Free Press Journal
  • ​​Hrithik Roshan, Sussanne split up

    Mumbai: Bollywood heartthrob Hrithik Roshan Friday announced that he and his wife Sussanne have parted ways after the latter decided to annul their marriage.

  • Treason trial: Court asks Musharraf to appear on Dec 24

    Islamabad: Setting the ball rolling for the trial of Pervez Musharraf on a charge of high treason, a special court today summoned the former Pakistani military ruler to appear before it on December 24.

  • Chouhan to be sworn in as MP Chief Minister tomorrow

    Bhopal: Shivraj Singh Chouhan, who led BJP to its third straight victory in Madhya Pradesh assembly election, was today unanimously elected leader of BJP’s legislature wing, paving the way for him to take over as the Chief Minister for a fresh term.

  • CWG case: court slaps Rs 10,000 cost on CBI

    New Delhi: A Delhi court today slapped a cost of Rs 10,000 on CBI for filing additional documents at the “belated stage of trial” in a Commonwealth Games (CWG) related to a corruption case in which evidence of over 2,600 pages have already been recorded.

  • 1997 blasts case: Charge sheet filed against Abdul Karim Tunda

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police has filed a supplementary charge sheet against top Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) bomb expert Abdul Karim Tunda in connection with the 1997 Sadar Bazar blasts case in which several persons were injured.

  • SC can’t be faulted for verdict on gay sex: Hegde

    Bangalore: Former Supreme Court judge Santosh Hegde today said the apex Court, whose verdict on gay sex has created an uproar, could not be faulted for its judgment as it was asked to look only into the validity of the relevant act.

  • Digvijay expresses hope of passing Telangana bill before polls

    Hyderabad: Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh, who is in-charge of party affairs in Andhra Pradesh, said here today that he hoped the bill for the formation of separate Telangana state would be passed before the 2014 general elections though time is short to complete all procedures.

  • Suspended TMC leader Kunal Ghosh gets bail in first scam case

    Kolkata: Suspended Trinamool Congress MP Kunal Ghosh, who was arrested on November 23 in connection with the Saradha Group chit fund scam, was today granted bail in the first among several cases lodged against him.

  • Court orders inquiry against finance firm for false evidence

    New Delhi: An inquiry has been ordered against a finance firm for filing a wrong cheque bounce case and giving false evidence in a Delhi court which said it cannot spare those who misuse the criminal justice system as tool for harassment or pressure tactics.

  • Corrupt officials would be punished severely: J&K minister

    Jammu: Issuing a stern warning to officials indulging in corrupt practices, including misappropriation of government funds, the Jammu and Kashmir government has said such actions will invite severe punishment.

  • AAP says it can’t form Delhi government


    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) said Friday that it lacks the numbers to form a government in Delhi and this decision will be conveyed to Lt. Governor Najeeb Jung Saturday.

  • High calorie intake may up risk of kidney stones

    Washington: Eating more than 2,200 calories per day may increase one’s risk of developing kidney stones by up to 42 per cent, a new study has warned.

  • Scientists find water vapour on Jupiter’s moon

    Washington: Scientists have discovered water vapour on Jupiter’s icy moon Europa, which is believed to be a strong candidate for hosting alien life.

  • ​Laughter may not be the best medicine

    London: Laughter may not be the best medicine after all and can even be harmful to some patients, scientists have cautioned.

  • Musharraf trial: Court wants security tightened

    Islamabad: The Islamabad Anti-Terrorist Court Friday granted former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf’s request for exemption from appearing before it in the judges’ detention case, and directed police to improve security arrangements.