Free Press Journal
  • French President Emmanuel Macron visits Rajghat

    New Delhi: French President Emmanuel Macron visited Rajghat, the memorial of Mahatma Gandhi and paid his tribute to the latter here on Saturday. The French President was accompanied by his wife, Brigitte Macron and M.J. Akbar, the Minister of State for External Affairs, among other officials.

  • Delhi Sealing Drive: Arvind Kejriwal writes to PM Modi, Rahul Gandhi, seeks appointments

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress president Rahul Gandhi, seeking time to meet them for resolving the issue of sealing of shops in the national capital. In his letter to the prime minister, he stressed on bringing a Bill in Parliament to remove anomalies in the law which are the reasons behind sealing of commercial establishments, and warned that unemployment caused by the

  • Forget becoming PM, is Rahul Gandhi good enough to lead Congress?

    Maharashtra, Haryana, Kerala, Jammu & Kashmir, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Punjab, Karnataka, Jharkhand, Goa, Tripura, Nagaland, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Gujarat, Delhi. I know these are the Indian states and why am I mentioning them elaborately? The above-mentioned states have gone to polls since 2014 Lok Sabha elections and India’s grand old party i.e. Congress has only Punjab and Karnataka in its kitty and once a pan India

  • Sonia Gandhi attacks Modi government, says freedom under ‘sustained assault’

    Mumbai: UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Friday launched a direct attack against the Modi government, alleging that freedom of the people was “under systematic and sustained assault” as provocative statements from the ruling establishment were neither random nor accidental but “part of a dangerous design”.

  • Female foeticide a matter of ‘deep shame’, says PM Narendra Modi

    Jhunjhunu: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that female foeticide was a matter of “deep shame” and mothers-in-law should take the lead to protect the girl child. The prime minister was in Rajasthan to launch the National Nutrition Mission (NNM) and announce the expansion of the ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’ programme.

  • Vladimir Lenin: History behind ‘Indian’ legacy of the Russian Communist icon

    The world is going through a delicate phase, where democracy, federalism, tolerance has been taken over by bigotry, hatred and deep and prejudiced intolerance and the 21st century is standing at crossroads. India, the world’s largest democracy, and the land of Mahatma Gandhi is at a point where nationalism has reached a crescendo and any different view point or ideology has been hounded by extremist and fundamentalist groups.

  • Donald Trump triggers trade wars

    Politicians make all sorts of promises to get elected. Once in power, they come face to face with the reality — and allow reason and commonsense to prevail. Voters understand why certain slogans remain mere slogans. Like Indira Gandhi’s ‘Garibi Hatao’ or Narendra Modi’s ‘a-million-jobs-a-month’. But there in the US, the leader of the free world, Donald Trump seems determined to push through some of the craziest ideas he had uttered on

  • Is BJP getting carried away with winning (unimportant) North-Eastern elections?

    Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party national president has ticked another box and now the saffron brigade has captured Tripura, Nagaland and Meghalaya. The latest assembly wins in three north-eastern states mean that the right-wing party is currently ruling in 22 states (out of 29 states, I’m rolling my eyes as well). Ever since the stupendous victory in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, BJP riding on

  • BJP win in Tripura an ideological victory: Narendra Modi

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today dubbed the BJP’s win over the Left in Tripura a “victory of ideology” and said the party needs  to work hard to maintain its winning electoral streak, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar told reporters.

  • NaMo Biopic: Shatrughan Sinha to portray Narendra Modi

    Shatrughan Sinha is all set to play Narendra Modi in a bio-pic that will go on the floors later this year. And here’s how it happened. Earlier this week Shatrughan Sinha was honoured in London by Keith Vaz the MP from the British Labour Party.

  • Ravi Shankar Prasad

    Congress spreading lies against the Modi government to unnecessarily create confusion, fear: Ravi Shankar Prasad

    New Delhi: Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday mounted a blistering attack on Congress of daily inventing and spreading lies against the Modi government to unnecessarily create confusion and fear. Soon after Parliament was adjourned for the day on the issue of the Opposition’s demand for a probe into Punjab National Bank’s scam, he told a press conference at BJP headquarters here that defrauding of the bank by Nirav Modi began

  • Narendra Modi won’t remain PM in 2019, claims Trinamool Congress

    Kolkata: All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Derek O’Brien on Sunday predicted that Prime Minister Narendra Modi would deliver his last speech as the prime minister from the ramparts of Red Fort in Delhi on August 15, 2018.

  • Receiving widespread support: Telangana CM KCR on third front idea

    Hyderabad: After announcing his national political ambition, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR) on Sunday said his idea of non-Congress and non-Bharatiya Janata Party front was finding resonance among many regional leaders.