Free Press Journal
  • Former Indian prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee continues to show improvement: AIIMS sources

    New Delhi: Former Indian prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s condition is improving and he is likely to be discharged soon, sources at the All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here said today. The BJP stalwart is admitted to the ICU of the cardio-thoracic centre at the hospital and has shown improvements in the last 10 days. “He continues to show improvement and is being monitored by a team of doctors,” an AIIMS official said.

  • Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister to launch ‘Jan Ashirwad Yatra’ next month

    Bhopal, With Madhya Pradesh slated to go for polls later this year, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan will embark on the “Jan Ashirwad” yatra from Ujjain on July 14 to “seek blessings” of the common people. The yatra will be flagged off by BJP president Amit Shah who will address a public meeting on the occasion.

  • Bhopal: Amit Shah allocates work, asks leaders to listen to party workers

    Bhopal: Keeping in mind the ensuing assembly election national president of the BJP Amit Shah allocated work among party leaders in MP. Shah asked party’s national general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya and public relations minister Narottam Mishra to collect the names, mobile numbers and contact the 40 lakh families in the state, who are associated with the BJP- many of whom have become its members.

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    Mumbai: After Amit Shah’s visit, Saamana changes bitterness towards BJP

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena and its mouthpiece ‘Saamna’ have changed their bitter language against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its government after the closed-door meeting between Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray and BJP president Amit Shah last week.  Instead of taking an anti-government and anti-BJP line, ‘Saamna’ has been defending Sambhaji Bhide, guru to many BJP leaders, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi and chief minister Devendra Fadnavis.

  • Bhopal: Focus on SC, ST seats, rural areas, says Amit Shah 

    Bhopal: Bharatiya Janata Party national president Amit Shah convened a meeting of the party’s election management committee in Jabalpur on Tuesday for the ensuing assembly polls in 2018, and the Lok Sabha elections in 2019.

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    Democracy not possible without opposition, says Amit Shah      

    Raipur: BJP chief Amit Shah today asserted that the opposition has a key role in a democracy and said his party’s slogan of “Congress-free India” means freeing the country of that party’s “culture”. He also said his some of the remarks on Congress President Rahul Gandhi should not be taken as a personal attack as he had only replied to certain questions posed by the opposition party leader.

  • Amit Shah mocks Rahul Gandhi, says lucky that he got such opposition

    New Delhi: Mocking Rahul Gandhi as a “babua” (child), BJP president Amit Shah today said the Congress chief keeps attacking the government for not doing one thing or another but should instead give account of the works of his three generations who ruled India for decades.

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    Unhappy with its alliance BJP, Shiv Sena refuses to implement its threat of quitting from state government

    It is hard to understand why if it is so unhappy in the alliance with the BJP, the Shiv Sena still refuses to implement its threat and quit the ruling alliance in Maharashtra. This daily ‘kitt-kitt’ from the Sena leaders leaves a bad taste in the mouth of Maharashtrians. Besides, it detracts from the business of governance. It is extraordinary that within minutes of the Amit Shah-Uddhav Thackeray meeting at Matoshree on

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    BJP president Amit Shah fails to break the ice, Shiv Sena firm on contesting upcoming elections solo

    Mumbai: BJP president Amit Shah has failed to dissuade the Shiv Sena from going solo in future elections. He failed to placate one of the oldest allies of the BJP, even after a marathon two-hour bridge-building meeting. Sena MP and spokesperson Sanjay Raut gave an indication of which way the wind is blowing.  “The decision to contest all elections solo in future was taken by the party’s National Executive…How can

  • Sampark se Samarthan: Amit Shah meets Olympian Balbir Singh in Chandigarh

    Chandigarh: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah met hockey legend Balbir Singh at his residence in Chandigarh on Thursday as part of the party’s ongoing ‘Sampark se Samarthan’ initiative. Shah was accompanied by the BJP’s Chandigarh MP Kirron Kher and others.

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    BJP outreach exercise: Shah in Chandigarh to meet SAD’s Parkash Badal, 2 sports legends

    Chandigarh, BJP president Amit Shah arrived here today on a day-long visit, during which he will meet SAD patriarch Parkash Singh Badal and two sports legends as part of his party’s “contact for support” campaign ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. Shah will visit the residence of former Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal here, a Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader said. Few senior SAD leaders, including Sukhbir Singh Badal and

  • Mending fences all around

    Shiv Sena leader Uddhav Thackeray must have been pleased as Punch that of all the people, Amit Shah, the unquestioned number two in the ruling dispensation, came calling. One of his outstanding grievances was that he is not accorded the respect that his late father Balasaheb Thackeray had enjoyed. In particular, not only is he miffed that the BJP snatched the chief minister’s crown from his nominee but what seems to rankle

  • Mumbai: Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray makes CM Devendra Fadnavis sit out during meeting with Amit Shah

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena is determined to make the BJP pay for its sins of omission and commission. No wonder when Amit Shah arrived at ‘Matoshree’ to keep his ‘appointment’ with Uddhav Thackeray, Sena was in no mood to ‘play along.’ Rather, Uddhav Thackeray made chief minister Devendra Fadnavis ‘sit out’ while he was meeting Shah.