Free Press Journal
  • Bhopal: LoP Ajay Singh enlightens Uma Bharti of acute water crisis in Bundelkhand

    Bhopal: Taking serious note of acute drinking water crisis in Bundelkhand region, Leader of Opposition Ajay Singh has asked the Union minister Uma Bharati to seek expenditure details of the funds allocated by Central government under Bundelkhand package. The Congress leader alleged that the state government failed to take any concrete step to mitigate water shortage in the region despite receiving huge amount from the Centre.

  • Bhopal: Ajay Singh blasts CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan over farmer suicide

    Bhopal: Reacting sharply to the news of a farmer’s suicide leader of opposition Ajay Singh has alleged that CM is merely misleading farmers by publicity and propaganda. Leader of opposition Ajay Singh, has termed the incident of a farmer committing suicide in Burhanpur as a stain on Shivraj government.

  • Bhopal: Leader of opposition Ajay Singh demands FIR against BJP vice president, MLA

    Bhopal: Leader of opposition (LoP) Ajay Singh expressed his concerns over the working of police and raised questions over the ‘Anti child marriage’ campaign of BJP, in MP. Leader of opposition (LoP) Ajay Singh has demanded an immediate filing of first information report (FIR) against BJP vice president Arvind Bhadoria for hatching conspiracy against Congress MLA Hemant Katare.

  • Bhopal: Leader of Opposition Ajay Singh seeks action against officials involved in voters list manipulation

    Bhopal: The Leader of Opposition Ajay Singh met chief electoral officer Salina Singh on Thursday seeking strict against officials involved in manipulation of voters list. The LoP handed over a letter to the CEO stating that the Election Commission has taken a serious note of the issue of the names of dead and missing persons figuring in the voters list during Kolaras by-polls.

  • Dhananjay Munde is likely to be NCP’s next state prez

    Mumbai : The success of the Halla bol campaign across the state has established Dhananjay Munde as an aggressive young leader. These achievements of Munde have made Sharad Pawar, chief of Nationalist Congress Party, think of him for the post of president of state NCP.

  • Bhopal: Opposition Leader Ajay Singh attacks government on petrol price, MLA’s privilege and infrastructure contracts

    Bhopal: Congress party opposes the hike in the petroleum products, but not going to stage any drama as done by the chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan during the UPA government regime, said leader of opposition Ajay Singh in Bhopal on Tuesday. Recently the price of the petrol had reached to Rs 80 in the capital city and around the state.

  • Kerala Assembly adopts bill to hike salaries of MLAs

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala Assembly has passed a bill proposing to nearly double the salaries and allowances of ministers, MLAs, the Speaker, Deputy Speaker, Leader of Opposition, and chief whip with effect from April 1. With the revision, the salaries and allowances of ministers and others would increase to Rs 90,500 from Rs 55,000 and that of MLAs from Rs 39,500 to Rs 70,000.

  • Bhopal: Preeti’s kin made to sit in police stn till 1.30 am, alleges LoP

    Bhopal: Leader of Opposition (LoP) Ajay Singh on Wednesday accused police of harassing family members of Preeti Raghuvanshi, daughter-in-law of PWD minister Rampal Singh. Government power is being used to hush up the case, alleged Singh claiming that the Preeti’s family is terrified as they are receiving threats.

  • Sealing drive: BJP, AAP spar over meeting; Delhi govt to move SC

    New Delhi : Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said that his government will approach the Supreme Court for a stay on the ongoing sealing drive, after a meeting between the ruling AAP and BJP ended in chaos and a political blame game.

  • Mumbai Kamala Mills fire: Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil to move Bombay High Court for seeking CBI probe

    Mumbai: Leader of Opposition in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil on Friday said he will move the Bombay High Court seeking CBI probe into the Kamala Mills compound fire. Addressing a press conference here, he said a PIL in this regard will be filed next week. Vikhe Patil also alleged that the Bhima-Koregaon violence was a state-sponsored riot and demanded that the judicial probe into the violence should be monitored by

  • Maharashtra: Congress decides not to take disciplinary action against Nitesh Rane

    Mumbai: Aiming to retain the post of Leader of Opposition in Assembly,  the Congress has decided not to take disciplinary action against party legislators Nitesh Rane and Kalidas Kolambkar. Sharad Ranpise Committee has been assigned the task of recommending whether action could be taken against Rane and Kolambkar for violation of not following party whip in election for member of legislative council.

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    Maharashtra: Dhananjay Munde alleges cotton seed producer companies and ruling political parties behind deaths of farmers

    Mumbai: Leader of opposition Dhananjay Munde blamed the nexus between BT cotton seed producer companies and the ruling political parties as behind the death of 21 farmers due to inhalation of pesticides in Yavatmal district last month. He claimed that this is a big cotton seed scam and it should be probed. Munde said that he had written a letter to the Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and the agriculture minister Pandurang Fundkar

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    Congress opposes rooftop restaurants in Mumbai

    Mumbai: The Leader of Opposition (LoP) Ravi Raja of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) also a Congress Party corporator slammed the Civic Commissioner Ajoy Mehta for approving the draft policy of rooftop restaurants. Raja accused Mehta of tabling the proposal without seeking prior suggestions and objections. “This is nothing but a failure of the ruling party Shiv Sena to protect the rights of councillors,” alleged Raja.

  • Ujjain: Ambitious sewerage project far from perfect says opposition leader

    Ujjain: Leader of opposition Rajendra Vashishtha held a meeting with the divisional commissioner to express his unhappiness over Ujjain’s ambitious sewerage project and pointed out shortcomings of the project to the commissioner, on Tuesday.

  • Mumbai: BMC plans central park at Nariman Point, Congress wants it at Oshiwara

    Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) Leader of Opposition (LOP) Ravi Raja has demanded to use the 500 acres of land of Oshiwara for the central park instead of reclaiming Nariman Point and Cuffe Parade area which can badly affect the fisherfolk of Mumbai city. Mumbai Development Plan for 2014-34 has a reservation at Nariman Point to reclaim land for a central park. Raja said, “The fishermen are the Bhoomiputras of the city

  • Maharashtra assembly monsoon session: Opposition’s adjournment motion in Council

    Mumbai: Opposition Congress and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) were aggressive on the first day of monsoon session that began on Monday. Leader of Opposition (LoP) from NCP Dhananjay Munde tabled an adjournment motion citing “failure” of the state government to provide relief to the farmers. The motion was strongly opposed by the ruling party in the Upper House (Legislative Council) and later it was rejected by Council Chairman Ramraje Naik Nimbalkar.