Free Press Journal
  • Ujjain: BJP chief wants to resign, successor not keen on donning the mantle

    Ujjain: Though the BJP is yet to decide on replacing sitting MLAs, ambitions of tickets aspirants are sky-rocketing. Iqbal Singh Gandhi is keen to quit as city BJP chief and contest assembly election. The problem is that Anil Jain Kaluheda, who is being considered as Gandhi’s replacement by the party, too is vying for ticket from Ujjain North constituency.

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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.

  • ‘Extremely unfortunate’, says Amit Shah on vandalism of statues

    New Delhi: BJP chief Amit Shah today termed the desecration of communist icon Lenin’s statues in Tripura and Periyar’s statue in Tamil Nadu “extremely unfortunate” and asserted that any party member found involved in destroying a statue will face severe action. In a series of tweets, Shah distanced the BJP from the vandalism after a few party leaders appeared to be endorsing the attacks on the statues and said his organisation believes

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    Bhopal: CM keeps away Nandkumar from discussion on RS nominees

    Bhopal: The BJP’s defeat in Mungaoli and Kolaras by-polls has further heightened tensions between the state BJP chief Nandkumar Singh Chouhan and state organisational general secretary Suhas Bhagat.  With the exit of Nandkumar almost certain, the party leaders have started disregarding him. On Sunday night, chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan held a discussion on party’s nominees for the impending Rajya Sabha polls and the election strategy with Bhagat and co-organisational general secretary

  • Amit Shah again targets Sonia Gandhi over Agusta deal

    New Delhi: BJP chief Amit Shah on Friday renewed attack on Congress president Sonia Gandhi over the AgustaWestland VIP chopper deal, asking on whose behest the terms of the contract were tweaked. “When the Agusta chopper deal was being finalised, Sonia Gandhi was the Congress president and the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance was in power. Their ministers were negotiating the deal,” Shah said.”The tender had the condition that only original equipment manufacturers

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    Yeddy takes charge as state BJP chief, sets 150 seat target  

    Bengaluru: Former Karnataka chief minister B S Yeddyurappa today assumed charge as state BJP President and set an ambitious target of having an absolute majority by winning 150 seats in the 224-member House in the 2018 Assembly polls.

  • Security agency owner eavesdropping on police wireless network caught on eve of VIP visit

    BHOPAL : The Hanumanganj police have arrested the owner of a private security agency for allegedly intercepting classified wireless signals using illegal sets on Saturday afternoon. The arrest was made a day before the arrival of BJP chief Amit Shah and other top leaders in the city. The cops are not discounting the possibility of the accused having recorded details of the movement of the VIPs and the security plan put in