Free Press Journal
  • Ex-South Korean Prime Minister Kim Jong-pil passes away at 92

    Seoul: Kim Jong-pil, the founder of South Korea’s spy agency whose political skills helped him also serve twice as prime minister, first under his dictator boss and later under a man his agency kidnapped, has died. He was 92.

  • Flow of the Ganga under Manmohan & Modi

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh used to say “Ganga is my mother”. Similarly, soon after assuming the office of the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi said that “Ganga has called me, now we don’t have to take anything from the Ganga and only have to give it”. Let us see what the two have done for the Ganga.

  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi to launch number of projects in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh tomorrow

    Bhopal: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will arrive here tomorrow on a one-day visit during which he will launch several development projects, an official said today. Modi will dedicate the Mohanpura Irrigation Project in Rajgarh district to the people of the state and also inaugurate several other projects, including an urban transport scheme named ‘Sutra Seva” in Indore, a public relations officer (PRO) said.

  • PM Narendra Modi salutes indomitable spirit of Afghanistan on Test debut

    Bengaluru: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said it is a matter of pride and honour for India to host Afghanistan’s maiden Test match and paid tribute to the war-ravaged country’s indomitable spirit. “Its a matter of great pride and immense pleasure that Afghanistan has chosen to play its maiden Test match with India. The young and talented Afghan National Team has made a great stride in a very short period of time

  • Ramdas Athawale slams opposition over Maoist threat letter issue

    Jalna, Union minister and RPI leader Ramdas Athawale today lambasted opposition parties for doubting the genuineness of a letter suggesting a Maoist plot to assassinate Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He said the opposition should not play politics over the issue of national security. “There are many issues you can politicise. But the opposition should not politicise this issue as it is related to national security,” Athawale said at a

  • AAP MP Sanjay Singh moves Delhi High Court against Modi’s ‘absenteeism’

    New Delhi, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Rajya Sabha member Sanjay Singh on Tuesday moved a PIL in the Delhi High Court against Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “absenteeism” from Parliament. The court has listed the matter for hearing on Wednesday. The Public Interest Litigation (PIL) was filed a day after estranged AAP MLA Kapil Mishra filed a similar petition against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.

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    Prime Minister Narendra Modi praises Afghan President Ashraf Ghani’s move towards Peace

    Kabul : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday praised Afghan President Ashraf Ghani for taking steps towards peace. This was in reference to the ceasefire, Ghani announced, with the Taliban for Eid on June 7. Prime Minister Modi also expressed hope that it will be respected by all parties, Tolo News reported.

  • Hot potato of illegal foreign migrants

    Ever since Sheikh Hasina took power in Bangladesh in 2009, India’s ties with its eastern neighbour has progressed rapidly. In fact, apart from Bhutan, the one good friend India has in the neighbourhood is Bangladesh. The Prime Minister’s critics have accused her for giving more to India than getting back from Delhi. She has dismissed the charge. West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee’s refusal to endorse the Teesta water sharing pact has

  • Union Cabinet okays revised wages for Gramin Dak Sevaks

    New Delhi: The Union Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved the revision in wage structure and allowances of Gramin Dak Sevaks (GDS), effecting manifold hike in the remuneration of around 3.07 lakh Dak Sevaks. The government has also introduced the risk and hardship allowance for the Dak Sevaks for the first time.

  • Modi in Singapore: Prime Minister Narendra Modi purchases Madhubani painting using a RuPay card

    Singapore: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today purchased a Madhubani painting using a RuPay card during his visit to the Indian Heritage Centre in Singapore. Modi received a rapturous welcome on his arrival at the centre, which traces the journey of Indian community in the Southeast Asian region. “Commendable efforts by the Indian Heritage Centre to bring Singapore and India even closer. Using a RuPay card, I bought a splendid Madhubani painting,” Modi tweeted.

  • Orchid named after PM Narendra Modi in Singapore

    Singapore: An orchid was named after Prime Minister Narendra Modi to mark his visit to the National Orchid Garden of Singapore today. Modi is here on a three-day visit. “Dendrobrium Narendra Modi – an orchid named after PM @narendramodi on the occasion of his visit to the National Orchid Garden in Singapore,” External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted.

  • PM Narendra Modi heads to Singapore

    Kuala Lumpur: Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is on a three-nation tour to South-East Asia left for Singapore after meeting his Malaysian counterpart Dr Mahathir Mohamad in Putrajaya. Prime Minister Modi will be residing at Hotel Fullerton.