Free Press Journal
  • UPA an “indecisive” government: Advani

    Ujjain: Veteran BJP leader L K Advani today lashed out at the UPA government describing it as “indecisive and incompetent.”

  • Guj polls: Only 16 women in fray on BJP, Cong tickets

    Ahmedabad: Only 16 women candiates have been fielded by the ruling BJP and opposition Congress for phase one of the Gujarat Assembly polls though both the parties back the Women’s Reservation Bill that provides 33 per cent reservation.

  • Parliament adjourned till noon after uproar over FDI

    Parliament was adjourned till noon on Tuesday after Opposition uproar over FDI in retail and UPA constituent DMK vociferously raising the issue of recent disclosures by a former CAG official in the 2G case.

  • Sonia should retract her statement against BJP: Prasad

    New Delhi: In wake of former CAG official R P Singh claiming his comments on PAC chairman Murli Manohar Joshi on the 2G issue were misquoted, BJP today asked Congress president Sonia Gandhi to retract her statement in which she had attacked the main Opposition party.

  • Gujarat CM shoots from the hip: Manish Tewari

    Chandigarh: Congress today accused Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi of shooting from the hip and asked him to come clean on alleged loss of revenue of Rs 1 lakh crore caused to the exchequer by “malpractices” of the state government.

  • Congress made BSP raise promotion quota issue: BJP

    As the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) stalled parliament’s upper house demanding reservation in promotions Friday, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) alleged that the Congress was behind it as it did not want a debate on FDI in retail.

  • FDI in retail a Congress ploy to cover up scams: Venkaiah

    Hyderabad: Lashing out at UPA government at Centre over FDI in multi-brand retail, senior BJP leader Venkaiah Naidu today said, the move was a “cover up” by Congress to divert focus from “large-scale corruption and scams”.

  • Gadkari defensive at BJP protest against corruption

    New Delhi: Facing charges of dubious funding of his companies and demands from within for resigning from his post, BJP President Nitin Gadkari today claimed he was clean and said he did not fear facing any probe as he has not done any wrong.

  • CAG should explain its 2G loss figure: Narayanasamy

    Chennai: Keeping up the government’s attack on the CAG, Union Minister V Narayanasamy today said the top auditor owed an explanation on its estimated loss of Rs 1.76 lakh crore in 2G spectrum allocation in the previous auction.

  • MIM looks to expand beyond Hyderabad

    Hyderabad: After snapping ties with the Congress both in New Delhi and in Andhra Pradesh, the Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) is now looking to grow beyond its traditional stronghold in Hyderabad.

  • MP CM must send his kids to Hindi medium school, Cong says

    Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan can start exorcising “the ghost of English language” by asking BJP or RSS members to stop sending their children to English medium schools and enrolling them to Hindi schools, Leader of Opposition in Madhya Pradesh Assembly Ajay Singh said today.

  • MIM ends support to UPA, Congress in Andhra Pradesh

    Hyderabad:The Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) has withdrawn support to the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government in New Delhi and the Congress government in Andhra Pradesh after it accused the state government of giving a free run to Sangh activists..

  • Cong, RJD slam Kejriwal, IAC activists protest in Mumbai

    New Delhi/Patna: Arvind Kejriwal was today accused of being interested only in defaming people and also called “mentally sick” by the Congress and the RJD, a day after the activist fired another salvo as part of his campaign against corruption.

  • Strong demand at Cong meet to raise cap on LPG cylinders

    Surajkund (Haryana): A meeting of Congress leaders here today heard a strong demand for raising the cap of subsidised LPG cylinders from the current six to 12, after which Petroleum Minister Veerappa Moily promised to hold talks with the Prime Minister and the Finance Minister on the issue.