Free Press Journal
  • Which of Vajpayee’s bequests will the BJP honour?

    It cannot be gainsaid that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), as it is run today, will find it difficult to live up to Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s legacy of moderation.

  • NRC will be implemented across India after 2019 Lok Sabha elections: BJP leader OP Mathur

    Jhunjhunu: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP OP Mathur on Monday said that the National Register of Citizens (NRC) draft, which has been executed only in Assam under the Supreme Court’s direction, would be implemented across the country after 2019 Lok Sabha elections. Mathur assured that no Indian citizen would be made to leave the country over the NRC list.

  • Rajasthan: State government renames Muslim villages, Miyan Ka Bara becomes Mahesh Nagar

    The Vasundhara Raje led Rajasthan government has renamed ‘Islamic’ names of three villages after receiving nod from the Centre. As per reports in News18, the decision was taken after local residents in these villages complained of the ‘Muslim-sounding’ names of their villages. The village of ‘Miyan Ka Bara’ in the border district of Barmer is one such example. The village, with a population of around 2,000 people, is a Hindu-majority village. Only

  • Rajasthan: Man burnt alive in Jodhpur

    Jodhpur: A man was found half ablaze in Anganwa village in Rajasthan’s Jodhpur city. After getting information from the villagers on Monday morning, Jodhpur police reached the spot, doused the flames and sent the injured to Mahatma Gandhi hospital.

  • No truck with AAP, says agitated Cong

    Cong claims that AAP is trying to split anti-BJP votes in the three states that would have otherwise faced a straight fight between Congress and BJP.

  • Admit card

    Rajasthan LDC 2018 admit card released at; Check how to download

    Admit card for the Rajasthan Lower Division Clerk (LDC) and Junior Assistant are released on the official website Candidates are advised to download their admit cards today itself. Rajasthan Staff Selection Board has provided a notification according to which two shifts will be arranged on August 12, one from 8 am to 11 am and second from 2 pm to 5 pm. Candidates having any of the first letters from A

  • Alwar lynching: Victim died of shock caused by injuries, reveals postmortem report

    Jaipur: Rakbar Khan, who was allegedly lynched to death on the suspicion of cow smuggling in Rajasthan’s Alwar district, died of shock caused by his injuries, the post-mortem report has said. On Saturday, Rakbar and his friend Aslam were taking cows to their villages in Haryana through a forest area in Alwar’s Ramgarh, where they were caught by a group of people. While Aslam managed to flee, Rakbar

  • Brutal killing to police negligence, Alwar lynching screams for action against cow-ards

    Lynching cases are on the rise in the country. One such incident took place on July 20 when 28-year-old Rakbar Khan was allegedly lynched by a cow vigilante group in Rajasthan’s Alwar. On Monday, four policemen faced action amid complaints of lapses on their part. The matter escalated so much that a petition was filed in Supreme Court which agreed to hear a contempt plea against the Vasundhara Raje-led BJP government in

  • Shrinking base of the Congress

    Two days after his hug-and-wink act during the debate in the Lok Sabha on a no-trust motion, Rahul Gandhi presided over the first meeting of the party’s newly-constituted working committee. The coming State and parliamentary polls were on the minds of the participants. The main States going to the polls later this year — Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarth — there is more or less a direct contest between the ruling BJP


    New Delhi : Bahujan Samaj Party supremo Mayawati began a meeting with the senior party leaders and coordinators at the party’s headquarters at Rakabganj Road here on Saturday to finalise the strategy for the party’s alliances.

  • Alwar mob-lynching: Two arrested after villagers kills man on suspicion of cow smuggling

    Alwar (Rajasthan): Two people were arrested on Saturday in connection with brutal lynching of a 28-year-old Muslim in Alwar district on suspicion of cow smuggling. The incident occurred on the intervening night of Friday-Saturday. The police rushed the victim to a nearby hospital where he was declared brought dead. The investigation into the case is underway.

  • Alwar mob-lynching: Man beaten to death on suspicion of cow smuggling in Rajasthan, CM assures action

    Alwar: In yet another case of mob lynching, a man was allegedly beaten to death in Rajasthan’s Alwar district by an agitated mob on suspicion of cow smuggling. The incident took place on the intervening night of Friday and Saturday. Taking note of the matter, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje condemned the incident and assured stern action against the perpetrators

  • Did you know? Dhadak star Ishaan Khatter’s red shirt in ‘Pehli Baar’ song was made out of four lehengas

    Shashank Khaitan’s directorial ‘Dhadak’, which is the Hindi adaptation of the Marathi hit ‘Sairat’, is all set to release this week. Since the film is set up in Rajasthan, the lead actors Ishaan Khatter and Janhvi Kapoor learned Mewari language for their characters. To understand the dialect, they conversed with the locals in Udaipur. The duo even went on a bike ride to soak in the sights

  • Rajasthan police constables exam held peacefully

    Jaipur: The Rajasthan Police Constable Examination was held peacefully on Saturday and Sunday to fill in 13,142 posts in the state, a top officer said. Internet services remained suspended for a second consecutive day on Sunday from 8 am to 5 pm to ensure the smooth conduct of examinations.