Free Press Journal
  • Kerala Government’s circular over tricolour hoisting ‘politically motivated’

    Palakkad (Kerala): The principal of Kerala’s Vyasa Vidya Peethom School, where Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat unfurled the tricolor today, blamed the state government of implementing rules for hoisting a tricolour to fulfill its political interests.

  • Republic Day: PM Narendra Modi pays tribute at Amar Jawan Jyoti

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the three Service Chiefs paid tribute at Amar Jawan Jyoti at India Gate in Delhi on the occasion of 69th Republic Day. The Amar Jawan, the immortal soldier, is symbolised by a reversed rifle standing on its barrel and crested by a soldier’s helmet. Earlier in the day, Prime Minister Modi had greeted the nation on his Twitter handle.

  • Republic Day 2018: Mohan Bhagwat hoist tricolour at Kerala school

    Palakkad (Kerala): Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat on Friday unfurled the national flag at the Vyasa Vidya Peethom School at Palakkad in Kerala on the occasion of 69th Republic Day. Bhagwat is here as part of a three-day RSS camp. “I wish every citizen of our nation a very happy Republic Day. There are different languages, cultures, traditions, customs, etc. still we are united,” the RSS chief said.

  • Rahul Gandhi to launch poll campaign in Meghalaya

    Shillong: Congress President Rahul Gandhi will on January 30 launch his party’s election campaign for the February 27 Meghalaya Assembly elections, a party official said on Friday.

  • Veteran Bengali actress Supriya Devi passes away

    Kolkata: Veteran Bengali film actress Supriya Devi, who reached legendary heights for her excellent portrayal of the protagonist Neeta in Ritwik Ghatak’s cult film “Meghe Dhaka Tara”, died at her residence here on Friday following a massive cardio-respiratory failure, her physician S.K. Sarkar said.

  • Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah calls Amit Shah ‘brainless man’

    Bengaluru (Karnataka): Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Friday took a potshot at Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah and called him ‘a brainless man.’ Speaking to media, the Chief Minister said, “Amit Shah has no brain it seems, he is a brainless man.” Siddaramaiah further attacked the BJP chief on Twitter and dubbed him an “ex-jailbird”.

  • Padmaavat row: BJP leader Suraj Pal Amu sent to judicial custody

    Gurugram (Haryana): A Gurugram court on Friday sent Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Suraj Pal Amu to judicial custody till January 29 for his statements against the film ‘Padmaavat’. Yesterday, Amu was taken into preventive detention.

  • Soldiers celebrate Republic Day at Attari-Wagah border

    Attari-Wagah (Punjab): On the occasion of 69th Republic Day, celebration is being held at Attari-Wagah border. The soldiers performed the flag hoisting ceremony and distributed sweets to celebrate the occasion.

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    Mumbai: Woman tries to self-immolate at Republic Day parade at Shivaji Park

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police on Friday detained a woman along with her two sons while trying to enter Republic Day parade venue at Shivaji Park. She was reportedly aggrieved over husband’s custodial death and was planning to immolate herself. More details are awaited.

  • Live Scores, Match updates, Commentary: India vs South Africa, 3rd Test, Day 3 at Johannesburg

    India finally fought back in the series on the second day of the third Test at Wanderers, Johannesburg as visitors were 49/1 at stumps on Day 2 leading by 42 runs with nine wickets in hand. Earlier, South Africa were bowled out for 194 with Indian pacer Jasprit Bumrah picking up his maiden five-wicket haul to restrict Proteas total.

  • ‘Indo-Nepal relation to start afresh under new Nepal Govt.’

    Kathmandu: The ‘to be formed’ new government of Nepal, under Prime Ministership of KP Oli, will take Indo- Nepal relation to a new height, giving it a new start, claimed Communist Party of Nepal- Unified Marxist Leninist (CPN- UML) leader Pradip Gyawali.

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    Oprah Winfrey rules out 2020 US Presidential bid

    Washington D.C.: Oprah Winfrey made it very clear that she will not run in the 2020 United States presidential election, as she does not “have the DNA” for the same. The talk show host, however, was widely touted as a potential candidate for the Democratic party in the hope that her celebrity brand could rival Donald Trump’s appeal.

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    Padmaavat Row: Relook needed at freedom of speech

    The Supreme Court needs to re-examine the issue of freedom of speech and expression and whether judges anywhere within India can prevent the media from reporting what takes place in open court.