Free Press Journal
  • Youth Congres meme on PM Modi’s ‘chaiwala’ past kicks up storm

    New Delhi: An online magazine of the Congress’ youth wing today set off a political firestorm with a meme about Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘chaiwala’ past, provoking a backlash from the ruling BJP, and prompting a
    red-faced Congress to distance from it.

  • Woman with crude anti-Trump pickup truck decal arrested

    Dallas: The driver of a pickup displaying an expletive-filled message to President Donald Trump and his supporters in the Houston area was arrested on an outstanding warrant.

  • House Democrats demand Donald Trump impeachment hearings

    Washington, A small group of House Democrats have introduced articles of impeachment against US President Donald Trump. Representative Steve Cohen told a press conference on Wednesday that five other Democrats have signed his resolution to introduce five articles of impeachment against the President, Xinhua news agency reported.

  • Japan, US stage naval drill amid North Korea tension

    Tokyo: Japan and the United States launched a joint naval drill today in a show of force aimed at NorthKorea, whose nuclear ambitions dominated US President Donald Trump’s recent Asia trip. The 10-day exercise, joined by some 14,000 US servicemen, aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan and the guided-missile destroyers USS Stethem, USS Chafee and USS Mustin, among others, “will take place in waters surrounding Okinawa” in southern Japan, the US navy said

  • US President Donald Trump calls 12-day Asia tour ‘tremendous success’

    Washington: United States President Donald Trump has hailed his 12-day Asia tour as ‘‘tremendous success’’, claiming a “great American comeback” that has restored the U.S’ standing in the world. “Today, I want to update the American people on the tremendous success of this trip and the progress we’ve made to advance American security and prosperity throughout the year,” Trump said from the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House.

  • Trump deserves death for insulting Kim: N Korea

    Seoul : North Korea’s state media on Wednesday slammed Donald Trump for insulting leader Kim Jong-Un, saying the US president deserved the death penalty and calling him a coward for cancelling a visit to the inter-Korean border, reports AFP.

  • North Korea slams Trump for insulting leader

    Seoul, North Korea’s state media today slammed Donald Trump for insulting leader Kim Jong-Un, saying the US president deserved the death penalty and calling him a coward for cancelling a visit to the inter-Korean border.

  • Donald Trump skips East Asia Summit

    Manila : United States President Donald Trump on Tuesday skipped the 12th East Asia Summit (EAS) plenary session due to events running behind schedule.

  • Donald Trump Jr bares messages with WikiLeaks during campaign

    Washington: President Donald Trump’s son has released a series of messages he had with WikiLeaks after a report suggested he had secretly liaised with the group that published Hillary Clinton’s emails during last year’selection. Donald Trump, Jr revealed what he said was the “entire” chain of Twitter direct messages with WikiLeaks between September 2016 and July this year, in which the anti-secrecy group sought to feed information to the Trump campaign and

  • Trump hails ‘great bond’ with Duterte, draws flak

    Manila : Donald Trump declared on Monday he had a “great relationship” with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, a self-proclaimed killer who is waging a drugs war that rights groups say involves mass murder, as the leaders joked with each other in Manila, reports AFP.

  • British politics: The fallout of Priti Patel’s fall

    It is learnt that the US President, Donald Trump, is also not very happy with Theresa May. In this situation, it would be interesting to watch May’s next steps to retain her  power and ensure better foothold for the Tories in Britain.

  • Trump offers to mediate in South China Sea

    Hanoi : United States President Donald Trump has offered to serve as a mediator on the South China Sea territorial disputes, as he met with Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Hanoi, reports ANI.

  • Donald Trump hails India for achieving astounding growth

    Washington DC: United States President Donald Trump has lauded India for achieving astounding growth and praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s efforts to bring together the country as one.

  • Trade ministers agree Asia-Pacific trade pact without US

    Danang: Trade ministers from 11 Asia-Pacific countries agreed today to press ahead with a major trade deal without the United States, as the world’s largest economy seeks to go it alone under President Donald Trump’s ‘America First’ policy. Trump pulled his country from the Trans-Pacific partnership (TPP) at the start of the year, dismaying allies and casting into doubt an agreement heralded for tying lowertariffs to strong environmental and labour protections.