Free Press Journal
  • Govind Singh to keep away from Scindia’s rally at Bhind

    BHOPAL : Former Union minister Jyotiraditya Scindia is going to hold a huge rally at Bhind on Thursday. Two Congress MLAs from Bhind district, however, would not take part in it. Ater MLA Satyadev Katare and Lahar MLA Govind Singh will not attend the rally.  Katare won’t be attending due to health issues and Govind Singh because of his tussle with Scindia.

  • The dog waits to follow his Marine master to Italy

    New Delhi :  Italian marine Sergeant Salvatore Girone, who flew back to Italy on Friday night after securing relief from India’s apex court, is eagerly awaiting the return of his loyal dog Argo who is being looked after by Benedetta Biondi, the wife of Roberto Tomsi, the Defence Attache in the Italian embassy, in the comfort of their home.

  • Manohar Parrikar

    Defence minister also hints at Pilatus probe

    New Delhi : Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday indicated a probe into the 2012 deal inked with the Swiss aircraft manufacturer Pilatus, but clarified the trainer aircraft from the firm already in service will not be grounded.

  • Jyotiraditya Scindia in Shivpuri on Mar 5

    Shivpuri : Local MP and congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia will be on a two day visit in Shivpuri constituency from March 5 during which he will be participating in various programmes. According to the sources, he will be arriving Shivpuri at 10 pm and will take part in personal functions. On next day, he will be visiting key persons at their respective houses from 9 am to 10 am. After that, he will

  • Sonia Gandhi

    Parliament session: Sonia Gandhi to chair Congress strategy meet

    New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi will chair a strategy meeting with the senior leaders of the party today ahead of another turbulent Parliament session as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) gave a breach-of-privilege notice in the Lok Sabha against the Congress’s chief whip Jyotiraditya Scindia for having made “defamatory” remarks against Union Labour and Employment Minister Bandaru Dattatreya

  • Our children are not vote banks, says Smriti Irani

    “Help me build the nation, not destroy it from within,” she said stressing, “I respect your patriotism, don’t demean mine… I have my idea of India… don’t demean it.”

  • Life ban on Ajit Chandila, 5-yr ban for Shah

    Mumbai : The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday slapped a life ban on Ajit Chandila, while Hiken Shah has been banned for five years on charges of spot-fixing and corruption in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

  • I-T dept raids 13 locations of retail liquor baron

    Indore : As a part of the nationwide drive the sleuths of Income Tax department raided 13 locations of the state’s one of the biggest retail liquor barons Ramswarup Shivhare and his partner here on Thursday. 11 shops, one residence and one office of an engineering college faced the search action.

  • Drought hits 207 districts in 9 states, major steps taken

    New Delhi : The government on Friday said 207 districts in nine states have been hit by drought, and contingency steps had been taken to ensure there was no marked reduction in sowing area.

  • Loksabha, parliament

    Congress seeks apology from BJP MP for remarks against Rahul Gandhi

    New Delhi: Congress members today disrupted proceedings of Lok Sabha demanding an apology from a BJP member for making “objectionable” remarks against party leaders Rahul Gandhi and Jyotiraditya Scindia, forcing adjournment of the House for nearly 25 minutes.

  • ‘Statesman’ PM Revealed

    Reaches out to Opposition, undrscores need for consensus in decision making ,Constitution is sacred, no review or change; can’t improve upon Babasaheb’s heritage: Modi. Constitution is sacred, no review or change; can’t improve upon Babasaheb’s heritage: Modi

  • BJP Govt not doing justice with poor farmers: Scindia

    THANDLA/ PETLAWAD : The Bhartiya Janata Party led Governments of State and Central are not doing justice with the poor farmers in the state and in the country also. This was said by Congress MP Jyotiraditya Scindia while addressing a public meeting in support of Congress candidate for Ratlam-Jhabua Lok Sabha bye-elections in the region on Saturday.

  • Non-fulfilment of OROP blot on Centre, says Jyotiraditya

    Jhabua (MP) :  Congress leader and former Union Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia on Saturday criticised the ruling BJP-led NDA government at the Centre for “not fulfilling” its promise of One Rank One Pension (OROP) and termed it as a blot on its head.

  • Those who tried to get me sacked are here: Katare

    BHOPAL : Leader of Opposition Satyadev Katare, speaking in a meeting of State Congress Executive Body here on Thursday, said that he greets those also who are trying to get him removed from his post and are sitting in this meeting.

  • Many hurt as police drive out agitating teachers from Shahjehani; 400 held

    BHOPAL : Police used force to drive out the picketing school teachers from Yadgar-e-Shahjahani Park on Thursday afternoon. Many of the agitating teachers sustained injuries as police pelted lathis on them. Some of them are undergoing treatment at the Hamidia Hospital. Police have arrested nearly 400 teachers.