Free Press Journal
  • SFIO to have power to arrest under new Cos Bill: Moily

    New Delhi: Corporate fraud investigation body SFIO will have the power to carry out arrests once the new Companies Bill is passed by Parliament, Corporate Affairs Minister Veerappa Moily said today.

  • CBI seeks report from Lucknow Police on official’s suicide

    New Delhi: CBI today sought a report from Lucknow Police on the alleged suicide by Sunil Verma, a key accused in NRHM case who is believed to have carried “vital information” even as it continued questioning of senior officials as part of its probe into the scam.

  • Reports of tussle with UIDAI not true, says Chidambaram

    Mamallapuram: Rejecting reports of a tussle between his ministry and the Unique Identification Authority of India, Home Minister P Chidambaram on Monday said the government was mulling incorporating Aadhar numbers in the future resident ID cards of the National Population Register.

  • Cong playing dangerous game on minorities quota issue: Jaitley

    Ludhiana: Accusing the Centre of trying to divert people’s attention from major issues of corruption and development by offering reservation to minorities within OBC quota, BJP leader Arun Jaitley today warned the Congress that it was playing a “dangerous game”.

  • Sub-quota for Muslims to be part of Cong manifesto: Khurshid

    Farukhabad (UP): The issue of providing reservation to backward Muslims is likely to form a part of the Congress manifesto to be released on January 29, Union Law Minister Salman Khurshid said here today.

  • Russia hands over nuclear attack sub to India

    Moscow: Russia’s Nerpa nuclear-powered attack submarine was handed over to the Indian Navy at a ceremony in the far eastern port of Primorye, making India the sixth operator of such subs in the world.

  • Wipro Collaborates with Oracle

    Wipro Collaborates with Oracle to Offer Next Generation Oracle Fusion Human Capital Management Solution Launches ‘Wipro SprintHR’ – A Cloud based solution to help customers transform HR processes

  • BJP trying to cover-up actions of its ‘thieves’ in Ukd: Rahul

    Srinagar (Uttarakhand): Targeting BJP over corruption in party ruled states, Rahul Gandhi today said it opted for change of guard in Uttarakhand ahead of polls to”cover-up” for the wrong-doings under former Chief Minister Ramesh Pokhariyal.

  • JD(U) plays down Gadkari”s remark backing Modi as PM candidate

    New Delhi: NDA ally JD-U, which has been distancing itself from Narendra Modi, today refused to attach any significance to BJP president Nitin Gadkari’s remarks favouring the Gujarat Chief Minister as party’s Prime Ministerial candidate for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.

  • Aussie bowlers playing with our patience: Sehwag

    Adelaide: He has a reputation of treating opposition bowlers with disdain but India’s stand-in skipper and dashing opener Virender Sehwag today said the current Australian attack is the best he has faced as it has tested his patience like none before.

  • ATS arrests two from Bihar in 13/7 Mumbai blasts

    Mumbai: Maharashtra ATS today claimed to have made a major breakthrough in the July 13 triple blasts in the city last year that claimed 27 lives, with the arrest of two of the accused hailing from Bihar.

  • Mayawati magic may work in Punjab: Karimpuri

    Patiala: Punjab BSP unit chief and Rajya Sabha member from Uttar Pardesh Avtar Singh Karimpuri today claimed that the magic of BSP supremo Mayawati would work in Punjab after her four rallies which concluded in the state.

  • NRHM scam: Key accused allegedly commits suicide

    Lucknow: Sunil Verma, a key accused in the multi-crore NRHM scam in UP, allegedly shot himself dead today at his residence here in the fourth mysterious death in the case.

  • Mansoor Ijaz not coming to Pakistan due to fear of arrest

    Islamabad: Fearing arrest, Pakistani-American businessman Mansoor Ijaz, the central figure in the memo scandal, today said he would not visit Islamabad to depose before a judicial panel probing the matter and wants his testimony to be recorded either in London or Zurich.

  • RIL assures SC of paying VAT on sale of gas in UP from Feb 1

    New Delhi: Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) today assured the Supreme Court that it would start paying Value Added Tax (VAT) to Uttar Pradesh government on sale of gas in the state from February one till a decision by the Allahabad High Court on its plea against the tax imposition.

  • Khurshid Slams Mayawati; says BSP did nothing for Dalit

    Lucknow: Taking a dig at Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati, Law and Justice Minister Salman Khurshid has said the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) talked of being Dalit-friendly, but in reality, has done nothing for the community’s betterment.