Free Press Journal
  • Rains disrupt railway traffic between Nagpur and Wardha

    Nagpur: Ballast under the tracks and a minor bridge were washed away completely along the stretch which received heavy rainfall yesterday, leading to cancellation of ten mail and passenger trains, CR sources said.

  • Salman: Framing of Charges on July 24

    Mumbai : A Mumbai Sessions court will frame charges against actor Salman Khan in a 2002 hit and run case on July 24. On Friday, Salman was present in the court along with some family members.

  • Modi not reliable enough for Uddhav

    New Delhi : Now the Shiv Sena — another long standing BJP ally — has pronounced that Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi, who is being built up as the next prime ministerial candidate for the 2014 general elections, is not up to the mark.

  • 2G spectrum case Anil Ambani, Tina to appear as witnesses

    New Delhi : Industrialist Anil Ambani and his wife Tina were on Friday directed to appear as prosecution witnesses in the 2G case by a Delhi court, which allowed the CBI’s plea that their testimony may throw light on alleged investment of over Rs 990 crores by his group in Swan Telecom.

  • Fast News

    Indian-American is  Obama point person

  • Warne inducted in ICC Hall of Fame

    London : Australian spin wizard Shane Warne Friday was inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame during the tea interval of the second Ashes Test between England and Australia at Lorda.

  • Economy to bounce back before polls: Manmohan

    New Delhi : Prime Minister Manmohan Singh told chieftains of the Indian industry at the annual general meeting of Assocham that the government “will leave no stone unturned to ensure that economy rebounds.”

  • All top guns in Modi’s T-20 team

    Top leaders given charge of 20 poll committees, which will report directly to Modi; Gadkari to play prominent role; Advani, Rajnath to be ‘marg-darshak’

  • Stage 19: Costa triumph Froome sights Tour win

    Le Grand Bornand (France) : Portugal’s Rui Costa claimed his second win of the 100th Tour de France on Friday as yellow jersey holder Chris Froome looked ahead to tasting overall victory in Paris.

  • Auto hub Detroit files for bankruptcy

    Washington : Automobile industry hub Detroit, once the fourth-most-populous city in the US, has applied for bankruptcy, with a liability running into $18 billion. This will be the largest municipal bankruptcy filing in US history in terms of debt.

  • Unacceptable

    Says India vice-captain Kohli for cricketers doing dope and calls for harshest punishment for the offenders 

  • Coach Prabhakar slams dope-tainted Sangwan

    New Delhi : Former India seamer and Delhi coach Manoj Prabhakar is livid that Pradeep Sangwan “never bothered” to listen to his advice against spending hours at the gymnasium to build upper-body muscles.

  • ‘Enough’ With Name, TN Girl Ends Life

    Chennai : When she was born 19 years ago, her mother thought she had delivered enough of girl children and named her Podhum Ponnu — a Tamil name that literally translates into “Enough Girl”. Last week, Podhum Ponnu, decided that she had had enough with a troublesome name like that and decided to end her life.
    The body of the college-going girl hailing from the nondescript Keeranur village in Pudukottai district in central

  • Former players criticise BCCI’s gag attempts

    New Delhi : The BCCI’s attempt to gag contracted Indian cricketers from speaking to the media after tours has drawn flak from former players who have questioned the logic behind such a move.

  • JSW sign India footy captain Chhetri

    Bengaluru : In a major capture, JSW Sports, on Friday, announced the signing of India team captain Sunil Chhetri to the Bengaluru-based football club that is set to be launched on Saturday. Chhetri’s signing for JSW ends weeks of speculation about the striker’s future.