Free Press Journal
  • Triple Talaq ordinance a huge step towards ‘women empowerment’: BJP

    New Delhi: The BJP Monday described the government’s decision to bring an ordinance to make the practice of instant triple talaq a penal offence as a huge step towards “empowering women”. Taking a dig at the Congress, BJP national spokesperson Sambit Patra said Kapil Sibal, a leader of the opposition party, defended this practice in the Supreme Court.

  • UPA gave sweet deal to Kingfisher Airlines to keep it afloat: BJP

    New Delhi: In an all-out attack against the Congress, the BJP on Thursday alleged that the previous UPA government had given a “sweet deal” to the beleaguered Kingfisher Airlines to keep it afloat and suggested that the airline was perhaps owned by the Gandhi family. Attacking Rahul Gandhi at a press meet, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national spokesperson Sambit Patra, showing a purported confessional statement of a hawala trader, alleged that the Congress

  • ‘You are Rahul Gandhi, not Chinese Gandhi’: BJP mocks Congress chief on Mansarovar visit

    New Delhi: Coming down heavily on Rahul Gandhi on his Kailash Mansarovar Yatra, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday said that the Congress president is obsessed with China. BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra, while addressing a media briefing, asked Gandhi why he is behaving like a Chinese spokesperson and took a dig by reminding him that he is “Rahul Gandhi, not Chinese Gandhi”.

  • Demonetisation has affected Gandhi family the most, says BJP

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday said that the Congress president Rahul Gandhi is criticizing demonetisation because it was adversely affected by the currency swap. BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra while addressing a press conference here accused the Gandhi family of looting public money and said that the Congress is creating the brouhaha because all the money they looted became worthless post demonetisation.

  • Shashi Tharoor

    Shashi Tharoor fears India becoming Hindu Pakistan if BJP win 2019 Lok Sabha elections

    Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala): Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Tuesday said that if Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) wins 2019 Lok Sabha elections it will create a condition leading to the formation of a ‘Hindu Pakistan’. Addressing an event in Thiruvananthapuram, Tharoor further stated that the BJP will write a new Constitution which will pave the way for a nation, much like Pakistan, where rights of minorities are not respected.

  • Vijay Mallya has no change of heart, law is catching up: BJP

    New Delhi: The BJP on Wednesday said Vijay Mallya has had no change of heart and he was not willing to clear his loans as the law was catching up with the fugitive liquor baron. “This is not a change of heart that he wants to repay the money (to banks) but the fact is that the law is catching up with those who felt entitled to play with the law,” spokesperson Sambit

  • Bypolls on local issues, it’ll be Modi again in 2019: BJP

    New Delhi: The BJP dismissed its big loss in the bypolls, tthe results of which came out on Thursday, saying they were no reflection of things to come and when the country will have to choose its Prime Minister, it will be Narendra Modi again. “When elections will happen in 2019, when Prime Minister will have to be chosen, the people of India know what is the meaning of PM. P is

  • Mamata Banerjee practicing ‘politics of appeasement’: BJP

    New Delhi: After Calcutta High Court yesterday slammed the Mamata Banerjee-led Government over its recent notification on Durga idol immersion, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday said that the Chief Minister has no capacity to maintain law and order situation in the state and is following an appeasement policy.

  • Samajwadi Party cares only about its own family, not Uttar Pradesh: BJP

    New Delhi: Launching a scathing attack on Akhilesh Yadav-led Uttar Pradesh Government, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday said the Samajwadi Party only cares about its own family and not about the people of the state.

  • Kamal Nath’s resignation proves his complicity in 1984 riots: BJP

    New Delhi: With Congress leader Kamal Nath resigning as the party in charge of Punjab affairs, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday said the move simply proved his complicity in the 1984 riots, adding that the grand old party had “teased” the people of Punjab by appointing him despite knowing his involvement in the riots.

  • Narendra Modi

    BJP hit back: A ‘Shahenshah’ takes away democracy…like Indira Gandhi during Emergency

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday castigated Congress president Sonia Gandhi’s ‘Shahenshah’ jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and said it was the grand old party which defined the true meaning of ‘dynasty’ rule, while taking a shot at former prime minister Indira Gandhi, saying that she resembled a ‘shahenshah’ as she had taken away democracy during the Emergency.

  • Shakeel Ahmed

    BJP accuses Sonia of backing Shakeel Ahmad for `communalising terrorism`

    New Delhi: Reacting to the controversial tweets of Congress leader Shakeel Ahmad, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday accused that the former has the backing of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, and said the party should clear the thought process they are propagating.

  • Cong spin on terror & religion

    Shakeel Ahmed says narrative would be different if Chhota Rajan, Anup Chetia were Muslims .

  • BJP mocks Rahul Gandhi for his ‘new vacation’ plan

    New Delhi : Mocking Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi’s visit to Aspen, Colorado, to attend a conference, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson Sambit Patra on Wednesday said Rahul and responsibility never go together. “The two R’s — Rahul and Responsibility — never go together, and, we are learning that, today, yet again, Mr. Rahul Gandhi has gone for a vacation,” said Patra.