Free Press Journal
  • BJP’s Tsunami uproots Cong in 25 constituencies

    BHOPAL : The impact of Modi wave in the state was clearly visible in the state in the Lok Sabha election results declared on Friday.  The Modi wave and the hard work of chief minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan led to the BJP winning 27 seats out of 29 in the state. On 25 seats, the performance of Congress was pathetic.

  • BJP ecstatic; Chauhan, Tomar join celebrations at party HQ

    BHOPAL: Celebrations took place at BJP state office Pandit Deendayal Parisar after the declaration of results of 16th Lok Sabha elections. The celebrations included display of fireworks and distribution of sweets. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan and state BJP president Narendra Singh Tomar, addressing the party workers, expressed their gratitude towards senior leaders of the party namely Lalkrishna Advani, Rajnath Singh and Narendra Modi and said that the government, led by Narendra

  • Beauty vs the beast

    Free-flowing Arsenal eye their first trophy in nine years but face difficult Hull test

  • Mukesh Ambani with narendra Modi

    India Inc’s message: Minimum govt and maximum governance

    New Delhi :  Hailing the clear mandate given by voters to the BJP-led NDA, leading lights of corporate India hoped that Narendra Modi-led government will initiate bold and decisive policy reforms to promote economic growth and create jobs to herald a “golden era of change”.

  • Poll frenzy sends Sensex past 25k; profit-booking curbs gains

    Mumbai :  After vaulting past 25,000-mark on the victory of Narendra Modi-led BJP in Lok Sabha polls, the benchmark Sensex on Friday retreated as profit-booking set in and closed at a record 24,121.74, a gain of 216.14 points.The 30-share bluechip index had gained over 1,560 points in five sessions.

  • Rupee rises to 11-month high of 58.79

    Mumbai :  Narendra Modi-led BJP’s thumping victory lifted the rupee to an 11-month closing high of 58.79 against the US dollar, adding 50 paise as exporters sold the US currency and whopping Rs 3,600 crore of FII funds flowed into stock market.

  • BJP win to boost sentiment, policies to determine rating

    New Delhi :  The landslide victory of the BJP-led NDA in the general elections will continue to boost investor sentiment but changes in the country’s credit profile will depend on reforms to be taken by the new government, global rating agencies said.

  • ‘Supremacy’ at stake as German giants clash

    Berlin: Thomas Mueller admits Bayern Munich are aiming to maintain their status as Germany’s top side when the Bavarian giants clash with main rivals Borussia Dortmund in today’s German Cup final.“This is also about supremacy in Germany, it’s about showing our rivals,” said Germany star Mueller as Bayern prepare to play Dortmund for the fourth and final time this season with Borussia leading the current “Der Klassiker” series two wins to Munich’s

  • SC bans ops at 26 Odisha iron ore mines

    New Delhi : The Supreme Court ordered interim stay on iron ore mining in Odisha by companies whose lease agreements have expired and were not renewed by the state government.

  • Sensex danced to fluctuating note on counting day

    The Sensex broke the 25,000-points mark Friday, had an erratic movement, rallying more than 1,000 points and ending just above 200 points on the counting day for the 16th Lok Sabha election results.

  • Will Modi’s good-days call extend to relations with RBI?

    MUMBAI :  A few minutes past noon on Friday, the Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial candidate, Narendra Modi, expressed his delight, proclaiming on micro-blogging website Twitter that the “good days” would soon be here.

  • Nita Ambani set to join RIL board

    New Delhi :  Nita Ambani, wife of Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani, has been recommended for appointment as a director on the board of the company, reports PTI.

  • Ramirez confident of Uruguay calling

    Montevideo: Uruguay’s attacking midfielder Gaston Ramirez said he is confident of being selected to play for the national team in the upcoming 2014 Brazil World Cup. Ramirez, who is one of the 23 provisional players selected so far, said Thursday he was certain he would get the chance “to wear the national team jersey and fight for a place at the World Cup”, reports Xinhua.“If I wasn’t confident. I wouldn’t have come,”

  • Dr Ajay Shankar Mehta sent to jail

    BHOPAL: Former vice chairman, Jan Abhiyan Parishad  Dr Ajay Shankar Mehta was been sent to jail on Friday. STF had produced him in district court and he was sent to jail.  He was arrested on Thursday in connection with police constable recruitment -2012 fraud.

  • Modi historic win to inaugurate golden era: Maya Singh

    BHOPAL: Minister for women and child development, Maya Singh has termed the historic victory of the BJP, led by Narendra Modi, in the Lok Sabha polls as the beginning of golden era in India.  Minister Maya Singh said the historic majority gained by the BJP in the Lok Sabha elections is the proof of support of people to Narendra Modi. The people want to see him as the Prime Minister. She said

  • Foodgrain output revised up at record 264.38 MT in ‘13-14

    New Delhi :  The government revised upwards foodgrain production estimates by over 1 million tonne to a record 264.38 MT for the 2013-14 crop year due to robust southwest monsoon rainfall,” the Agriculture Ministry said while releasing the 3rd Advance Estimates of crop production in the 2013-14 crop year (July-June). In the second advance estimates, released in February, the total foodgrain production was pegged at 263.2 MT.