Free Press Journal
  • Fake News: Journalist bodies flay Centre over the order

    New Delhi: Several journalist associations on Tuesday attacked a central government order that threatened to take away the accreditation of journalists who were found propagating fake news. But following widespread criticism, Prime Minister Narendra Modi ordered to withdraw the order earlier in the day.

  • Court to issue order on summoning Smriti Irani on Oct 18

    New Delhi: A court here on Saturday fixed October 18 to pass an order on whether to issue summons to Union Minister Smriti Irani, accused of giving false information about her educational qualifications in three affidavits.

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    Smriti Irani’s degree row: Court asks EC to bring records

    New Delhi: Delhi State Election Commission was today directed by a city court to bring records regarding the educational qualifications of Union Minister Smriti Irani, against whom a complaint was filed for allegedly giving false information in affidavits to the poll panel.

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    Smriti Irani’s degree row: Court asks EC, DU to bring records

    New Delhi: The Election Commission and Delhi University (DU) were today directed by a city court to bring the records of educational qualification of Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani against whom a complaint was filed for allegedly giving false information in affidavits to the poll panel. Metropolitan Magistrate Akash Jain allowed the plea of the complainant seeking a direction to the officials of EC and DU to bring records of Irani’s educational qualification