Free Press Journal
  • Was US govt aware of whereabouts of Khobragade’s maid?

    New Delhi: Even though the US government feigned ignorance, it may have been aware about the whereabouts of Sangeeta Richard, the maid of Indian Deputy Consul General in New York Devyani Khobragade who is at the centre of a diplomatic row.

  • Modi cleared to fight Rajasthan cricket polls

    Jaipur: Former Indian Premier League (IPL) commissioner Lalit Modi, who has been expelled for life by the Indian cricket board, Wednesday got the green signal from the Supreme Court appointed observer to fight for the post of president in the Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) elections slated for Thursday.

  • Gen Bikram Singh to be the new Chairman, COSC

    New Delhi: Army Chief Gen Bikram Singh has been appointed as the new Chairman, Chiefs of Staff Committee to succeed IAF Chief NAK Browne, who is superannuating on December 31.

  • Parliament adjourned sine die, may reconvene

    New Delhi: Parliament was adjourned sine die Wednesday after the much delayed Lokpal bill was passed in the Lok Sabha, but Congress sources said it could be reconvened.

  • Boy brutally murdered, eyes gouged out

    Jammu: In a gruesome incident, a 7-year-old boy was found brutally murdered with his eyes gouged out in a village here, police said today.

  • Cong leader gets nine-years RI for raping minor maid

    Raigarh: A fast track court has convicted a local Congress leader for raping his minor domestic help earlier this year and sentenced him to nine years of rigorous imprisonment.

  • Apples may reduce risk of heart attack

    London: An apple a day can actually keep the doctor away by protecting against heart attacks and stroke, according to a new Oxford study, which validates the 150-year-old saying.

  • BJP to have own security team of activists for Modi rally: Das

    Ranchi: The BJP has set up its own ‘security team’ comprising party activists for its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi’s December 29 ‘Vijay Sankalp’ rally at Dhurwa, a senior party leader today said.

  • AAP move to get people’s views on govt formation a farce: Sena

    Mumbai: With Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Admi Party (AAP) seeking to elicit views of people over the formation of government in Delhi, Shiv Sena today rubbished the exercise as “farcical” and appealed to people to be aware of the “escapists”.

  • Khobragade shifted to India’s UN mission

    New Delhi: Devyani Khobragade, who was arrested in New York for alleged visa fraud and underpaying her domestic assistant and had to reportedly undergo humiliating frisking by US marshals last week, has been shifted to the Permanent Mission of India (PMI) in New York, it is reliably learnt here Wednesday.