Free Press Journal
  • Adarsh probe: Indicted bureaucrat writes to Maha Govt

    Mumbai: Expressing unhappiness over the Adarsh housing society scam probe and subsequent indictment of bureaucrats in the judicial commission report, an indicted officer has written to the Maharashtra government over the issue.

  • Cong hits back at BJP for Jharkhand neglected charge

    New Delhi: Hitting back at Narendra Modi for accusing UPA government of ignoring Jharkhand, Congress today charged BJP with “misleading” the people and pointed out that the opposition party had also ruled the state for 8 years.

  • AAP leader to contest against Rahul in Amethi, dares Modi to do the same

    New Delhi: AAP leader Kumar Vishwas today said he would be taking on Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi in Amethi in Lok Sabha elections and dared BJPs Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi to run from the same constituency and “see who wins” the contest.

  • AAP to pitch Yogendra Yadav as Haryana CM candidate: Vishwas Kumar

    New Delhi: After forming the government in Delhi, the rookie Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is now focusing on the Haryana assembly poll where it would project party ideologue Yogendra Yadav as its chief ministerial candidate, said AAP leader Kumar Vishwas, who is himself preparing to take on Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi in Amethi in the Lok Sabha polls.

  • Explosives found outside Musharraf’s house

    Islamabad: Five packets of explosives were found today near former Pakistani military ruler Gen Pervez Musharraf’s farmhouse here, days after explosives were discovered on the road he was to take to a court.

  • Five-year-old raped by security guard

    New Delhi: A five-year-old girl was raped by a security guard who took her to a secluded place on the pretext of finding a nice place to play, police said Monday. The man has been arrested.

  • Rly demolition: Civic body says ball now in Delhi govt’s court

    New Delhi: The East Delhi Municipal Corporation today distanced itself from Railways’ demolition drive in Mansarovar Park that has left over 900 people homeless in the national capital, where the mercury dipped to a chilling 2.4 degrees this morning.

  • Four ‘VIPs’ held in Goa for using red beacons on cars

    Panaji: Four people impersonating as VIPs were arrested Monday for flaunting red beacons on their vehicles in Goa, flouting a Supreme Court ruling on use of red beacons, flashers, sirens and blue beacons on vehicles.

  • Kejriwal announces Rs one crore compensation for slain cop

    New Delhi: In one of the highest such compensations, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today granted Rs one crore financial assistance to the family of a Delhi Police constable who was allegedly beaten to death by suspected liquor mafia in Ghitorni area of South Delhi last week.

  • BJP demands CBI probe against HP CM, calls it ‘test’ for Rahul

    New Delhi: BJP today alleged that Himachal Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh took “bribe” from a private power firm for granting it extension for a project and asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi what action would be taken against him.

  • Two more bodies found in Karbi Anglong dist; curfew relaxed

    Diphu (Assam): Two more bodies, including that of a woman, were recovered today from the troubled areas of Karbi Anglong district in Assam, taking the toll to eight since violence erupted there last week.

  • Enzyme discovery may provide jet lag cure

    Washington: The enzyme that manufactures melatonin – hormone which regulates the body’s internal clock – originated 500 million years ago, according to a new study which may hold clues to treating jet lag and ‘winter blues’.