Free Press Journal
  • Digvijay slams Modi on ‘Jayanthi tax’ barb

    New Delhi: Congress today termed Narendra Modi’s “Jayanthi tax” barb against former Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan as “in very bad taste”, saying BJP’s Prime Ministerial candidate “only knows to abuse”.

  • Coffee boosts long-term memory

    Washington: Coffee not only keeps you from dozing off when you are pulling an all-nighter, it also boosts the brain’s ability to form new memories, scientists have found.

  • Nirupam, Dutt lead protest for Reliance power tariff cut

    Mumbai: Congress MPs Sanjay Nirupam and Priya Dutt today led a protest morcha outside the Reliance Energy office in suburban Kandivli, seeking reduction in power tariffs in the metropolis.

  • AAP leader Vishwas claims no development in Amethi

    Amethi (UP): In his ongoing campaign against Rahul Gandhi in his bastion, AAP leader Kumar Vishwas today visited a Dalit woman’s hut which the Congress leader had visited in January 2008 and held that her situation had not changed despite that.

  • Modi-baiter removed from Nair outfit

    Alappuzha (Ker): Gopinatha Pillai, a Narendra Modi critic and father of Gujarat encounter victim Javed Shaikh, has been removed as treasurer of the Nair  community outfit NSS’s local unit for allegedly making adverse comments against the BJP’s prime ministerial candidate at a meeting recently.

  • Government considering reservation for minorities

    New Delhi: Minority Affairs Minister K. Rahman Khan Monday said the government is looking into the issue of reservation for minorities as per the recommendations of the Ranganath Misra Commission report.

  • Kejriwal launches nursery admission helpline

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Monday launched a helpline where parents can register complains pertaining to the nursery admission procedures.

  • Beni accuses Mulayam of nepotism

    Bahraich (UP): Accusing Mulayam Singh Yadav of indulging in nepotism, Union Minister Beni Prasad Verma has said that his stint with Congress was better than the 30 years spent with the SP supremo.

  • Shopping mall manager arrested

    Kolkata: Manager of South City Mall was arrested today following the death of a worker inside its premises yesterday.

  • Southwest flight lands at wrong US airport

    Branson (US): A Southwest Airlines flight that was supposed to land at Branson Airport has instead landed at a smaller airport just outside of the southwest Missouri town.

  • United AP supporters protest against Telangana Bill

    Vijayawada: The supporters of united Andhra Pradesh and APNGOs association members today burnt the copies of the draft AP Reorganisation Bill, which is under discussion in the state Assembly, at many places in Krishna district.

  • SC to hear law intern’s petition on Wednesday

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear a petition filed by the law intern, who has accused former Supreme Court judge Justice Swatanter Kumar of sexual harassment.