Free Press Journal
  • Jolly tells NCW ‘no intention to harass Shoma Chaudhury’

    New Delhi: South Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Vijay Jolly on Tuesday said that he had no personal agenda against former Tehelka’s Managing Editor Shoma Chaudhury, and added that he had no intention to harass or intimidate her.

  • Navy to develop infrastructure at Lakshadweep Islands

    Kochi: In keeping with growing maritime challenges in the region, Navy envisions to develop infrastructure at Lakshadweep Islands for a Forward Operating Base, Flag Officer Commanding in-Chief Southern Naval Command Vice Admiral Satish Soni said.

  • HC extends interim bail of Ajay Chautala to December 5

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today extended till December 5 the interim bail granted to Ajay Singh Chautala, MLA-son of former Haryana Chief  Minister Om Prakash Chautala, who has been convicted and sentenced along with his father in teachers’ recruitment scam case.

  • Hurriyat hits back at Omar

    Srinagar: Hardline Hurriyat Conference led by Syed Ali Shah Geelani today hit back at Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah for his criticism of separatists, saying “living with honour and a dream of freedom” is the birth right of everyone.

  • Delhi polls: Security strengthened in national capital

    New Delhi: Security was beefed up in Delhi ahead of tomorrow’s Assembly elections to avoid any untoward incident during polling and to check misuse of money, liquor or musclemen to influence voters.

  • Secret Tantra Foof festival

    Food is the oldest form of seduction“, whoever said that probably visited the  ‘Secret Tantra Foof festival ‘ at Meluha, the Fern at the Hiranandani Gardens in Powai.  And a host of celebrities from maximum  city chose to simply follow suit as they graced the launch party of this lip smacking festival that witnessed a full house on the weekend .

  • Court takes cognisance of NIA’s charge sheet against HM chief

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has taken cognisance of the charge sheet filed by NIA against banned terror outfit Hizb-ul-Mujahideen (HM) chief Syed Salahuddin and others for allegedly receiving funds of about Rs.80 crore from Pakistan for carrying out terror activities across India.

  • Cong, BJP, CPI argue over Article 370

    New Delhi: The row sparked by Narendra Modi’s comments on Article 370 today saw BJP contending that it is not a “holy book” over which there can be no debate, while its rivals accused the party of stoking “communal tension” for political gains.

  • Jagan to meet Akhilesh, Mulayam to seek support for united AP

    Hyderabad: YSR Congress party chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy will meet Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and his father and Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav today evening in Lucknow, to garner political support for a united Andhra Pradesh.

  • Delhi votes tomorrow, triangular contest with AAP’s debut

    New Delhi: All eyes will be on political greenhorn Aam Admi Party as Delhiites vote tomorrow for a new Assembly following a high-pitched battle that saw BJP aggressively campaigning to wrest power after 15 years in wilderness and Congress led by Sheila Dikshit hardselling its development agenda for an unprecedented fourth successive win.

  • Government mulling longer winter session: Kamal Nath

    New Delhi: There were suggestions to extend the winter session of parliament and the government will take a decision after wider consultations, union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath said Tuesday.

  • Afghan-U.S. bilateral security agreement rattles Pakistan

    Kabul: The decision of the Afghan Loya Jirga last week to approve the bilateral security agreement with the United States for continued presence of the U.S.-led western forces after the NATO trroops withdrawal has rattled Pakistan.

  • ​CM takes taxi at airport as official car gets late

    Thiruvananthapuram: In a security lapse, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy took a taxi from airport here to the secretariat after his official vehicle failed to reach there in time on his return from Delhi.