Free Press Journal
  • Bhopal: Preeti’s kin made to sit in police stn till 1.30 am, alleges LoP

    Bhopal: Leader of Opposition (LoP) Ajay Singh on Wednesday accused police of harassing family members of Preeti Raghuvanshi, daughter-in-law of PWD minister Rampal Singh. Government power is being used to hush up the case, alleged Singh claiming that the Preeti’s family is terrified as they are receiving threats.

  • Bhopal: Meeting to select HRC chief put off  

    BHOPAL: The meeting of the committee for selecting the chairman of MP Human Rights Commission was postponed on Thursday after Leader of Opposition in the Vidhan Sabha Ajay Singh objected to absence of home minister Bhupendra Singh.

  • SpiceJet is ‘too small’ to snap up ailing Air India

    Mumbai : Ajay Singh, the chairman of low-cost carrier SpiceJet, ruled his airline out of the race for privatisation-bound Air India (AI), saying, “we are too small to bid for a large airline like the national carrier.” Addressing an annual aviation summit organised by industry consultancy CAPA on Tuesday, he said, “Air India is a national asset and I am pretty sure that there will be many takers for it like the

  • Next decade belongs to India: CEOs

    Davos : Indian entrepreneurs at the WEF Summit expressed delight over PM Narendra Modi’s address at the plenary session. Talking to ANI, co-founder and owner of SpiceJet, Ajay Singh, said that PM Modi has ‘walked the talk’. “Prime Minister Modi spoke about a new India, which was about Digital India, importance of big data, AI. He has definitely walked the talk,” Singh said. Meanwhile, the CEO of Paytm, Vijay Shekhar Sharma, was

  • Bhopal: Ajay Singh urges PM to institute probe into RERA, PDS scams

    Bhopal: The leader of opposition in the state assembly Ajay Singh has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to institute a probe by a retired Supreme Court judge into RERA and PDS scams that have taken place in Madhya Pradesh.

  • Bhopal: Post mega show on 12-year Shivraj rule; BJP skips 14 years of govt

    Bhopal: On Friday, the BJP government will complete its 14 years in office in Madhya Pradesh. The party had celebrated 12 years of Shivraj Singh Chouhan as chief minister on a grand scale. Programmes were organised at all district headquarters and a mega show was mounted at
    Bhopal by the Bhopal Municipal Corporation, where the chief minister was feted by the Haryana Governor Kaptan Singh Solanki.

  • Bhopal: Congress demands minister Arya’s removal, submits memorandum to Governor

    Bhopal: Leader of Opposition Ajay Singh submitted a memorandum addressed to Governor Om Prakash Kohli demanding immediate termination of minister Lal Singh Arya in connection with Makhanlal Jathav murder case. Memorandum was handed over to Governor’s principal secretary Dr M Mohan Rao in absence of Governor.

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    Bhopal: Rama’s Chitrakoot puts faith in Cong, shuns BJP

    Bhopal: In a major setback to ruling dispensation in the state, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) lost Chitrakoot assembly seat to Congress in the bypoll, results of which was announced on Sunday. Congress candidate Neelanshu Chaturvedi emerged victorious defeating ruling party’s Shankar Dayal Tripathi by 14,133 votes. As many as 2,455 votes were polled under the ‘none of the above’ (NOTA) category. While Chaturvedi received 66,810, Tripathi could muster only 52,677 votes.

  • Bhopal: Congress demands HM’s head as Oppn takes on govt over law and order situation

    Bhopal: Condemning the Bhopal gangrape case, the Opposition parties staged a demonstration against deteriorating law and order situation in the state capital on Friday. Congress, Aam Aadmi Party, CPM and others condemned the gangrape. Staging a protest at GRP police station at Habibganj, Congress workers demanded removal of home minister Bhupendra Singh Thakur. DCC president PC Sharma said that police were unable to ensure safety of girls in the state capital. “I

  • Bhopal: CBI charge-sheet reignites Vyapam slugfest

    Bhopal: With the CBI filing a charge-sheet, the Vyapam mega scam, which was dumped in the cold storage for the past many months, is back on the political centre stage. The Congress is crying foul over the premier investigative agency giving a clean-chit to the chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan.

  • Bhopal: Maheshwari, Ajay skip Lokayukta’s swearing-in

    Bhopal: Governor Om Prakash Kohli administered the oath of office to Justice Naresh Gupta as the new Lokayukta of the state at a function at the Rajbhavan here on Wednesday. Justice Gupta is a former judge of the Jabalpur HC. Up Lokayukta Umesh Maheshwari and Leader of Opposition in the Vidhan Sabha Ajay Singh did not attend the function.

  • India to fight against Pakistan along with SAARC nations at South Asian Boxing Championship

    Guwahati:  India will take on arch-rivals Pakistan during the South Asian boxing Championship, which will also see other SAARC countries participating including Afghanistan, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh amongst others. India will be hosting the South Asian boxing Championship for the first time in Guwahati from December 6 to 10, Boxing Federation of India (BFI) said after its executive committee meeting on Tuesday.

  • Bhopal: ‘Ajay Singh baseless allegations hurt our reputation’

    Bhopal: Chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and wife Sadhna Singh appeared before the court of chief judicial magistrate, Bhopal on Wednesday to record their statements, in a defamation complaint filed by them, against the leader of opposition in state assembly Ajay Singh.
    Accusing Ajay Singh of hurting their reputation by his baseless allegations, the couple has sought compensation of Rs 1 crore in the case. The hearing went around three hours and the

  • Bhopal: Daily fuel price revision not boon, but a bane

    Bhopal: The prices of petroleum products are changing daily after June 16, 2017. The daily revision benefits the customers if the prices changed in international market. Apparently, during the first fortnight of that month rates have dropped but it started rising after July 3. State owned fuel companies in June withdrew the 15-year old practice of revising rates every fortnight.

  • Bhopal: Meeting to select Info commissioners cancelled after LoP raises a stink

    Bhopal: After the leader of opposition in the Vidhan Sabha Ajay Singh objected to the presence of Minister Narottam Mishra, who has been disqualified by the Election Commission, on the committee for selection of information commissioners, the state government cancelled the meeting of the panel, scheduled for Monday.