Free Press Journal
  • MNS Chief Raj THackeray

    Maharashtra rejects Raj Thackeray’s brand of politics

    At one shot, millions of Maharashtra voters have dumped the chauvinistic politics of Raj Thackeray’s Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS), who often resorted to thuggish ways like vandalising toll booths to prove its point, and came all out for his estranged cousin Uddhav Thackeray’s Shiv Sena, the votes it polled only helping to undercut the Congress-NCP alliance.

  • HC grants a week’s parole to Katara killer

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Friday granted a week’s parole to Vishal Yadav, serving life imprisonment along with his cousin Vikas for abducting and killing Nitish Katara in 2002.

  • CBI officer who probed fodder scam to investigate IPL scam

    New Delhi: B B Misra, a senior IPS officer who had earlier handled some of the most high-profile CBI cases like the fodder scam and Nandigram firing in West Bengal, was today appointed as the chief investigator of the IPL betting and spot-fixing scandal by the Supreme Court.

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    Rahul Gandhi maintains lead in Amethi

    Amethi: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi maintains a lead of 75,104 votes over his nearest rival Smriti Irani of BJP in Amethi.

  • Congress suffers yet another humiliating defeat in Delhi

    New Delhi: Congress’ electoral humiliation in the national capital continued as it was handed a crushing defeat today in the Lok Sabha polls with its seven MPs, including two Union Ministers, relegated to third position in their constituencies.

  • Nawaz Sharif

    Nawaz Sharif congratulates Modi

    Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Friday congratulated BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for winning the Indian general election.

  • Only one woman candidate makes it LS from Kerala

    Cochi: CPI(M) politburo member and former Kerala Minister P K Sreemathi, who won from Kannur, is the lone woman candidate to have successfully made it to the Lok Sabha from Kerala.

  • PlanComm, PMEAC members to put in papers tomorrow

    New Delhi: Members of the Planning Commission and Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council (PMEAC) are expected to submit their resignation tomorrow to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.

  • Azharuddin loses in Tonk-Sawai Madhopur

    Jaipur: Former cricketer and Congress candidate Mohammed Azharuddin was today defeated in Tonk-Sawai Madhopur Lok Sabha seat Rajasthan by BJP’s Sukhbir Singh Jaunpuria.

  • Role of senior BJP leaders to be decided collectively

    New Delhi: An elated Rajnath Singh today gave credit to the party and persona of Narendra Modi for the spectacular performance of BJP in the elections and said role of senior party leaders including LK Advani would be decided collectively and with consensus.

  • Nation should remain united: RSS to BJP

    New Delhi: In an unambiguous message, RSS today asked the BJP, all set to assume office with Narendra Modi as Prime Minister, to set aside ideological, religious and social differences and create an environment where nation stays “united” and there is total social “inclusiveness”.

  • State Vote – Arunachal: Congress wins 30 seats, leads in 9 more

    New Delhi: The Congress had won 30 Assembly seats in Arunachal Pradesh and was leading in nine others. The Bharatiya Janata Party had won three and was leading in six more. Currently, the Congress has 55 members in the 60-seat assembly.

  • Innocent turns giant killer

    Kochi: Ace Malayalam film actor Innocent, the CPI-M backed Independent candidate from Chalakudy constituency who created ripples by defeating senior Congress leader P C Chacko, is the first film personality from Kerala to enter the lower House of Parliament.

  • 2014 Lok Sabha Results

    PARTY LEAd WIN L+W 2009 Vote Share
    272 Seats Total Seats: 543
    NDA 249 85 334 +197 40.01%