Pranab Mukherjee

Former MP calls Pranab Mukherjee 'cerebral energy behind Congress'

“His dream was to be member of the Congress Working Committee. He became member of the CWC and remained dedicated to the party. He was dedicated to the values of the Congress,” Varma said. 

published on : 9th January 2023

Jangipur: The legacy of Pranab Mukherjee

Jangipur was the only Lok Sabha constituency from where Pranab Mukherjee fought and won two consecutive elections at the fag-end of a long political career spanning five decades.

published on : 12th December 2022

Due to COVID-19, Pranab Mukherjee's mortal remains were carried in van instead of gun carriage

The former President, who had tested positive for the coronavirus, died on Monday, weeks after his brain surgery. He was 84.

published on : 1st September 2020

Gross Happiness is also important along with GDP: Former President Pranab Mukherjee

Pranab was speaking at the launch of Delhi Deputy Chief Minister and Education Minister Manish Sisodia's book titled 'Shiksha' in Delhi on Teachers' Day on Thursday.

published on : 6th September 2019

Vajpayee was a democrat to the core, says Pranab Mukherjee

Vajpayee was a democrat to the core, Mukherjee said as he expressed sadness at his demise.

published on : 16th August 2018

After Pranab Mukherjee's speech in Nagpur, former SP leader Amar Singh says 'RSS does not believe in opportunistic politics'

Expelled Samajwadi Party Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh while supporting the RSS said that the organisation never believed in opportunistic politics and all political parties should learn lesson from it.

published on : 8th June 2018

RSS blames divisive political forces for Pranab Mukherjee's morphed photo

Hindutva organisation's joint general secretary Manmohan Vaidya said, 'We denounce and strongly condemn lowly act of these divisive political forces who are deliberately trying to defame the RSS'

published on : 8th June 2018

Pranab Mukherjee's visit to RSS, his speech a significant event in our history: Advani 

Advani lauded Mukherjee, who has had decades of association with the Congress, for accepting the invitation of the Hindutva organisation and its chief Mohan Bhagwat for inviting him.

published on : 8th June 2018

Congress leader P Chidambaram lauds former President Pranab Mukherjee's speech at RSS event

Besides Chidambaram, other Congress leaders including Anand Sharma and Randeep Surjewala also lauded Mukherjee's speech at the event.

published on : 8th June 2018

Pranab Mukherjee calls RSS founder great son of India

Former President spends the day at Sangh founder’s residence and in understanding the nitty-gritties of RSS cadres’ training and works

published on : 8th June 2018

Pranab Mukherjee's visit lends credibility to RSS and its politics: Jamaat

On Mukherjee's speech at the event, General Secretary Mohammed Salim Engineer said that the former President has spoken "nothing new".

published on : 8th June 2018

Trinamool expresses 'shock' over Pranab Mukherjee attending RSS event

Trinamool Congress on Thursday expressed "shock" over former President Pranab Mukherjee attending an event at the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh's Nagpur headquarters.

published on : 8th June 2018

Secularism a matter of faith: Pranab Mukherjee

Addressing an RSS event in Nagpur, former President Pranab Mukherjee said the soul of India resides in pluralism and tolerance.

published on : 8th June 2018

Pranab Mukherjee would have 'done well' to remind RSS of its history: Yechury

"In the 'history capsule' delivered by Pranab Mukherjee at the RSS headquarters, the absence of Mahatma Gandhi and his assassination speaks volumes," Yechury tweeted.

published on : 7th June 2018

Will RSS-BJP accept Pranab Mukherjee's sagacious advice and change their 'character, thought process', asks Congress

Congress communications in-charge Randeep Surjewala said that Mukherjee, in his speech at RSS headquarter in Nagpur, reminded them of India's pluralism, tolerance, secularism and inclusiveness.

published on : 7th June 2018

Guests at RSS function included Lal Bahadur Shastri's son, members from Subhash Chandra Bose's family 

The guests along with former President Pranab Mukherjee had dinner with over 700 participants of the SSV after the valedictory function.

published on : 7th June 2018

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan terms Pranab Mukherjee's visit to RSS headquarters a 'shock to nationalists'

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan today condemned the visit of former president and Congress veteran Pranab Mukherjee to the RSS headquarters at Nagpur.

published on : 7th June 2018

Any attempt to define India through religion, intolerance will dilute its existence: Pranab Mukherjee at RSS event in Nagpur

At the event, Mukherjee said intolerance will only dilute India' national identity and Indian nationalism emanated from universalism, assimilation and co-existence.

published on : 7th June 2018

Pranab Mukherjee will remain what he is, Sangh will remain Sangh even after Nagpur event: Bhagwat

Speaking ahead of Mukherjee's speech, Bhagwat said Mukherjee will remain what he is and the Sangh will remain the Sangh even after the event.

published on : 7th June 2018

Pranab Mukherjee describes RSS founder Hedgewar as 'great son of Mother India'

Mukherjee's decision to attent the RSS event has already triggered a major political slugfest with several Congress leaders criticising his decision.

published on : 7th June 2018
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