Free Press Journal
  • Savings-investment myth of demonetisation

    Going by the numbers, there seems to be lots to cheer post-demonetisation. Indian households, who hitherto would have spent all their waking hours thinking of how to add to their holdings of property, gold and silver jewellery, have now adopted the mantra of ‘less cash’. So, as latest data reveals, Indian households’ holdings of cash have turned negative and they have started saving more in the form of bank deposits, life insurance

  • Is Yashwant Sinha calling spade a spade or exaggerating facts about Indian economy?

    India, a land of 1.25 billion people is currently going through an economic crisis of some sorts. From low GDP numbers to growth rate, lack of jobs, slowdown, global economic crisis has hit Indian economy very hard and India, which aspires to become the global player is standing at crossroads in current economic situation. In May 2014, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) under the leadership of Narendra Modi swept the polls and formed

  • Rahul targets PM, says ‘achhe din’ will come when Congress is in power

    New Delhi: Keeping up the heat on demonetisation, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said on Wednesday that it is for the first time that India’s Prime Minister is being “ridiculed the world over” for taking such an “ill-conceived” decision. Addressing a Congress ‘Jan Vedna’ meeting against note ban, the party Vice President said “achhe din” (good days) will come when Congress comes back to power at the Centre in 2019.

  • Ram Kadam

    BJP MLA Ram Kadam files complaint against Kapil Sharma

    Mumbai: BJP’s MLA Ram Kadam filed a complaint against stand up comedian Kapil Sharma in the Cyber Cell of Mumbai Crime Branch on Friday after the latter put out a tweet claiming that he was asked to cough up Rs. 5 lakh for construction work in his office.

  • Kapil Sharma

    Comic gets serious: Did Kapil bite more than he can chew?

    Claims civic officials asked him to cough up Rs 5 lakh as bribe to regularize construction work at his Versova office. BMC contests claim, charges construction work was illegal and he had been served a stop work notice.

  • Congress ridicules Modi for shift to nationalism

    “It was development, jobs, growth, and good governance, … & bringing ”Acche Din” for all. PM has conveniently forgotten it but people of India can see through his statement,” Randeep Singh Surjewala Congress Spokesperson (more…)

  • Acche Din for Varun Gandhi?

    Sidelined Sultanpur MP meets Amit Shah, may be back in the reckoning for central team .

  • Devendra Fadnavis

    Health: Out of box solutions needed Dr. Shyam Ashtekar

    The alliance government needs to get real and imaginative on core health issues. We need to catch up with the world, not just the other Indian states. One year is not too long, but not too short a time either for planning and roadmaps. (more…)

  • Modi Government

    Shiv Sena attacks NDA Govt., questions motto of ‘Acche Din’

    Mumbai : The Shiv Sena on Wednesday took a swing at the NDA Government by questioning Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s motto of ‘Acche Din,’ lashing out at the ruling government on price rise of commodities in the country.

  • Devendra Fadnavis

    Still waiting for Acche Din

    The next BMC elections are likely to be the turning point in the relations between the saffron partners- who are not just allies but also rivals of the same votebank. The outcome of the polls will not only decide the fate of the saffron allies but also the fate of the Sena, possibly ushering in new political alignments in state politics.  (more…)

  • Rahul Gandhi

    When will ‘achche din’ come for farmers? Rahul asks PM

    Bargarh (Odisha): Embarking on a ‘Save Farmer March’ in Odisha, Rahul Gandhi today accused the Narendra Modi government of neglecting farmers and took a dig at the prime minister, asking when will the promised ‘achche din’ come for them.

  • ‘Acche din’ is neither BJP’s nor Modi’s slogan: Tomar

    Indore : Nearly 15 months after the BJP-led NDA government came to power at the Centre, Union Minister for Steel and Mines Narendra Singh Tomar claimed that they never gave a slogan of ‘acche din’ and it would be inappropriate to associate them to the slogan.

  • Now, you can’t cheat people, Sena tells BJP

    “A lot has to be done in the next five years to fulfill the aspirations of people. You (the BJP) had promised ‘Acche Din’ to people and thus cannot cheat them now,” says Sena chief in an interview in ‘Saamana’ (more…)

  • Uddhav Thackeray

    BJP can’t cheat people now after promising ‘Acche Din’: ShivSena

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray today took a dig at its ally and said that ground realities have remained unchanged despite BJP coming to power at the Centre, promising ‘Acche Din’. “Even 50 years are not enough to clean up the mess created by the erstwhile government. But a lot has to be done in the next five years to fulfill the aspirations of people. You (the BJP) had promised ‘Acche Din’ to people and

  • Amit Shah

    ‘Acche din’ will take 25 years : Amit Shah

    Bhopal : Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah has said that the ‘acche din’ promised by his political organisation will take 25 years to be achieved, adding that a mere five-year rule by the party cannot take the country to the top of the world. According to reports, Shah said that ‘acche din’ was the pride that India enjoyed before the British Raj, adding that the BJP would need to win elections at

  • ‘Acche din’ for Amethi about to come, assures Uma Bharti

    New Delhi : Union minister Uma Bharti on Wednesday assured villagers from Amethi that for them ‘acche din’ (good days) were about to come as her fellow union minister Smriti Irani would now look after the place.