Free Press Journal
  • Truth of Judge Loya’s death will one day come out, BJP misinterpreting order: Congress

    New Delhi: Disagreeing with the Supreme Court verdict that rejected pleas seeking a probe into the death of judge B H Loya, the Congress today demanded a fair inquiry to address the “unanswered questions” and accused the BJP of making “false political capital” by “misinterpreting” the apex court order.

  • Arvind Kejriwal discharged in DDCA defamation case

    New Delhi: A court here on Thursday discharged Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and suspended BJP parliamentarian Kirti Azad in a criminal defamation complaint filed by the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) and its then Vice-President Chetan Chauhan.

  • Justice Loya Death: BJP sees Rahul Gandhi’s invisible hand behind petitions, seeks Congress’ apology

    New Delhi: The BJP on Thursday said the “invisible hand” behind the petition on Judge B.H. Loya case was of the Congress and its President Rahul Gandhi and they should apologise to the country for defaming the judiciary. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) came down heavily on opposition parties after the Supreme Court dismissed the petition seeking a Special Investigation Team (SIT) probe

  • Good idea, bad timing

    These are tense times. Trust between the Opposition and the ruling party has vanished completely. Both suspect each other’s motives. The absence of engagement, formal and informal, has led them to fear the worst from each other. In such a dire climate, a give and take on a matter of huge importance, requiring close cooperation and coordination at the political and government levels, is unthinkable. In this context, the suggestion of the

  • BJP moves to rejig organisations in poll-bound MP, Raj

    New Delhi/Jaipur/Bhopal : Having suffered reverses in recent bypolls, the BJP moved to rejig its organisations in two states where assembly elections are due later this year, as it appointed a new party president in Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday and appeared set to bring in a new chief in Rajasthan.

  • Budget 2018, P Chidambaram, Senior Congress leader, ex-union minister P Chidambaram, Narendra Modi, Arun Jaitley

    Chidambaram asks BJP to explain stand on Raja’s remarks

    Chennai: Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Wednesday asked the BJP to make its stand clear on the statement of its Tamil Nadu leader H. Raja, calling DMK MP Kanimozhi an illegitimate child of party chief M. Karunanidhi.

  • Supreme Court reserves verdict on Navjot Singh Sidhu’s plea in 1988 road rage case

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court today reserved its judgment on the appeal filed by cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu challenging the Punjab and Haryana High Court verdict convicting and sentencing him to three years in jail in a 1988 road rage case. A bench comprising Justices J Chelameswar and Sanjay Kishan Kaul reserved the verdict after hearing the arguments.

  • Bhopal: Nandkumar quits as BJP State president of Madhya Pradesh

    Bhopal: State president of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Nandkumar Singh Chauhan resigned on Tuesday. Chauhan said he had put down his papers before Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and sent it to the central leadership of the party for consideration.

  • Bihar JDU, BJP leaders demand reservation for poor from upper castes

    Patna: Now, the demand to give reservation to poor from upper castes has come up from Bihar. The upper caste leaders from Janata Dal-United (JDU) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) have demanded reservation for the forward caste people who are economically worst than the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (SCs /STs).

  • Long queues outside ATMs in MP

    Bhopal/Indore : A large number of ATMs failed to dispense cash for the second consecutive day on Tuesday in several parts of Madhya Pradesh with the Congress accusing the BJP of hoarding money for the upcoming Karnataka polls.

  • Mehul Choksi enjoyed Rahul’s patronage, claims BJP

    New Delhi : The BJP on Tuesday said that the Gitanjali Group’s Mehul Choksi, who is an accused in the multi-crore PNB fraud case, enjoyed the “patronage” of Congress President Rahul Gandhi.

  • Explain Arun Jaitley’s ‘Hindu nationalism tool’: Congress to BJP

    New Delhi: As the BJP attacked Congress President Rahul Gandhi for “defaming Hindus globally” citing Wikileaks revelations, the party said the BJP should first reply on Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s stand that “BJP used Hindu nationalism as a tool to attract votes”.

  • BJP core committee meeting today, Assembly polls to be discussed

    Bhopal: A meeting of BJP Core-Committee will be held on Tuesday after a brief gap of one week amidst rising tension in the ruling party over the upcoming Assembly elections. A discussion on strategy for Assembly elections will take place in the meeting. Thereafter meeting of party’s state-level office bearers will be held to discuss preparations for upcoming elections.