Free Press Journal
  • Advani wants voters who played truant debarred; writes to EC

    Jhabua: Raising his pitch for active participation of voters in elections, BJP patriarch LK Advani today appealed to the Election Commission to consider debarring those voters from exercising their right to franchise who have failed to cast their vote in previous poll.

  • Those opposing Modi will have to go to Pakistan: BJP leader

    Deogarh/Dumka: Bihar’s BJP leader Giriraj Singh has stirred up a controversy saying that those opposing the party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi would have to go to Pakistan after the Lok Sabha elections.

  • Can’t be charged for maid’s murder, says BSP MP’s wife

    New Delhi: BSP MP Dhananjay Singh’s wife Jagriti Singh, who along with her husband was chargesheeted in the murder case of their maid, today told a court here that she cannot be charged for the offence of murder due to lack of any such evidence to establish the motive.

  • BJP not alternative to Congress, says CPI leader Raja

    Tiruvarur (TN): Senior CPI leader D Raja today wondered why the AIADMK and the DMK were not attacking the “communal policy” of BJP and instead only criticising Narendra Modi on the Gujarat model of development.

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    Modi accuses JD(U) of having secret pact with Cong

    Katihar (Bihar): BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi today accused JD(U) supremo Nitish Kumar to have entered into a collusion with the Congress for which he has withdrawn candidate from the Kisanganj LS seat.

  • Missing plane MH370

    Plane hunt at ‘critical juncture’ as search continues

    Kuala Lumpur: A robotic mini-submarine today continued to scour the remote depths of the Indian Ocean for signs of wreckage of the missing Malaysian jet even as Malaysia said the search was at a “critical juncture”.

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    BJP seeks apology from Geelani for ‘mischievous’ claims

    New Delhi: The BJP Saturday sought an apology from hardline Kashmiri separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani over his claims that two people had approached him as Narendra Modi’s emissaries, saying such remarks were mischievous and aimed at creating confusion among people.

  • Post-poll violence in Odisha’s coastal region claims one

    Bhubaneswar: Even as polling for Odisha’s twin polls was completed peacefully, the politically sensitive coastal region witnessed post-poll clashes resulting in one death, prompting the Kendrapara district administration to impose prohibitory order banning meetings, rallies and protest.

  • BJP paying only lip service to women : Rahul

    Nagaon (Assam): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi today accused BJP of paying “only lip service to women” and said its posters carried the picture of Narendra Modi even while speaking of strengthening women.

  • Kejriwal to meet Kumar Vishwas after police complaint

    Varanasi (UP): Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief, Arvind Kejriwal, said on Saturday that he will meet party leader Kumar Vishwas, against whom a complaint has been filed after he sat on a protest inside a police station after an officer refused to register case against Vice-President of ruling Congress party, Rahul Gandhi, his sister Priyanka Gandhi and some of his supporters.

  • Over 100 bombs recovered in West Bengal

    Kolkata: 105 crude bombs and explosive manufacturing material were today seized by security forces during a search operation in West Bengal’s Birbhum district, ahead of April 30 polls.

  • Jama Masjid attack:Police files chargesheet on top IM men

    New Delhi: Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal and his aide Asadullah Akhtar were today chargesheeted by Delhi Police in connection with the September 2010 Jama Masjid terror attack case in which two Taiwani tourists had sustained bullet injuries.

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    BJP, Modi are dividing India like the British: Rahul

    Nagaon: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi today accused the BJP and its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi of instigating people to divide the country like the British.

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    Mamata govt saving those involved in Saradha scam: Rahul

    Malda (WB): Hitting hard on the Mamata Banerjee government on the multi-crore Saradha ponzi scam, Rahul Gandhi today accused it of not taking action against those involved and instead trying to save them.

  • Independent Ram Vilas from Hajipur meets Paswan

    Patna: An elderly person, who was allegedly kidnapped and forced to file nomination from Hajipur as Ram Vilas Paswan to confuse the voters, today met the LJP president and narrated his woes.

  • Indo-French Air exercise ‘Garuda-5’ to begin from June 3

    Jodhpur: India and France would start a ten-day joint Air exercise ‘Garuda-5’, aimed at training the pilots and crew of Indian and French fighters in air superiority operations in Rajasthan’s Jodhpur airbase from June 3, IAF sources said.
    Both the Indian Air Force and French Air Force would be engaged in various missions ranging from close combat engagement of large forces, slow mover protection, and protecting and engaging high-value aerial assets in the

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    Key to safe ride lies with passengers?

    New York: It is not always the driver who is responsible for car accidents, as a study has found that loud conversations and horseplay by passengers result in more serious accidents for teen drivers.

  • Repolling in four booths in Rajasthan on Apr 21

    Jaipur: Repolling will take place at three polling booths in Barmer and one in Churu constituency for Lok Sabha elections in the state on April 21.

  • Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi address poll meetings in same day

    Nowgong: Narendra Modi today said a wish of the media for a ‘muqabla’ between him and Rahul Gandhi addressing poll meetings in the same constituency on the same day was fulfilled in Assam today and it should judge in whose favour the people were.