Free Press Journal
  • Hazare meets Sonia, to fast again for Lokpal

    New Delhi, July 2:  Civil society activist Anna Hazare Saturday met Congress president Sonia Gandhi to press for a strong Lokpal bill and said he will go on a fast from Aug 16 if a comprehensive l
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  • Ship stranded on Mumbai beach refloated

    Mumbai, July 2: Three weeks after scrapped cargo ship MV Wisdom ran aground at Juhu Beach in north Mumbai, maritime authorities succeeded in refloating it Saturday afternoon, an official said here.
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  • Neeraj Grover murder case: Maria walks free

    Mumbai, Jul 2:  Kannada actress Maria Susairaj, sentenced to three-year imprisonment in the 2008 murder of TV executive Neeraj Grover, today walked free out of a jail here as she has already spent
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  • Tihar a picnic spot for fraudsters: BJP

    New Delhi, July 2: In the wake of a media report alleging special treatment being accorded to VIP prisoners at Tihar Jail here, opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Saturday said the jail had become
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  • Indian student leader gets Australian award

    Melbourne, July 2: The leader of the association of Indian-origin students in Australia who protested attacks against Indians in Melbourne has been given the 2011 Young Victorian of the Year award.
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  • Telangana Congress lawmakers firm on resignations

    Hyderabad, July 2:  Andhra Pradesh’s ruling Congress party Saturday began efforts to dissuade its parliament and state legislature members from the Telangana region from resigning Monday, but the
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  • Joshi demands removal of Home Minister

    Ranchi, Jul 2:  Amid reports of cabinet reshuffle, senior BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi today demanded that Home Minister P Chidambaram be removed from his ministry claiming he faced varying alle
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  • Telangana issue: CM trying to avert possible crisis

    Hyderabad, July 2:  The Congress camp in Andhra Pradesh is abuzz with activity with Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy and state party president Botsa Satyanarayana stepping in to avert a possible
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  • Lokpal Bill row: Hazare to meet Sonia Gandhi

    New Delhi, July 2: Social activist Anna Hazare and other representatives of the civil society will meet Congress President Sonia Gandhi here on Saturday to seek her support on the Jan Lokpal Bill.
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  • Defence Secretary Pradeep Kumar is new CVC

    New Delhi, July 2: Defence Secretary Pradeep Kumar was unanimously chosen on Saturday as the next Central Vigilance Commissioner (CVC) at a meeting attended by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Home Minis
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  • Actress Mariah Susairaj set free

    Mumbai, July 2: Kannada actress Mariah Monica Susairaj was released from jail here Saturday after being acquitted in the May 2008 killing of television executive Neeraj Grover.