 presidential election more interesting, the Congress-led Opposition on Thursday declared former Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar as its official candidate to take on the NDA nominee, Ram Nath Kovind.
 Zee News2 days ago Presidential election 2017: Quick facts about Meira Kumar  Zee News2 days ago

Meira Kumar questions Modi on simultaneous elections

Questioning Prime Minister Narendra Modi's suggestion on conducting simultaneous elections to the Lok Sabha and the state assemblies, former Lok Sabha speaker Meira Kumar on Saturday wondered how this could happen."How can this be possible? Because you need ...
 Prokerala1 month ago
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