Free Press Journal
  • New MRI technique shows the wrist in motion

    Washington: Scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have developed a new technique to create “movies” of the wrist in motion using a series of brief magnetic resonance imaging scans.

  • BJP indulging in ‘doublespeak’ on corruption: Sibal

    New Delhi: Law Minister Kapil Sibal today launched a scathing attack on BJP saying the party which indulges in “doublespeak” on corruption cannot question the Prime Minister on the issue as the UPA has taken graft head on and its ministers have resigned on “mere” allegations.

  • I have not looked into the issue: PM on charges against HP CM

    New Delhi: Notwithstanding the controversy surrounding Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh over, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said he has not looked into the issue as he did not have the time for it, drawing sharp criticism from the BJP.

  • Modi is the only hope, says Yeddyurappa

    Bangalore: Former Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa, who announced his party KJP’s decision to merge with BJP, today flayed Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s comment that Narendra Modi as PM would be “disastrous” for the country and said the Gujarat Chief Minister was the “only hope”.

  • Modi would be dangerous for Congress, not for country: Raman

    Raipur: Defending Narendra Modi after the Prime Minister’s broadside, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh said here this evening that the BJP’s Prime Ministerial candidate was dangerous for Congress, not for the country.

  • Rahul rightful person to carry PM’s baton: Manish Tewari

    New Delhi: Rahul Gandhi is the rightful person to carry Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s baton, Union Minister Manish Tewari today said shortly after Singh declared that he would bow out of office after the Lok Sabha elections.

  • Delhi’s homeless call night shelters unsafe

    New Delhi: Despite Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announcing that night shelters running in tents will be replaced with portacabins to shield the homeless from the intense cold, many of the homeless said they would prefer sleeping on the city’s roads than move in to unsafe night shelters.

  • Yasin Bhatkal, aide sent to police custody for 10 days

    New Delhi: Indian Mujahideen co-founder Yasin Bhatkal and close aide Asadullah Akhtar were today remanded in police custody for 10 days by a Delhi court in connection with a case lodged against them for the September 2010 Jama Masjid terror attack days before the Commonwealth games here.

  • ‘Political space open for Left, other parties in LS polls’

    New Delhi: Veteran communist leader A B Bardhan today ruled out Congress or BJP coming to power in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls and said the political space was open for regional parties and the Left to make a bid to form government.

  • Three cops surrender in doc attack case; MARD to withdraw stir

    Mumbai: Maharashtra government today informed the Bombay High Court that three policemen involved in an attack on a doctor in Solapur have surrendered, even as the state association of resident doctors here said that it will soon withdraw its indefinite strike over the assault.

  • Court to hear ex-ISRO scientist’s defamation plea on Feb 13

    New Delhi: A Delhi court today fixed February 13 for hearing a criminal defamation complaint filed by a former scientist of ISRO, who was acquitted in a 1994 espionage case, against former Gujarat DGP R B Sreekumar for allegedly defaming him by making “false statements”.

  • I will remain quiet on resignation issue: Justice Ganguly

    Kolkata: Justice (retd) A K Ganguly today preferred to remain “quiet” over his resignation as WBHRC chief after the Union cabinet approved a proposal for sending a presidential reference to the Supreme Court on the issue saying he hasn’t “decided anything”.