Free Press Journal
  • Arvind Kejriwal

    Arvind Kejriwal to meet AAP legislators on Sunday

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said that he would meet the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) legislators on Sunday and warn them against taking bribe. Kejriwal tweeted: “Meeting all MLAs, with families, tomorrow (Sunday) evening.” “To remind them why we came in politics. To warn them that Asim Khan episode should not happen again,” he said in his tweet. On Friday, Kejriwal publicly sacked Asim Ahmed Khan as the

  • Shot dead

    Independent candidate shot at in Bihar

    Patna: An independent candidate was shot at and seriously injured on Saturday in Bihar’s Madhubani district and a time bomb was recovered near the gate of an out-of-favour BJP legislator who is contesting as independent candidate, police said.

  • Arvind Kejriwal

    HS Phoolka lauds Arvind Kejriwal for sacking cabinet minister

    New Delhi : Former Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader and senior advocate HS Phoolka on Saturday lauded Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for sacking Food Minister Asim Ahmad Khan over charges of corruption.

  • Giriraj Singh

    Giriraj Singh condemns Raghuvansh’s beef remark, says `whole RJD clan has gone mad`

    Patna : Condemning the remarks on beef made by Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Raghuvansh Prasad Singh, Union Minister of State for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Giriraj Singh on Saturday said that the ‘whole clan of RJD has gone mad.’ “I am very much hurt by hearing this statement of Raghuvansh Prasad. I think all this spoken as a well thought strategy made by Lalau

  • Minor earthquake measuring three magnitudes jolts national capital

    New Delhi : A medium-intensity earthquake measuring 3 magnitudes on the Richter scale hit the national capital early on Saturday. According to the National Centre for Seismology, the epicentre of the earthquake was located in Delhi-NCR and the depth of the tremor was 5 km. The tremor was felt at 1.40 AM across Delhi and its adjoining areas. However, there were no reports of loss of lives and damage to property.

  • bihar

    Bihar polls: First phase campaigning to end today, polling on Monday

    New Delhi : Campaigning for the first phase of the Bihar Assembly elections will end today and 49 constituencies will go to poll in this phase on Monday. 583 candidates, including 54 women are in the fray. The districts that will go to polls in the first phase are Samastipur, Begusarai, Khagaria, Bhagalpur, Banka, Munger, Lakhisarai, Sheikhpura, Nawada and Jamui.

  • Sushma Swaraj

    Sushma Swaraj to leave for two-day visit to Male today

    New Delhi : External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will leave for a two-day visit to Male on Saturday, during which, she along with her Maldivian counterpart Dunya Maumoon will co-chair eeting of the India-Maldives Joint Commission.

  • Munger set for interesting poll battle

    Munger (Bihar): The talk in a tea stall in the Yadav-dominated village of Mohli here is all about Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s exhortations to ‘Yaduvanshis’ to dump RJD chief Lalu Prasad for BJP, which has fielded an unprecedented 22 candidates from the dominant backward caste.

  • Sangeet Som slams owning ‘meat processing unit’ rumours

    Meerut : Refuting reports that he owns a meat processing unit, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sangeet Som on Saturday said that he doesn’t even eat egg and therefore there is no point of him owning a meat processing unit. “I did buy the land but after three months, I had sold it. I don’t know why people are repeating this issue again and again. I have all the documents related to the

  • G-20 nations endorse action plan for transparent global tax regime to curb artificial profit-shifting

    New Delhi : Finance Ministers of the G-20 countries, including India, have endorsed the final detailed action plan for putting in place a coherent and transparent global tax regime to curb artificial profit-shifting ways. Once implemented, the steps would bolster India’s efforts to prevent tax evasion and illegal fund flows. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley also attended the G-20 Finance Ministers meeting at Lima in Peru. The meet approved the final package of measures for

  • Barack Obama

    Barack Obama seeks national effort to end mass shooting

    Washington: A week after a gunman killed nine people and himself at a college in Oregon, US President Barack Obama has sough national effort to end the spree of mass shooting incidents that has rocked the country in the past few years.

  • Borussia Dortmund

    Borussia Dortmund eye Alexandre Pato move

    Rio De Janiero: Borussia Dortmund are preparing an offer to sign Alexandre Pato in Europe’s January transfer window, a media report said. The 26-year-old striker is in the final two months of a two-year loan deal with Sao Paulo from local rivals Corinthians. Having been struck down by injuries in recent seasons, Pato has struck prolific form in 2015 with 24 goals across all competitions. Dortmund are willing to pay 10 million

  • Anirban Lahiri

    Anirban Lahiri paired with Scott for Four-ball

    Incheon (Korea): Ace Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri will see action once again when he goes out with Adam Scott in the Four-ball on the third day of the Presidents Cup.

  • Trinamool ahead in civic polls

    Kolkata: The ruling Trinamool Congress is ahead in most of the wards of Asansol and Bidhannagar Municipal Corporations for which counting is being held today. Trinamool is ahead in 30 out of the 41 wards in Bidhannagar and 25 out of 106 wards of Asansol, West Bengal State Election Commission officials said. Polling for the corporations was held on October 3 in 41 wards of Bidhannagar and 106 wards of Asansol. Opposition parties had alleged large scale violence and malpractices

  • dadri lynch

    Dadri lynching: Congress should stop playing politics: Shahid Siddiqui

    New Delhi : Former Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Shahid Siddiqui on Saturday said that instead of playing politics over the Dadri incident by paying visit to the village, the Congress and other parties should express their goodwill everywhere. “Congress or any other party doesn’t need to visit that village in Dadri. If they want to express goodwill, they should express it everywhere,” Siddiqui told ANI. “The question is not about only Akhlaq’s death or