Free Press Journal
  • Arvind Kejriwal, FTII Students

    Arvind Kejriwal for FTII-like institute in Delhi

    New Delhi: After offering the protesting FTII students a “temporary space” in Delhi, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday said his government was planning to launch an autonomous film institute in the national capital.

  • Pak provokes on I-Day

    5 killed in multiple ceasefire violations by Islamabad .

  • Good ties in our interest, Nawaz Sharif tells India

    Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday greeted India on its 69th Independence Day and said “good neighbourly relations” will benefit both New Delhi and Islamabad.

  • Kejriwal, Modi

    Narendra Modi escapes rains, Arvind Kejriwal doesn’t

    New Delhi: Nearly four hours after Prime Minister Modi addressed the nation at the Red Fort here on Saturday, heavy rains hit the area in north Delhi. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal wasn’t lucky though. He got drenched while giving his first Independence Day address. As Modi spoke earlier in the morning, the sky was overcast but it was humid. The hundreds gathered at the vast Red Fort lawn used the invitation

  • Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

    Narendra Modi’ s Independence Day address full of enthusiasm: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

    New Delhi: Minister of State for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Saturday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s second Independence Day address from the ramparts of the historic Red Fort was full of enthusiasm as he gave summary of all the work that the government has done after it had come to power 15 months ago.

  • L.K. Advani

    PM Modi’s Independence Day address reflected firm resolve :LK Advani

    New Delhi : Stating that ‘self confidence’ of the country has gone up in the last one year, veteran Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani on Saturday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Independence Day address reflected his ‘firm resolve’.

  • Sushma Swaraj

    India seeks release of detained sailors in Iran

    New Delhi : External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met Foreign Minister of Iran Javad Zarif in New Delhi on Friday and raised the issue of the nine Indian sailors detained in Iran. According to reports, Swaraj requested Zarif to waive off the 2.9 million dollar fine imposed on the sailors and sought their early release. The Indian External Affairs Minister also advised Indian Ambassador to Iran, Saurabh Kumar, to follow up on the issue

  • Modi

    There is unity in every corner of India: Narendra Modi

    New Delhi: There is simplicity in every Indian and there is unity in every corner of India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday. He called it “the strength of India”. “If the unity of India is destroyed, then the dreams of the people are also destroyed,” he said in his Independence Day speech from the ramparts of the Red Fort here. The prime minister paid tributes to “all those great people


    Aziz to visit India on Aug 23 for first-ever talks on NSA level

  • Rahul Gandhi, FTII

    Rahul Gandhi to head to President’s House with FTII students

    New Delhi : Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will be heading to the President’s House along with FTII students to take up the issue of the removal of Gajendra Chauhan as the head of the premiere institute.

  • Rajeev Shukla

    Parliament can resume if government acts against tainted ministers, says Congress

    New Delhi: Proceedings in parliament can resume if the NDA Government acts firmly against its tainted ministers, said the Congress Party on Wednesday after receiving over 15000 online signatures. “What is the need for an online petition and signatures, the government should take a decision on alleged ministers, and the house will start functioning from today itself,” Congress spokesperson Rajeev Shukla told ANI. “But if the government is adamant, what can the opposition do,”

  • Lok Sabha to witness uproar as Congress to press for adjournment motion

    New Delhi: Lok Sabha will again witness uproar with Congress today asserting that it would press for an adjournment motion against Union Minister Sushma Swaraj on Lalit Modi issue and would not settle for a discussion on IPL issue under a rule which does not entail voting.

  • Yogendra Yadav

    Yogendra Yadav arrested, says he was manhandled

    New Delhi: Yogendra Yadav, former AAP leader and founder-member of farmer rights group Swaraj Abhiyan, was arrested on Tuesday. He said he was “dragged and hit”, a charge which the police denied.

  • Arvind Kejriwal

    Arvind Kejriwal condemns police action on Yogendra Yadav

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday condemned Delhi Police for manhandling his former colleague and Swaraj Abhiyan founder Yogendra Yadav. “I strongly condemn the treatment meted out to Yogendraji by Delhi Police,” Kejriwal said in a tweet. “They were protesting peacefully. It is their fundamental right,” the chief minister added. Yadav claimed Delhi Police manhandled and beat him. “I have been beaten up, manhandled, dragged, pushed and arrested at

  • Prashant Bhushan

    Prashant Bhushan condemns Yogendra Yadav’s detention by Delhi Police

    New Delhi : Expressing disappointment over Yogendra Yadav’s detention during a farmer’s protest in the national capital, ousted Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Prashant Bhushan on Tuesday said that the former had not created any law and order problem but were staging a peaceful protest. “They were protesting peacefully but were beaten up and later detained. They were not making any law and order problem,” said Bhushan. Former AAP leader Yogendra Yadav was detained