Free Press Journal
  • Maharashtra: CM Devendra Fadnavis threatens to expose ‘corrupt’ NCP

    Mumbai: Hitting back at the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) over its Halla Bol Morcha (charge on the government) against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-Shiv Sena alliance, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has prepared to expose the corruption cases during Congress-NCP regime in the state.

  • Maharashtra MLC by-poll: BJP leader Prasad Lad gets 209 votes while the opposition’s Dilip Mane grabs 73 votes

    Mumbai: Prasad Lad, candidate of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-Shiv Sena alliance, managed to split nine votes of Congress and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) as he traunced his Congress rival Dilip Mane in a straight by-election in a sole seat of Member of Legislative Council (MLC). Lad got 209 votes whereas Mane get 73 votes. Two invalid votes were of BJP legislators.

  • Mumbai: BJP reaps benefits of Shiv Sena’s Hindutva agenda

    Mumbai: After twenty-five years of Babri masjid demolition in Ayodhya, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has become the single most powerful party in the country. It has not only grabbed power at the centre and 18 states in the country. Compared to them, Shiv Sena, the party that took responsibility of the demolition and pushed forth the agenda of Hindutva slamming, BJP for shying away from it, has become a weaker brother in

  • Unlike Modi I am human, thanks for pointing out mistake: Rahul to BJP

    New Delhi : Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday thanked the BJP for pointing out mistakes in his tweet question on Tuesday over inflation, saying that “unlike” Prime Minister Narendra Modi he was “human” and did make the odd mistake. He asked the BJP to “please do keep it coming”.

  • Alternate narrative is still missing

    AS the Gujarat elections are at the door-step to be followed by similar exercises in Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh next year, the opposition must realise that whatever it is offering to the people as an alternate narrative has no selling points, apparently.

  • Fifth bullet: Why no justice for women in Guj, Rahul asks Modi

    Citing records from various central agencies and institutions, the Congress leader pointed out that Gujarat was ranked third in human trafficking, fifth in acid attacks on women & 10th in rape of minor girls.

  • Maharashtra MLC bypoll: Cross voting expected; BJP claims Prasad Lad will grab 203 votes

    Mumbai: The bypoll for the sole seat to elect the member of state legislative council on December 7 would be a straight contest between Prasad Lad, candidate of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-Shiv Sena alliance, and Dilip Mane, candidate of opposition Congress and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP). BJP tried for an unopposed poll but Congress did not respond and remained firm on contesting the poll.

  • Gujarat polls: BJP releases sixth list of 34 candidates

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday released its sixth list of 34 candidates for the upcoming Gujarat Assembly elections. Out of 34 candidates, 12 are from the Patidar community. The nominated candidates were Laljibhai Prajapati from Palanpur, Shashikantbhai Pandya from Deesa, Ashokbhai Patel from North Gandhinagar, Lavingji Thakor from Radhanpur, Jainarayanbhai Vyas from Siddhpur and others.

  • BJP lashes out at RaGa for his ‘hugplomacy’ jibe at PM Modi

    New Delhi : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday hit back at Rahul Gandhi for his “failed hugplomacy” jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the release of LeT founder Hafiz Saeed, saying the Congress Vice President should stand with the country and not with the mastermind of the Mumbai massacre.

  • Congress vs BJP in Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections

    BJP hits back at Rahul Gandhi for his ‘hugplomacy’ jibe at PM Modi

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday hit back at Rahul Gandhi for his “failed hugplomacy” jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the release of LeT founder Hafiz Saeed, saying the Congress Vice President should stand with the country and not with the mastermind of the Mumbai massacre.

  • Democracy under threat, Oppn should work together: Mamata

    Kolkata : West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday said that democracy is under threat in the country under the BJP rule and called upon Opposition parties to work together for the greater interest of the people before the next Lok Sabha polls.

  • Maharashtra: BJP under RSS pressure to choose loyalist as candidate for MLC bypoll

    Mumbai: After the emerging name of Prasad Lad, state vice president of Bharatiya Janata Party as a probable candidate for the byelection to the lone legislative Council seat, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Raosaheb Danve came under pressure from party loyalists and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS). Party spokespersons met Fadnavis and Danve and pressured them to give the ticket to anyone from the party. RSS too has informed Fadnavis not to