Free Press Journal
  • Delhi ministers, police row to be probed

    New Delhi: Lt. Governor Najeeb Jung Friday ordered an enquiry into the dispute between two Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) ministers and the Delhi Police.

  • ‘Cong trying every trick to keep BJP from coming to power’

    New Delhi: BJP today charged the Congress with trying every trick, including invoking the threat to secularism and tying up with any force, to keep the main opposition from coming to power after seeing the “writing on the wall that its defeat is certain” in Lok Sabha polls.

  • Delhi CM to meet home min as AAP govt looks to “fix” police

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party government has decided to take up with the Union home minister its demand for the suspension of four police officials for alleged non- cooperation and lapses in duty after the Delhi police chief rejected their call for the said personnel to be penalised.

  • Gold, silver fall on sluggish demand

    New Delhi: Gold prices fell by Rs 80 to Rs 29,970 per ten grams in the national capital today on stockists selling against sluggish demand at prevailing higher levels.

  • Omar slams Aiyar for mocking Narendra Modi’s ‘humble’ origins

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today criticized senior Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar for “mocking” at the “humble” background of BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, saying such remarks would not help the UPA’s campaign.

  • Need to build long term strategic ties with India: PACOM

    Washington: A four-star US commander has said that there is need to build long-term strategic ties with India, which allows the latter to have a deeper role in the security environment of the Asia Pacific region.

  • NSA scoops up millions of text messages a day: report

    London: The US National Security Agency has collected almost 200 million mobile phone text messages a day from around the world, a report has said, in the latest revelations from the Edward Snowden files.

  • 36 injured as blast hits opposition rally in Thailand

    Bangkok: At least 36 people were injured today when a blast hit an anti-government protest march here in the latest flare-up of violence against opposition groups seeking to oust beleaguered premier Yingluck Shinawatra.

  • Modi can sell tea if he likes, won’t become PM: Mani Shankar Aiyar

    New Delhi: Mocking Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar at the All India Congress Committee (AICC) meet said that Modi could never become the prime minister, and added, “If he wants to sell tea here, we can

  • Sonia attacks BJP, says its divisive ideology biggest threat

    New Delhi: Making a scathing attack on the BJP, Congress President Sonia Gandhi today warned that the country faced the biggest threat from communal forces and their ideology even as the AICC resolution called upon “like-minded political and social forces to come together at this critical juncture”.

  • Poland’s first face transplant earns world recognition

    Warsaw: Poland’s first-ever face transplant has been recognised as the world’s best example of reconstructive surgery of 2013 at a recent annual meeting of the American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery (ASRM) in Hawaii, media reported Thursday.

  • Police don’t understand their responsibility: Manish Sisodia

    New Delhi: Reacting to the rape of a Danish woman in the capital on Tuesday Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Manish Sisodia on Friday said that the police is responsible for these mishaps, and therefore the station house officer of the area should be suspended.

  • Police refuse to suspend men, AAP adamant

    New Delhi: Delhi Police Friday refused to suspend four of its officers who allegedly refused to act against a sex and drug gang, but the Delhi government reiterated the demand.

  • Congress decision on Rahul Gandhi is final: Sonia

    New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi Friday firmly told clamouring party leaders and activists that the decision not to field Rahul Gandhi as the prime ministerial candidate was final.