Free Press Journal
  • Delhi govt to give Rs 1 crore to slain BSF jawan Narendra Singh’s family

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said that Rs 1 crore would be given to the family of a BSF trooper who was killed by Pakistani forces on the International Border near Jammu. Kejriwal made the announcement after visiting Narendra Singh’s family in Haryana’s Sonipat along with Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)’s state unit chief Naveen Jaihind.

  • Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal urges Yashwant Sinha to contest Lok Sabha elections

    Noida: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has urged former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha to contest the upcoming Lok Sabha elections in 2019. However, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convener did not name the party or the constituency from which the former finance minister should contest the polls.

  • AAP blames Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP for ‘economic mess’

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday blamed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the deteriorating economic condition, saying “the economy was never in such a mess”. “The BJP’s central leadership, in the last few months, either does not know what to do or is simply not bothered about the hardships it is heaping on the Aam Aadmi,” Delhi’s ruling party said in a statement. “The economy was never in such a

  • AAP will not ally with Congress in 2019 Lok Sabha elections, says Gopal Rai

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will not ally with the Congress in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Gopal Rai, a cabinet minister in the Delhi government, has said, adding that being a part of a post-poll Grand Alliance will depend on the manner in which the electorate votes.

  • Ujjain: AAP announces sixth list of candidates

    Ujjain: Aam Aadmi Party’s state president and chief ministrial candidate Alok Agrawal announced the list of candidates for upcoming assembly elections in a meeting at Mathur Vaisya Dharamsala on Sunday. Names of candidates for 18 assembly seats were declared along with Ujjain zone in-charge Indra Vikram Singh, ex Colonel Umesh Verma.

  • Delhi to get doorstep delivery of 100 services by Sep 10

     New Delhi : Delhiites will get doorstep delivery of various government services, including driving licence, marriage certificate and ration cards from September 10, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Friday.

  • Delhi High Court seeks EC’s stand on AAP wanting de-registration of similar named party

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today sought response of the Election Commission on a plea by the Aam Aadmi Party against the poll panel’s decision to reject its objection against registration of the ‘Aapki Apni Party (Peoples)’ as a political party. Justice Siddharth Mridul issued notice to the EC and the Aapki Apni Party (Peoples) seeking their stand on the plea by AAP seeking de-registration of the newly formed party.

  • Not part of anti-AAP brigade, says Ashutosh

    New Delhi: Former Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Ashutosh on Wednesday accused AAP of using his surname for caste politics, only to clarify just two hours later that he has been misunderstood and he is not part of the ‘anti-AAP brigade’.

  • Aam Aadmi Party announces Atishi Marlena as its first Lok Sabha candidate

    New Delhi: Delhi’s ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday announced Atishi Marlena, a former advisor to Education Minister Manish Sisodia, as its candidate in the Lok Sabha election from East Delhi constituency. She is the first candidate to be announced by AAP for the 2019 elections.

  • Shatrughan Sinha hails AAP, BJP workers show black flag

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Shatrughan Sinha was on Friday shown black flags by party workers as he shared the stage with Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leaders at a programme in the national capital. Sinha took part in a skill development programme for manual scavengers, organised by the office of District Magistrate (Shahdara) here where he praised the AAP and its workers.

  • AAP in trouble: Week after Ashutosh’s exit, now Ashish Khetan quits party

    New Delhi : Aam Aadmi Party leader Ashish Khetan announced his resignation from the party on Wednesday, a week after another key face, Ashutosh, made his exit, pushing the party grappling with dissidence and discontent into further uncertainty.

  • Now, Aam Aadmi Party leader Ashish Khetan quits, week after Ashutosh takes similar decision

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Ashish Khetan on Wednesday announced his resignation from the party, a step that comes a week after another leader, Ashutosh, took a similar decision. “Early this year I made my decision to quit active politics after much deliberation and in consultation with family and close friends. However, since both the party and the government were beset with a series of crises, I waited for an opportune

  • Kerala floods: AAP MLAs, MPs to donate one month salary, says CM Arvind Kejriwal

    New Delhi: All AAP MPs, MLAs and ministers will donate one-month salary for the relief work in flood-ravaged Kerala, where 194 people have died. Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convenor Arvind Kejriwal yesterday announced Rs 10 crore relief for the state from the government.

  • Arvind Kejriwal – ‘Aam Aadmi’ of politics; here is all you need to know about him and his ‘Aam’ family

    A man who joined politics to change the political scenario in India, and make country corruption free. A man literally proved the theory of “one man can make a difference”, he started of his political career with Anna Hazare’s — the anti-corruption crusade — and emerged as a face of Aam Aadmi in politics. Yes, we are talking about Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party’s national Convenor Arvind Kejriwal.

  • Those dividing nation on religious terms are not its well-wishers: Arvind Kejriwal

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday urged people to love and respect fellow Indians for the nation’s development, saying those dividing the country on religious grounds are not its well-wishers. “People are made to fight in the name of religion. One religion is instigated against another. The nation is our mother and we are its children irrespective of the religion or caste. A house where people living together are fighting will