Free Press Journal
  • Ram Vilas Paswan, son among LJP candidates

    Patna: LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan and his son Chirag Paswan figure in the first list of party candidates who will contest the Lok Sabha election in Bihar, it was announced Saturday.

  • No talks with Left so far, says Karuna

    Chennai: Days after sending feelers to CPIM and CPI which had quit the AIADMK-led alliance, DMK chief M Karunanidhi today said no talks had been held with them so far and declined to commit on the number of seats they would be offered if they joined the Democratic Progressive Alliance.

  • LS polls: Raj Thackeray to announce political agenda tomorrow

    Mumbai: Amid speculations on his next move after top BJP leaders met him, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray will announce his political strategy for the Lok Sabha elections tomorrow on the occasion of the party’s 8th foundation day.

  • 2014 polls: Congress down, BJP far from Mission 272

    Next month’s general elections may prove to be the most significant ever because they can determine the fate of the Congress’ first family. It is open to question whether in the event of the party’s defeat, as is anticipated, the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty can continue to play its present dominant role.

  • RJD loyalist Ram Kripal Yadav quits party posts

    NEW DELHI: Rashtriya Janata Dal General Secretary Ram Kripal Yadav, a close aide of party chief Lalu Prasad, today resigned from all party posts reportedly over denial of a ticket from the Patliputra Lok Sabha seat.

  • Change of guard hasn’t helped in changing realities: BJP

    Dehradun: Accusing Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat of making only announcements, Opposition BJP today said the change of guard in the calamity-hit state has not led to any change in the ground realities.

  • BJP fields Yeddyurappa, Chandan Mitra

    New Delhi: The BJP Saturday released its second list of Lok Sabha candidates, fielding former Karnataka chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa from Shimoga in the state.

  • Industrialist Galla Jayadev joins TDP

    Hyderabad: Industrialist Galla Jayadev today formally entered politics by joining the Telugu Desam Party saying he joined it because only “Chandrababu Naidu can develop Seemaandhra”.

  • Rahul Gandhi to start LS campaign in Raj on March 10

    Jaipur: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will begin Lok Sabha campaign for the party in Rajasthan on March 10 with a public meeting in Deoli town of Tonk district.

  • Senior RJD leader quits party posts

    New Delhi/Patna: Senior RJD leader Ram Kirpal Yadav announced Saturday that he was resigning from all party posts after being denied a ticket for the Lok Sabha polls.

  • Manish Sisodia

    Sisodia explains why Kejriwal ignoring 2002 riots

    Manish Sisodia
    Ahmedabad: AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal has avoided talking about the 2002 riots while touring Gujarat “because everyone knows what happened in 2002”, party leader Manish Sisodia said Saturday.

  • Narendra Modi

    Politicians and fashion: Designers vote for Narendra Modi

    Narendra Modi
    New Delhi: His half-sleeved kurta, the panache with which he carries off the Nehru jacket and his clean and crisp dressing style makes Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi the favourite of designers, who feel that he always puts his best fashion foot forward.

  • Jaya writes to PM for immediate release of fishermen

    Chennai: Accusing the Centre of giving an “ineffective and weak response” over fishermen issue, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to secure immediate release of all fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan authorities in the last two years.