Free Press Journal
  • Haryana Government hounding Khemka: R.K. Singh

    New Delhi: Backing suspended IAS officer Ashok Khemka, former Union Home Secretary and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader R.K. Singh on Saturday said the Haryana Government is trying to hound Khemka for carrying out his duties properly.

  • 18 killed in Mumbai stampede

    Mumbai:At least 18 mourners were killed in a stampede early Saturday near the Malabar Hill residence here of Dawoodi Bohra spiritual leader Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin who passed away Friday morning aged 102, officials said.

  • Doctors carry out post-mortem on Sunanda’s body

    New Delhi: A three-member team of senior doctors at AIIMS here today began post-mortem on the body of Sunanda Pushkar, wife of Union Minister Shashi Tharoor, even as police continued to probe various angles including suicide in the case.

  • Taliban attack in Kabul kills 21, including IMF official

    Kabul: The Taliban struck at a restaurant in Afghan capital Kabul and killed at least 21 people, including 13 foreigners and a representative of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Friday, the police chief said Saturday.

  • Bharara given time till Jan 31 to respond to Khobragade’s plea

    New York: A US judge here has granted Manhattan’s top prosecutor Preet Bharara time till January 31 to file his opposition to the  motion submitted by Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade seeking dismissal of the indictment against her on visa fraud charges.

  • Raising issues of public not immoral and illegal: Vinod Binny

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Vinod Binny on Saturday said that he will be sending a reply to the show cause notice issued to him by the party, and added that raising the issues of the people is not immoral and illegal.

  • Obama finally reins in some of NSA’s snoop-op powers

    Washington: US President Barack Obama, in his formal announcement of changes to be employed in the National Security Agency’s controversial spy-ops has reportedly said that the agency would require court’s permission to access the stored phone data and cannot store the information itself.

  • Charges framed agst Nirmal Yadav in cash-at-judge’s door scam

    Chandigarh: A special CBI court here today framed charges against former Punjab and Haryana High Court Judge Nirmal Yadav in the 2008 cash-at-judge’s door scam after the Supreme Court dismissed her plea for stay on proceedings of the trial court.

  • PM to give away national bravery awards to 25 children

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will confer National Bravery awards on 25 children this year on the eve of Republic Day. Among the awardees, nine are girls. Five awards will be given posthumously.

  • Sunanda Pushkar’s death: Police gather CCTV footage

    New Delhi: CCTV footage at the hotel where union Minister Shashi Tharoor’s wife Sunanda Pushkar was found dead has been gathered by the police, an official said Saturday.

  • Panel constituted to conduct Sunanda Pushkar’s autopsy

    New Delhi: A three-doctor panel was constituted Saturday to conduct the postmortem examination of union Minister Shashi Tharoor’s wife Sunanda Pushkar, who was found dead Friday night in a hotel here.

  • Three AIIMS doctors to conduct autopsy on Sunanda Tharoor

    New Delhi: Doctors at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences ( AIIMS) said Saturday that the autopsy on the body of Sunanda Pushkar Tharoor, the dead wife of Union Minister of State for Human Resource Development Shashi Tharoor, would be conducted soon.

  • Shashi Tharoor will not attend Jaipur Lit Fest

    Jaipur: Union minister Shashi Tharoor who was slated to attend the Jaipur Literature Festival today, will not attend the event following his wife’s death.

  • Shashi Tharoor complains of chest pain, admitted to AIIMS

    New Delhi: Union Minister of State for Human Resource Development Shashi Tharoor was on Saturday admitted to All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) after he complained of chest pain.