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.

  • How are Hema, Rekha, Jaya & Sushma?

    The President of India Ram Nath Kovind put it simply at a function called earlier this year to honour women achievers who have broken stereotypes and shattered the glass ceiling. The progress of women, the President said, is a barometer for progress in any country or society. This March 8, as we celebrate International Women’s Day, the report card does not look pretty.

  • TRS, Telangana, Telangana Rashtriya Samiti, BJP, state assembly polls, loksabha, ram nath kovind

    Telangana Rashtriya Samiti supports BJP on issue of simultaneous Lok Sabha, state assembly polls

    Hyderabad: The ruling TRS in Telangana is on board with the BJP on the issue of simultaneous polls to Lok Sabha and state assemblies, a senior party leader has said. Telangana Rashtra Samiti floor leader in the Lok Sabha, A P Jithender Reddy, said that such a synchronised exercise will cut costs, save time and ensure governments focus on development. “We are for it,” Reddy told

  • A meaningful address by President Kovind

    It is customary for the President to address the nation on the eve of the Republic Day. Though on this occasion, the address is not expected to be vetted, most presidents do refer the speech to the government. The Cabinet formally gives its nod before it is recorded by the President. (The President’s address to a joint session of the Parliament at the start of the budget session is however provided by

  • President’s address a joke, bereft of facts, says Cong

    Over three crore people lost their jobs because of PM’s reckless decisions. We know the President could not have given an account of Govt’s non-performance and failures, but they should not make a mockery of the people’s problems , Anand Sharma Cong spokesman.

  • AAP MPs boycott President’s speech in Parliament

    New Delhi: AAP MPs on Monday boycotted President Ram Nath Kovind’s address to a joint sitting of the Parliament on the first day of the Budget Session, as a protest against the disqualification of 20 party MLAs.

  • Not afraid of elections, says AAP on MLAs disqualification row

    New Delhi: The AAP today claimed to be “victimised” in the wake of the Election Commission’s recommendation to disqualify its 20 MLAs for holding offices of profit, and asserted that it was “not afraid of elections”.

  • Rahul Gandhi lauds ISRO’s successful launch of its 100th satellite

    New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday lauded the the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on the successful launch of its 100th satellite ‘Cartosat-2 Series’ from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Andhra Pradesh’s Sriharikota Island.

  • IIMs can now award degrees instead of diplomas

    New Delhi: The Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) in the country have got more autonomy in their functioning with restricted government’s role in their functioning and power to award degrees instead of diplomas to their graduates, according to a new law.

  • India facing possible mental health epidemic, warns President

    Bengaluru : President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday said India was facing a possible “mental health epidemic” and stressed the need for providing access to treatment facilities to those suffering from mental disorders by 2022.

  • President, Prime Minister condole Shashi Kapoor’s death

    New Delhi, President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday expressed condolences over death of veteran actor Shashi Kapoor. Kapoor died in a Mumbai hospital on Monday after a prolonged illness.