Free Press Journal
  • Pune ad professional found dead, 3 friends still missing

    Police today recovered the body of an advertising professional, who went missing along with three others while on their way to Goa on 1 November.
    The body of 26-year-old Chintan Buch was found today in Neera river along Pune-Satara road, police said adding that the car and three other occupants still remained un-traced. Chintan Buch.  Image courtesy: Twitter
    “After combing the area, today

  • Celebrity cook Tarla Dalal is dead

     India’s first celebrity cook, Tarla Dalal, died here Wednesday following a cardiac arrest, family sources said. She passed away at her residence in south Mumbai.
    A widow, Dalal was 77 years old and is survived by three children. She leaves behind a rich legacy of over 17,000 recipes created by her.

  • Nests of big-clawed dinosaurs discovered in Mongolia

    New York: Scientists have unearthed a nursery of bizarre big-clawed dinosaurs – therizinosaurs – containing at least 17 clutches of eggs in the Gobi Desert in Mongolia.

  • Two youths arrested for raping minor

    Srinagar: Two youths were today arrested for allegedly raping a 16-year-old girl in Pulwaha district of Kashmir, police said.

  • Pakistani Hindus protest abduction of jeweller

    Karachi:As Hindus across Pakistan celebrated Diwali with festivity, members of the minority community in a small town in Sindh province protested against the failure of authorities to trace a jeweller kidnapped two weeks ago.

  • Couple hacked to death

    Ballia (UP): A couple was found dead at their house in Sahatvar area here today.

  • UT status will destroy Hyderabad, warns MIM

    Hyderabad: The Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) has strongly opposed the reported proposal by the central government to make Hyderabad a union territory, saying this would destroy the city.

  • Pak minister concerned over global warming

    Islamabad: Pakistan’s glaciers are  continuously melting because of rising temperature, and by the year 2035, the country will no longer have water reserves in the shape of glaciers, a federal Minister said.

  • Women’s body seeks report on maid’s death

    New Delhi: The National Commission for Women (NCW) Wednesday sought a report from Delhi Police on the death of a maid after being allegedly tortured by the wife of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MP Dhananjay Singh.

  • Woman sentenced to death for arson in China

    Beijing: A Chinese woman was sentenced to death Wednesday for arson which caused the death of three firefighters on New Year’s day this year, according to a court ruling.

  • Indians charged for confining women in Dubai

    Dubai: Three Indian men were charged in a Dubai court for unlawfully confining 19 Filipina women hotel workers and not allowing them to go out during free time for a period of one month.

  • Court orders Musharraf’s release

    Islamabad: A Pakistan court Wednesday ordered the release of ex-president Pervez Musharraf from house arrest, two days after he was granted bail in connection with the attack on Islamabad’s Red Mosque.

  • Missing boy found dead

    Muzaffarnagar: The body of a 17-year-old boy, who was missing since Monday, was found at Ghanshyampura village in the district, police said today.

  • MIM not in favour of Hyderabad as UT; pitches for unified AP

    Hyderabad: The MIM has strongly opposed the idea of making Hyderabad a Union Territory on the lines of Chandigarh, in the event of bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh even as the party again made a strong pitch for a unified state.

  • CBI gets two-day transit remand of BJP MP in murder case

    New Delhi: A Delhi court today granted a two- day transit remand to CBI to take arrested BJP MP Dinubhai Boghabhai Solanki to Ahmedabad in connection with murder of RTI activist Amit Bhikabhai Jethwa who had waged a crusade against illegal mining in Gir Forest, home of Asiatic lions.