Free Press Journal
  • Uttar Pradesh: Now, BJP MP Yashwant Singh writes to PM Modi over Dalits being ‘ignored’

    New Delhi: A Dalit Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Uttar Pradesh’s Nagina, Yashwant Singh, wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and accused the Central government of ignoring the Dalits of the country. In his letter, Singh claimed that he became an MP because of his reservation. “‘Being a Dalit, my capabilities have not been put to use, I only became an MP because of reservation,” the letter read, adding, “In

  • Uttar Pradesh: Man waits for ambulance while carrying mother’s oxygen cylinders on shoulder

    Runakta (Uttar Pradesh): A man was allegedly made to wait for an ambulance at Uttar Pradesh’s Agra Medical College, while carrying oxygen cylinder attached to his ailing mother, on his shoulder. picture of the medical apathy went viral where the woman was seen standing in the premises with her oxygen mask on, while her son was standing next to her holding her oxygen tank.

  • Amit Shah to address mega BJP rally at BKC, Mumbaikars brace for traffic jams

    To mark its 38th foundation day, BJP has planned organised a mega rally in MMRDA ground at Bandra-Kurla Complex (BKC) in Mumbai. BJP President Amit Shah will address party workers in Friday’s event at around 11.30 am and workers have planned a grand show of strength for the party. On this event, BJP will kickstart its campaign for the 2019 Lok Sabha election.

  • Apex Court refuses to order CBI probe into fuel adulteration

    New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Thursday refused to order a CBI investigation into large-scale adulteration of petrol and diesel by mafia in the Hathras region of Uttar Pradesh. A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice A.M. Khanwilkar, and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud said the law was already in place to enable the authorities to take action against such malpractices, reports IANS.

  • BJP MP complains to Modi against Yogi

    New Delhi : A BJP Dalit MP has written to Prime Minister Naredra Modi, complaining against Uttar Pradesh party leaders and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath who, he said, “scolded” him.

  • SHARP FALL IN SC/ST ACT CONVICTIONS

    New Delhi : Even as the debate rages on the misuse of the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, the government’s own National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) shows in its 2017 report a sharp decline in convictions in such cases for want of evidence.

  • Indore: MP is now No 1 in ragging

    Indore: The tall claims made by state government of making higher educational institution campuses free of ragging fell flat after Madhya Pradesh toppled Uttar Pradesh to become number one in ragging in the country. So far this year, as many as 39 complaints of ragging have been reported in the state according to the complaints registered with national anti-ragging helpline of University Grants Commission (UGC).

  • Allahabad HC ‘no’ to mosque on its premises

    New Delhi : The Allahabad High Court has refused to allow a Sunni waqf board’s mosque to continue in its premises, compelling the Supreme Court to ask the Uttar Pradesh government if it can provide alternate site for shifting the mosque.

  • Bharat Bandh In Pictures: ‘Peaceful’ protests turn violent in MP and Uttar Pradesh

    Bharat Bandh was called by Dalit outfits on Monday against the Supreme Court’s ruling that allegedly diluted the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act. The protests turned violent in many states, and seven people were killed in Madhya Pradesh, two in Uttar Pradesh and one in Rajasthan. The apex court had, on March 20, introduced the provision of anticipatory bail in the SC/ST Act while directing that there would be no automatic arrest on